Shipping to Austria

Get up-to-date local information about export procedures and restrictions, demurrage and detention, container drop-offs and more.


Demurrage starts with gate-in full date at load port (included) and ends with load on board at port (included).

Freetime & tariff:

Export Demurrage freetime follows the freetime days/ tariff and rules of the respective load port (country).

Please refer to the country of the loading port:


Effective Date: 15/01/2020

Expiry Date: Until further notice

Freetime and charges per container per calendar day (i.e. including week-ends and holidays) after freetime expires. Start date and end date are included in the calculation.

For special deals: Please bear in mind that the calculation method of charges for special deals (free-time granted > tariff free-time) is ‘progressive’ and the leadoff rate slap(s) will be reduced by the number of days in excess of tariff free-time.


  • D&D product is split Demurrage & Detention.
  • Detention is invoiced based on tariff of LOAD port.
  • Austria Export Detention freetime is applicable for all containers picked up empty at Austria terminal. If container has been picked up empty at foreign country, Detention follows the freetime of the load port.
  • Freetime days are basis cargo type.
  • 40´ High and 45´ High containers are considered equal to 40´.
  • Special equipment/cargo, such as Flat Racks and Open Top equipment, is considered equal to Reefer freetime and tariff.
  • NOR (Non-Operating Reefer) is considered as Dry Container.

Visit the surcharge definition glossary

Dry Containers
20’ 40’&45’
Day 1 to 12 Free - Day of gate-out empty and gate-in full included
Day 13 to 19 70 EUR 90 EUR
Day 20 onwards 90 EUR 120 EUR
Reefer Containers
20’ 40’
Day 1 to 12 Free - Day of gate-out empty and gate-in full included
Day 13 to 19 120 EUR 140 EUR
Day 20 onwards 140 EUR 160 EUR

For previous demurrage and detention tariff, please click here.

Container pick up

For transports arranged in Merchant Haulage, empty containers will be provided at the Place of Receipt location as stated on the Bill of Lading.

In exceptional cases and after confirmation by the carrier, empty containers may be supplied at an alternate location against payment of a pick-up fee as per tariff below.

The trigger for the validity period is the first load date at origin (Price Calculation Date).

Valid from 01 October, 2019 until 31 March, 2020

Location Depot 20ft DRY 40ft DRY 40ft HIGH 45ft HIGH
Enns EHG Ennshafen GmbH 75 EUR 150 EUR 150 EUR n/a
Fürnitz Drautrans Speditions GmbH 50 EUR 50 EUR 50 EUR n/a
Graz Terminal Graz Sued CCT 150EUR 200 EUR 200 EUR n/a
Linz Linz Service GmbH 100EUR 150 EUR 150 EUR n/a
Salzburg CTS Container Terminal 125 EUR 175 EUR 175 EUR n/a
Wien WienCont Container Terminal 75 EUR 75 EUR 75 EUR n/a
Wolfurt ÖBB Containerterminal 125 EUR 125 EUR 125 EUR n/a

Contact us

If you want to speak to a sales person about a new shipment or if you have a question about your existing shipment, you can email us and we will respond within the next two days. If you have a more immediate question, you can search for help online.