Less-than-Container Load (LCL) Shipping

Ship small boxes and pallets as per your need.

How to book Maersk LCL?

On Maersk.com and via the Maersk App, you can get an instant LCL price and place a booking request. Here’s an overview how to book Less-than-Container load on Maersk.com.

  1. Route
    1.1. Click Book located at the top of the home page and click on New LCL Booking.
    1.2. Login using your credentials
    1.3. Now, select your service mode
         - Pick up: Maersk picks up your cargo from the specified address. Within 50 km of city limits.
         - Delivery: Maersk delivers your cargo to the specified address. Within 50 km of city limits.
         - Warehouse: Deliver or pick up your cargo at the Maersk warehouse.
    1.4. Search for the cities that you want to ship your cargo from and to.
    1.5. If you have selected pick up or delivery, please specify the addresses for the same.

  2. Date
    2.1. Select your earliest departure date. 
        - For pick up, your cargo must be ready 9 days prior to expected departure.
        - For warehouse, your cargo must be delivered 7 days prior to expected departure.

  3. Package
    3.1. Search for your commodity.
         - No dangerous goods.
    3.2. Select the package type.
         - Must be stackable.
    3.3. Total volume and weight.
         - Max 60 cbm and 20.000 kg.
    3.4. You can add as many packages as you like. Please contact our LCL experts here if you exceed these limitations.

    Once this information is entered, you will be redirected to a web page where you’ll be able to see a selection of dates for cargo pickup and departure times. Select any date that works for you.

  4. Prices of your shipments
    4.1. Select shipper information      
         - If you are the one sending the cargo, keep ’I am the shipper‘ selected. If another party is responsible for the shipment, choose ’Select shipper‘ and search for the shipper.
    4.2. Select your Incoterm.
    4.3. Accept the Terms and conditions.
    4.4. View Price Breakdown one final time.
    4.5. Click 'Request booking'

    You will receive an acknowledgement with all your details. You will also receive a confirmation e-mail within 4 hours with your booking number.

    On our LCL cargo tracking page, you can get a real-time status of your shipments.
If you want to learn more about the online booking of LCL and its benefits, please download our product brochure.

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Discount on LCL rates

Do you want to ship small boxes and pallets? With Maersk, you can book your Less than Container Load online with just a few clicks.
Book now and benefit from a discount on rates.