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Why choose Seven Seas Worldwide?

Packing boxes and materials

Purpose-built storage boxes and materials provided

Trusted for 25 years

Trusted with your shipments for over 25 years

Delivery and collection

Pick your own dates for box collection and delivery

Free storage

Fully flexible storage that adapts to your needs

Relax to pack

Pack in your own time, then contact us for collection

Affordable Glasgow student storage

Glasgow is a large cosmopolitan city in the west of Scotland with much to attract international students. Locals can enjoy several high-ranking universities, lively nightlife, and plenty of green spaces. The people are friendly and open-minded, and there are stunning lochs and mountains to explore only a short train journey away.

Do you need somewhere to store your luggage? Are you travelling overseas during the summer or planning to switch between accommodations? Our secure storage facility  is the answer.

For over 25 years, our moving services have helped undergraduates store personal belongings. Our expert team and round-the-clock, multilingual customer support make the process easy!

You don't have to worry. Our international shipping experts will collect, store and deliver your belongings. All you need to do is place an order, pack your effects, and plan for exciting between-term adventures.


For over 25 years, our moving services have helped undergraduates store personal belongings. Our expert team and round-the-clock, multilingual customer support make the process easy!

Here's how our storage services work:

Hassle-free services for over 25 years

Safe and secure, our storage services cover all universities and colleges, including the University of Glasgow, Strathclyde University, City of Glasgow College, the Glasgow School of Art and Caledonian University.

As the largest city in Scotland, there are endless places for students to explore. With everything from west-end club nights to free-entry art galleries to keep you entertained, you'll certainly have a packed schedule. But, as former students, we understand the importance of time management.

Our international shippers handle all the logistics of collecting, storing and delivering your possessions. You'll then be free to concentrate on your studies and enjoy all this welcoming city has to offer!

Book Glasgow student storage today from the comfort of your home or halls.

Keep reading for more reasons why so many international students choose our storage facilities:

  • Transparent costs: with our free storage quote tool, you'll see a cost breakdown in minutes. Plus, our fee freeze promise means your quote remains static for seven days, then a further six months once you book.
  • Reliable packing materialsas a trusted storage company, we know what you need to wrap and pack possessions securely. So, we provide enough packing materials to get you started, like strong cardboard boxes and parcel tape.
  • Flexible optionsextend your storage time, add/remove containers, or ship items abroad by getting in touch. If your delivery address is 50km or more from your collection address, costs beyond our storage service will apply.


Reliable storage for students in 5 easy steps

Number one

Free online quick quote 
Our instant quote tool provides a clear, itemised storage cost with no hidden fees or nasty surprises.

Number two

We provide the boxes
Top-quality packaging supplies are sent to your door to help you pack your goods securely.

Number three

Call us for collection
Once packed, get in touch, and we'll collect the boxes and transport them to our storage depot.

Number four

Safe and secure storage
We'll store your belongings at one of our clean and dry storage facilities, located across the UK.

Number five

Returned to your address
When you're ready, we'll return your items — at no extra cost if within 50km of the collection address!

Don't just take our word for it

Our customers love us!

How much does student storage in Glasgow cost?


Our student storage services start from*:

19p per day


That's an outstanding:

£1.30 per week

*based on storing our Standard size box. Please note: a minimum £84 charge applies.

I was looking for a fairly-cheap-but-definitely-reliable service to store my belongings at over the summer. Seven Seas Worldwide was my first choice, and I am very happy to use their services. The SMS message about time allocation for the delivery and pick-up of my items allowed me to organise my time well for the big days. My belongings came back to me undamaged (including the plates and glasses I was most worried about!). I had to change my delivery date, and thanks to great customer service, this could be arranged with a single call and a click. I recommend this company to anyone seeking storage for short and long periods of time!



Our sturdy boxes for storing your items

We have created strong cardboard boxes to protect your effects during long storage periods. Our chemically-strengthened containers are perfect for most belongings, including textbooks and kitchenware.

Our storage boxes are available in Large and Standard sizes (see underneath for dimensions). Order more than you need, and we'll collect any unused empty containers for free. Specially-shaped boxes made from the same top-quality materials are available for guitars, surfboards, etc.

You can use your own containers. But please avoid laundry bags, plastic crates, food boxes and bin liners, as they break easily and could damage the rest of your belongings.

Large storage box

External dimensions:

61 x 51 x 41cm / 24 x 20 x 16.14 inches

Best for:

  • Posters
  • Clothes
  • Bedding 
Small cardboard shipping box

Standard storage box

External dimensions:

51 x 41 x 31cm / 20 x 16.14 x 12.2 inches

Best for: 

  • Files and papers
  • Textbooks
  • Kitchen utensils 


4 reasons why students love Glasgow

Life for Glasgow students is fun and rewarding. From world-ranking universities to an enviable music scene, it's easy to see why students worldwide can't get enough. Here's why:


Number one

Culture and history:

Students can take advantage of the opportunity to immerse themselves in the history and heritage of the city. The city has a wealth of museums, art galleries, and landmarks, with many free to enter. Highlights include the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, the Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA), and the Riverside Museum.

Number two

Legendary music venues:

Famous for its lively music scene, the city is home to iconic music venues, including King Tut's Wah Wah Hut - where Oasis were discovered - and the legendary Barrowland Ballroom. With live music from touring and local bands every night, students have many options.

Number three

Well-respected unis:

The city is home to some of the UK's top-ranked universities, including the University of Glasgow, the University of Strathclyde and the Royal Conservatoire. All institutions offer a variety of world-class courses and provide excellent opportunities for students to engage in research.

Number four

Warm people:

The city is famous for its warm and friendly locals, characterised by a strong sense of humour and solidarity. Whether volunteering at a local charity or participating in a community event, students can contribute to the city's welcoming spirit.