Shipping Container Dimensions and Sizes

Shipping Container Dimensions for 10ft, 20ft and 40ft Shipping Containers

See below for the full list of shipping container sizes in both feet and meters  or metric sizes and all shipping container dimensions. We provide shipping container dimensions for both internal dimensions and external dimensions of all shipping containers sizes and shapes. We’ve even included the weight of the shipping containers for every shipping container type.

External Shipping Container Dimensions for 20ft and 40ft GP, High Cube and Refrigerated Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions in Feet and Meters for Standard / General Purpose, High Cube (HC) and Refrigerated Shipping Container for 20ft and 40ft Shipping Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions in Feet and Meters
External Length (ft. & m)External Width (ft. & m)External Height (ft. & m)
20 ft General Purpose20 ft (6.056 m)8 ft (2.438 m)8.5 ft (2.592 m)
40 ft General Purpose40 ft (12.192 m)8 ft (2.438 m)8.5 ft (2.592 m)
20 ft High Cube Container20 ft (6.056 m)8 ft (2.438 m)9.5 ft (2.896 m)
40 ft High Cube Container40 ft (12.192 m)8 ft (2.438 m)9.5 ft (2.896 m)
20 ft Refrigerated Container20 ft (6.056 m)8 ft (2.438 m)8.5 ft (2.592 m)
40 ft Refrigerated Container 40 ft (12.192 m)8 ft (2.438 m)9.5 ft (2.898 m)

 

Standard Shipping Container Dimensions for 10ft, 20ft and 40ft Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions in Feet and Meters for Standard / General Purpose Shipping Container in 10ft, 20ft and 40ft Shipping Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions for General Purpose Dimensions & Sizes in Feet and Meters (ft. & m)
Shipping Containers Sizes 10 ft (3 m)20 ft (6 m)40 ft (12 m)
External Dimensions for General Purpose Container
Length External10 ft (3 m)20 ft (6.056 m) 40 ft (12.192 m)
Width External 8 ft (2.438 m) 8 ft (2.438 m) 8 ft (2.438 m)
Height External 8.5 ft (2.592 m) 8.5 ft (2.592 m) 8.5 ft (2.592 m)
Internal Dimensions for General Purpose Container
Length Internal 9.8 ft (2.84 m) 19.4 ft (5.902 m) 39.5 ft (12.036 m)
Width Internal 7.7 ft (2.352 m) 7.7 ft (2.352 m) 7.7 ft (2.352 m)
Height Internal 7.7 ft (2.348 m) 7.7 ft (2.348 m) 7.7 ft (2.348 m)
Weight of General Purpose Shipping Container
Mass Gross Weight10,160kg30,480 kg32,500 kg
Shipping Containers Available:10 ft (3 m)20 ft (6 m)40 ft (12 m)
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High Cube (HC) Shipping Container Dimensions for 10ft, 20ft and 40ft Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions in Feet and Meters for High Cube Shipping Container in 10ft, 20ft and 40ft Shipping Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions for High CubeDimensions & Sizes in feet & metres (ft. & m)
Shipping Containers Sizes10 ft (3 m) 20 ft (6 m)40 ft (12 m)
External Dimensions for High Cube Container
Length External10 ft (3.10 m)20 ft (6.056 m) 40 ft (12.192 m)
Width External8 ft (2.438 m)8 ft (2.438 m) 8 ft (2.438 m)
Height External9.5 ft (2.896 m)9.5 ft (2.896 m)9.5 ft (2.896 m)
Internal Dimensions for High Cube Container
Length Internal9.8 ft (2.98 m)19.4 ft (5.902 m)39.5 ft (12.036 m)
Width Internal7.7 ft (2.352 m)7.7 ft (2.352 m)7.7 ft (2.352 m)
Height Internal8.9 ft (2.698 m)
8.9 ft (2.698 m)
8.9 ft (2.698 m)
Weight of High Cube Shipping Container
Mass Gross Weight10,160 kg30,480 kg32,500 kg
Shipping Containers Available:10 ft (3 m) 20 ft (6 m)40 ft (12 m)
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Dangerous Goods Shipping Container Dimensions for 10ft, 20ft and 40ft Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions in Feet and Meters for Dangerous Goods Container in 10ft, 20ft and 40ft Shipping Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions for Dangerous GoodsDimensions & Sizes in Feet and Metres (ft. & m)
Shipping Containers Sizes10 ft (3 m)20 ft (6 m)40 ft (12 m)
External Dimensions for Dangerous Goods Container
Length External10 ft (3 m)20 ft (6.056 m)40 ft (12.192 m)
Width External 8 ft (2.438 m) 8 ft (2.438 m) 8 ft (2.438 m)
Height External 9.5 ft (2.9 m)9.5 ft (2.9 m)9.5 ft (2.9 m)
Weight of Dangerous Goods Shipping Container
Mass Gross Weight10,160 kg30,480 kg32,500 kg
Shipping Containers Available:10 ft (3 m)20 ft (6 m)40 ft (12 m)
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Bolster hipping Container Dimensions for 20ft and 40ft Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions in Feet and Meters for Bolster Shipping Container in 10ft, 20ft and 40ft Shipping Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions for BolsterDimensions & Sizes in Feet and Metres (ft. & m)
Shipping Containers Sizes 20 ft (6m)40 ft (12 m)
External Dimensions for Bolster Container
Length External20ft (6.056m)40ft (12.192m)
Width External8ft (2.438m)8ft (2.438m)
Height External0.66ft (0.23m)0.66ft (0.23m)
Weight of Bolster Shipping Container
Mass Gross Weight30,480kg32,500kg
Shipping Containers Available:20 ft (6m)40 ft (12 m)
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Refrigerated Shipping Container Dimensions for 20ft and 40ft Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions in Feet and Meters for Refrigerated Container in 10ft, 20ft and 40ft Shipping Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions for Refrigerated Dimensions & Sizes in Feet and Metres (ft. & m)
Shipping Containers Sizes 20 ft (6 m)40 ft (12 m)
External Dimensions for Refrgierated Container
Length External 20 ft (6.056 m) 40 ft (12.192 m)
Width External 8 ft (2.438 m) 8 ft (2.438 m)
Height External 8.5 ft (2.592 m)9.5 ft (2.898 m)
Internal Dimensions for Refrigerated Container
Length Internal 17.8 ft (5.430 m) 37.7 ft (11.490 m)
Width Internal 7.5 ft (2.280 m) 7.5 ft (2.280 m)
Height Internal 7.7 ft (2.348 m) 7.7 ft (2.598 m)
Weight of Refrigerated Shipping Container
Mass Gross Weight22,111 kg26,120 kg
Shipping Containers Available:20 ft (6 m)40 ft (12 m)
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Open Top Shipping Container Dimensions for 10ft, 20ft and 40ft Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions in Feet and Meters for Open Top in 20ft and 40ft Shipping Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions for Open TopDimensions & Sizes in Feet and Metres (ft. & m)
Shipping Containers Sizes 20 ft (6 m)40 ft (12 m)
External Dimensions for Open Top Container
Length External 20 ft (6.056 m) 40 ft (12.192m)
Width External8 ft (2.438 m) 8 ft (2.438 m)
Height External 8.5 ft (2.592 m) 9.5 ft (2.898 m)
Internal Dimensions for Open Top Container
Length Internal 19.4 ft (5.902 m) 39.5 ft (12.036 m)
Width Internal 7.7 ft (2.352 m) 7.7 ft (2.352 m)
Height Internal 7.7 ft (2.348 m) 7.7 ft (2.348 m)
Weight of Open Top Shipping Container
Mass Gross Weight30,480 kg32,500 kg
Shipping Containers Available:20 ft (6 m)40 ft (12 m)
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Flat Rack Shipping Container Dimensions for 10ft, 20ft and 40ft Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions in Feet and Meters for Flat Rack Shipping Containers in 20ft and 40ft Shipping Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions for Flat RackDimensions & Sizes in Feet and Metres (ft. & m)
Shipping Containers Sizes 20 ft (6 m)40 ft (12 m)
External Dimensions for Flat Rack Container
Length External 20 ft (6.056 m) 40 ft (12.192 m)
Width External 8 ft (2.438 m) 8 ft (2.438 m)
Height External7.3 ft (2.213 m) 7.3 ft (2.213 m)
Weight of Flat Rack Shipping Container
Mass Gross Weight30,480 kg32,500 kg
Shipping Containers Available:20 ft (6 m)40 ft (12 m)
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Side Opening Shipping Container Dimensions for 10ft, 20ft and 40ft Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions in Feet and Meters for Side Opening shipping Containers in 20ft and 40ft Shipping Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions for Side Opening Dimensions & Sizes in Feet and Metres (ft. & m)
Shipping Containers Sizes 20 ft (6 m)40 ft (12 m)
External Dimensions for Side Opening Container
Length External 20 ft (6.056 m) 40 ft (12.192 m)
Width External 8 ft (2.438 m) 8 ft (2.438 m)
Height External8.5 ft (2.592 m)8.5 ft (2.592 m)
Internal Dimensions for Side Opening Container
Length Internal 19.4 ft (5.902 m) 39.5 ft (12.036 m)
Width Internal7.7 ft (2.352 m) 7.7 ft (2.352 m)

Height Internal 7.7 ft (2.348 m) 7.7 ft (2.348 m)
Weight of Side Opening Shipping Container
Mass Gross Weight30,480 kg32,500 kg
Shipping Containers Available:20 ft (6 m)40 ft (12 m)
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Insulated (Non Operational) Shipping Container Dimensions for 10ft, 20ft and 40ft Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions in Feet and Meters for Insulated shipping Containers in 20ft and 40ft Shipping Containers

Shipping Container Dimensions for Insulated (Non Operational)Dimensions & Sizes in Feet and Metres (ft. & m)
Shipping Containers Sizes 20 ft (6 m)40 ft (12 m)
External Dimensions for Insulated (Non Operational) Container
Length External20 ft (6.056 m) 40 ft (12.192 m)
Width External 8 ft (2.438 m) 8 ft (2.438 m)
Height External 8.5 ft (2.592 m) 9.5 ft (2.898 m)
Internal Dimensions for Insulated (Non Operational) Container
Length Internal 17.8 ft (5.430 m) 37.7 ft (11.490 m)
Width Internal 7.5 ft (2.280 m)7.5 ft (2.280 m)
Height Internal7.7 ft (2.348 m)8.5 ft (2.598 m)
Weight of Insulated (Non Operational) Shipping Container
Mass Gross Weight22,111 kg26,120 kg
Shipping Containers Available:20 ft (6 m)40 ft (12 m)
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