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Other Vehicles, Caravans Listed: 2018-01-26 00:48


(No. 2322172)

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Distance: 2980.00 km

Transporting a caravan

Moving a caravan is frequently associated with a lot of difficulties, but in fact it is much less difficult than it seems. If you plan on transporting a caravan by yourself, don’t forget to check if your driving license allows you to do it.

Kinds of caravans

A Conventional caravan – as can be deduced from the name, this is the most common kind of caravan. This type has four strong walls as well as a full height rood. A conventional caravan might differ in dimensions and in the amount of rooms, however generally it provides quite comfortable travelling environment. Conventional caravans may have 1 or 2 axles.

2) Tent trailer – this type of caravan is a fine choice if you might want to lower the costs. Tent trailer may be towed by most of the cars and often includes most of the elementary equipment, like hot water or a fridge. It provide you considerable living space however offers very little wind resistance.

C Pop-top caravans -  this type is similar to conventional caravans with the exception of a lifting roof, that can increase the living space. Pop-top caravans, much like a tent trailer does not offer much wind resistance.

D Pop-out caravans – this kind of caravan is equipped with all the advantages of a pop-top caravan as well as additional expandable section on the foot and the head of the vehicle, which is a perfect spot to place additional beds, should you are in need of them. Pop-out caravans are the most favored by big families.

5) Camper trailers – this type of caravan offers not as much living space as the types mentioned before, but because of the most needed basic equipment (shower, fridge and so on) camper trailers are considered to be a convenient and affordable way of travelling. 

F The fifth-wheeler – this is the largest kind of caravan. It provides with considerable amount of living space, so that whole families can travel in comfort. Because of its considerable size,  the fifth-wheeler must be towed by a larger vehicle instead of a regular car (e. g. a pickup truck).

Sometimes it is impossible to ship a caravan by yourself – it hinges on whether you have enough time to travel necessary route and whether the caravan itself is working.

If you decide to hire a transport provider to move your caravan, double-check if you know the exact measurements of the caravan. Also make sure that its insurance is up-to-date. Moreover, inform the hauler about state of the caravan – like whether brakes work properly.

When hiring a transport provider to transport your caravan you do not need to worry about your driving license or speed limits  - all the requirements apply to the transport provider. Furthermore, shipping providers frequently have product liability insurance, which will ensure you a compensation, if anything happens with the caravan during shipment.

Price of transporting a caravan

Cost of moving a caravan depends on its dimensions and weight (similar tomost types of loads}. Other than that , the cost is also defined by the condition of the caravan – if it is fully functional, you are likely to get cheaper price.

Pick-up address and date

County Dublin, BT92 7FU, Ireland

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Delivery address and date

Faro, Portugal

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