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Oakland, CA – One of the major container shipping ports in the United States, the Port of Oakland opened as a deep water port in 1874. The Port of Oakland began admitting container ships in the 1960s, which greatly increased the amount of cargo that went through the port. For a brief period during the 1960s, the Port of Oakland was the second largest port in the U.S. by container weight.  http://www.portofoakland.com/ Long Beach, CA – Not only is the Port of Long Beach recognized as one of the largest and most important U.S. seaports, it is also a worldwide…

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Ship Car To Scotland

Ship Your Car To Or From Scotland. Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? The average cost of shipping a car to Scotland from the United States generally falls between $2,500 and $5,200 for a standard sized car. Large vehicles, especially those that do not fit into a shipping container cost more to ship. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Scotland To/From Ground Ocean Days San Jose, CA to (California port) to Grangemouth $200 $3,200 5+44 New York, NY to (New York port) to Grangemouth $275 $2,300 5+19 Portland, OR to (California port) to Grangemouth $475…

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Ship Car To Austria

Ship Your Car To Or From Austria. Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Having a car shipped to Austria usually costs from $2,500 to $4,500 (from the United States). Only a portion of that falls under actual shipping costs since there are also marine insurance, duties, and import taxes involved. It’s important to note that vehicles imports are taxed based on their assessed value in Australia, so luxury cars are will have a higher duty. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Austria To/From Ground Ocean Days Los Angeles to (California port) to Baku $350 $3,400…

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Ship Car To Thailand

Do you want to ship your vehicle to Thailand from the United States?         Shipping A Car To Thailand. Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Most cars shipped to Thailand from the U.S. cost between $2,400 and $5,900 to transport. Costs can fluctuate based on the size and type of vehicle, as well as the location it’s being shipped from in the United States. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Thailand To/From Ground Ocean Days Los Angeles to (California port) to Laem Chabang $350 $2,100 5+24 Boston, MA to (New York port) to Laem Chabang $400…

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Ship Car To Singapore

Do you want to export your vehicle to Singapore from the United States? Shipping A Car To Singapore. Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Most cars shipped to Singapore from the U.S. cost between $2,300 to $5,900 to transport. The majority of shipments to the area, vehicle or other cargo, come by way of shipping container so cars that fit inside are more affordable to import. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Singapore To/From Ground Ocean Days Los Angeles to (California port) to Singapore $350 $2,100 5+21 Boston, MA to (New York port) to Singapore…

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Ship Car To Sri Lanka

Ship Your Car To Or From Sri Lanka. Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Most cars shipped from the U.S. to Sri Lanka cost $2,100 to $5,900 to transport, with the majority of those being transported in a shipping container since it’s an island nation. Smaller vehicles with less shipping weight tend to cost less than larger vehicles to transport. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Sri Lanka To/From Ground Ocean Days New York, NY to (New York port) to Colombo $275 $3,200 5+36 Los Angeles to (California port) to Colombo $350 $2,000 5+39 Boston, MA…

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Ship Car To South Korea

Ship Your Car To Or From South Korea Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Shipping a car to South Korea from the United States will generally cost from $2,400 to $5,500. Most shipments to the area are done in a shipping container, which can fit most standard sized cars (larger vehicles may carry an additional cost). Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to South Korea To/From Ground Ocean Days Los Angeles to (California port) to Busan $350 $1,900 5+14 Boston, MA to (New York port) to Busan $400 $2,100 5+35 Las Vegas, NV to (California port)…

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Ship Car To Ghana

What you should know about shipping your vehicle from the United States to Ghana Shipping A Car To Ghana. Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? There’s a pretty wide range of shipping costs from the U.S. to Ghana, but most vehicles are moved for $2,500 to $7,000. There is generally limited availability in the area, both in terms of routes and companies that ship to the area, which can make it an expensive process. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Ghana To/From Ground Ocean Days Los Angeles to (California port) to Tema $350 $1,400 5+50…

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Ship Car To Angola

Information you need before shipping your car from the United States to Angola. Shipping A Car To Angola. Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Using a container, it can be as inexpensive as $1,500 to ship a vehicle to Angola and other parts of South Africa. Other methods can cost upwards of $3,000, depending on the method and type of car. It should be noted that Angola, like most other countries, has additional costs associated with importing a vehicle. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Angola To/From Ground Ocean Days San Jose, CA to (California…

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Ship Car To Slovenia

What you need to know about shipping your car from the United States to Slovenia. Shipping A Car To Slovenia. Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? You can expect to pay between $1,600 and $4,100 to ship a car from the United States to Slovenia. Cars shipped to Slovenia must be sent from a port on the East Coast, meaning vehicles from other parts of the country must first be transported there. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Slovenia To/From Ground Ocean Days New York, NY to (New York port) to Koper $275 $2,900 5+25…

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Ship Car To Oman

Do you want to ship your vehicle to Oman from the United States? Shipping A Car To Oman. Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Because of the distance involved, it costs a bit more to ship a car to Oman than it does to other parts of the world; usually between $3,400 and $6,800 from the U.S. The preferred method of transport, especially when using a shipping boat, is a transport container, which fits most standard vehicles. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Oman To/From Ground Ocean Days New York, NY to (New York port)…

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Ship Car To Yemen

Information you should know when shipping your car from the United States to Yemen. Shipping A Car To Yemen. Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? The cost of shipping a vehicle from the U.S. to Yemen most often falls between $3,500 and $7,000. There is a wide range of prices because costs can vary based on several things, chiefly the distance and weight involved in shipping the vehicle. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Yemen To/From Ground Ocean Days New York, NY to (New York port) to Hodeidah $275 $2,000 5+27 Los Angeles to (California…

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Ship Car To Saudi Arabia

Ship Your Car To Or From Saudi Arabia Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Vehicle shipping costs to Saudi Arabia from the U.S. are most frequently between $2,800 and $5,900. Because of the distance involved in shipping, prices can fluctuate based on the availability of transport carriers at the time requested. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Saudi Arabia To/From Ground Ocean Days Los Angeles to (California port) to Dammam $350 $2,700 5+41 Boston, MA to (New York port) to Dammam $400 $2,200 5+25 Las Vegas, NV to (California port) to Jeddah $450 $2,500 5+41…

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Ship Car To Turkey

Do you want to ship your vehicle to Turkey from the United States? Shipping A Car To Turkey. Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Cars shipped to Turkey from the U.S. generally cost from $1,500 to $4,100 to transport to the area. Vehicles shipped to the eastern part of Turkey usually cost slightly more to ship since it’s not as accessible by boat. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Turkey To/From Ground Ocean Days New York, NY to (New York port) to Mersin $275 $2,500 5+20 Los Angeles to (California port) to Istanbul $350 $3,500…

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Ship Car To Peru

Ship Your Car To Or From Peru. Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Most car shipping costs from the United States to Peru fall in the range of$2,200 to $4,100. These estimates reflect a standard sized vehicle that is transported in a shipping container (some vehicles may not fit into a container, which costs slightly more to deliver). Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Peru To/From Ground Ocean Days Los Angeles to (California port) to Paita $350 $2,700 5+22 Portland, OR to (California port) to Paita $475 $2,700 6+22 Seattle, WA to (California port) to…

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Ship Car To Costa Rica

Ship Your Car To Or From Costa Rica Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Transporting a car to Costa Rica from the U.S. is fairly simple and affordable compared to other international destinations. It can cost $1,000 or less if you’re shipping from a nearby port in the U.S., such as Miami. On the high end, car shipping costs can reach $3,000. It’s important to consider import taxes when shipping to Costa Rica since they can be as much or more than the shipping itself. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Costa Rica To/From Ground…

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Ship Car To UK (United Kingdom)

Ship Your Car To Or From the UK Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Vehicle transport costs to the UK from the United States will most commonly be between $2,300 and $4,800. Because there is a lot of cargo that flows between the US and UK, there are plenty of shipping options, which means you can sometimes find a slightly cheaper price. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to UK To/From Ground Ocean Days San Jose, CA to (California port) to Felixstowe $200 $3,200 5+39 New York, NY to (New York port) to Liverpool $275 $1,800…

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Ship Car To France

Do you want to export your vehicle to France from the United States? Shipping A Car To France. Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Most cars shipped to France from the United States cost between $1,800 and $4,100. If you’re shipping from the West Coast, it usually costs around $1,000 to first ship the vehicle to a port in on the East Coast for delivery to France. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to France To/From Ground Ocean Days San Jose, CA to (California port) to Le Havre $200 $1,300 5+30 New York, NY to (New…

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Ship Car To Honduras

Ship Your Car To Or From Honduras Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? To ship a car to Honduras from the U.S. in a shipping container, costs start at $1,500 and go as high as $3,000. For larger vehicles that don’t fit in a standard shipping container, it can cost slight more since it will have to be transported using a different method like roll on, roll off (RORO) shipping. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Honduras To/From Ground Ocean Days Dallas, TX to (California port) to San Lorenzo $1,025 $3,200 7+12 San Jose, CA…

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Ship Car To Haiti

Ship Your Car To Or From Haiti Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Most car shipping services to Haiti from the U.S. can be done for $1,200 to $2,700, not including applicable taxes and registration fees. Since Haiti is relatively close, shipping costs can be even less than the numbers mentioned above, especially for transport shipments coming from Florida. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Haiti To/From Ground Ocean Days San Jose, CA to (California port) to Port au Prince $200 $3,700 5+15 New York, NY to (New York port) to Port au Prince $275…

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Ship Car To Ukraine

Ship Your Car To Or From Ukraine. Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Shipping costs to the Ukraine from the U.S. start at $2,400 for basic cars and go up to $5,200 for larger vehicles and premium services. There are additional costs that apply once the car arrives, both for import taxes and registration fees. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Ukraine To/From Ground Ocean Days Los Angeles to (California port) to Odessa $350 $3,000 5+65 Boston, MA to (New York port) to Odessa $400 $2,400 5+32 Las Vegas, NV to (California port) to Odessa…

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Ship Car To Rwanda

Qualifications For Shipping An Automobile To Rwanda. Shipping A Car To Rwanda. Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? From the United States, most cars can be shipped to Rwanda for $3,500 to $7,000. Both the distance involved and the accessibility to the country by ship are factors that influence the cost. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Rwanda To/From Ground Ocean Days New York, NY to (New York port) to Kigali $275 $9,600 5+36 Los Angeles to (California port) to Kigali $350 $10,100 5+47 Boston, MA to (New York port) to Kigali $400 $9,600 5+36…

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Ship Car To Russia

Importing A Car To Russia | Taxes, Fees & Documents. Shipping A Car To Russia. Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? The cost of shipping a car to Russia from the U.S. can be as little as $2,200 for shorter distances and up to $7,000 for transport to more remote parts of the country. Where the vehicle is originally shipped from in the United States has a large effect on the price, depending on the distance involved. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Russia To/From Ground Ocean Days San Jose, CA to (California port) to Korsakov…

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Ship Car To Pakistan

Ship Your Car To Or From Pakistan. Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? The majority of cars shipped from the U.S. to Pakistan can be delivered for$2,200 up to $5,100. Additional costs may need to paid once the vehicle is delivered, in particular, import taxes and registration fees, which can add up. Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Pakistan To/From Ground Ocean Days San Jose, CA to (California port) to Karachi $200 $2,700 5+41 Los Angeles to (California port) to Karachi $350 $2,700 5+41 Portland, OR to (California port) to Karachi $475 $2,700 6+41 Seattle,…

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5 Things You Never Knew About American Auto Transport

The American business world moves at the speed of light and the same ease and smoothness is expected in all spheres of life by Americans.  That is why when it comes to American auto transport, people want their vehicles moved at lightning fast paces.  However, there is much more to the business of moving vehicles than just taking them physically from one location to another. It Does Not Happen at the Speed of Light. Shocking as this may sound, transporting a car and a new one at that, takes time as the bulky carriers move slowly across the highways to…

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Joe Webster

Joe WebsterJoe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing. After college, he started his career in the…
 

Amanda Williams

Amanda WilliamsAmanda Williams is a mother, an author, and entrepreneur. Her pastimes include the San Diego Padres, anything and everything Disney related, reading for pleasure, running for fun, family trips to Sea World, the San Diego…
 

Neal Kearney

Neal KearneyGraduating from UCSC with a Bachelor's Degree in history, Neal has been an avid writer since childhood and loves writing about anything from automobiles or motorcycles to surfing. Neal has gotten quite a bit of…
 

Angela Caito

Angela CaitoAngela Caito wants to live in a world where love is prevalent, her children are happy, and her waist stays thin no matter how many Oreos she eats. She loves hiking, sailing, surfing, camping and…
 

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