Shipping Services


Capabilities to Meet Any Shipping Need

With a nationwide franchise network and trusted contacts around the world, Craters & Freighters can successfully execute even the most complicated of shipping engagements. We handle projects of all sizes and don’t require you to meet any weight or size minimums.

Antiques to Hazardous Materials

If it can be crated, we’ve successfully moved it. From fragile family heirlooms to sensitive electronics to hazardous materials, we know what it takes to block, brace, package, and transport shipments so they arrive undamaged and on time.

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A Wide Range of Methods and Modes

Our team works with you to determine how best to move your shipments. Whether they need to travel across town or around the globe, by land, sea, or air, we help you understand your options and select the approach that meets your timeline and your budget.

Frequently Asked Questions

How will my item(s) be shipped?

Depending on the item and level of service requested, we ship by truck, air, and sea.

Do you ship nationwide?
Yes. We currently have 65+ individually owned and operated franchise locations across the country that specialize in shipping nationwide and internationally. Whether you’re a residential or business customer, we can assist you with all of your logistics needs.
Do you offer international shipping?

Yes, we do! Contact the local Craters & Freighters location for further information, quotes and availability. Please see our International Shipping page for more information.

Do you pickup and deliver?

Yes, all of our locations offer pickup and delivery services. Contact your local Craters & Freighters office for more information and pricing or visit our Pickup & Delivery page and request a quote online.

Can you provide white-glove delivery?

Yes, we know your high-value items require high-value care, so we offer white-glove services as an added option in shipping. We use blankets and floor runners whenever required to protect your home or business during the process. Visit our White-Glove Delivery page for more information

Do you offer time-critical and overnight services?

Yes, please contact your local Craters & Freighters office for more information and pricing.

Do you ship art, antiques, fragile and high-value items?

Yes! Please see our Art Shipping and Antiques Shipping pages.

Do you provide military and government shipping?

Yes, please see our Military & Government Shipping page.

Do you ship heavy industrial machinery and equipment?

Yes, we do! Please see the Heavy Equipment Crating & Shipping page.

Do you provide estate shipping services?

Yes, Please see our Estate & Trust Shipping page for more information.

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With over 65 brick-and-mortar locations across the country leveraging the best technology to provide worldwide support and logistics, Craters & Freighters has become a national powerhouse with local accountability.

Tell us about your packaging, crating, and or shipping requirements, and we'll reply promptly with a figure you can use in your planning.