Ocean Freight Shipping Haiti

Ocean Freight Shipping Haiti International Ocean Freight Shipping rates

Ocean freight shipping Haiti. The most cost-effective and cheap shipping is sea freight, the transportation of commodities by sea, often on cargo ships. Even though cargo ship sizes vary significantly, they are usually relatively huge due to economies of scale. Ocean freight can also transport cargo by smaller vessels (such as bulk ships or tankers).

A container to Haiti costs $2700 to transport for cargo shipping.

However, will vary based on the size and weight of the products in your Container and the distance you must travel to reach your Port. A container is a single unit that can be hired for multiple shipments.

Full container load (FCL)

This method  is the most economical and cost-effective method of transporting goods from the United States to Haiti. it is usually referred as cheap shipping.

Average Cost of shipping a full container to Haiti

From 250 lbs. to 45,000 lbs. is perfect for shipping boxes, pallets, and entire container loads.

  • 20 ft. Container $1453
  • 40 Ft. Container $1652

Request a 20-foot container for a 40-foot container and a 40-foot container high cube and get it at an affordable and cost-effective price from Ameritrans freight in a fast and reliable way.

Less Container Load (LCL) shipping

Less Container Load (LCL) shipping is a cost-effective way to transport shipments to Haiti.

Cost of LCL Shipping to Haiti Estimated

It is ideal for shipping boxes, pallets, and less-than-container loads from 250 lbs. to 20.000 lbs. It is cheap shipping.

  •  LCL : $72.10 per CBM. 
  •  household goods :$797.60
  • Personal belongings : $541.30

Container Car Shipping

Ametrans freight, in terms of Container Car Shipping, is the world’s largest RoRo and container shipping network for cars, specialty vehicles, equipment, and boats.

Average Cost of Shipping a Car to Haiti

Personal automobiles, farm equipment, machinery, huge vehicles, and also other items can be shipped using this method. Get a quote for any oversized cargo and automobile in RORO or container ships at affordable and cost-effective prices.

  • Sedan (Container) $1950
  • SUV (Container) $1980
  • Sedan via RORO $1157
  • SUV via RORO $1247

Sedan should be requested (in-container) and also using RORO.

Request a sport utility vehicle (in-container) or an SUV through RORO.

Shipping rates for a car to Haiti

Most car transportation services from the United States to Haiti cost between $1,200 and $2,700, without counting applicable taxes and registration fees.

Because Haiti is so close, shipping rates may be significantly lower than those listed below, particularly for items arriving from Florida.

New York,  to Port au Prince $4,100
Houston, TX to (New York port) to Port au Prince $4,200
Chicago, IL to (New York port) to Port au Prince $4,200
San Jose, CA to (California port) to Port au Prince $3,600
Portland, OR to (California port) to Port au Prince $3,500
Memphis, TN to (New York port) to Port au Prince $4,100
Las Vegas, NV to (California port) to Port au Prince. $3,600
Phoenix, AZ to (California port) to Port au Prince $4,150
Detroit, MI to (New York port) to Port au Prince $4,250
Denver, CO to (California port) to Port au Prince $3,600

  • Prices and times are estimated. They can vary depending on the season and the type of vehicle.
  • Prices are for one car in a 20-foot container. This is also  the safest and most dependable method of transporting a vehicle across international borders. Other items may be placed in the container to assist you in saving money on your move.
  • Using the RoRo (roll-on, roll-off) approach saves money and  also allows shipments to be finished in less time.

International house relocation services

International house relocation services  for cargo shipping to Haiti are rapid, simple, and also  inexpensive. Therefore one should make any moving since it is favorable and cost effective.

House Relocation Costs Around the World

The following are average costs

  • $640 for a partial house (2000 lbs. or less)
  • $2300 for a one-bedroom (3850 lbs.)
  • $32002 Bedroom (4500 Lbs.)
  • $4507 3+ Bedroom (8750 Lbs.)

Air freight shipping cost

The Cost of air freight exceeds that of ocean freight by a wide margin.  Depending on the volume and weight of your consignment, you can ship a 40ft container via air for roughly $2000-3000 USD.  Shipments by air arrive at their destination in 5-7 days. The Cost of transporting a container by air is substantially higher than shipping by sea. Hence it is not practicable for most cargoes.

Extra Cost Cargo Shipping To Haiti

Preparing for extra costs after the original quotation is necessary when budgeting for shipping commodities to Haiti; these charges comprise insurance, customs fees, inspection, VAT, Universal Rate Hike (GRI), and delivery schedules.

How much does it cost to ship a car to Haiti?

Most car transportation services from the United States to Haiti cost between $1,200 and $2,700, without counting applicable taxes and also  registration fees.

When shipping to Haiti, what documents are required?

To find out what documents are required, visit the official website for Haiti’s import laws or guidelines. If you don’t have the appropriate paperwork, your cargo could be delayed or even prevented from reaching its destination. Always prepare all essential papers before packing your belongings to avoid delays and ensure that your cargo arrives on time. The following are some of the most common forms that must be completed when moving a container internationally:

  • Bills of Lading
  • Packing List
  • Shipper’s Letter of Instructions (SLI)
  • Safety Data Sheet (SDS)
  • Operational Instructions
  • Shipping Under a Letter of Credit.
  • Commercial and Proforma Invoices
  • Automated Export System (AES) Filing and Certificate of Origin (CO)

What Items Am I Not Permitted to Ship to Haiti?

Many items cannot be sent to Haiti. If your package contains one of the forbidden items, the shipping process may take longer than usual, or your consignment may be denied entry to its destination. So, before you pack your belongings into a container and also double-check each country’s import laws.

The following products are subject to additional limitations when shipped to Haiti:

Acids, Batteries, Hazardous Bearer Documents, Bio Products, Hazardous Biological Substance Category B (UN3373) Chemicals and also  Hazardous Computer Printouts



In conclusion, Ameritrans freight shipping company offers fast, reliable, and cost-effective rates in container shipping, RORO, ocean freight shipping (FCL and LCL), and also  Air freight shipping to Haiti from USA.

To get a quotation for your Ocean Freight Shipping and cheap shipping
to Haiti, conduct us through;

anthony@ameritransfreight.com and also through our contact number below