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Shipping a bike from Equador

Thanks to everyone who gave me info on how ship my bike to Argentina, but has anyone ever shipped or flown a bike out of Equador? Can anyone give me any contact numbers, I'll be sending it back to the UK.

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Hi Dave,

Try the following website:
http://www.abacus-shipping.ch/el.htm

Ecuadorian Line has been recommneded by travellers for shipping Panama to Ecuador, good prices etc.

Go to http://www.horizonsunlimited.com/new...2000-04-01.htm for more info on that.

Note that air is usually recommended if you want to use your bike soon, as sea can take up to two months, sometimes more. The difference in price may well be more than used up by the cost of being without a bike.

For flying out of Colombia,

Mr. Alejandro Buitrago S.
Director Sistema
Challenge Air Cargo, Inc.
Aeropuerto Eldorado
Terminal de Carga Internacional
Avenida Eldorado No. 116-87
Apartado Aereo 151171
Bogota Colombia

Work: 413-9484 -9424, -9384, -9404, -5130
Work fax: 413-9364 or 413-5110

He Air freighted my bike to Miami, using Coltrans as forwarders. $550.00 freight only. Alejandro speaks excellent English and is very helpful.

From Miami it's easy to fly to the UK, Lufthansa being one of the best.

You could also contact Mike Mandell - on our Links page - he is very good at shipping USA - Europe, insurance questions etc., and may be able to help out of Ecuador.

Good luck, and let us know what you find out!

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