Ship a Car from California to New York

Auto Transport From CA to NY

California to New York Car Shipping

Shipping a car from California to New York is one of the most popular car transport routes in the United States.  California has many large cites that people ship cars out of going to New York.  Los Angeles is the busiest route coming out of California going to New York when it comes to car shipping.  This can be a good and bad thing at the same time.  Depending on the supply and demand at any given time on this route the pricing can range quit drastically.  If the supply of cars that need to be shipped from California to New York outweighs the supply of carriers on that route it drives up the price to ship at that time.  At the same because there are many carriers that ship cars from California to New York if the supply of cars on that route drops then usually the price drops as well due to carriers fighting to fill their trucks.  A car transporter never wants to go across country with any empty spots, so they are willing to take less if the supply is down just to keep their truck full.

Preparing to ship a car from California to New York

If you are considering shipping a car from California to New York, then there are a few things you need to consider for preparation.  This is quit a long haul and you need to plan to be without your car for 7-10 days unless you have a carrier with team drivers that take turns driving nonstop.    Most times a car hauler will try to fill his truck from one major city to another like Los Angeles to New York City that way they can just take one long trip but a lot of times they can’t do that so they will take loads from California to Denver Colorado then pick up stuff going from Denver to New York.  Many people also want to put personal belongings in the car on these long trips and generally a driver will allow up to 100 pounds if its in the trunk.  But technically carriers are not allowed to transport anything in the cars other than the car itself per the FMCSA.  Its also suggested that you have a ¼ of a tank of gas or less in the car this cuts down on the weight being shifted around during the transport which puts stress on the car and the car hauler truck itself.  You also want to keep in mind if you choose open-air car transport for this long of trip your car is likely to show up dirty due to the amount of road weather on this long trip.  That is why Easy Auto Ship offers Car wash reimbursement on every job.  Just take your car to get it cleaned, send us the receipt and we will send you up to 20 dollars for the cleaning.

Cost to ship a car from California to New York

The cost to ship a car from California to New York is generally a bit less expensive than shipping a car from New York to California.  The reason for this is mor people are shipping cars from New York to California than shipping from California to New York.  You can expect to pay about 1000 dollars from California to New York whereas you will pay on avg 1200 from New York to California.  Now if you if you are not in a major city on pick up or drop off you can expect to pay about a dollar a mile extra outside the closest major city if you want true door to door car transport.  If you are considering enclosed car transport from California to New York, you can expect to pay close to 1400 dollars for mid-sized vehicle.  To get a quote you can go online to our website and fill out the car shipping calculator, start a live chat, or give us a call at 888-687-3243.

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