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Welcome to WBCT Los Angeles

Priority Daily Message  

All transaction types (Imports/Empties/Exports) require an appointment

Please refer to the Appointment/Express Gate Instructions for additional details.

*** All Truck traffic must enter terminal using Knoll Road & Front Street entrance. No U-Turns are permitted on Knoll Road. ***

*** Staging at Ingates & Outgates is not permitted. Violators will be fined and/or banned. ***

*** All transactions must have an accompanying EIR Ingate pass and EIR Outgate pass (unless bobtail out). Drivers are responsible for making sure their transaction matches their gate pass. **

WBCT Gate Schedule
WBCT Gate Schedule 
Date: 1st Shift: 2nd Shift:
Monday, October 14, 2019 Open Open
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Open Open
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 Open Open
Thursday, October 17, 2019 Open Open
Friday, October 18, 2019 Open CLOSED
Saturday, October 19, 2019 CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday, October 20, 2019 CLOSED CLOSED
Monday, October 21, 2019 Open Open
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 Open Open
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 Open Open
Thursday, October 24, 2019 Open Open
Friday, October 25, 2019 Open CLOSED
Saturday, October 26, 2019 CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday, October 27, 2019 CLOSED CLOSED
Monday, October 28, 2019 Open Open
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 Open Open
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 Open Open
Thursday, October 31, 2019 Open Open
Friday, November 01, 2019 Open CLOSED
Saturday, November 02, 2019 CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday, November 03, 2019 CLOSED CLOSED
Empty Restrictions
X= Blocked        D=dual transaction only        
SSCO 20'ST 40'ST 40'HC 45' 20' RF 40'RF Specialty
COS           x x
HAP/UAS D D D x x x  
ONE D x D D x x x
PAS         x    
PIL   x          
WHL         x x x
YML   D D D      
CMA         x x  
SUD x x x x x x x
OOCL         x x x
ZIM x x x x   x x
MSC x x x x x x x
Customs Exam Fees:
  • X-Ray Exam $265.00
  • Tailgate Exam $265.00

Payments can be made using the link "Multi Pay" at top of page

Flip Fees

Please contact Customer Service at trouble@wbct.us for exact pricing: 

  • Trans Devan (Removal of cargo from Flat racks only) - $5,600
  • Non Trans Devan (Removal of cargo from Flat Racks only) - $3,350
  • Trans Flip (Chains & Plugs to accommodate over dimensional cargo, not a devan of cargo) - $900
  • Top Handler Flip (Chains & Plugs, certain dimensional restrictions apply) - $450
  • Bromma Flip  - $200
  • Regular Flip - $65 

All rates above are subject to change depending on Height, Width, and Weight of cargo. 

Trans Devans/Flips require appointment. Additional charges will be assessed for missed appointments.

Additional Terminal Contacts


For further questions please contact:WBCTCS@WBCT.US

Night and weekend Contacts: 310-519-2332 or


Trucker Information

Be Advised:

  • WBCT is in close proximity to many local neighborhoods which are susceptible to noise pollution. We ask that truckers refrain from using their horns while staging inside or outside the terminal unless absolutely necessary.
  • DO NOT leave empties on wheels without written permission. Any empty found on wheels will result in a FINE and BANISHMENT for the driver.
  • All foreign chassis (Non-POP) MUST be taken out by the driver that in-gated with the chassis. Any foreign chassis that are found in the yard will result in a FINE and BANISHMENT for the driver.
  • WBCT is not responsible for your chassis, if you bring in your own chassis, take it out with you.
  • Contact SSCO for special empty equipment return locations.

Terminal Rules:

  • Safety is our #1 priority here at WBCT.
  • Safety Vest must be worn at all times.
  • Truckers must obey all posted signs in the terminal, including STOPS, SPEED LIMITS, KEEP CLEAR, ETC.
  • Drivers must wear seatbelts at all times.
  • It is illegal to have and operate GPS Jammers or Spoofing devices on terminal.
  • There is no Cell Phone use while in-motion on the terminal. If Cell Phone must be used, please pull to the side and stop your vehicle.  No Photos or videos are allowed.
  • Drivers must stay in their vehicles at all times.
  • No passengers are allowed in the truck inside the yard.
  • Speed limit in the yard is 10MPH and is strictly enforced.
  • Follow the traffic directions of all security personnel.
  • Use safety walk ways to walk from the Truck Trouble Parking area to the trouble window.
  • Longshore personnel operating yard equipment have the Right of Way.
  • Yard Horn Signals:
    • 1 Blast – Stop
    • 2 Blasts – Pull Forward
    • 3 Blasts – Back Up
  • Undo twist locks before container is decked.
  • Travel in the marked isles and lanes only.
  • If your container is on a bad order or incorrect chassis go to the Flip Line.
  • Park your bare chassis in the appropriate area.
  • Engine must be turned off while at Roadability
  • Truckers, please allow the truck at the pedestal lane to clear the pedestal prior to next truck in line entering for the next transaction.
  • Drivers must see a clerk before dropping or picking up a Reefer.
  • All drivers MUST have a TWIC card prior to entry.
  • All drivers MUST go to the In-Gate pedestals to enter the Terminal.
  • All drivers MUST out gate through pedestal/bobtail out gate lanes.
    • Please Insure that you have and EIR out before exiting with a container. Containers that are not properly interchanged out will cause delays when returning.


  • All chassis must have updated BITs prior to Out Gate. If BIT is expired, take chassis to Roadability for re-certification.
  • WBCT accepts all POP chassis.

Other Information:


 Live Gate Camera




2050 John S. Gibson Blvd
San Pedro, CA 90731

 Firms Code:  Y773

Hours of Operation: Monday-Thursday: 0700-0200 Friday: 0700-1600

Closed on Saturday and Sunday

All persons accessing WBCT are required to show their valid TWIC.

For all empty container inspections please report to  Roadability.

DRIVERS! Please make sure your headlights are OFF during night operations.

WBCT Availability

Status of Shipments, Container Availability, Bookings and Holds:

WBCT Availability

Phone: 310-519-2349


Trouble Desk

Trucker Issues, Over Dimension Cargo, Booking Issues


Phone: 310-519-2352

E-mail: trouble@wbct.us

WBCT Demurrage

Tailgate fees, Collection and Payment of Demurrage, Yard fees as well as rates and schedules please contact:

WBCT Demurrage

Phone: 310-519-2353

E-mail: demurrage@wbct.us


Hazardous Documentation, US Coast Guard Holds and Coordinating Hazardous Examinations please contact:


Phone: 310-519-2344

E-mail: hazardous@wbct.us

Regulatory Agency

US Customs Holds, Detentions, Seizures, Examinations, and USDA, FDA information please contact:

 Regulatory Agency

Phone: 310-519-2357

E-mail: customs@wbct.us

Demurrage, Tariffs, and Fees:

All fees (Flip, Customs, Demurrage, Banned Trucker, etc.) must be in the form of Check, Money Order, Cashier's Check, or payment on-line. Please make all checks payable to: West Basin Container Terminal.


Drivers who are in violation of terminal procedures and safety protocols are subject to bannishment/fines



Import Appointments

WBCT provides daily appointment availability for all yard locations on a first booked, first served basis. This means you have the greatest availability the sooner you book the appointment.  

*Wheeled containers do not need appointments


We strongly suggest your team signs up for automatic availability notifications through the WBCT Voyager Track site. This function allows your team to be notified via email when a container is discharged and ready for an appointment to be booked.

To ensure you do not miss appointment opportunities, please book your appointment as soon as you receive the notification that the container is available for pick up. 

Free Flow- Skip the Appointment!

Our Import Free Flow (IFF) program is available for Customers/Truckers with 50 or more containers per vessel. Please contact importlist@wbct.us for more information. 


Please click here for answers to common questions and additional details.

Terminal Turn Times


10/11 Avg TT
1st Shift 29.28
2nd Shift


10-05 - 10-11 Avg TT
1st Shift 29.87

2nd Shift

Vessel Schedule
Vessel Vsl Code svc lane Call Seq Voyage SSCO ETA Full Start General Cut Off 
YM Mobility YMMB PS4 282 044E044W YML 10/07/19 09/26/19 10/04/19
Cosco Denmark CDNM CEN 278 030E030W COS 10/10/19 09/30/19 10/09/19
Horizon Pacific PAPS CHX 292 606E607W PAS 10/10/19 - -
NYK Rumina NRUT AL5 274 048W048W ONE 10/13/19 - -
Horizon Reliance PARG LHX 286 608E609W PAS 10/14/19 - -
YM Mandate YMDT PS4 281 064E064W YML 10/15/19 10/03/19 10/11/19
Cosco Nederlands CNLD CEN 279 030E030W COS 10/16/19 10/07/19 10/14/19
Horizon Enterprise PAEN CHX 293 607E608W PAS 10/17/19 - -
NYK Deneb NDBT AL5 275 067W067W ONE 10/19/19 - -
Marjorie C MRJC LHX 287 116E117W PAS 10/21/19 - -
YM Mutuality YMMU PS4 283 070E070W YML 10/21/19 10/10/19 10/18/19
Cosco Spain COSP CEN 280 031E031W COS 10/23/19 10/14/19 10/21/19
Terminal Location