Travelling to or from Hong Kong? My Baggage can help you with your luggage.
Effortlessly transport your excess baggage overseas and back again with us. We offer a convenient door to door luggage collection and delivery service at fantastic low rates, helping you save time and money on your travels. It’s one less thing to worry about!
About Hong Kong
Hong Kong is an autonomous territory of China, situated on the eastern side of the Pearl River estuary in East Asia. It is known around the world for its vibrant, colourful atmosphere, often referred to as “Asia’s World City” – city that never sleeps in the East.
Hong Kong is much more than just a financial destination, or a stop for a business trip. It is a country with so much to offer, whether the buzzing nightlife or rich cultural experiences.
Whether you’re off to Hong Kong to do some travelling, studying abroad for a year or even uplifting your entire life there with family or for work; you need to think about how to get all of your personal belongings from A to B. Whilst paying for a few extra bags on your flight might seem like the most logical option, those excess baggage fees can mount up fairly quickly if you’re not careful. Not to mention the fact that you’ll have to travel long-haul with a number of heavy suitcases in tow, which can be exhausting. So, what’s the alternative?
Shipping Luggage To Hong Kong With My Baggage
My Baggage offers a brand new, welcomed approach to transporting all of your worldly belongings to your destination overseas. By offering a convenient, door to door luggage shipping service, we make it our aim to remove all of the stress and costs involved, so you can wave goodbye to expensive airline baggage fees and out-of-budget removals.
Who Can Use The Service?
My Baggage is open to everyone, whether you are a business user, a holiday maker, a student, an expat or simply moving house. No matter your reason, absolutely anyone can take advantage of our competitive prices and excellent door to door shipping services.
What Can I Send My Items In?
You can use My Baggage to ship your personal effects to Hong Kong in cardboard boxes or suitcases. Of course, you can use a mixture of both, and you have the freedom to send as many items as you like with us. We do recommend, however, that when using cardboard boxes, to invest in a sturdy, double-walled cardboard box to ensure it is suitable for transit.
Convenient and Reliable Luggage Shipping
At My Baggage, we understand that when it comes to your personal belongings, it’s only natural to feel some apprehension about handing everything over to a delivery driver. That’s why we strive to provide an international luggage shipping service you can trust.
In times gone by, transporting unaccompanied luggage across the world used to prove to be nothing but an expensive nightmare. At My Baggage, we strive to provide convenience. You can arrange absolutely everything from the comfort of your own home, and our door to door collection and delivery service means that your items will be collected straight from your front door and delivered straight to their destination in Hong Kong.
If you happen to have any questions or concerns along the way, our dedicated customer support team will be there to help. You can contact us via phone, email and live chat.
Send Your Bags Ahead to Hong Kong
With My Baggage, you can ship much more than just luggage to Hong Kong. Have a look at some other items that we ship to Hong Kong regularly for our customers. If there’s something else that you would like to ship and we haven’t mentioned it, do get in touch!
Shipping Your Bike To Hong Kong
Having your bicycle in Hong Kong with you can make it much easier for you to explore and enjoy Hong Kong. Thankfully, My Baggage offers fantastic prices for shipping bikes to Hong Kong conveniently.
When shipping your bike to Hong Kong, do make sure that the bike is dismantled properly before your collection date. If you are unsure how to dismantle your bike, you can simply head to a local bike shop and ask them to dismantle the bike for you and pay a small fee to the shop in return. Once the bike is dismantled, place it in a large, double or triple walled cardboard box and secure it for transit.
Shipping Your Books To Hong Kong
Hong Kong is popular location for many students around the complete their study abroad year and this is on the rise. If that’s the position you are in, then you can send all of your important books to Hong Kong with My Baggage. Of course this will save you money but most importantly, it will save you from having to carry these heavy books around with you when travelling to Hong Kong. Instead, you can get your books delivered directly to your student accommodation in Hong Kong.
Prohibited Items, Non-Compensation Items and Packaging
At My Baggage, we specialise in shipping personal effects all over the world. With our convenient service, you have the freedom to ship almost everything you would typically find in a standard holiday suitcase. However, it is important to keep in mind that due to security and customs, there are certain items which are prohibited and cannot be carried.
As a general rule, you can be sure that the following items are prohibited:
- Animal Products
- Cash, Credit Cards, Debit Cards
- Dangerous Goods
- Hazardous Goods
- Passports or other confidential personal documentation
- Perishable Foods
When sending to Hong Kong, the following items are also prohibited:
It is important to keep in mind that there are specific items that can be carried, however, they may not be covered under our compensation cover and as such, should be sent at your own risk. If you do need to send any non-compensation items within your luggage, please ensure they are packaged securely and appropriately with internal cushioning.
Find out more about My Baggage’s prohibited and non-compensation items.
Please note that import allowances, security and customs process differ all around the world; we recommend that you do your own personal research into what may be prohibited in your destination country before booking your shipment to Hong Kong with us.
What type of packaging can be used?
When sending your belongings to Hong Kong with My Baggage, we recommend using either suitcases or strong cardboard boxes to package your items so they are suitable for transit.
We advise against using fragile or expensive suitcases, as packaging is not covered under our compensation cover. With regards to boxes, it’s always best to invest in a new, sturdy, double-walled cardboard box as they are most durable and suitable for transit.
If you are sending fragile or delicate items, we recommend using internal packaging to protect them during transit. You can use materials such as bubble wrap or newspapers.
You can read through our complete packaging guide here.
Hong Kong Customs Information
When shipping goods to Hong Kong, you are legally required to complete and send a customs declaration with your shipment. Whether you’re sending personal effects or a gift to a loved one; if your shipment does not have a customs invoice attached, it will not make it past your local country border, and you may have to pay return charges to get it back. My Baggage will automatically provide you with the appropriate customs documents for you to complete and attach to your shipment when you send your luggage to Hong Kong.
Generally, My Baggage shipments clear customs in a timely manner, free from duties and taxes, as most countries offer a generous duty-free allowance for personal effects. However, as customs processes and allowances differ around the world, we do advise doing your own research into Hong Kong customs regulations before booking your shipment. Please make yourself aware of any potential customs duties in Hong Kong.
How To Book With My Baggage
You can book your luggage shipment to Hong Kong with My Baggage in minutes. Our easy to use online booking system is available 24/7. Simply start by obtaining an instant quote straight from our homepage. Our service is designed for your convenience, so you’ll be given the flexibility to choose your preferred collection date. Once you’ve booked, we’ll send you shipping labels to print and attach to your items. Then we’ll take care of the rest.
Saving You Time and Money
Thanks to our efficient online booking system and convenient door to door collection and delivery service, you have more time to enjoy your travel experience. As well, we pride ourselves on our fantastic low rates. In fact, you could save up to 80% when you choose to ship your luggage with My Baggage, instead of going to the courier directly.
So, what are you waiting for?