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Carrier Code

Maersk Line Marine Carrier Code is 9381

Inland Haulage

Inland haulage includes transportation from vendors to the port of shipment, and from discharge port to the point of stripping the ocean container by truck and / or rail. 

We ensure that your products are moved at the right time to the right place.  Whatever your need for inland transportation, you can count on us to deliver an effective and cost efficient inland haulage service. 

Our offering includes: 

  • Multiple modes of transport
  • Large network of quality transport providers
  • Constant monitoring and quality assurance
  • Timely pick-up and delivery
  • One-stop-shopping combining your land and ocean transport needs

We are pleased to announce the following changes to rail services currently used by Maersk Line to/from Montreal and Newark/Philadelphia. Maersk Line will be routing this container traffic to a new intermodal terminal located in Beauharnois, PQ operated by CSX. 

Address: 
CSX Montreal ICTF Terminal 
15 Chemin des Haute Fournequx 
Beauharnois QC J6N3CI 
800.542.2754 

Start dates for the new service are as follows: 
Export Cargo moving Southbound- March 21st 2011 
Import Cargo moving Northbound from Philadelphia- March 14th, 2011 
Import Cargo moving Northbound from Newark- March 15th, 2011
 

This new service offers the following benefits:

  • Beauharnois Terminal.
  • Enhanced turn times due to service currently available only to Maersk Line.
  • Six trains per week from Newark and three trains per week from Philadelphia.
  • Increased reliability due to single rail carrier.
  • Additional free time vs. current service ( 3days vs. 2days at previous location)

Train Schedules

CSX Montreal ICTF - Elizabeth Marine Terminal
Days of Week at Montreal
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Cut-Off Montreal
1600 Mon
1600 Tue
1600 Wed
1600 Thu
1600 Fri
1600 Sat

Available Newark
1100 Thu
1100 Fri
0700 Mon
0700 Mon
1100 Mon
1100 Tue
CSX Montreal ICTF - Philadelphia, PA
Days of Week at Montreal
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Cut-Off Montreal
1600 Mon
1600 Tue
1600 Wed
1600 Thu
1600 Fri
Available Philadelphia
0800 Mon
(7days)
0800 Tue
(7days)
0800 Tue
0800 Wed
0800 Thu
Elizabeth Marine Terminal - CSX Montreal ICTF
Days of Week at Newark
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Cut-Off Newark
1630 Mon
1630 Tue
1630 Wed


1630 Fri


1630 Sat
1630 Sun
Available Montreal
0800 Thu
0800 Fri
0800 Sat
0800 Mon
0800 Tue
0800 Thu
Philadelphia, PA - CSX Montreal ICTF
Days of Week at Philadelphia
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Cut-Off Philadelphia
1900 Mon

1900 Thu
1900 Fri
Available Montreal
0800 Sat
0800 Tue

0800 Thu

 

Local Charges and Fees

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Payment Options

Payment Type Freight Release How to Links
SmartPay* in MyFinance (*ACH Debit) Immediately* SmartPay Information
How to submit SmartPay Registration
Credit Cards in MyFinance Immediately* Credit Cards in MyFinance Information
How to make a credit card payment in MyFinance
ACH Credit Day of Bank Receipt ACH Credit Information
Spreadsheet Remittance Advice
Wire Transfer Up to 6 hours after bank deposit Wire Transfer Information
Spreadsheet Remittance Advice
Credit Cards for Import Demurrage Immediately* Credit Cards for Import Demurrage
Paper Check Up to 4 business hours from cheque receipt Paper Check Information
Spreadsheet Remittance Advice

*note: Terminal release approximately 30 minutes after payment made

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact your payment services representative at GSCFNACANOTC@MAERSK.COM

*Freight release occurs when full payment for shipment has been received and applied to the shipment (*unless account has credit)

Documentation Releases

Release Location Description Initial Cost to You
Seaway Bills* Transport Document used for consignment; No Original Transport Document is needed for cargo release at destination FREE
My.Maerskline.com** Original transport documents are released in electronic format with Maersk Line electronic signature. A verify copy is released for review and to make necessary amendments prior to issuance of originals FREE
Courier Release Printed and sent by ML Courier

Printed and customer picks up at Maersk office or sent via Customer’s courier
USD 50

USD 25
Electronic Cargo Release Also known as a TELEX or EXPRESS release. This option allows cargo to be released at destination upon proof of identity of the consignee without presentation of physical Transport Document. All three (3) original B/Ls must be surrendered to local Maersk Line office. USD 30

*Some location may not except SEAWAY bills

**Maersk Security Paper is required. Orders can be placed from my.maerskline.com. Log in and then select Order Bill of Lading form from the My Maersk Line menu.

East Canada to Asia Transit Matrix

ORIGIN
DESTINATION
XINGANG
China
SHANGHAI
China
HONG KONG
Hong Kong
KAOHSIUNG
Taiwan
HO CHI MINH
Vietnam
MANILA
Philippines
MONTREAL, Canada 54 50 56 55 49 57
HALIFAX, Canada 48 52 52 56 53 60
SAINT JOHN'S, Canada 50 54 54 58 55 62

 via Canadian Atlantic Express (CAE) & North Europe transhipment

 via Med/Montreal Express (MMX) & Med transhipment


Email your local office

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.