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Overseas Services We Offer
Exclusive Containers
Pickup/Deliver Vessels to Port
Marina Insurance
Documentation/Customs Clearance

Overseas Shipping Requirements
Year, make and model of vessel.
Length, Beam, Height, Weight of vessel.
Original registry, bill of sale, copy of passport. Name, address and telephone number of the consignee.

U.S. Ports of Departure
Receiving and Loading Warehouses-

U.S. Bonded Terminals

Long Beach, CA
Galveston, TX
Houston, TX

Jacksonville, FL
Miami, FL
Charleston, SC
Brunswick, GA

Savannah, GA

Baltimore, MD
Portsmouth, VA

Newport News, VA

North Fork, VA

Livingston, NJ

Departure Schedules
Ships depart approximately every week, delivery times vary depending on the port of arrival. For more international car shipping information, including scheduling and price structures please contact one of our experienced agents by calling our toll free number: 800-779-3329

Customer Testimonials

Linda! Thank you so much for all your help and professionalism, you've been so punctual and swift with your responses to all my questions and needs. You must be crazy busy with all sorts of people like me dealing with all the little synchronicities of shipping over the continent and border. I deeply appreciate all of your hard work, the boat is on it's trailer behind my truck on the way home, mission accomplished! Len was super helpful and professional both of you get a five star rating from me. Let me know how I can contact your boss to convey my gratitude, you deserve a raise or a vacation. Look forward to dealing with you again, keep it real you rock!

Andrew C. - a very happy Canuck :)

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Hawaii Boat Shipping Terms and Conditions

The transporter will not be responsible for any damage not resulting from transporter negligence. During Transport, Vessels and Vessel Equipment May Cease to Operate Property Through No Fault of the Transporter.

By shippers signature or his/her agent’s signature. Transporter Auto Services, Inc. and agents, jointly and separately are authorized to operate & transport vessel(s) from the point of the origin specified on the bill of lading to point of departure and to the specified destination.

Upon acceptance of vessel, shipper or receiving agent are liable for all transport chargers due for shipment to Transporter Auto Services Inc. or its agent. Shipper will be responsible to pay all attorneys fees for collection and interest at a periodic rate of 10.0% per month or 24% per year. Including and irrelevant to any prior payments made to a third party involved, i.e. freight, forwarder, broker.

No personal belongings are to be transported in or on vessels; Transporter Auto Services Inc. shall not be responsible for loss or damage to personal belongings, including any “personal property” left in the vessel, including loss or damaged stereo equipment, and damage to any non stock items of the vessel.

Shipper must furnish carrier with necessary keys to vessel and access to all compartments. Shipper is responsible for completely disarming alarm/security system. In the event alarm is activated, transporter may disarm security by any means required.

Canvas covers must be removed as they will tear or fly off during transport. Canvas covers tend to flap in the wind, damaging the boat. If they are not removed, the carrier cannot be responsible for damages. If shrink wrapped, and the shrink wrap becomes un-repairable, it will be removed to avoid damage from the shrink wrap beating against the boat. The carrier will not be held responsible. Please make sure that your boat is secured properly to the trailer. Extra straps, etc.

TOWING OF TRAILERS (and boats/jet skis on trailers) Customer is responsible for any repair costs associated with transport of trailers; tires, lights, bearings, storage fees, etc. The carrier can not be held accountable for any damages associated with tire blowouts, bearing seizure, etc.

The carrier can not be held accountable if trailer or boat deteriorates due to old age, previous water damage or manufacture defects of an item we are shipping. This is rare yet may happen due to wind or road conditions.

The carrier can not be held accountable for any personal items left inside a vehicle, boat, or trailer.


Unless the entire order, including any additional charges, has been prepaid, or other arrangements have been made, shipper shall pay all COD amounts, including any additional charges in certified funds or cash upon delivery.

Shipper shall pay all costs, including storage, additional delivery costs incurred as a result of shipper’s breach of any obligation under this agreement, including inability to provide sufficient funds are due, and inability to be present for accepting vessel. Customer agrees to meet the transporter’s driver at any specified time and place, if driver is unable to delivery to front door, no exceptions.

No delivery time is guaranteed. Absolutely no specific dates, schedules, or guarantees are implied regarding pick up and delivery times or dates. Carrier will not be held responsible for any non-use of the vessel charges, including, but not limited to auto rentals, interest, or any other due to delay or damage to the vessel

Shipper shall pay an additional $250.00 for each inoperable vessel. If vessel is rendered for shipment and later becomes non-operable, the $250.00 fee will be required to be paid, as well as any other charges incurred to accomplish delivery.

Nothing in this agreement is binding Carrier to pick up and/or deliver at locations from to which it is impractical to operate Carrier’s equipment on account of highway, street, or passage ways or inadequacy for loading or unloading facilities, local, state or federal law.

If vessel is vandalized either during shipment or while awaiting shipment, Carrier will not be held responsible; owner will have to submit a claim to his/her own insurance or absorb the loss.

Shipper agrees that in event there is a problem regarding truck delivery, Interstate Commerce Commission regulations require that all outstanding freight charges be paid without deductions. All damages must be properly noted in the presence of the driver and the balance due to be paid in full by cash only.  If Transporter Auto Services, Inc. does not transport the vessel, the responsible carrier transporting the vessel shall be liable for any and all damage claims arising from the transport. Shipper agrees to file all claims with such carrier as identified and bring any legal action for damages against such carrier only. Shipper agrees to release and hold harmless Transporter Auto Services Inc. from any such claims.

Shippers agree that their vessel is insured and their insurance has primary responsibility.

Automobile Transport Trucks are designed for shipping vessels. NO PERSONAL belongings are to be transported in or on vessel. We will not be responsible for loss or theft of personal items, or damage done to your vessel due to burglary. There is a possibility of a surcharge of $250.00 along with an undercarriage damage risk. Loaded vessels will be transported at your own risk.




a. Damage caused by leaking fluids, battery acid, cooling system anti-freeze system, industrial fallout or damage caused by acts of God.

b. Damage which is undetectable at time of pick-up due to vessels dirty condition or weather condition.

c. Any glass damage.

d. Mechanical or electrical functions and damages caused by failing mechanics, electrical device, exhaust assembly, alignment or suspension.

e. Undercarriage damage and damage resulting from overloaded vessels.

f. Shipper is responsible for preparing vessel for shipment including loose parts, wheel damage, muffler or tail pipe, spoilers, nonstick kit additions, antennas, and switches. Any part that falls off during transport is the customer’s responsibility including damages caused by said part to any and all other vessels involved.

g. Damage caused by freezing of engine, cooling system, or batteries.

h. Damage that result to vessel from tie downs breaking or tearing.

i. Any convertible tops that are loose, torn, or has extensive wear, Bras and or any type of canvas or material coverings.

j. The Transporter WILL NOT be Responsible for Damage NOT Caused by the Driver.

This agreement supersedes all prior written and/or oral agreements between Transporter Auto Services Inc. and the owner and may not be changed.

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Exceptions for damages or shortages must be noted on Bill of Lading and signed by agent at time of delivery. Claims must be made in writing within 7 days of delivery including pictures, and (2) estimate for repair. Claims will not be discussed via telephone. Inquiry and submission must be made in writing. Shipper agrees that carrier has right of venue in Municipal Court. Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County California. All claims are subject to a $500.00 (five hundred dollar) deductible, and will be settled at actual cost. Send claims to:

Transporter Auto Services, Inc.
5524 Scotts Valley Dr. #22 Scotts Valley, CA 95066