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Types of Services:
Our carriers offer international shipping to over 175 countries worldwide regardless of the size of your shipment. It could be as small as a letter or as large as a shipping container. Our services also include tracked and untracked. So, if your business requires exports to international locations, we can help. There are a variety of ways to export depending your shipment. Methods of export include:
Export by Road
If you require export by road, our carriers will collect your export shipments of mail, parcels and pallet and transport them via their integrated distribution network to the destination of your choice. You will be able to track your shipments' progress through the various stages of its transportation.
Export by Air
For businesses with more time-sensitive shipments, our Export by Air services offer a fast and efficient way to have your goods delivered to any destination in the world within 1-3 days. Your shipment will be checked, weighed and photographed before it’s exported.
You will also be able to track your shipments' progress through the various stages of its transportation.
Export by sea – Containers / Full / Part load
Do you need to send pallets or containers internationally? Regardless of the size of your shipment, our carriers have the ability to consolidate your cargo and offer you a service to fill the Full Load of a shipping container or delivery vehicle, or to fill the Part Load. This ensures that your large shipments keep moving and are delivered safely, on time and at competitive prices, which means your business is constantly progressing at a rate which suits your timescales and requirements.
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How it works
How much does it cost to open an account with World Options?
It’s FREE to open a World Options account and start using our online portal. You only pay for your shipments.
How do I get started?
To start using our services all you need to do is complete a “Become a customer” enquiry form and a member of our team will be in touch. Alternatively you can call: 0330 335 8100
How long will it take for my World Options account to be set up?
Once we’ve received your enquiry an Account Manager or International Shipping consultant will call you to set up your account. They can create an account for you in minutes. Then you are ready to start shipping.
Will I get training on how to use the World Options shipping portal?
Yes. Every new business customer will be assigned an Account Manager or International Shipping Consultant who will show you how to use the online shipping portal. If you have any queries your account manager will be able to assist you.
Will I get an account manager who I can speak to regularly?
Yes. Every new business customer will be assigned an Account Manager or International Shipping Consultant who you can speak to about your account and changes within the portal. They are also there to advise you on the best shipping options for your requirements.
Can I use multiple carriers?
Absolutely! That’s why the online portal was created, to give you the ability to compare rates between different carriers and delivery times. You can choose what’s best for your business and budget.
Can I get the same rates and service by going directly through the shipping carrier?
We partner with the largest carriers in the world and have negotiated special rates for you via our online shipping portal. Harnessing the power of bulk buying we are able to deliver lower courier costs than you would otherwise receive as a low volume business. You also have the added benefit of our Customer Service Support, saving you time and money, whilst improving your shipping experience.
Do World Options operate carrier deliveries themselves?
No – we don’t physically deliver your goods. We provide you with an online shipping service where you can choose from multiple carriers who will physically ship your items for you.
I am already using another shipping provider, am I able to use World Options alongside my existing service?
Yes. If you already have a shipping provider in place and you don’t want to disrupt that set up but would like to use an alternative system for other kinds of shipments that is absolutely fine.