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British Columbia Car Shipping & Auto Transport

Thursday, Nov 2, 2023 by Professional Car Carriers

Ship Your Vehicle To and From British Columbia With Professional Car Carriers

Professional Car Carriers (PCC) is your go-to choice for seamless vehicle transport to and from British Columbia. With a wealth of experience and a commitment to excellence, our company provides a reliable and efficient solution for all your vehicle transportation needs in this picturesque province.

British Columbia, renowned for its stunning landscapes, diverse communities, and vibrant cities, attracts individuals and families from across Canada and beyond. Whether you are relocating to British Columbia, buying or selling a vehicle, or need to ship your vehicle within the province, PCC is here to ensure a hassle-free experience.

Our services encompass a wide range of vehicles, from compact cars to luxury vehicles, trucks, and SUVs. We offer flexible delivery options, including convenient door-to-door service and terminal-to-terminal service, allowing you to choose the pick-up and drop-off locations that suit you best. Our extensive network covers not only Vancouver, but also surrounding cities and areas in British Columbia, making our services accessible throughout the province.

For those with urgent shipping needs, we provide expedited services to meet tight schedules. Our commitment to customer satisfaction, safety, and efficiency has made us a trusted partner for auto transport to and from British Columbia. 

Vehicle Pick-up/Delivery Options in BC

Our skilled drivers are fully prepared to transport your car to your preferred destination in British Columbia. We provide a range of options for both pick-up and drop-off. If you opt for added convenience, our local drivers can deliver your vehicle directly to your specified location with an associated extra charge. Alternatively, we can proactively coordinate a meeting point at a terminal that aligns with your schedule and convenience.

  • Terminal-to-Terminal: In BC, you are required to meet the transport truck at a specified commercial area for pickup and delivery. The truck driver will contact you to confirm a suitable meeting spot. Additionally, a car dealership can be used as another terminal location.

  • Door-to-door: We provide doorstep pickup and delivery services for your vehicle in different cities. Note that additional charges will apply. You have the option to choose between trucking and driving services for this process.

  • Contact Us for More Information: To learn more about our vehicle delivery and car shipping services in BC, please get in touch with our team.

How Does Vehicle Transport To and From British Columbia Work?

Here’s an overview of our auto transport process.

  1. Initial Booking: You will receive a booking form from our team to complete and return, which initiates the process.

  2. Quotation and Service Booking: After you receive a price quote, we'll provide a booking form for you to officially book our services.

  3. Coordination of Vehicle Transport: Following the booking, we will contact you to arrange the specifics for your vehicle's pickup and drop-off.

  4. Pre-Transport Vehicle Inspection: Our drivers conduct a detailed inspection of your vehicle's interior and exterior at both pickup and drop-off points. They will take photographs and upload them to our system for documentation.

  5. Secure Transport Preparation: Once the inspection is complete, we securely fasten your vehicle onto our carrier truck, ensuring safe transportation.

  6. Final Delivery and Inspection: Upon delivery at the destination, our drivers perform another inspection of your vehicle before it is handed back to you, guaranteeing that its condition remains the same throughout the journey.

Car Shipping Pricing and Quotes in BC

Our car shipping and delivery prices are calculated based on the location where you want your car transported. As well, the car’s weight, size, and modifications can impact the final shipping price. Customers can contact us for more details about our auto transport services or request an instant quote

Contact Us

Start your vehicle shipping journey by connecting with us through our website's contact form or by giving us a call at +1 888-755-6888. If you prefer email correspondence, you can reach us at pcc@professionalcarcarriers.com to gain comprehensive insights into our shipping process.

Transporting your vehicle to or from British Columbia doesn’t have to be stressful and challenging. Trust us to handle this process for you. Whether you own a sports car, a truck, or an SUV, our seasoned team has a track record of successfully transporting vehicles of all sizes and models. Don't hesitate to contact us today to arrange a pick-up or drop-off at a terminal, or simply request a quote for a convenient door-to-door service. Your vehicle is in capable hands.

FAQs

How much does it cost to ship a car from or to BC?

The cost of shipping your vehicle to or from British Columbia can be impacted by a range of factors, including:

  • Distance: The distance between your starting point and destination plays a significant role in determining expenses.

  • Vehicle Type and Size: The size and type of your vehicle are crucial factors, with larger vehicles generally incurring higher costs.

  • Accessibility: The ease of access to your pickup and drop-off locations can affect pricing, with remote or less accessible areas often leading to increased fees.

  • Seasonal Variations: Seasonal changes and weather conditions along your travel route can result in rate fluctuations.

  • Fuel Prices: Current fuel market rates also influence shipping costs.

  • Urgency: If you require expedited delivery, there may be an additional cost for faster service.

Generally, longer routes and larger vehicles tend to come with higher fees, while remote or less accessible locations may incur additional charges. Keep in mind that seasonal variations and fuel price trends can impact rates. For those in need of quicker delivery, we offer expedited shipping options at an extra cost to meet your urgent transportation requirements.

WHERE CAN I SHIP MY CAR TO or FROM?

At Professional Car Carriers, we pride ourselves on offering extensive vehicle transportation services across both Canada and the United States. Our primary focus is on delivering to the major cities across various provinces and states, ensuring that we cover major urban centers and meet the high demand in these areas.

However, our services extend beyond these primary locations. We understand that your needs may vary, and you might require vehicle transportation to other cities or towns. To accommodate these special requests, we offer personalized shipping solutions tailored to reach even the less frequented destinations. Get in touch with our team today for more information.

CAN I TRACK MY CAR DURING THE SHIPPING PROCESS?

Yes, definitely! To provide you with the latest information, we offer real-time updates on your vehicle's location and progress. You can easily obtain these updates by either calling or emailing our team. We're committed to keeping you informed every step of the way.

Is it necessary for me to be present at the time of pick up and delivery?

Yes, it's essential for someone to be there to hand over and receive the vehicle, give the keys to the driver, and sign off on the initial and final inspection reports. This individual can be anyone you trust who is over 18 years old and authorized to release or accept your vehicle on your behalf.

CAN I SHIP MY CAR WITH PERSONAL ITEMS INSIDE?

You may ship your personal belongings inside your vehicle within Canada. Professional Car Carriers permits personal items as long as they are below the window level. We do not charge extra for items that are inside the trunk of your vehicle. There is a charge of $150 plus tax added to the transport fee for large items in the front or back seat. For safety reasons, we don't allow dangerous goods, alcohol or prohibited items in the vehicles for shipping.

When should I schedule my vehicle transport?

The earlier you book your vehicle's transport, the better we can accommodate your requirements. Ideally, you should plan and schedule your vehicle's shipment about 2 to 3 weeks ahead. If you need faster service, we offer expedited shipping options for more urgent transport needs. Feel free to contact us and discuss with one of our car shipping specialists about the various scheduling options available for your vehicle's transport.

How do I pay for PCC's car shipping service?

At Professional Car Carriers, we offer various payment methods for your convenience:

  • Credit Card: We accept Visa and Master Cards at Professional Car Carriers. An additional charge of 3% will be applied to all orders processed with a credit card.

  • Direct Deposit: Direct deposits offer a convenient and reliable means to quickly deposit funds directly into your RBC account, allowing you quick access to your money.

  • Interac Email Transfer: Send the email transfer to pcc@professionalcarcarriers.com using the password "pcc." In the notes for the transfer, ensure that you include the name of the shipment and the order number for your shipment.

  • Wire Transfers: Please contact us for more details.