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Shipping costs to Sydney, Australia

Shipping to Sydney, Australia From Shenzhen, China

Shipping Times

1 - 3 days by air

13 - 18 days by sea
Estimated Shipping Costs to Sydney, Australia

1 bed flat

£558 - £617
£2,233 - £2,467

3 bed house

£859 - £949
N/A

5 bed house

£1,289 - £1,424
N/A

Shipping Container Costs to Sydney, Australia

Sydney is the most populous and multicultural city in Australia. Home to the stunning Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge, this city is host to millions of international visitors each year. This modern metropolis is located on Australia's east coast and you'll find yourself in a warm climate surrounded by iconic beaches, beautiful parks and nature reserves. Whilst many people get around Sydney by car, the city also offers a public transport system consisting of buses, trains and one of the largest tram networks in the world. Whether you enjoy a buzzing, vibrant city or an active lifestyle in the outdoors, be prepared for all the opportunities Sydney has to offer.

Before you whip out your sunglasses and sun lotion, you'll need to prepare to transport your belongings to Sydney, which should be quite easy. Here is a rough guide as to what shipping container size to use: You can fit the contents of a 3-bedroom house or two small city-cars in a 20-foot container. Alternatively, you can fit the contents of a 3-bed house and a vehicle in a 40-foot container. If you're not taking your car, a 40-foot container should be able to accommodate the contents of a 4 to 5 bedroom house, including bicycles and other medium-sized items you might wish to take.

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: £1,632 - £1,803

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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: £859 - £949

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Car Shipping Costs to Sydney, Australia

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: £859 - £949

Quarantine & Taxes: £1,000 - £2,500

Price: £1,859 - £3,449

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Unusual Restricted Items

Tea & Coffee

Foodstuffs

Tea, coffee and milk based drinks.

Pet Food

Foodstuffs

Pet foods.

Wicker

Home & Garden

Wicker and cane such as chairs and wicker baskets.

Dried Flowers

Plant & Animal Products

Dried flower arrangements & Pot Pourri.

Skins & Furs

Plant & Animal Products

Wool and animal hair. Skins on drums.

Beeswax

Plant & Animal Products

Any products from Bees including candles, honeycomb and pollen.

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