If you need to move your motorcycle to another location without raising its mileage, hire a West Lafayette transport company. With all the transport companies available, make sure you pay close attention to their reviews left online.
While contacting the companies, ask about their services and methods of transport. Also, ask if they carry insurance on the bike during its shipping process.
Transport Services Available for Motorcycles.
The form of motorcycle shipping you choose is just as important as choosing the right company. Make sure that the method of transport is one that will safely get your bike delivered. With the weather always being in the balance, choose carefully. Your motorcycle's safety should be your number one priority, as well as the transporter's top concern.
- Enclosed Shipping.
- Crated Shipping.
- Open Air Shipping.
- Terminal to Terminal.
- Door to Door.
The above are methods of transport that seem to be more favorable. You'll find that most transport companies offer terminal to terminal, or door to door delivery services. Terminal to terminal is the cheaper option, but it isn't necessarily convenient. It means that the owner of the motorcycle to drop off the bike and to pick it up at nearby shipping terminals. Door to door services includes having the company come to pick the bike up and drop it off at any specified address.
Other convenient services may also be beneficial to you. For instance, the shipping company will usually offer a way for you to track your vehicle during its transport. Expedited and guaranteed shipping are also helpful services, especially for those in a hurry to ship out. Ask the customer service rep about their services and they will provide you with more info. They can even personalize the shipping process.
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.