Ship Your Car To Or From Saudi Arabia
Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost?
- Vehicle shipping costs to Saudi Arabia from the U.S. are most frequently between $2,800 and $5,900.
- Because of the distance involved in shipping, prices can fluctuate based on the availability of transport carriers at the time requested.
Shipping a vehicle overseas can be a tedious process, but it doesn’t have to be overwhelming. Do some research and hire a reputable car shipping company such as A-1 Auto Transport and the entire procedure can be painless and worry-free.
Requirements of the Vehicle.
- Saudi Arabia law allows for no vehicles older than 5 years to be imported into the country
- No vehicles that have been in an accident of any kind or show any damage can be shipped
- No vehicles that have been previously used as a taxi or a police vehicle
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A-1 Auto Transport, Inc. ships vehicles worldwide. Click here or call 1-800-452-2880 to get a free, no obligation to buy price quote to ship your car.
Required Documents For Shipping A Vehicle To Saudi Arabia.
- Importer authorization.
- Proof of ownership (verified by the Saudi Embassy or the US Chamber of Commerce)
- Export Declaration from United States Customs.
- Police clearance.
- Conformity Certificate.
- Bill of lading.
- Passport & entry visa.
How to Calculate Custom Taxes.
The value of the vehicle is based on the price list issued by the manufacturer, and taking into account depreciation rates based on the age of the vehicle
- A vehicle 6 months or newer is considered new and no deduction is taken.
- A vehicle older than 6 months, but less than a year, is granted a monthly deduction rate of 2%
- A vehicle 2 years to 5 years old will be granted a monthly deduction rate of 1%
- The value of the vehicle (as calculated above) plus the cost of the freight and insurance is how the customs tax is calculated.
- The customs duty rate is a flat rate of 5% for regular cars and 12% for trucks.
PLEASE NOTE THAT AN INDIVIDUAL MAY ONLY IMPORT 1 VEHICLE PER YEAR INTO SAUDI ARABIA WITHOUT A COMMERCIAL PERMIT.
It is in your best interest to first contact the Saudi Arabia Embassy in the US to double check and verify that all the rules are still the same before making plans to ship your vehicle. With a competent auto transport company on your side, the route to Saudi Arabia for your vehicle can be a smooth one.
Related Information & FAQs.
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