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Shipping containers to Australia from the UK

Looking for a door-to-door service for shipping containers to Australia? Look no further than the global shipping experts at Excess International. Whether you’re moving to the UK and looking to transport the contents of your household with you, or you’re an Aussie expat shipping a few boxes home from overseas, we’re more than happy to help. When shipping containers to Australia from the UK, we aim to make the process as simple as possible. We offer an economical and trusted door to door service, so you can sit back and relax.

Inclusive in quote for shipping containers to Australia are:

  • A dedicated move manager to answer queries and organise your shipment and delivery
  • Fully trained packers and movers to secure your possessions in high-quality packing materials to ensure their safety in transit
  • Items loaded onto shipping containers and shipped to Australia
  • Your belongings cleared, devanned, delivered via truck and unpacked into your new home, new office, workplace, hotel or other required end destination
  • Shipping fees, terminal fees and customs clearance


Why choose Excess International for shipping containers to Australia?

When you choose our shipping containers to Australia service, we take care to understand your needs and cater to your requirements. Whether you’re sending gifts to loved ones down under or sending an entire house worth of belongings, we’re more than happy to help.

Transit methods for shipping containers to Australia

There are two transit methods for shipping containers to Australia. The right choice for you will depend on your budget, end location and schedule.

GRP: If you are shipping the contents of a small apartment, flat, a small office or even just large furniture items from your house – GRP is the best option for you. Your effects are stowed and secured within a shared container and you will only pay for the space your possessions occupy.

Full Container Load: FCL is the favoured option for those shipping an entire home or large work offices etc. You will be charged for a 20ft or 40ft container depending on the volume of your international removals and you can fill the container how you wish.

Loading cargo onto a ship for international removals

At Excess International, we have built up a reputation as one of the UK’s leading container shipping companies, thanks to our dedicated staff, safe and secure shipping and low-cost prices.

Thanks to the expertise we have acquired over 30 years of shipping containers to Australia, we have the skill to ship everything from a single box of clothes or a vehicle, to a whole house move and beyond.

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