Port info

Port name: Port of Tacoma

One Sitcum Plaza
Tacoma, WA 98421

Phone: +1 253 383 5841, Fax: +1 253 593 4534

Port of Tacoma

Terminal info

Terminal name: Tacoma

2340 Alexander Ave.
Tacoma, WA. 98421

Phone: Import (252) 383-9429\n Export (353) 383-9430
Country: United States

Fact Sheet [PDF]

Hours of operation
Monday through Friday 08.00 - 12.30 and 13.00 - 16.30

Closed on
New Year's Day - January 1
Bloody Thursday - July 5
Thanksgiving Day - November 23
Christmas Day - December 25

How to get there
From SeaTac International Airport, follow signs to I-5 South (1.7 miles). Merge into I-5 South and go South for 15.7 miles. Bear right at Exit 136 to Port of Tacoma Road. Go North on Port of Tacoma Road for 1.3 miles; Terminal is on your right hand side.

Make an appointment

No appointments necessary. Terminal can handle cargo up to 60,000 lbs. If crane lifts are needed, this must be coordinated direct with the Port of Tacoma operations.

Shipping information

Required Documentation

For Autos:
- Booking number
- 1 Original Title/Bill of Sales
- 3 copies of the original title (front and back)

For All Other Cargo:
- Booking number
- Used Machinery: Title/Bill of Sales
** Factory New Machinery is exempt


For Autos:
- Original Title/proof of ownership
- Copy of Bill of Lading or Arrival Notice

For All Other Cargo:
- Bill of Lading or Arrival Notice
- Delivery Order

Customs Info
Clear cargo with US Customs in Tacoma - 2202 Port of Tacoma Road, Tacoma, WA
Tel: +1 253 593 6336

Present WWL with endorsed original bill of lading (if applicable). If shipment is performed according to WAYBILL, release can be given to the party mentioned as Consignee or against Power of Attorney from Consignee.

US Customs Code: 3002

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This site was last updated 2014-06-16