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Shipping costs to Canada

Shipping to Canada From Myanmar

Shipping Times

1 - 3 days by air

23 - 29 days by sea
Estimated Shipping Costs to Canada

1 bed flat

£2,849 - £3,149
£11,396 - £12,597

3 bed house

£4,383 - £4,845

5 bed house

£6,575 - £7,268

Shipping Container Costs to Canada

If you’re planning a move to the other side of the pond, then getting all your belongings overseas to Canada doesn’t have to be a daunting prospect.

There are four major ports in Canada on both the east and west coast, so getting your items shipped to the most convenient location is easy. MoveHub can help you find the right moving company to get everything there safely, whether you’re starting a new life in Montreal in the east or Vancouver in the west.

Different shipping options to Canada

With such a huge expanse of water between Canada and most countries, understandably overland is not a viable option, but getting your belonging over to the other side of the Atlantic or Pacific can still be nice and simple if you send them by air or sea

If you’re in a hurry then air is by far the quickest solution with most stuff arriving within 3 days. However, this speediness comes at a price, so if you’re looking for the most cost effective route and have time to spare, sending your stuff by sea is going to be a better option and should still arrive in good time.

With international shipping, door-to-door delivery comes as standard, so even if you aren’t living close to one of the major ports it still shouldn’t be an issue getting your items to your new home. But you will have to allow a little more shipping time for the overland.

Bringing items into Canada

As with any country, there are certain restrictions on what you can bring into Canada. There’s a general list of items below, but you can visit the Canada Border Services Agency website for more details.

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: £8,328 - £9,206

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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: £4,383 - £4,845

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Car Shipping Costs from Myanmar to Canada

In general a car will fit into a 20ft container - If you're taking a larger family vehicle with you, a 40-foot container is a better option. 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: £4383 - £4845

Quarantine & Taxes: £1,000 - £2,500

Price: £5,383 - £7,345

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Unusual Restricted Items

Used Mattresses

Home & Garden

Unless cleaned and fumigated with a certificate from a qualified person.

Baby Walkers

Home & Garden

Baby Walkers are banned in Canada and cannot be imported.

Lawn Darts

Home & Garden

Lawn Darts with elongated tips are banned in Canada.

Infant Self-feeding Devices

Home & Garden

These products are banned in Canada.

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