General Forwarding

Sea Freight

Lysander Shipping handles containerised cargo worldwide. With our global network we have the local knowledge that gives us the edge and you the knowledge that your cargo is in safe hands. Our services include packing, documentation, insurance, warehousing, customs formalities, collection and delivery.


Air Freight


Lysander Shipping’s airfreight department provide an express delivery service of any large or small package using all main carriers or if required air charter. Our involvement and experience in moving project cargo have made us a strong partner in the air freight industry worldwide.


Land Transport

For road collection & delivery Lysander Shipping will find the right solution for your cargo at a competitive price. We move large volumes of containers as well as out of gauge cargo on low loaders and special trailer. If required, we plan and arrange road surveys, police escort, road permits and the removal of road furniture.


Explosives & Fireworks

Lysander Shipping has developed extensive knowledge of transporting explosives Class 1 via sea and road. The manufactures of marine pyrotechnics, fireworks, military products and other explosives rely on the highly specialised transport and shipping services we offer.


Tarros Line

Lysander Shipping is the appointed booking agent for Tarros in the north of UK. Tarros has been active in the UK market since 1976, moving containerised cargo to Mediterranean ports and especially to North Africa - Libya, Algeria and Tunisia. We focus on the UK shipper's needs and provide a link with Tarros’ well established Italian services.

Full Load Services from the UK to:

  • Algiers
  • Tunis, Sfax, Sousse
  • Sicily
  • Sardinia

These services are operated by feeder links, fixed departure (Sunday) from Tilbury via Tarros Terminal in La Spezia. These links provide unrivalled frequency of loading options and departures for UK shippers.

Groupage Services (Small Cargo Loads) consolidated in Basildon and Manchester. Fixed day departure (Sunday) to:

  • Tripoli, Benghazi, Misurata
  • Tunis, Sfax , Sousse
  • Algiers
  • Sardinia
  • Sicily
  • Malta
  • Istanbul, Izmir
  • Alexandria
  • Casablanca

Tarros Sailing Schedule