Car Shipping to Europe Price
Hiring an experienced and longstanding overseas car shipping company is the easiest, safest and most affordable way to ship a car to Europe. Luckily, there are many great and reliable auto transport companies throughout the United States that have been shipping automobiles and other motorized vehicles to other countries for decades. Find the right company with the greatest rates by conducting some online research.
Always call in to gather estimates for international shipping services. You can always get a indirect figure when you use an online quote calculator, but calling in gets you a more honest quote. At the time of collecting quotes, you may also ask about discounts, promotions and sales that you might have the ability to take advantage of. Students, seniors and military personnel often qualify for these price cuts.
Calculating the Cost of Overseas Car Shipping Services
The cost of shipping your vehicle internationally is determined by several details. Most overseas car shipping companies come up with an estimate based on the same criteria.
- The vehicles make and model.
- The car’s age and weight.
- The distance between the pickup and drop off.
- All services and features chosen for the car’s process of international delivery.
- The cost of fuel and other shipping resources at the time of the transport.
- The time of year or season might affect the price of delivery, depending on the type of transport.
After the above information is gathered along with all other relevant details, the price for your car shipping services to Europe is added up accordingly.
Advantages of Hiring an International Car Shipping Company
- They are cost efficient and often cheaper than alternative options
- They have the proper shipping equipment, technology and tools
- They’ll protect the car’s value through their insurance policy
- They provide faster, safer delivery
- You’ll have the time to focus on other matters involving your relocation
- They are familiar with international import laws
- They are aware of all European seaports and shipping terminals
Months ahead of time, start searching for the right transporter. Once you find one you’d like to buy shipping services through, start preparing your car and all the documents needed for the transport.
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.