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Container Movers in Florida

Container Transport is a top-rated shipping container transport company in Florida. We ship loaded and empty containers at affordable rates. Get a free estimate now!

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Reliable Container Transporters in Florida

Florida is a big container hub with some of the biggest ports in the country, and we’re happy to have offices located here to help serve businesses and individuals. We transport containers safely from ports to businesses, business to business, warehouses to businesses, and all other locations. Once you provide us with the shipment details, an expert will handle the rest. Providing the correct details for your container is advisable to get an accurate transport estimate. That includes the size, dimensions, pick-up and drop-off locations, dates, whether you need loading assistance, and other important information. With that, we’re able to choose a suitable trailer for transport and ensure your container is dispatched on time. Depending on your containers' weight, number, and size, we use trailers such as flatbeds, step-decks, lowboys, hotshots, and RGNs. If you don’t have loading or unloading equipment, let us know so we can come prepared. That is offered at an extra fee. 

Transporting a container on a Trailer.
Container transported on a trailer.

Fully Insured and Timely Container Transport Services in Florida 

When you trust us with your container, you can go about your day knowing that it’s in safe hands. Container Transport is a company known for its reputation and affordability. Each shipment is handled with maximum professionalism to ensure it’s delivered safely and on time. As an extra layer of security, we fully insure every container we handle, as accidents sometimes happen. With that protection, if anything were to happen to your container while under our care, you’d be fully compensated. Our team understands that each shipment is unique and will accommodate your needs accordingly. Flexibility allows us to serve different customers efficiently all year round. Therefore, whether you’re transporting containers to, from, or with Florida, we’re the right company for you. Simply make a booking by calling, emailing, or filling out our short form for a free estimate. 

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Container Transport has everything you need to move your container safely and have it delivered on time.  

Transport Personal Items, Furniture, and Household Goods Loaded in a Container To or From Florida With Us 

Shipping containers are no longer only used for transporting goods from ports and internationally. They’re now used for moving where you pack your items in boxes, carefully load them in a container, and contact a professional like us for transport.  We’ve helped many customers relocate to different parts of the state and country by transporting household goods and personal items in containers. When packing your items, wrap them well to protect them from shock and scratches. Contact us today to make transport arrangements as soon as possible. 

Here Are Container Types We Ship Within, To, and From Florida

Container Transport can be trusted with all types of shipping containers, regardless of size. We’re experienced in handling containers from all makes and ensuring they’re delivered safely and on time. Whether yours is loaded, empty, or several, we have the resources and manpower to get it where you need it at competitive rates. 

container types we transport

What’s The Cost of Shipping a Container in Florida? 

Transporting a container to or from Florida costs between $2.95 and $3.10 per mile. However, that cost fluctuates from shipment to shipment, and the best way to know how much it will cost you is to contact us with accurate details of your shipment. Economy, distance, weight, and size are a few of the factors that affect the transport cost. Take a look at container transport estimates to and from different states. 

Shipping a container on a trailer.
State to StateDistanceTrailer Cost
Miami, Florida to Seattle, Washington3,301.8 mi$10,235.58
Boca Raton, Florida to Long Island, New York1,294.3 mi$4,012.33
Pierre, South Dakota to Orlando, Florida1,819.4 mi$5,640.14
Dallas, Texas to Ft Lauderdale, Florida1,286.2 mi$3,987.22
Albuquerque, New Mexico to Clearwater, Florida1,735.3 mi$5,379.43

Note: The above container moving costs are only estimates and might be higher or lower upon booking. They depend on location, loading/unloading needs, weight, size, etc. Call us to get an accurate price. 

A better b2b shipping experience

Container Transport offers all business container shipping solutions. Transport your valuable business assets locally, nationwide, or even overseas. As a family-owned business, we understand the importance of ensuring every detail is done correctly. We treat your container move as if it were our own.

24/7 Customer Support

Dedicated 24/7 customer support with one of our 120+ logistics agents ensures your business moves seamlessly, anytime, anywhere.

Customs Clearance

Our B2B freight shipping services include expert customs clearance, ensuring your shipments arrive smoothly and without delay.

Credit line

We offer a credit line with monthly billing statements for easy and stress-free container transport.

Transport Containers To and From Ports and Airports in Florida With Us

As mentioned earlier, Florida ports handle many containers on a day-to-day basis, and we’re one of the top companies that help transport them to different locations. Whether your container is going to a city in Florida, another state, or country, we’re here to make the shipment successful. Below are the ports and airports we transport containers to and from. 

  • Port of Miami
  • Port Everglades (Fort Lauderdale)
  • Port of Tampa Bay
  • Port Canaveral
  • Port of Jacksonville
  • Miami International Airport (MIA)
  • Orlando International Airport (MCO)
  • Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL)
  • Tampa International Airport (TPA)
  • Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB)

We offer container transport services to and from the following cities in Florida, including:

Our company only works with trustworthy drivers who know their way around Florida. That means your shipping container is picked up and delivered where you need it on time. Some main highways we commonly use include -95, I-75, I-4, I-10, I-595, US 1, State Road 91, and US 41. Contact us for container transport services in Florida now!

Two containers being Transported.

Frequently aSKED questions

To get a quote for moving containers, you can call Container Transport or visit our website. Click the get quote tab, usually at the bottom of the home or about us page. Sometimes, the tab is on the menu section. Give details of what you want to ship, in this case, a container. Next, you need to give information on the final destination of your container. Before you get the quote or estimate, submit your personal information, including your name, phone number, and email, to receive your free quotation for moving containers.
Moving containers requires the best trailers that can handle heavy or wide loads. The choice of a suitable trailer depends on the container size, 20 feet or 40 feet, and weight. Our container transport company has numerous types of trailers that handle oversized, heavy, or wide containers. Our logistic agents can recommend lightweight and high-strength chassis trailers because of their outstanding maneuverability, flexibility, and ability to carry 20-foot, 40-foot, and extended containers. We also use flatbed trailers that have adequate strength for container hauling. Another trailer option to hire is the Gooseneck, which can carry light to heavy containers.
Loading a container on a trailer or truck requires specialized equipment or tools. Shipping container movers first ensure the container is in perfect condition, free from damages, holes, or issues that can damage the things inside. Next, the shipping specialists moving the containers ensure the trailer is parked in the best position for proper loading. It should have all the required tie-downs to hold the container securely for safe transportation. Our container transport company uses cargo lifters, such as top pickers, driverless AGVs, forklifts, and cranes, to lift the cargo and properly position it in the trailer for securing and transportation.
Yes, permits are a vital requirement when shipping a container locally or internationally. Some local, state, international, and federal guidelines, regulations, and laws require you to have permits based on the type of goods you are transporting and the final destination of your cargo. As a renowned legitimate transportation company, we navigate the shipping industry and regulations to ensure our clients get all the necessary permits to ship their containers safely without legal issues.
Yes, we have cranes that help us load and offload your container from trailers and other means of transportation. The numerous cranes for loading and unloading include crawler, tower, overhead, floating, and gantry cranes with different applications. Tower cranes are state-of-the-art equipment that can lift containers to and from trailers during intermodal shipping. Overhead cranes help in lifting heavy containers in our shipyards.