10ft High Cube Containers for Sale

If you are looking to buy a small shipping container but need a little extra capacity than our standard 10ft shipping containers provide, consider 10ft high cube containers from S Jones.

Why Buy a 10ft High Cube Container?

These offer the same secure and hard-wearing features of standard containers but stand 300mm higher.

This equates to having an extra 2 cubic meters of capacity in a 10ft high cube container vs standard-sized units.

We have a wide range of quality new and used high cube containers for sale. For more information, including more detailed 10ft high cube shipping container dimensions, see below.

If you are looking for high cube container prices, get a quote tailored to your needs.

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High Cube 10ft Containers

Ship more cargo in fewer units thanks to increased load capacity with our weatherproof, wind and watertight, highly secure containers.

Ready to ship, our all new 10ft high cube shipping containers are supplied with a valid CSC plate.

Please note that second-hand containers may require inspection and re-certification to renew the
CSC plate for shipping.

Uses for 10ft High Cube Containers

10ft High Cube For Storage

Take advantage of the larger load capacity of 18 cubic meters rather than the 16 cubic meters offered by a standard 10ft container.

Loading is made easier thanks to the increased door height, perfect for forklift access.

Customise your 10ft high cube container with a range of additional container accessories that improve security, user access, ease of loading and control condensation.

Such accessories include a container lockbox, ramp and more.

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10ft HC Storage Containers for Container Conversion

Our 10ft high cube containers can be converted for a specific project or application.

Our specialist in-house conversions team will work alongside you every step of the way to manage, design and convert shipping containers for you to use as; portable office units, refrigerated containers, insulated containers, trade show displays, shower blocks, modular buildings, cold rooms and much more.

Create taller structures with fewer units. Find out more about our design and fabrication service on our conversions page.

Container Conversions

Interior Container Painting

Container Options

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8ft Container

  • Floor Area: 51 sq ft (4.78m²)
  • Cubic Capacity: 348 cu ft (9.28m³)
  • Weight: 1 ton (1.02 tonnes)
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10ft Container

  • Floor Area: 72sqft (6.69m²)
  • Cubic Capacity: 560 cu ft (15.89m³)
  • Weight: 1.5 tons (1.52 tonnes)
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10ft High Cube Container

  • Floor Area: 72sqft (6.69m²)
  • Cubic Capacity: 630cu ft (17.84m³)
  • Weight: 1.5 tons (1.52 tonnes)
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20ft Container

  • Floor Area: 150sqft (13.93m²)
  • Cubic Capacity: 1160 cu ft (32.85m³)
  • Weight:  2.4 tons (2.4 tonnes)
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20ft High Cube Container

  • Floor Area: 150sqft (13.93m²)
  • Cubic Capacity: 1310cu ft (37.09m³)
  • Weight: 2.4 tons (2.4 tonnes)
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40ft Container

  • Floor Area: 305sqft (28.33m²)
  • Cubic Capacity: 2360 cu ft (66.83m³)
  • Weight: 4 tons (4.06 tonnes)
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40ft High Cube Container

  • Floor Area: 305sqft (28.33m²)
  • Cubic Capacity: 2660cu ft (75.32m3)
  • Weight: 4 tons (4.06 tonnes)
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Cargo door at one end.

This is the familiar double door configuration with both opening from the middle.

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Cargo doors at both ends.

Sometimes you need access from both ends of a container. This can either be a single/personnel, double (cargo), or combination.

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Side Opener

Opening on their longest side.

Side opening containers allow easier loading of large items and are best suited to site storage of bulky items, for exhibiting or use as a stall.


Protect your padlock and container with our patented Contain-A-Lock’® Padlock Protector Shroud.

CISA Locks

Enhance your container’s security with our CISA container padlocks.


Enhance your container with tamper proof, high security container windows fitted prior to spec before delivery.

Personnel Doors

Make accessing your container more convenient with high security personnel doors.


Compartmentalise your container with varied partition options for multiple uses.

Professional Painting

Flexible options, professional finish, long lasting and durable.


Add louvres, moisture traps or anti condensation coating (Grafotherm).


We can clad your container to your specification.


Self assembly or built-in options.


Improve accessibility with duruable, heavy duty ramps.

Timber Panel Lined

Helps to prevent condensation.

Electrics with Single Phase

Basic small power, single pahse electronics typically includes external connection, RCD board, light(s) etc to meet your requirements.

Electrics 3 Phase Options

Provide your power requirements and we will spec to suit.

Technical Information for Our 10ft High Cube Shipping Containers

10ft ISO High Cube shipping containers are ideal for storage, shipment of cargo, and suitable to be converted into self-contained spaces such as shower blocks, portable toilet blocks or metal container offices.

We stock both “new” one trip containers as well as high quality second hand 10ft HC shipping containers. Both variations are offered at our depot ready for order ‐ with delivery available throughout the UK.

For full specifications and high cube container dimensions, including full 10ft internal and external high cube container dimensions, see below. To receive a quick quote please request a quote below.

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Welded all steel construction, with floors made of load bearing 30mm marine plywood over steel floor bearers.

Weather-sealed steel doors at one end.

Free standing, self-contained 10ft ISO certified high cube units.

Lifting points at each corner for easy delivery.

High cube containers offer extra capacity from the additional height and improved door access.

Identical weight and floor area to standard 10ft containers.

For more information on buying a 10ft high cube container or other sizes, please visit our container buyer’s guide.

Find out more about our design and fabrication service on our shipping container conversion page.

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10ft High Cube Container Specifications

Note – all given dimensions are approximate:

General Specifications

Floor Area 72sqft (6.69m²)
Cubic Capacity 630cu ft (17.84m3)
Weight 1.5 tons (1.52 tonnes)

External Dimensions

Length 10ft (3.05m)
Width 8ft (2.44m)
Height 9ft 6ins (2.89m)

Internal Dimensions

Length 9ft 2ins (2.80m)
Width 7ft 7ins (2.33m)
Height 8ft 9ins (2.65m)

End Door Aperture

Height As required
Width As required

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