Hawaiian Ocean Transport: Solutions

For more than 20 years, HOT has specialized in providing less-than-container load (LCL) and full container load (FCL) service to the Hawaiian Islands and Guam. Our container freight station is located in Honolulu on the island of Oahu, with satellite offices on each of the “neighbor” islands. We can receive cargo at any of our terminals, and through a network of contract motor carriers and our intermodal capabilities, we can arrange to pick up your cargo and move it to the most appropriate loading site from most cities in the United States.

From point A to point B, and everything in between:

Hawaiian Ocean Transport handles all your transportation needs, every step of the way. Below is our full list of transportation & logistics services.

  • Less than Full Load (LTL and LCL) Shipping
  • Full Loads (FTL/FCL) Shipping
  • Temperature protected environment
  • Dry vans, flatbeds and trailers
  • Steamship or Barge
  • Consolidation
  • Military Shipments
  • Cargo never leaves the temperature protected environment
  • Chill & Freeze environment
  • Dock doors directly connected to Chill & Freeze environment
  • Multiple locations in CA & WA
  • Seamless movement of your unusual, oversized or over-dimensional cargo
  • Heavy haul
  • Truck, rail & ocean freight forwarding
  • Permits, pilot cars, cranes and heavy equipment
  • Barge and aircraft charters
  • Warehousing and staging of all finishing materials
  • On-site project management
  • Cold chain logistics

Transit Schedule

Departure Ports Departs Transit Days
LOS ANGELES, CA WED/SAT 4 DAYS
*CUTOFF is 4:30pm MONDAY & THURSDAY BEFORE SAILING
OAKLAND, CA TUE/FRI 4 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS 4:30PM THE FRIDAY AND WEDNESDAY BEFORE SAILING
SEATTLE, WA SAT 6 – 7 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS 4:30PM THE THURSDAY BEFORE SAILING
Departure Ports Departs Transit Days
LOS ANGELES, CA WED 6 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS 4:30PM MONDAY/THURSDAY BEFORE SAILING
OAKLAND, CA TUE/FRI 7 – 8 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS NOON THE FRIDAY/WEDNESDAY BEFORE SAILING
SEATTLE, WA SAT 10 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS 4:30PM THE THURSDAY BEFORE SAILING
Departure Ports Departs Transit Days
LOS ANGELES, CA WED/SAT 6 DAYS/9 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS 4:30PM MONDAY/THURSDAY BEFORE SAILING
OAKLAND, CA TUE/FRI 7- 8 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS NOON THE FRIDAY/WEDNESDAY BEFORE SAILING
SEATTLE, WA SAT 10 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS 4:30PM THE THURSDAY BEFORE SAILING
Departure Ports Departs Transit Days
LOS ANGELES, CA WED/SAT 9 – 10 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS 4:30PM THE MONDAY/THURSDAY BEFORE SAILING
OAKLAND, CA TUE/FRI 7- 8 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS NOON THE FRIDAY/WEDNESDAY BEFORE SAILING
SEATTLE, WA SAT 10 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS 4:30PM THE THURSDAY BEFORE SAILING
Departure Ports Departs Transit Days
LOS ANGELES, CA WED 13 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS 4:30PM MONDAY BEFORE SAILING
Departure Ports Departs Transit Days
ANCHORAGE, AK TUE 4 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS NOON THE DAY OF SAILING
ANCHORAGE, AK SUN 6 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS 4:30PM THE FRIDAY BEFORE SAILING
FAIRANKS, AK TUE 6 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS 4:30PM THE MONDAY BEFORE SAILING
FAIRBANKS, AK SUN 8 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS NOON THE DAY OF SAILING
HONOLULU, HI MON 8 – 10 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS NOON THE DAY OF SAILING
Departure Ports Departs Transit Days
HONOLULU, HI FRI 7 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS THE TUESDAY BEFORE SAILING
HONOLULU, HI WED 4 DAYS
*CUTOFF IS NOON THE DAY OF SAILING

Receiving Hours:

Monday:

Posted 7:30am – 5:30pm
Dry 5:30am – 4:30pm
(Cut-off is 4:30pm for Wednesday’s sailing)
Chill 6am – 2pm
Flatbed 8am – 4pm

Tuesday:

Posted 7:30am – 5:30pm
Dry 5:30am – 1pm
Chill 6am – 2pm
(Cut-off is Noon for Wednesday Sailing)
Flatbed 8am – 1pm

Wednesday:

Posted 7:30am – 5:30pm
Dry 5:30am – 4:30pm
Chill 6am – 2pm
Flatbed 8am – 4pm

Thursday:

Posted 7:30am – 5:30pm
Dry 5:30am – 4:30pm
(Cut-off is 4:30pm for Saturday’s sailing)
Chill 6am – 2pm
Flatbed 8am – 4pm

Friday:

Posted 7:30am – 5:30pm
Dry 5:30am – 1pm
Chill 6am – 2pm
(Cut-off is Noon for Saturday’s sailing)
Flatbed 8am – 1pm

Saturday & Sunday:

CLOSED

Monday:

Posted 8am – 5pm
Dry 8am – 4pm
Chill 8am – Noon
(Cut-off is Noon for Tuesday’s sailing)

Tuesday:

Posted 8am – 5pm
Dry 8am – 4pm
Chill 8am – Noon

Wednesday:

Posted 8am – 5pm
Dry 8am – 4pm
Chill 8am – Noon

Thursday:

Posted 8am – 5pm
Dry 8am – 4pm
Chill 8am – Noon

Friday:

Posted 8am – 5pm
Dry 8am – 4pm
Chill 8am – Noon

Saturday & Sunday:

CLOSED

Monday:

Posted 6am – 4pm
Dry 6am – 4pm
Chill 6am – 4pm
Flatbed 8am – 4pm

Tuesday:

Posted 6am – 6pm
Dry 6am – 6pm
Chill 6am – 4pm
Flatbed 7:30am – 4pm

Wednesday:

Posted 5am – 4pm
Dry 5am – 4pm
Chill 6am – Noon
Flatbed 7:30am – 1pm

Thursday:

Posted 6am – 6pm
Dry 6am – 6pm
Chill 6am – 4pm
Flatbed 7:30am – 4pm

Friday:

Posted 5am – 4pm
Dry 5am – 4pm
Chill 5am – Noon
Flatbed 7:30am – 1pm

Saturday & Sunday:

CLOSED