Container Shipping Times to the United States

Planning a move to the USA? Get dates and port to port transit times for each vessel departing from the UK.

Short Answer: Port to port transit times to the States vary from between 10 to 30 days depending on your destination port. For more detailed times for each port/vessel please see our table below.

How Long Does it Take to Ship Personal Effects from the UK to USA?

Destination Vessel Name Last Moving Date to Meet Vessel Sailing Date Port to Port Transit Time
Houston Santa Viola 25/04/2022 09/05/2022 19
MYK Daedalus 02/05/2022 16/05/2022 19
Dimitra C 09/05/2022 23/05/2022 19
Brooklyn Bridge 16/05/2022 30/05/2022 19
Los Angeles Atlantic Star 17/04/2022 01/05/2022 30
Atlantic Sky 24/04/2022 08/05/2022 30
Atlantic Sea 01/05/2022 15/05/2022 30
Atlantic Sail 08/05/2022 22/05/2022 30
Miami Atlantic Star 17/04/2022 01/05/2022 14
Atlantic Sky 24/04/2022 08/05/2022 14
Atlantic Sea 01/05/2022 15/05/2022 14
Atlantic Sail 08/05/2022 22/05/2022 14
New York Atlantic Star 17/04/2022 01/05/2022 12
Atlantic Sky 24/04/2022 08/05/2022 12
Atlantic Sea 01/05/2022 15/05/2022 12
Atlantic Sail 08/05/2022 22/05/2022 12

UK to USA Container Shipping Costs

Our page on the cost of international removals from the UK to the USA covers everything you need to know about how much it costs to ship your belongings to the America.

Many factors are involved in calculating the costs to ship a container to the USA. Each house move is different and the USA is a big place!

To get a bespoke rate for your own specific house move and find out the exact costs and prices to ship a container to the USA please complete our simple quote form on this page.

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