Moving overseas and in need of a container to ship your personal belongings, household goods and furniture from UK to Cyprus? Look no further. Get a free quote here or continue reading to find out about container shipping transit times to Cyprus, customs information, restricted goods and more.
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See our weekly international shipping schedule below to find a date that suits you.
Are you planning a move to Cyprus? Get dates and port to port transit times for each vessel departing from the UK to Cyprus.
Short Answer: Port to port transit times between the UK and Cyprus are typically around 16 days. For more detailed times for each port/vessel please see schedule table below.
|Destination||Vessel Name||Last Moving Date to Meet Vessel||Sailing Date||Port to Port Transit Time|
Once your goods have been loaded you will receive a unique container number. We offer a container tracking service through trace-track.com, allowing you to track your container in real-time. Simply enter your container number to get the latest information about your shipment:
When shipping personal effects to Cyprus via container, understanding the customs regulations and specifically, the list of prohibited and restricted items, is crucial. It might be surprising to learn, for example, that importation of goods from countries under a United Nations Security Council and European Union embargo is forbidden. While most of your items should clear Cypriot customs without any issues, it's always advisable to verify in advance. A reputable moving/shipping company will be able to offer guidance & advice based on your inventory list.
The following table lists items that are absolutely forbidden for shipping to Cyprus:
Items in the following table are subject to restrictions and may require additional documentation to clear customs:
We recommend preparing an inventory list of all your belongings for a smoother shipping process from the UK to Cyprus. This will help ensure that all your items meet Cyprus shipping regulations.
Once the packing list is prepared, you must declare everything that you plan to bring. This can be done ahead of time by completing declaration forms for Cypriot customs, which we can assist with.
Certain items might be subjected to duty or taxes in Cyprus. Visit the Cypriot Customs & Excise Department for a complete list and detailed information.
At 1st Move International, we are committed to making your international move as easy as possible and we're here to assist with all of the paperwork and customs formalities associated with shipping personl effects to Cyprus via container. For further information on our customs clearance procedures or for a moving quote, please get in touch with us or complete the quick quote form on this page.
Cyprus, as an island nation, relies heavily on its ports for trade and transport. Here are the main ports for container shipping in Cyprus:
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At 1st Move International, we are committed to providing faster shipping and safer packing. We handle each item with meticulous care, ensuring your possessions arrive securely at their new Cypriot residence. As members of the British International Freight Association (BIFA) and the British Association of Removers (BAR), we maintain the highest echelons of professionalism and diligence in every relocation.
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