China - Australia shipping route


Container liner shipping services that connect China to Australia

The China to Australia (SAE) service connects key ports in China with main ports in Australia and offers shippers a wide range of choices for their cargo, and one of the fastest transit times from South China to Australia. In addition to excellent customer service and working with an experienced and knowledgeable team, customers can benefit from the fast and reliable service and join an increasing number of satisfied shippers. Our modern fleet and equipment also ensure that cargo reaches its destination as planned and without any challenges.

Route map

Port rotation

  • Qingdao (QQCT)
  • Shanghai (WGQ)
  • Nansha (NICT)
  • Shekou (MCT)
  • Sydney (DPW)
  • Melbourne (DPW)
  • Brisbane (DPW)
  • Qingdao (QQCT)
China - Australia
Proforma schedule China - Australia shipping route (SAE)
Port Departure day Transit time (from previous port)
Qingdao (QQCT) Fri -
Shanghai (WGQ) Sun 1 day
Nansha (NICT) Wed 3 days
Shekou (MCT) Thu 1 day
Sydney (DPW) Wed 13 days
Melbourne (DPW) Fri 2 days
Brisbane (DPW) Sun 3 days
Qingdao (QQCT) Sat 13 days

Shipping route weather forecast

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The latest port & route notifications

Heavy weather is expected on the shipping route from Pusan to Shekou
29 June, 2022

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Why choose SeaLead?


We like to be seen as partners with our customers and other stakeholders, including terminals and equipment providers.

Efficient &

As a small team we are able to focus on delivering a fast and efficient service in all areas.


We always aim to provide market competitive rates for our customers.


We are dedicated to offering consistent and reliable service.


As a new shipping line we operate a modern and efficient fleet.

A range of

We offer a range of equipment solutions for all customer requirements.

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