Delivering a motorcycle doesn’t have to be a tricky attempt. There are reliable transport services available that can provide the best shipping solutions and get a bike delivered outside of Fredrick for a low cost.
One thing customer might want to know about, is their shipping options. There are a few popular ways that people can go about getting their bike shipped safely outside of the city or state.
Transport Methods Explained.
Enclosed transport is probably the most utilized method of shipping a motorcycle. So many people use this shipping option because it provides four walls of protection against outside hazards. This is especially helpful over long distances and during cold winter months in Fredrick, Maryland. Popularity doesn’t necessarily mean it is expensive there are many transportation companies that offer great deals for the most secure shipping methods.
Open air transport is the cheapest method, yet it isn’t always the most practical. The bike could quite possibly get damaged if road or weather circumstances aren’t favorable. However, the insurance coverage is always there for protection.
The crated shipping method is also available. This adds four walls of protection just like enclosed shipping but in a much smaller container. In fact, the container is usually just big enough for the bike. Sometimes, the handlebars may even need to be removed in order for it to fit properly.
Some companies will offer door to door services, where they come and pick the bike up and then drop it off wherever it is needed. Terminal to terminal services tend to be cheaper, but the motorcycle owner will need to drop off the bike at a terminal and pick it up at another terminal in the city. Another feature that many reliable transport companies will offer includes an insurance package for the motorcycle’s shipping process.
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.