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

Madrid - Houston

From 1,550 $

Barcelona - Houston

From 1,584 $

Valencia - Houston

From 1,576 $

Algeciras - Houston

From 1,606 $

Bilbao - Houston

From 1,792 $

Container shipping rates from Houston

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

Houston - Valencia

From 674 $

Houston - Barcelona

From 720 $

Houston - Vigo

From 960 $

Houston - Bilbao

From 996 $

Houston - GIJON

From 2,176 $

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
MSC GIULIAIU949R MSCU16 Dec/201902 Dec/201905 Dec/2019
MSC ROSARIAMW950A16 Dec/2019
SINGAPORE EXPRESS950W16 Dec/2019
PEGASUS J9147 KOSL16 Dec/201902 Dec/201905 Dec/2019
KRISTINA0DV4VS116 Dec/2019

Recent departures from the port of Houston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date
LILA LONDON 003E07 Dec/2019
BRUSSELS0VB4GE1PL07 Dec/2019
ATHENS GLORY20307 Dec/2019
BRUSSELS0VB4GE1PL07 Dec/2019
COLOMBOPD949R07 Dec/2019

Scheduled arrivals to the port of Houston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date (estimated)
OOCL MEMPHIS053E16 Dec/2019
EVER EAGLE1116-144E16 Dec/2019
MSC LEANNEFJ951E16 Dec/2019
TBA16 Dec/2019
TBA16 Dec/2019

Recent arrivals to the port of Houston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date
MAERSK SHENZHEN939W07 Dec/2019
TG ATHENAHY942R07 Dec/2019
ALDEBARAN J945E07 Dec/2019
ALEXANDER MAERSK940W07 Dec/2019
ANDROMEDA J195607 Dec/2019

Estimated transit time to send a container to Houston

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
AfricaSouth AfricaCape TownHouston, Tx552,700$
AsiaChinaXiamenHouston, Tx462,203$
EuropeSpainZaragozaHouston, Tx40681$
EuropePortugalLisboaHouston, Tx172,168$
EuropeUnited KingdomLondonHouston, Tx171,780$
EuropeFranceLe HavreHouston, Tx161,784$

Longest transit time to Houston

The longest transit time to ship a container to Houston is the route Cape Town - Houston, Tx, with an average of 55 days. The next longest routes are Xiamen - Houston, Tx, with an average of 46 days and Zaragoza - Houston, Tx, with an average of 40 days.

Shortest transit time to Houston

The shortest transit time to ship a container to Houston is the route Le Havre - Houston, Tx, with an average of 16 days. The next shortest routes are Lisboa - Houston, Tx, with an average of 17 days; and London - Houston, Tx, with an average of 17 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to Houston

At iContainers, you can find 287 routes for sending containers to Houston. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
Ho Chi Minh CityHouston, Tx
Jawaharlal Nehru (Nhava Sheva)Houston, Tx
LiverpoolHouston, Tx
SouthamptonHouston, Tx
TilburyHouston, Tx