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Automotive

Whether we’re shipping supercars, farm machinery or smaller vehicle parts, our knowledge and experience of automotive logistics makes us a trusted partner for numerous customers who need vehicles shipped to Europe, the Middle East or further afield.

Shipping Vehicles of All Shapes and Sizes

With its deep understanding of all vehicle types and the most efficient transport solutions, our automotive team can fulfil even the most challenging of customer requirements. Our coverage spans everything from standard vans for frequent deliveries of parts and small vehicles, all the way through to the containers and enclosed car carriers designed for race cars.


Discuss Your Requirements
  • In-depth knowledge and experience of transporting all vehicle types

  • Full import and export service, covering almost any location worldwide

  • Assistance with shipping documentation and administration, including Carnet

  • Full photographic inspection and loading reports available

  • Secure container storage at our own warehouse close to Port of Felixstowe

  • On-site valeting and roll-on, roll-off (RoRo) solutions where required

Our Car Transportation Service

We relish every automotive project, such is our passion for the industry and knowledge of what is required to move vehicles around the world. With dedicated teams covering all aspects of logistics, you can rest assured your vehicle will be in safe hands.

  • Established relationships with international carriers

  • Live tracking and reporting of your shipments

  • Dedicated project manager on site to oversee delivery

  • Collection from customer’s premises

  • Door-to-door delivery of cars and other vehicles

  • Loading and devanning services available

  • 24/7 support for time-critical consignments

  • Ability to transport multiple vehicles in one shipment

  • Assistance with customs clearance as standard

  • Export packing facility at the Port of Ipswich

Case Study

Our Automotive Case Studies

Automotive transport has become something of a specialism for HFS. Over the years, we have moved vehicles of all shapes and sizes to various destinations worldwide.

Bugatti Chiron & Bentley Bentayga

Industry

Top Services Provided

"This was such a unique project to be a part of. We enjoyed the challenge and were motivated to ensure that our client enjoyed an amazing trip. I would like to think that the solution and service that we provided is one that both Bugatti and Bentley would be proud of themselves."

David Norris

Director

Aston Martin DB4 GT

Industry

"For Hemisphere this is yet another high profile automotive shipment under our belts and again shows how our experience, understanding and attention to detail results in a successful outcome for all concerned."

Dan Leach

Projects and Automotive Team Manager

Supercars Club Arabia

Industry

"Through our experience and planning, all vehicles arrived at the hotel on time, and it wasn’t long before the car park was filled with the sights and sounds of some of the world’s finest automobiles – Ferrari, Lamborghini and McLaren to name but a few."

Dan Leach

Projects and Automotive Team Manager

Ferrari F430

Industry

"We are proud that our customer continues to put his faith in us, and we have no doubt that our relationship - as well as the car - will enjoy many more years to come."

Dan Leach

Projects and Automotive Team Manager

Hot Rod

Industry

"Arranging transport for this vehicle required all of our experience; this is not just a car, but irreplaceable automotive art steeped in history, and we knew it had to be handled as such."

Dan Leach

Projects & Automotive Team Manager

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Logistics Insights from HFS

Industry News

How the Rising Costs of Fuel Affect Your Freight Charges

11th March, 2022

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Industry News

Brexit Shipping Changes – What You Need To Know

01st January, 2022

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Industry News

Brexit: HMRC Warns UK Importers on Customs Declarations

09th August, 2021

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