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California to Montana Equipment Shipping

Heavy Haulers leaders From California to Montana

Heavy Equipment Shippers is a California to Montana Equipment Shipping leader. Ensure on-time delivery with quality hauling.

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California to Montana Equipment Transport

When you need to move any equipment from California to Montana, you must hire a company that is experienced and reputable to handle all aspects of equipment transportation. Heavy Equipment Shippers is the leading provider of equipment transport services, specializing in the shipping of small and heavy equipment, as well as containers, boats, freight, LTL, and much more. Our team of industry experts has years of experience in handling logistics and ensuring that your delivery runs smoothly and efficiently. We have trailers of all sizes, giving us the capability to transport equipment of any type and size, including oversized loads. Trust us to handle your equipment transport needs, and you will be satisfied.

To avoid any disruptions in their operations, companies must ensure timely delivery of machinery. Our organization has established itself as a leading provider of equipment transportation solutions. With dedication and determination, we offer efficient and reliable machinery transportation services, even in the face of challenges. We take immense pride in our exceptional performance and always strive to provide our clients with the highest level of service.


California to Montana Equipment Shipping

Heavy equipment transport from California to Montana

Transporting heavy equipment across state lines is a complex task that requires meticulous planning to ensure safety, prevent accidents, and optimize efficiency. If you need to move heavy equipment from California to Montana, our team can assist you with comprehensive solutions and a hassle-free experience. We cater to business owners, contractors, and logistics experts and can help you find appropriate carriers, acquire necessary permits, and simplify and streamline the entire process. Our goal is to ensure that your equipment reaches its destination safely and on time without any hassle or unexpected delays.

Heavy equipment shipping from California to Montana Permits

Transporting heavy equipment from California to Montana can be dangerous. Therefore, it is crucial to obtain proper permits for safe transit. To transport machinery on public roads, the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) permit (P) is mandatory. Moreover, according to the Montana DOT regulations, oversized or overweight vehicles require permits. It is essential to obtain the necessary permits in advance to ensure the safe transportation of heavy equipment. The revised version conveys the message effectively and improves clarity.

Equipment Transportation Methods

There are several transportation methods available to move heavy equipment from Montana. The most common options include:

  1. Truck Transport: Heavy equipment can be transported via specialized trucks specifically designed for heavy loads. These trucks can be equipped with hydraulic lifts and ramps to facilitate loading and unloading.
  2. Rail Transport: Rail transport can be an efficient option for transporting heavy equipment over long distances. However, it may require specialized equipment and a specialized railcar to accommodate the size and weight of the equipment.
  3. Sea Transport: For larger pieces of equipment that cannot be transported via truck or rail, sea transport can be a viable option. However, it requires careful planning and preparation, including proper packaging and securing of the equipment to prevent damage during transit.
  4. Air Transport: For smaller or delicate pieces of equipment, air transport can be a cost-effective option. However, the size and weight limitations imposed by aircraft may limit the feasibility of this method for heavy equipment.

The Route from California to Montana

From California, your equipment will travel through Nevada and Idaho before entering Montana.

  • Distance from California to Montana: 1,307 miles
  • Time it will take to ship from California to Montana: Approximately 20 hours
  • Price to ship your equipment: The price to ship equipment will be based upon the number of miles being traveled and the overall size of the unit.

What is the Equipment shipping cost from California and Montana?

From To Shipping Quote Miles
Anaheim, California 92801 to Bozeman, Montana 59715 $2860 1100 miles
Seaside, California 93955 to Billings, Montana 59106 $3299 1269 miles
Los Angeles, California 90011 to Helena, Montana 59601 $3045 1171 miles

* Prices shown above are from previous jobs we completed; they fluctuate depending on diesel and the time of the year.

We transport various types of equipment.

We transport different types of equipment to any state in the US and overseas. Let us know your needs, and we’ll take care of the rest, ensuring your equipment is delivered safely and on time.

Skid steers transport service

Skid Steers

Mini Excavators transport service

Mini Excavator

Excavator transport service


Forklifts transport service


Lifts transport service


Dozer transport service


Crane Transport service


Loader Backhoes transport service


Wheel loader transport service

Wheel Loader

Forestry equipment transport service


Auctions & Dealers in Montana and California

California Auctions

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers
(530) 669-4166

Mulrooney Auction Co.
(209) 366-0600

Above All Auctions
(888) 658-6148

Montana Auctions:

Pate Auction
(406) 443-7748

R K Statewide Auction
(406) 485-2548

Ophus Auction Company
(406) 788-6662

California Equipment Dealers

RGW Equipment
 (925) 606-2450
Eberhard Equipment
 (714) 957-1111
Road Machinery LLC
 (559) 834-3149

Montana Equipment Dealers:

RDO Equipment Co.
(406) 259-5536

Churchill Equipment Co
(406) 282-7252

Empire Equipment Company
(406) 634-3704

Heavy equipment shipper FAQs

How much does it cost to haul a semi-truck from California and Montana?

The average price range for transporting a semi-truck from California to Montana is estimated to be between $5 to $12 per mile, depending on various factors such as the distance, fuel prices, and the type of cargo being transported.

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