As the UK's leading independent forwarding company Davies Turner are proud to provide our pioneering direct weekly rail service from Wuhan, China to our Dartford depot in the UK.

Rail is a third freight option which can assist clients supply chain needs, being up to 22 days faster than ocean freight and 70% cheaper than air freight. The service offers proven schedule reliability, secure market conditions and competitive rates, making rail an increasingly popular choice. 

27.1.2020 - Coronavirus Latest News

Wuhan in lockdown, no cars, trucks, passenger trains or airlines allowed to leave.
Chinas cabinet extends Lunar New Year holidays from 30th Jan to 2nd Feb to strengthen the prevention and control of the virus.
Contingency plans in place to maintain Davies Turner weekly rail service.

Rail Schedule Following Chinese New Year Period 2020

Fixed Weekly Service Guide – Wuhan to Dartford Direct

LCL bookings are required by Wednesday for collection of cargo latest Friday, to meet Monday cut off.
FCL bookings are required 6 days prior to cut off to enable booking of space on the train.

LCL CARGO - freight rate is based on Wuhan rail terminal up to Dartford CFS

FREIGHT RATE:                    USD120 per 1cbm / 500kgs   (minimum USD120 per shipment)
TERMINAL HANDLING:     GBP  15 w/m                               (minimum GBP  30 per shipment)

Above rates are based on non hazardous stackable cargo and are subject to customs clearance and final delivery.
Ex Works rates available on request (collection +1-4 day's transit time dependent on location).
Rates and service for delivery direct to mainland Europe also available on request.

All business is conducted in accordance with BIFA standard trading terms and conditions (latest edition).

For more information about our rail product please click here Express China Rail - full service information or get in touch with the team today to discuss your requirements.  

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