Shipping times and costs from South Korea to Italy

Shipping from
South Korea
Shipping to
Italy
Shipping times
1 - 3 Days by air
15 - 21 Days by sea

1 Bedroom flat

Shipping costs by air £4,930 - £5,447
Shipping costs by sea £1,232 - £1,362

3 Bedroom house

Shipping costs by air N/A
Shipping costs by sea £1,896 - £2,095

5 Bedroom house

Shipping costs by air N/A
Shipping costs by sea £2,844 - £3,143

The cost of shipping is all dependent upon how much you need to ship, and how far. Read up on all you need to know about international shipping to your chosen country.

Shipping Container Costs to Italy

If you’re dreaming of your new life in Italy, but worrying about how you’re going to transport your belongings there, you needn’t. You can ship your belongings over to the most common port Rome, where it can then be transported throughout Italy.

To help you make international moving easier, at MoveHub, we can put you in touch with the right moving company that will ensure your belongings get shipped to the right location, whether that’s Milan, Rome, Florence or Parma.

Different shipping options to Italy

Transporting personal belongings overland to Italy is completely feasible, but there is also the option of shipping goods by air and sea.

The former is incredibly useful if you need to get your stuff over in a hurry, but beware this convenience and quick service comes at a higher price.

However, if time is on your side you can book your belongings on a sea ship that is still likely to reach Italy within a week, depending on the amount you’re sending and from where.

As with all international shipping, you will benefit from the standard door-to-door delivery service, so whether you’re living in a major hub city like Rome or off the beaten track in Tuscany, you can have peace of mind your belongings will be dropped off at your new home.


Bringing items into Italy

As an EU country, those moving to Italy can also benefit from the freedom of movement of goods within EU countries for personal belongings. However, there are certain restricted items so familiarise yourself with the general list below, as well as checking on the Italian Customs website.

Shipping Container Options

20Ft Shipping Container

Dimensions:
33 Cubic Meters
5.9m x 2.35m x 2.39m (l x w x h)

Price: £1,896 - £2,095

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  • Boxes
    16 x medium boxes
  • Kitchen
    1 x american fridge, 1 x small fridge, 3 x kitchen appliances
  • Bedrooms
    1 x wardrobe, 1 x double bed, 1 x single bed, 2 x lamps
  • Lounge
    1 x sofa, 4 x chairs, 1 x table, 1 x armchair, 1 x television
  • Various
    1 x motorbike, 4 x bicycles

Please note that this is an estimate and is intended for rough guidance only.

40Ft Shipping Container

Dimensions:
67 Cubic Meters
12.03m x 2.35m x 2.39m (l x w x h)

Price: £3,602 - £3,981

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  • Boxes
    28 x medium boxes
  • Kitchen
    1 x american fridge, 1 x small fridge, 3 x kitchen appliances
  • Bedroom
    1 x wardrobe, 1 x double bed, 1 x single bed, 2 x lamps
  • Lounge
    1 x sofa, 4 x chairs, 1 x table, 1 x armchair, 1 x television
  • Various
    1 x car, 1 x motorbike, 4 x bicycles

Please note that this is an estimate and is intended for rough guidance only.

Car shipped by sea freight

Max Dimensions: 5.75m x 2.2m x 2.2m (l x w x h)

Base Price: £1,232 - £1,362

Quarantine & Taxes: £1,000 - £2,500

Price: £2,896 - £4,595

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Unusual Restricted Items

Birds
Aviary ornamental birds from countries affected by Avian influenza are not permitted.
Pets
Cats, dogs and ferrets from the EU must carry pet passports and other appropriate documents
Meat and Milk Products
Meat and milk products as well as pet food containing animal products from non-EU countries are forbidden.
Medicine
Medicine from outside the EU and EEA is prohibited.
Cash
Amounts in excess of €10,000
Products from Protected Species
All products and parts of plants and animals listed in CITES