Port-to-City Access.

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Our fleet is built for fast, effective port-to-city haulage, regardless of size.

Located just minutes from Tilbury Docks, as well as the state-of-the-art London Gateway port facility, we are perfectly positioned to offer fast collection of your consignments as they come in – 24 hours a day, seven days a week. And being less than 15 minutes away from Central London, we can ensure that your goods get on site, on time and within working budgets. Our specialised, FORS Silver-approved fleet is built for safety and efficiency, with real-time tracking services included so you know where your goods are from point A to point B.

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Over 60 specialised vehicles for any consignment

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Close proximity to two London ports

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Same-day and next-day delivery

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24-hour pickup, warehousing and delivery


We hold all the relevant accreditations to get your goods in and out of the port safely.

Enjoy a seamless haulage solution, from port to warehouse to site

  • 24-hour service available
  • FORS Silver operator
  • Euro6 compliant
  • 15 mins to Central London
  • Competitive industry rates
  • Real-time tracking software
  • Store and dispatch service
  • Customised solutions

All of our vehicles are fully Euro 6 compliant, meaning that they meet the European Union’s requirements for low emissions. This is essential for any haulage going in and out of London, as Euro6 vehicles do not pay the London Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) charge – saving you money.

A stone’s throw from two major ports

We are ideally located to receive your consignments whenever they come into port. Our main depot, with its purpose-built dock levellers, is located just 10 minutes from London Gateway and within close proximity of Tilbury Docks, meaning we can meet your goods as they arrive and get them back to our warehouse for unpacking, sorting and redistribution in a fast and efficient manner. This also means we’re capable of making multiple daily runs as needed – all of which is controlled and managed by our team of in-house logistics experts.

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Built for the city

Being just 15 minutes from Central London, and having a requirement to make daily runs to and from the city, each of our vehicles has been outfitted to meet the unique challenges that come with this type of haulage. Our vehicles are fitted with multiple on-board cameras, cyclist detection systems and turning alarms, ensuring that the public, our drivers, and your goods are as safe as possible on their journey. Our commitment to safety standards is supported by our FORS Silver accreditation. Furthermore, our vehicles are Euro6 and Low-Emissions Zone compliant, qualifying them for all London roads.

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Next-day delivery across the UK

Not only does our location make us perfect for port-to-city haulage, we’re also in a great position to make deliveries throughout the United Kingdom, with numerous transport links within close proximity. We’re a few minutes’ drive from the M25, which offers access to a range of routes that span the entire country.

Our experienced and trusted logistics team work round-the-clock to provide a first-class service, whether goods are coming into the warehouse for sorting and storing or getting ready for distribution.

Why choose Forest Freight?

Our close proximity between the two London Ports and Central London, making us a great option if you need a fast, efficient service for your consignment.

Whether you need pick-up, sorting and warehousing, or nationwide distribution, our team of experts are on-hand to offer a high-quality solution, with safe, specialised vehicles that are built for a city environment. If you need a dependable port-to-city service, or vice versa, contact us for a quote.


Talk to us for the best Port to City freight service We make it simple, fast and cost-effective.

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