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Container Shipping UK to Malta

Looking for container shipping services to Malta? You're in the right place! We offer weekly shared and full container shipping services from the United Kingdom to Malta for personal effects, furniture and household goods. Read on or request a free quote now.

You can also find our Malta container shipping schedule and information on transit times on this page.

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Container Shipping and Sailing Schedules from the UK to Malta

Thanks to our unique Shrinkfast packing system, and by utilising the UK's premier shipping lines, we are one of the only international shipping companies that are able to pack, prepare, and ship your goods within just a few days of your moving date. We never keep you waiting.

We offer great rates for container shipping to Malta. You will be assigned your own personal highly experienced Move Manager who will guide you through every stage of the process and ensure your international move to Malta is quick, easy, and stress-free.

UK to Malta Container Shipping Schedule

Destination Vessel Name Last Moving Date to Meet Vessel Sailing Date Port to Port Transit Time
Marsaxlokk CMA CGM Sydney 20/05/2024 03/06/2024 14
MOL Endowment 27/05/2024 10/06/2024 14
CMA CGM Constanza 03/06/2024 17/06/2024 14
GSL Susan 10/06/2024 24/06/2024 14

FAQ: Your Questions Answered

On average, it takes roughly 14 days to ship a container from the United Kingdom to Malta (Marsaxlokk).

Our faster shipping means we can get your belongings shipped faster, potentially saving you weeks or even months of waiting when using a typical mover who has fill a container with other customers' goods before shipping. Fast track your move with 1st Move International!

Container shipping costs to Malta range from £865 to £5,829 depending on whether you need a shared or full container shipping service.

To learn more about how much it costs to move your belongings to Malta, please see our services for international removals UK to Malta.

Yes! Once booked, we will provide you with a unique container number and the name of the vessel that your shipment will be sailing on. This information can be used with our container tracking tool to track the progress of your shipment from the moment that it leaves the United Kingodm.

Here's a quick breakdown of the information in our shipping schedules:

  • Destination: These are the ports in Malta that we ship directly to. If your destination is not listed, fear not. We cover the whole of Malta and can provide a full door-to-door service to any town or city within Malta.
  • Vessel Name: Every vessel has a unique name which can be used to track from the moment it leaves the United Kingdom.
  • Last Moving Date to Meet Vessel: This is the last available moving date if you want to meet a particular vessel in time for its departure. We update our schedules every month and whatever your move date, there will be a vessel available for you. These dates are simply here for your information and to help with planning.
  • Sailing Date: The date on which the vessel is scheduled to depart.
  • Port to Port Transit Time: The estimated time, in days, it takes for the vessel to travel from the port of origin to the destination port.

If you would like to estimate and offset the carbon emissions produced by your container shipment to Malta, you can use a sea freight emission calculator such as the one provided by Sinay. This tool allows you to calculate the carbon footprint per TEU (Twenty-Foot Equivalent Unit) of any given sea freight shipment.

To estimate the impact of your move, follow these steps:

  1. Visit the CO2 Calculator: Go to the Sinay CO2 calculator here.
  2. Enter Departure/Arrival Details: Input the departure and destination for your shipment/vessel.
  3. Calculate Emissions: The tool will calculate the CO2 emissions per TEU (Twenty-Foot Equivalent Unit).
  4. How to Estimate for a Shared Container: For shared container shipments, use the volume of your packed belongings in cubic metres (m3) to estimate your share. We provide all of our customers with the precise volume of their shipment. Divide the emission figure per TEU given by the calculator by the total volume of a TEU (33.2 m3) and then multiply by the volume of your shipment. This will give you an accurate figure for the share of emissions generated by your move.
  5. How to Estimate for a Full Container: For full container shipments, simply multiply the emission figure per TEU given by the calculator by the number of containers that you are shipping, which in most cases will be 1. If you are using a 40ft container multply this figure by 2 instead.

Once you have your estimated emissions you can explore carbon offsetting options to mitigate your environmental impact. Common methods include participating in tree planting initiatives, investing in renewable energy projects, or purchasing carbon credits.

Still have a question? Let us know! Chat to our team live, give us a call or simply request a quote to learn more.

Trust Us with Your Move to Malta

With 25 years of experience in shipping & removals to Malta and as long-standing members of the British Association of Removers and the British International Freight Association, our team at 1st Move International have helped successfully ship the personal belongings of countless families and individuals from the UK.

We're proud of our faster shipping & safer packing, ensuring reliable & secure container shipping to Malta.

Get a free, no-obligation quote for our container shipping and removals services today.

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We are extremely proud of our unique packing process. We are the only international removals company in the UK that uses this tried and tested method to ship your treasured personal possessions overseas.

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