Buenos Aires is the largest city in the country of Argentina. The city is quite populous and only continues to grow. With this being said, public transportation is prevalent. However, it is always beneficial to have a personal vehicle for travel.
Shipping a vehicle to Buenos Aires isn't that difficult. A person sending their vehicle to anywhere in Argentina will need to contact the Embassy of Argentina for up to date information on how to send a vehicle to the city of Buenos Aires. They will gladly tell a person how they can legally ship their personal vehicle.
Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Buenos Aires
|Buenos Aires to (New York port) to New York, NY||$275||$1600||5+24 days|
|Buenos Aires to (California port) to Los Angeles||$350||$2200||5+30 days|
|Buenos Aires to (New York port) to Boston, MA||$400||$1600||5+24 days|
|Portland, OR to (California port) to Buenos Aires||$475||$2200||6+30 days|
|Buenos Aires to (California port) to Phoenix, AZ||$550||$2200||6+30 days|
|Detroit, MI to (New York port) to Buenos Aires||$575||$1600||6+24 days|
|Buenos Aires to (New York port) to Atlanta, GA||$700||$1600||6+24 days|
|Denver, CO to (California port) to Buenos Aires||$775||$2200||7+30 days|
|Memphis, TN to (New York port) to Buenos Aires||$800||$1600||6+24 days|
|Dallas, TX to (California port) to Buenos Aires||$1,025||$2200||7+30 days|
- *Prices and times are estimated. They can vary depending on the season and the type of vehicle.
- *Save the ground transport cost by delivering the vehicle to the nearest port.
- *Allow an additional 10 days to process the documents.
- *Prices are for 1 car in a dedicated 20ft container. This is the safest and most reliable way to transport a vehicle internationally. Other items may be included in the container to help save you money when moving.
- *Using the RoRo (roll on, roll off) method is less expensive and shipments can be completed in fewer days. Contact us now for a free RoRo quote.
The Roadways and Geography of Buenos Aires
In the city of Buenos Aires, there are plenty of well-maintained roadways. Many people live there, millions to be exact, and keeping the roadways accessible ans safe is important to the country of Argentina.
Buenos Aires has toll expressways that serve about half of Argentina's population. It is quite simple to get around the city and even to outside areas. The complex network of roads can lead you throughout the country, although many roads are unpaved throughout the remainder or Argentina.
Having a personal vehicle will prove to be invaluable when travel is necessary throughout the city and it's surrounding regions. While there are means to public transportation, they won't always be a reliable source of transit if you must travel often for a job or for study.
RO/RO Versus Container Shipping
When it comes to shipping your vehicle, RO/RO shipping are the most commonly chose methods. Some may choose to air ship, but this method is nearly impossible due to its high expense. There are very distinct differences between RO/RO shipping and container shipping, which will help anyone decide exactly which way to go about transporting their vehicle.
RO/RO shipping is a method of shipping that tends to be the cheapest. The vehicle must be able to roll onto and off of the ship. It also must be empty with the exception of floor mats, a car jack, and a spare tire.
Container shipping allows a person to ship other belongings with the vehicle. The possessions can be in the vehicle and inside the remaining space in the container. A person can choose to split the container with another individual to lower the costs of shipment.
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.