Safe And Reliable Nome Car Shipping Services By A-1 Auto Transport
The aptly named Nome is a smaller town on the Seward Peninsula of this northernmost state. It is off of the tumultuous Bering Sea and has just under 4,000 people that call this place home. It was only incorporated in 1901 and was, at one time, the most populated city in the state of Alaska.
Cost & Time To Ship Your Car Examples
|Shipping To/From||Cost||Distance||Estimated Time In Transit|
|Nome to Fairbanks||$630||840 miles||3 - 5 days|
|Nome to Portland||$1039||2079 miles||6 - 8 days|
|Nome to San Diego||$1194||2987 miles||7 - 12 days|
|Phoenix to Nome||$1234||3085 miles||7 - 12 days|
|Chicago to Nome||$1325||3313 miles||7 - 12 days|
|Dallas to Nome||$1428||3571 miles||7 - 12 days|
|Nome to New York||$1507||3769 miles||7 - 12 days|
*Prices and times are estimated. They can vary depending on the season and what type of vehicle you are shipping.
The town lays claim to the world’s largest gold pan, though this has never been an official designation and is disputed by a town in Canada. The town has its own airport with two runways for easier access to the region, as well as a seaport that is utilized daily by freighters and cruise lines looking to tour the area.
This area is not for the faint of heart, as the town is surrounded by a great deal of backcountry and the Bering Sea waters are among the roughest in the world. The recreational opportunities here are for the hearty that are accustomed to being outdoors in Alaska’s often unpredictable conditions. The local roads in Nome all lead to a river of some sort, be it the Teller River, the Council River or the Kougarok River. However, it should be noted that most people don’t use the road systems during the winter months.
Using Nome Vehicle Transport Companies
When you are looking to book Nome car transport services, keep a few key tips in mind:
- Find the nearest auto transport depot: Perhaps your car cannot be delivered to you at your home for various reasons. Find the depot nearest to you to ensure that you can get to your car in a timely fashion.
- Confirm your address ahead of transport: The last thing you want is for the shipping company to deliver your vehicle to the wrong place. Avoid such a mishap by confirming your address with the shipping company ahead of time and looking it over on all associated paperwork to ensure it is correct on all forms and contracts.
- Make sure your vehicle has the proper clearance: In most instances, your vehicle must have at least four inches of ground clearance in order to properly load and unload your vehicle. If your vehicle is lower than those specifications, then work with your shipping company in order to ensure that your vehicle can be properly loaded and unloaded upon transport.
For more information on this Arctic locale, visit the City of Nome website.
Other Nome Resources
Nome Wikipedia Page - everything you need to know about the city of Nome.
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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.
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