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Shipping costs to Wellington, New Zealand

Shipping to Wellington, New Zealand From Beijing, China

Shipping Times

1 - 3 days by air

18 - 23 days by sea
Estimated Shipping Costs to Wellington, New Zealand

1 bed flat

£733 - £809
£2,930 - £3,237

3 bed house

£1,127 - £1,245

5 bed house

£1,691 - £1,868

Shipping Container Costs to Wellington, New Zealand

Located on the southwestern tip of New Zealand's North Island is the country's capital city, Wellington. This cosmopolitan city is very well known for its vibrant nightlife and has countless cafes and restaurants, serving world-class cuisine. Tourism contributes greatly to Wellington's economy and popular attractions include The Cable Car & Cable Car Museum, the Cater Observatory, Wellington Zoo and the Botanic Gardens. The location of the city makes for some very beautiful natural scenery and expats can enjoy the picturesque harbour and waterfront. Contemporary filmmakers, including Sir Peter Jackson, have increased Wellington's popularity due to films such as King Kong and the Lord of the Rings Trilogy being filmed in the area. Wellington also has a prominent music, theatre, comedy and art scene. British expats will love the city's sports scene. There are several football and rugby teams in the area, which include the Wellington Lions and Wellington Phoenix FC.

Anyone who has relocated in the past will tell you how important it is to carefully arrange the shipment of your possessions. It is, however, a simple process. If you're moving the contents of a 3-bedroom house, a 20-foot container should be the correct size. A 40-foot container could be used to ship the contents of a 3-bedroom house plus a family car, or the contents of a 4 or 5-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: £2,141 - £2,366

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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: £1,127 - £1,245

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Car Shipping Costs to Wellington, New Zealand

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: £1127 - £1245

Quarantine & Taxes: £1,000 - £2,500

Price: £2,127 - £3,745

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Unusual Restricted Items

Laser Pointers


Hand held high power laser pointers are prohibited without consent.

Fridges & Freezers


Approval from the EPA is required to import products that contain CFC's.

Radio Jammers


Devices which disrupt or jam cellular or GPS reception are illegal to use in New Zealand.

Childrens Crayons

Home & Garden

Permits are required for Polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) containing products such as some childrens crayons and paints.

Camping Equipment

Sports Equipment

Should be declared and may require quarantine if improperly cleaned.

Golf Clubs

Sports Equipment

Should be declared and may require quarantine if improperly cleaned.

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