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

Barcelona - Houston

From 4,784 $

Valencia - Houston

From 4,784 $

Algeciras - Houston

From 4,784 $

Madrid - Houston

From 5,196 $

Bilbao - Houston

From 5,214 $

Container shipping rates from Houston

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

Houston - Barcelona

From 847 $

Houston - Valencia

From 890 $

Houston - Tarragona

From 1,290 $

Houston - Vigo

From 1,788 $

Houston - Bilbao

From 1,869 $

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
AL KHARJ006E ONEY12 Dec/202207 Dec/202207 Dec/2022
AL KHARJ006E ONEY19 Dec/202214 Dec/202214 Dec/2022
AL KHARJ006E ONEY26 Dec/202221 Dec/202221 Dec/2022

Recent departures from the port of Houston

There are not recent departures from the port of Houston at the moment.

Scheduled arrivals to the port of Houston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date (estimated)
RIO NEGRO020N SUDU12 Dec/2022
RIO NEGRO020N SUDU19 Dec/2022
RIO NEGRO020N SUDU26 Dec/2022

Recent arrivals to the port of Houston

There are not recent arrivals to the port of Houston at the moment.

Estimated transit time to send a container to Houston

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
AsiaJapanShimizuHouston, Tx374,190$
AsiaSingaporeSingaporeHouston, Tx373,869$
AsiaChinaChangpingHouston, Tx323,816$
AsiaChinaZhapuHouston, Tx123,887$
AsiaTaiwanKeelung (Chilung)Houston, Tx123,755$
AmericaColombiaCartagenaHouston, Tx71,549$

Longest transit time to Houston

The longest transit time to ship a container to Houston is the route Shimizu - Houston, Tx, with an average of 37 days. The next longest routes are Singapore - Houston, Tx, with an average of 37 days and Changping - Houston, Tx, with an average of 32 days.

Shortest transit time to Houston

The shortest transit time to ship a container to Houston is the route Cartagena - Houston, Tx, with an average of 7 days. The next shortest routes are Zhapu - Houston, Tx, with an average of 12 days; and Keelung (Chilung) - Houston, Tx, with an average of 12 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to Houston

At iContainers, you can find 549 routes for sending containers to Houston. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
AlgecirasHouston, Tx
BarcelonaHouston, Tx
BilbaoHouston, Tx
MadridHouston, Tx
ValenciaHouston, Tx

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