Searching for a Shipping Company to Transport Your Non-Op Vehicle?
Typical Shipping Prices - How Much Does It Cost?
- The miles that must be traveled, the non-op vehicle’s specifications, the services desired, and the difficulty of the transport type are considered before a quote is given.
- The prices for shipping services on a non-op vehicle are usually between $150 and $5000 when transporting within the nation.
The rates set for non-operable vehicle transports are actually much more affordable than one might assume. Auto transport services are affordable to most people regardless of how much they make. People all over the nation and the world use these cheap services to ship non-op cars anywhere they need them to go. Many individuals use these services when they’re involved in the sales and trade of vehicles. However, a lot of people need these services when they must have a non-op vehicle taken to another location for maintenance or storage.
As you make calls to different transporters, collect auto transport quotes and ask questions. Have the required information ready for the transport company’s customer service representative. They’ll need certain details about the non-op car and the upcoming transport before they can give you the closest estimate for their shipping services.
Info that Will Give You the Most Honest Non-Op Transport Quote
- The non-op vehicle’s condition report or assessment
- The vehicle’s specs
- The addresses for pickup and drop off so they can determine the length of travel
- What shipping services you’re interested in
- The prices for fuel at the time of transport
Once you’ve gathered quotes from all the shipping companies of interest, compare the rates and services. Choose the one that you feel the most comfortable hiring. Any long term professional non-op vehicle transport company will have a great reputation. Online you’ll have the ability to sort through reviews, testimonials, and ratings for each transporter listed.
Traits of a Quality Transport Company
Hiring a company that showcases good qualities is the best way to assure the safety of your non-op vehicle. Use the Internet until you collect the contact information of several companies that carry the traits listed below. When you finally come across the right transport company to hire schedule the pickup of the non-op car weeks in advance so there’s plenty of time to prepare.
- They have the latest transport equipment and technology for all vehicles, including those in poor condition or inoperable
- Various services will be offered to customers at affordable rates
- Positive reviews, ratings, and testimonials
- They’re licensed and certified in many areas within the auto transport industry
- Their employees are trained to handle non-op vehicles regardless of their condition
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.