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Expert Port-to-Port Container Shipping

Transporting Containers To Ports Across The Globe

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Hassle-Free Port-to-Port Container Shipping Services

Hassle-free port-to-port container shipping starts with a call to Container Transport. We provide container moving services to and from all ports in the U.S. We know the ins and outs of port authority requirements, so you don't have to worry about logistics. 

Container Transport has 13+ years of experience offering exceptional port-to-port container pickup and drop-off. You'll partner with an experienced container shipping specialist who will guide you through every aspect of port-to-port container hauling. 

Container Transport has the best solutions, whether you're a small business, corporation, or individual shipping home goods to the port. Stop wasting your valuable time, and call Container Transport for a quote today!

When you choose Container Transport for your port-to-port container shipping, you get: 

  • An affordable container moving quote. 
  • A dedicated logistics agent. 
  • Permits, customs, and all other paperwork are handled. 
  • Experienced movers for cranes and forklifts.
  • Experienced drivers. 
  • And more! 

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for all your container shipping needs

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

The Cost of Port-to-Port Shipping Container Transport

Port-to-port container transport costs vary on several factors. Your dedicated transport agent will gather all the information for your container shipment and then factor those together. At Container Transport, we search for the top solutions at the most affordable shipping rates.

We get it. Looking at all of this makes port-to-port container shipping seem daunting. That’s why we take care of everything for you. Get unmatched port-to-port container hauling now!

Here are a few factors that go into port-to-port container shipping rates.

  • Container Size and Type
  • Shipping Route
  • Port Charges
  • Cargo Weight and Volume
  • Type of Cargo
  • Seasonality
  • Fuel Prices
  • Currency Exchange Rates
  • Carrier
  • Transshipment
  • Contract and Volume
  • Market Demand and Supply
  • Regulatory and Compliance Costs
  • Insurance
  • Additional Services
  • Economic Factors
  • And more. 

Your port-to-port container transport is simplified when you call us. We’ve covered the details, and you can focus on what matters.

major ports by continent for
container transport

  • Port of Los Angeles
  • Port of Long Beach
  • Port of New York and
  • Port of New Jersey
  • Port of Savannah
  • Port of Vancouver
  • Port of Houston
  • Port of Seattle-Tacoma
  • Port of Oakland
  • Port of Miami
  • Port of Manzanillo
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  • Canada
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  • Mexico
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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.

Container Trailers

Trailer TypeLength CapactityWidth CapactityHeight CapactityCost Per Mile (over 500 miles)
Container Trailer20ft - 40ft8.5ft8.5ft$3.20
Side Lifter20ft - 40ft8.5ft8.5ft$2.85

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.