Auto Shipping to Hawaii from the Mainland
Coastal Auto Shipping provides auto shipping to Hawaii from almost all mainland locations. The rates when you ship a car to Hawaii from any mainland port will be the same for all passenger vehicles. Mainland ports will include Long Beach, Seattle, and Oakland. The rate includes automobiles commonly known as limousines, station wagons, passenger vans, pick-up trucks or commercial trucks. The standard rates will not apply if any vehicle surpasses the dimensions of 21’8″ L x 8′ W x 7′ H, or vehicles with built-in accommodations for cooking or sleeping. When shipping to Hawaii from the Seattle port vehicle cannot exceed 21’8″ L 7′ W 6’3″ H. The ports to pick up from in Hawaii include Honolulu, Hilo, Nawiliwili Harbor and Kahului, unfortunately land transport cannot be provided. Nationwide vehicle delivery and pickup can be accommodated to transport your car from any city of origin. We also provide options of open auto shipping and enclosed auto shipping services if shipping a new, classic or luxury car. Mainland transport rates will depend mostly on your vehicle’s size and the location of origin.
The shipment process transit times can vary depending on the origin of pick up in the mainland. However, ocean transit to Hawaii from any mainland port will remain anywhere from 6-12 days. As an example, if you are shipping your vehicle to Hawaii from the east coast of the United States the complete process usually takes 20-25 days. In some cases, unforeseen delays may occur due to factors such as weather. We ask that you please understand, customer notification will be provided ahead of time. For additional information please fill out our instant auto transport quote or give Coastal Auto Shipping a call today 888-207-3176.
Rules and Regulations
When shipping to the Islands of Hawaii the following will be required:
- A picture ID or Identification Card
- A booking reservation number provided by Coastal Auto Shipping
- Automobile must be cleaned inside and out
No personal belongings inside the vehicle. Only items allowed are the documents kept in the glove box and one baby seat.
- The fuel or gas tank must contain 1/4 or less
- Chips or cracks on the windshield have to be repaired
- The emergency brake has to be in proper working order
- Cashier’s Check
- Money Order
- Master Card, VISA, Discover, American Express