Containers for Sale & Hire


Cargo Containers for sale & hire in Portsmouth

We offer businesses in Portsmouth the option to rent or purchase high-quality steel export containers. Our team understands the importance of providing containers in excellent condition to our regular customers. Rest assured that all of our containers are waterproof and secure. We work closely with our regular customers in Portsmouth to recommend the best steel export containers for their specific needs. Sometimes, renting a container may be the best option, and we're happy to provide this service to our valued customers.

Containers available for Portsmouth

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Sea Freight Containers for Hire in Portsmouth

Are you considering hiring a container instead of purchasing one? At Acorn Containers, our experts have a range of freight containers for hire. We ensure that the condition of our Sea Freight containers is suitable for your needs, and our team will provide you with a competitive quote, clearly explaining all costs associated with hiring a container in Portsmouth. Having our freight containers located near Portsmouth is essential for our customers, as it allows us to offer cost-effective solutions while maintaining the quality of our Sea Freight containers. Our Acorn experts are on hand to advise you on the best prices for hiring freight containers in Portsmouth.


Modified shipping containers services available in Portsmouth

Discover first-rate modified shipping containers available to the general public near Portsmouth. Our modified shipping containers are of high quality, and with extensive experience, Acorn container experts can provide excellent options for modified shipping containers in Portsmouth.

Shipping containers can be modified in various ways, including adding insulation, installing windows and doors, creating office spaces, and more. These modifications can transform a standard shipping container into a functional and versatile space for various purposes.

Please complete our online container form to get a quote, and our Acorn container experts will respond soon. Alternatively, you can contact us on 0330 027 1420.


Frequently Asked Questions about Shipping Containers in Portsmouth


What is the cost of hiring a 20ft container in Portsmouth?

The hiring cost of a shipping container in Portsmouth depends on the size and condition of the container. As prices change weekly, we do not list them on our website. You can use our quote form to specify the size and condition of the container you need, and we will quickly reply with an all-inclusive price that includes container transport costs to Portsmouth.

Is it better to buy or rent a 20ft container in Portsmouth?

Buying or renting a 20ft container in Portsmouth depends on your needs. If you require short-term storage, renting is the better option. However, buying outright is usually more cost-effective if you know that you will need a 20ft container for the long term.

How long will my shipping container last in Portsmouth's weather?

All our shipping containers delivered to Portsmouth come painted with special maritime paint, which helps them withstand weather conditions for years.

Do I need planning permission for my shipping container in Portsmouth?

In general, local authorities consider storage containers as temporary structures. However, we recommend checking with the local authority in Portsmouth to ensure you have no concerns about planning permission.

How will you deliver my shipping container to my property in Portsmouth?

We arrange all our deliveries to Portsmouth using vehicle-mounted cranes (hiab). Our friendly driver will place the container where you need it.

How quickly can you deliver a 20ft shipping container to Portsmouth?

After we receive your payment, we will attempt to deliver your container to Portsmouth within ten days.