Safe And Reliable Providence Car Shipping Services By A-1 Auto Transport
The capital city of Rhode Island and one of the oldest in the country, this city is part of the county by the same name. It is the third largest city in New England and is home to a metro population of just over 1.6 million people. There are eight hospitals located here as well as seven institutions of higher learning. It was once a manufacturing city but has since begun to brand itself as the “Creative Capital,” a nod to its renaissance in many different cultural areas of interest.
Cost & Time To Ship Your Car Examples
|Shipping To/From||Cost||Distance||Estimated Time In Transit|
|Providence to New York||$183||183 miles||1 - 2 days|
|Providence to Indianapolis||$672||896 miles||3 - 5 days|
|Providence to Kansas City||$828||1381 miles||4 - 6 days|
|Miami Beach to Providence||$880||1467 miles||4 - 6 days|
|San Antonio to Providence||$1005||2010 miles||6 - 8 days|
|Phoenix to Providence||$1037||2594 miles||7 - 9 days|
|Providence to Albuquerque||$1089||2179 miles||6 - 8 days|
|Providence to Los Angeles||$1186||2966 miles||7 - 9 days|
*Prices and times are estimated. They can vary depending on the season and what type of vehicle you are shipping.
Car Shipping Companies Near Me
Looking for auto transport companies near you in Providence? Though it is the capital of the smallest state in the country, Providence is home to two major academic institutions: Brown and the Rhode Island School of Design. This city of almost 180,000 has a distinctly New England vibe, picturesque and classic. Too many attractions to name are within driving distance of Providence, so look through our directory to find an auto transport company that can deliver your car to you. That way, you’ll be sure to enjoy all that Providence and its neighbors have to offer.
Using Providence Vehicle Transport Companies
Planning a shipment to Providence, then there are a few things you need to know:
- Remove special ornaments and accessories from the vehicle: It may be stuff that comes off incidentally due to the rustling of the vehicle during shipping. Take it off yourself so nothing breaks.
- Some companies will ask you to make full payment in advance of shipping: This is fine because it’s policy for some companies, but make sure the payment is refundable and make sure that you can get your money back if need be without incurring a fee. Also, never do this without a signed contract for services.
- Read the fine print: There can sometimes be hidden fees in there.
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Long Distance Auto Transport to/from Providence
Most long distance auto shipments are done with an open carrier. You can choose whether the carrier will come directly to your home to pick up the car or if you’d like to send it to a terminal. The first option is more convenient, while the latter is cheaper. You can also ask for your car to be placed on the upper row of the trailer for a bit of extra security, though the fee is higher.
If you want the best protection for your car, then our enclosed carriers are ideal. Not only will your vehicle be covered throughout the trip, but it will also arrive faster. Less time on the road means less time during which something may happen. This service is especially valuable if you own an expensive vehicle.
Shipping Luxury and Classic Cars in Providence
When transporting valuable property, like a luxury or classic car, it’s very important you can recover your losses in case something happens. If you try to drive your car to Providence and have an accident, you’ll have to rely on your own insurance, which may or may not work and will definitely cause your next payments to skyrocket.
However, if an auto transport company does the shipping, all the responsibility falls on their shoulders. In case of an accident, they are liable because the car is in their care. Because of this, most auto transport companies prepare a separate insurance policy with which you can recover your losses if something happens. They also take extreme care of each and every car to make sure nothing goes wrong.
You’ll be much safer in the hands of a shipper than trying to do it all on your own. You’ll also save a lot of time and possibly money by doing so.
Special Discounts in Providence
Shipping a vehicle as a student can be done without unnecessary planning or wasted time. By using our services, you’ll not only save time, but also money thanks to our well priced services and special discounts.
Besides our student discount, we’ve also prepared special offers for seniors. If you've retired and wish to change your location, you can bring your car with you for much less than the market price.
Other price reductions are given to military personnel, to those shipping 2 or more vehicles at a time, to first time shippers, etc. Call our office directly to see which discounts you can take advantage of.
International Shipping to/from Providence
A1 auto transport recommends using an enclosed carrier when shipping internationally. It’s safer than open ones due to it covering the cars inside, and the price is similar, since most times, cars are shipped abroad individually. Rarely do we receive requests towards a city with a high number of people moving in from the US, especially at the same time.
If cost effectiveness is a concern, our company has many ways of keeping the price down, including several discounts and numerous terminals. We take on express deliveries and can ship on short notice as well. If you’d like to discuss your options, call now.
Cheap Transportation Options in Providence
Cheap auto shipping services usually take the form of open carrier auto transportation. Trains aren't a viable option for nationwide moves due to them being limited to train tracks. Planes on the other hand are very fast, safe, but equally expensive. This is why people opt for carriers and ships in most auto transport projects.
If you want the cheapest open carrier options available, these are terminal to terminal moves and using the lower row of the truck. Terminals are places where you can drop off your car, so our carrier can take it.
The advantage lies in us being able to pick up most of our cars from 1 location. Afterwards, we can deliver multiple vehicles at a time to terminals from where clients can pick them up. By opting for this method, you as the client will have to pay far less for our services.
Providence Auto Transport Companies Directory
This transport company is in the heart of Providence and provides transport around the country, including in the immediate area. The company has been operating in this city for more than a decade and is well known for the quality of transport it provides to those that utilize its services. It is one of the more affordable options for transport.
127 Washington St
Situated across the state border into Massachusetts, Joel’s is a locally-owned option that transport vehicles of all types. The company can move via open air tractor-trailer transport as well as the more enclosed container option. Joel’s has a customer-service intensive focus in working with people on transport options, which makes for quite a bit of repeat business for this company.
498 Bedford St
East Bridgewater, MA
Located in the heart of Boston, this is a large company that services the Providence area as well. The company is established and has quite a bit of experience in the auto transport realm. Boston Auto Transport enjoys a good reputation in the industry and has great online reviews as well.
60 State St
New England Auto Transport
New England Auto Transport is in Braintree, which is a small area over the state border into Massachusetts. However, the company is well ingrained in the auto transport industry and provides a wide range of transport options for clients. The company offers all of the latest cutting edge technology including GPS tracking in real time for those clients that are interested in tracking their vehicle during the entire transport process.
65 Sherbrooke Ave
JT Auto Transport
Situated in Weymouth, this is another smaller company that offers big city services and small town pricing. Affordability is a key component of this transport company’s marketing plan and it focuses heavily on quality in transport. The locally-owned approach has people on the ground in the region that offer innate local knowledge that helps for people transporting to the Providence region.
200 Burkhall St #804
United Road Services: Davisville
This large national company has got a wide enough range of options to transport just about anything to anywhere in the world. Perhaps the best part about this reach is that it doesn’t come with the high price tag that one might expect from a national company with such far-reach in terms of services. The company’s logistical system is also second to none, assuring customers that their transport orders will go off without a hitch.
40 Thompson Rd
North Kingstown, RI
Rob’s Auto Transport is situated about a half hour from the heart of Providence in East Wareham. The company provides enclosed shipping as well as an open air option for those individuals looking for some of the most simple options for transport.
225 Glen Charlie Rd
East Wareham, MA
Other Providence Resources
Providence Wikipedia Page - everything you need to know about the city of Providence.
Brown University - Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island and founded in 1764, Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States.
Providence On Craigslist - local classifieds and forums for jobs, housing, for sale, personals, services, local community, and events.
Providence includes ZIP codes
02901, 02902, 02903, 02904, 02905, 02906, 02907, 02908, 02909, 02910, 02911, 02912, 02914, 02918, 02919, 02940.
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.