Alaska Car Transport

Alaska & West Coast Ports • Cars, Trucks, Trailers, RVs, Motorhomes, Boats • 24/7 Shipment Tracking


Reliable Car Transport To & From Alaska

Alaska is a beautiful state with many great adventures to be had. However, if you are moving there and need to bring your vehicle, it can be quite the challenge! Not only do you have to plan for expensive shipping rates, but also find an auto transport company that will take on the task of getting your car up into Alaska. If this sounds like something that may affect you in the future or has affected you already, continue reading to find out how we can take care of your transportation needs now.

Nationwide United Auto Transport a reliable transport company offers stress-free car shipping from mainland to/from Alaska including Hawaii. We handle all vehicle types from autos, oversize vehicles, trailers, RVs, heavy equipment, boats and much more. Why go elsewhere when we are your bridge to handle all of your Alaska shipping aspects. We’ll handle scheduling, logistics, transport to/from mainland and delivery to/from Alaska port. As an industry leader, we pledge to save you time and provide you a stress-free journey. We are consistently improving services, systems, technology and client satisfaction.

Alaska Car Transport To/From Mainland and Alaska Ports:

  • West Coast Port Locations: Seattle, WA – Tacoma, WA
  • Alaska Port Locations: Anchorage, Dutch Harbor, Kodiak, Fairbanks, Valdez, Haines, Hoonah, Juneau, Kake, Ketchikan, Petersburg, Sitka, Skagway, Thorne Bay, Wrangell, Yakutat, Dillingham, Bethel, Kotzebue, Nome, Naknek
  • Alaska to/from Hawaii: Honolulu – Nawiliwili – Kahului – Kawaihae – Hilo
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What Type of Vehicles May I Ship to Alaska?​

Alaska Auto Transport 

Standard automobiles but not limited to two door coupes, stock pickup trucks, larger wheels, small family vans and SUV’s. We offer a few shipping options for standard-non modified vehicles including standard open car shipping, enclosed auto transport for extra protection in transit, expedited shipping and driving option. Not sure which option to choose, do not worry! We are here to help!

alaska auto transport

RV, Motorhome & Trailer Transport to Alaska

Do you have a small or large RV going to Alaska? We offer various shipping and transport solutions for RV’s, motor homes, and travel trailers. Have your camper trailers towed, driven, or flat bedded. Visit our rv transport page for more information.

Alaska RV Transport

Alaska Truck Transport

Transporting a truck to Alaska is no easy task. As a leader in the auto shipping industry, Nationwide United can handle all aspects associated with any truck transport to/from Alaska. Whether you have a standard pickup truck, lifted truck, dually truck, utility truck or any other type of truck, we’re more than capable of getting it done.

Please have the dimensions and weight of your truck to better match you with the best Alaska truck transport. 

Alaska Truck Transport

Oversized & Large Vehicle Hauling To Alaska

We love oversize vehicles. Vehicles larger than 20ft in length,7ft wide, and 7ft in height are considered oversize when shipping to Alaska. Some large automobiles we can ship to Alaska include tall vans, dually trucks, tow trucks, flatbed trucks, tractors trailers, and buses among others. 

For an accurate quote please have specifications. Visit our oversize vehicle transport page for more detail information.

Alaska Oversize Vehicle Transport

Alaska Boat Shipping 

Do you have a small or large boat? Yes, we can handle it. Our boat transport specialists will provide you with various options on how we can ship your boat to Alaska. Please have your boat specifications and weight to better assist in matching you with the best boat shipping method. 

Please visit our boat shipping page for info on how to prepare your boat for transport.

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Alaska Transport

Mainland To/From Alaska Shipping

Mainland to Alaska: With our door to port service, our drivers will pick up your car, RV trailer, boat, or equipment from any location mainland and deliver to the nearest Alaska Port.

Alaska To Mainland: We have you covered with our Alaska port to mainland service. Our carriers will pickup from our port and deliver your car anywhere in the mainland. 

Our staff will handle all schedules and logistical process of your shipment. It’s that simple!

What Determines the Cost to Ship Car to Alaska?


Is it a long or short vehicle? Does it have any attachments? Depending on the size, it can easily take 2-3 spaces of regular size car.


Is your vehicle empty or comes with equipment ? We’ll need accurate vehicle specifications and weight to dispatch the appropriate trailer and make room in the vessel.

Route Distance

How many miles will your vehicle be transported? The distance is a major factor that goes into the planning.

Trailer Type

We must ensure we match the right flatbed carrier type to handle the weight and dimensions of your vehicle for mainland transport.  

Pickup & Destination

Are we picking up from a commercial friendly location or residence?


How Long Is The Transit To From Alaska? 

Transit days are simply an approximate guide and subject to a few variables. You are welcome to request updates while in transit by simply calling, emailing or texting our office.  

West Coast to Alaska: 8-20 days

East Coast Mainland to Alaska: 20-45 days

Alaska to  East Coast Mainland: 20-45 days

Alaska to Hawaii: 7-20 days

Hawaii to Alaska: 7-20 days

For updated sailing schedules and status contact our friendly shipping specialists

How Long to Ship Alaska

FAQ’s Alaska Transport

Types of Shipping Services

Open Car Shipping – Enclosed Transport – Conestoga – Tarps – Towing –  Flatbed – Lowboy – Expedited and much more. For more information about our different type of services please ask our friendly transport specialists.

Prepare Your Car For Transport

  • Wash your vehicle
  • Remove all personal items including, equalizers, CD’s, tapes, power boost, additional speakers, amplifiers, auto covers, extra market accessories for example, roof rack, theft alarm system, toll devices etc
  • Empty propane tanks, if any
  • Gas tank ¼ or less
  • Fully charge battery, especially electric vehicles
  • Vehicle must be in operable condition with an operational emergency brake
  • Window and windshields – free of cracks, chips and other damages

At The Port Terminal

Although enclosed auto shipping and tarps for qualified vehicles is available for mainland transport, all vehicles are parked and exposed to all elements while awaiting to be processed for vessel loading. Rest assure that Nationwide United Auto Transport and ship-line will do everything possible to keep your vehicle protected and safe while at the terminal.

Mainland & Sailing Schedule

Weekly pick-ups Nationwide. Weekly sailings to/from Alaska. 

Monday-Friday Port Hrs of Operation: 8a.m-5p.m 

Closed: Major Holidays

Shipping Discounts

Nationwide United Auto Transport supports the U.S Military. We offer $125 discount to active duty service personnel.

Have more than one vehicle? Please ask for a multiple vehicle discount quote.

Canceling Shipment

Cancellation fee is the original shipping cost. For vehicles needed to return to origin Mainland location a return shipping rate will be added. 

Prior to Shipping your vehicle – You may cancel your order a week prior to your pick-up day at no cost. Contact our office followed by an email for a full refund. 

Inspection and Damage Claims

Nationwide United Auto Transport and Ship-Lines provides you the opportunity to inspect your vehicle at the time of pick-up/delivery /destination port. Please have your order/booking number. Any damage should be noted and you must call our office ask for the claims department prior to removing/accepting your vehicle. If you do not call and remove/accept your vehicle no claims will be valid or acceptable.

Terms & Conditions

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Need a quote for Alaska car transport?

Speak to a friendly transport specialist (800) 311-8305 for an instant quote