SHIPPING CARS FROM UK TO HONG KONG
Shipping Cars to Hongkong
Our car shipping services include frequent roll on/roll off and container shipping from Southampton to Hong Kong harbour. We offer peace of mind to anyone shipping a car to Hong Kong. We take our role in the successful shipment of your vehicle very seriously and we will always endeavor to provide the best service direct from the UK every week.
Affordable car shipping to Hong Kong is just one of the advantages on offer. By engaging Cargo World Link to export your vehicle from the UK, you’ll notice how committed we are to making sure your car is shipped with only the best shipping lines in the world. Our first class service ensures that we put safety first above everything else.
Car shipping costs to Hong Kong
Our vehicle shipping costs to Hong Kong by roll on/roll off start from £600.00 for a standard size saloon car such as a Toyota Avensis for example. 4 x 4’s such as the Toyota Land Cruiser typically cost £720.00 to ship.
Our container shipping costs for a 20ft container to Hong Kong is £750.00 although this can be cheaper if the fuel is drained and the battery disconnected prior to loading it in to the container. 40ft and 40ft HC containers with two vehicles loaded in side start from £825.00.
Are there any import restrictions for vehicles in Hong Kong?
When shipping vehicles to Hong Kong, you will need to meet the China’s emission and noise regulations. However, there are two exemptions for petrol cars but there are no exemptions for diesel engine vehicles. You are also advised to obtain approval from the Environmental Protection Department before shipping any vehicle in to Hong Kong.
- Classic vehicles – Vehicles that have been manufactured over 20 years prior to the importation (The vehicles must have the same engine fitted as it did when manufactured and be able to run on unleaded petrol).
- Personal Imports – Personal imports are vehicles which have been owned and used in the UK or overseas for at least six months prior to their shipment to Hong Kong – this is only allowed once every five years.
The minimum requirement for supporting documentation is:
- The UK Registration Document
- Proof of UK Residence
- UK Insurance Certificate
- UK Driving License
- Purchase Receipt
- Shipping Document
If your vehicle does not fall under any of the above categories then it must comply with the standards set in place and will have to undergo a very strict testing regime at an approved emissions testing centre. So before shipping your vehicle to Hong Kong, it is best advised to research first.
What paperwork is needed to ship a car to Hong Kong?
Once you are confident that your vehicle can be shipped to Hong Kong and meets with all the requirements, you will need to send us the documents outlined below once you have booked your shipment.
- V5C (registration document) for the vehicle
- Passport (photo page)
- Consignees Passport (photo page)
If you require any further information about our car shipping services to Hong Kong, contact us today or simply fill out our quick quote form and we’ll get straight back to you.