Motorcycle shipping is a very widespread service and it is the fastest and most secure way to transport a vehicle outside of Nitro, West Virginia. It doesn’t take but a few minutes over the phone to set up a transport date.
While this is a flourishing industry, a representative can make shipping arrangements in no time at all, even if you have a million questions. You will need to provide honest information about the motorcycle you are trying to transport in order to get an accurate quote.
Different Ways to Transport a Motorcycle.
- Enclosed Transport.
- Open Air.
- Door to Door.
- Terminal to Terminal.
Document Details about Your Motorcycle before Transportation.
Before shipping your motorcycle, take the time to do a full inspection of the bike and document the information. Provide the motorcycle transport company with a copy of your report so that they can cross reference it with their report on the ship date. You will need to sign off on their inspection report, but you can add information to it as long as it is accurate.
The Importance of Finding the Right Company.
If you never had to transport your motorcycle before, you probably gained a lot of insight about the shipping process by doing a little research online and by contacting shipping services. Dependable shipping companies can be found online and will showcase the testimonials of their clients. If you come across an offer that sounds too good to be true, it more than likely is. However, always scour the websites’ of potential transporters and read the reviews left by past customers. Previous clients love to rate and review the companies they went through whenever they have an exceptional or even disastrous experience. Use these reviews to your advantage.
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.