Open Car Transport

Transporting your vehicle with an open auto carrier is the simplest and most cost-effective way to move any car, truck, or van throughout the United States. Open vehicle hauling provides safety and comprehensive insurance coverage against accidental damages.

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What is Open Auto Transport?

Open auto transport is the preferred choice among our clients when shipping their vehicles. This method offers unparalleled convenience and ease of coordination compared to enclosed transport alternatives.

At Bold Auto Transport, our open trailers are designed to simultaneously transport 8-10 cars, offering efficient handling of larger vehicles. Open car transport simplifies the shipping process and is more budget-friendly than enclosed car shipping.

With Bold Auto Transport, you can trust that your vehicle will be transported safely, affordably, and with the utmost care.

Explore Open Carrier Auto Transport!

Open auto transport is the most economical way to ship vehicles across the United States. You've likely spotted our open auto transport carriers cruising down the highway. These carriers securely hold multiple vehicles on open trailers. Although your car is exposed to the elements during this process, it's extremely rare for any cosmetic damage to happen.

We excel in providing budget-friendly and expedited car shipping services.

At Bold Auto Transport, we specialize in ensuring the safe delivery of your car using open transport tailored to your needs.

Apart from open auto transport, we also provide various vehicle shipping services, such as enclosed auto transport, door-to-door shipping, expedited auto shipping, and auto auction shipping, throughout the USA.

What is the Difference Between Open and Enclosed Transport?

Choosing between open and enclosed car transport requires various factors to be considered. Choosing open car shipment means your vehicle will be transported on an open trailer, offering a lower cost but exposing it to the elements. Many customers prefer this method due to its ease, speed, and security. On the other hand, enclosed auto transport provides extra protection as your vehicle is shielded on all sides.

It's important to weigh these considerations when deciding between open and enclosed car transport. Generally, most vehicle owners choose open car transport despite a slightly higher risk of road damage, which is minimal compared to the cost savings it offers.

Is Open Car Transport A Safe Option for Shipping Your Vehicle?

Open car transport is considered a safe option for shipping your vehicle. While your car is exposed to the elements during transit, our Texas auto transport service provides the utmost precautions to secure and protect cars on open trailers.

Additionally, our open car transport service is a widely used method for shipping vehicles and is generally chosen for its affordability and efficiency.

Count on Bold Auto Transport for reliable door to door car shipping to ensure the safety of your vehicle during open car transportation.

What is the Cheapest Way to Ship A Car?

Generally, open auto transport is the most common and affordable way to ship a car. Because open carriers car shipping can move many cars at once, which helps keep the price down. To get a precise quote for shipping your car, use our instant car shipping cost calculator.

Distance

Type of
Transport

Distance

Estimated
Price

per mile

Estimated Price

0-500 miles

Open

250 miles

$0.80

$200

500-1000 miles

Open

700 miles

$0.73

$511

1000-1500 miles

Open

1000 miles

$0.70

$700

1500-2000 miles

Open

1750 miles

$0.48

$840

2000-2500 miles

Open

2400 miles

$0.37

$888

2500-3000 miles

Open

2700 miles

$0.35

$945

2500-3000 miles

Open

2700 miles

$0.35

$945

3000+ miles

Open

3200 miles

$0.33

$1122


These are the estimated price per mile according to the current market conditions. The rates of open transportation are subject to change due to seasonal fluctuations, the cost of gas, pick-up/delivery locations, etc.

Why Choose Bold Auto Transport for Open Car Shipping?

Our affordable car shipping rates ensure a smooth and hassle-free process for open car shipment. With our commitment to providing the best prices, you can trust that your vehicle will be transported seamlessly.

Our carriers adhere to rigorous service standards, ensuring safe and prompt delivery of your vehicle with top-quality carriers. We are committed to excellence for a smooth and efficient shipping experience.

With Bold Auto Transport, booking your open car shipment is very convenient. Use our instant cost shipping calculator to enter essential details and prepare your vehicle for car shipment.

Our team provides friendly and helpful assistance, ensuring an excellent experience. From start to finish, we prioritize your satisfaction, ensuring smooth and seamless support at every step of the process.

FAQs

How much does it cost to open auto transport?

Open auto transport costs vary depending on distance, vehicle size, and specific requirements. To get an accurate estimate, use our instant car shipping cost calculator or contact us for a personalized quote.

What does open transport mean?

Open transport is a vehicle shipping method where cars are transported on an open trailer, exposed to the elements. It's a cost-effective option generally used for standard vehicles.

How does open auto transport differ from enclosed transport?

Open auto transport transports vehicles on an open trailer, exposing them to weather and road debris. Enclosed transport, on the other hand, uses enclosed trailers, providing extra protection from the outdoor elements and potential damage.

How long does open car transport usually take?

The duration of open car transport depends on factors like distance, route, and carrier availability. Generally, it takes 1 to 2 weeks in the same state, though longer distances may take longer.

What are the benefits of using open car transport?

Open car transport offers several benefits, including cost-effectiveness, faster availability of carriers, and the ability to transport multiple vehicles simultaneously. It's a popular choice for those seeking economical and efficient vehicle shipping.

How do I prepare my vehicle for open car transport?

To prepare your vehicle for open car transport, ensure it's clean and in good working condition. Remove personal belongings and valuables, secure loose parts, and document any existing damage for your records.

Do I need insurance for my vehicle during open car transport?

Yes, you need insurance coverage for vehicles during transport, including open car transport. However, verifying the coverage details and considering additional insurance options for added peace of mind is advisable.

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