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Falter caravan (No. 7784993)

Length x Width x Height
Weight
Pcs
Falter caravan
4000 x 2000 x 1000 cm
500 kg
1
Are the dimensions precise?
No
Total weight:
500 kg
Distance
1160 km
Customer:
Private person

Pick-up address and date

Netherlands, Limburg, Maastricht

Flexible dates

Delivery address and date

Czech Republic, Moravian-Silesian Region, Ostrava

Flexible dates


Transporting a caravan

Moving a caravan is often associated with great deal of problems, but in fact it is much less complex than it seems. If you want to transport a caravan by yourself, remember to check if your driving license enables you to do that.

Types of caravans

1) Conventional caravan – as can be deduced from the name, this is the most usual kind of caravan. It has 4 solid walls as well as a full height rood. Mentioned type can vary in length as well as in the amount of rooms, however generally it guarantees pretty satisfying travelling environment. Conventional caravans may have one or 2 axles.

B Tent trailer – this type of caravan is a great choice if you need to decrease the costs. It can be towed by nearly every car and usually includes the most basic equipment, like shower or a fridge. Tent trailer gives you considerable living space however offers much less wind resistance than a conventional caravan.

C Pop-top caravans -  they are very much alike conventional caravans with the addition of a lifting roof, which can expand the living space. Pop-top caravans, similar to a tent trailer does not provide much wind resistance.

4) Pop-out caravans – this kind of caravan is equipped with all the features of a pop-top caravan and added expandable area on the foot and the head of the van, which is a perfect area to fit extra beds, in case you need 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 most of the types mentioned above, but thanks to having the most needed basic equipment (shower, hot water and so on) it is a convenient and affordable way of travelling. 

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


Sometimes it is impossible to ship a caravan on your own – it hinges on whether you have right amount of time to drive necessary distance and whether the caravan itself is functional.

If you decide to find a shipping provider to ship your caravan, check if you know the precise dimensions of the caravan. Additionally confirm that its insurance is up-to-date. Moreover, inform the hauler about state of the caravan – for example whether brakes are fully functional.

When relying on a transport provider to ship your caravan you don’t have to worry about your driving license or crossing the borders  - all the rules concern the transport provider. Moreover, shipping companies frequently have product liability insurance, which will ensure you a compensation, if any damage is done to the caravan during shipment.

Cost of shipping a caravan

Price of transporting a caravan hinges on its dimensions and weight (as it is withmost types of loads}. Other than that , the price is also affected by the condition of the vehicle – if it is able to drive on its own, you are likely to get cheaper price.