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When shipping a car from Florida to Texas, many factors come along with shipping. These factors also affect the cost of shipping, like distance, fuel price, type of vehicle, vehicle condition, etc, bringing variation in the cost. On average, if we see the market cost to ship a car under 1500 miles, the per-mile cost comes to around $1.23.
Rapid Auto Shipping experts have studied the data of recent shipping and market conditions and prepared the following table for a better understanding of time and cost for Florida to Texas Vehicle Transport Service.
|From Florida to Texas
|Average Shipping cost
|Estimated Shipping Time
|Tallahassee, FL to Austin, TX
|$584 to $741
|2 to 4 days
|Jacksonville, FL to Dallas, TX
|$610 to $759
|2 to 4 days
|Orlando, FL to Fort Worth, TX
|$694 to $897
|3 to 5 days
|Tampa, FL to San Antonio, TX
|$689 to $942
|3 to 5 days
|Miami, FL to Houston, TX
|$720 to $989
|3 to 5 days
|Cape Coral, FL to Plano, TX
|$720 to $989
|4 to 5days
|Port St. Lucie, FL to Corpus Christi, TX
|$737 to $1021
|4 to 5 days
|Hialeah, FL to Arlington, TX
|$807 to $1035
|4 to 6 days
|Fort Lauderdale, FL to Laredo, TX
|$807 to $1035
|4 to 6 days
|St. Petersburg, FL to El Paso, TX
|$956 to $1102
|5 to 7 days
Note: The cost and time for Florida to Texas auto shipping service is estimated based on recent shipping using an open car carrier and stable market conditions. Please contact our executive for custom requirements or queries at (833) 233-4447.
When shipping a car from Florida to Texas, our carrier has to cover at least 1400 to 1800 miles, which takes at least 5 to 6 days if our driver works 6 hours daily.
But certain factors bring variation in the price, making it difficult to calculate extract timing That is why we provide details on timing through data of our recent shipping and market conditions. It is essential to be aware of the following factors when going for a Florida to Texas car shipping Service:
This is the primary factor affecting the time, but there is an assumption that long distances exceed 1500 miles when shipping. Rapid Auto Shipping doesn't take any stop to load and unload the car we load only at one location and then ship only to a few locations, which reduces the time for shipping.
Type of carrier:
We provide various types of carriers according to the vehicle. Open and enclosed carriers usually take less time to ship than flatbed and low-boy carriers due to their cargo weights. Carriers also take time to load and unload the vehicle, changing the shipping time.
The condition of the vehicle brings a significant change in the timing as an operable vehicle can easily get loaded and unloaded from the carrier, whereas an inoperable vehicle needs proper attention and equipment, security measures, and increasing time.
The time of the year or season brings a lot of changes in Florida to Texas auto transport Services as in summer months (June to August), there is high demand for auto shipping, and a lot of people move from one state to another causing road problems and traffic increasing time same as in Winter (December to February) roads are covered with snow and less availability of trailers increase the time. The best time to ship a car from FL to TX is spring and fall, as clear weather and roads save a lot of time for FL to TX car shipping.
As the route from Florida to Texas car shipping is about 1400 miles, the demand for shipping different vehicles also increases, leading to the availability and need for many shipping carriers for different vehicles. Rapid Auto Shipping also provides the following types of carriers to deliver your car from Florida to Texas auto shipping service. The following is the list of carriers that are in high demand for shipping vehicles for the Florida to Texas route.
Open Car Carrier:
These are the standard carriers used to ship cars like sedans and regular cars that families and students commonly use for day-to-day activities. These carriers are highly available, making them the most affordable for shipping cars. Although the open design exposes your car to unwanted elements while shipping. This is best for standard car shipping from FL to TX.
Enclosed Car Carrier:
These carriers are like closed containers, making them perfect for transporting high-value cars that are unique and exotic. Enclosed carriers provide safety and security to your vehicles. These carriers could cost more, but they are worth their service.
These carriers are used for shipping heavy vehicles that find difficulty in shipping in standard carriers due to their weight and size. These carriers can ship buses, tractors, and small trucks efficiently, These carriers are also used for bulk shipping of cars and motorcycles or shipping of inoperable vehicles.
When transporting your vehicle or car from one state to another, some rules and steps help in shipping services. Following are the rules that make Florida to Texas car shipping processor easier :
Start by washing your car and cleaning the interior of your car. By washing, you can identify any dents or damages that are covered with dust, and please remove any personal items from the car as they can be prone to theft for shipping. This will help you to get a clear view of your car and allow you to take out every important thing from the car that you have stored in the car.
After washing the car, you will get a better view of it than before. Take a proper inspection of the car, note the present condition and take pictures of the car, especially if there is any damage, scratches, or dents to your vehicle. Please inform our experts if there is any severe damage; also, please send us a copy of the notes.
Please gather all the necessary papers related to your car, and also, please collect and read all the papers provided by auto shippers, as they will help you get a better idea about the process. These documents will allow us to identify you and your car. Make sure to carefully handle all the papers provided by us as they will help you throughout the process.
Some vital checks have to be done before shipping. Check tire pressure, Fluid level, Battery level, and fill the fuel tank only to a quarter or a half cutting unnecessary weight. Please ensure you check all these out, and if there is any default, make it right before shipping, as major faults could damage your car and another vehicle in the trailer while shipping.
It is important to take insurance before shipping as it will protect your vehicle from unforeseen events during shipping. Rapid Auto Shipping provides insurance with every shipping service you can check that, and if you want any changes related to the insurance, please inform our expert.
How to ship Vehicle Florida to Texas ?
It's as simple as 1-2-3 to ship a car from
Florida to Texas with Rapid Auto Shipping.
Step 1: Get a quick auto shipment quote for Florida to Texas Auto Shipping and schedule a pickup time that works for you. With our online quote form, you can easily get a quote, enter your origin and destination, choose your shipping dates, and book your reservation online or over the phone for your Florida to Texas car shipping!
Step 2: Your vehicle will be picked up from a certain place in Florida. Your vehicle will be thoroughly inspected and put onto the carrier on the day of pickup. Our direct service allows us to pick up from any home or company in Florida.
Step 3: Your vehicle is delivered to the address you provide in Texas . Your vehicle will be offloaded safely, and a final examination will be performed to ensure that it was delivered in the same condition as when it was picked up.