Freight services from Australia to London and Edinburgh”

“Australia’s best Shipping container rates to UK

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“Over 20 year’s experience shipping cars to United Kingdom

“Are You Thinking of Moving to UK from Australia, ask about Self-Pack your own shipping containers”

Welcome to CargoMaster, Australia’s renowned sea freight specialists to Asia.

Our high performance team of sea freight service professionals offer many years’ experience delivering shipping containers to Asia.

Cargomaster delivers self-pack containers all over the world.

The United Kingdom, consisting of England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, is home to approximately 68 million citizens. Within the UK, freight forwarders play a vital role in ensuring the safe arrival of goods from abroad. The shipping industry holds significant importance, and freight forwarders contribute to the efficient management of shipments for businesses. Their coordination and services greatly impact overall economic growth across Europe. Freight forwarders specialize in providing swift national and international deliveries, making them an ideal choice for those requiring fast transportation of goods.

Sea Freight to United Kingdom

CargoMaster is a prominent player in transporting a diverse range of cargo to the UK through air freight and sea freight. With over 20 years of experience, CargoMaster has established a reliable and extensive network across the United States. If you require international shipping containers or need to transport large and heavy goods via sea or air freight to the UK, CargoMaster is the go-to company. They collaborate with a well-connected team of UK-based freight forwarders and customs houses, ensuring your goods reach the UK swiftly and securely. CargoMaster’s expertise and reputation as renowned UK shipping specialists make them a trusted choice. Whether you’re considering sea freight, self-packing international moving containers, or need assistance with shipping heavy machinery and break bulk cargo, CargoMaster covers all aspects. They cater to various clients, including government departments, large corporations, mining companies, and individuals shipping donated goods or second-hand items like furniture, cars, buses, and trucks.

Sea Freight to United Kingdom

CargoMaster provides a wide range of shipping options, such as 20ft and 40ft containers. If you’re relocating or moving overseas, self-pack shipping containers are a cost-effective solution, available in high cube and open-top configurations. They also offer flat racks and break bulk shipping for project cargo and heavy equipment, including mining, industrial, and construction machinery. CargoMaster’s services cater to clients of all types, ensuring safe and efficient shipping for a variety of items. For those shipping heavy machinery and break bulk cargo to the UK, CargoMaster’s expertise and experience prove invaluable. They arrange the delivery of shipping equipment to your location or can facilitate packing at their packing yards located in major Australian cities. CargoMaster provides blocking and bracing services to ensure the secure transportation of cars, trucks, buses, boats, and other goods. Their comprehensive sea freight equipment and services are available across various Australian cities. Whether you require a 40ft container, flat rack, or open-top container for your shipment, CargoMaster has the solutions to meet your needs. They handle a wide range of cargo, including over-sized and over-weight items, with expertise in moving heavy machinery and project cargo. For all your shipping inquiries from Australia to the UK, contact CargoMaster to save time and money.

Sea Freight to United Kingdom


“What is the transit time from Australia to The UK?”

“The transit from Australia to the UK varies depending on where in the UK you are intending to ship too and where from in Australia. The quickest time to London Gateway is approx 38 days transit”

“We want to ship our car with our household goods can we put everything inside a 40′ shipping container?” 

“Yes you can and its a very cost effective way to ship from Australia to the UK! A 40′ container will hold a car and approx a 3BRM house load Of furniture. Dont forget  you need to check the paticular countries customs Authority”

“How do we pack a self pack container?”

“Its easy really, CargoMaster will give you a brochure that outlines the best way to pack shipping containers safely”

“How often do container ships depart from Australia to UK?”

“Vessels sail weekly from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Darwin and Townsville to the UK”

“What if we have cargo that is too big for a shipping container?

“CargoMaster has all sorts of shipping equipment, like open top containers for over height shipments, flat racks for out of guage consignments, break bulk services from Australia too. You need to give CargoMaster the weight and dimensions of your shipment to get a quote”


20 ft Standard Dry (8’6″ x 8′ x 20′)

20 ft Standard Container Measurements

Weight: 4500lbs
Max Gross Weight: 66,139lbs

Interior Dimensions:

Length: 19′ 5″
Width: 7′ 8-⅛”
Height: 7′ 9-⅝”

Door Opening:

Width: 7’ 8-½”
Height: 7’ 5-¾”

40 ft Standard Dry (8’6″ x 8′ x 40′)

40 ft Standard Container Measurements

Weight: 8500lbs
Max Gross Weight: 66,139lbs

Interior Dimensions:

Length: 39′ ⅜”
Width: 7′ 8-⅛”
Height: 7′ 9-⅝”

Door Opening:

Width: 7’ 8-½”
Height: 7’ 5-¾”

40 ft High Cube (9’6″ x 8′ x 40′)

40 ft High Cube Container Measurements

Weight: 8750 lbs
Max Gross Weight: 68,008lb

Interior Dimensions:

Length: 39′ 4”
Width: 7′ 7”
Height: 8′ 9″

Door Opening:

Width: 7’ 8″‘
Height: 8’ 5”


CargoMaster offers weekly services for break bulk shipping and shipping large items overseas. These types of services vary greatly between shipment , this area of international shipping should be left to only a few true Australian heavy shipping specialists with many years’ experience (like CargoMaster with 35 years transportation experience) Once again, you need to be very careful when choosing a international freight forwarders to handle the shipping of heavy items overseas this is a specialised transportation mode .choosing the wrong freight forwarder could be devastating and cost you heaps of money (there are plenty of stories of freight forwarders failing when it comes to shipping heavy machinery overseas.! The bottom line is Call CargoMaster if you need to ship heavy equipment from Sydney!

Dimensions of 20ft flat rack container

Internal length 5.94 m / 19.5 ft
Internal width 2.35 m / 7.7 ft
Internal height 2.35 m / 7.7 ft
Tare weight 2,360 kg / 5,203.8 lbs
Payload capacity 30,140 kg / 66,458.7 lbs
Cubic capacity 32.7 m³ / 1,154.3 cu ft

Dimensions of 40ft flat rack container

Internal length 12.13 m / 39.8 ft
Internal width 2.40 m / 7.9 ft
Internal height 2.14 m / 7 ft
Tare weight 5,000 kg / 11,025 lbs
Payload capacity 40,000 kg / 88,200 lbs
Cubic capacity 62.2 m³ / 2,195.7 cu ft

At CargoMaster we strive to deliver cost effective sea freight services to business, government and private individuals.

“SAVE MORE, SAVE TIME” with CargoMasters’ international self-pack shipping consolidation services to and from United Kingdom!

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