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Shipping costs to Harrisburg, United States of America

Shipping to Harrisburg, United States of America From Luanda, Angola

Shipping Times

1 - 3 days by air

18 - 24 days by sea
Estimated Shipping Costs to Harrisburg, United States of America

1 bed flat

£3,810 - £4,211
£15,239 - £16,843

3 bed house

£5,861 - £6,478

5 bed house

£8,792 - £9,717

Shipping Container Costs to Harrisburg, United States of America

This picturesque city is the capital of the state of Pennsylvania and has a fascinating, lengthy history that still attracts many expats and tourists to this very day. During the American Civil War, the Union Army used Harrisburg as a training centre and in the late 19th century, the city was extremely prominent in the steel and iron industries. One of the most popular landmarks in Harrisburg is the Pennsylvania State Capitol, which contains many beautiful murals, sculptures and stained-glass windows. Museums in Harrisburg, such as the National Civil War Museum and the State Museum of Pennsylvania, highlight the city's rich history and see countless visitors each year. Capital Area Transit (CAT) operates the city's public transportation, which consists of bus and railway lines. The Pride of Susquehanna Riverboat offers dinner, music or sightseeing cruises and is the perfect way to explore your new home and learn about the history of Harrisburg.

Relocating to the city of Harrisburg requires some preparation and if you're unsure on what size shipping container to use, we can help you with this simple guide: If you're looking to move the contents of a 3-bedroom house, you should choose a 20-foot container. If you're moving the contents of a 4 or 5-bedroom house, or a 3-bedroom house plus a vehicle, then you should choose a 40-foot container instead. No matter what size shipping container you end up using, your move to Harrisburg 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: £11,136 - £12,308

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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: £5,861 - £6,478

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Car Shipping Costs to Harrisburg, 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: £5861 - £6478

Quarantine & Taxes: £1,000 - £2,500

Price: £6,861 - £8,978

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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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