Port of Rotterdam

The Dutch port of Rotterdam is the largest port in Europe, situated on the confluence of the Rhine and Meuse rivers. With the largest fleet of floating cranes in Europe, it’s a prime centre of exchange for goods between Europe and the rest of the world thanks to its ocean, river-based and land-based connections.

How much does it cost to ship a container to/from Rotterdam

Container shipping rates to Rotterdam

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

Algeciras - Rotterdam

From 457 $

Valencia - Rotterdam

From 477 $

Madrid - Rotterdam

From 635 $

Houston - Rotterdam

From 497 $

Miami - Rotterdam

From 540 $

NEW YORK - Rotterdam

From 754 $

Container shipping rates from Rotterdam

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

Rotterdam - Charleston

From 1,788 $

Rotterdam - NEW YORK

From 1,904 $

Rotterdam - Savannah

From 1,702 $

Rotterdam - Houston

From 1,707 $

Rotterdam - Norfolk

From 1,754 $

Location of Rotterdam

Country:NETHERLANDS

Coordinates:

Latitude:51.92423 , Longitude:4.50125

Departures and arrivals

Scheduled departures from the port of Rotterdam

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date (aprox)Documents cut-offCut-off
CMA CGM TOSCA0LB7HW1MA26 Oct/202022 Oct/202025 Oct/2020
QUEBEC EXPRESS59W4426 Oct/202022 Oct/202025 Oct/2020
APL NEW JERSEY0VB77W1MA26 Oct/202022 Oct/202025 Oct/2020
POLAR ARGENTINA043S26 Oct/2020
NYK DAEDALUS068W ONEYPA27 Oct/202017 Oct/202020 Oct/2020

Recent departures from the port of Rotterdam

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date
CMA CGM CHATEAU D'IF0VB75W1MA17 Oct/2020
MOL GLIDE061W17 Oct/2020
EVER LASTING050W16 Oct/2020
MSC ILONA042W16 Oct/2020
MSC ILONA042W16 Oct/2020

Scheduled arrivals to the port of Rotterdam

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date (estimated)
CMA CGM GEORG FORSTE0FM5BW1MA26 Oct/2020
MAERSK GAIRLOCH040E26 Oct/2020
MAERSK IDAHO041E26 Oct/2020
HAMBURG BAY005E27 Oct/2020
MAERSK GAIRLOCH040E27 Oct/2020

Recent arrivals to the port of Rotterdam

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date
MSC SAO PAULO159E4017 Oct/2020
MSC SAO PAULO159E4017 Oct/2020
CMA CGM ARGENTINA0FM59W1MA17 Oct/2020
MSC SAO PAULO159E4017 Oct/2020
CALISTO2004117 Oct/2020

Estimated transit time to send a container to Rotterdam

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
AmericaUnited StatesLos AngelesRotterdam331,879$
AmericaUnited StatesHouston, TxRotterdam24500$
AmericaUnited StatesBaltimoreRotterdam23648$
EuropeSpainAlgecirasRotterdam6200$
EuropeSpainBilbaoRotterdam6670$
EuropeSpainVigoRotterdam3670$

Longest transit time to Rotterdam

The longest transit time to ship a container to Rotterdam is the route Los Angeles - Rotterdam, with an average of 33 days. The next longest routes are Houston, Tx - Rotterdam, with an average of 24 days and Baltimore - Rotterdam, with an average of 23 days.

Shortest transit time to Rotterdam

The shortest transit time to ship a container to Rotterdam is the route Vigo - Rotterdam, with an average of 3 days. The next shortest routes are Algeciras - Rotterdam, with an average of 6 days; and Bilbao - Rotterdam, with an average of 6 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to Rotterdam

At iContainers, you can find 179 routes for sending containers to Rotterdam. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
CartagenaRotterdam
MiamiRotterdam
New YorkRotterdam
ShanghaiRotterdam
VeracruzRotterdam

Peak Season 2020

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 2020 eBook
Klaus Lydsal

"Shippers should plan as far in advance as possible. With COVID, Brexit and the elections in USA, this season will be more unpredictable than the previous one."

Klaus Lydsal, vice president of operations at iContainers