Motorcycle shipping is a useful service that many buy to get a motorcycle delivered at a low cost. Whether you are buying or selling a bike, hiring a company makes the shipping process much less stressful.
For peace of mind, only the most durable, highest quality tools are used to ship the motorcycles. Of course, this is dependent on the transport company you decide to hire.
What to Look for In a Motorcycle Transport Company.
- Make sure the agent over the phone is knowledgeable about the shipping process.
- Reputable shipping services offer multiple forms of transport.
- If the company does not specialize in hauling motorcycles, move on to another company.
- Hiring a company that cannot be found online is not recommended.
- Reputable motorcycle shipping companies offer full-coverage for their customers.
What Are The Shipping Options?
Enclosed shipping is considered to be the most reliable way to transport a motorcycle out of Junction City but it is also the most expensive. You can save some money by selecting open air transport. This is also very safe and it is the most common way to ship your motorcycle.
Contact a trusted shipping company to discuss what option best suits your budget. Another thing to know about motorcycle transport is that they make delivery convenient as well. You can have a trailer come straight to your house and have your bike delivered directly to its destination. This is often called door to door delivery.
Prepare the Motorcycle.
To have a positive experience, make sure that you have a mechanic inspect your motorcycle for leaks. Leaks, loose objects, and other personal property can cause damages to not only your bike but another shipper’s bike as well. Even if you are shipping locally, make sure to take care of anything that could cost you more in fees.
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.