Safe And Reliable Amarillo Car Shipping Services By A-1 Auto Transport
The Amarillo metro area has more than 200,000 residents, making it the largest city and in the Texas Panhandle. Amarillo is the largest city in the Texas Panhandle and the metro area claims more than 200,000 residents. The City of Amarillo, in Potter County, experienced early population growth as a result of its location on the Fort Worth Denver Railway’s main line that operated in Northern Texas for more than 100 years. Along Route 66 in Amarillo is one of the local attractions: the Cadillac Ranch. Depending on who you ask, it’s either a tribute to a classic American car, an automotive graveyard or the brainchild of an eccentric Texas millionaire.
Cost & Time To Ship Your Car Examples
|Shipping To/From||Cost||Distance||Estimated Time In Transit|
|Amarillo to Oklahoma City||$257||257 miles||2 - 4 days|
|Amarillo to San Antonio||$381||508 miles||2 - 4 days|
|Amarillo to Kansas City||$417||557 miles||2 - 4 days|
|Minneapolis to Amarillo||$744||992 miles||3 - 5 days|
|San Francisco to Amarillo||$822||1371 miles||4 - 6 days|
|Washington, D.C. to Amarillo||$958||1598 miles||5 - 7 days|
|Portland to Amarillo||$991||1652 miles||5 - 7 days|
|Amarillo to New York||$1024||1707 miles||5 - 7 days|
*Prices and times are estimated. They can vary depending on the season and what type of vehicle you are shipping.
Car Shipping Companies Near Me
Looking for auto transport companies near you in Amarillo? Amarillo is a Texas panhandle city that preserves the traditional Texas cowboy vibe complemented by a series of mom and pop shops that give Amarillo much of its charm. When you think of Texas, it’s likely you’re picturing Amarillo. The best method of transportation is to drive around this centrally located canyon town in your own car, enjoying the famed local BBQ or commuting to one of Amarillo’s many jobs. Look through our directory to find the most cost effective company to ship your car to you in Amarillo.
Using Amarillo Vehicle Transport Companies
- Motorcycle Shipping - Shipping a motorcycle is not entirely different from transporting a car, but there are some points you should be aware of. For motorcycle transport, a process called creating is often used to protect the bike during the shipping process. A motorcycle shipping crate is designed specifically for long distance transport and is different than the manufacturer-designed crated. This is an important distinction--a transport crate for a motorbike should be made and fitted by a professional to ensure it’s properly protected.
- Removing Accessories - The basic rule of thumb when preparing a vehicle for transport is that if it can be removed, it should be. This includes any sort of removable external components such as antennas, mirrors, electronics and anything that adds to the dimensions of the vehicle. It’s also advised that non-permanent internal components be removed or stored prior to shipping to make sure they aren’t damaged during the course of transport over a long distance.
- Shipping Inoperable Vehicles - Standard auto transport requires that the vehicle is able to be driven or rolled onto the carrier and secured with a brake. If you need an inoperable vehicle shipped, additional fees typically apply and it should be noted at the time of your request since special equipment is required. In some cases, it’s a better idea to have the vehicle repaired before transport if possible, which is a decision you should discuss with the carrier before arranging for pickup.
For more information about businesses and services available locally, visit the official website for the City of Amarillo, Texas.
Long Distance Auto Transport to/from Amarillo
It’s important that your car is delivered as fast as possible to prevent complications. The longer the trip takes, the more likely it is for bad weather to damage it or for thieves to seek it.
To prevent such situations, our company’s trucks avoid dangerous areas and use the quickest routes available to reach their destinations. Because no extra mileage is added and the vehicle isn’t strained by driving it, auto transportation services are inherently much safer for cars than driving them across the country. However, in the unlikely event something does happen, our company has taken the necessary precautions to keep them safe.
Shipping Luxury and Classic Cars in Amarillo
New car owners call us daily to bring their cars from their current locations to the city they live in. A1 auto transport is definitely up for the task, regardless of how valuable or old the car is.
If you want the best service, we recommend asking for an enclosed carrier. Such trucks offer superior protection and generally move faster, meaning you’ll get to see your car a few days in advance. Less time on the road also reduces the chances of an accident happening or of a thief eyeing your property.
Special Discounts in Amarillo
Are you working in the military and would like to move a POV? At A1 auto transport, you'll receive a discount every single time you do so.
Our price reductions apply to students and seniors too. If you're one of the many people migrating towards warmer areas during winter, we recommend checking out our Snowbirds discount.
You may also enjoy programming your shipment during a period when our seasonal deals are available. Combined with a first timer or a multi-car discount, you’ll be able to make significant savings.
International Shipping to/from Amarillo
Most clients move from one part of the United States to another. Because of this, international shipments cannot be handled as easily and/or with an open carrier. If the vehicle must cross the ocean, then it may be possible to reduce your costs by using an open carrier to take it to the port. However, if you’re moving to Canada, then an enclosed truck may be a better option.
Your situation can be analyzed at length with our staff. Together, we will reach a solution you find satisfactory. Our staff wishes to help however they can.
To make things easier, please ensure you can provide all the data we might need, such as your car’s model, the exact location you are going to, from where you want us to pick up your vehicle, etc.
Cheap Transportation Options in Amarillo
One of the key ways in which A1 auto transport reduces your auto shipping costs is through the carriers and ships we employ. Our carriers are not only modern and maintained regularly, but they also don't require much fuel while carrying up to 12 automobiles at a time. This reduces our expenditure for each trip, so we can lower your price in return.
The ships we work with are long time partners who've proven themselves time and time again. We can arrange a plane for your car too, but the price isn't worth it. Over an ocean, cars can be transport within a container or with the Roll on Roll off method. It's best you use this second method if you want to transport your car with a ship, since it's faster, less complicated, and cheaper.
Amarillo Auto Transport Company Directory
Acme Car Shipping
A licensed and bonded auto shipper out of Lewisville, Acme Car Shipping has nationwide transport services for any type of vehicle. The have open and enclosed auto carriers available and also offer door-to-door vehicle shipping.
896 N. Mill St.
Lewisville, TX 75057
Lone Star Car Transportation
Lone Starships vehicles from coast to coast and specializes in dealer and auction auto transport, transport for online auctions, corporate vehicle relocation and manufacturer distribution. They also transport cars, trucks, and motorcycles for private owners and will ship inoperable vehicles as well.
4525 N. 1st St.
Abilene, TX 79603
Car Shipping America
Car Shipping America is based out of Fort Worth and ships everything from cars and trucks to boats and RVs. They offer both open and enclosed auto shipping options and can also transport oversize trucks, heavy machinery, and construction equipment.
7108 San Francisco Trail
Fort Worth, TX 76131
Amarillo Auto Resources
Amarillo Auto Services & Repair - A list of local auto repair shops and services that are accredited with the Better Business Bureau of the Texas Panhandle. There are also listings for specialists and related auto services in the area.
Panhandle Council of Car Clubs - A car club that meets monthly in Amarillo, the Panhandle Council of Car Clubs was started in 1981 as a means for getting car clubs in the Panhandle to join in local charity events. They have helped raise more than $1 million for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Amarillo includes ZIP codes
79101, 79102, 79103, 79104, 79105, 79106, 79107, 79108, 79109, 79110, 79111, 79114, 79116, 79117, 79118, 79119, 79120, 79121, 79124, 79159, 79166, 79168, 79172, 79174, 79178, 79185, 79189.
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.