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Shipping costs to Boston, United States of America

Shipping to Boston, United States of America From Larnaka, Cyprus

Shipping Times

1 - 3 days by air

15 - 20 days by sea
Estimated Shipping Costs to Boston, United States of America

1 bed flat

£2,233 - £2,468
£8,931 - £9,872

3 bed house

£3,435 - £3,797

5 bed house

£5,153 - £5,696

Shipping Container Costs to Boston, United States of America

The city of Boston is one of the most exciting, dynamic cities in the United States and attracts countless expats and tourists each year. As well as being one of the most famous cities in the U.S., Boston is also one of the oldest and was actually founded in 1630. The city's economic centre includes education, professional and business services and finance. The famous Harvard University, Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are all situated in Boston and there are countless other academic institutions that are highly regarded in the area. The city offers its residents good public transportation (known as the MBTA), which includes an underground transit system, buses, ferries, bicycles and overground railways. Expats will be able to choose from many different types of housing and area, as Boston is divided up into diverse subsections. Some areas offer a quiet, family friendly neighbourhood with brick row housing, whilst others offer high-rise apartment buildings in a vibrant, busy area of the city. Boston has so many cultural offerings, from theatres and music venues, such as the Orpheum Theatre and the Colonial Theatre, to museums and galleries, such as the exquisite Museum of Fine Arts. The process of moving to the famous, historical city of Boston is sure to be an easy endeavor. To ship your personal items, you can either choose a 20-foot container, which could accommodate the items from inside a 3-bedroom house, or a 40-foot container, which can hold the items from a 4 or 5-bedroom house. The same 40-foot container could also accommodate a car, along with the contents of 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: £6,527 - £7,214

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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: £3,435 - £3,797

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Car Shipping Costs to Boston, 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: £3435 - £3797

Quarantine & Taxes: £1,000 - £2,500

Price: £4,435 - £6,297

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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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