Why You Should Ship Your College Student’s Car To And From School

Shipping your college student’s car to and from school, rather than having them drive, can offer several advantages:

  1. Safety: Long-distance driving, especially for young, inexperienced drivers, can be risky. Factors such as fatigue, challenging weather conditions, and unfamiliar roads increase the likelihood of accidents. Shipping the car reduces these risks.
  2. Convenience: Shipping a car can be more convenient for both students and parents. It eliminates the need for the student to take long, tiring road trips at the beginning and end of each school term. This is especially beneficial if the student’s school is across the country.
  3. Saves Time: Driving long distances can take significant amounts of time that might be better spent on studying, working, or resting. By shipping their car, students can fly to their destination, which is much faster, allowing them more time to settle into their campus life or get home sooner during breaks.
  4. Reduces Wear and Tear: Regular long-distance driving can put a lot of strain on a vehicle, leading to increased maintenance needs and potentially reducing its lifespan. Shipping the car helps preserve its condition.
  5. Cost-Effective: While shipping a car does involve a cost, it could potentially be cheaper than the cumulative expenses of fuel, overnight stays, meals on the road, and possible vehicle repairs from the wear and tear of a long drive.
  6. Flexibility: Car shipping can offer flexibility in planning. Students and parents can schedule a shipment for a time that is most convenient without being tied to a driving itinerary. This can be particularly useful for coordinating with school schedules and family events.
  7. Stress Reduction: Avoiding the logistics and stresses of a long drive can make the transition to and from school easier and more enjoyable for students. This way, they can focus more on their academic and social engagements rather than worrying about a daunting drive.

Overall, shipping a car can provide peace of mind to parents and students alike, knowing that transportation is handled safely and efficiently.

USA Auto Movers has been transporting vehicles for college students for over 30 years!  Contact us today to arrange your transport.