Shipping Military Vehicles: Requirements & Discounts
Our military POV shipping services apply to PCS moves both within the United States and internationally, as well as Hawaii and Alaska. We have one of the largest fleets of transport carriers in the industry, including overseas shipping vessels, that operate year round in every part of the world. Discounts are available for all active and retired service members.
Cost & Time To Ship Your Military Vehicle Examples
|Shipping To/From||Cost||Distance||Estimated Time In Transit|
|New York, NY to Boston, MA||$195||216 mi||2-4 days|
|Dallas, TX to Memphis, TN||$563||463 mi||2-4 days|
|Denver, CO to Dallas, TX||$504||805 mi||3-5 days|
|Los Angeles, CA to Denver, CO||$510||1017 mi||4-6 days|
|Denver, CO to Columbus, OH||$663||1271 mi||4-6 days|
|Phoenix, AZ to Memphis, TN||$758||1430 mi||4-6 days|
|Detroit, MI to Las Vegas, NV||$1069||1999 mi||5-7 days|
|Seattle, WA to Memphis, TN||$1100||2303 mi||6-8 days|
|New York, NY to Phoenix, AZ||$1152||2421 mi||7-9 days|
|Miami, FL to Seattle, WA||$1199||3320 mi||7-9 days|
- *Prices and times are estimated. They can vary depending on the season and what type of vehicle you are shipping.
- *Call us today or fill out the form to get a free quote on discounted military shipments.
POV Transfer Requirements
- The vehicle must be owned or being leased by a member of the military or a dependent
- The auto must be self-propelled and legal on public highways
- If a leased vehicle, written consent for transport must be included from the third party
- Must have four wheels or more, with exceptions for mopeds and motorcycles
For active duty military and veterans, we offer discounts on military car shipping. Regardless of your current location or where you need a vehicle moved, we offer a price break to all active duty and retired military personnel. Our discounts apply to all branches of the armed forces: Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force & Coast Guard.
Our Military Reviews from Veterans
"Your Military POV shipping services to Hawaii were both punctual and precise. The employees were friendly and professional. Thank you."
"Our family sedan arrived safely, along with my vintage motorcycle. We are more than satisfied with your service and will recommend it."
David K. Farnsworth
"My Lexus arrived in Germany ahead of schedule thanks to your capable staff and your international connections. I value your reliability and respect your efficiency. Thanks again!"
Forms Required For Military Auto Transport
The links below are for the official forms from the Defense Technical Information Center that you’ll need to complete before being able to have a company transport you auto, motorcycle or van.
*Please note: you will also need your military ID to pick up your vehicle at its destination point. For transporting a car to the U.S. from another country, Alaska or Hawaii (OCONUS to CONUS POV shipping), a valid U.S. street address will be needed for the vehicle to get through customs.
Have questions about military car transport? Call us today at 1-800-452-2880 and we’ll be happy to answer your questions! A-1 Auto Transport ships vehicles worldwide. You can also click here to get a free, no-obligation to buy price quote to ship your car.
Military Car Transport Resources
USA.gov - The official web portal for the U.S. government has a wealth of resources, including government services, agencies, and job prospects.
Military Base Guide - A list of Army, Navy, AIr Force and Marine bases around the United States. Search by name, location or military branch.
Shipping Your POV - An in depth guide on shipping your POV.
Related Information & FAQ
- How much does it cost to have a vehicle shipped overseas on a military base?
- Military Motorcycle Shipping
- Military Shipping Motorcycle to Germany
- Navy auto shipping
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.