Port of Los Angeles

The LOS ANGELES port is located in the San Pedro Bay of the western US state of California. With 23 cargo terminals, 270 deepwater berths and 9 container terminals, it handles around $1.2 billion worth of cargo each day. It’s the top US port by container volume and cargo value.

How much does it cost to ship a container to/from Los Angeles

Container shipping rates to Los Angeles

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

Vigo - Los Angeles

From 5,540 $

Bilbao - Los Angeles

From 5,540 $

GIJON - Los Angeles

From 5,417 $

Container shipping rates from Los Angeles

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

Los Angeles - Manzanillo

From 1,217 $

Los Angeles - LAZARO CARDENAS

From 1,217 $

Los Angeles - Vigo

From 1,974 $

Los Angeles - Mexico City

From 2,317 $

Los Angeles - Bilbao

From 2,958 $

Location of Los Angeles

Country:UNITED STATES

Coordinates:

Latitude:34.05223 , Longitude:-118.24368

Departures and arrivals

Scheduled departures from the port of Los Angeles

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date (aprox)Documents cut-offCut-off
AL KHARJ006E ONEY31 Jan/202226 Jan/202226 Jan/2022
AL KHARJ006E ONEY07 Feb/202202 Feb/202202 Feb/2022
AL KHARJ006E ONEY14 Feb/202209 Feb/202209 Feb/2022

Recent departures from the port of Los Angeles

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date
C HAMBURGME148E MSCU07 Dec/2021
VEGA SAGITTARIUS202S KOSL03 Dec/2021
ZIM QINGDAO096E ZIMULR01 Dec/2021
MSC MARIA ELENAME147E MSCUPA30 Nov/2021
CONTSHIP AIR216S KOSL26 Nov/2021

Scheduled arrivals to the port of Los Angeles

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date (estimated)
MOL CREATION076E ONEY31 Jan/2022
MOL CREATION076E ONEY07 Feb/2022
MOL CREATION076E ONEY14 Feb/2022

Recent arrivals to the port of Los Angeles

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date
XIN NING BO069S03 Jan/2022
COSCO SHIPPING TAURU019W31 Dec/2021
COSCO SHIPPING TAURU019W27 Dec/2021
GH BORA071S27 Dec/2021
OOCL CALIFORNIA118S27 Dec/2021

Estimated transit time to send a container to Los Angeles

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
EuropeUnited KingdomSouthamptonLos Angeles338,192$
EuropeFranceLe HavreLos Angeles328,200$
EuropeNetherlandsRotterdamLos Angeles308,219$
EuropeUnited KingdomBelfastLos Angeles28,639$
EuropeUnited KingdomGrangemouthLos Angeles28,679$
EuropeUnited KingdomGreenockLos Angeles28,682$

Longest transit time to Los Angeles

The longest transit time to ship a container to Los Angeles is the route Southampton - Los Angeles, with an average of 33 days. The next longest routes are Le Havre - Los Angeles, with an average of 32 days and Rotterdam - Los Angeles, with an average of 30 days.

Shortest transit time to Los Angeles

The shortest transit time to ship a container to Los Angeles is the route Belfast - Los Angeles, with an average of 2 days. The next shortest routes are Grangemouth - Los Angeles, with an average of 2 days; and Greenock - Los Angeles, with an average of 2 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to Los Angeles

At iContainers, you can find 462 routes for sending containers to Los Angeles. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
BuenaventuraLos Angeles
CallaoLos Angeles
NingboLos Angeles
QingdaoLos Angeles
ShanghaiLos Angeles

Peak Season 2021

Dive into the factors affecting this year’s peak season and their impact, as well as the advice and tips needed to begin planning your shipment

Peak Season 2021 eBook
Klaus Lydsal

"Shippers should plan as far in advance as possible. With COVID on the map and lack of space, this season will be more unpredictable than the previous one, with rates never seen"

Klaus Lydsal, vice president of operations at iContainers