St. Kitts

(Basseterre)

17.0747° N, 61.8175° W

The Fertile Land

Transit time:

12 Days

Frequency:

Direct Monthly Service

Sailings:

Vlissingen (Flushing), Netherlands – Wednesday, Portsmouth – Sunday

Geest Line sail monthly from Portsmouth, UK and Vlissingen (Flushing), Netherlands to Basseterre St Kitts with a transit time from Portsmouth of 12 days.

 

From the UK all cargo types are offered including dry, reefer, special equipment, LCL chilled as well as all types of break bulk including out of gauge cargoes. From the Netherlands we offer a full container service including the export of vehicles.

 

With modern facilities at loading ports as well as destination ports Geest can offer a service to meet your requirements.

 

For large heavy and out of gauge cargoes please contact our Head Office or our local agent for further information.

About the Port of St. Christopher


St. Christopher Sea Port is located 2 miles from Basseterre town centre. The port can handle vessels over 900ft long and with draught of 27ft. The port also has a smaller RO/RO berth which can vessels over 300ft long and with minimum draught of 19ft.

Port Facilities

175000 sq.ft of warehouse storage
Container yard can store up to 500 units
reefer facilities with 21 plugs

Deep Water Harbour
1 berth 27ft deep
900 ft long


Smaller Berth
1 berth 19ft deep
300 ft long

Lifting up to 40 tonnes

20ft Dry Van
20ft Open Top
20ft Flat Rack
20ft Reefer
20ft Rum Tank
40ft Dry Van
40ft Open Top
40ft Flat Rack
40ft High Cube Reefer

Local Agent Contact Details

S.L. Horsford & Co Ltd

P.O. Box 45,
Marshall House,
1 Independence Square West,
BASSETERRE

Tel: 001 869 465 2616/4086
Fax: 001 869 466 4256

E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: www.horsfords.com

Top Questions

Portsmouth UK to Barbados is just 9 days on our direct service. The rest of the Islands we export to are covered in just an additional 3 days. Geest line is the fastest and most reliable way to get your cargo to the Caribbean Islands. Email us with your cargo details for a quote at [email protected] or call our dedicated team 01489 873500.

Yes – we ship temperature control chilled and frozen cargo in reefer containers to all our Islands. We not only ship full loads we are able to ship less than container loads. Email us with your cargo details for a quote at [email protected] or call our dedicated team 01489 873500.

Yes, you can! No matter what size, model, or shape. We can ship under deck providing the vehicle moves under its own power or in containers if that suits you better. Email us with your cargo details for a quote at [email protected] or call our dedicated team 01489 873500.

The most important question! Geest offers extremely competitive rates to ship cargo to the Caribbean. All you need to do is get in contact with your requirements and we can efficiently provide you with a quote so that you know exactly how much you shipment will cost with no hidden extra charges. Email us with your cargo details for a quote at [email protected] or call our dedicated team 01489 873500.

Geest line ships from Europe through the port of Flushing (near Antwerp) and from the Portsmouth from the UK. Both port partners are fully equipped and ready to handle whatever cargo to have for us. We sail weekly in a Thursday from Flushing and a Sunday. We have a team of shipping experts ready to offer you guidance and advice. Email us with your cargo details for a quote at [email protected] or call our dedicated team 01489 873500.

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