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California to Ohio Equipment Shipping

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California to Ohio Equipment Transport

When moving equipment of any kind from California to Ohio, it is vital to select a company that is skilled in every aspect of equipment transport, trustworthy and reliable, and with years of industry experience. Heavy Equipment Shippers are the leaders in equipment transport. We don’t just specialize in shipping small and heavy equipment. We are experts in transporting containers, boats, freight, LTL, and so much more! We have trailers of all sizes giving us the capability to ship equipment of all types and sizes, even oversized loads. Our industry experts will handle all of the logistics to assure that your delivery runs smoothly and efficiently.

Heavy equipment transport from California to Ohio

Transporting heavy equipment across different states can be complicated and requires meticulous coordination. And when it comes to transporting it across the country, the complexity multiplies significantly. But fret not, as we have got you covered with our comprehensive guide that contains all the essential information you need to safely and efficiently transport your heavy equipment between California and Minnesota. Whether you are a business owner, contractor, or logistics professional, this guide provides an extensive range of resources and insights that will help you navigate the transportation process with ease. From selecting the suitable carrier to securing the necessary permits and equipment, our guide covers everything you need to know to ensure a hassle-free transportation experience for your heavy equipment.


When transporting heavy equipment from California to Ohio, it is crucial to obtain specific permits to ensure safety and legality. The first step is to obtain a permit from the California DMV, which grants permission for your equipment to travel on public roads. Additionally, it may be necessary to obtain an oversized or overweight permit from the Ohio DOT to comply with state regulations. It is essential to secure all the required permits before transporting your equipment to avoid any potential safety or legal issues that may arise.

Transportation Methods

There are several transportation methods available to move heavy equipment from Ohio. 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 Ohio

From California, your equipment will travel through Arizona, then New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, and then Ohio.

Distance from California to Ohio: 2,407 miles
The time it will take to ship from California to Ohio: Approximately 35 hours
Price to ship your equipment: The price to ship equipment will be based on the number of miles being traveled and the overall size of the unit.

What is the Equipment shipping cost from California to Ohio

From To Miles Shipping Quote
Redding, California 96001-Columbus, Ohio 43085 2,422 miles  $6,297
Oxnard, California 93035-Cincinnati, Ohio 45245 2,256 miles $5,866
Sacramento, California 94203-Wheelersburg, Ohio 45694 2,405 miles $6,253

The cost of shipping equipment is determined by the distance traveled and the size of the unit.

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.

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Skid Steers

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Mini Excavator

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Wheel Loader

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Auctions & Dealers in California and Ohio

California Auctions

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers
(530) 669-4166

Mulrooney Auction Co.
(209) 366-0600

Above All Auctions
(888) 658-6148

Ohio Auctions

Buckeye Online Equipment Auctions, LLC
(937) 538-0601
AO Equipment & Machinery
(614) 846-3300
Alex Lyon & Son
(740) 369-2439

California Equipment Dealers

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

Ohio Equipment Dealers

Southeastern Equipment Company
(330) 494-3950
Buckeye Power Sales
(614) 751-4505
Columbus Equipment Company
(614) 443-6541

Heavy equipment shipper FAQs

What would be the cost of shipping equipment weighing 500 lbs from California to Ohio?

Typically, the cost of transporting 500 lbs of goods from California to Ohio ranges from 75¢ to $3 per mile. The quoted price depends on the distance and weight of the truck and can vary based on these factors.

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