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The sixth largest city in the state, Dayton is located in Montgomery County. There are almost 150,000 residents living here, with almost 800,000 living in the direct metro area. It is part of the Springfield-Greenville metro area. It is in the Miami valley of the state and is north of the Cincinnati metro area. Dayton has a unique central positioning in the state, which makes it a hotspot for manufacturing and industry. There is also a large aeronautical industry here and quite a bit of technology sectors found in the city. With the decline of the traditional manufacturing industry, Dayton is home to a large service economy; there is even a large legal and insurance industry here. Healthcare is also a large part of the local economy with the local economic impact of this industry crossing into the billions. Dayton is actually known as one of the top cities in the country for healthcare.

It also has a storied aviation history and is home to a national Air Force museum. There are an abnormally large number of inventors hailing from this area as well. In fact, the Wright Brothers invention that led to flight happened here. Moreover, Site Selection choose Dayton as the top metro area for its size in the country for its economy, a honor that was bestowed on the city for several years consecutively. It is also well known as one of the top places in the country for recent college graduates to find work, which is a major draw considering the state of the economy around the U.S. for the last several years. In part, this is because of the diverse industries found here in this area of the state and in this region of the country.

Cost & Time To Ship Your Car Examples

Shipping To/FromCostDistanceEstimated Time
In Transit
Dayton to Washington, D.C.$472472 miles2 – 4 days
Dayton to Jacksonville$636848 miles3 – 5 days
Dayton to Oklahoma City$642856 miles3 – 5 days
New Orleans to Dayton$643858 miles3 – 5 days
Miami Beach to Dayton$7061178 miles4 – 6 days
Dayton to San Antonio$7561260 miles4 – 6 days
Dayton to Salt Lake City$9921654 miles5 – 7 days
Dayton to San Francisco$11922384 miles6 – 8 days

*Prices and times are estimated. They can vary depending on the season and what type of vehicle you are shipping.

Using Dayton Vehicle Transport Companies

Prior to booking transport to or from Dayton, consider:

  • Do some research on your chosen company: So you’ve decided on a particular company; now comes the real work, which is finding out everything that said the company has to offer. Do a little online research to be sure that you do, in fact, want to work with the company.
  • Be wary of companies that can’t provide any references: This is key because it is the only way that you really know that you know how well a company performs is to find out from the people that have booked before you.
  • Book at least seven days ahead of time: Most companies require this lead time to move your vehicle, though some will go ahead and do it for you anyway, but not all can deal with last minute orders. To be safe, seven days is industry-standard for booking.

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Dayton Auto Transport Companies Directory

Taylor Auto Transport

This is the only transport company directly in Dayton; in fact, it is the only one in a wide swatch of geographical location in this part of Ohio, which gets it quite a bit of business. Customers looking to book with Taylor would do well to do so well in advance to ensure booking.

3523 E 3rd St

Dayton, OH ‎

937-470-1080 ‎

Other Dayton Resources

Dayton Wikipedia Page – everything you need to know about the city of Dayton.

University Of Dayton– The University of Dayton is a top-tier Catholic university with offerings from the undergraduate to the doctoral levels. We are a diverse community committed, in the Marianist tradition, to educating the whole person and to linking learning and scholarship with leadership and service.

Dayton On Craigslist – local classifieds and forums for jobs, housing, for sale, personals, services, local community, and events.

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Joe Webster

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.

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