International Moving to France is Simple with Removals.co.uk
Emigrating to France with all of your belongings might seem like a stressful and daunting task, but Removals.co.uk can relieve the tension of relocating when you make use of our removals to France services.
We have a roster of experienced movers and packers, who complete thousands of United Kingdom to France removals each year, so you can receive assurance when trusting Removals.co.uk with your personal effects and home furniture.
During our time in the industry, we have worked tirelessly to perfect our overseas removals to France and we’re confident we have it down to a tee! We are proud of the reputation we have achieved as one of the UK’s most trusted international removal companies to France, by providing reliable, economic and swift removal and shipping solutions.
We have global ties with a network of fully-accredited cargo shipping agents and service partners that mean you will always receive the same first-class service in France as you would here in the UK.
How do I Move to France from the UK?
We start with introducing you to your France removal coordinator who is there to arrange your move, talk you through the best removal options for your requirements and to ensure everything runs smoothly. We wrap, pack, load and deliver removals to the address of your choice and we even complete any necessary paperwork and documentation ready for your international removals from the UK to France.
What is included in our removal services?
Over the years, we have refined our comprehensive menu of France removals services that your move coordinator will explain in greater detail:
- A dedicated moving coordinator to organise your International removals to France from the UK
- Wrapping and packing of your removal in robust, industry-approved materials
- Items loaded onto a shipping container and shipped to France
- Removals cleared at customs in France, delivered to your address and unpacked
- Customs clearances, freight charges, terminal fees, removal costs and insurance
Where in France Can I move my Items?
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International removal costs?
Part-load allows you to ship freight cargo items to France within a shared shipping container and you will only be charged for the space these goods occupy. This is the ideal choice for one-bed apartments and smaller homes. If you are shipping an entire office or a larger-sized home, you can pay for your own 20ft or 40ft shipping container cargo to fill how you wish.
Your end destination in France will also be a contributing factor to the cost of overseas moving, but your dedicated move coordinator will provide you with an itemised quote before you agree to anything.
What removals can I send to France?
What are the shipping methods for removals from the UK to France?
Removals to France via Air Freight
If you need your belongings in France in a hurry, international moving companies offer an airfreight service that is the quickest international transit method to move your possessions overseas. Removals via air freight are highly convenient, but this does come with a higher price tag. Your quote for France Removals is calculated based on the weight of your consignment, meaning it is not so economical for larger loads such as an entire house removal.
If you are only sending a one bedroom flat, some boxes of clothes or a few items of furniture to France but you require them urgently, air freight is a convenient transport method. Many International Removal company customers will make use of our air freight to France service cooperatively with another method of transportation. Such as sending a small number of items they need as a priority via air freight and everything else they can send via sea freight shipping container (either a 20ft or 40ft) to cut costs.
Another factor that might influence the cost of your international Removals to France via air freight is what happens with your household goods upon their arrival in France. You can choose to collect your goods at the airport yourself, or you can request that our diligent international moving teams deliver your goods to your new home in France.
Removals to France via Road Freight
Road freight is one of our most popular house removal methods to Europe, in particular for Removals to France. European removals road freight is a faster option than sea freight, far more economical than air freight and it can be used for removal consignments of all sizes to Europe. Whether you need to send a few boxes, bulky furniture pieces or your whole house removal to France – Removal road freight is suitable.
There are two removal road freight options that removal companies offer for Removals to France, a shared service or dedicated removal service to suit your needs and house size. Our shared house removal service provides flexibility to choose a collection window to suit you. However, because you will be sharing a moving van, your Removals to France will not begin its journey until the removal company van or truck is full. This is a cost-effective option as you will only pay for the space your household goods consume.
Our dedicated international removal service gives you total freedom to choose your exact moving date and time and you will pay for and receive a sole use removals truck to fill how you wish. This is a common road freight method for those moving larger homes, furniture items, boxes, vehicles and office spaces.
Our hard working removal teams and dedication means we are now proud partners of a number of worldwide shipping and house removal company organisations. Therefore, when you choose road freight for Removals to France, you will receive the same attentive and superior service as you would when moving house in the UK.
Removals to France via Sea Freight
For Removals to France, sea freight Shipping is one of the most favoured transport methods due to its cost-effectiveness and ease for our clients when moving house Internationally. Removals to France via sea freight can sometimes be a slow process, therefore we advise that you allow ample time for your delivery.
Shared container load is the ideal Removals to France choice if you have a small consignment such as a one bedroom flat, a studio apartment or a small office space. All of your goods and furnishings will be wrapped, packed and loaded onto a shared 20ft or 40ft shipping container to France and you will only pay for the space your removal boxes or household furniture occupies.
Dedicated shipping containers either a 20ft or 40ft is the recommended option for France Removals if you are sending an entire home load or a large commercial office space. You will pay to receive the sole use of a 20ft or 40ft shipping container. A 20ft container will fit a three-bedroom home comfortably and 40ft is sufficient space if you want to send a vehicle amongst other goods.
Our most popular destinations include Australia, Canada, USA, South Africa, Hong Kong, Dubai, Asia, South America, Tenerife, Greece, Cyprus to name a few in fact we offer shipping services to over 200 destinations for full shipping containers, box only shipping and furniture shipping.
Owing to our partnership with a number of global International shipping organisations, your goods will be delivered to the destination of your choice in France, by a team of movers that are committed to delivering a premium shipping and door to door delivery service.
Why should I choose Removals.co.uk for freight to France?
- You are given a move coordinator to make the process simple and to answer your queries!
- Free, no-obligation quotes
- Price match service (although we’re confident in our France removal costs)
- All-inclusive packing, shipping and delivery services so you don’t lift a finger
If you think we might be being a little biased, you can read the feedback we receive from past clients in our reviews.
In order to export a household goods shipment and import to Europe you will need to complete the following customs document(s): Our team will be able to advise and manage this process for you as part of our removal service.
Export Documents Required When Moving To France from the UK
- Export declaration EAD (Export Accompanying Document)
- T1 transit form
- ENS (Entry Summary Declaration) in the ICS (Import Control System) to the EU port of entry 1 hour prior to arrival
French Removal Import Documents Required When Moving To France from the UK
- Detailed Inventory with Values
- Signed “bon de non cession” French Customs Form
- Proof of Residence in France (Lease Document or Utility Bill)
- Copy of Photo Page of Passport
- Company Letter of Transfer OR change of residence provided by the French Consulate in the UK (proving more than one year stay outside the EU required and more than one year expected stay in France required)
- T1 Transit Form
Export Documents Required When Moving From France to the UK
- Detailed inventory with values
- Copy of Photo Page of Passport
- Letter of Transfer or Change of Residence (provided by the City Hall in France)
- T1 Transit Form
Import Documents Required When Moving From France to the UK
- TOR (Transfer of Residence) unique reference number or RGR (Returned Goods)
- Complete Export Declaration and ENS (Exit Summary Declaration)
- T1 Transit Form (transit requirement is to TBC)
- Enter ENS (Entry Summary Declaration) under ICS (Import Control System) 2 hours before arrival – required as from 1st July 2021