Welcome to American Auto Shipping

Your source for auto transport on our top-rated carriers. Whether you’re an individual or a business in need, you can get AN INSTANT, door to door transport price online through our online rate calculator or over the telephone 24/7.

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Our Auto Transport Process

  • 1

    Get Quote

    Get a price quote for your auto transport on our website by filling out the form above or calling us 24/7 at (800) 930-7417.

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  • 2

    Place Order

    If you like the deal, place the order online or you can call us and talk to one of our car shipping specialists and complete your order over the phone.

  • 3

    Schedule Pickup

    We will schedule your vehicle on one of our auto transport carriers based on the day you have made your vehicle available or any other other time restrictions you may have.

  • 4

    Move Vehicle

    Our carrier will transport your vehicle. The driver will call to make an appointment 12 to 24 hours in advance of the pickup and delivery day to ensure availability.

Why People Choose American Auto Shipping

Shipping Since 1999

Few companies have been around for this long. We have been a trusted resource for auto transport for over 20 years.

$0 Down Reservation

We don't require a deposit to make a reservation. You are only charged once your vehicle is scheduled for pickup with a driver.

Instant Quotes

Fill out our car shipping quote form at the top of the page to get an instant quote for your shipping needs.

Personal Concierge

Get access to a personal contact that will be in touch from the time you get your car shipping quote, until your vehicle is delivered.

Locked-In Pricing

The price we show you is the price you pay for your car transport. No additions, no add-ons, no catch.

Car Wash & Rental

Get a free car wash upon delivery of your car! Also, if your transport takes more than 14 days get a rental car on us.

Ship Anything, Anywhere

All Wheels Welcome

We can ship anything on wheels to anywhere in the United States, including Alaska, Hawaii and all United States Territories.

Are You Moving?

We also ship household goods! Get a quote online or over the phone in addition to or in place of your auto transport quote.

Questions?

Call us 24/7 at (800) 930-7417 to speak to an auto transport representative who can answer any questions you have.

How much will it cost to ship my car?

Pricing Factors

The cost of your car transport is calculated on various factors, and those can fluctuate based on time of year or market conditions. To the right are a few more factors that influence your price.

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Size & Type of Vehicle

The size and type of your vehicle influences the car shipping price. Larger vehicles are heavier (trucks, vans) than a typical car, and as a result, can cost more.

Open vs Enclosed

Transporting your car on an open carrier is cheaper, because it is more widely available across our fleet.

Transport Distance

The further the vehicle has to go, the more expensive it will be. To save on distance, consider taking delivery in a nearby big city to save a few bucks.

Learn More About Auto Transport

In our industry, there are two types of companies: Carriers & Brokers.

Brokers vs. Carriers

When looking for car shipping, it’s best to stick to brokers, as they are the ones that will actually organize your shipment and handle all the money and paperwork. Not only that, but the brokers tend to keep the prices lower, and here’s why: in our industry, auto transport carriers basically set the prices. They are in control of how much the service ends up costing, and if they had their way, you would be paying thousands of dollars per car shipped.

Brokers Keep Your Costs Low

Brokerages, however, keep the prices low by being competitive with one another. Since most  carriers must take car transport loads from brokerages, they won’t price gouge customers because a customer can just go with a different broker. Finding good auto shippers starts with quotes; from there, you book your order with a broker and the broker will then find a good carrier to transport your vehicle.

What Can I Transport?

American Auto Shipping  focuses on shipping cars, trucks and SUVs, but we can move more than just those. Always check with us as we ship oversized vehicles such as vans, dually pickup trucks, box trucks, and even larger vehicles on flatbeds and lowboys. Make sure that you have the dimensions of any oversize vehicle available, as we will require the dimensions before giving you a quote. Usually the length, height, width and weight of the vehicle moved are required for your auto transport.

What Is A Carrier?

Some auto shippers are known as carriers. These companies are the companies that actually move the vehicle on their own trucks. Other auto transporting companies are known as brokerages, and they are the ones that will be arranging the vehicle transport between you and the carrier. When you fill out our free instant online car transport quote request form, you will receive an estimate of how much it will be to ship your vehicle on one of our carriers. All our carriers are fully insured for $750,000. Carriers are required by federal law to carry $750,000 worth of insurance on their truck to cover any and all damages that are caused by the driver or theft during car transport.

Go National Instead of Local

Searching for a nationwide transportation company will always yield better and more positive results. It may be tempting to do a search for “car transport services near me” but the reality is that the best transportation companies work nationwide and almost always will be based somewhere other than where you are.

Career Opportunities

Looking for a great opportunity in the auto shipping industry? Do you have experience working as a driver, a dispatcher, or as a customer service representative?
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