Port of New Orleans

Located in Louisiana, the NEW ORLEANS port is the sixth largest in the US based on volume of cargo handled. It’s connected to the US heartlands by the Mississippi River. It handles coffee, rubber, steel, containers and manufactured goods. Its facilities include 20 million square feet of cargo handling area and is often seen as the center point of American waterway trade.

How much does it cost to ship a container to/from New Orleans

Container shipping rates to New Orleans

These are examples of the cheapest rates for 20 foot FCL container shipping to New Orleans

Algeciras - NEW ORLEANS

From 3,953 $

Valencia - NEW ORLEANS

From 3,839 $

Madrid - NEW ORLEANS

From 3,864 $

Barcelona - NEW ORLEANS

From 3,864 $

Bilbao - NEW ORLEANS

From 4,547 $

Container shipping rates from New Orleans

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

NEW ORLEANS - Valencia

From 368 $

NEW ORLEANS - Barcelona

From 784 $

NEW ORLEANS - Bilbao

From 885 $

NEW ORLEANS - Vigo

From 1,072 $

NEW ORLEANS - Algeciras

From 1,258 $

Location of New Orleans

Country:UNITED STATES

Coordinates:

Latitude:29.95465 , Longitude:-90.07507

Departures and arrivals

Scheduled departures from the port of New Orleans

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date (aprox)Documents cut-offCut-off
AL KHARJ006E24 Jan/202219 Jan/202219 Jan/2022
AL KHARJ006E31 Jan/202226 Jan/202226 Jan/2022
AL KHARJ006E07 Feb/202202 Feb/202202 Feb/2022

Recent departures from the port of New Orleans

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date
C HAMBURGME148E MSCU07 Dec/2021
DIMITRA CDMC1021 ACLU03 Dec/2021
VEGA SAGITTARIUS202S KOSL03 Dec/2021
ZIM QINGDAO096E ZIMULR01 Dec/2021
MSC MARIA ELENAME147E MSCUPA30 Nov/2021

Scheduled arrivals to the port of New Orleans

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date (estimated)
RIO NEGRO020N SUDU24 Jan/2022
RIO NEGRO020N SUDU31 Jan/2022
RIO NEGRO020N SUDU07 Feb/2022

Recent arrivals to the port of New Orleans

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date
ONE HAWK021E ONEY25 Dec/2021
COSCO SHIPPING JASMI0MBA3E CMDU22 Dec/2021
TBATBA 4 ACLU22 Dec/2021
HYUNDAI PRIDE041E ONEY18 Dec/2021
HAMBURG BAYHBY29 ACLU16 Dec/2021

Estimated transit time to send a container to New Orleans

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
AsiaChinaQingdaoNew Orleans4310,107$
AsiaChinaYantaiNew Orleans4310,227$
AsiaChinaChongqingNew Orleans4114,867$
EuropePolandGdyniaNew Orleans28,212$
EuropeSwedenGoteborgNew Orleans28,819$
EuropeUnited KingdomGrangemouthNew Orleans28,309$

Longest transit time to New Orleans

The longest transit time to ship a container to New Orleans is the route Qingdao - New Orleans, with an average of 43 days. The next longest routes are Yantai - New Orleans, with an average of 43 days and Chongqing - New Orleans, with an average of 41 days.

Shortest transit time to New Orleans

The shortest transit time to ship a container to New Orleans is the route Gdynia - New Orleans, with an average of 2 days. The next shortest routes are Goteborg - New Orleans, with an average of 2 days; and Grangemouth - New Orleans, with an average of 2 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to New Orleans

At iContainers, you can find 382 routes for sending containers to New Orleans. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
BarcelonaNew Orleans
CartagenaNew Orleans
ShanghaiNew Orleans
ValenciaNew Orleans
VeracruzNew Orleans

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