The Netherlands - China
Since many years GVT is renowned for transport via road, railway and water. With the professional integration of these modalities, GVT Intermodal Freightmanagement offers perfect door-to-door solutions. GVT Intermodal Freightmanagement maintains direct railway connections between the own terminal in Tilburg, Railport Brabant, and several terminals in central and eastern Europe. In addition there is a unique direct railway connection with Chengdu in China.
Chengdu - Tilburg - Rotterdam Express
The Chengdu - Tilburg - Rotterdam Express is the fastest and only direct railway connection between China and the Netherlands. This unique connection enables the transportation of containers from China to the Netherlands and vice versa within 15 days. This is many times faster than transport by sea freight (45 days) and just a few days extra than air freight (7 days), while the rates are only a quarter of the airfreight rates and less than double of the sea freight rates.
- Capacity: 84 TEU per train (20FT per two; 40ft; 45ft; HC; containers and reefers)
- Lead time: 15 days
- Distance: 10.947 km
- Route: Chengdu (International Railway Terminal), China / Kazachstan / Russia / Belarus / Poland, Germany / The Netherlands / Tilburg (Railport Brabant)
We speak your language
From China you can communicate with our employees in Tilburg in your own language. They are of Chinese descent, speak your language and are familiar with your country and the Chinese culture. They are well-informed on local legislation, rules and regulations in both China and Europe and will safeguard an error-free execution of your instructions.
GVT office in Chengdu
In the meantime, GVT has its own establishment in Chengdu, GVT International Logistics Co., LTD. From this office we will maintain the contacts with our Chinese partners, without the hindrance of the substantial time difference between China and Europe.