Established in 1998, Brunel Shipping provides International Freight Forwarding services by Air, Sea, Road and Rail and has grown steadily over this period to become one of the UK’s leading freight forwarding companies.

We have done this by providing consistent, flexible and reliable services for our customer’s business. We are accountable to our customers and strive to provide service excellence.

Recognised for our excellence, we have been a trusted advisor during some of the most memorable events in our recent history including landmark celebrity legal cases, international crises and disputed presidential elections. Our founders were pioneers who created solutions at the intersection of law, communications and technology.

Over the past 20 years Brunel Shipping has expanded and took the decision to provide industry leading dedicated teams for its European, Air Cargo and Project Cargo divisions.

We believe that this has strengthened our core capabilities by adding specialist personnel to each business division and has demonstrated our dedication to being the premier choice for a freight forwarding & logistics partner.

The Brunel Group has built a solid structure over the past 5 years and are now enjoying year on year growth in all four sectors of our business, due to our constant investment in our People, IT and Infrastructure.

We at Brunel do not accept second best, all our staff are the best in the business with many years of experience and are committed to giving our customers exceptional service with unrivalled levels of communication throughout.

We give our clients complete peace of mind when using our services. Please reach out to our team if you would like a bespoke quote or competitive rates.

Brunel are members of the World Cargo Alliance giving our customers access to local logistics expertise in 188 countries across the globe.

We are also an active member of the WCA & PCN global networks, providing worldwide support across many areas of the logistics business. Ultimately, this enables Brunel Shipping to work with specialist forwarders in each location, and providing excellent service based on local knowledge in each location.

We believe that information technology should integrate seamlessly alongside our customer first account management philosophy.

This is why we developed our technology platforms to give our customers complete visibility on all shipping activity, access to all documentation at the click of a button and quick reporting tools to simplify our customers’ lives. All information is managed and uploaded by Brunel staff whilst being communicated though the usual channels of email, phone calls and face to face interactions with our customers.

Contact Our Commercial Team

Contact us by sending a email to or call the number below. Alternatively please click the below button to request a quick quote.

+44 (0) 1268 243610



Brexit Brokerage Customs Clearance at all UK Ports & Airports. Assisting with any EU to UK Brokerage, T Form Discharge or T Form issuing.

Brunel Group have won the “Supply Chain Management Award” at the 2021 BIFA Freight Service Awards.

This award was specifically aimed at companies that have worked with their customer to provide an innovative solution enabling them to manage their supply chain more efficiently and cost effectively from China and throughout Asia, as well as Europe post UK leaving the EU.

If you have any supply chain problems to or from China, Asia, and Europe and would like to work with an award winning supply chain provider with door to door solutions, please get in touch.

Brunel were appointed customs brokers for the first china to london freight train service.

Brunel Shipping provides a comprehensive customs clearance service for Import and Export shipments. Our specialist knowledge in understanding import regulations enables us to offer advice to Importers on all customs related matters

Please contact Brunel for your own Customs Clearance requirements.

Sea Freight

Brunel Shipping have over 30 years’ experience in the deep sea & short sea import & export services, we have built a solid reputation with the major Shipping lines and can offer complete supply chain management, handled by our experienced and customer service driven team.

Project Cargo

Brunel Project is our specialist division providing bespoke freight solutions including Break Bulk, Out of Gauge, Temperature Controlled or Heavy Lift Movements. Our team have specialist industry knowledge including Construction, Oil, Gas, Mining, Energy, Aerospace and Defence.

Air Freight

Brunel Air Cargo are experts in time critical and time sensitive shipments, with a strong focus on reliability and customer service. We are committed to providing our clients with service excellence and accuracy as standard, whilst finding the most cost effective services and solution.


With an extensive network of strategically located partners worldwide, Brunel Shipping offers a fully comprehensive e-Commerce logistics solution. Our team can provide you with a full consultancy of your requirements and will tailor our services to your specific requirements.

Road Freight

Brunel European offer a fully comprehensive road freight service across the UK & Europe. Our specialities are LTL, FTL, Out of Gauge, Hazardous & Temperature Controlled, and express trailer Solutions. Our team of highly experienced staff will assist to ensure that the correct service is applied to your shipment.

Customs Clearance

Brunel Shipping provides a comprehensive customs clearance service for Import and Export shipments arriving and departing from all UK ports and Airports. Our specialist knowledge in understanding UK import regulations enables us to offer advice to Importers on all customs related matters.

Contact our Commercial Team

We have our own in house commercial team offering immediate logistics solutions for your business, coupled with fantastic customer care. Please feel free to leave your email address and a member of our team will be in touch to discuss your requirements.

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