How Much Does It Cost to Move Overseas?

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How Much Does It Cost to Move Overseas?

How Much Does It Cost to Move Overseas?

Moving to another nation from the U.S. is a huge undertaking and it requires a lot of attention. Aside from finding a mover that offers international moving services, you’ll have to appease Customs and gain import approval for all the stuff you plan on shipping over. The process of moving to another nation can take months to successfully complete. Not only are you probably overwhelmed by all the responsibility you face, but you’re probably worried about the cost of the relocation too. However, with such a high demand for international moving services, it isn’t hard to find reliable overseas movers with affordable service rates.

How Much Does It Cost to Move Overseas?

The cost of moving out of the U.S. to another country is dependent on several things. From the moving services you choose to take advantage of to the current costs of fuel and the weight of your belongings, there is a lot that must be considered before an accurate price can be given. You will find that most movers offer online calculators and over the phone quotes to give those that are interested in moving services a better idea of what their total moving service costs may be. As you’re searching for the right international mover, these tools will make it easier to compare each mover.

A-1 Auto Transport can help you move your household goods nationwide. Call 888-509-3213 to get a free, no obligation to buy price quote on interstate moving services.

About the Costs of Moving Internationally

After providing your personal information, the addresses of each location, the moving services you desire, and a few other details to the moving company, their customer service reps will then have information they need to calculate an honest total for your international relocation. The weight of your belongings is perhaps one of the biggest factors. To get the weight of your stuff, the mover will decide what truck to use based on information you gave them or after assessing your current home in person. After they know what truck to use, they can begin finding out the weight. Once your stuff is loaded on the truck they’ll weigh it again to get the gross weight. Once they subtract the gross weight from the weight of the truck, the movers will have the net weight. The net weight is the exact weight of all your possessions.

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.

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.

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