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Seattle Car Shipping Services

Seattle Car Shipping Services

The easiest way to ship a car to or from Seattle, WA

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Top Rated Seattle Car Shipping Experts

For over 30 years, RoadRunner Auto Transport has been providing safe and reliable Seattle car shipping services. We provide direct service to and from any residential or business location in Seattle, WA - safely delivering thousands of vehicles on a monthly basis.

The Convenient Seattle Car Shipping Company

Through our advanced network of over 25,000 transporters nationwide, we offer the most convenient Seattle car shipping options.

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Top Rated Seattle Car Shipping Experts

For over 30 years, RoadRunner Auto Transport has been providing safe and reliable Seattle car shipping services. We provide direct service to and from any residential or business location in Seattle, WA - safely delivering thousands of vehicles on a monthly basis.

The Convenient Seattle Car Shipping Company

Through our advanced network of over 25,000 transporters nationwide, we offer the most convenient Seattle car shipping options.

Carrier Availability

5 / 5

Seattle has a carrier availability score of 5/5.

Availability Rating


The availability rating to and from Seattle is Excellent.

Average Pickup Time

1-3 Days

The average time from booking to pickup is 1-3 days.

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How does vehicle transport to and from Seattle work?

1. Get Your Car Shipping Quote: Being one of the best car shipping companies, RoadRunner offers free, no-obligation car shipping quotes. You'll need to decide between open or enclosed auto transport carriers. Open-carrier shipping is the most popular and cost-effective choice. Auto transporter companies like RoadRunner Auto Transport also offer enclosed carriers for additional protection.
2. Vehicle Pickup: Once you get your quote, you can book online or speak with an auto transportation specialist to schedule a date for pickup. On the day of your pickup, your vehicle will be carefully loaded onto the carrier. With RoadRunner, you can track the status of your shipment online at any time.
3. Vehicle Delivery: On the day of your delivery, your vehicle will be safely offloaded from the auto transporters truck and a final inspection will be completed to confirm that your vehicle was delivered in the same condition as when it was picked up.

What factors affect the cost to ship a car?

Several factors can affect your car shipping cost to or from Seattle, WA including:
  • The distance of your move from origin to destination
  • The type and size of your vehicle
  • Your chosen transport type: open, enclosed, or top-loaded
  • The accessibility of your pickup and delivery locations
  • Depending on your route, the time of year can add a seasonality factor
  • Current fuel prices
  • The speed of delivery
Longer distances, larger vehicles, and enclosed transport typically result in higher costs. Rural or hard-to-reach locations can also increase prices.
Costs may fluctuate depending on the time of year and fuel prices. Expedited shipping services are available for faster delivery but come at a higher cost.
Our Seattle car shipping specialists are always available to discuss which factors matter most to you for your particular car transport with the goal of getting you the best value through the process.
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Reliable car shipping to and from Seattle, Washington

Seattle, WA is a major hub for international trade and commerce, making it a easily accessible location for car shipping. The city is home to several ports, including the Port of Seattle, which is one of the busiest ports on the West Coast. This makes it easy for car shipping companies like RoadRunner Auto Transport to import and export vehicles to and from Seattle.
In addition to its port access, Seattle has a well-developed transportation infrastructure, with major highways and interstates like I-5, I-90, and SR-99 all passing through the city. This means that car shipping carriers can easily access Seattle and transport vehicles to their final destination.
Finally, Seattle is home to a diverse and vibrant community, with many people moving in and out of the city every year for work or personal reasons. This creates a strong demand for car shipping services, making Seattle a competitive and affordable location to ship a car from or to.
RoadRunner's carrier availability rating for Seattle is Excellent, with an average time from booking to pickup of 1-3 days.

Seattle auto transport resources

Washington State Department of Licensing: This is the official website to register a car in Washington. The site contains all of the necessary information, including the required documents and fees, to register a car. The website also provides links to other relevant resources, such as insurance and emissions testing. URL:
Washington State Patrol: The Washington State Patrol is responsible for enforcing traffic laws and regulations. Their website provides information about inspections, emissions testing, and VIN inspections. Their site also has information on registering a vehicle with a salvage title. URL:
Washington State Department of Ecology: The Department of Ecology oversees emissions testing in Washington. Their website provides information on how to get an emissions test, common problems that can cause a vehicle to fail the test, and what to do if your vehicle fails the emissions test. URL:
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Information about Seattle, Washington

In 2017, Seattle, WA had a population of 725k people with a median age of 35.6 and a median household income of $86,822. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Seattle, WA grew from 704,358 to 724,764, a 2.9% increase and its median household income grew from $83,476 to $86,822, a 4.01% increase.
The economy of Seattle, WA employs 436k people. The largest industries in Seattle, WA are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (79,268 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (56,820 people), and Retail Trade (54,629 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($97,209), Information ($89,301), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($80,759).

Contact RoadRunner to learn more and get started

If you need your vehicle shipped, count on a reliable auto transport company that gets cars where they need to be quickly and safely. As the leading American auto shipping service, RoadRunner has over 30 years of experience delivering cars cross country. Our team of highly trained transport professionals strives to provide the best level of service at every turn, from coordination and customer support to dispatch and delivery.
Whether you need a car transported in or out of the city, RoadRunner can set you up with convenient Seattle auto shipping services at an affordable price. We also offer full coverage insurance options for enhanced protection. Call (888) 777-2123 or use our car shipping calculator online to get an instant quote today.
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"You can trust this company to provide excellent service and set your mind at ease with the delivery of your vehicle."

Trish A.

Miami, FL

5 stars
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"I was able to get a quote and book within a few minutes. Simple and convenient experience - thank you RoadRunner!"

John T.

Houston, TX

5 stars
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"I called RoadRunner and was able to have my car picked up that same day and delivered over 500 miles away the next day!"

Joan B.

Boston, MA

5 stars
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"We needed 2 cars shipped across the country last minute and RoadRunner really came through big time for us!"

Amanda M.

Los Angeles, CA

5 stars
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Washington Car Shipping Routes

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The RoadRunner Advantage

Below, you can find the benefits and advantages of shipping with Roadrunner Auto Transport.

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Top-Rated Auto Shipping

We have thousands of 5-star reviews for exceptional vehicle shipping services.

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Nationwide Door-to-Door Service

We provide direct service to and from any residential or business location in the US.

Complete vehicle coverage

Complete Vehicle Coverage

We offer the most comprehensive coverage options for complete peace of mind.

No up front deposit required

No Up-Front Deposit Required

You don't pay a penny until the day your shipment is scheduled for pickup.

Extended office hours

Extended Office Hours

We're available past normal business hours in every timezone in the country.

Online shipment tracking

24/7 Online Shipment Tracking

You can track the status of your shipment online anytime at your convenience.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

The cost of shipping a car to Seattle depends on where the vehicle will be picked up and the timeframe you intend to ship. Calculate your Seattle car shipping quote instantly via our online quote calculator to get an accurate rate and carrier availability for your shipment.

Shipping a car to Seattle is as easy as 1-2-3 when you ship with RoadRunner Auto Transport. Step 1 - Calculate your instant car shipping quote and select a convenient time for pickup. Step 2 - Your vehicle is picked up from your specified location, anywhere in the country. Step 3 - Your vehicle is delivered to your specified location in Seattle.

Yes, through our advanced network of specialized carrier nationwide, we can ship vehicles of any size. However, you will need to call for a specialized rate quote based on the dimensions of the oversized vehicle you would like to ship. Our online quote calculator will not be able to generate a quote for you because pricing via the calculator is based only on standard and unmodified vehicle sizes and specfications.

To get a quote for shipping your vehicle, you can either use our instant online car shipping quote calculator above or you can call (888) 422-7584 to receive a quote from one of our car transport pricing specialists. In order for us to calculate your quote we will need to know the location you are shipping from and to, the type of vehicle you would like to ship, and the date your vehicle will be ready.

The transit time for your shipment is based mostly on the mileage between the pickup and delivery location. Generally, every five hundred miles will add one day to the transit time - so for a 1,000 mile transport, the transit time would be 2-3 days. Check out our estimated transit times for a detailed view of approximate delivery times.

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.

Open transport is the most common car shipping method. There are two types of open-air transporters. Majority of shipments are be made with 8-10 car carriers. Smaller carriers which hold 2-3 cars are used for shorter more local moves. There is broader network of carrier availability for open-air carriers since they are used more often. We suggest choosing enclosed shipping methods when shipping classic, luxury or exotic vehicles. Enclosed transporters guarantee maximum protection from exposure to any open-air elements on the road. We suggest booking your enclosed transport in advance since there is limited carrier availability.