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California to Minnesota Car Shipping

Do you need to have a vehicle shipped from California to Minnesota? Car shipping doesn’t need to be a difficult process. We have the solution you need right here. Save yourself the confusion of searching website after website. No matter what your situation we are associated with carriers that can accommodate any type of service you need. Open or enclosed transports, expedited deliveries, door to door pickup and delivery, and custom solutions. Our goal is to help you get the lowest possible rate from our trusted auto shippers. Just fill out our form and click on submit or give us a call at 1-866-446-9143 and you will receive 10 quotes from some of the best vehicle haulers in this industry. We check and verify the credentials of all our affiliated carriers. They are all fully insured, licensed and bonded as is required by the US Department of Transportation. We also check the safety records of our associates, so you know that you can trust them to safely deliver your vehicle in good condition and on time. We have partner carriers standing by in California including Sacramento, Los Angeles, Long Beach, Oakland, Fresno, San Jose, San Bernardino, and Irvine to deliver to Minnesota. Below are some of the auto transport contracts recently completed by our shipping associates.

  • 2014 Hyundai Veloster, Oakland, CA to Woodbury, MN
  • 2014 Volvo XC90, San Diego, CA to Duluth, MN
  • 2014 BMW 1-Series, Fresno, CA to Minnetonka, MN
  • 2016 Honda Odyssey, Santa Ana, CA to Maple Grove, MN
  • 2011 BMW 335d, Fremont, CA to Eagan, MN
  • 2018 Jeep Gladiator, Anaheim, CA to Eden Prairie, MN
  • 1980 Porsche 928, San Jose, CA to Minneapolis, MN
  • 2013 Toyota 4Runner, Sacramento, CA to Brooklyn Park, MN
  • 2018 Mazda CX-5, Stockton, CA to Blaine, MN
  • 2010 Lexus LS, Chula Vista, CA to Saint Paul, MN
  • 2018 Ford Explorer, San Francisco, CA to Lakeville, MN
  • 2007 Ferrari 612 Scaglietti, Irvine, CA to Burnsville, MN
  • 2017 Audi A6, San Bernardino, CA to Plymouth, MN
  • 2018 GMC Sierra 1500, Long Beach, CA to Rochester, MN

California to Minnesota Car Transport Rates

Your personal preferences can greatly reduce or add to the cost of your California to Minnesota auto transport rates. Enclosed auto shipping fees are much higher than open transport. You can save time and money by utilizing freight terminals or car depots as opposed to door-to-door pick-up and delivery. Many factors are considered when calculating your rate; the body type, such as pickup truck, sports car, full-size crossover, crossover, convertible, crew cab truck, king cab pickup, and compact car, the size, and weight, of the vehicle you are shipping. Consider any non-standard items on your vehicle that increase the length, width, or height, modifications that increase the size over a standard model may affect your rate, knowing the actual dimensions of your vehicle can help keep your quotes accurate. As listed below are some accessories that could affect your shipping rate.

  • Grill guards
  • Camper trailers
  • Nerf bars
  • Side steps
  • Running lights
  • Running boards
  • Oversized tires
  • Roof rack
  • Oversized antennas

Typically, a driver will not load a non-operable car unless prior plans such as scheduling the vehicle to be last on and first off to avoid excess time and labor. Non-operational vehicles can be transported in open vehicle haulers, but the carrier or driver must be informed as early as possible and they are billed at higher rates. Rates are tied to whatever the current fuel prices are. High season for the car shipping business occurs in the summer months. The combination of demand and gas prices typically peaking in the summer make for the highest rates. One other method to possibly save money is to pay COD upon delivery. Drivers often desire cash and might offer a small discount for COD although they typically do also accept credit or debit cards. If by chance you plan to pay with a check be sure to get pre-approval from your auto transport company prior to your delivery date.

Quick Auto Transport Rates Guide

  • Shipping Schedule - Moderate Impact
  • Vehicle Size - Moderate Impact
  • Inoperable - Major Impact
  • Door to Door - Major Impact
  • Open or Enclosed - Major Impact
  • Terminal to Terminal - Major Impact
  • Fuel Cost - Moderate Impact
  • Multiple Vehicles - Moderate Impact
  • Vehicle Accessories - Moderate Impact
  • Dropoff Location - Minor Impact
  • Season - Moderate Impact
  • Pick-up Location - Minor Impact

Why Choose Us For Your Car Shipping

There are multiple reasons you should choose us first. We save you money, we save you time, and we alleviate your frustration. You should never just get a single quote for your auto shipping, we get you 10 California to Minnesota auto shipping quotes. Our trusted associates know that they must compete for your business and offer the lowest rates possible.

All of our trusted drivers are fully licensed, insured and bonded. You can verify this information for yourself by checking with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. The Better Business Bureau is another source of information about our partner companies. Receive your ten California to Minnesota auto transport quotes by simply filling in our form and submitting or call us at 1-866-446-9143 today.

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Shipping Process

Planning for your auto transport in advance can help make the process trouble-free. You can save time by using us to get 10 California to Minnesota auto shipping quotes for your vehicle delivery. It will be beneficial to contact the individual shippers and compare their services after you have reviewed your quotes. After you have chosen a shipper be sure to carefully read all of their information and guidelines.

It is important for you to remove any personal items from your inside your car or truck as shipping companies will not be responsible for safeguarding them nor will they carry insurance for anything other than the vehicles they are transporting. To prevent any possible damage, as a precaution you should remove any non-standard items and also any non-retractable antennas that could possibly be damaged when your vehicle is being loaded and unloaded from the car hauler trailer. Your vehicle will be thoroughly inspected by you and the driver at the pick-up and delivery locations, you can make this process easier by having washed your car or truck and cleaned the interior. Exterior mirrors, when possible, should be folded in and also verify that you haven’t missed any other items that stick out from your car or truck. Assist your delivery driver by having any anti-theft or alarm systems disabled because if they become active your battery could be drained and create more time and work for the driver transporting your vehicle. Do not forget to inform the driver if your vehicle has any oddities or tricks that aren’t standard to start and or drive your car or truck because it is possible that your vehicle will need to be reloaded to different positions on the car hauler trailer to accommodate the other vehicles.

Remove all personal belongings from the vehicle. You cannot use your vehicle as a container for shipping personal belongings. Weight is a major factor in your cost and any personal belongings will not typically be covered by the shipper’s insurance. Remove any antennas that don’t automatically retract and any non-standard accessories that could be damaged, also any other items that stick out from your vehicle should be removed as a precaution to prevent any possible damage. Washing your vehicle and cleaning the interior prior to your scheduled pick-up time will make the inspection process simpler and faster; you will be carefully inspecting your vehicle with the driver at your pick-up location. If your vehicles exterior mirrors can be folded do this to protect them. Again, any items that stick out on your vehicle should be reduced if possible as a precaution against any possible damage. Disable any anti-theft or alarm devices your vehicle may have. An activated alarm could drain your vehicle's battery which could increase the time and labor for your auto shipping. Be sure to inform the shipper if there are any quirks or oddities to operate your vehicle. Your vehicle may be transferred from one position to another on the transport trailer depending upon other pickups and drop-offs and the driver needs to know if there are any oddities in operating your vehicle.

Shipping Impacts

Inclement weather occasionally impacts California to Minnesota auto transport schedules by delaying pick-up or delivery times. Delivery schedules are sometimes impacted, especially during hurricane season, in the southeastern states. Another type of weather delay is from flooding, but this seldom affects pick-up and delivery schedules. Check for any possible weather-related delays in California and Minnesota.

There are other road conditions that occasionally impact car shipping pick-up and delivery times. For example, the western states have been seeing longer fire seasons with more fires that can close highways and roads. Road construction, detours, and traffic jams can also impact the scheduled pick-up and delivery times of your vehicle. Check for any possible traffic-related delays for California and Minnesota. The driver of your car hauler will not enter any area that he or she deems unsafe, such as neighborhoods with low tree branches that could damage vehicles on the upper deck, or residential areas that have posted signs stating no commercial traffic is allowed. See below for some other things that can affect vehicle pick-up and delivery schedules.

  • Low overpasses
  • Low hanging tree branches
  • One way streets
  • Low overpasses
  • Road construction
  • Narrow bridges
  • Narrow streets
  • Narrow Cul-de-sacs
  • Low hanging phone cables
  • Limited Access Avenues
  • County road
  • Dead end streets

California to Minnesota Student Car Shipping

Are one of your children leaving home for college for the first time? Today there are many more vehicles on both state highways and the interstate system and it just isn’t as safe for your student to travel alone. Today there are many more vehicles on both state highways and the interstate system and it just isn’t as safe for your student to travel alone. Why not consider having their car shipped instead of fearing for their safety? We know how much you value your loved ones, leave the long desolate stretches of highway and gridlocked city traffic to our associates. We can get you up to ten California to Minnesota quotes to have your student’s car safely shipped. Simply submit the form or call 1-866-446-9143. As listed below, see some of our recently completed student auto transport deliveries.

  • 2015 Honda Crosstour, San Francisco, CA to Metropolitan State University, MN
  • 2013 Toyota 4Runner, Riverside, CA to University of Minnesota Rochester, MN
  • 2015 Toyota Highlander, Fremont, CA to Bemidji State University, MN
  • 2010 Mercury Grand Marquis, Oakland, CA to St. Cloud State University, MN
  • 2016 Audi A6, San Diego, CA to Southwest Minnesota State University, MN
  • 2005 Ford Excursion, Santa Ana, CA to Winona State University, MN

California to Minnesota Military Car Transport

Are you looking for a carrier company to ship your POV for an upcoming PCS? Uprooting yourself and or your family due to a PCS can be stressful. We can help you get a rate for your POV auto transport. A lot of our partner shipping companies offer military discounts to members of the Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard. Many of our affiliates can also provide for overseas POV delivery. Let us get you 10 great quotes for you POV shipping and don’t forget to inquire about your military discount that most of our associated carriers offer. Fill in the information on our form and click the submit button or give us a call at 1-866-446-9143 right now. As listed below, see some of our recently completed military POV deliveries.

  • 1987 Lamborghini Jalpa, USCGS Humboldt, CA to FORCE HEADQUARTERS GROUP, MN
  • 2019 Nissan Altima, Sierra Army Depot, CA to Coast Guard Cutter ALDER, MN
  • 2017 Chevrolet Equinox, TRACEN Petaluma, CA to Duluth Air National Guard Base, MN
  • 2016 Ford F-150, Camp Beale, CA to Camp Ripley ARNG, MN
  • 1998 Isuzu Trooper, Camp Roberts ARNG, CA to HWSS-471, MINNEAPOLIS, MN
  • 2018 Ford GT, NAS Lemoore, CA to 4TH MARINE AIRCRAFT WING, MN
  • 2015 Peugeot 108, Los Angeles AFB, CA to 1st Armored Brigade ANG, MN
  • 1998 Ferrari F50, Stockton's Rough and Ready Island, CA to 148th Fighter Wing ANG, MN
  • 2017 Chevrolet Impala, Miramar, CA to 133rd Airlift Wing ANG, MN
  • 2017 Kia Sedona, NB San Diego, CA to Coast Guard Station Duluth, MN
  • 2016 Cadillac CT6, Vandenberg AFB, CA to Minneapolis-Saint Paul Joint Air Reserve Station, MN
  • 2016 Chrysler 300, Beale AFB, CA to Navy Recruiter Maplewood, MN
  • 2014 Chevrolet Volt, NWS Concord, CA to US Naval Department Minneapolis, MN
  • 2017 Infiniti QX30, Naval Base Point Loma, CA to Navy Recruiter Rochester, MN

Snowbird Auto Transport

The number of people that purchase second homes or condos primarily to enjoy a temperate year-round climate has been increasing for many years. Each year from October to early December there is a migration of people who vacate their northeastern homes before the winter snow and ice return, most of these snowbirds from the northeast travel to Florida via the I-95 corridor from many different states. The snowbird market in western states has also been increasing a lot, there are now many cities such as Scottsdale AZ, Santa Fe NM, and Palm Springs CA, where large changes in population predictably occur twice per year. Inflated hotel rates, gas gouging, and gridlocked interstates are common as snowbirds depart from the northern to southern states in increasing numbers each fall. We don’t charge you anything and you have zero obligation, for free we provide you 10 quotes from our trusted partners for your snowbird car shipping, our trusted partners and carriers cater to seasonal movers and vacationers. The solution for many snowbirds to avoid this increasing traffic, the overpriced hotels and fuel costs has been to hire car shipping companies. Our trusted affiliates have regular routes several times per week from almost anyplace you might need a car picked-up and delivered to. To get the best rate for your snowbird auto transport, simply fill out and submit our form right now for your 10 quotes or call 1-866-446-9143 today.