Shipping to Kenya from USA

Shipping to Kenya from USA


The country of Kenya bordered by the Indian Ocean to the southeast, Tanzania in the south, South Sudan on the north-west. Uganda to the West, Ethiopia and Somalia to the northeast. Kenya means Dark Blue in African Union. The city of Nairobi the largest city and the Capital of the country.

Here at USG Shipping Line, we offer shipping service from any locations in the United States or Canada to Kenya. The main port of entry in Kenya is, Mombasa and that is also the largest port in the East Africa region. The larger parts of the imports of Kenya are Irons, Steels, Transportation Equipment, Cars and Petroleum Products. Because of the economic benefits and its job creation, The Government of Kenya had invested on their transport system to become the center of transit in East Africa. Shipments to many other countries like Burundi, Rwanda and Uganda will be transported via Mombasa port. The port offers waver for some of the containers with demurrage or storage charges but, it is important to have the container customs cleared within few days after the arrival to avoid penalty.


It is Important for us to know prior of the shipment that your destination is not actually Kenya, so we can prepare the documents and bill of lading according to the regulation in Kenya. In this case. We will make sure that your bill of lading meets all the requirements for transshipment of the container or cargo out of Mombasa without being involved with the import duty.

 Here at USG, we are specialized in:

- Shipping Container to Kenya

- Shipping Truck to Kenya

- Shipping Boxes to Kenya

The cost of shipping to Kenya is related to the type and volume of the cargo. The origin of shipment is also an important parameter for calculating the shipping charge to Kenya. At the USG Shipping Line, we also offer shipping service for less than container, Hazardous and oversize cargo to Kenya. Please see more details for shipping to Mombasa :

Shipping to Mombasa

We have a special rate for Truck to Mombasa out of Houston, Boston, Bayonne, Baltimore, Savannah and Jacksonville. We can also ship trucks loaded in the 40 footer container at our warehouse in Newark, Miami and Houston.  In Los Angeles we will offer Flat Rack service for shipping large Truck to Kenya. 

Air Freight to Kenya :

Shipping to Kenya from USA

USG Shipping also offers Air freight service to Nairobi International Airport. The Air freight charge may depend on the volume and weight of the cargo. Our minimum charge for Air freight to Kenya is based by 150kg. Please contact us for rate or question.

- Shipping to Kenya from Dallas

- Shipping to Kenya from New York

- Shipping to Kenya from Kansas

- Shipping to Kenya from Houston

- Shipping to Kenya from Seattle

- Shipping to Kenya from Boston

- Shipping Cars to Kenya

- Shipping Containers to Kenya

You may find the answer of some of your questions about Customs regulation in Kenya at Customs in Kenya. USG is among the largest Shipping Companies to Kenya. If you need any quote for Shipping to Kenya please send us your request with all the details and we will provide you the quote at the earliest possible. We offer the 30 days transit to Mombasa from East Coast with Maersk.

Updated Information November 2017:
Kenya Customs authority have started to enforce the pre-inspection requirement (SGS).  Before purchasing any items, you better to check the cost of the inspection with SGS. 


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