If you are looking to ship a car to the USA, then First Base Freight are both competent and totally professional vehicle shippers. We have successfully shipped hundreds of vehicles from and to the UK to all States right across the USA for many years. We can collect your vehicle, clear it through customs both in the UK and in the USA & ship it to many ports either by roll on/roll off or in its very own dedicated 20ft or 40ft container.
We will handle all the paperwork and produce the documentation that is required for your vehicle shipment to the USA, such as the ISF filing; which is a legal requirement for any vehicle or container entering in to the U.S. We wil always endeavour to keep you fully informed throughout the shipment process, we will even track your car very closely until it reaches it’s final destination.
First Base Freight has many affiliated warehouses throughout the USA, we work with a select few agents that can safely deliver your vehicle by truck to any destination within a few days of the vessel arrival. Our agents have been hand picked due to their work ethics and professional approach.
We offer Ro Ro services to New York (Newark), Baltimore, Galveston, Brunswick, Port Hueneme, Tacoma, Jacksonville and Charleston. The rest of USA would be shipped by container services with weekly departures from Felixstowe or Southampton. So what ever the mode of transport to the USA, we can assist you every step of the way.
When shipping a vehicle to USA from the UK, we would require copies of the following documentation:
When shipping any car to the USA you may also want to consider having your vehicle collected and delivered to the port for you. This will not only save you time, but could also save you money in train fayres and bus journeys. We offer collection by fully insured Trade Plate Drivers or if required, we can collect/deliver your vehicle on a single car transporter. Please call for a rate, we just need to know that your vehicle is roadworthy, has a current MOT and the postcode for the your collection.