Shipping Cars To Or From Port Of Fairport Harbor, Ohio
The Port of Fairport, Ohio is a natural harbor located at the entrance of Grand River where it connects to Lake Erie. It neighbors the Port of Toledo on the east and the Port of Erie to the South west. The harbor also plays host to two lighthouses namely Fairport Harbor West Breakwater Light and Grand River (Fairport Harbor) Light. A-1 Auto transport ships motorcycles, RVs, SUVs, ATV and boats from the port to local and international destinations.
Cost & Time To Ship Your Car Examples
|Shipping To/From||Cost||Distance||Estimated Time In Transit|
|Fairport Harbor to Detroit||$200||200 miles||1 - 2 days|
|Fairport Harbor to New York||$457||457 miles||2 - 4 days|
|Fairport Harbor to Boston||$463||618 miles||3 - 5 days|
|Atlanta to Fairport Harbor||$554||739 miles||3 - 5 days|
|Miami to Fairport Harbor||$757||1262 miles||4 - 6 days|
|Houston to Fairport Harbor||$796||1327 miles||4 - 6 days|
|Fairport Harbor to Phoenix||$1022||2044 miles||6 - 8 days|
|Fairport Harbor to Portland||$1238||2477 miles||7 - 9 days|
*Prices and times are estimated. They can vary depending on the season and what type of vehicle you are shipping.
Why you should ship your car from Port of Fairport, Ohio
The Port of Fairport in Ohio is managed by a port authority which ensures that activities at the harbor run smoothly. Majority of the funds used to run the port are provided by the local government which also appoints some of the members on its board of directors. They also occasionally seek funding for infrastructure improvements on the port in order to improve its facilities.
Shipping vessels that bring in cargo from different parts of the world have an abundance of docks to use when arriving at the port. The docks which range at between twenty to forty feet in depth are connected to both water and electricity. Vehicle movers that often use the harbor are assured of a comfortable setting on arrival making their activities at the port hassle-free. Small vessels that arrive at Fairport Harbor are usually directed to Rutherford Landing Piers. The pier is ideal for such vessels because of its landing depth which is approximately four feet. In addition, the area is equipped with specialized equipment such as boat lifts that can handle loads of 14 tons or more.
Adequate storage space is available for those shipping cars to or from Port of Fairport Harbor, Ohio. Auto shippers can place vehicles in storage for pick up by owners or during winter months when transportation is limited. The storage areas are quite large making it possible to store many cars or large vehicles temporarily before shipping. However, some areas designated for storage are public while others are leased out to private individuals or companies. Shipping vessels owned by the state and federal government also use the port for transportation. It is common to find coast guard boats docking into the harbor for official duties or for storage.
Finally, shipping cars to or from Port of Fairport Harbor, Ohio can only be successful when you hire a reputable transport company. Fortunately, there are many that operate from Ohio making selection of the best one much easier. To get the best shipping company, ensure that they are licensed and bonded to avoid mishandling of your vehicle. It is also important that the staff moving the car have experience in moving vehicles both locally and overseas.
A-1 Auto transport is your best partner for shipping cars to or from Port of Fairport Harbor, Ohio. We have over two decades of experience in auto transport services within the US and abroad. Contact our sales team today to book any of our services.
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.