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Welcome to South West Boat Transport

Established in 2005, we are a professional yacht and boat transport company offering boat moving services across England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland, France, Spain, Portugal, Holland, Sweden, Denmark and the rest of Europe.

Our professional, friendly drivers will safely transport your boat by road to its next destination whether that's in the UK or across Europe. They are experienced at loading and transporting all types of motor cruiser and sailing yacht. We operate a modern fleet of Mercedes tractor units and air suspension boat trailers to give your boat a soft ride. Our specialist boat trailers are all fitted with adjustable supports to fit motor boats and sailing yachts of all shapes and sizes. Our range includes a compact rig for easier access into tight locations and low loader trailers ideal for carrying flybridge motor cruisers and deep keel yachts. We also operate a 4x4 and boat trailer for the transportation of smaller boats.

As we are boat owners ourselves, you can be rest assured that your vessel is in the safest of hands. We have vast experience in boat haulage in virtually every European country, including providing all the relevant paperwork, permissions and escort cars required for wide load boat transport. We are happy to assist with organising cranes and will liaise with the loading and off-loading points to ensure that your move goes smoothly. We have Goods In Transit insurance up to £300,000 which can be extended if required.

We offer a reliable and competitively priced boat moving service across the UK and Europe. Our boat transportation customers include both private individuals and trade customers including; boat builders, marinas and numerous yacht brokers. We are proud of the relationships developed with our customers over the years and regularly get asked to collect new boats from the European factories and take boats in and out of the Southampton boat show.

We offer an abnormal load escort service across Devon, Cornwall, Dorset, Somerset, Hampshire, Sussex and the rest of Great Britain.

What Our Customers Say About Our Boat & Yacht Transport & Haulage

"Excellent service and Michael is a really fantastic person who made the whole delivery process a pleasant and safe experience. Would not hesitate to recommend him to everyone looking to have their boat moved. Thank you!"
Jane Bell, Toulouse, France

"Mike has successfully delivered our Windy 34 from Poole to Antibes, safely and punctually, a very professional service. I will undoubtably use south west boat transport again."
Chris Hugo White, Poole

"This if a first-rate outfit. They collected our 12.4m yacht from Croatia and delivered it without hassle or problem to the Orwell. Superb service and highly recommended."
John Krapez, Suffolk

Why Use Our Yacht & Boat Transportation Service For UK & Europe

We offer very competitive prices with no hidden extras. All prices include £300,000 of Goods In Transit insurance which can be extended where required.

We have extensive experience within the industry and always provide the highest level of professional customer service. Our team of drivers are professional and reliable with years of experience in boat and yacht transport. Our aim is to keep you regularly informed and up to date throughout the whole moving process.

We operate a range of bespoke air suspension boat trailers with built in cradles for motor boats and yachts. They are fitted with air suspension to give your boat a cushioned ride. Our boat trailers include a compact rig to allow easy access to tight locations, especially useful in parts of Devon, Cornwall, Dorset and Hampshire. Our low loader trailers are ideal for carrying large motor cruisers and fin keel yachts. We also transport other marine items such as boat moulds, keels, cradles and masts.

We aim to process all boat or yacht transport quotes within 24 hours, usually in a lot less time. We're often available at short notice, 7 days a week, making sure your boat can be transported by road at a time best for you.

For more information about our boat transport service across the UK and areas of Europe, please get in touch. To speak to our teams based in the South Coast, please call Plymouth 01752 687700 or Lymington 01590 452055 or email info@boat-transportation.co.uk.

If you need any guidance about how to prepare your boat for transportation or haulage, please check out our preparation advice.

Where Have We Transported Boats By Road?

Over the 15 years that we have been transporting boats by road, we have helped many boat owners, boat brokers, boat dealers and others to move their boats and yachts right across the UK, Ireland, Mainland Europe, and Scandinavia. Below is a list of just some of the boats that we have moved: