Texas to California Auto Transport

Texas to California Auto Transport

The easiest way to transport a car from Texas to California

Texas to California Auto Transport Experts

When you need to transport a car from Texas to California, you need auto transport 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 transport a car from Texas to California.

Pickup Anywhere in Texas Delivery Anywhere in California

We provide direct door-to-door auto transport service from any residential or business location in Texas to any location in California.

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Texas to California Auto Transport Experts

When you need to transport a car from Texas to California, you need auto transport 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 transport a car from Texas to California.

Pickup Anywhere in Texas Delivery Anywhere in California

We provide direct door-to-door auto transport service from any residential or business location in Texas to any location in California.

Route Availability

10 / 10

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

Approximate Distance

1,600 miles

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

Estimated Transit Time

3 - 5 days

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

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RoadRunner Makes Shipping a Car From Texas to California as Easy as 1-2-3!

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Miami, FL

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"When I bought a car out of state I was unsure what to expect with the shipping. RoadRunner made everything so easy!"

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Lufkin, TX

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Boston, MA

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"My car arrived in mint condition. The service was great and the personnel very courteous. Great job guys!"

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Fresno, CA

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Shipping from the State Of Texas

Texas is the second most populated state in the US. It is also the second largest state in the U.S. It is situated in the South Central part of the United States. It shares a border with Mexico to the south and the US states of New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana. It's total area is 268,820 square miles (696,200 sq km). The state has 10 climatic regions, 14 different types of soil regions, and 11 distinct ecological regions. Its classification into different types of regions is thus tricky. One system of classification into the Gulf Coastal Plains, Interior Lowlands, Great Plains, and Basin and Range Province.

Texas to California Auto Transport
Auto Transport Texas to California

Shipping to 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.

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 Texas to California depends on the type of vehicle you are shipping and the timeframe you intend to ship. Calculate your Texas to California auto transport quote instantly via our online quote calculator to get an accurate rate for your transport.


The estimated transit time from Texas to California is 3 - 5 days. The approximate distance for this route is around 1,600 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 Texas to California with RoadRunner is as easy as 1-2-3. Step 1 - Calculate your instant auto transport quote and select a convenient time for pickup. Step 2 - Your vehicle is picked up from your sepcified location in Texas. Step 3 - Your vehicle is delivered to your specified location in California.


You may ship personal belongings inside of your car, the total weight of these items cannot be more than a hundred pounds and has to be left in the trunk or back seats (under the window line). Please note that personal belonging are not covered under insurance if they are reported as damaged or missing.


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.


The Bill of Lading is a very important document used by car shipping companies that documents any pre-existing damage on the vehicle during the time of pickup. It also serves as a record of your contact info and the official agreement for transport. If you want to file any insurance claim regarding your shipment you will need the Bill of Lading.


Yes, the city and zip code will suffice until your exact pickup or delivery location is known.