Static caravan (No. 7515590)

Static caravan
Length x Width x Height
Weight
Pcs
Static caravan
914 x 365 x 250 cm
1000 kg
1
Are the dimensions precise?
Yes
Total weight:
1000 kg
Distance
2064 km
Invoice:
Not required

Pick-up address and date

United Kingdom, Northamptonshire, Northampton

From 1 May 2021 to 15 May 2021

Delivery address and date

Italy, Lazio, Cassino

From 1 May 2021 to 30 May 2021


Transporting a caravan

Transporting a caravan is frequently correlated with great deal of difficulties, but actually it is much less complex than it seems. If you want to ship a caravan by yourself, do not forget to make sure that your driving license allows you to do that.

Kinds of caravans

A Conventional caravan – as the name suggests, this is the most common type of caravan. It has four sturdy walls as well as a full height rood. A conventional caravan might vary in length as well as in the number of rooms, however generally it guarantees pretty satisfying travelling environment. Conventional caravans come in 1 or 2 axles.

B Tent trailer – is a type of caravan that is a fine alternative in case you might want to decrease the costs. Tent trailer may be towed by most of the cars and usually contains most of the elementary equipment, like hot water or a fridge. Tent trailer provide you considerable living space however offers much less wind resistance than a conventional caravan.

3) Pop-top caravans -  this kind is similar to conventional caravans with the addition of a expendable roof, which helps to increase the living space. Pop-top caravans, similar to a tent trailer does not offer much wind resistance.

4) Pop-out caravans – this kind of caravan has all the features of a pop-top caravan as well as added expandable area on the foot and the head of the vehicle, which creates a convienient spot to fit extra beds, in case you are in need of them. Pop-out caravans are the most favored by large families.

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

6) The fifth-wheeler – this is the biggest kind of caravan. It provides with considerable amount of living space, so that whole families can travel comfortably. Due to its considerable size,  the fifth-wheeler must be towed by a larger vehicle instead of a regular car (such as a pickup truck).


It is not always possible to ship a caravan by yourself – it hinges on whether you have right amount of time to drive required distance and whether the caravan itself is working.

In case you want to find a transport provider to move your caravan, double-check if you know the specific measurements of the caravan. Moreover check if its insurance hasn’t expired. Futhermore, instruct the transport provider about state of the caravan – e.g. whether brakes work properly.

When hiring a transport provider to move your caravan you do not need to worry about your driving license or crossing the borders  - all the rules apply to the transport provider. Moreover, transport providers often invest in product liability insurance, which will ensure you a compensation, if any damage is done to the caravan during shipment.

Price of shipping a caravan

Price of moving a caravan hinges on its dimensions and weight (as it is withmost types of cargo}. Other than that , the price is also affected by the state of the vehicle – if it is undamaged, you are likely to pay less.