Open Auto Transport

The Standard Shipping Solution

People and companies ship vehicles daily, and most choose open car carrier. Corsia team can deliver your car nationwide. We work with carriers from across the country to cover any route in the US.

Our agents track prices constantly and deliver accurate rates.

How much does open auto transport cost?

Corsia Logistics quotes current market prices that will ship a car on time.

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    The rate that will ship a vehicle in a timely and professional manner we call the golden mean. In the auto transport industry it is very important to be able to accommodate the customer. But we have to accommodate the carrier as well. This means, pay the real current market price.

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    In the US, almost all open car carriers are independent owner operators. This means a current market price is a decisive factor when it comes to timely shipping. A customer basically competes with other customers for a spot on the car carrier, and better paying vehicles always get picked up first. Therefore, it is very important for the broker to hit the golden mean- the right auto transport price. Here at Corsia Logistics we understand that very well and we explain it to our customers.

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    Supply and demand fluctuations usually decide the auto transport cost. Certainly, there are other factors such as vehicle make and model, transport type (type of trailer, type of service etc.). Also, vehicle condition, location and distance as well as vehicle modifications. It is important to understand the real cost to ship a car when it comes to correct pricing and professional service.

How does open auto transport work?

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    The trucker will load your vehicle on a single or double ‘decker’ trailer to deliver your car from its origin to its final destination.

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    Open auto transport is safe and reliable method of shipping a car. Almost all new vehicles are transported via open car carrier.

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    While on the open trailer the car is exposed to the elements, but this is something that every car can handle.

Auto transport is not a complicated process. However many people shipping a car for the first time are often reluctant and worried when they need to hand the keys to a stranger. An experienced company will help you understand the process of shipping a vehicle and give you peace of mind. Our logistics experts are experienced and knowledgeable and they will explain all details about how auto transport works, and specifically shipping via open air trailer. We work with the best carriers, who understand the value of the cargo they carry.

What is open auto transport service?

Open car transport works for any make and model vehicle. This is the most popular method of transporting vehicles, and the most economical as well. Whether you are shipping an everyday car or a moving luxury or sports car, open carrier is the standard method to ship your car.

We have three main types of open auto transport trailers:

Double level multi-car trailer

Single level multi-car trailer

Single-vehicle hotshot / dully truck with tow trailer

car shipping

Double level multi-car trailer

The double level multi car carrier is efficient and economical.

Single level multi-car trailer

The trailer can load anywhere from one up to three cars.
single level multi car carrier trailer
Single-vehicle dully truck with tow trailer

Single-vehicle dully truck with tow trailer

Popular trailer for short, local and time sensitive deliveries.

How long does it take to ship a car with open carrier?

Open auto transport is usually the fastest way to ship a car. Open carriers are almost 90 percent of the whole fleet in the US and this makes them readily available. It is always faster to schedule an open car carrier than enclosed, for example. This means that the pick-up time frame is shorter, as well as often the delivery.

How do I choose a car shipping company?

Before you choose to hire a company you should research and make sure it is licensed with the US Department of Transportation. Call several companies, ask questions and compare prices and services.

Our team will be happy to answer all of your questions and assist you in booking your car transport service with Corsia Logistics.