To transport a motorcycle elsewhere in the nation from Laconia, the future shipper will need to hire a reliable transport company near the area.
Past customers of such companies will often leave reviews online for future customers to see. This can help you greatly when you are looking for a trusted transport company for your bike. Their reputation should be positive and consistent.
The safety and timely arrival of the motorcycle highly depends on the company you chose to hire for the chore. Many long running transport companies offer insurance coverage and tracking services free of charge. This is to assure you that the vehicle is in capable hands.
What Method of Motorcycle Transport Should I Take Advantage Of?
Depending on what company you go through, there will be several options. It truly depends on your budget and the preference you have in regards to the bike’s safety. As you can see, the popular methods of motorcycle transport are listed below.
- Enclosed Transport.
- Crated Transport.
- Open Air Transport.
With the variety of different methods, consider the distance of travel the bike will be making. Take weather and the value of the motorcycle into consideration as well. If the bike is only traveling a couple hundred miles or so, open air shipping might work just fine if the weather is favorable. Otherwise shipping the bike in a container, as done with enclosed or crated shipping methods might be best.
Ask the company if they offer insurance during the transport. If they do, and most will, take advantage of it. It will add that extra bit of protection to help you feel more secure about the transport.
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.