Shipping container dimensions

Here’s a guide to shipping container dimensions. Shipping containers come in many different sizes, with variations in height, door placement and features. The standard container sizes are 10ft, 20ft and 40ft models.
 
We’ve included imperial and metric measurements for all container dimensions listed below. If you’re not sure what size you need, talk to our friendly team for advice.
 

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10 Foot

10ft Standard Container

Great container when space is an issue but please note that these are more expensive than a 20ft (due to shipping and manufacturing costs)
 
Transport options: Hi-ab delivery required.
 
Dimensions:

 

Length 

Height 

Width 

Door 

Interior 

2950 

2393 

2352 

2280 

Exterior 

3029 

2591 

2438 

 

10ft High Cube Container

10ft High Cube New Build Shipping Container, specifically designed for chemical storage. Transport options available.
 
Transport options: Hi-ab delivery required.
 
Dimensions:

 

Length 

Height 

Width 

Door 

Interior 

2950 

2698 

2352 

2585 

Exterior 

3029 

2896 

2438 

 

20 Foot

20ft Standard Container

Easy Open Doors and Std Door Bar Options
 
Our most common sale container, 33 cubic meters of space, easy transport/delivery options. Available in Easy Open Door and in Std Door Bars. Factory Fitted lock box.
 
Transport options: Hi-ab or Side loader truck
 
Dimensions: 

 

Length 

Height 

Width 

Door 

Interior 

5898 

2393 

2352 

2280 

Exterior 

6058 

2591 

2438 

 

20ft High Cube Container

Easy Open Doors and Std Door Bar Options
 
The common 20ft size but with a high roof than the Std container. Great if you need and can use the height. Easy Door and Std door bar options. Lock Box factory fitted.
 
Transport options: Hi-ab or Side loader truck
 
Dimensions:

 

Length 

Height 

Width 

Door 

Interior 

5898 

2698 

2352 

2585 

Exterior 

6058 

2896 

2438 

 

40 Foot

40ft Standard Container

Easy Open Doors and Std Door Bar Options
 
When the 20ft is just too small, the next size up is the 40ft. Available in Easy Open Door and in Std Door Bars. Factory Fitted lock box.
 
Transport options: Semi Side Loader Articulated, Large Crane Hi-ab Semi Articulated
 
Dimensions: 

 

Length 

Height 

Width 

Door 

Interior 

12032 

2393 

2352 

2280 

Exterior 

12192 

2591 

2438 

  

40ft High Cube Container

Easy Open Doors and Std Door Bar Options
 
Brief: When the 20ft is just too small, the next size up is the 40ft. Available in Easy Open Door and in Std Door Bars. Factory Fitted lox box.
 
Transport options: Semi Side Loader Articulated, Large Crane Hi-ab Semi Articulated
 
Dimensions:

 

Length 

Height 

Width 

Door 

Interior 

12032 

2698 

2352 

2585 

Exterior 

12192 

2896 

2438 

 

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