Port of Houston

The Port of HOUSTON is located in the fourth-largest city in the US. It’s 25 miles long and located just a few hours’ sailing time from the Gulf of Mexico. It’s the busiest port in the US in terms of foreign tonnage.

How much does it cost to ship a container to/from Houston

Container shipping rates to Houston

These are examples of the cheapest rates for 20 foot FCL container shipping to Houston

Valencia - Houston

From 1,564 $

Madrid - Houston

From 1,494 $

Barcelona - Houston

From 1,495 $

Veracruz - Houston

From 1,602 $

Altamira - Houston

From 1,602 $

Container shipping rates from Houston

These are examples of the cheapest rates for 20 foot FCL container shipping from Houston

Houston - Valencia

From 519 $

Houston - Barcelona

From 519 $

Houston - Bilbao

From 1,002 $

Houston - Vigo

From 955 $

Location of Houston

Country:UNITED STATES

Coordinates:

Latitude:29.75757 , Longitude:-95.3512

Departures and arrivals

Scheduled departures from the port of Houston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date (aprox)Documents cut-offCut-off
TAMPA TRIUMPHV01 Jun/2020
HAMBURG EXPRESSV01 Jun/2020
WEC CORNEILLE101 Jun/2020
RIO BLACKWATER22W01 Jun/2020
TAMPA TRIUMPH*01 Jun/2020

Recent departures from the port of Houston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date
GSL VALERIEPD021R23 May/2020
MAERSK IDAHO021E23 May/2020
YM ENLIGHTENMENT5423 May/2020
OOCL SOUTHAMPTON93W23 May/2020
FS IPANEMA23323 May/2020

Scheduled arrivals to the port of Houston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date (estimated)
YAKOOTV01 Jun/2020
TBA01 Jun/2020
MSC OSCARX01 Jun/2020
MAERSK OHIO020W SUDU01 Jun/2020
TBA01 Jun/2020

Recent arrivals to the port of Houston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date
BALTIC PETREL2001723 May/2020
WEC VERMEER965N23 May/2020
WEC VAN GOGH014N23 May/2020
BALTIC FULMAR2001623 May/2020
MSC BEIJINGMF017W23 May/2020

Estimated transit time to send a container to Houston

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
EuropeSpainAlgecirasHouston, Tx431,456$
AsiaChinaXiamenHouston, Tx331,984$
EuropeSpainVigoHouston, Tx331,876$
EuropeGreecePiraeusHouston, Tx171,937$
EuropeNetherlandsRotterdamHouston, Tx171,781$
EuropeGermanyBremerhavenHouston, Tx152,302$

Longest transit time to Houston

The longest transit time to ship a container to Houston is the route Algeciras - Houston, Tx, with an average of 43 days. The next longest routes are Xiamen - Houston, Tx, with an average of 33 days and Vigo - Houston, Tx, with an average of 33 days.

Shortest transit time to Houston

The shortest transit time to ship a container to Houston is the route Bremerhaven - Houston, Tx, with an average of 15 days. The next shortest routes are Piraeus - Houston, Tx, with an average of 17 days; and Rotterdam - Houston, Tx, with an average of 17 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to Houston

At iContainers, you can find 469 routes for sending containers to Houston. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
BarcelonaHouston, Tx
BusanHouston, Tx
Ho Chi Minh CityHouston, Tx
Jawaharlal Nehru (Nhava Sheva)Houston, Tx
Mumbai (Ex Bombay)Houston, Tx