Safe And Reliable Shreveport Car Shipping Services By A-1 Auto Transport
The third largest city in the state is also the 109th largest city in the entire country. It is part of Caddo Parish and is situated on the Red River. There are almost a quarter of a million people in the city, with a metro population that extends to just about double that. It is a center of commerce and industry for the region known as Ark-La-Tex, which is where Arkansas, Louisiana, and Texas meet at their collective state borders.
Once a major manufacturing mecca, this city is now mainly service oriented, focusing on the gaming industry in particular. Riverboat casinos, horse racing, and brick-and-mortar casinos drive the local economy, though there are plenty of other entertainment options to be found as well.
Cost & Time To Ship Your Car Examples
|Shipping To/From||Cost||Distance||Estimated Time In Transit|
|Dallas to Shreveport||$187||187 miles||1-2 days|
|Austin to Shreveport||$334||334 miles||2-4 days|
|Atlanta to Shreveport||$447||596 miles||2-4days|
|Shreveport to Tampa||$690||921 miles||3-5 days|
|Washington, D.C. to Shreveport||$715||1193 miles||4-6 days|
|Shreveport to New York||$847||1413 miles||4-6 days|
|Portland to Shreveport||$1109||2219 miles||6-8 days|
|Shreveport to San Francisco||$1149||1916 miles||5-7 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 Shreveport? Like much of Louisiana, Shreveport features interesting Cajun and Creole traditions, mixed with a more traditional Southern lifestyle. This is because of Shreveport’s geography. This city sits near the intersection of Louisiana, Texas, and Arkansas, so it adopts some traditions from all three. This trickles down into everything from cuisine to culture. Take the time to fully immerse yourself in Shreveport’s unique environment by having your own car delivered to you there. Utilize the A-1 Auto Transport directory to find auto transport companies near you.
Using Shreveport Vehicle Transport Companies
When you are looking to book Shreveport car transport services, keep a few key tips in mind:
- Do your research on auto transport: This is the best way to make sure that you get what you need out of the company of your choosing. Utilize online resources to find the best company to fit your needs in terms of services offered, pricing, timeframe and any other component of transport that may be important to you.
- Ask about accepted forms of payment in advance: This way, if the company only requires cash for payment upon delivery of your vehicle, then you have some on hand with which to pay for the services.
- Book far enough in advance: If you want the best deals on auto transport, then you need to give yourself enough time to book the services and get a good deal. Book at least a month in advance for proper rates.
Long Distance Auto Transport to/from Shreveport
The imagined price is one of the main reasons people opt for moving their cars on their own. Nonetheless, auto transport services can be just as cost effective.
Due to our trucks’ carrying capacity, we can ship more than 10 cars per trip. This way, you’ll pay less than a 10th of the actual price of transportation. With the added fees necessary to pay our staff, the total adds up to about the same amount you’d have to prepare for doing the trip on your own. If you consider potential accidents, engine failures, and flat tires, it’s actually cheaper to use our services.
Shipping Luxury and Classic Cars in Shreveport
The auto transportation industry has evolved to accommodate all types of vehicles, regardless of their age or value. At A1 auto transport, we have several transportation methods available.
You can ship your car with an enclosed carrier or with an open one. You can deliver/pick it up from a terminal, or have our carrier take it from a spot you choose. Depending on your budget, you can also opt for higher insurance, though this is offered in smaller amounts to all transports.
Special Discounts in Shreveport
Some of A1 auto transport's discounts can be used by all our customers when a few conditions are met. For example, when our seasonal offers become available, anyone can use them. You can also use our first timer discount, regardless of your situation, the first time you work with us.
Shipping several vehicles at a time means you are qualified for a multi-car discount. You can use a military price reduction to lower your costs if you work in this field. Senior and student discounts are also available. Speak with our staff to see what other offers have become available since this post was written.
International Shipping to/from Shreveport
Our team is happy to assist you with your international auto shipping project. We can take your car from within the US or from abroad and deliver it anywhere else. Getting it through customs will not require your presence, since the driver will take care of it himself.
We will only need a few minutes of your time to sort out the shipment, learn your requirements, and then plan everything out accordingly. If you cannot be present on the day we come to take the vehicle, or when we deliver it, you can have someone represent you instead. However, please give this person a power of attorney signed by you, so he may sign in your name legally.
Cheap Transportation Options in Shreveport
The shipping arrangement of every project must inevitably include the cost. In general, the lower it is the better. However, since the company must account for its own expenses, a balance is necessary.
Basically, the more you demand from the company, like door to door services and enclosed trucks, the more you will have to pay. If you can wait a bit longer for your car to arrive and don't mind it being carried in the open, the price will be significantly lower.
Any company that promises to transport your car at a price that doesn't allow it to recover its expenses is most likely a scammer. This is a common strategy, where the carrier asks for a small payment initially before upping the cost after he has your property. Fortunately, you can avoid them easily by using large companies with a good history.
Local Companies Directory
This transport company offers a ranging repertoire of services in the transport arena.
6992 West Bert Kouns Industrial Loop
Mericle's Towing & Transport
This towing company also offers some transport options for those that need local and regional service provided.
3408 Hollywood Avenue
Highway 59 Wrecker & Transport
Located just across the state border in Marshall, this wrecking service can provide some transport options as well.
59 East Old Highway 154
Other Shreveport Resources
Shreveport Wikipedia Page - everything you need to know about the city of Shreveport.
LSU Shreveport - Since opening its classrooms to students in 1967, LSUS has become the regional urban comprehensive university in the Shreveport-Bossier metropolitan area.
Shreveport On Craigslist - local classifieds and forums for jobs, housing, for sale, personals, services, local community, and events.
Shreveport includes ZIP codes
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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.