Worldwide Household and Commercial International Freight Shipping

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Reliable freight services from Rapid Shipping UK

Looking for a reliable company to handle your international freight shipping needs? Look no further! Our UK-based forwarder has established connections with all the major carrier networks and ports, making us your go-to choice for destinations worldwide. With a trusted network of agents in over 100 countries from Europe to Australasia, we bring local expertise to the global stage.

Our satisfied customers have entrusted us with everything from machinery pallets to clothing suitcases, so you can rest assured that we’ll handle your freight with the utmost care and professionalism. Get in touch with us today for a quote and experience the peace of mind that comes with working with a dependable shipping service.

Shipping Services

Sea Freight

Rapid Shipping offer a full range of sea freight services for commercial and personal shipments to all major worldwide destinations

Air Freight

Whether it’s a pallet to Peru or a suitcase to Singapore, our preferential rates ensure we can offer the best value airfreight from all UK airports.


Rapid Shipping is a leading provider of international removals from the UK to major destinations worldwide with a variety of options at flexible pricing.

Excess Baggage

Our excess baggage service ships boxes, bags, suitcases, and small items. We provide free shipping boxes, nationwide collection, and door-to-door delivery.


Rapid Shipping offer shipping from the UK to all worldwide destinations. Contact us today to get shipping costs for overseas exports and household shipping.

Cargo Shipping

Rapid Shipping are a leading UK based international cargo company. We offer a full range of cargo shipping options from the UK to all major worldwide destinations.

Commercial Cargo

Our commercial team has the expertise to handle international freight, ensuring the needs of both the sender and the receiver are met while complying with customs regulations in the destination country. We understand the business and legal requirements, making the shipping process smooth for all parties involved.

Personal Cargo

We specialise in international freight for personal effects. Our skilled export packers can safely wrap delicate items and offer secure storage and insurance options. We can also provide delivery and unpacking services, or leave you to unpack at your own pace while collecting waste for recycling later.

Why Rapid Shipping UK Should Be Your Choice of Intermodal Freight Forwarder

Understanding of legal requirements

We take pride in our ability to provide the safest and most efficient air, land, and sea freight services through our extensive knowledge of international legal requirements. This ensures that our international shipping services run smoothly without any complications.

Online tracking system

When shipping goods internationally, it’s always reassuring to know that you can keep tabs on your container load and stay informed about your shipment’s whereabouts. That’s why we offer our customers access to our online tracking system, which provides real-time updates and complete transparency throughout the transportation process. With our reliable tracking system, you can rest easy knowing that your goods are in good hands and that you’ll always be in the know.

Export packing crews

Our export packing crews are highly skilled in wrapping goods for safe transport. Whether you are shipping precious antiques, delicate electrical equipment, or valuable clothing, our experts will cover your cargo with utmost care and precision to guarantee that no damage occurs during transit. You can trust us to take the necessary steps to ensure your goods arrive at their destination in perfect condition.

Fully insured cargo

We understand that your cargo is valuable to you, and we take every precaution to ensure its safe transport. However, for added peace of mind, we recommend insuring your full container load. This will provide an extra layer of protection for your goods during transit, giving you the confidence that your cargo will arrive at its destination in the same condition as when it left.

Delivery and unpacking

We are pleased to offer comprehensive door-to-door services to our valued customers. Upon arrival at the destination, we can transport your cargo to your new place of residence and provide unpacking services as well. Our goal is to make your move as stress-free as possible, so you can rest assured that your cargo will be taken care of every step of the way.

We find the most cost-effective methods of transport

At our company, we go the extra mile to ensure that your goods are shipped in the most cost-effective manner possible. We don’t just rely on the closest port and final destination when determining the mode of transportation for your goods. Instead, we carefully consider all factors to determine the most efficient method. Additionally, we work diligently to find the cheapest customs clearance options available to help keep your shipping costs as low as possible. You can trust us to prioritise your budget while still providing top-quality transportation services.

Contact Us Today

Looking for a reliable freight forwarder for your international shipping needs? Look no further than our bespoke services, which are designed to deliver your goods safely and efficiently across land and sea. Our team of freight experts is always available to discuss your specific requirements and ensure that your goods are shipped in the most cost-effective and timely manner possible. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you with your shipping needs.



Rapid Shipping are a leading UK shipping company and ship thousands of household and commercial shipments around the world every year. From a couple of extra items of luggage which won’t fit on the plane, to an entire factory full of equipment and stock we can handle any shipment to just about anywhere in the world.




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About Us

We offer a range of specialist packing and shipping services depending on your exact requirements. Household shipments benefit from our range of FREE packing boxes and export furniture blankets. Larger consignments benefit from our professional packing services. Commercial shipments can be professionally packed and cased at our depot or shipped directly from your premises if preferable. Our expert case-makers can construct wooden shipping cases of any size and configuration for fragile goods.

All of our people have extensive knowledge of the shipping industry and can offer expert advice tailored to suit your exact situation. Whether you are a first time exporter looking for information on how to get your product to new markets, or an experienced worldwide mover looking for the best price for your next international relocation – you’ll find we have the knowledge you need.

Frequently Asked Questions

Intermodal shipping combines various transportation modes, including trucks, trains, ships, and planes, to move cargo safely and efficiently over long distances. It’s a popular choice for businesses looking to transport goods.

For a cost-effective, environmentally conscious, and reliable way to transport cargo, consider intermodal shipping. This method utilises different transportation modes to create efficient delivery routes and reduce transit times.

Our experts use a tailored approach to determine the ideal transportation mode for your cargo, taking into account its attributes, delivery urgency, and budget constraints. This ensures efficient and cost-effective logistics solutions for your specific needs.

Our online tracking system lets you monitor your shipment’s location and status in real time, providing peace of mind throughout the journey.

We offer customizable intermodal freight services for all types of cargo, from consumer goods to industrial equipment. Our solutions are tailored to meet your unique shipping requirements.