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Other Vehicles, Bicycles Listed: 2018-04-21 23:55

2 rowery

(No. 2613332)
2 rowery

Total weight [kg]:

50.00

Distance: 1734.00 km

Bicycles

Bike transport subcategory comes in handy when you are going on vacation and you need to ship your vehicle. Also it will be useful if you purchased a bike online and you need to ship it home. Another common reason for creating a listing in Bike Transport subcategory is wanting to ship a bicycle as a gift to someone.

Preparing a bike for shipping

The best container in which you can transport a bike is its original packaging. Of course, particularly if the bike has been used before, you may ship it without the container but you risk damaging more fragile parts of the vehicle (such as bicycle gears). If you are no longer in possession of the original package, make sure that you will find a box that will be the most similar in size and shape – the less empty space left after you place the bicycle in the package the better. Before placing the bicycle in the package, you should detach all the mobile parts – like lights or handlebars.  Once you have detached mentioned parts, it is safest to place them in separate box or wrap them in cardboard and attach the elements to the bicycle frame. Furthemore it is a good idea to wrap the handlebars as well as the frame in bubble foil (the layer of bubble wrap should be at least 2 centimeters thick. All of the protruding parts (such as bolts should be protected with cardboard overlay. All of the empty space remaining in the box after putting your bike in ought to be filled with cloths, styrofoam or sponges. Filling the free space is going to minimize jostling during transportation as the bicycle will not be able to move around in the packaging. Lastly, close the container and secure it with wide tape. 

If you want to search for a transport provider to ship your bike, you do not have to worry about providing the materials needed to safely transport your bike – the transport provider will be able to take care of that for you. Additionally, the transport provider usually can acquire professional packing materials which will ensure that the bike will be moved as safely as possible.

Cost of bike shipping

Cost of bicycle shipping mostly depends on how long the route is as well as the size and weight of the cargo. Other price-defining factor is desired delivery date (the tougher the deadline, the steeper the price). 

Pick-up address and date

Łekno, 62-105, Poland

17 May 2018

Delivery address and date

Thirsk, YO7, United Kingdom

Flexible dates