Ship A Motorcycle to France from the USA

We ship motorcycles from the USA to France and various countries worldwide. We’ll pick up your motorcycle and ship it to Europe, Australia, and Middle East, through door-to-port delivery.

International Motorcycle Shipping Quote


International Motorcycle Shipping Quote

Shipping a Motorcycle From USA to France

Looking to ship a motorcycle from the USA to France? It’s simpler than you think, especially with AA Motorcycle Shipping by your side. With over 40 years of expertise, we’ll guide you through the process seamlessly. Trust us to deliver your ride safely, allowing you to focus on the road ahead.

Provide us with the Year/Make/Model of your bike, Pickup Zip Code or Departure Port, and Destination Country (France), and we’ll get you a free quote. AA Motorcycle Shipping offers weekly sailings from eight ports in the USA to one port in France. Let’s make your motorcycle shipping experience smooth and stress-free.

Departure and Arrival Ports

The departure ports from the USA to France include:

  • Newark, NJ
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Newport News, VA
  • Charleston, SC
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • Brunswick, GA
  • Galveston, TX
  • Long Beach, CA

In France, the sole arrival port is located in Le Havre, overseen by the port authority of the city. Le Havre stands as the second-largest commercial port in France by tonnage and boasts the country’s largest container port, comprising three terminal sets. Upon arrival, your appointed representative will collect the motorcycle, requiring cash payment on-site for any applicable taxes or duties.

How Much Does it Cost to Ship a Motorcycle to France?

Wondering about the cost of shipping a motorcycle to France? For precise pricing, reach out to AA Motorcycle directly. Generally, several factors influence the final cost, such as:

  • The size of your motorcycle: With larger motorcycles typically incurring higher fees compared to smaller motorcycles.
  • The departure location: Shipping from the West Coast might be pricier than from the East Coast.
  • Your proximity to the nearest port: Opting for truck transport to the port from your residence may increase expenses, whereas hauling your motorcycle yourself if you’re nearby could be more cost-effective.

Estimated Transit Time

Shipping a motorcycle from both the East Coast and West Coast USA to France typically takes around five weeks.

Documents Required for Shipping to France

To ship a motorcycle to France, you’ll need to provide the bill of sale.

Customs Broker Information

A designated broker will be assigned to you, with their details listed on the Doc Receipt.

Destination Handling Charge

As part of the service, we will connect you with the Customs Clearance broker.

Shipping Method to France

Our shipping vessels depart weekly from all eight U.S. seaports to the single port in France, utilizing the RoRo shipping method for motorcycles.

Roll-On/Roll-Off (RoRo) Shipping

RoRo is ideal for transporting wheeled vehicles such as motorcycles. It stands as our top choice for shipping bikes from the USA to France. Renowned for its popularity, cost-effectiveness, and efficiency, it offers unparalleled advantages for seamless transportation.

With guaranteed departure and arrival dates, this method ensures the safety of your motorcycle from the elements. Your motorcycle is securely tied to the deck, with no exposure to the ocean, providing peace of mind throughout the journey.

Choosing a France Motorcycle Shipping Company

When selecting a company for motorcycle shipping, prioritize their reputation and expertise in this field. Ensure they offer competitive rates and quality services. Research different options, compare prices, and review customer feedback before making a choice. Additionally, reach out directly to shipping companies with any questions or concerns about the shipping process.

AA Motorcycle has successfully met the criteria for selecting the right international motorcycle company for France:

  • Secure and safe shipping
  • Modern loading equipment and trucks
  • Competitive rates for door-to-door motorcycle transport
  • Instant quotes available online or over the phone
  • Real-time online tracking of your shipment (in select cases)
  • Trusted and specialized motorcycle shipping since 1983

Safety and Security in Motorcycle Shipping

Safety is our top priority when transporting motorcycles in France. AA Motorcycle Shipping ensures secure transportation using enclosed trucks. We recommend riders to service and inspect their bikes before shipping. Additional insurance coverage offers financial protection for any unexpected incidents during transit.

Palletized vs. Non-Palletized Motorcycle Shipping

At AA Motorcycle Shipping, we offer both palletized and non-palletized shipping options to accommodate various preferences. While non-palletized shipping ensures quicker loading, palletized shipping entails securing the motorcycle to a pallet within an enclosed air ride trailer, providing a premium choice with shorter transit times.

Palletized Motorcycle Shipping

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Non-Palletized Motorcycle Shipping

International motorcycle shipping has evolved to meet the needs of riders venturing across the globe. As a reliable and experienced partner in this endeavor, AA Motorcycle Shipping Company offers a range of services tailored to guarantee smooth and secure motorcycle transportation.