The truth is that there is a lot to do and see in Hawaii, making it a great relocation destination as well as a tourist hub. Shipping a vehicle on the islands, however, can be rather expensive but it’s very important when you consider the added freedom of travel which it’s going to secure.
This is specifically true when it comes to the Big Island. It has a contemporary shopping district as well as a huge amount of pristine beaches. Honolulu is without a doubt a great destination in Hawaii.
You can ask A1 Auto Transport in order to get familiar with the process of shipping an ATV to Hawaii. When you go ahead and pick us as your ATV transporter, you’d have to take into account quite a lot of different variables. For instance, you need to check tracking capabilities as well as insurance, references and much more – these are just the tip of the toe when hand picking your transporter. If you want to make sure that everything is up to the highest standards, make sure to read up about the process on your own. Here at A-1 Auto Transport, we have shipped a wide range of different vehicles to all of the location in the USA as well as internationally. We use skids which are industrial-graded in order to guarantee fully secured as well as a safe method of transportation.
It’s important to get the necessary quotes on shipping an ATV to Hawaii in time as it can be rather costly to get from the mainland to the island. You need to plan ahead and get as many quotes as you can so you can compare the prices and select the best services. As long as the ATV is loaded on the ship, the entire process should take about five days on sea. The vehicle is going to be offloaded for within three to five days. After that, there is 1-3 business day period during which the agent will pick it up and 1-3 days to deliver it. An average quote from California to Honolulu should be around $1,700 to $1,800.
The most typical shipping method is to place the ATV in a water-tight garage below deck that is to fit a specific frame. The ATV would usually not be loaded in a container but you can pick this method for additional payment. The cost of the container is based on the entire mileage from the pickup point to the destination port.
Keep in mind that you need to experience a trip to Hawaii at least once in a lifetime. You want to be as independent as you can and having your vehicle is definitely beneficial. You can also visit the Department Of Transportation In Hawaii for further information.
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.