Shipping a Car to Russia from USA
Posted: September 20, 2016
Car Shipping Cost to Russia?
The cost for importing your vehicle to Russia depending where you're shipping your car from, your final destination, as well as your vehicle's make, model and other specifications. Unless you're temporarily importing a vehicle, car shipping costs to Russia also include additional customs, import taxes and fees. We offer a discount if more than one car is shipped.
To find out exact price in your case please fill out the quick quote request form.
What documents are neede when shipping a car to Russia?
- Passport & Visa
- Driver’s License
- Purchase Invoice
- Original Title & Registration
- License Plate
- Valid Insurance
- Certificates of Conformity and Matriculation
- Customs Declaration (for Ministry of Foreign Affairs registration)
Contact our office for exact paperwork needed.
How long does it take to ship a car to Russia?
NYC to Russia in general takes about 2-3 weeks. Of course where you’re shipping from/to adds time. Los Angeles to Russia can be 3-4 weeks via the Panama Canal. Arrival times are not guaranteed as weather and mechanical trouble can delay arrival - however I have not had any problems with delays - most ships are on a very tight schedule.
If you’re a left coaster, what you should consider is whether you want to drive across country for fun and ship from an east coast port. Or, do you want to put your car in a truck and ship it to east coast port? You also can just ship it from Long Beach, CA, Port Hueneme, CA or Galveston, TX. Just discuss options with us and consider your schedule.
What about if I don't live close to shipping port?
We can pick up your car and transport it to nearest shipping port or accross a country. Vehicles are either driven onto the ship or into auto containers which measure 7x7x19-feet long. Large or oversized vehicles will cost $150-$250 more to ship from a state to a terminal along with an additional surcharge aboard ship.
Sims, Waters & Associates - Why to choose us over other freight forwarders?
Our experienced shipping stuff will assist you every step of the way when shipping your car from the United States to the Russian Federation. Although car shipping from USA to Russia can be a complicated and sometimes expensive process, we have over hundred years of combined shipping experience in the worldwide shipping. Our personalized service offers easy and hassle-free shipping experience. We will handle all the paperwork for you.
Customers, who use our freight shipping services, using our freight shipping services again and again.
Sims, Waters & Associates, Inc. is licensed, bonded and C-TPAT certified.
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