If you’re moving a long distance and you have a car, you have several options to get it to your new home.
- You can drive the car yourself.
- You can sell the car and buy a new one at your destination.
- You can ship it professionally.
- You can tow it behind your moving truck on a vehicle trailer.
In this guide, we’ll focus on the costs and benefits of shipping vs. towing. While towing your vehicle yourself can save you hundreds (if not thousands) of dollars, the convenience and safety of a professional shipping service is well worth the money if you can afford it.
Keep reading to learn how DIY vehicle towing compares to professional auto shipment.