Shipping Cars To Or From Tulsa Port Of Catoosa
The Tulsa Port of Catoosa, in Oklahoma, is an inland port on the banks of the Verdigris River. Inside Tulsa City, the port is part of the McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River System. The port accommodates barges carrying weights of up to 1,500 tons. It connects the state of Tulsa city and the entire Oklahoma State to the Atlantic via the Mississippi River. It is a designated Foreign Trade Zone, where manufactured goods and agricultural commodities in the region of 2.7 million tons ship through every year. The port has terminals for dry bulk goods, break-bulk goods, project cargo, and liquid cargo.
Cost & Time To Ship Your Car Examples
|Shipping To/From||Cost||Distance||Estimated Time In Transit|
|Catoosa to New York||$414||414 miles||2 - 4 days|
|Baton Rouge to Catoosa||$441||589 miles||2 - 4 days|
|Catoosa to Chicago||$506||675 miles||3 - 5 days|
|Colorado Springs to Catoosa||$518||691 miles||3 - 5 days|
|Catoosa to Charlotte||$613||1023 miles||4 - 6 days|
|San Diego to Catoosa||$859||1432 miles||4 - 6 days|
|Catoosa to Los Angeles||$868||1447 miles||4 - 6 days|
|Helena to Catoosa||$892||1488 miles||4 - 6 days|
*Prices and times are estimated. They can vary depending on the season and what type of vehicle you are shipping.
Car shipping at Tulsa Port of Catoosa
Shipping of cars to or from Tulsa Port of Catoosa is possible considering it is connected to the Atlantic via waterway systems. However, the McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River System was designed for barges. Cars are shipped in container ships and RORO vessels – both of which cannot navigate to this port. A possible option is unloading the cars from a ship onto a barge and transporting the cars to the port. Unfortunately, although this option is economical in terms of fuel, it is slow – too slow that auto transport companies do not use the port either as an entry or exit point for cars.
For international car shipping in Tulsa City and the entire state of Oklahoma, car shippers transport cars overland to nearby seaports such the Port of Houston, Port of Beaumont, and Port of New Orleans. These ports have more efficient vehicle processing facilities, which the Tulsa Port of Catoosa lacks.
Domestic car shipping in Tulsa Port of Catoosa
Auto transport companies, such as A-1 Auto Transport, do shipping of cars to or from Tulsa Port of Catoosa. The city is quite populated, and for that reason, there is high demand for car shipping services by residents, auto dealers, and vehicle manufacturers. We have shipping routes from major cities nationwide to Tulsa. We provide door-to-door pickup and delivery service in the Tulsa Port of Catoosa area. Most of our customers in that area are industries as the port is connected to a large industrial park, which houses over 70 companies.
The vehicles we ship to or from Tulsa Port of Catoosa include;
- Standard cars (sedans, SUVs, coupes, and hybrids)
- All sizes of trucks including pickup trucks
- Vans and buses
- Recreational vehicles
- Watercrafts for both industrial and recreational use in the Mississippi River System
Project cargo shipping at Tulsa Port of Catoosa
The port has a low water wharf Roll-on/Roll-off (RORO) dock for handling project cargo. This is basically oversized equipment or vehicles. The dock is embedded to railroad tracks and heavy equipment carrier trucks can also access the dock. These project cargoes are loaded into barges and transported to other inland ports along the inland waterway systems. Such cargo can also be transported overseas. The barges sail to the Port of Houston or port of New Orleans where it is transferred to ocean-going vessels. We transport heavy equipment and project cargo overland on our trucks to and from the port.
If you need shipping cars to or from Tulsa Port of Catoosa and other related services such as transporting heavy equipment, we are the transport company you are looking for. We offer free quotes through our online rate calculator. For more details call us today.
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.
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