Sample Motorcycle Shipping Rates


UNCRATED SHIPPING
METAL PALLET SHIPPING
WOOD PALLET SHIPPING
CONTAINER or CRATED SHIPPING


UNCRATED SHIPPING RATES

Uncrated (no pallet) roll on/roll off shipping rates range from $280 on short distance shipments to as low as $570 on most coast to coast shipments. The rate mainly depends on transport distance, origin/destination locations, size of vehicle and the current price of fuel. Shippingmasters negotiates with numerous uncrated motorcycle shipping companies, on most shipments we provide more than one uncrated shipping option for you to consider.


METAL PALLET SHIPPING RATES

This option has a rates of $595-$695 on most bike shipments. The door to door enclosed trailer metal pallet shipper provides a heavy duty metal pallet and soft tiedown straps. They mount your bike to a metal pallet and secure it using soft tiedown straps on the front and rear of the bike. They transport thousands of bikes each year. Pick up and delivery points must be tractor/trailer accessible. If not, the shipper may be willing to meet you at a nearby location for pick up or delivery. The shippers trucks have ramps or lift gates, loading docks are usually not required. This shipper does not service the entire continental United States and in some limited areas they do not use a pallet.


WOOD PALLET SHIPPING RATES

PALLET SHIPPER BASE RATES – BIKES/ATV’s
WITHIN ZONE $585
CROSS 1 ZONE $595
CROSS 2 ZONES $690
COAST TO COAST $730

If you select the wood pallet shipping option, the shipper provides a wooden pallet and secures your bike to the pallet using soft tiedown straps (no pallet used for ATV or trike shipments).

These wood pallet base rate prices are based on a zone to zone guide:

  • Transport within a zone is the least expensive.
  • Transport across 1 zone is the next higher price.
  • Transport across 2 zones is the next higher price.
  • Transport cross country is the most expensive.

If your bike or ATV weighs over 700 pounds see additional charges below on the wood pallet option only:

  • Bikes/ATV’s between 700-799lbs add $50 to base rate.
  • Bikes/ATV’s between 800-899lbs add $100 to base rate
  • Bikes/ATV’s between 900-999lbs add $150 to base rate.
  • Bikes/ATV’s between 1000-1099lbs add $200 to base rate.

CONTAINER / CRATED SHIPPING RATES

CONTAINER SHIPPING RATES

ZONE

A

B

C

D

E

F

A

$545

$625

$625

$700

$785

$785

B

$545

$545

$700

$625

$785

$785

C

$625

$700

$545

$625

$700

$700

D

$700

$625

$625

$545

$625

$625

E

$785

$785

$700

$700

$545

$625

F

$785

$785

$700

$625

$625

$545

Deduct between $120-$290 if you provide your own crate.

If you select the container shipping option, the shipper provides a heavy duty metal container specifically designed for transporting bikes. You are required to bring the bike to the shippers origin terminal and place the bike inside their container. You then pick up the bike at the shippers destination terminal. You can also provide your own wooden crate, crate the bike, drop off and pick up the crated bike at the crated shippers terminals. The crated rate is $120-$290 less than the rates noted in the rate matrix above. The Container/Crated shippers terminals are located near the main airports in each city they service. Terminal Locations.

A fuel surcharge may apply to the rates listed herein.

Rates listed are for reference purposes only, actual rates may vary