How much does it cost to ship a container to Sri Lanka

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

Long Beach - Colombo

From 1,048 $

Los Angeles - Colombo

From 1,114 $

NEW YORK - Colombo

From 1,141 $

Barcelona - Colombo

From 1,606 $

Valencia - Colombo

From 1,620 $

Madrid - Colombo

From 1,738 $

Shipping rates from United States to Sri Lanka

charleston - colombo
DV20
$ 965
DV40
$ 1,105
40HC
$ 1,375
long beach - colombo
DV20
$ 1,048
DV40
$ 1,493
40HC
$ 2,976
los angeles - colombo
DV20
$ 1,114
DV40
$ 1,493
40HC
$ 2,976
new york - colombo
DV20
$ 1,141
DV40
$ 1,417
40HC
$ 1,178
baltimore - colombo
DV20
$ 1,165
DV40
$ 3,712
40HC
$ 1,819

Shipping rates from Spain to Sri Lanka

barcelona - colombo
DV20
$ 1,331
DV40
$ 1,809
40HC
$ 2,683
madrid - colombo
DV20
$ 1,406
DV40
$ 999
40HC
$ 1,088
valencia - colombo
DV20
$ 1,408
DV40
$ 5,084
40HC
$ 2,063
barcelona - colombo
DV20
$ 1,414
DV40
$ 2,736
40HC
$ 1,876
madrid - colombo
DV20
$ 1,415
DV40
$ 1,382
40HC
$ 1,885

How much does it cost to ship a container from Sri Lanka

Shipping rates from Sri Lanka to United States

colombo - seattle
DV20
$ 2,634
DV40
$ 1,690
40HC
$ 3,667
colombo - long beach
DV20
$ 2,634
DV40
$ 3,137
40HC
$ 3,137
colombo - los angeles
DV20
$ 2,634
DV40
$ 3,137
40HC
$ 3,137
colombo - oakland
DV20
$ 2,634
DV40
$ 3,137
40HC
$ 4,453
colombo - oakland
DV20
$ 3,032
DV40
$ 4,727
40HC
$ 3,755

Shipping rates from Sri Lanka to Spain

colombo - madrid
DV20
$ 1,862
DV40
$ 1,455
40HC
$ 3,003
colombo - barcelona
DV20
$ 1,927
DV40
$ 1,620
40HC
$ 2,888
colombo - madrid
DV20
$ 2,325
DV40
$ 3,655
40HC
$ 5,688
colombo - barcelona
DV20
$ 2,773
DV40
$ 2,232
40HC
$ 4,759
colombo - valencia
DV20
$ 2,773
DV40
$ 4,759
40HC
$ 3,720

Ship containers to different ports in Sri Lanka

Ship your container to Sri Lanka in FCL (Full Container Load) or LCL (Less than a Container Load) shipment at the best rate. iContainers operates in 1 ports in Sri Lanka from the United States and in 1 ports in Sri Lanka from Spain for ocean freight transport.

Estimated transit time to send a container to Sri Lanka

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
AmericaUnited StatesSeattleColombo843,473$
AmericaUnited StatesOaklandColombo813,323$
AmericaUnited StatesJacksonvilleColombo792,183$
AmericaUnited StatesAtlanta, GaColombo41,600$
AmericaUnited StatesColumbusColombo41,889$
AmericaUnited StatesNew OrleansColombo42,386$

Longest transit time to Sri Lanka

The longest transit time to ship a container to Sri Lanka is the route Seattle - Colombo, with an average of 84 days. The next longest routes are Oakland - Colombo, with an average of 81 days and Jacksonville - Colombo, with an average of 79 days.

Shortest transit time to Sri Lanka

The shortest transit time to ship a container to Sri Lanka is the route Atlanta, Ga - Colombo, with an average of 4 days. The next shortest routes are Columbus - Colombo, with an average of 4 days; and New Orleans - Colombo, with an average of 4 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to Sri Lanka

At iContainers, you can find 236 routes for sending containers to Sri Lanka. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
Long BeachColombo
Los AngelesColombo
New YorkColombo
SavannahColombo
ValenciaColombo

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