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Shipping costs to London, United Kingdom

Shipping to London, United Kingdom From Dalian, China

Shipping Times

1 - 3 days by air

14 - 19 days by sea
Estimated Shipping Costs to London, United Kingdom

1 bed flat

£1,347 - £1,489
£5,390 - £5,957

3 bed house

£2,073 - £2,291

5 bed house

£3,110 - £3,437

Shipping Container Costs to London, United Kingdom

London has a fascinating history that stretches back to Roman times and is one of the most visited cities in the world. Situated on the River Thames, the city is prominent in entertainment, finance, media, tourism, fashion and several other areas. London is home to a great amount of museums and art galleries, including the British Museum, Tate Modern and the Victoria & Albert Museum. London's West End theatre district is known worldwide for its brilliant stage and musical productions and there are over forty theatres in the city. London is home to the world's oldest underground railway network ñ the London Underground. This mode of public transportation, along with buses, bicycles, taxis and trains means it is not always necessary for residents to own a car. With countless famous landmarks to visit, such as Westminster Abbey, Trafalgar Square, Big Ben and St. Paul's Cathedral ñ you will never find yourself without an exciting day out to look forward to. Before you take in London's famous sights and learn all about it's rich history, you will need to figure out the shipment of your household goods. There are two container sizes to consider ñ a 20-foot container could comfortably house items from inside a 3-bedroom house or a 40-foot container could hold the belongings from a 4 or 5-bedroom house. A 40-foot container could also hold a vehicle, such as a family car, along with the contents of a 3-bedroom house. Whichever one you decide upon, your move to London is sure to be a smooth one.

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: £3,939 - £4,353

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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: £2,073 - £2,291

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Car Shipping Costs to London, United Kingdom

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: £2073 - £2291

Quarantine & Taxes: £1,000 - £2,500

Price: £3,073 - £4,791

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