How much does it cost to ship a container to India

These are examples of the cheapest rates for 20 foot FCL container shipping to India’s ports:

Algeciras - Chennai

From 852 $

Valencia - Chennai

From 856 $

Barcelona - Chennai

From 1,149 $

NEW YORK - Chennai

From 877 $

Los Angeles - Chennai

From 2,046 $

Long Beach - Chennai

From 2,185 $

Ship containers to different ports in India

Ship your container to India in FCL (Full Container Load) or LCL (Less than a Container Load) shipment at the best rate. iContainers operates in 24 ports in India from the United States and in 16 ports in India from Spain for ocean freight transport.

Estimated transit time to send a container to India

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
AmericaUnited StatesNashvilleChennai (Ex Madras)751,351$
AmericaUnited StatesMemphisChennai (Ex Madras)741,375$
AmericaUnited StatesCincinnati, OhChennai (Ex Madras)731,271$
AmericaUnited StatesTacomaChennai (Ex Madras)201,620$
AmericaUnited StatesPortlandChennai (Ex Madras)142,020$
AmericaUnited StatesOaklandChennai (Ex Madras)121,375$

Longest transit time to India

The longest transit time to ship a container to India is the route Nashville - Chennai (Ex Madras), with an average of 75 days. The next longest routes are Memphis - Chennai (Ex Madras), with an average of 74 days and Cincinnati, Oh - Chennai (Ex Madras), with an average of 73 days.

Shortest transit time to India

The shortest transit time to ship a container to India is the route Oakland - Chennai (Ex Madras), with an average of 12 days. The next shortest routes are Portland - Chennai (Ex Madras), with an average of 14 days; and Tacoma - Chennai (Ex Madras), with an average of 20 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to India

At iContainers, you can find 138 routes for sending containers to India. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
AlgecirasChennai (Ex Madras)
BangkokChennai (Ex Madras)
Los AngelesChennai (Ex Madras)
New YorkChennai (Ex Madras)
ShanghaiChennai (Ex Madras)

Useful information for shipping containers to India

Thanks to our online quote engine, you can obtain the best rates for container shipping to India in less than 15 seconds. Follow these 3 steps to book your shipment:

The 3 steps for booking your container shipment with iContainers

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