Movers at the best price
How much does a Montreal move cost? This is the most asked question.
When arranging a move, the first thing you want to know is the cost of the move. How much does a local move cost in the greater Montreal area? How to calculate it? What are the components of this award? What’s included? We will answer all these questions here.
How much does it cost to hire truck movers?
We like to be very clear about the price and cost of the move, and we like our customers to avoid unpleasant surprises. For this reason, here we answer all questions about the price and cost of a move in the greater Montreal area. Our goal is to help our customers get more information and save more money when moving. We want to be very transparent and do not hesitate to contact us if you need more information.
If you opt for the services of professional movers, in low season (before mid-May and after mid-July) rates vary from $85 to $125 per hour for two men and from $135 to $165 for one. hour for three movers, truck included. The price depends on the date, the middle of the month is cheaper, at the beginning and end of the month the price is higher. The last three days and the first three days of the month the price can be higher than 125/h. Attention: the price may change for the third or fourth floors without elevator.
How much does it cost to rent a truck with driver?
Our price for a truck with driver (Montreal region) is $65 per hour, including a truck (fully equipped) and a driver (before May 20 or from July 5). Note that movers are not included in the above price.
What are the factors that will influence the price of the move?
There are several factors that can influence the price of a move:
- The date: the cost of the move may be higher during periods of high demand.
- The distance to be traveled: this usually involves longer transport time and more fuel costs.
- The volume of goods to be moved: the more things you have to move, the higher the cost will be.
- The type of accommodation: the move may cost more if you live in an apartment on a high floor without an elevator.
- Additional services: packing and unpacking, assembly and disassembly of your furniture, piano, granite or marble table.
- Number of movers involved in the move.
I have my rental truck, can I have your movers just for loading and unloading the truck?
Yes of course. You can have 1 to 4 movers. The rate is approximately $40 to $55 per hour per mover in low season. Hourly rates apply to all residential moves et commercial. The price may be higher for peak moving season.
Do you charge travel time for local moves?
Yes, for all local moves we charge for travel time. The cost of travel time depends on the distance, but generally one hour of travel is calculated. This offsets the company’s travel costs to travel to your departure address and return from your destination address to our offices, once the work is completed.
The approximate price on the local moving service
How much will I pay for a move in the Montreal area? Note that these are average costs for a simple move. As we mentioned above, the price depends on many factors. Please do not take this price as a fixed price for your move.
|Studio||2-3 hours||295$+||2 movers|
|1 bedroom||3-4 hours||395$+||2 movers|
|2 bedrooms||4-5 hours||570$+||2 movers|
|3 bedrooms||5-6 hours||670$+||3 movers|
|4 bedrooms||6-8 hours 760$+||3 movers|
|5 bedrooms||8+ hours||1400$+||4 movers|
Unfortunately, there are objects or things that are charged extra. Because sometimes you need more movers or a specialized team and special equipment.
To note : not included in the price mentioned above: if you live on the 3rd floor without elevator, pianos, safe, electric bed, electric sofa, some treadmills – over 90kg, wood stove, appliances over 90kg, photocopiers, printers, granite objects, marble tables, etc., call us for prices! printers, granite objects, marble tables, etc. , call us for the price!
You usually pay at the end of the move, but sometimes all charges must be paid before your goods are unloaded, usually we apply this for a long distance move.
We recommend three or more movers for most large jobs. Although the hourly rate is higher, the work can be done much faster. This often results in a total cost equal to or less than that of two movers. Please let us know if your home is over 2000 square feet or more. In this case, we will recommend 4 movers and 2 trucks.
Fixed rates apply to all long distance moving services from Montreal or to Montreal. Here are some examples of long distance moving prices! Flat-rate prices apply to all types of removals where our agent has visited your house/apartment and/or you have reached an agreement for such a price. Please call us before making a decision for your long distance move. We’re here to help you save your money!
Yes! When we offer the flat rate, it will not change unless you change your inventory listing. All circumstances and difficulties must be disclosed before obtaining the quote/package. This means the number of steps per staircase and very heavy objects such as pianos, elevator restrictions and truck loading area accessibility.
What is included in the price of moving to Montreal?
- Moving trucks 16 to 26 feet long.
- All our carts are equipped with straps, bands, 4-wheel carts, hand trucks and moving blankets.
- We use shrink wrap to protect your furniture.
- We use floor coverings to protect the hardwood floor.
- We offer the use of wardrobe boxes, free of charge for the day of your move.
- We will dismantle and reassemble your furniture such as beds, cupboards and tables, etc.