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Shipping Container Movers in Houston, Texas  

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Shipping Container Transport Services in Houston, Texas

Container Transport is a trustworthy and reliable shipping container moving and transport company in Houston, Texas. We transport all container types safely and at affordable rates. Shipping containers are very versatile, and whether you’re transporting a loaded, empty, or converted one, we’re the right company. All you need to do is provide us with accurate details about the transport of your shipping container, and we shall take care of the rest. When contacting us, ensure that you know the dimensions of your container, origin, destination, and transport date to help us provide you with an accurate estimate. 

The Best Shipping Container Shipping Company in Houston, Texas 

With over 13 years of experience, we’ve seen it all. We’ve helped thousands of customers safely transport their shipping containers from Houston to other states and vice versa. Our knowledge helps us know the right trailer for your container and equipment to load and unload if you require our assistance. Our personnel is experienced and will ensure the integrity of your shipping is maintained from the start to the end.  We use trailers such as flatbeds, step decks, hotshots, and lowboys, among others, to transport shipping containers to and from Houston efficiently. The specialist handling your shipment will choose the best trailer for transport based on the specifications of your container. Get your free quote now!

Import and Export Container Moving Services

Whether you’re importing a container with goods for your business or exporting an empty one, we’re here to help. Container Transport has over a decade of experience in import and export container transport services. We’re here to ensure your container is transported smoothly and your items arrive in good condition. Whether you’re importing or exporting single or multiple containers, we’re here to get the job done. Call us for a free quote.

We Transport Containers Loaded With Household Goods and Furniture To and From Houston

Have you packed your home in a shipping container to move to a new location? Container Transport is here to make that journey seamless. We transport shipping containers loaded with personal items across all cities in the country. You only need to pack and leave the move to us. Our team will arrive at the pick-up location and carefully load the shipping container on a trailer before dispatching it. At the final destination, they will carefully unload it, ensuring your valuable items aren’t damaged. Our container moving services in Houston are fully insured, and in the event of damage, you will be compensated. Contact us for a free estimate today! 

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What’s The Cost Of Transporting Shipping Containers To or From Houston?

Transporting a shipping container in Houston will cost you an average of $2.95 to $3.10 per mile. That cost isn’t fixed and fluctuates depending on the economy, miles, season, size, and dimensions, among other factors. Here are container moving estimates to and from Houston, Texas. 

State to StateDistanceTrailer Cost
Sheridan, Wyoming to Houston, Texas1,452.7 mi$4,503.37
Houston, Texas to Washington, Seattle2,345.4 mi$7,270.74
Houston, Texas to Manchester, New Hampshire1,880.5 mi$5,829.55
Syracuse, New York to Houston, Texas1,626.8 mi$5,043.08
Deadwood, South Dakota to Houston, Texas1,330.4$4,124.24

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.

We offer container-moving services to and from ports and airports in Houston, Texas, including:

  • Port of Houston
  • George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)
  • William P. Hobby Airport (HOU)
  • Ellington Airport/Houston Spaceport (EFD)

Houston falls at the crossroads of Interstate 10 and 45. Other highways we use when transporting shipping containers to and from Houston include Interstate 610, U.S. 90, U.S. 59, U.S. 290, Texas 288, Texas 146, Texas 225, Texas 99, Texas 249, Westpark Tollway, Hardy Toll Road, and Beltway 8

We offer container transport services to and from every county in Houston, Texas, including:

  • Austin
  • Brazoria
  • Chambers
  • Colorado
  • Fort Bend
  • Galveston
  • Harris
  • Liberty
  • Matagorda
  • Montgomery
  • Walker
  • Waller
  • Wharton

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.