Shipping to Barbados

Freight forwarder Mercator handles export shipping to Barbados from the UK regularly. Our shipping services covers freight from all industries and multi modal transportation including air and sea freight to Barbados.

Sea freight vessel loaded with shipping containers

Sea Freight to Barbados

Transit times for sea freight to Barbados from the UK varies between 10 and 20 days depending upon routing, whether a transshipment is required and space on vessels.  When selecting a sailing for your export shipment to Barbados, we will take all of these variables into account, allowing you to select the best option for your business.  Our export team handles commercial cargo shipments to Barbados, including hazardous goods and perishables requiring temperature controlled shipping.

Our export sea freight services include UK pick up, VGM declaration, UK export customs clearance, booking the sea freight to Barbados (LCL or FCL), and even customs clearance in Barbados and onward delivery to door thanks to our membership of a global network of freight forwarders.

Air Freight to Barbados

If your commercial cargo is urgent, air freight to Barbados will be your preferred mode of transport.  There are daily air freight departures from the main airports in the UK to Bridgetown, Barbados.  Air freight to Barbados takes 1-2 days depending upon whether you have selected a direct service.  Choosing an airline for air freight to Barbados will be determined by whether you are prioritising cost or speed.  For example, direct services might be more expensive but are speedier and there is less chance of delays if your shipment is not being trans-shipped.

Sea freight shipping Vessel loading at port

Commodities for Export to Barbados

Our export shipping services to Barbados covers UK manufactured goods including foodstuffs, chemicals, beauty products and machinery.  We have regular customers who export their hazardous goods from the UK to Barbados that require specialist knowledge and ability to complete the required documentation.  If your shipment is commercial (i.e. business to business), the nature of the goods is not a problem, our export team can arrange the shipping to Barbados for your company.

Get in touch for your free quote today

If you would like to enquire about Mercator handling your shipping to Barbados and to obtain a quote, get in touch with our export team who will be pleased to assist: or call +44 2392 756 575