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Shipping costs to Montgomery, United States of America

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

Shipping Times

1 - 3 days by air

20 - 26 days by sea
Estimated Shipping Costs to Montgomery, United States of America

1 bed flat

£4,473 - £4,944
£17,893 - £19,776

3 bed house

£6,882 - £7,606

5 bed house

£10,323 - £11,409

Shipping Container Costs to Montgomery, United States of America

Montgomery is the capital city of Alabama and was recently voted as the “Best Historic City” in the United States. Being the home of Maxwell Airforce Base, the city has a large military presence. Alabama is an epicenter in the world of college football, making it a popular destination for sports fans around the country and abroad. Located on the shores of the Alabama River, Montgomery gets lots of rain and is hot and humid during the summer months, with temperatures reaching an average high of 34°C. The weather contributes to the thriving agricultural industries, making it an ideal place for the cotton industry. With its lush surroundings and plentiful parks Montgomery is a perfect immigrant destination in the United States, filled with culture and personality.

If you’re wondering what the best way to transport your belongings to Montgomery is, there are a few simple guidelines to help you out. Within a 20-foot shipping container, you can fit the contents of a 3-bedroom house, but if you have more items you need to move, there is another option. In a 40-foot container, you can fit a 3-bedroom house plus a car. If you do not have a car, a 40-foot will easily hold the contents of a 4 to 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: £13,076 - £14,451

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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: £6,882 - £7,606

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Car Shipping Costs to Montgomery, 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: £6882 - £7606

Quarantine & Taxes: £1,000 - £2,500

Price: £7,882 - £10,106

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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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