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Shipping Container Movers in Montana

Container Transport is a top-rated container transport company in Montana. We transport containers of all dimensions and weights. Get a free estimate today. 

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Reliable Container Transport Services in Montana

Container Transport is a licensed and fully insured container transport company in Montana. Despite Montana having no ports, we understand the demand for container moving services is high and are here to help you safely transport them from the nearest ports and states. You only need to call, email, or fill out the form and describe your shipment to get started. An expert knowledgeable of what you’re transporting will be assigned to your shipment and handle everything else. Working with a dedicated specialist creates a good line of communication, and you’re updated through every step. We use trailers such as flatbeds, hotshots, step decks, RGNs, and lowboys to transport containers to and from Montana, and the expert handling your shipment will choose the most suitable one based on what you’re moving. Get a free estimate today. 

Shipping Container on a Trailer.
Container converted to a Mobile Surgery Unit being transported.

Safe and Timely Container Moving Services in Montana

We take good care of each shipping container until it’s delivered. Our team is experienced and careful when loading and unloading containers. Please let us know if you don’t have the equipment to load your container. We offer loading and unloading assistance at a fee. Depending on the weight and dimensions of your container, we use equipment such as cranes to get them on and off a trailer. We fully insure each shipping container before dispatch to protect it against damage. Anytime you’re hiring a company to transport a shipping container for you, always confirm they have enough insurance to cover it for transport. The worst mistake you can make is to trust a company offering cheap container transport services with your container and have them damage it, and you don’t get any compensation. Let us help you transport your container within, to, or from Montana today.

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Transport a Container Loaded With Household Goods and Furniture To or From Montana With Us

Container Transport is here to inform you that we transport personal items in a container at an affordable cost. Whether you're moving to or from Montana or relocating to another city within the state, we’re here to ensure your valuables are delivered safely. A tip that might help protect delicate items is to wrap them with something before putting them in a box. Our team will inspect your container and fill out a bill of lading form before loading it on a suitable trailer. That form is essential and helps us know if your container was delivered in a similar state. Contact us today for household goods, furniture, and personal item transport services in Montana. 

Container Types We Transport Within, To, and From Montana 

Container Transport is experienced in transporting shipping containers of all sizes and dimensions to and from Montana. Regardless of the make and state of your container, we will safely get it where you need it. Here are a few of the many shipping containers we transport. 

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How Much Does Transporting a Container in Montana Cost? 

Moving a shipping container to or from Montana costs between $2.95 and $3.10 per mile. However, that’s just an estimate, and it fluctuates depending on what you’re transporting, the season, the distance, the number, and the economy. For example, larger and loaded containers cost more to transport because they need more specialized trailers. Here are shipping container moving estimates to and from Montana. 

Container on a trailer.
State to StateDistanceTrailer Cost
Bozeman, Montana to Fort Lauderdale, Florida2,597.7 mi$8,052.87
Helena, Montana to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania2,202.7 mi$6,828.37
Dallas, Texas to Billings, Montana1,328.7 mi$4,118.97
Long Island, New York to Kalispell, Montana2,442.1 mi$7,570.51
Burlington, Vermont to Livingston, Montana2,259.9 mi$7,005.69

Note: The above container moving costs are only estimates and might be higher or lower upon booking. They depend on location, loading/unloading needs, weight, size, etc. Call us to get an accurate price.

A better b2b shipping experience

Container Transport offers all business container shipping solutions. Transport your valuable business assets locally, nationwide, or even overseas. As a family-owned business, we understand the importance of ensuring every detail is done correctly. We treat your container move as if it were our own.

24/7 Customer Support

Dedicated 24/7 customer support with one of our 120+ logistics agents ensures your business moves seamlessly, anytime, anywhere.

Customs Clearance

Our B2B freight shipping services include expert customs clearance, ensuring your shipments arrive smoothly and without delay.

Credit line

We offer a credit line with monthly billing statements for easy and stress-free container transport.

We Transport Containers To and From Neighboring Ports and Airports in Montana

As previously mentioned, despite Montana being landlocked, we help customers safely transport containers to and from neighboring ports and airports. Below are a few of the airports and ports we serve. 

  • Port of Montana (Butte)
  • Port of Northern Montana (Shelby)
  • Great Falls Port Authority
  • Port of Seattle (Washington)
  • Port of Portland (Oregon)
  • Port of Vancouver (Canada)
  • Port of New Orleans (Louisiana)
  • Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN)
  • Billings Logan International Airport (BIL)
  • Missoula Montana Airport (MSO)
  • Glacier Park International Airport (FCA)
  • Great Falls International Airport (GTF)
  • Helena Regional Airport (HLN)
  • Yellowstone Airport (WYS)

We offer container transport services to and from the following cities in Montana, including:

Our team is committed to ensuring each shipping container is dispatched and delivered on time. A few of the highways we use to and from different cities in Montana include I-15, I-90, I-94, US 2, US 12, US 87, US 89, US 93, US 19, MT 200, and MT 83. 

Frequently aSKED questions

To get a quote for moving containers, you can call Container Transport or visit our website. Click the get quote tab, usually at the bottom of the home or about us page. Sometimes, the tab is on the menu section. Give details of what you want to ship, in this case, a container. Next, you need to give information on the final destination of your container. Before you get the quote or estimate, submit your personal information, including your name, phone number, and email, to receive your free quotation for moving containers.
Moving containers requires the best trailers that can handle heavy or wide loads. The choice of a suitable trailer depends on the container size, 20 feet or 40 feet, and weight. Our container transport company has numerous types of trailers that handle oversized, heavy, or wide containers. Our logistic agents can recommend lightweight and high-strength chassis trailers because of their outstanding maneuverability, flexibility, and ability to carry 20-foot, 40-foot, and extended containers. We also use flatbed trailers that have adequate strength for container hauling. Another trailer option to hire is the Gooseneck, which can carry light to heavy containers.
Loading a container on a trailer or truck requires specialized equipment or tools. Shipping container movers first ensure the container is in perfect condition, free from damages, holes, or issues that can damage the things inside. Next, the shipping specialists moving the containers ensure the trailer is parked in the best position for proper loading. It should have all the required tie-downs to hold the container securely for safe transportation. Our container transport company uses cargo lifters, such as top pickers, driverless AGVs, forklifts, and cranes, to lift the cargo and properly position it in the trailer for securing and transportation.
Yes, permits are a vital requirement when shipping a container locally or internationally. Some local, state, international, and federal guidelines, regulations, and laws require you to have permits based on the type of goods you are transporting and the final destination of your cargo. As a renowned legitimate transportation company, we navigate the shipping industry and regulations to ensure our clients get all the necessary permits to ship their containers safely without legal issues.
Yes, we have cranes that help us load and offload your container from trailers and other means of transportation. The numerous cranes for loading and unloading include crawler, tower, overhead, floating, and gantry cranes with different applications. Tower cranes are state-of-the-art equipment that can lift containers to and from trailers during intermodal shipping. Overhead cranes help in lifting heavy containers in our shipyards.