International Car Shipping To Qatar
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- Cost starts from: £695.00
- Roll on/Roll off: Yes ✓
- Container Shipping: Yes ✓
- Frequency of sailing: weekly
First Base Freight, a fully insured International Freight Forwarder offers weekly sailings to Qatar by both roll on/roll off and container services. Our reliable services ensures that vehicles are shipped from the port of Southampton up to Doha safely every time. Our vehicle shipping services to Doha port offers a safer way of transporting any type of vehicle to Qatar from the UK. These reliable ships transport saloon cars, SUV’s, vans, trucks and plant machinery easily by sea. Transit time to Doha port takes on average 24 days by roll on/roll off and 26 days by container vessels. With guaranteed sailings and quicker transit times, our costs to ship vehicles reflect the service offered. Our rates are continually monitored to help us keep competitive.
Our highly experienced staff and there many years of experience helps to ensure that vehicles are shipped on time, every time from the UK to Qatar without issue. Our first class service at budget prices keeps us professional and affordable to anyone looking to ship a vehicle to Qatar.
Car shipping costs to Qatar
The typical car shipping cost to Qatar is £695.00 for a standard size saloon such as a Peugeot 307 or a Toyota Avensis for example. SUV’s also known as a 4 x 4 such as a Mercedes ML costs £785.00 by roll on/roll services from Southampton to arrival Doha. The costs to send large vehicles to Qatar such as a truck, trailer or a van will vary as the overall length, width and height will differ from vehicle to vehicle. For best prices simply contact us with the measurements and we will get a rate to you either over the phone or by email.
Roll on/roll off car shipping to Doha
Our RoRo services to Qatar sail 3 times a month from the port of Southampton to Doha quay and offers a more economical way of shipping a car to Qatar by sea. Roll on/roll off ships are purpose built vessels that carry rolling cargo. RoRo shipping services offers a safer alternative to shipping your vehicle in a container, the ease of loading and unloading the vehicle keeps the cost of shipment very competitive indeed. All vehicles are secured below deck using ratchet straps to the front and the rear of the vehicle. These straps are continually monitored throughout the voyage to ensure that they don’t work themselves loose whilst in transit and that your vehicle remains.
Container shipping to Doha
Like our roll on/roll off services, dedicated container shipping to Qatar is fast becoming a favourite choice for our customers. High valued vehicles being shipped to Doha offers a more secure service by 20ft, 40ft or 40ft HC container every week from Southampton port. We load your vehicle carefully inside these steel containers before closing the door and placing a tamper proof on it at one of our many loading depots across the UK.
Are there any vehicle import restrictions in Qatar?
Any foreigner wanting to import a vehicle must firstly obtain their Residence Permit before they are allowed to bring the car into the country. Most GCC countries require that vehicles have an export plate and its official paperwork. Because a Residence Permit will be required in Qatar just remember that this can take up to six weeks to process. However another party may be required to bring the vehicle in on behalf of the importer if a permit has not yet been supplied. Vehicles need to registered within 2 weeks of its arrival in to Qatar as stipulated by the vehicle registration process.
What paper work do I need to ship my car to Qatar?
When shipping a vehicle to Qatar from the UK, we would require copies of the following documentation:
- V5C (or title document) for the vehicle
- Photo page of the consignees passport
- Purchase/Sales Invoice of the vehicle
For further information on our car shipping services to Doha, Qatar please contact us or simply complete our quick quote and we will get straight back to you.