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Moving With A One Way Cargo Van Rental


One Way Cargo Rental In USA

  1. When is a One Way Cargo Van Rental Useful?
  2. Affordability is Beneficial
  3. Small but Mighty
  4. Know the Size and Date You Need & Book It
  5. Before Using One Way Cargo Rentals, Be Informed

1. When is a One Way Cargo Van Rental Useful?

When moving long distance, most minds instinctively jump to the cost of a moving truck rental. If I had a dollar for all the times I've talked to people about other options, I could be well into early retirement by now. As full-size moving trucks lead the industry, it's difficult to see another way to get the job done.
 
The fact is that even the smallest of these trucks may be far too large to transport a single person's items. Additionally, it's illegal to transport things such as plants and pets in a moving truck. If you have family heirlooms or other fragile items, you'll be reluctant to hand those over to movers. And sometimes, it's difficult for a bulky moving truck to reach a destination on a narrow street. So, what's the solution? Renting a one-way cargo van.

2. Affordability is Beneficial

Renting a passenger van moving truck could prove costly if you don’t have the knowledge of how to operate it. Trucks and cargo van rentals can be cost-effective if you know how to pack it for a one-way trip. If you want to share the space with others, it's ideal to combine your van with a cargo trailer, if necessary. For those relocating an entire family or moving away to college, a long-distance cargo van rental is the way to go. Even if you're staying local, a moving truck rental is ideal for your relocation. It is also an excellent choice and affordable for those who are moving items within city limits obviously with the correct truck license.


One Way Cargo Van Rental

3. Small but Mighty

Despite the small appearance, cargo vans can hold a ton of stuff! A single cargo van can fit around thirty individual boxes ranging in size from large to medium to small. With efficient van loading, you're insulating items together to shield them from damage in transit.


A one-way cargo van rental is the perfect option for smaller items that can't fit into a regular vehicle. Many people ship their cars via an auto carrier so they don't put miles on the vehicle. Want points for miles vouchers to any state in the country? Fill in the form on the page and choose your vehicle, then manage your move on our site.


Although its purpose is moving cargo, this van is versatile. Customers can move a small apartment or even the contents of a small office. Keep in mind, though, that only two adults can fit in the front seat, and plan ahead. The back of the van will transport your items, so there's no room for passengers.

4. Know the Size and Date You Need & Book It

When it comes to a one-way cargo van, the vehicle’s size is of utmost importance. Most of these vans are standard size, providing the customer with up to 300 cubic feet of space. Before renting one of these vans, be sure you know how much space you need. Compare the van's space with the boxes that you have to carry to see if all can fit in the van to accommodate a one-way move.

Make sure to find a one-way cargo van or rental truck that is available for your scheduled move. Most likely, a proper reservation is the only way to secure a vehicle. For example, at a car rental company, there are no promises that they'll have one of these vehicles when you need it.

You don’t want to assume anything.


5. Before Using One Way Cargo Rentals, Be Informed

Using a one-way company is the easiest way to move small items from one city location to the next. For your long-distance or state to state move, you may need a one-way cargo trailer. Here at Moving Authority, we will help you to choose the company that is right for you. When you rent a van, knowledge is of utmost importance to keep yourself informed during a move. Take advantage of the company reviews to find the best place to rent a cargo van for your move. Prepare even further! Use our moving estimator today to find the perfect yet cheap cargo van rental one way. If you keep a truck longer than a 30 day period and you use the truck for commerce you must post a USDOT number on the door for clear identification. 

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Gabriel

4 years, 7 months ago

It is always safer when you are well aware of the quantity of goods you intend to move before going ahead to rent a cargo van. You don't want to rent a cargo van, pack up, attempt to put your properties inside, only to find out that the space is inadequate. Furthermore, when you are renting a cargo van, you might also want to hire some expert to help with parking your goods. This is because it requires a lot of effort to arrange park and move your goods into a cargo van, except you have a lot of friends and/or family members that are willing to help you. Furthermore, the experts will know how to properly arrange your goods to save space and prevent breakage.

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Ashley Richmond

4 years, 6 months ago

Hi Gabriel,

Thanks for the advice on knowing what you have to move before you actually move it. These are definitely tips that can help those looking for a cargo van.

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Garry Jacksoll

4 years, 7 months ago

One way cargo van rental is essential especially when large families carry large amounts of possesions that are extremely fragile and expensive. Typically, you'll want to load one way cargos last (and isolated) to be sure each piece is loaded safely and sure to hold for the duration of the ride.

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Ashley Richmond

4 years, 6 months ago

Garry thanks for that tip. I can see how having a cargo van helps when you need to transport a good amount of valuable goods. They work great for that application as you get to drive it around yourself and you won't have to worry about someone driving off with your valuables.

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Larry

4 years, 7 months ago

I’m planning to move but not sure of the exact time yet. I never knew it could be this easy to rent a cargo van. As a means to cut down the cost of hiring movers, I think it’s perfectly ideal for me to go for a one way cargo van rental. I have a few fragile items and my entire property is not much. My only worry now would be how to ascertain if the van can contain all items at once coz that would be the most appropriate deal for me. This is interesting! I’d hope to be allowed to hire just one expert to assist with the packing just to enable me to have a taste of professionalism in the packing while my friends and I help in our own way.

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Jo Statton

3 years, 12 months ago

Were you able to rent a van for a one-way move? I have not been able to find any companies that offer this and have been told that none do. If you found one and you see this, please let me know!

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Mike P

4 years, 7 months ago

Where can I find a cargo van rental on your site?

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Ashley Richmond

4 years, 6 months ago

Hey Mike,

We don't provide cargo vans directly on our site but there are many movers on our site who may be able to provide you with one. Feel free to look around our site for moving companies who are able to provide you with a cargo van. There should a few in your area if you live near a big city.

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Paige M

4 years, 7 months ago

Does one way van rental companies supply insurance for the furniture move? And if we share a van, do we have to take each our own insurance?

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Ashley Richmond

4 years, 6 months ago

Hi Paige,

The providing of insurance definitely depends on the company supplying the insurance. This also goes for the insurance when two people are sharing a van. It depends entirely on the provider of the rental cargo van. Some cargo van rental companies need you to purchase your own insurance for your move while other companies may provide them with the cargo van itself.

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James Tudor

4 years, 5 months ago

Love the article on one way moving trucks. Will add our company to your site.

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Ashley Richmond

4 years, 5 months ago

Hey James, glad you liked our article on moving trucks. We're happy to know you are creating a profile with us. Your customers will be able to create awesome reviews on your company after their moving experience. We are adding more features in the near future so hope you stick around for the updates.

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Susan

3 years, 11 months ago

This is great except no one rents cargo vans for long distance moves. I have just the right amount of stuff for a van. The smallest truck is too big. But, no company rents a cargo van. What van rentals were you referring to?

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KB

3 years, 3 months ago

I can't find a single company that rents I one way Cargo Van. If I had the $$ I'd start a company. There is a MASSIVE market for this.

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Frank

3 years, 1 month ago

Did anyone find a single company that does that? I've been looking for days.. This article is pointless.

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KiKi

3 years, 1 month ago

I couldn't find any companies that rent one way cargo vans, so I was excited when I came across this article. Did I miss something? I thought this article would lead me to companies that rent one way cargo vans. But, that is not the case. As some others have already commented, there seems to be no companies that do. So what was the goal of this article? I think I missed it.

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Mary Perrelli

1 year, 9 months ago

Does a cargo van fit a bedroom set, treadmill and some boxes

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Mary Harrison

1 year, 1 month ago

do cargo vans have back passenger seating

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Mary Harrison

1 year, 1 month ago

do these cargo vans have back seating for passenger

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Mary Harrison

1 year, 1 month ago

Do you have vans with back seating for passengers.

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