Shipping Cars To Or From Port Of Escanaba
The port of Escanaba is a natural harbor that is used for various commercial services. Although small in size, the port plays its part in contributing to the economy of Michigan. It is located on the Saint Lawrence Seaway which is part of the Great lakes. The seaport is in a great location, making it accessible to vessels from within the US and globally. Some shipping companies that seek personalized services prefer smaller harbors like Escanaba. We at A-1 Auto Transport see its potential and regularly export and import from here. We offer international shipping services for ATVs, boats, SUVs, sedans, and luxury vehicles.
Cost & Time To Ship Your Car Examples
|Shipping To/From||Cost||Distance||Estimated Time In Transit|
|Port Of Escanaba to Detroit||$434||434 miles||2 - 4 days|
|Port Of Escanaba to Nashville||$594||792 miles||3 - 5 days|
|Port Of Escanaba to New York||$619||1032 miles||4 - 6 days|
|Boston to Port Of Escanaba||$655||1093 miles||4 - 6 days|
|Houston to Port Of Escanaba||$837||1396 miles||4 - 6 days|
|Albuquerque to Port Of Escanaba||$913||1522 miles||5 - 7 days|
|Port Of Escanaba to Seattle||$1009||2019 miles||6 - 8 days|
|Port Of Escanaba to Las Vegas||$1172||1954 miles||5 - 7 days|
*Prices and times are estimated. They can vary depending on the season and what type of vehicle you are shipping.
Why you need to ship from the Port of Escanaba?
Shipping cars to or from port of Escanaba, Michiganis made easy because of the state of the art facilities at the harbor. Its modern structures actually rival those of neighboring towns making it a favorite of shipping companies. It is a busy port that serves cities beyond Escanaba that are in need professional port services. Some of the cities that are served by the port include Howard, Marquette, Land O Lakes, and Bellevue among others. These cities are situated at least 118 miles from the harbor but some are much nearer.
The Port of Escanaba borders the Lake Michigan waterway allowing ships of different sizes to dock at the harbor. Ships that are over five hundred feet in length can comfortably dock at the port without the risk of running aground. The berthing space at the port is also deep enough for ships to move close enough to the shore for unloading or loading of cargo. Deep waters at harbors are always ideal for shipping cars to or from port of Escanaba.
A-1 Auto Transport often ships large vehicles such as SUVs through the port with no hassle. Majority of our exports and imports at the harbor are incident-free regardless of the number of vehicles we move at any given time.
Technologically-advanced equipment is a common feature at the Port of Escanaba. The use of these modern machinery and equipment, e.g. cranes and tracking systems, makes the shipping process much easier. Our in-depth knowledge of shipping systems reduces the time taken in clearing and offloading vehicles from various vessels at the port. Clients waiting for their vehicles from the sea port can easily monitor the activities of our staff through satellite tracking. The tracking system is often activated as soon as the car carrier leaves the port for its destination.
Transport options at the Port of Escanaba
Shipping cars to or from port of Escanaba, Michigan can be done in a number of ways depending on your budget and personal preference. Shipping a vehicle is ideally done using RoRo or container transportation. Container shipping is ideal for bigger and expensive vehicles that can be easily damaged. Alternatively, RORO shipping is cheaper although it carries increased risk of damage when traveling over long distances. When it comes to delivery, vehicle owners can choose to have their cars delivered to their doorsteps or at the nearest terminal.
Looking for professional shipping companies in Escanaba, Michigan? Contact us to get the best transport services for your vehicle.
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.