Safe And Reliable Rockford Car Shipping Services By A-1 Auto Transport
Located on the Rock River, Rockford is a mid-size city known as “The Forest City.” It is in Winnebago County and is home to more than 152,000 residents. It is the second largest city in the state and is located just outside of the Chicago metro area.
There are a number of recreational opportunities in this area, from a stint to the Lake-Peterson House, which is on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places, to a hike through Rock Cut State Park. The Anderson Japanese Gardens is the top ranked garden of its type in the country, while the Klehm Arboretum and Botanic Garden is another attraction that draws visitors to Rockford.
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Cost & Time To Ship Your Car Examples
|Shipping To/From||Cost||Distance||Estimated Time In Transit|
|Rockford to Indianapolis||$271||271 miles||2 – 4 days|
|Rockford to Minneapolis||$335||335 miles||2 – 4 days|
|Rockford to Washington, D.C.||$595||794 miles||3 – 5 days|
|New York to Rockford||$667||890 miles||3 – 5 days|
|Jacksonville to Rockford||$687||1146 miles||4 – 6 days|
|Albuquerque to Rockford||$802||1338 miles||4 – 6 days|
|Rockford to Las Vegas||$1020||1700 miles||5 – 7 days|
|Rockford to San Francisco||$1040||2081 miles||6 – 8 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 Rockford? Northwest of Chicago near Illinois’ Northern border, Rockford delights its 145,000 residents with a plethora of parks, gardens, museums, and exhibits. The cost of living in Rockford is significantly lower than the national average, so it’s no wonder so many denizens love calling the Rockford area home. A-1 Auto Transport can help you feel comfortable in Rockford by delivering your car to you there. Our directory lists all of the companies available to perform this service, so you can be certain that you’re receiving the best price.
Using Rockford Vehicle Transport Companies
When you are looking to book Rockford car transport services, keep a few key tips in mind:
- Book auto transport at least a month out: This gives you plenty of time to read over the contract, shop around for the best rate and just generally find a company with which you feel comfortable working.
- Bundle services when possible: The more you can bundle transport and/or moving services, the more money you may be able to save. For instance, if you are moving your car plus a boat, hiring one company to do both can equal savings for you on both orders.
- Ask about referral discounts: When you refer others to the company, you may be eligible for some money off of a future transport, which you will never know when you may need. Even if the company doesn’t promote such a program, there still may be an option to get such a discount.
Long Distance Auto Transport to/from Rockford
Thanks to modern technology, auto shipping companies can now transport any vehicle to any destination. Distance and location are no longer problems, since there are companies like A1 Auto Transport with large enough fleets of carriers to reach most US cities.
In the past, people would have to use middlemen with connections to many direct shipping companies to find one working on their particular route. Now, this is no longer necessary thanks to the internet. You can search the web for a carrier traveling between the cities you’re interested in or take advantage of a large company’s all encompassing services.
Shipping Luxury and Classic Cars in Rockford
A1 auto transport makes moving your car a very simple matter. With just one phone call, we can set everything up. You can even consult our team on whether your car meets the legal driving requirements in the state you’re moving to. We’ve been in this business for many years, so we may be able to help you.
Before our driver arrives, please take out any movable objects from your car, so they don’t damage it. Also, we recommend you take a few pictures of it to compare when you get it back. Our services are very secure, especially if you use an enclosed auto carrier, but for your peace of mind, it’s always best to have some insurance.
Special Discounts in Rockford
Are you worried about affording auto transportation either due to a low budget or the long distance over which you need to send your car? Besides discussing your options with our staff, a great way to save some money is to take advantage of our numerous discounts.
A1 auto transport isn't limited to just first timer special offers. We also have price reductions for seniors, students, military personnel, and more. You can check out our multi car discount if you own multiple cars or our seasonal offers if you're not in a hurry.
For those going to the south to escape this coming winter, our snowbirds special may be the perfect solution. This offer is also available during spring to those moving from south to north.
For more information, visit the City of Rockford website.
International Shipping to/from Rockford
While it’s difficult to compare local auto transportation with international orders, a few things are still the same. A1 auto transport will handle the project from start to finish, including planning, shipping, dealing with customs, getting past borders, etc.
In both cases, you will have to sign a contract when we arrive, though for international shipments some additional paperwork may have to also be provided.
You car will have to be clean and in running condition. If it’s damaged, let us know and we’ll take measures to accommodate it.
Rockford Auto Transport Companies Directory
Located in Rockford, this auto transport company can ship traditional and luxury vehicles. Licensed, bonded and insured nationwide auto shippers with great BBB accredited customer reviews. Transports automobiles, vans, trucks, SUVs, motorcycles, boats and other heavy hauling with their open and enclosed auto transport carriers.
303 Blackhawk Park Avenue
Transam Truck & Trailer Parts
This company offers tractor-trailer shipping for vehicles.
4233 11th Street
Located nearby in Freeport, Quality is known for affordability.
1555 Illinois 75
Kaiser has a reputation for quality service and transport around the region.
2907 East McCormick Drive
Supreme Auto Transport
This auto transport company ships boats, vehicles and motorcycles as well.
3000 West Chrysler Drive
Carmoza Auto Transport
This company has a national scope and can ship vehicles just about anywhere in the nation.
4385 Barharbor Drive
Lake in the Hills, IL
Other Rockford Resources
Rockford Wikipedia Page - everything you need to know about the city of Rockford.
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Services And Information
Rockford includes ZIP codes
61101, 61102, 61103, 61104, 61105, 61106, 61107, 61108, 61109, 61110, 61112, 61114, 61115, 61125, 61126.
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.