Train & Rail Car Transport Services

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Looking for a reliable and efficient way to transport your car across the country? Look no further than Car Transport Express! With years of experience in the vehicle transport industry, our team of experts are trusted leaders when it comes to interstate car transport by train. With a commitment to safety, reliability, and affordability, Car Transport Express makes it easy and stress-free to get your vehicle where it needs to go. Whether you’re moving to a new state, buying or selling a car, or managing a fleet of vehicles, we offer competitive pricing and efficient delivery. So, why wait? Contact us today to find out more!

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What is Train & Rail Car Transport Services?

Car transport via train or rail is a specialised mode of transportation whereby vehicles are carried in rail cars or ‘autoracks’, often across large distances. The vehicles are loaded onto the rail cars, secured in place with fabric webbing to strap the car down around each tyre, and the rail cars are then raised and attached to a train. Once the train arrives at its destination, the cars are unloaded and delivered to their final destination. Rail transport is a popular option for individuals and businesses looking to move their vehicles interstate due to its convenience, affordability, and reliability.

Benefits of Train & Rail Car Transport Services

There are several benefits to transporting cars interstate by train in Australia. Firstly, it’s a cost-effective way to move vehicles across long distances, with a lower environmental impact than other forms of transport. In addition, rail transport is generally considered to be safer and more reliable than road transport, with fewer accidents and a lower risk of theft or damage. Finally, using a car transport service that has experience in rail transport can make the process more streamlined and efficient, with add-on options such as door-to-door service.

Our Interstate Vehicle Transport Services Include

At Car Transport Express, we offer a comprehensive interstate vehicle transport service via rail. We specialise in transporting passenger cars (including larger models such as 4WDs and utes) using sturdy open-air autoracks. To meet our customers’ needs, we offer drop-off and pick-up services at specified locations or door-to-door transport for ultimate convenience. With a team of experienced professionals and a commitment to providing reliable and professional services, Car Transport Express offers a hassle-free solution for anyone looking to move their vehicle/s across Australia.

What Locations Do We Offer Interstate Transport For?

Car Transport Express offers rail transport options for customers in all Australian states. Direct rail transport services are available from Adelaide to Perth and Darwin, as well as return services. For all other states, vehicles are transported via road to Adelaide, and then on to their final destination via rail. Our road transport services offer drop-off or collection options from Sydney, Adelaide, Melbourne, Brisbane, Tasmania and Perth, and delivery can be arranged anywhere in Australia.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How Long Does It Take To Transport A Car Interstate by Train & Rail?

    The time it takes to transport a car interstate via rail is dependent on a range of factors, including the distance between the pickup and delivery locations, the rail network’s capacity, and any unforeseen delays. On average, customers can expect their vehicle to be in transit for 7-14 days. Contact us for a more accurate estimate based on your specific locations.

    Are Vehicles Covered By Insurance?

    Yes, your car or vehicle is covered by insurance. In the unlikely event your car is damaged during transit, it will be covered under transit protection of up to $60,000 per car. There are conditions applicable which are detailed in the Terms and Conditions.

    What Sized Cars do you Transport by Train & Rail?

    We offer rail transport for all types of passenger vehicles, including larger models such as utes and 4WDs. Our team is committed to providing you with the highest level of service, ensuring that your vehicle is transported to its destination safely and efficiently, no matter its size.

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    If you’re looking for a reliable and cost-effective way to transport your vehicle interstate, get in touch with our knowledgeable team to learn more about our rail transport services and receive a personalised quote. Trust the experts; trust Car Transport Express.

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