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Shipping costs to New York, United States of America

Shipping to New York, United States of America From Brest, Belarus

Shipping Times

1 - 3 days by air

9 - 11 days by sea
Estimated Shipping Costs to New York, United States of America

1 bed flat

£1,081 - £1,195
£4,324 - £4,779

3 bed house

£1,663 - £1,838

5 bed house

£2,495 - £2,757

Shipping Container Costs to New York, United States of America

Whether it's Wall Street, Broadway, high fashion or just the bright lights of the 'Big Apple' that brings you to New York City, there's endless variety of corners to this metropolis to be explored. Each pocket of New York has different cultures and ethnicities, making it a giant melting pot. Similarly to Londoners, most New Yorkers prefer using the city's fantastic public transport system to using a car, so there's no need to worry about the traffic jams. It's the city that never sleeps and there will never be lack of things to do, from world-renowned museums to music concerts to Broadway shows of any description to the wondrous Central Park in the heart of Manhattan. From fine dining to a slice of Italian pizza, New York has it all.

Finding a large place to live in New York may be difficult, but transporting your household goods will be easy. In a 20-foot shipping container you will be able to fit the contents of a 3-bedroom house. If you need more, a 40-foot container should be able to accommodate a 4 or 5-bedroom house. A 40-foot container should also be large enough to fit a car along with the contents of a 3-bedroom house.

40ft Shipping Container

67 Cubic Meters | 12.04m x 2.35m x 2.39m (l x w x h)
See how much you can fit in a 40ft Container

Price: £3,160 - £3,492

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20ft Shipping Container

33 Cubic Meters | 6.04m x 2.35m x 2.39m (l x w x h)
See how much you can fit in a 20ft Container

Price: £1,663 - £1,838

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Car Shipping Costs to New York, United States of America

In general a car will fit into a 20ft container. You will also need to consider quarantine and tax charges usually levied on importing vehicles.

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Car Shipped by Sea Freight

Max Dimensions 5.75m x 2.2m x 2.2m (l x w x h)

Base Price: £1663 - £1838

Quarantine & Taxes: £1,000 - £2,500

Price: £2,663 - £4,338

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Unusual Restricted Items



Automobiles which do not meet the latest fuel-emission requirements.



Absinthe which is not thujone free.

Trademarked Goods

Home & Garden

Any articles suspected of being counterfeit goods.

Straw & Wicker Items

Home & Garden

Including handicraft items made from straw.


Plant & Animal Products

Soil is anything considered loose material in which trees and plants may grow.

Plants & Seeds

Plant & Animal Products

Plants, Cuttings or Seeds which are capable of propagation.

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