If you are interested in shipping your vehicle to Oman, the first thing you should do is collect quotes from at least three reputable companies.
If you do not do your research, you might fall victim to a scam company. Make sure to write down all of your questions before making contact.
After you do some research about auto transport, make sure to keep all of your findings in a folder so you can refer back to that information. If the agent you speak with over the phone does not sound well-informed about how the shipping process works, move on to the next company. If you live near the shipping company, take a ride by their location and speak to them in person.
Questions to Ask.
- Do you offer full coverage?
- What are my shipping options?
- Do you offer satellite tracking?
- Do you offer a free no-obligation quote?
- What is included in your quote?
- Why are you the best option?
How Long Does International Auto Shipping Take?
The shipping process can take up to two weeks depending on where you are shipping too. In order to avoid delays, make sure you have all the proper paperwork in order. Without the right documentation, customs will not release the vehicle. Below, is a list of documents you should have. The Embassy of Oman can provide you with more info.
- Proof of Insurance.
- License and Passport.
- Original Bill of Sale.
- Title and Registration.
Is Shipping an Automobile Overseas Safe?
Time and time again the shipping solutions provided by reputable shipping companies prove to have a high success rate. Even though it is a rare occurrence, accidents to occur. Whether it is due to the negligence of another shipper or a mistake made by the shipping company, you can rest assured any damages to your vehicle will be completely covered.
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.