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Moving can be one of the more personal experiences you’ll have in your lifetime, especially if your move is taking you across the country. Whether you are relocating for work, family or simply for a change of scenery, United understands the mixture of emotions and challenges you may encounter when preparing for a long-distance move.
Why should you pick United for your long-distance move?
We simplify long-distance moving. As a leader in the long-distance moving industry, we strive to integrate the latest technology, sophisticated customer service and federal highway safety regulation standards that put people first. We work hard to provide customers with a seamless, easy and unforgettable long-distance moving experience.
Long Distance Moving Experts Here For You
We offer comprehensive moving, packing and storage services in addition to convenient add-on moving packages for any level of moving need.
What Is A Long-Distance Move?
Long-distance moves are different than local moves because they involve moving goods across state lines.
- Local Moves: moving a short distance within a metro area within the same state
- Intrastate Moves: longer distance moves that occur within the same state
- Long-Distance Moves: moving across state lines
Additionally, a long-distance move can also be referred to as a cross country move, an interstate move or a state-to-state move.
Hire The Right Long Distance Mover
All interstate moves require special authority to perform any part of a move from one state to another. United is fully licensed to provide interstate moving services. If you are moving across state lines, we recommend looking into trusted moving companies such as United.
- Nationwide movers may have the systems and technology to keep you in the loop throughout your move. Also, some have a network of local agents across the country that can meet your moving needs, near or far.
- Paperwork and documentation that is required by federal laws and regulations for moves that go across state lines should be handled by an authorized mover. ALWAYS ensure that your moving company follows FMCSA’s regulations that grant authorization for interstate moves.
Learn more about what to expect with your long-distance move.
Long Distance Moving Types
If you are moving a small home or just a few items, we can customize a small move plan for your level of need, no matter the distance. Find out more about our small move services and request a quote today!
United has access to a network of more than 500 movers, providing full service, residential moving services to long distance moving customers. Find out how United can help tailor a moving plan for your upcoming household move.
United International offers moving services to more than 150 countries around the world. Our United International move team can provide you with a moving plan customized to your personal specifications and budget.
Whether you’re an employee who is looking for a moving company or a relocation manager looking to help your organization’s transferees, United strives to make the corporate moving process as seamless as possible.
What Our Customers Say
My movers were incredible. Totally smooth process, accurate estimates and fantastic communication! They checked on me before, during and after my move. Really exceptional service!
Our move was amazing! Our movers were extremely helpful throughout the whole process and incredibly supportive through a life-changing event... moving!
The whole team made our move so easy and stress-free! Our movers were fantastic and great to work with! Our move was both smooth and efficient.
Plan Your Long-Distance Move
Don’t be overwhelmed by the details. We’ve compiled some expert moving advice and provided you with handy tips to keep you organized on moving day.
Destination List Checklist
After surviving prepping, packing, moving out and traveling— move-in day will feel like a breeze. Approach the day with a plan in-hand so settling into your new home goes smoothly.
First Night Box Checklist
Get expert tips from United that will help make the first night in your new home an easy and enjoyable transition. We recommend you pack a “first night” box with items you’ll need for basic unpacking, cleaning, eating and hygiene.
Move In Checklist
Moving into a new home involves much more than just relocating your belongings. This list contains items that are often overlooked and should be considered prior to moving day.
Non Allowable Checklist
United is dedicated to operating safely, and we want to make sure you know what items (e.g., explosives, flammable gases and toxic substances) are restricted and should not be packed into your shipment.
Packing 101 Checklist
United will help you master packing with our 13-step moving and packing checklist. These essential packing tips will not only save you time and money but will also help ease the burden that comes with packing for a move.
Pack Separately Checklists
It’s better to be safe than sorry when packing your irreplaceable personal valuables. Items that require additional security or special access are better kept in your personal vehicle during a move.
Moving Tips & Guides
Learn packing techniques developed by professionals and get helpful advice on streamlining the packing process with our packing tips and guides.
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