California to Hawaii Car Shipping

California to Hawaii Car Shipping

The easiest way to ship a car from California to Hawaii

California to Hawaii Car Shipping Experts

When you need to ship a car from California to Hawaii, you need car shipping experts you can rely on. Through our advanced network of over 14,000 open and enclosed auto transporters nationwide, we can provide you with a safe and reliable way to ship a car from California to Hawaii.

Pickup Anywhere in California Delivery Anywhere in Hawaii

We provide direct door-to-door car shipping service from any residential or business location in California to any location in Hawaii.

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California to Hawaii Car Shipping Experts

When you need to ship a car from California to Hawaii, you need car shipping experts you can rely on. Through our advanced network of over 14,000 open and enclosed auto transporters nationwide, we can provide you with a safe and reliable way to ship a car from California to Hawaii.

Pickup Anywhere in California Delivery Anywhere in Hawaii

We provide direct door-to-door car shipping service from any residential or business location in California to any location in Hawaii.

Route Availability

8 / 10

Based on recent dispatch reports, the carrier availability rating from California to Hawaii is 8/10.

Approximate Distance

1,000 miles

The center of each state is used to approximate mileage between locations.

Estimated Transit Time

2 - 3 days

Estimated transit times are based on carriers traveling up to 500 miles per day.

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Shipping from the State Of California

Nicknamed "the Golden State", California is located along the Pacific coast of the United States. It is bordered by Oregon to the north, by Nevada and Arizona to the west, and by Mexico to the south.

The capital of California is Sacramento, and its largest city is Los Angeles. California is the most populous state in the United States, with an estimated population of over 38 million. California is the third largest state by area in the country, with a total of 163,696 square miles (423,970 square kilometers).

California is divided into 58 counties and there are 481 incorporated cities and towns. There are five major metropolitan areas in California, around which most of the states population resides. These metropolitan areas are Los Angeles, the San Francisco Bay Area, Riverside-San Bernadino, San Diego, and Sacramento.

California to Hawaii Car Shipping
Car Shipping California to Hawaii

Shipping to the State Of Hawaii

Hawaii is an archipelago of islands in the central Pacific Ocean, and holds the distinction of being the only US state that is completely comprised of islands. The main islands of the state are Hawaii, Maui, Oahu, Kauai, Molokai, Lanai, Niihau,and Kohoolawe. The island archipelago is located some 2,000 miles southwest of the US mainland. The islands have been formed through continuous activity of tectonic plates. The active volcanoes of Hawaii are located in the southern half of the island named Hawaii. The state of Hawaii is host to a whole variety of flora and fauna and a whole range of environments from its tropical climate to its high altitude.

Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about the vehicle shipping process.


The cost of shipping a car from California to Hawaii depends on the type of vehicle you are shipping and the timeframe you intend to ship. Calculate your California to Hawaii car shipping quote instantly via our online quote calculator to get an accurate rate for your transport.


The estimated transit time from California to Hawaii is 2 - 3 days. The approximate distance for this route is around 1,000 miles. Standard carriers typically travel an average of 500 miles per day. Expedited service is also available for shipments that require quicker delivery.


Shipping a car from California to Hawaii with RoadRunner is as easy as 1-2-3. Step 1 - Calculate your instant car shipping quote and select a convenient time for pickup. Step 2 - Your vehicle is picked up from your sepcified location in California. Step 3 - Your vehicle is delivered to your specified location in Hawaii.


The driver will get the car transporter as close to your door as he can legally and safely get. In most cases, the driver will be able to pickup and deliver directly at your door. Some cities may have restrictions on large trucks that prohibit them from driving into residential areas. Auto transport trucks are large and need lots of room to maneuver and turn around, so if access to the pickup or delivery location is restricted by narrow streets, low-hanging trees or tight turns, the driver may ask that you meet at a location nearby with a large parking lot, such as a grocery store.


Yes, you can pay the full transport cost via credit card. If you want to pay in full online, you can do so at the time of booking either online or by phone with a shipping agent. With this option, you can make a convenient, one-time payment with a credit or debit card. You also have the option of paying a deposit with your credit card and then paying the rest of your remining balance with cash upon delivery.


The further in advance you schedule your shipment, the more likely we will be able to meet the time requirements you desire. For best results, we suggest scheduling your transport at least 2 to 3 weeks in advance. Expedited shipping options are available in order to accomodate shipments that require . You can always give us a call and ask one of our car shipping experts what your options are in terms of the schedule for your car transport.


You should have about a quarter of a tank of gas in your car at the time of shipment. This leaves enough for the car to be loaded and unloaded but doesn't add much additional weight.