Shipping from UK to Thailand

Bridging the UK and Thailand, SLG Logistics ensures smooth sailing for your cargo.

Shipping from the UK to Thailand is smoother than ever with SLG Logistics, where distance is just a number. We specialise in simplifying the complex, ensuring your cargo reaches Thailand efficiently and safely. Our dedicated team handles all aspects of freight forwarding, from collection to delivery, making international shipping worry-free for you.

At SLG Logistics, we have plenty of experience as an international courier service and understand that every shipment is unique. That’s why we offer tailored solutions to meet the specific needs of your cargo, whether it’s commercial goods, personal effects, or anything in between. Our extensive network and partnerships with reputable carriers mean we can provide a range of options to suit your timeline and budget.

Our commitment to excellence continues beyond logistics. We provide full support throughout the shipping process, including customs clearance, documentation, and real-time tracking. This ensures you’re always in the loop, giving you peace of mind from when your shipment leaves the UK until it arrives in Thailand. With SLG Logistics, you’re choosing a partner that prioritises your shipping needs every step of the way.

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Freight Forwarding from UK to Thailand

The journey from the UK to Thailand with your freight has never been more straightforward. SLG Logistics offers expert freight forwarding services, ensuring your cargo’s smooth transition across continents with professionalism and ease.

Competitive Rates That Work for You

SLG Logistics offers some of the best shipping rates from the UK to Thailand. We negotiate with carriers to get deals that balance cost and speed, ensuring you don’t have to choose between efficiency and your budget.

Flexible Solutions for All Cargo Sizes

Whether you’re shipping a pallet or a full container load, we’ve got you covered. Our services cater to every need, ensuring that no matter the size of your cargo, it’s handled with care and precision on its way to Thailand.

A Full Spectrum of Shipping Options

SLG Logistics offers a variety of shipping services to meet your unique needs. Whether you prefer air freight speed or sea freight’s cost-effectiveness, we provide multiple options to ensure your cargo reaches Thailand exactly how and when you want it.

Expert Handling of Shipping Documents

We take the complexity out of customs clearance and documentation. Our team of experts ensures all your shipping documents are in order, reducing delays and making the customs process in Thailand as smooth as possible for your shipment.

How to Ship from UK to Thailand

What Items Can You Ship from UK to Thailand?

When shipping from the UK to the destination in Thailand, a wide range of items can be transported, catering to both personal and commercial needs. Here’s a list of commonly shipped items, but remember, all shipments must comply with both UK export laws and Thai import regulations:

  • Personal effects and household goods 
  • Machinery and transport equipment
  • Non-perishable food products
  • Retail merchandise (e.g. clothes, books, electronic devices)
  • Manufactured goods
  • Luggage from international students or people who are relocating

Shipping from UK to Thailand: The Process

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How Much Does it Cost to Ship from UK to Thailand?

Shipping a 1kg parcel from the UK to Thailand usually ranges from $19 to $40 (approximately £12 to £25). The cost can vary due to several factors, including:

  • Transportation method
  • Handling and storage charges
  • Cargo insurance
  • Carrier’s standard rates
  • The selected shipping option (such as express delivery or consolidated freight)

For air freight and sea shipments with less-than-container load (LCL), costs are often determined by the chargeable weight of the cargo.


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Shipping from UK to Thailand FAQs

How long does cargo take from UK to Thailand?

The delivery time for cargo from the UK to Thailand varies by the type of freight:

  • Air Freight: Generally the fastest option, taking approximately 3-7 days.
  • Sea Freight: This is more economical for larger shipments but takes longer, typically 4-6 weeks.

Yes, when shipments enter Thailand, they are subject to customs duties and taxes determined by the goods’ value, category, and shipping costs. Dealing with Thailand customs can be complex, but the recipient in Thailand is usually responsible for these charges. SLG Logistics takes the hassle out of this process for you. Our experienced team handles all aspects of customs clearance, ensuring your shipment complies with all regulations and minimising the possibility of delays or extra costs. With SLG, you can trust that your package is in good hands, making the journey from the UK to Thailand smooth and straightforward.

Yes, Thailand imposes import taxes and duties on goods from the UK, and the rates depend on the type of goods and their value. Understanding these rates and exemptions requires specific knowledge. SLG Logistics manages the import process for you, ensuring compliance with all regulations. Our team handles the necessary documentation and liaises with the relevant authorities, simplifying the importation process.

The following are on the prohibited items list for import into Thailand:

  • Dangerous goods
  • Obscene pictures and literature 
  • Fake coins and currency
  • Banned drugs 
  • Goods with royal seals or national flag
  • Buddha images, artefacts or antiques
  • Plants
  • Vehicle parts
  • Cigarettes, tobacco and alcoholic beverages
  • Communication radios and telecommunications equipment 
  • Pirated or counterfeit goods

You’ll need a complete set of documents to ensure a smooth process for shipping to Thailand. Here’s what you’ll typically require:

  • Commercial invoice
  • Packing slip
  • Certificate of Origin
  • Bill of Lading or Airway Bill
  • Customs permit
  • Payment terms such as Letter of Credit
  • Insurance policy

Ready to streamline your shipping from the UK to Thailand? Reach out to SLG Logistics today, and let us craft the ideal freight solution for you.

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