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

Algeciras - Houston

From 1,612 $

Madrid - Houston

From 1,428 $

Barcelona - Houston

From 1,445 $

Valencia - Houston

From 1,472 $

Bilbao - Houston

From 1,958 $

Container shipping rates from Houston

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

Houston - Barcelona

From 694 $

Houston - Valencia

From 694 $

Houston - Algeciras

From 808 $

Houston - Tarragona

From 1,160 $

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
SKIATHOS I0DV3XS119 Aug/2019
ZIM MONACO69W19 Aug/2019
MSC BUSAN932 MSCU19 Aug/201905 Aug/201908 Aug/2019
MSC PAMELAIU930R19 Aug/2019
PHILADELPHIA EXPRESS66 ONEYUS19 Aug/201905 Aug/201908 Aug/2019

Recent departures from the port of Houston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date
MAERSK IOWA932E10 Aug/2019
KEA1931S10 Aug/2019
KEA1931S10 Aug/2019
KEA 1931S10 Aug/2019
ALEXANDRA0PG4AW1MA10 Aug/2019

Scheduled arrivals to the port of Houston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date (estimated)
SANTA LORETTA0PP43E1MA19 Aug/2019
TBA19 Aug/2019
PARIS EXPRESS001E19 Aug/2019
MSC VIVIANA934e19 Aug/2019
TBA19 Aug/2019

Recent arrivals to the port of Houston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date
SINE A927W10 Aug/2019
SAN ALVARO927E10 Aug/2019
X-PRESS SHANNON925S10 Aug/2019
SENTOSA928E10 Aug/2019
K-RIVER927W10 Aug/2019

Estimated transit time to send a container to Houston

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
AfricaNamibiaWalvis BayHouston, Tx562,745$
AsiaBahrainBahrainHouston, Tx492,842$
AsiaChinaChongqingHouston, Tx472,752$
AsiaChinaZhangjiagangHouston, Tx122,835$
AsiaChinaZhapuHouston, Tx123,327$
AsiaSouth KoreaBusanHouston, Tx113,105$

Longest transit time to Houston

The longest transit time to ship a container to Houston is the route Walvis Bay - Houston, Tx, with an average of 56 days. The next longest routes are Bahrain - Houston, Tx, with an average of 49 days and Chongqing - Houston, Tx, with an average of 47 days.

Shortest transit time to Houston

The shortest transit time to ship a container to Houston is the route Busan - Houston, Tx, with an average of 11 days. The next shortest routes are Zhangjiagang - Houston, Tx, with an average of 12 days; and Zhapu - Houston, Tx, with an average of 12 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to Houston

At iContainers, you can find 532 routes for sending containers to Houston. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
AltamiraHouston, Tx
LiverpoolHouston, Tx
SouthamptonHouston, Tx
TilburyHouston, Tx
VeracruzHouston, Tx