Transporting a motorcycle to Aberdeen, South Dakota can be achieved in a few different ways. One thing to make sure of before signing up with a shipping company is that they specialize in the hauling of motorcycles specifically. An auto transportation company may offer to transport a bike, but that doesn’t necessarily mean it is being done in the correct fashion.
Depending on the motorcycle, such as a Harley Davidson or a BMW the shipping process can be significantly different according to the design of the bike. A legitimate motorcycle hauling service will have a number of shipping options available and understand how to cater to the specific needs of the bike. Contact a representative of the shipping service and ask for pictures of the equipment they will be using to transport the motorcycle.
Aberdeen is the third most populated city in South Dakota which can make navigating throughout the city very difficult being unfamiliar with the area. Utilizing a professional shipping service, rather than trying to ship a motorcycle alone can save money, stress and time. Heavily congested city streets make the likelihood of an accident far more likely. A professional shipping services, hires employees with extensive knowledge on the bikes they transport and who know how to handle obstacles on the highway.
Pre Shipping Tips.
- Inspect the motorcycle for any damages.
- Meet the shipper on time- The shipper may have a few different stops throughout their route, so be sure to be early to avoid interrupting their scheduled pick up times.
- It is recommended to utilize enclosed shipping to transport a motorcycle because keeps the motorcycle protected against the elements, driving conditions and vandalism.
Other Shipping Options.
- Open Air Transportation.
- Door to Door Transportation.
- Terminal to Terminal Transportation.
- Crated Shipping.
Depending on the motorcycle, some companies require the customer to remove handlebars and mirrors as well as disconnect the battery and drain the fluids should they utilize crated shipping. Each method listed above is a safe and reliable option to transport a motorcycle to Aberdeen. To discuss a quote, contact the shipping company.
Transport Companies Closest to Aberdeen, SD.
Interstate Auto Transport
2626 24th Ave.
SW Fargo, ND 58103.
Mark Trnka Auto Transport
226 3rd St.
NE Mahnomen, MN 56557.
Van Dam Trucking
615 11th Ave.
N. Fargo, ND 58102.
Written By:Joe Webster
Joe 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 auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood.
With over 30 years experience in the industry, we've been helping people ship their vehicles, motorcycles, RV's, heavy equipment, household goods and more across the country or overseas without a hitch. Ask us anything.