If a move from the UK to the palm tree-lined boulevards of Los Angeles is in your future, you need experts who know the ins and outs of transatlantic relocations. With over 25 years' experience helping Brits realise their California dreams, we are your one-stop shop for easy international moves.
From our London office to your new LA doorstep, we seamlessly manage shipping, customs clearance, insurance and delivery so you can start soaking up the SoCal vibes. Our global network powers door-to-door moves for any size shipment - from studio flat contents to multi-bedroom homes. No matter how big your LA dreams may be, we provide custom solutions, expert packing and professional overseas moving services from the UK to Los Angeles, USA.
Short Answer: Shipping costs for international removals to Los Angeles start from £1,328 for small shipments, £9,743 for a three bed house move in a 20ft container and £11,846 for a 4-5 bed house move in a 40ft container. These are shipping costs only as the final price ultimately depends on the total volume of your shipment, collection/delivery, packing costs and insurance.
Due to the variables in estimating removals costs, we are unable to provide estimates that include collection/delivery, insurance, packing etc. without further information about your move. Please request a free quote here on our website to receive a full quote that includes all of these costs, based on the information that you provide.
The average port to port transit time from London to Los Angeles is 30 days, or 4-5 weeks. Sailings are on our weekly consolidated container services from the UK.
Check out our USA container shipping schedule for more detailed information.
Relocating abroad brings logistical challenges, but with our international removals experts, it's a smooth transition from the UK to Los Angeles. Our LA international removals specialists tailor hassle-free, door-to-door moves - whether you're shipping a studio or estate.
With over two decade of experience, we handle everything to reduce your stress. Customs clearance, logistics, packing and shipping - we've got you covered.
Our personal touch guides you from your UK doorstep to embracing your new life in sunny SoCal. Let us handle the details so you can start exploring LA and making it feel like home.
Ready to make the move? Get your free quote today. We can't wait to help your LA dreams come true.
Outside London, property in desirable areas of LA can be less expensive than comparable UK cities. Neighbourhoods like Santa Monica and Venice offer scenic homes starting under £800k - a steal compared to London. The price per square metre to buy an apartment in London is currently $16,906.47 in the city centre, whereas a Los Angeles you'll expect to pay around $9,556.59 per square metre. Rents are generally the same, but you’ll get more space. Ditch damp flats for light-filled bungalows with room to entertain.
LA’s dynamic industries mean abundant job opportunities. Major companies are always on the hunt for UK talent and visas are readily available for in-demand fields like tech, finance, healthcare and entertainment. Consider transferring within your current firm or trying something new in sunny SoCal.
With its entrepreneurial spirit, California offers the ideal landscape to launch your own venture. Low business taxes, access to venture capital funding, and a huge consumer market make LA attractive for Brits wanting to be their own boss. Join the Silicon Beach startup scene or sell your novel to Hollywood executives eager for fresh ideas.
Ditch the London commute for breezy beach walks to work. Enjoy year-round access to nature rather than braving grey skies. Local organic produce and an overall fixation on wellness lead to healthier, active lifestyles. And with 310 days of sun per year, say goodbye to dreary winters and seasonal affective disorder!
LA puts you within driving distance of world-class attractions like the magical Redwood forests up north and the legendary drive along Big Sur. Weekend trips mean enjoying California’s beaches, vineyards, deserts and national parks. Enjoy the state’s natural beauty and diversity.