Mexico & Panama

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Ports

Central America

Veracruz

Panama

Europe

Bremerhaven

Zeebrugge

Mexico

Shipping

from Europe to Veracruz, Mexico

There are 2 ships each month from Bremerhaven or Antwerp to Veracruz. The schedule is available about 2-3 months in advance. The sailing time of the ships are 3-4 weeks.
The freight rate is currently $69 per m³ plus fuel surcharge and port fees.

from Veracruz, Mexico to Europe

On the route from Veracruz to Bremerhaven or Antwerp sail 2-3 ships a month. The sailimng time is 3-4 weeks.
The freight rate is currently $ 52 per m³ plus fuel surcharge and port fees.

We have an english-speaking freight forwarder in Mexico who will organize the handling for you.

Temporary Import

Tourists can temporary import their vehicle into Mexico without paying taxes and do not need to technical regulations. A Carnet de Passage is not required. However, a bond or deposit ($ 200-400 depending on the year of construction) is required upon arrival. This will be refunded later when the vehicle is exported. In exchange the vehicle can stay in Mexico up to 10 years.

PROPANE GAS AND ELECTRICITY

We can supply you with the necessary gas-adapters and voltage converters.

Shipping can already pay off for a 4 week trip.

SeaBridge

CALCULATION OF SHIPPING COSTS

Shipping costs are calculated according to the maximum dimensions of the vehicle:

Length x Width x Height = Volume

Each centimeter counts. If the dimensions have been altered the price may be affected. The freight rate is $ 69,00 per m³ to Mexico.

WHAT DOES MY MOTORHOME SHIPPING COST?

We can determine the final costs if we know the dimensions of your motorhome and your selected destination, regardless of the direction.

You can enter all the necessary information in our online form. We will provide you with the costs including all fees for your individual motorhome shipping.

free and non-binding

EXAMPLE CALCULATION

For a motorhome with sample dimensions.

Length

Width

Height

Volume

6,10 m

2,30 m

2,85 m

40,00 m³

Freight Rate

Volume

Freight Costs

69,00 $

40,00 m³

2.760 $

ADDITIONAL FEES & CHARGES

Additional port fees of €285 in Antwerp

In Mexico are forwarding and port fees ($450) which need to be paid locally

A fuel surcharge could added and adjusted according to the current oil price.

All rates and fees can change until shipping

You can find all the exact charges incurred in our shipping quotation for your individual motorhome shipping.

Panama

Shipping

from Europe to Panama

Panama is the hub for shipments between the two Americas and is therefore often frequented by ships. Manzanillo is located on the Atlantic coast near Colon, about an hour’s drive from Panama City.
There are usually 4 ships a month from Bremerhaven or Zeebrugge to Manzanillo. The schedule appears about 2 months in advance. The sailing time of the ship is around 3 weeks.
The freight rate is currently $ 85 pro m³ from Europe to Panama, plus shipping & port fees and fuel surcharges.

from Panama to Europe

There are usually 4 ships going back a month from Manzanillo (Antique Coast) to Zeebrugge or Bremerhaven. The timetable appears about 2 months in advance. The sailing time of the ship is just about 3 weeks.
The freight rate is currently $ 59 pro m³ from Panama to Europe, plus shipping & port fees and fuel surcharges

Temporary Import

Tourists can temporary import their vehicle into Panama without paying taxes and do not need to technical regulations. A Carnet de Passage is not required.

PROPANE GAS AND ELECTRICITY

We can supply you with the necessary gas-adapters and voltage converters.

Shipping can already pay off for a 4 week trip.

SeaBridge

CALCULATION OF SHIPPING COSTS

Shipping costs are calculated according to the maximum dimensions of the vehicle:

Length x Width x Height = Volume

Each centimeter counts. If the dimensions have been altered the price may be affected. The freight rate is $ 85,00 per m³ to Panama.

WHAT DOES MY MOTORHOME SHIPPING COST?

We can determine the final costs if we know the dimensions of your motorhome and your selected destination, regardless of the direction.

You can enter all the necessary information in our online form. We will provide you with the costs including all fees for your individual motorhome shipping.

free and non-binding

EXAMPLE CALCULATION

For a motorhome with sample dimensions.

Length

Width

Height

Volume

6,10 m

2,30 m

2,85 m

40,00 m³

Freight Rate

Volume

Freight Costs

85,00 $

40,00 m³

3.400 $

ADDITIONAL FEES & CHARGES

Additional port fees of €285 in Zeebrugge

In Panama are Forwarding and port fees ($400-500) which need to be paid locally

A fuel surcharge could added and adjusted according to the current oil price.

All rates and fees can change until shipping

You can find all the exact charges incurred in our shipping quotation for your individual motorhome shipping.

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More shippings

Shipping between North, Central and South America

We can also offer the following connections between the Americas if you only want to drive a part of the Panamericana:

Departures & prices on request.

Routes

USA to Mexico, Panama, Colombia or Argentina

Mexico to USA or Colombia

Panama to USA

Argentina to USA or Mexico

Columbia to USA or Mexico

incl. baggage/content

MARINE INSURANCE

VEHICLE VALUE UP TO €50.000

For €300 we can offer you a marine insurance for a current vehicle value of up to €50,000, including baggage/content up to €10,000.

HIGHER VEHICLE VALUE

An upgrade to a higher vehicle value is possible (eg. €100.000 for €425).

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