Birmingham, Alabama Shipping Services

Types of cargo & modes of transport:
  • personal effects or household goods and excess or unaccompanied baggage;
  • commercial parcels, pallets, crates, (we build custom pallets and crates);
  • containers and loose equipment;
  • hazmat / dangerous goods for approved shippers
  • full and partial truck, air express and cargo, ocean container, less than container and roll on roll off (RORO)
  • imports - we also bring cargo from other states and worldwide into Alabama.
What we don't do: single letters or parcels under 5 lbs; pets - please see  pet scam warning.

Important regularly serviced locations and preferred vendors:
  • UAB Surplus Warehouse 801 Building, 801 5th Avenue South,  Birmingham, AL 35233  (shipments and sales from UAB)
  • Public Storage - 1224 27th Place S Birmingham, AL 35205 (recommended packing materials and storage vendor)
  • U-Haul Moving & Storage of Birmingham  540 Valley Ave, Birmingham, AL 35209 (recommended packing materials and storage vendor)
Local Freight Locations from which we offer discounted trucking, air cargo and ocean freight services
  • Diversified Contractors / Forward Air I – 3654 Industrial Parkway Birmingham, Alabama 35217 (205) 322-2868 (expedited linehaul)
  • UPS Freight -1690 Floyd Bradford Rd Trussvile, AL 35173 205-956-5050
  • ABF - 2400 REpublic Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35214 - 205-798-6606
  • R&L Carrier 3928 Valley East Industrial, Birmingham, AL 35217 - 205-853-3466

Discounted international express service:
  • FedEx 312 20th St N, Birmingham, AL 35203 - For discounted rates on 10+ lbs international, call  Rate Request hotline   (205) 575-9690 or email  General Contact Form
  • Wheels on Call Delivery Service


Personal effects / excess baggage and commercial shipping from Birmingham, Alabama

  • International parcels (5+ lbs), air cargo and ocean freight; 
  • Full and less than truckload interstate freight to USA and Canada;
  • Custom sized crates - built for export;
  • Cargo insurance - for full value of cargo.  Without a full value insurance policy, recovery for loss is limited.
  • Get a Custom Rate Quote  We use google form to reduce spam and ensure prompt delivery of form submissions.
Get a Custom Rate Quote  (Use of google  forms helps avoid spam.  For our email address, use form or text Rate Request:   (205) 575-9690 )
  • Packing supplies and storage, storage a:  Public Storage - 1224 27th Place S Birmingham, AL 35205
  • Rental trucks - U-Haul Moving & Storage of Birmingham  540 Valley Ave, Birmingham, AL 35209
Rate Request:   (205) 575-9690     avoid spam: please use contact form