Shipping the Bike

From this page, you can find details of shipments by motorcycle travellers, both air and sea. For each shipment, the details include Shipping Date, Cost, Shipper Contact details and a Description of the experience, in some cases very detailed and extremely useful information about the requirements for crating or the paperwork involved at the destination location.

This information has been gleaned from various sources, and not all details are available for every route. If you are aware of any more up-to-date information, or you know of any shipping details for locations which aren't listed below, please let us know here for minor details , or Log in to submit information on a shipment YOU HAVE MADE.

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Southampton, United KingdomDubai, United Arab Emirates
Paid at start: $3,000
Paid at destination: $200
Recommended: No
Shipment date: Aug 2013
Shipment method: Ro-Ro
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 5549km
Ulaanbaatar, MongoliaVancouver, Canada
Paid at start: 4700
Paid at destination: 200
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: Aug 2013
Shipment method: Air
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 8192km
Heroica Veracruz, MexicoHamburg, Germany
Paid at start: 950
Paid at destination: 400
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: Jul 2013
Shipment method: Sea
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 9319km
Sydney, AustraliaAmman, Jordan
Paid at start: 2500
Paid at destination: 500
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: Jul 2013
Shipment method: Air
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 14076km
New Delhi, IndiaAntwerp, Belgium
Paid at start: 600
Paid at destination: 620
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: Jul 2013
Shipment method: Sea
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 6406km
London, United KingdomAnchorage, United States
Paid at start: $2400
Paid at destination: $15
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: Jul 2013
Shipment method: Air
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 7198km
New York, United StatesReykjanesbær, Iceland
Paid at start: 1500
Paid at destination: 55
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: Jul 2013
Shipment method: Air
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 4171km
New York, United StatesReykjanesbær, Iceland
Paid at start: 1500
Paid at destination: 55
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: Jul 2013
Shipment method: Air
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 4171km
Darwin, Australia, Singapore
Paid at start: AUD $508
Paid at destination: AUD $390
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: Jun 2013
Shipment method: Sea
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 3356km
Vancouver, CanadaLondon, United Kingdom
Paid at start: 2200
Paid at destination: $100 for import agent
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: Jun 2013
Shipment method: Air
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 7582km
Sydney, AustraliaFrankfurt, Germany
Paid at start: 1600USD
Paid at destination: 70USD
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: May 2013
Shipment method: Air
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 16487km
Cartagena, ColombiaColon, Panama
Paid at start: 750
Paid at destination: 1147
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: May 2013
Shipment method: Sea
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 493km
Lexington, United StatesFrankfurt, Germany
Paid at start: 7513.00
Recommended: No
Shipment date: May 2013
Shipment method: Air
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 7073km
Bremerhaven, GermanyHalifax, Canada
Paid at start: 1600
Paid at destination: 150
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: May 2013
Shipment method: Sea
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 5115km
Bangkok, ThailandFremantle, Australia
Paid at start: 3000
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: Apr 2013
Shipment method: Sea
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 5344km
Vancouver, CanadaSaint John, Canada
Paid at start: 00.00
Paid at destination: CAN$1,420
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: Apr 2013
Shipment method: Truck
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 4226km
Buenos Aires, ArgentinaCape Town, South Africa
Paid at start: $2350.00
Paid at destination: $75.00
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: Apr 2013
Shipment method: Air
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 6872km
Liverpool, United KingdomHalifax, Canada
Paid at start: 1073
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: Mar 2013
Shipment method: Ro-Ro
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 4384km
Port Klang, MalaysiaTanjung Balai, Indonesia
Paid at start: $360 / bike/person
Paid at destination: $22 / bike
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: Mar 2013
Shipment method: Ferry
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 179km
Bangkok, ThailandOsaka, Japan
Paid at start: $ 600
Paid at destination: $ 450
Recommended: Yes
Shipment date: Mar 2013
Shipment method: Sea
Distance from searched start point: 0km
Distance of shipment: 4212km


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