Container Dimensions




20ft Open Top Container Dimensions 

  • Wind and Waterproof
  • Suitable for international shipping
  • Ideal for storage
  • Secure locking system
  • Heavy duty flooring
Description Imperial Metric
Maximum payload 62,170 lb 28,200 kg
Dimensions 20' x 8' x 8'6" 6.096 x 2.438 x 2.591 m
Internal, length 19' 4 1/4'' 5.898 m
Internal, width 7' 8 5/8'' 2.352 m
Internal, height 7' 8 1/2'' 2.348 m
Roof opening, length 18' 1/16'' 5.490 m
Roof opening, width 7' 3'' 2.210 m
Weight, gross 67.197 lb 30480 kg
Weight, tare 5.027  lb 2280 kg

Open top containers are ideal for over height cargo and are similar to general purpose shipping containers in all except removable tarpaulin roof which allows for a simplified loading and unloading process.
Cargo commonly transported in open top containers include machinery, boilers, farming equipment, pipes and cables.
We have new & used 20’ & 40’ Open top containers located throughout our UK depots enabling us to provide nationwide delivery. 

Container Pricing

We aim to offer the best container at the best price, with local depot delivery. We aim to have a transparent approach to the condition of containers and delivery prices. 

The prices fluctuate; influenced by the cost of steel, petrol and labour, all fees, including delivery, are subject to change. If your recent quote has expired, please feel free to ask for another one; we're here to help.