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Shipping containers to USA

Thanks to our experience, dedicated staff, timely deliveries and secure container shipping, we have become one of the UK’s foremost container shipping companies. Following 30 years’ in the sea freight industry, we have acquired the skill and expertise to ship almost anything overseas. From surfboards, shoes, televisions, instruments, vehicles, furniture, whole homes and beyond.



Shipping containers from the United Kingdom has evolved, it is now one of the most efficient and economical ways to ship goods over huge distances. When using Excess International, international container shipping costs are tailored to each individual’s needs.

We will use our knowledge 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 USA, so you can deal with the more important things, such as getting to know your new neighbours, or finishing off your itinerary.



We like to make the process of sending containers overseas straightforward. Therefore, if you use Excess to ship containers from the UK, you will receive a reliable door to door service.

Inclusive in your container shipping costs are:

  • A move co-ordinator 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
Loading cargo onto a ship for international removals

Popular destinations for shipping containers to USA

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

Los Angeles, Philadelphia, New York City, Colorado Springs, Houston, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Detroit, Las Vegas, Boston, Washington D.C, Austin, Indianapolis, San Diego, Memphis, Philadelphia, Nashville, Atlanta

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