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Shipping costs to Los Angeles, United States of America

Shipping to Los Angeles, United States of America From Buenos Aires, Argentina

Shipping Times

1 - 3 days by air

17 - 22 days by sea
Estimated Shipping Costs to Los Angeles, United States of America

1 bed flat

£1,693 - £1,871
£6,773 - £7,485

3 bed house

£2,605 - £2,879

5 bed house

£3,908 - £4,319

Shipping Container Costs to Los Angeles, United States of America

Los Angeles is the urban paradise known as the ìCity of Angelsî, where you have a wide selection of neighbourhoods in which to live. You could choose to be in the heart of Hollywood with the movie stars, by the picturesque beaches on the Pacific Ocean, in the family friendly cities of Pasadena, Burbank or Encino or the thriving Downtown LA area. Whether you are looking for arts, business, entertainment or diverse communities and culture, Los Angeles has it all (and with beautiful year-round weather, as well!) Being a sprawling metropolis with a large population, traffic can be heavy in Los Angeles and a car is essential to travel around, but the variety is endless. British expats should quickly become accustomed to America's several cultural differences, including tipping in restaurants and other places with service. So bring your sunglasses, work on your tan and enjoy the California sun.

Moving your belongings to Los Angeles is much easier that navigating the city's traffic. If you're transporting the contents of a 3-bedroom house, a 20-foot chipping container should work well. A 40-foot container will hold even more, with enough space to accommodate a 4 to 5 bedroom house or a car plus a 3-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: £4,950 - £5,470

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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: £2,605 - £2,879

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Car Shipping Costs to Los Angeles, 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: £2605 - £2879

Quarantine & Taxes: £1,000 - £2,500

Price: £3,605 - £5,379

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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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