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From the U.S. to Kenya, Africa

Discount Shipping from The U.S. to Kenya


Below are rates and more information about our shipping services from The U.S. to Kenya.

Air freight transit time is typically only 7-14 days but can change.

Contact us or request a quote for more information!

Air Cargo rates in pounds (Lbs) from major USA cities to Kenya
  • 50 Lbs or more cost $4.25 per Lb
  • 100 Lbs or more cost $4.00 per Lb
  • 220 Lbs or more cost $3.75 per Lb
***Plus $20.00 charge for Airway Bill (one-time fee). Note: 1 Kg = 2.2 Lbs (pounds) ***
  • For import Taxes & Custom Clearing in Kenya, please contact us.
  • If you don’t have access to a credit card, we can help you.

We ship Small Packages by Air Cargo to Kenya

  • From 5 pounds to 20 pounds cost $6.00 per pound
  • From 21 pounds to 35 pounds cost $5.00 per pound
  • Minimum Air Cargo charge is $50.00

If you have a small Packages or any items purchased on online have it shipped directly to our U.S. warehouse address below as follows:
Your Name
c\o Nile Cargo, Inc.
70 Princeton St, Suite 4,
North Chelmsford, MA. 01863 USA
Tel: 781-844-3014

***Minimum Air Cargo fee is $30.00 for Airway Bill. There is no Airway Bill fee.
**Air Freight transit is 7 to 14 days on Cargo Airline.**

Ocean Freight Shipping (Less than container Load or Loose Cargo)

  • Sea Freight costs are $15.00 per cubic foot from our warehouse to Nairobi, Kenya.
  • We ship a consolidated ocean Container from Boston, Mass, USA to Kenya every month.
  • You can ship 1 box or 1 suitcase to 20 boxes in our consolidated container to Nairobi
  • We can deliver your cargo to the following Towns in Kenya: Eldoret, Kisumu, Nakuru & Mombasa.
  • We offer Pick-up service in most major cities in U.S.
  • We have over 80 drop off locations across the U.S.

Ground transportation out of the state to our warehouse in Boston cost 50 cents ($0.50) per pound or more depending on the weight and distance.

Sea Freight transit time from the USA to Nairobi is approximately 2 and half months to 3 months.

For quotes on 20 feet ocean container and 40 feet, please provide us with city and state you planning to load the container from.

Shopping Online in the USA While You’re in Kenya

Nile Cargo makes shopping in the USA easy for customers in Kenya and other locations outside of the USA. American goods can be purchased online from your laptop or Smartphone while you’re in Kenya; you will receive your items in Nairobi within 10 to 15 days via Air Cargo. When you purchase items from different websites, we will consolidate and ship when you’re ready.

***Our U.S. warehouse address is available for shipping purposes only ***


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Below is our Ocean Shipping Rates from Boston, Massachusetts to Nairobi, Kenya. Ocean shipping Rates below includes Local Handling charges in Kenya on Personal Effects only. There are extra charges for Pick-Up & and Packing.

******For quotes on Full Container, 20 feet ocean container and 40 feet, please provide us with city, State and the Zip code of the place you’re planning to load the container from.******


US Office
Nile Cargo, Inc.
70 Princeton St, Suite 4,
North Chelmsford, MA. 01863 USA
Office Landline Tel: 1-781-891-4035.
Wilson Kaddu, Mob: 781-844-3014.
Customer Service, Mob: 1-781-775-3603.

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

Nile Cargo Uganda, 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



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