How much does it cost to ship a container to United Kingdom

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

Valencia - Felixstowe

From 440 $

Barcelona - Felixstowe

From 454 $

Algeciras - London

From 489 $

NEW YORK - London

From 430 $

Houston - London

From 630 $

Miami - London

From 1,030 $

Veracruz - Felixstowe

From 883 $

Altamira - Felixstowe

From 883 $

Manzanillo - Felixstowe

From 1,295 $

Shipping rates from United States to United Kingdom

new york - southampton
DV20
$ 300
DV40
$ 355
40HC
$ 355
norfolk - southampton
DV20
$ 300
DV40
$ 447
40HC
$ 335
charleston - southampton
DV20
$ 309
DV40
$ 354
40HC
$ 354
new york - southampton
DV20
$ 309
DV40
$ 354
40HC
$ 354
savannah - southampton
DV20
$ 309
DV40
$ 507
40HC
$ 354

Shipping rates from Spain to United Kingdom

algeciras - southampton
DV20
$ 494
DV40
$ 919
40HC
$ 919
algeciras - southampton
DV20
$ 527
DV40
$ 1,254
40HC
$ 716
algeciras - london
DV20
$ 552
DV40
$ 961
40HC
$ 961
valencia - southampton
DV20
$ 557
DV40
$ 3,961
40HC
$ 997
barcelona - southampton
DV20
$ 571
DV40
$ 850
40HC
$ 2,379

Shipping rates from Mexico to United Kingdom

veracruz - london
DV20
$ 567
DV40
$ 1,261
40HC
$ 1,261
veracruz - liverpool
DV20
$ 774
DV40
$ 905
40HC
$ 905
altamira - felixstowe
DV20
$ 883
DV40
$ 1,796
40HC
$ 1,156
veracruz - felixstowe
DV20
$ 905
DV40
$ 1,796
40HC
$ 3,051
veracruz - liverpool
DV20
$ 981
DV40
$ 2,031
40HC
$ 1,391

Shipping rates from Dominican Republic to United Kingdom

rio haina - felixstowe
DV20
$ 1,200
DV40
$ 2,562
40HC
$ 1,534
caucedo - felixstowe
DV20
$ 1,200
DV40
$ 2,562
40HC
$ 1,534

How much does it cost to ship a container from United Kingdom

Shipping rates from United Kingdom to United States

london - charleston
DV20
$ 1,463
DV40
$ 2,531
40HC
$ 1,535
london - houston, tx
DV20
$ 1,518
DV40
$ 3,750
40HC
$ 4,113
london - new york
DV20
$ 1,585
DV40
$ 1,900
40HC
$ 1,900
southampton - memphis
DV20
$ 1,747
DV40
$ 6,521
40HC
$ 6,532
liverpool - charleston
DV20
$ 1,757
DV40
$ 2,013
40HC
$ 2,849

Shipping rates from United Kingdom to Spain

felixstowe - valencia
DV20
$ 455
DV40
$ 790
40HC
$ 795
felixstowe - algeciras
DV20
$ 466
DV40
$ 771
40HC
$ 771
felixstowe - bilbao
DV20
$ 502
DV40
$ 880
40HC
$ 849
london - algeciras
DV20
$ 866
DV40
$ 1,160
40HC
$ 1,160
london - bilbao
DV20
$ 891
DV40
$ 1,284
40HC
$ 1,238

Shipping rates from United Kingdom to Dominican Republic

felixstowe - caucedo
DV20
$ 1,211
DV40
$ 2,046
40HC
$ 2,052
felixstowe - rio haina
DV20
$ 1,939
DV40
$ 2,774
40HC
$ 2,780
felixstowe - caucedo
DV20
$ 2,304
DV40
$ 3,168
40HC
$ 3,138
felixstowe - rio haina
DV20
$ 3,032
DV40
$ 3,896
40HC
$ 3,866

Shipping rates from United Kingdom to Germany

southampton - hamburg
DV20
$ 1,589
DV40
$ 1,371
40HC
$ 1,371

Ship containers to different ports in United Kingdom

Ship your container to United Kingdom in FCL (Full Container Load) or LCL (Less than a Container Load) shipment at the best rate. iContainers operates in 10 ports in United Kingdom from the United States and in 8 ports in United Kingdom from Spain for ocean freight transport.

Estimated transit time to send a container to United Kingdom

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
EuropeSpainMadridFelixstowe2275$
EuropeSpainValenciaFelixstowe2275$
EuropeSpainSanta Cruz De TenerifeFelixstowe12475$
EuropeSpainVigoFelixstowe10845$
EuropeSpainBilbaoFelixstowe7490$
EuropeSpainLas PalmasFelixstowe7475$

Longest transit time to United Kingdom

The longest transit time to ship a container to United Kingdom is the route Madrid - Felixstowe, with an average of 22 days. The next longest routes are Valencia - Felixstowe, with an average of 22 days and Santa Cruz De Tenerife - Felixstowe, with an average of 12 days.

Shortest transit time to United Kingdom

The shortest transit time to ship a container to United Kingdom is the route Bilbao - Felixstowe, with an average of 7 days. The next shortest routes are Las Palmas - Felixstowe, with an average of 7 days; and Vigo - Felixstowe, with an average of 10 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to United Kingdom

At iContainers, you can find 22 routes for sending containers to United Kingdom. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
DurbanFelixstowe
JohannesburgFelixstowe
New YorkFelixstowe
NingboFelixstowe
ShanghaiFelixstowe

Ship container to the United Kingdom: Import duty rates

The United Kingdom is part of the European Union, which applies the same duty rates across all its member states.

2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Average duty rate 5.5% 5.3% 5.1% 5.2% 5.1%
Maximum duty rate 511% 182% 146% 170% 189%