Texas to California Auto Transport

Shipping a vehicle from Texas to California

Trust professionally trained auto transporters to provide Texas to California auto transport service non-stop and door-to-door. We move vehicles every week between California and Texas, meaning you will get service you can count on.


Shipping a Car From Texas to California

Temporary relocation or permanent move, we can provide you the a fair rate backed up by a rock solid price guarantee. Count on established reputation with our customers all over the nation. Backed by good reviews just about everywhere, have peace of mind shipping with us.

Your vehicle will arrive safely and quickly. All auto transport from CA to TX is fully insured with and our car shipping carriers only have the latest approved equipment for safe travel. We pave the way that others follow.

Safe, Fast, and Secure Texas to California Auto Transport

We make it easy. With several options like enclosed services, and we even offer transport if you vehicle has become inoperable. All at affordable rates with you in mind.

How much does it cost to ship a car from Texas to California?

There are a few factors involved. The first will depend on the specific pick up location in CA and the delivery location in TX. It will also depend on the size and weight of the vehicle, the type of shipping which can be open or enclosed, and of course if it’s running or non-running.

You easily learn how much it will cost to ship a car from New York to Florida by getting an instant quote with our calculator, or calling us at 800-284-7177. Use our easy steps.

How long does it take to ship a car from Texas to California?

Carriers can travel around 300-500 miles per day. If you take the total distance of your route and divide by an average of 400, you'll get the estimated number of days it will take to ship a car from Texas to California. Ih this case you are looking at 1000 miles, so 3 days.

When you book the shipping, we give you the estimated delivery time for your specific Texas to California shipping when you reserve the order.

Get your quote and book online or by calling
Delivery - Your vehicle arrives and you receive it

Consider entrusting your Texas to California vehicle shipping needs to NX. To simplify the process for you, we've devised a straightforward process divided into three steps:

  1. Request a quote and make a reservation online or via phone.
  2. Schedule vehicle pickup.
  3. Receive your vehicle at your chosen destination.

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Based on recent data from our shipping this year, 90% of vehicles going from Texas to California get picked up in 1-3 days!

Popular from Texas Auto Transport Routes

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Shipping To California Routes

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From Texas Car Shipping

The demand for car shipping services here is considerable. The fastest and most cost-effective transports are typically to and from the major cities of Fort Worth, Dallas, Arlington, Austin, San Antonio, and Houston. These cities form a triangle on the map, making car shipping within this area very efficient. With a population of over 29 million spread across 268,596 square miles, Texas is the second most populated state in the country.

Additionally, there are other solid car shipping locations along I-20, a major trucking corridor into the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex. Cities like Odessa, Midland, and Abilene are all good options for car shipping within Texas.

On the other hand, the most challenging locations for car shipping in Texas are those south of the I-10 corridor, especially near the Texas/Mexico border. These areas are the least traveled by car carriers, and the further south you go, the more time and money the transport will require. While some carriers do operate south of I-10 down to Corpus Christi and further along the Gulf Coast, their numbers are limited.

When it comes to challenging locations, El Paso on the western edge of the state, along with Lubbock and Amarillo in the panhandle, can present difficulties depending on the transport route. While these aren't the best locations for car shipping, they aren't the worst either. Transports to and from these areas occur less frequently, but when they do, they generally aren't too problematic.

To California Car Shipping

When you're shipping a car to or from California, there are three areas of the state that will affect how much your transport will cost, and how long it will take to ship a car to or from California. Southern California like in Los Angeles, Northern California like NAPA Valley, and the Bay Area, such as San Francisco.

The primary trucking route in the state, I-5, is your best ally. The closer your pick-up and delivery points are to I-5, the more affordable and faster your transport will be. The most convenient shipping locations along I-5 include Sacramento in the north, Los Angeles in the south, and any city between these two points. San Diego, although on I-5, can sometimes be slightly more expensive and take longer due to its southern location.

Some locations in California pose challenges for car shipping, often resulting in higher costs and longer transport times. San Francisco, while not the most challenging, is certainly not the easiest. The city’s toll bridges, high gas prices, and restricted streets make it time-consuming and costly for carriers. Prepare to pay a premium for shipping to or from San Francisco. In contrast, nearby cities like Oakland, San Leandro, and Fremont are less problematic as they avoid many of these issues.

Parallel to I-5, CA-99 also offers friendly shipping cities. These include Chico in the north, Yuba City, Modesto, Fresno, and Bakersfield in the south. Additionally, San Jose and cities along US-101 down to Los Angeles are favorable for car shipping.

The most difficult car shipping locations are those along CA-1 or north of San Francisco on US-101, as well as remote areas in California's vast forests and mountains, particularly north of Chico and away from I-5. If you live in such areas, you may need to meet the driver at a more accessible major highway or interstate.

California’s high gas prices add another layer of complexity to car shipping in the state. Even during the best economic times, California often has the highest gas prices in the country. Carriers pass these costs on to consumers, making auto transports in and out of California generally more expensive. Understanding these factors can help you better prepare for the cost and logistics of shipping your car in California.

Why Auto Shipping from Texas to California is Popular

Texas is cheaper than in California. In fact, the cost of land in California is almost thrice compared to Texas. In Texas, income tax is not levied to individuals unlike the case in California .But job opportunity and higher incomes in California are worth the move to many and that's why many decide to go.  Employment is one of the major reasons as to why people migrate to Texas from California. Texas has seen growth in technical, manufacturing and businesses where most people can secure job opportunities however some consider those opportunities limited.

Although we may not know your reason for relocation, we understand that need for auto shipping. Let us take that tedious and boring to take the over 1100-mile drive. Avoid wear, tear, and time wasted.

Get an instant quote to find out what your New York auto transport will cost and how long it will take to ship!

How to Prepare a Car for Shipping

Though the shipping responsibility belongs to the Auto Transporters, you as the owner of the car also have some responsibilities to perform. Most shippers will expect you to;

· Hand over copies of keys for the different lockable compartments. These keys are returned upon the delivery.

· Remove all personal properties from the vehicle before the pickup

· Disconnect any alarm system already in place

· Ensure that the car is in the perfect condition prior to shipping. That is, the car should be working properly.

· Ensure that the gas tank level is 1/8 or below

· Be available at the place and time of delivery. In cases where it is difficult to available yourself, some companies allow you to send a representative to sign the delivery documents on your behalf.


How do I ship my car from California to Texas?

The price we give you a fair price and the estimated time of delivery for your specific shipping route. From there you can book an order online or book an order with us over the phone. The first step is to get an instant cost quote on our car shipping calculator or giving us a call at 800-284-7177.

Do you provide open and enclosed from California to Texas?

Absolutely! We have both open and enclosed shipping. You can pick on the online quote system or call us.

What payment methods do you accept?

We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, AMEX, and debit cards. You can pay a deposit and cash later or put it all on your card!

What's included in the instant quote?

Everything is included in the quote.  Taxes, Insurance, and all surcharges. No hidden fees with NX!

Choosing the Best Company to Ship Your Car from Texas to California

There are many Auto Transport companies to choose from and many will have different pricing. The prices may differ depending on the company you choose. However, the fact remains that shipping your car is cheaper than making the drive.

Although each company you find promises to offer the best services, not all keep that promise. So, how do you know the best Auto Transport Company to trust with your car? It’s easy, you can find out in a number of ways;

Go through the Customer Reviews to be sure you are dealing with someone reputable. Going through the customers’ reviews is one of the best ways to decide the best Auto Transport Company for your car. Search Google, Angies List, Yelp, Facebook. If the customer reviews express satisfaction, you too should expect the same.

Check how the company is rated by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA).