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How long does it take to ship a vehicle?

Jun, 6 107
One of the most common questions we get is how long does it take? The truth is, it varies on where your vehicle is coming from.These are just a few of the things that you should ask yourself...Is it a special type of vehicle (a classic, large vehicle, etc). Are you paying for a dedicate...

What is road freight?

Jun, 6 125
Your vehicle will be loaded into a lorry and safely shipped from your destination, via customs, and then to our facility with our road freight service.This form of transportation is normally less expensive than our other options. This could be the only mode of transportation in some situations, ...

Can you transport my car to the port?

Sep, 9 377
My Car Import is a full-service vehicle importer so we can assist with getting your car to the port.If you fill in the quote request form we will accurately quote you for getting the vehicle to the port ready for loading.As part of the process, we will also assist with all customs clearance....

Do you need marine insurance?

Jul, 7 540
Whilst you don't need marine insurance, it is a good thing to have.Marine insurance is there to protect your vehicle if it is damaged during the transit process between continents. It's also there in case an act of god makes the ship sink.So if you don't want to pay for marine insurance then...

How much do motorbike crates cost for shipping?

Sep, 9 463
Often customers want to ship their motorbikes the most secure way. That's going to be with a timber crate but they're handbuilt for each bike.So the cost of one will vary depending on what bike you are sending but you can expect to pay a few hundred pounds at the very least plus the time to pack...

Can you ship a motorbike from New York to the United Kingdom?

Sep, 9 425
We regularly ship motorbikes from America to the United Kingdom. If you have stumbled across our business looking for a way to get your motorbike to the UK then you are in luck.My Car Import offers a range of services and we are here to help private individuals with the process of importing thei...

How much does it cost to ship a motorbike?

Sep, 9 519
The price varies widely depending on where in the world you are shipping one from and how you are shipping it.A crated motorbike will cost more than simply rolling it onto a RoRo vessel. But generally speaking, the price will be cheaper than a car and can start at around £300 and go all the way ...

Can you put a motorbike on a RoRo vessel?

Sep, 9 449
Many of the frequently used Roll on Roll off shipping vessels will allow motorbikes.More often than not they will have a designated area with very customised racking that is designed to store motorbikes.We would always recommend crating your motorbike, especially if the bike in question is s...

How do you transport motorcyles?

Sep, 9 486
If you are using My Car Import to import your motorcycle then we will use moving agents that work with motorbikes.In some rare cases, the bike can be loaded onto a vehicle transporter, but we wouldn't recommend that unless the price is a factor.The safest method of transporting a motorbike i...

Can you crate motorcycles?

Sep, 9 526
If you are looking to securely transport a motorcycle then there is no better way than in a crate. Often the shippers will pack your motorbike into a wooden crate then load it into the container.It's a good way to avoid any damage to the motorbike during its transit and doesn't cost that much mo...