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Shipping containers to India from the UK

If you’re in need of an economical and secure way to transport your belongings halfway across the world, our shipping container service is the perfect solution. With over 30 years’ experience in the shipping freight industry, we have the knowledge and expertise to make sure your move is straightforward and hassle-free. We will use our insight to inform and advise you on the best shipping method to suit your needs, and also guide you on the ideal container size for your load.

We provide a complete door-to-door shipping service from the UK to India, so you can deal with the more important things, such as getting to know your new neighbours, or finishing off your itinerary.

Inclusive in your shipping container to India costs are:

  • A move manager to organise your shipment and answer queries
  • Team of packers and movers to pack your goods in industry approved materials
  • Effects taken and loaded onto shipping containers and shipped to destination of your choice
  • Container delivered to the door of your new home, workplace, hotel or other, and unloaded
  • Terminal fees, shipping fees and customs clearance


Why choose Excess International for shipping containers to India?

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


Transit methods for shipping containers to India

There are two transit methods for shipping containers to India. 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

Popular destinations for shipping containers to India

We offer a door to door container shipping service to many destinations across India. Some of our most popular destinations for shipping include:

Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, Calcutta, Pune, Thane, Bhopal, Ahmedabad, Visakhapatnam, Lucknow, Vadodara, Surat, Patna, Kanpur, Ghaziabad, Jaipur, Nagpur, Indore

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