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Shipping costs to Cyprus

Shipping to Cyprus From New Zealand

Shipping Times

1 - 3 days by air

28 - 34 days by sea
Estimated Shipping Costs to Cyprus

1 bed flat

£3,159 - £3,491
£12,636 - £13,965

3 bed house

£4,860 - £5,371

5 bed house

£7,290 - £8,057

Shipping Container Costs to Cyprus

If you’re relocating to Cyprus, then shipping your belongings over doesn’t have to be an ordeal. MoveHub can help you find the right shipping company to get your belongings to Cyprus, whether you’re going to be based near Larnaca on the south coast, inland in Nicosia where or anywhere in between.

There are various shipping routes, so you can choose the Cypriot port that’s most convenient for you.

Different shipping options to Cyprus

As an island in the Mediterranean Sea, you have to reach Cyprus by air or sea, which makes these your only options for shipping too. Air freight will inevitably provide the quickest means of getting your belongings sent over, but this quick and convenient service comes at a higher price.

The other option is to send items by sea, which will usually arrive within 2 weeks, depending on the amount you’re shipping over. Shipping early will ensure your belongings are there when you want them, and you can simply retain essentials to bring with you on arrival in Cyprus.

With international shipping you’ll find door-to-door delivery is standard practice, so whether you’re in Nicosia, Larnaca or further afield your things will be delivered to your door.

Bringing items into Cyprus

Understandably every country has different regulations regarding what you can bring into the country, so you can find a general list below of restricted items. But for more comprehensive information visit the Republic of Cyprus Customs and Excise Department website.

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: £9,234 - £10,205

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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: £4,860 - £5,371

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Car Shipping Costs from New Zealand to Cyprus

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: £4860 - £5371

Quarantine & Taxes: £1,000 - £2,500

Price: £5,860 - £7,871

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Unusual Restricted Items



Telephones and cables

Fish, cheese and meat


These products will need to carry a certificate to show that they are fit for human consumption.

Honey and Other Bumblebee Products

Plant & Animal Products

These products will need a licence from the Director of Veterinary Services and a veterinary certificate from the country of origin.

Air Rifles

Weapons & Firearms

Air rifles are only allowed if they come with a permit from the Chief of Police.


Weapons & Firearms

Flick knives and daggers are strictly forbidden.


Only handcufffs that come with a permit from the Chief of Police are allowed.

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