There are a handful of states that are in the heart of our primary car shipping territory and two of those states are Idaho and Utah. We regularly ship cars from Idaho to Utah, and with our home state of Montana bordering Idaho, you’ll see our trucks and our partner carriers’ trucks traveling between Montana, Idaho, and Utah all year long.
A popular car shipping route from Idaho to Utah is the Treasure Valley cites of Boise, Meridian, and Nampa in Idaho to Salt Lake City in Utah. The distance from Boise, ID to Salt Lake City, UT is only about 339 miles. A car carrier can usually deliver a vehicle on this route in one day once it is picked up. Most car shipments from Idaho to Oregon can be delivered in 1-2 days. Even if you have a car picked up in far north Coeur d’Alene, ID and have it delivered to Salt Lake City, UT, you’re looking at only 688 miles. The delivery time on that route is usually no more than two days.
We are a door-to-door auto transporter so we can ship a car from any location in Idaho to any location in California. To find out what it will cost to ship a car from Idaho to Utah, get an instant quote online or call us at (800) 656-7638.
Carriers can travel around 500 miles per day. If you take the total distance of your route and divide by 500, you'll get the approximate number of days it will take to ship a car from Idaho to Utah.
Example: The total distance from Boise, ID to Salt Lake City, UT is 339 miles. If you divide that by 500, you get .68, or approximately 1 day for delivery.
We provide the estimated delivery times for your specific Idaho to Utah route when you get an instant quote.
It will depend on the specific pick up location in Idaho and the delivery location in Oregon. It will also depend on the size of the vehicle, whether it runs, and whether it will be shipped on an open or enclosed trailer.
You can see how much it will cost to ship a car from Idaho to Utah by getting an instant quote on our website, or by calling us at (800) 656-7638. Further down on this page we also display the most recent quotes we've provided for transports from Idaho to Utahto give you an idea of what it will cost.
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Based on recent dispatch reports, the carrier availability rating from Idaho to Utah is 9/10.
The center of each state is used to approximate mileage between locations.
Estimated transit times are based on carriers traveling up to 500 miles per day.
If we can't get right to your door, we'll pick up your vehicle at an agreed upon location. We'll give you at least a 24-hour notice.
If we can't get right to your door, we'll deliver your vehicle at an agreed upon location. We'll give you at least a 24-hour notice.
J&S Transportation Auto Transport Reviews
|$662||September 29||Boise, ID||Salt Lake City, UT||Cargo Van / XL Truck (450, 4500)|
|$1083||September 26||Nampa, ID||Perry, UT||Truck / Large SUV|
|$1266||September 10||Lewiston, ID||Salt Lake City, UT||Truck / Large SUV|
|$551||September 01||Nampa, ID||Kaysville, UT||Car|
|$965||August 31||Post Falls, ID||Highland, UT||Truck / Large SUV|
|$893||August 29||Post Falls, ID||Ogden, UT||Truck / Large SUV|
|$563||August 26||Boise, ID||Logan, UT||Small or Midsize SUV / Crossover / Minivan|
|$563||August 20||Boise, ID||Logan, UT||Small or Midsize SUV / Crossover / Minivan|
|$722||August 20||Rexburg, ID||Cedar City, UT||Car|
|$867||August 15||Rexburg, ID||Cedar City, UT||Truck / Large SUV|
When you look at the map of Idaho, it should be easy to spot the areas where shipping cars will be the cheapest and quickest. All the cities in southern Idaho along I-84/I-86/I-15 are your best bets. Those cities include the Treasure Valley cities of Nampa, Meridian, and Boise on the west, to Jerome and Twin Falls in the south, to Pocatello and Idaho Falls on the east. This is the primary corridor car carriers travel in Idaho. Anything outside this corridor is going to add cost and time to your transport particularly those towns and cities in and around the Boise National Forest and the Salmon-Challis National Forest.
As you head to northern Idaho, your best shipping location is going to be Coeur d’ Alene. We do a lot of shipping in and out of Coeur d’ Alene for the various car dealers we have relationships with there. It’s right on I-90 which is a very busy trucking corridor so it’s an ideal shipping location. When you get up into the panhandle to cities such as Sandpoint and Bonners Ferry, transports can get challenging so expect increased costs and time to get your transport completed.
The other thing to keep in mind is that sometimes winters can be harsh in Idaho. Cold temperatures and snow can wreak havoc on transports. As a result, be prepared for potential delays during the winter months and sometimes increased costs as well because there may be fewer carriers willing to serve the state during the winter. For example, if you need to ship a car from Texas to Idaho in late January and it's a bad winter, it could take a day or two longer to secure a carrier than it would if you did that same transport in the middle of summer.
We have been shipping cars in and out of Idaho for 20+ years so we have the experience to handle any weather Idaho throws at us. We also have strong relationships with carriers and rollback companies so we can handle transports from remote areas in Idaho to populated areas such as the Boise, Nampa, and Meridian. To find out what your Idaho auto transport will cost and how long it will take to complete, get an instant quote on our website or call us at (800) 656-7638.
Utah is a state that is largely covered with mountains and is home to five national parks. It’s also a state where towns and cities are often in the “middle of nowhere” where the nearest town or city can easily be over one hundred miles away. The exception are the cities of Ogden, Salt Lake City, and Provo located in the northern region of the state. They are all located relatively close to each other, and all are right off of interstates (I-15 and I-80) so they are easily accessible. In fact, ninety percent of our auto transports to and from Utah are to one of those three cities. They are the best and easiest locations to ship cars to or from in the state of Utah as carriers are regularly serving those cities.
Unfortunately, any other location in Utah is challenging to ship cars to or from. Very few carriers are regularly passing through and serving other parts of the state. As a result, it can take longer (and take more money) to find a carrier willing to go out of their way to travel to a town or city that is in the middle of nowhere just to pick up or deliver one vehicle.
To find out what it will cost to ship a car to or from Utah, and how long it will take to complete, get an instant quote online or call us at (800) 656-7638.
Get answers to some of the most commonly asked questions
The first step is to get an instant quote on our website or by calling us at (800) 656-7638. The quote will give you a current price and the estimated time of delivery for your specific shipping route. From there you can book an order online or book an order with us over the phone.
Yes! By default, our instant quotes are for open transports, but on the quote page you will also see the cost to ship a car enclosed.
The instant quote is all inclusive. There are no sales tax, hidden fees, or additional charges of any kind. Insurance coverage is also included in the price you are given!
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Yes! As a car carrier and licensed auto transport broker we provide liability and cargo insurance to cover your vehicle while it is being transported. However, you MUST have your personal vehicle insurance in place because we don’t cover Acts of God. Read our article about auto transport insurance for more details.