Shipping from USA to Kenya

contact us for shipping to Uganda from USA

Nile Cargo Carrier, Inc.

70 Princeton St, Suite 4,North Chelmsford, MA. 01863 USA
Landline phone: 1-781-891-4035 |

We have Receiving Agents in most major cities in the USA where you can drop off your well-packed Box, Package, Suitcase, or Luggage, you are shipping by Air cargo or Ocean shipping. We offer pick-up services in most major cities of the USA at a fee. However, we do not pick up unpacked items.

Air Cargo Shipping Rates from USA to Kenya

Shipping from USA to Kenya

Air freight shipping rates from USA to Kenya

  • 10 Lbs. cost $75.00 (flat fee)    |   5 Kgs cost $80.00 (flat fee)
  • 11 Lbs + cost $7.00 per Lb.       |    6 Kgs + cost $15.40 per Kg
  • 20 Lbs + cost $6.50 per Lb.       |    10 Kgs + cost $14.30 per Kg
  • 30 Lbs + cost $6.00 per Lb.        |    14 Kgs + cost $13.20 per Kg
  • 50 Lbs + cost $5.50 per Lb.        |    23 Kgs + cost $12.10 per Kg
  • 100 Lbs + cost $5.00 per Lb.     |   45 Kgs + cost $11.00 per Kg
  • 220 Lbs + cost $4.75 per Lb.      |   100 Kgs + cost $10.50 per Kg.

USA Cities

Atlanta, Albuquerque, Austin, Baltimore, Birmingham,  Boston, Brookline, Charlotte, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Dallas, Denver, Des Moines, Detroit, Eugene, Grand Rapids, Jacksonville, Hartford, Houston, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Lexington, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Miami, Minneapolis, Milwaukee, Nashville, Newark, New York, New Orleans, Norfolk, Oklahoma City, Omaha, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Portland, Raleigh, Richmond, San Diego, San Francisco, Sacramento, Seattle, St. Louis, South Bend, Tacoma, Tampa, Tulsa, Tucson, Winston Salem, Washington, DC and many more.

  • There is a $20.00 fee for Airway Bill for Air shipments weighing 50 Lbs and more. (it’s a flat fee per shipment).
  • Customs Clearing fees are not included in the air cargo rates above, however, we can include your Customs clearing fees on your shipping invoice if you fill out a detailed Packing List.
  • Air cargo rates are based on actual weight or dimensional weight whichever is greater.
  • Air freight rates are subject to change without prior notice.
  • Television shipping rates are based on the Size of the box it is packed in.
  • The Laptops ship for a standard fee of $100 via Air cargo fee.

Ocean Shipping from USA to Kenya (Less than container Load)

Shipping from USA to Kenya affordably
Things we are shipping to Uganda from USA
  • Ocean freight costs $15.00 per cubic foot from our warehouse in USA to Nairobi, Kenya.
  • We ship a consolidated ocean container from the USA to Kenya every two months.
  • With our ocean shipping service, you can ship 1 box or 20 boxes, or even more in our consolidated container to Nairobi.
  • We have over 80 Receiving Agents across the U.S. where you can drop off your Air and ocean shipment.
  • Ground transportation out of the state to our warehouse in Boston, Massachusetts cost from $0.70 to $1.25 per Lb. depending on the weight and distance.
  • Ocean shipping transit time from the USA to Kenya is approximately 2 and half months.

Important Shipping information

  • Air cargo rates are based on actual weight or dimensional weight We consider whichever is greater.
  • Shipping rates for both Air cargo and Sea freight are subject to change without prior notice.
  • Customs Clearing fees:  The customs clearing fees are not included in the air cargo rates and Ocean freight rates, However our Kampala office offer Customs Clearing services and Door delivery anywhere in Kenya.
  • The Customs clearing fees or import taxes in Kenya are charged based on the type of an item imported, its value and the quantity. Some items pay more import taxes than others.

If our customer fills a detailed Packing List containing 3 Forms from our web site, (Shipping Forms)and submit it online or email us a detailed packing list, we will be able be to give him or her a good estimate of the customs fees expected to be paid for his or her shipment.

Our customers in U.S. can also pay their customs clearing fees along with their shipping fees here in U.S. after we have received a detailed packing list.

Transit time: We cannot guarantee on time arrivals, (ETA) mainly because of Weather, Security, Covid19 Pandemic, lack of cargo space on the Cargo Airlines, Airport delays or other However, be assured we will make every effort to have it there on time and in good shape.

Door Delivery: Our Office offers door deliveries anywhere in Kenya for a small delivery fee.

Shipping from USA to Kenya

At the moment, all our Kenyan Shipments are being handled by our Kampala office below:

Nile Cargo East Africa, Ltd.
Bakuli House
Plot 17 Hoima Rd, Bakuli,
Kampala, Uganda.
Sharon Nakaye, Mob: +254-700-264-221.
Becky Busulwa, Mob: +256-700-389-155
Email: nilecargoug@gmail.com