Classic Car Shipping
With over 35 years of experience our team understands the importance of safe auto transportation for all classic and antique cars. We pay extra attention and care to all our vehicles when loading and unloading them. We also work with the most reliable and experienced auto transporters, so that we can provide a safe and reliable shipping experience.
We Accommodate All Vehicle Types & Handle Custom Orders Too
Custom orders include, but are not limited to rare vehicles, modified vehicles, antiques, or high-end vehicles. These vehicles are usually placed in custom crates, or are shipped by themselves with no other cargo on board. We ship these vehicles by both air, and marine depending on the orders needs.
How to Ship a Car to Europe
If you want to ship a car to Europe from the USA, you’ve come to the best resource to learn how. Shipping cars to Europe is a simple process when working with the right shipping company. Once you start with SCL, we take care of all the major steps to ship your car anywhere in Europe.
When shipping a car to Europe, start with all of the details particular to your shipment. A few of the things you should have in mind are the vehicle details, origin, and destination. With this info we can begin to work with you on completing your import.
Container Car Shipping to Europe
Container shipping is the most common way to ship a car to Europe. Containers offer necessary protection for the long trip and allow for additional services. Some services include consolidation rates, all-risk insurance, and loading goods inside the vehicle.
Consolidated car shipments are our most popular offering. With our volume of shipments, we can consolidate multiple cars going to the same location in Europe. By doing this, you only need to pay for the space your car takes up. This service offers the best rates with the protection of a container. The only downside with this is the shipment takes longer than exclusive containers because of the extra time to consolidate.
Exclusive containers are generally used when you have enough cars to fill it by yourself. This type of shipping is also used if you need to skip the time for consolidation and need to ship sooner.
Air Freight to Europe
Air freight shipping to Europe is used when time is the main concern and cost is not an issue. When using air service, the total transit time is around 2-3 weeks. This shipment type is very expensive and is usually for events or shows where there is a tight deadline and the vehicles are high value.
How Much Does Shipping Cars to Europe Cost
The cost for car shipping to Europe depends on factors specific to each person. An example is that the price to ship a car to Europe from Los Angeles will be more expensive than from New York, even with all other things the same. For this reason we create custom quotes for every car shipment to make sure you receive the most accurate price.
To begin shipping your car to Europe and get a custom quote, please fill out our Online Quote Form or call in at 310 549 0600.
When you are ready to ship your car to Europe, and if price is a major factor when determining who you choose, ask us for a quote. You will get a clear written quotation defining your options from the US origin port to Europe. Should you need any advice or information prior to making that decision, we are happy to answer all your questions.
Rates start as low as $850 for cars depending on vehicle dimensions, pickup location, and EU base port of entry.*
*These estimates are for ocean freight only in a shared container and don’t include destination fees or duties and taxes.