Safe And Reliable Ames Car Shipping Services By A-1 Auto Transport
Just 30 minutes away from the city of Des Moines, Ames is located in Story County and has a population of close to 60,000 residents. It is the largest city in the county and is home to Iowa State University of Science and Technology.
The USDA also has its Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service center here as well as the National Animal Disease location. It is also the headquartered location for the state’s Department of Transportation hub. The Iowa-Nevada state line is located just 10 minutes from the city and it was ranked number nine on CNN Money’s best places to live list. Much of the area in and around Ames consists of large swaths of farmland, which is characteristic of much of the landscape of Iowa.
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Cost & Time To Ship Your Car Examples
|Shipping To/From||Cost||Distance||Estimated Time In Transit|
|Ames to Chicago||$348||348 miles||2 - 4 days|
|Ames to Memphis||$483||644 miles||3 - 5 days|
|Ames to Denver||$528||705 miles||3 - 5 days|
|Philadelphia to Ames||$654||1091 miles||4 - 6 days|
|Ames to New York||$677||1129 miles||4 - 6 days|
|Boston to Ames||$789||1316 miles||4 - 6 days|
|Las Vegas to Ames||$870||1451 miles||4 - 6 days|
|San Diego to Ames||$1068||1780 miles||5 - 7 days|
*Prices and times are estimated. They can vary depending on the season and what type of vehicle you are shipping.
Using Ames Vehicle Transport Companies
When you are looking to book Ames car transport services, keep a few key tips in mind:
- Remove all personal effects from the vehicle: Not only can these items move around and cause extensive damage during the transport process, but also the transport company is not responsible for any losses under the company’s insurance policy.
- Research the nearest depot: If you are opting to pick up your vehicle from the transport depot, look up the address of the one nearest to you before transport. This way you aren’t left scrambling to find it when it is time to pick up your vehicle.
- Schedule delivery of the vehicle during the day: This gives you plenty of light in which you are able to use to make sure there are no dents or scratches on your vehicle that weren’t there before transport.
For more information, visit the City of Ames website.
Ames Auto Transport Companies Directory
Cj's Westend Auto Transport
This transport company is nearby Ames and offers a wide range of options.
117 Southwest Sharmin Drive
Other Ames Resources
Ames Wikipedia Page - everything you need to know about the city of Ames.
Iowa State University- Iowa State is an international university with a friendly welcoming personality. Students from all 50 states and more than 100 countries come to Ames, Iowa, to choose from 100 majors, study with world-class scholars and hone their leadership skills in 800-plus student organizations. Iowa State offers a great environment where students can enjoy reaching their potential and discovering their passions.
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Ames includes ZIP codes
50010, 50011, 50012, 50013, 50014, 51108.
Services And Information
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.