Shipping to United Kingdom

Inland services

To ensure smooth end-to-end delivery of your products, we offer strong inland transportation services in one single transaction. Our inland services connect key inland service points and major container ports with each other and to the rest of the world.

Once you have made a ‘Maersk Spot’ booking you can easily add your Store Door collection request by sending us a quick email. Please include your booking reference, preferred load time and date, load address, load reference and any special requirements to or

Supported inland service modes in United Kingdom



Having a freight option that can accommodate your hauling needs is important. Rail provides versatility, high carrying capacity, and speed making it a great option.



Full truck load


Trucks provide flexible point-to-point service, delivering small loads over short to long distances over widely dispersed geographic areas.


Port/Gateway Name
London Gateway
South Shields

Inland Hubs

Inland Hub Name Inland hub Address (#, Street, Zip code, Country) Barge Rail Truck
Belfast - Belfast Containers Dargan Cres, Belfast BT3 9JG, UK
Birmingham - Pentalver Transport -Freightliner Landor St, Birmingham B8 1BT, UK
Doncaster - Freightliner Doncaster Railport, Decoy South Bank, Doncaster DN4 5PD
Felixstowe - Pentalver Transport Blofield Rd, Felixstowe IP11 4XQ, UK
Leeds - Freightliner -Maritime Transport Valley Farm Road, Stourton, Leeds, LS10 1SD
Liverpool - Seaforth Container terminal Maritime centre, Liverpool, L21 1LA
London Gateway - Pentalver Transport Berth 7, London Gateway, Stanford-le-Hope SS17 9PD
Manchester - Freightliner -Maritime Transport Euroterminal, Westinghouse Rd, Stretford, Manchester M17 1FA
Sheffield - Newell and Wright Templeborough Depot/Sheffield Rd, Sheffield S9 1RT
Teesport - Teesport Grangetown, Middlesbrough, TS6 6UD
Tyne Dock - Tyne Logistics Maritime House, South Shields NE34 9PT
Widnes - Stobart Ports Desoto Rd E, Widnes WA8 0PE
Cardiff Freightliner Newlands Road, Cardiff CF3 2EU


Our inland services connect key inland service points and major container ports with each other and to the rest of the world. With rail coverage, trucking, feeder, and depots, you don’t need to transact with multiple suppliers or coordinate several hand overs.

Location and depot Connection
Feeder Rail Truck
Belfast - Belfast Containers
Birmingham - Pentalver Transport - Freightliner  
Doncaster - Freightliner  
Felixstowe - Pentalver Transport    
Grangemouth - Duncan Adams
Leeds - Freightliner - Maritime Transport  
Liverpool - Seaforth Container terminal
London Gateway - Pentalver Transport    
Manchester - Freightliner - Maritime Transport  
Portbury - Portbury Dock
Sheffield - Newell and Wright  
Teesport - Teesport
Tilbury - Pentalver Transport    
Tyne Dock - Tyne Logistics
Widnes - Stobart Ports  
  • Scotland is served via Grangemouth (GBGMO) feeder
  • North East England is served via South Shields (GBSSH) or Teesport (GBTEE) feeders
  • North West England and Yorkshire are served via main ports, Felixstowe (GBFXS), Tilbury (GBTBY) & London Gateway (GBLGP) or via Liverpool (GBLPL) feeder
  • Midlands are served by rail via Felixstowe (GBFXS) and truck via Tilbury (GBTBY) & London Gateway (GBLGP)
  • South Wales & South West England are served via main ports, Felixstowe (GBFXS), Tilbury (GBTBY) & London Gateway (GBLGP) or via Portbury (GBA2I) feeder 
  • South & East England are served via main ports, Felixstowe (GBFXS), Tilbury (GBTBY) & London Gateway (GBLGP)
  • Northern Ireland is served via Belfast (GBBFS) feeder

Inland service highlights

Highlight 1 Unrivalled rail coverage with 700 wagons a day
Highlight 2 Daily guaranteed space comitments to 8 rail nationwide railheads
Highlight 3 Over 150 dedicated vehicles
Highlight 4 On time delivery averaging over 93%


Please note the following restrictions that apply

Gross Vehicle Weight 44000 Kilos
Hazardous Cargo No Class 1; No Class 7
Tank Containers Carrier Haulage not available
OOG Cargo By prior arrangement only
Break Bulk Carrier Haulage not available
Specialised chassis  By prior arrangement only
  • No live reefer by rail
  • No 45’ by rail
  • Empty restitution of merchant haulage containers at inland depots or ports other than original discharge port is subject to payment of the drop-off fee

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Getting started

To take advantage of our door-to-door inland services, simply add it to your next booking. Alternatively, look up inland service tariffs in your country.