California to Alabama Car Shipping

California to Alabama Car Shipping

The easiest way to ship a car from California to Alabama

California to Alabama Car Shipping Experts

When you need to ship a car from California to Alabama, you need car shipping experts you can rely on. Through our advanced network of over 14,000 open and enclosed auto transporters nationwide, we can provide you with a safe and reliable way to ship a car from California to Alabama.

Pickup Anywhere in California Delivery Anywhere in Alabama

We provide direct door-to-door car shipping service from any residential or business location in California to any location in Alabama.

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California to Alabama Car Shipping Experts

When you need to ship a car from California to Alabama, you need car shipping experts you can rely on. Through our advanced network of over 14,000 open and enclosed auto transporters nationwide, we can provide you with a safe and reliable way to ship a car from California to Alabama.

Pickup Anywhere in California Delivery Anywhere in Alabama

We provide direct door-to-door car shipping service from any residential or business location in California to any location in Alabama.

Route Availability

9 / 10

Based on recent dispatch reports, the carrier availability rating from California to Alabama is 9/10.

Approximate Distance

2,200 miles

The center of each state is used to approximate mileage between locations.

Estimated Transit Time

4 - 6 days

Estimated transit times are based on carriers traveling up to 500 miles per day.

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Getting a quote is easy with our online quote form, enter your origin and destination, select the dates you want to ship, and book your reservation online or by phone!

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San Antonio, TX

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Hartford, CT

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"From the time of quote to the pick up of my vehicle and the delivery there was a very good communication."

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Oakland, CA

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Shipping from the State Of California

Nicknamed "the Golden State", California is located along the Pacific coast of the United States. It is bordered by Oregon to the north, by Nevada and Arizona to the west, and by Mexico to the south.

The capital of California is Sacramento, and its largest city is Los Angeles. California is the most populous state in the United States, with an estimated population of over 38 million. California is the third largest state by area in the country, with a total of 163,696 square miles (423,970 square kilometers).

California is divided into 58 counties and there are 481 incorporated cities and towns. There are five major metropolitan areas in California, around which most of the states population resides. These metropolitan areas are Los Angeles, the San Francisco Bay Area, Riverside-San Bernadino, San Diego, and Sacramento.

California to Alabama Car Shipping
Car Shipping California to Alabama

Shipping to the State Of Alabama

Alabama (AL), the 22nd state of the United States, is situated in the southeastern part of the country. The state encompasses a total area of 52,419 sq miles.

The state of AL shares its boundaries with the U.S. states of Georgia, Tennessee, Gulf of Mexico, Mississippi, and Florida. An Alabama Map helps the first time visitor in the state precisely locate all the major places of interest in the Yellowhammer State. The state of AL is famous for a host of sightseeing spots such as beaches, nature parks, monuments, and historical locations. The capital of Alabama is Montgomery but the biggest city is Birmingham.

Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about the vehicle shipping process.


The cost of shipping a car from California to Alabama depends on the type of vehicle you are shipping and the timeframe you intend to ship. Calculate your California to Alabama car shipping quote instantly via our online quote calculator to get an accurate rate for your transport.


The estimated transit time from California to Alabama is 4 - 6 days. The approximate distance for this route is around 2,200 miles. Standard carriers typically travel an average of 500 miles per day. Expedited service is also available for shipments that require quicker delivery.


Shipping a car from California to Alabama with RoadRunner is as easy as 1-2-3. Step 1 - Calculate your instant car shipping quote and select a convenient time for pickup. Step 2 - Your vehicle is picked up from your sepcified location in California. Step 3 - Your vehicle is delivered to your specified location in Alabama.


Open transport is the most common car shipping method. There are two types of open-air transporters. Majority of shipments are be made with 8-10 car carriers. Smaller carriers which hold 2-3 cars are used for shorter more local moves. There is broader network of carrier availability for open-air carriers since they are used more often. We suggest choosing enclosed shipping methods when shipping classic, luxury or exotic vehicles. Enclosed transporters guarantee maximum protection from exposure to any open-air elements on the road. We suggest booking your enclosed transport in advance since there is limited carrier availability.


To get a quote for shipping your vehicle, you can either use our instant online car shipping quote calculator above or you can call (888) 422-7584 to receive a quote from one of our car transport pricing specialists. In order for us to calculate your quote we will need to know the location you are shipping from and to, the type of vehicle you would like to ship, and the date your vehicle will be ready.


You may ship personal belongings inside of your car, the total weight of these items cannot be more than a hundred pounds and has to be left in the trunk or back seats (under the window line). Please note that personal belonging are not covered under insurance if they are reported as damaged or missing.


Yes, many of our business clients require service from salvage auctions and other types of auto auctions. Each auction will have different requirements to release a vehicle and we'll get all the necessary details from you at the time of booking. Please make sure the vehicle is fully paid and ready for release from the auction. Also be aware that if a vehicle is booked as operable but it turns out the vehicle is inoperable there will be additional cost and the original transporter may not be able to accommodate an inoperable vehicle.