SUV Shipping and Transport

SUV's are versatile vehicles as they combine the power of a pick up truck with the style and comfort of a sedan. They have ample storage space like that of a van and some are even off road capable. SUV's appeal to many kinds of individuals because they come in so many different configurations. 

What Is SUV Shipping?

There's an SUV built for just about any reason you can imagine. Some are more focused on passenger capacity, seating up to 12, while others are geared to off roading and sport. Some hold as little as 5 passengers like most sedans do and are just slightly bigger.

For that reason,  SUV shipping is a specialized service that caters to finding accurate transport quotes for the myriad of sport utility vehicles on the market now.

Most SUV’s seat five people minimum, though there are some that are only two seats and some that have 12 or more. In other words, like pickup trucks, there’s an SUV built for just about every purpose. Thus, finding accurate transportation quotes can be difficult due to the sheer number of various sport utility vehicles out there on the road today.

SUV Shipping - How Much Does SUV Shipping Cost?

The cost of shipping your SUV will depend quite a bit on its specific model, as SUVs come in all shapes and sizes. Even models with the same name can differ in size. 

This variation can make it challenging for auto transport companies to provide an accurate quote for shipping your SUV if we don't have the full model name. 

So, it's very important not just to give us the year, make, and model of your SUV, but also the sub-model. For example, if you're shipping a Cadillac, Escalade, ESV. I1t's important to mention the "ESV" part, since it's the largest version of the Escalade, and mistaking it for a smaller model that is 16" shorter and lighter. This would lead to an incorrect quote.

Moreover, when obtaining quotes for SUV shipping, it's common to encounter additional charges for shipping oversized or overweight vehicles. This is because heavier vehicles consume more fuel and take more truck space, making them more expensive to transport over the same distance compared to lighter vehicles. Cars are typically charged a standard rate, whereas larger vehicles like SUVs incur additional fees for their extra weight. Carriers take these factors into account, and your quote will include everything: state fees and taxes, fuel surcharges, mileage, and weight fees.

Our rates for SUV's are the cheapest available and inclusive of all fees. Meaning there aren’t any undisclosed costs or surprises to worry about.

Sample Rates

New Jersey to/from Washington State$1274
California to/from Florida$1150
California to/from New York$1220
New York to Florida (September to March)$1200
New York to Florida (April to October)$550
New Jersey to Florida (September to March)$800
New Jersey to Florida (April to October)$550
Texas to/from California$850
New York to/from Texas$1100
Washington State to/from Texas$1400
Georgia to/from California$1025
California to/from Washington$900
Florida to/from DC$900

* SUV Rates are calculated with a regular SUV traveling to/from major cities for each location listed and can vary \$100+/- depending on several factors including weather, time of year, distance from highways, urban or suburban location, and current fuel costs.

We provide you all infomaion in writing. Your SUV is safe as you are shipping with a reputable auto transport company that is licensed, insured, and bonded.

National Express offers SUV shipping throughout the U.S. hip your SUV to anywhere, from anywhere safely and securely with us.

This service is nationwide and we ship SUVs door to door for your convenience. Thanks to our high volume we can always provide the best rates possible. 

How Long Does SUV Shipping Take?

The time it takes for your vehicle to be transported from the pickup point to the delivery location ranges from 1 to 7 days, depending on distance. Drivers typically travel up to 400-500 per day. For SUV shipping, the earliest pickup is usually 1 to 5 days after your book with us.

With the expedited option that cuts this down to 24 to 72 hours.

The time required to ship an SUV can be influenced by several factors. You will see these mentioend quite a bit as they apply for most vehicles we ship. Such as:

  • The shipping season
  • Weather conditions
  • Holidays
  • Fluctuations in demand

Regardless of these factors, we are  experts in what we do. No matter the circumstances, we're here to make it work for you.


Get SUV Shipping Quotes

To receive a quote for shipping your SUV, use our car shipping calculator directly on our website, or you can contact us by calling 800-284-7177 to get a free auto transport quote from one of our knowledgeable and approachable car shipping experts. 

We are fully committed to doing all we can to make sure your SUV shipping is unparalleled in quality and that you are fully satisfied with our service.