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Shipping costs to Houston, United States of America

Shipping to Houston, United States of America From Karachi, Pakistan

Shipping Times

1 - 3 days by air

23 - 28 days by sea
Estimated Shipping Costs to Houston, United States of America

1 bed flat

£2,296 - £2,538
£9,183 - £10,150

3 bed house

£3,532 - £3,904

5 bed house

£5,298 - £5,856

Shipping Container Costs to Houston, United States of America

Everything is bigger in Texas. Houston is it's largest city and the fourth biggest in the whole of the United States. If you're looking for a cold beer and a rack of some of the best barbecue ribs in the world, Houston will deliver every time. Grab a 10-gallon hat and some new boots and you'll fit right in with the cowboys next door. But the city's not all rodeos and horse riding (of which there's plenty). Houston is known for a variety of companies from aeronautics to financial and oil. It is also home to several popular sports teams, including the Houston Texans (National Football League) and the Houston Astros (Major League Baseball). The city's climate is hot and humid in the summer and cool in the winter, which is similar to most cities in the Deep South. Kick back, grab your boots and get ready for some warm Texas hospitality!

Before you dig into the Texas barbecue you'll need to ship your belongings, which should be pretty straightforward. If you're moving the contents of a 3-bedroom house, a 20-foot shipping container should suffice. If you need to ship more, a 40-foot container will fit the contents of a 4 or 5-bedroom house. The 40-foot shipping container will also hold 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: £6,711 - £7,418

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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: £3,532 - £3,904

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Car Shipping Costs to Houston, 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: £3532 - £3904

Quarantine & Taxes: £1,000 - £2,500

Price: £4,532 - £6,404

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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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