Ship Your Car, Truck or Motorcycle to Texas with Confidence
Everything’s bigger in Texas - including the state itself. It’s more than 800 miles on I-10 between the Sabine River, which marks the border with Louisiana, and El Paso, which sits on the western border with New Mexico and Mexico. It’s so big that 15 other U.S. states could fit inside of it. But size isn’t everything. Texas also attracts many people who move to the state for a great job market and low cost of living, including the lack of a sales tax.
If you’re moving to Texas, getting your car there needs to be part of the plan. One option that saves wear and tear on your car is to hire an auto transport company to get your vehicle to your new home efficiently and safely. No matter where you move in the state of Texas, from Dallas and Fort Worth in North Texas down to Houston, Austin and San Antonio, you can get your professionally moved for a reasonable price. And it will save you the trouble of driving a long distance, as well as the cost of food, fuel and lodging on the road.
When looking for car shipping services in Texas, you want experienced professionals for the job. When doing your research, keep in mind important factors such as the following.
Cost.Auto transport companies should offer an obligation-free quote online and reasonable prices for your move to Texas.
Transport options auto transport companies offer open, enclosed and flatbed carriers and can transport cars, trucks, SUVS, compacts, motorcycles, classic cars and even boats.
Proper license and insurance Only work with fully insured companies that have met all federal and state regulations to operate as a commercial carrier.
Favorable reviews Reviews of the company from past customers should be generally favorable.
Direct Connect Auto Transport meets all these standards. With decades of experience in the auto transport business, we operate a customer-focused car shopping company that efficiently moves cars anywhere in the United States. That includes cities in Texas such as Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, Corpus Christi, Plano, Laredo and all the surrounding suburban communities and satellite cities (Sugar Land, Irving, Grand Prairie).
Texas Car Shipping FAQ
How Much Does It Cost To Ship a Car?
For the most part, the same factors determine cost whether you ship a car, truck, motorcycle, boat or other type of vehicle to or from Texas. You can get an instant quote by using our secure online quote and order form.
- Distance. The cost of shipping a car to or from Texas depends in part on the distance, which impacts fuel and driver labor hours.
- Type of carrier. Direct Connect Auto Transport offers open carriers, the most cost-efficient auto transport option, as well as enclosed carriers that offer more protection for vehicles in a temperature-controlled environment.
- Type of vehicle. The size of a vehicle also impacts cost. Direct Connect has experience in every type of vehicle, including cars, trucks, SUVs, RVs, boats, motorcycles and commercial construction equipment.
- Location. Your destination in Texas can impact the cost of service. For example, large cities such as Houston, the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, San Antonio, Austin, El Paso are typically less costly than moves to rural areas.
- Seaconal factors. The auto transport industry has seasons that are busier than others. Typically, they include summer and early fall. Moving during these times can impact cost.
How Far In Advance Should I Schedule My Auto Transport?
At Direct Connect Auto Transport, we suggest booking at least two to three weeks in advance. During the busy season, the earlier you can book, the better chance you have at getting the exact date you want for your service. We do our best to fit in your move no matter when you contact us. You can call 800-980-2222 to get more information on how to book your auto transport service.
How Can I Pay for My Car Shipping Service?
Direct Connect Auto Transport accepts MasterCard, Visa, American Express or Discover for deposits and full prepayment. Balances due upon delivery can only be paid for by cash, cashier's check, postal money order or an official bank check.
Is My Car Shipped From Door-to-Door?
Direct Connect Auto Transport picks up and drops off your vehicle at your residence, office or any place you request, as long as it is accessible and allowed by local law. There’s no need to go to a terminal to ship your vehicle or accept delivery.
What Are Some of the Most Common Vehicles Shipped to Texas?
They include the Honda Civic and Accord, Toyota Camry and RAV-4, and the Chevrolet Camaro.
Texas is the second largest state in the country. A booming economy and affordable prices have drawn people from across the nation and around the world to move to the Lone Star State. Moving to Texas can provide people with many opportunities and the chance to enjoy life in a large, diverse and growing state. Contact Direct Connect Auto Transport to find out how we can make your move less stressful by offering a safe and convenient way to move your vehicle to Texas.