Car transport has never been more popular than during the COVID-19 pandemic with transport companies able to legally continue operating interstate. Vehicle transport using a car carrier is possible regardless of lockdowns and border closures resulting in rolling travel restrictions. For people needing their vehicle moved interstate due to buying, selling, travelling or moving for work or family reasons it can feel overwhelming deciding on a vehicle transport provider. Please read on to learn what to look for in the best interstate car transport.
How to transport my vehicle?
When you know you need to move your car but you cannot, or don’t want to, drive your car to its destination, professional transport providers are your best bet in getting your vehicle to its destination. Using vehicle transport companies can save you time, money and stress.
Find the best interstate car transport Australia
There are many car carrying options in Australia and finding the right one for you will depend on a few factors. Need car transport Brisbane to Melbourne? Need car transport Melbourne to Brisbane? Or car transport Sydney to Brisbane? What about Melbourne to Sydney car transport? Finding a car vehicle transport service provider that covers the geographic area you require along with excellent customer service, fair and accurate pricing and car transport options that suit you will ensure you send or receive your vehicle with the right company for you.
From the moment you submit an online quote or make a phone call enquiry, a professional transport company will be available to take your enquiry and respond in a timely manner. The booking process should be easy to understand and complete and the company should provide you with accurate information for pick and and delivery timeframes and logistics.
You should feel comfortable asking questions and explaining your needs so both you and the car carrier team are on the same page for service expectations.
Fair and accurate pricing
The right car transport provider will provide you with a comprehensive and accurate quote with no hidden fees and charges. It should include any surcharges or penalty fees that you could incur so you can make an informed decision on choosing this transportation option.
It is important to read terms and conditions prior to signing the contract and hiring your chosen car movers.
Car transport options
What transport option do you need for your vehicle? Do you need door-to-door service? Depot-to-depot? Or a mix of the two? Maybe you need your car that you are selling picked up from your home but the buyer needs to pick it up from a depot.
Do you have a non-runner that needs to move locally so you just need car transport in Brisbane? Or maybe you have a classic car that you need to transport interstate and you don’t want to put the kilometres on by driving it all the way.
Whatever your reason to move a car, including buying, selling, travelling or moving, your chosen transport provider needs to have the service available for you. For example, 1800 Move Cars offers flexibility whenever we can to ensure we can pick up your car where you need it and deliver where you need to get it to. We expertly move non-runners and classic cars taking extra precautions we know these vehicles need like winch loading. We offer a goods in car service, meaning you do not have to completely empty your vehicle before we transport it for you. We also can advise at time of quoting whether your vehicle will fit on our trucks, giving you peace of mind that your car, even your boat and trailer, will fit and transport safely to its destination.
Geographic service area – car transport routes Australia
There is a car transport company available for you wherever you need it in Australia. Most operators specialise in certain areas or states with dedicated transport routes. Finding the one you need that services both your pick up and drop off location is a crucial step in your search for a transport company.
If you need a car transportation company in or across the eastern states of Australia, 1800 Move Cars is your go to car carrier. We specialise in transport areas including:
- car transport Brisbane to Melbourne
- car transport Melbourne
- car carriers Sydney
- car transport Brisbane
- car transport QLD
- car carriers South East Queensland
- car transport Melbourne to Brisbane
- Melbourne to Sydney car transport
- car transport Sydney to Brisbane
- vehicle transport Brisbane
The right insurances for peace of mind in vehicle transportation
As well as providing upfront pricing, a car transport company should provide you with an explanation of their insurance coverage and anything required by you before transporting your vehicle. 1800 Move Cars offers peace of mind to its customers with the best insurance money can buy. Insurance coverage is important to understand so you are informed about your decision to choose the right transport provider for your needs.
Vehicle Condition Report
A professional vehicle transport company will have a reliable process for thoroughly inspecting your vehicle prior to shipping using a vehicle condition report. Any cosmetic or mechanical damage should be reported and verified before your vehicle is transported in order to protect you and the transport company in case any damage, even though very unlikely, occurs during transport.
As well as a vehicle condition report, you can also take steps to prepare your vehicle for transport to ensure the process is as seamless as possible.
Choosing a transport provider is a big decision. Trust 1800 Move Cars to transport your vehicle whether it is local or interstate for your next move. Call us today on 1800 668 322 or get in touch online.