Containers for Sale & Hire


Cargo Containers for sale & hire in Southampton


Acorn's expert team prioritises all our clients' export container needs in Southampton. We recognise that our steel export containers must meet our customers' expectations, and we meticulously inspect their condition to ensure they're of the highest quality. Rest assured; all our delivered steel export containers are waterproof, secure, and in optimal condition.

We understand that each client has unique requirements, and our professional team will recommend export containers that best suit their needs. Sometimes, we may suggest renting rather than purchasing export containers, making our services an essential solution for our Southampton customers. Visit our page on export containers to learn more.

Containers available for Southampton

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Cargo shipping container for rent in Southampton

Are you interested in renting a container instead of purchasing one? At Acorn Containers, our specialists offer a range of containers for rent. We ensure that the quality of our cargo shipping containers is up to standard, and our team will provide you with a competitive cargo shipping container price, clearly explaining all charges for Southampton customers. It's important to us that our containers are easily accessible to those in Southampton without compromising on quality or affordability. Our Acorn Specialists are here to help and will provide you with a quick quote to rent containers in Southampton.


Modified shipping containers services available in Southampton

Also available are excellent modified shipping containers for the general public near Southampton. The quality of our modified shipping containers is outstanding, and with their expertise, Acorn container professionals will advise you on costs for modified shipping containers in Southampton.

Shipping containers can be modified in various ways, such as adding doors, windows, insulation, ventilation, electrical installations, and customised flooring. These modifications can transform a shipping container into a functional space for various purposes, such as offices, workshops, storage units, or even living rooms.

Please complete our online container form, and our Acorn container experts will respond soon, or contact us at 0330 027 1420.


FAQs about Shipping Containers in Southampton


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

The cost of hiring a container in Southampton depends on the container's size and condition. We don't list the prices on our website as they change weekly. However, you can fill out our quote form with the container's necessary details, and we'll reply promptly with a price. The quote will include container transport costs too.

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

Buying or renting a 20ft container in Southampton depends on your specific needs. If you require short-term storage, it's better to rent a container. However, if you know, you'll need the container for the long haul, buying outright's usually more cost-effective.

How long can a shipping container last in Southampton's weather conditions?

All our shipping containers delivered to Southampton are painted with special maritime paint, ensuring they can withstand the city's weather conditions for years.

Do I require planning permission for my shipping container in Southampton?

Generally, local authorities consider storage containers as temporary structures. However, it's always best to check with the local authority in Southampton if you have any concerns.

How will you transport my shipping container to my property in Southampton?

We transport all our containers to Southampton using vehicle-mounted cranes (hiab). Our friendly driver will place the container in the location you need it.

What is the delivery time for a 20ft shipping container to Southampton?

After clearing payment, we aim to deliver your container to Southampton within eight days.