We can collect or deliver your boat to many
Each country has its own rules and challenges for transporting wide and high loads. Outside of the UK any load that is wider than our trailers (2.6m) needs a Permit and sometimes an Escort Vehicle from door to door.
We carry Permits for the following countries: UK & Ireland, France, Spain, Portugal, Norway, Sweden, and Denmark. We can deliver further afield, as long as the boats do not overhang our low-loader boat trailers.
We cover the whole of the UK and our destinations include:
We have established good relationships with our local marinas and have a good rapport with the staff. If you would like us to recommend a good marina we are happy to do so.
France, Spain & Portugal
Boat Transport Ltd. has gained valuable experience and expertise in France, Spain & Portugal, especially with wide loads which have their own special needs and requirements.
N.B. Please note we are temporarily not transporting to and from Spain. This is due to staffing issues).
Over the past few years France and Spain have become popular destinations for the retail customer who may wish to retire there or simply moor their boat in a sunnier climate. This has meant that we now have many more loads going to and from France, Spain & Portugal.
Because we are based in Southampton we can offer more competitive pricing for France, Spain & Portugal, so please call for a quotation.
Popular destinations in France
The most popular areas are the Mediterranean coast and the inland connections of the French Waterway system. Typical destinations include:
- Le Cap d'Agde
- Port Grimaud/Port Cogolin
- Cannes/La Rague
- Port Leucate
- La Rochelle
- Port Napoleon
Popular destinations in Spain & Portugal
Popular areas in Spain include "The Costas" - Costa Blanca, Costa Brava, Costa del Sol- and The Algarve (Portugal). Typical destinations include:
- Puerto Banus
- Torrevieja/La Manga
Sweden, Norway & Denmark
Our transport service extends to Norway, Sweden, Denmark, and, we have become very experienced in moving Scandinavian brands.
As I am sure you are aware the Scandinavians, like ourselves, have a long tradition of boat building and are surrounded by water too. It's easy to find many British built boats over there and many Scandinavian built boats over here.
Popular destinations in Scandinavia
For our Scandinavian customers we can organise loading within the UK, all relevant documentation and customs paperwork. We can give you a realistic price based on specific loading and delivery dates.
We hold CMR goods in transit insurance for these cross border deliveries and payment can now be made via bank transfer.