|Size of the move||flat price range|
|studio||$1,950 - $2,200|
|small 1 bedroom||$2,300 - $2,600|
|large 1 bedroom||$2,600 - $2,900|
|small 2 bedroom||$2,600 - $3,000|
|large 2 bedroom||$3,000 - $4,000|
|3 bedroom apt||$3,200 - $4,200|
|2 bedroom townhouse/house||$3,200 - $4,200|
|3 bedroom townhouse/house||$3,900 - $4,900|
|4 bedroom townhouse/house||$5,000 - $7,000|
|5+ bedroom townhouse/house||starting from $6,000|
|delivery time range|
- Expedited delivery
- 2 professional movers
- Dedicated clean truck
If you’re a Portland dweller who’s about to move to Philadelphia, congratulations! A worthy choice to start a new chapter of your life.
The advantages of the city include:
- It’s a truly historical place with the Liberty Bell reminding us of our independence;
- New York and Washington are relatively close.
A rough estimate suggests that a car ride from Portland, Maine, to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania takes about 8 hours, and the distance is about 408 miles (428, if moving through Boston). The road can be tricky if traveling in the winter months due to the snow and rain.
Tips on Ensuring a Smooth Move Long Distance
An upcoming move from one state to another is not an easy job. For those who are interested in long-distance moving across the country, here are the basics. Write a plan for packing, resolve tax issues, check what you need to do with a Portland driving license in Philly, and change your mailing address.
Think about your fellow travelers:
- Children – research local schools and colleges;
- Family members with certain health conditions – the new state should be able to provide the necessary treatment;
- Pets – be prepared to obtain special permits.
Clearly, there is enough on your plate already.
Long-Distance Movers’ Dilemma
And yet, to move between states, there’s another pressing point: how do you transfer all your belongings and schedule the whole process? How should you pack an entire home and all the household goods without damaging anything, and how can you deliver it all safely? Are there any Philadelphia moving companies in your area, and how do you choose the best long distance movers?
We can help you with some of your worries.
Firstly, there are many state moving companies that offer moving services across the USA.
Secondly, it’s indeed better to hire professional moving companies, while you are making all the necessary arrangements before departure.
Thirdly, find detailed information about moving services that moving experts offer, and you’ll be glad to discover that they can even help you pack.
Long-Distance Moving Companies – Safety First
Perform thorough research. Long-distance moving may cause a lot of stress if employees treat your items irresponsibly. Not every company can provide the required mode of transport or specific moving service. Long-distance moves require a special kind of auto transport – usually a truck and a team of at least two men to facilitate the moving process.
Don’t risk your possessions because the prices seem amazingly affordable. Choose moving experts who have proven themselves and have all the right documentation for running their business.
The Born to Move Moving Company
With the Born to Move full-servicing moving company, moving from Portland, Maine, to Philadelphia will be a pleasant experience. Should you decide against a new home after some time, we can just as easily transfer your belongings back from Philadelphia to Portland. As the interstate mover, we will support any of your moving initiatives with our team of professionals.
Why is Born to Move a good company for long-distance moves?
- We are fully licensed and provide our certificate upon request;
- We have a packing service and offer unpacking too, should you need it;
- We wrap the furniture, paying extra attention to fragile items;
- We can hoist furniture through a balcony or a window;
- We arrange moving and storage if required;
- We can disassemble your stuff and then put it back;
- We have enough auto transport.
Our customers need not worry about hidden costs or extra pay upon arrival. The cost is clear right away since we also provide free estimate services.
Essential financial info about our services:
- We don’t charge for stairs if there are no especially bulky items, such as a piano;
- Once you have paid the arranged price, you don’t have to think about tolls on Portland roads, gas, insurance or shrink wrap.
New Destinations – Same Professionals
The moving industry is growing, but not all long-distance movers can boast exceptional service. We will provide you with moving and storage again if you decide to return to Portland if your relocation to Pennsylvania state didn’t meet your expectations.
After all, ocean-side Portland is a beautiful place to live. Don’t confuse it with Portland, Oregon, though. The Portland in Oregon was named after the Portland in Maine. Luckily, we can arrange your move to any of these places.
Hire our Philadelphia movers or Portland movers, and your moving experience will be remembered as a pleasant adventure.
Our hourly rates include all other charges:
- Labor & Equipment
- Floor Protection
- Wrapped Furniture
- No Additional Fees
- Fuel Charge
- Safe Delivery
- Guaranteed Price