How to organize my move between France and England?
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Discover all our tips and advice for a move to / to London, a return to France or a shipment of parcels or luggage between France and England - depending on your needs and budget.
Moving between France and the UK
Many moving companies offer their services for removals between France and London, more generally the United Kingdom - among which:
- Cadogan Tate Moving & Storage
- Dede Transport
- Delahaye Moving
- Europe Remove
- France Removals
- Matthew James Removals & Storage
- My Truck To Share
- Small Removals
Don't hesitate to ask for quotes and compare prices!
For a move between Paris and London, count at least 300€ / m³ of objects to be transported (excluding insurance).
The service Baggage check-in offered by Eurostar allows you to ship your baggage before your departure and collect it on your arrival.
Luggage can be collected up to 14 days after dispatch.
Count 34 € for a suitcase (maximum 30 kg) - and up to 46 € for a bulky object.
This service is only available between: Paris and London, Brussels and London and Lille and London - in both directions.
Eurotunnel - Le Shuttle
With the Eurotunnel (Le Shuttle), you can cross the Channel with your personal vehicle or a rental vehicle.
Moving to London
Renting a van to move is certainly the most economical solution. Count on average £40 / day (excluding deposit).
The documents to be provided are:
- A driving license
- A proof of address
The gasoline costs are your responsibility.
Another alternative: renting a utility vehicle.
- With driver: "Man with a van"
You can also rent a van with driver. The price is usually per hour and therefore higher than renting a driverless van. Count on average £15 / h.
This option, although more expensive, is the ideal solution if you don't have a driving license and / or want a little help with loading and unloading!
Prices vary depending on the service: simple driving or assistance with loading and unloading.
You will find many ads on classifieds sites by searching for "man with a van".
Many moving companies offer their services for removals to London - among which:
- Alexanders Removals & Storage
- Delahaye Moving
- Dinsdales Of London
- Fantastic Removals
- Fast Removal
- Happy 2 Move
- Man With A Van
- Safe Removals
- Strong Move
- The Yellow Van Company
If you have few boxes or suitcases to travel, a mailing can also be a practical and economical solution:
Do not hesitate to do simulations and compare prices!