Shipping and Logistics

Vehicle Shipping Instructions – Gulfport, MS

MS. State Port Authority
West Pier
Gulfport, MS 39501     

(address for mapquest: US 90 and 30th Ave, Gulfport, MS)

Vehicle Receiving Hours:
8:00am-5:00pm (closed 12pm-1pm)
Monday thru Friday

Port Contact:
Barbara Johnson: 228-596-6689     

More Details about our Port Terminal in Gulfport, MS

Vehicle Shipment Requirements

  • Vehicles must be delivered to port 4 business days prior to the scheduled sailing.

  • No personal items permitted inside the vehicle.

  • Vehicle should be in running condition and keys must remain with the vehicle.

    • Non running vehicles are accepted. Additional fee will apply.

  • Vehicle must contain ¼ tank of gas or less (if vehicle is loaded in a container, fuel tank must be drained and battery disconnected).

  • Vehicle should be clean and free of dirt and debris.

  • Vehicle will be inspected at time of delivery.

  • Pre-payment required. 

    • Forms of payment accepted are credit card, money order or certified check. No personal checks or cash will be accepted.

  • A booking reservation should be made prior to delivery of the vehicle to the port.

  • Motorcycles and ATV’s are not accepted.

  • Optional insurance is available upon request.

Required Documentation

    • Original Title– Title must be signed by seller and buyer.

      • A bill of sale is required by Customs if shipping the vehicle to someone other than the title owner.

      • If the vehicle has a lien, a notarized letter from the Financial Institution authorizing the shipment of the vehicle is required. 

    • Copy of photo I.D. – legible copy of owner’s U.S. driver’s license or valid passport.

    • Master bill of lading– Standard shipping form stating shipping party, receiving party and description of cargo being shipped.Bill of Lading Form

Electric Export Information (EEI) Letter of Authorization

Questions? Contact us at 1-800-276-9539 (option 2)