Key Information - Turkey

  • Border status - Turkey's borders remain open however travel restrictions from high-risk countries are in place. Please check the uk government website for the latest advice.
  • Average shipping cost - £880
  • Average transit time - 14 days
  • Population - 85.751 million
  • Most common language - Turkish
  • Climate - Turkey mostly has a mediterranean climate where summers are hot and dry and winters are more mild and wet.
  • Currency - Turkish Lira (TRY)

How Much Does It Cost to Ship to Turkey?

With our bespoke packing service, you only pay for exactly what you need to ship. We measure the exact size of all your items for removal and provide you with a custom quote just for you and your removal to Turkey.

Short Answer: The cost of international removals from the UK to Turkey is between £656 and £2,753 depending on the size of your move and your destination. For a detailed cost breakdown please see our table below.

International Removals Costs UK to Turkey

Destination Port 3 Bed House - 20ft Container Cost (GBP) 4-5 Bed House - 40ft Container Cost (GBP)
Izmir £656 £1,104

* Our costs table should be used as a guide only. As we do not know your collection or destination address, or how much you plan to ship, these costs do not include the following charges: UK collection, onward delivery from the port in Turkey to your new home, professional packing and loading costs.

For a bespoke quote for shipping to Turkey, use our removals quote form or contact a member of our team for more information.

How Long Does it Take to Move to Turkey?

Shipments to Turkey from the UK generally take 14 days from port to port with some exceptions depending on the final destination.

Why Ship To Turkey With 1st Move International?

Here at 1st Move International we understand that removals or shipping to Turkey can feel like a big task. Whether you move is temporary or permanent, moving to another country can seem rather daunting. That’s why we offer a cost-effective weekly shipping service to Turkey from the UK.

As a registered UK customs broker we are able to file electronic custom clearances through all main UK ports, helping to reduce any delays in your shipping to Turkey.

1st Move International provide a shipping service to Turkey, including prime cities such as:

  • Ankara
  • Antalya
  • Istanbul
  • Trabson

Container ship sailing fast

Guaranteed Weekly Shipping Service

Avoid the delays and get there faster! Our unique packing systems allow us to ship weekly by sharing containers with commercial exporting companies.
Ship it like the pros with our guaranteed weekly shipping services.

Covid Safe Packing Badge
Packed pallets lined up

Science Behind Our COVID Safe Packing

Palletised removals for a safer move overseas. Our shrinkwrap packing stops the handling of individual items to ensure a Zero Touch delivery. This also reduces the risks of damage and improves the security of your goods.

Pallets being measured

Measured Exactly for Accurate Billing

Size does matter! International moving costs are determined by the total volume of your move.
Each pallet is measured exactly after packing to ensure clear and accurate billing for your move abroad.

How We Handle Your International Removal To Turkey

Our unique packing methods not only mean a safe and secure journey for your belongings, but also ensures that you do not need to wait on other customers for your household goods to be shipped. Every removal is treated as its own job, meaning that your shipment to Turkey will be safe, secure and on-time.

Once packaged, your shipment will be photographed and uploaded to our Facebook page, helping you to have peace of mind over your move to Turkey. You can also track the progress of your removal using our real-time container tracking system.

Dedicated Move Managers

When you choose to ship to Turkey with 1st Move International you will be assigned a dedicated move manager. Your moving consultant will explain to you the process of shipping to Turkey from the UK, and ensure you are kept informed every step of the way.

Having an assigned moving manager can take the stress out of relocation, ensuring your shipping to Turkey is as seamless and transparent as possible.

Fully-Insured Shipping To Turkey

Here at 1st Move International we have some of the lowest insurance claims on record. This is down to our stringent shipping procedures, helping to keep your removal protected, tracked and all on-budget.

We provide full cover shipping insurance for all of your items. Covering you in the unlikely event of theft, loss and any damages during your shipping to Turkey from the UK.

Weekly Shipping To Turkey

In comparison with other international movers, we map all your household goods and personal possessions to individual pallets when shipping to Turkey from the UK. Then, alongside some of the UK’s leading exporters, we are able to consolidate and load your pallets into shipping containers.

Due to this we are able to offer weekly shipping to Turkey from the UK, all while ensuring the same level of care and transparency.

Ready To Move To Turkey?

If you’d like to move to Turkey, simply fill in our online international removal form and you will receive a quote in up to 24 hours. If you need any further assistance with your removal, please don’t hesitate to get in touch or call us on 0800 3890784.

Real customer reviews

Simply the best! Highly recommend 1st Move International, outstanding service. I had a large shipment of all my worldly goods to SA of which many items were very fragile. The packaging was so amazing not a single item was broken. And the communication was excellent all the way. Thank you to all at the company.

We have used 1st Move International over the past five years and never had a concern. The service we have received has encouraged us to give 1st Move International's details to all our friends

From start to finish the process to move our goods from the UK to the USA was seamless. Wonderful communication from everyone involved, and our belongings arrived in flawless condition. Highly recommend!

Everything about 1st Move itself was excellent - they were efficient, courteous, very responsive to all my concerns and very straightforward to deal with.

These guys are the best, superb service and amazing packing skills, everything arrived safely and not a scratch or broken glass in sight.

In the midst of life's challenges, they made an international move an easy process.

Even with the inconveniences of COVID-19 shutting down the world, 1st Move International went above and beyond for our overseas move.

I would give more stars if I could! 1st Move shipped 4 large pallets from the UK to the US for me and what seemed like such a daunting task to me, they handled awesomely!

Absolutely fantastic service from start to finish. Highly recommend and would definitely use again. Super helpful friendly team with brilliant communication who helped us every step of the way guiding us through all paperwork rules and regs. Thanks so much.

Even with the inconveniences of COVID-19 shutting down the world, 1st Move International went above and beyond for our overseas move. It is amazing that there was no damage taking into consideration that there was an Atlantic crossing, countless warehouse moves, train shipments, and truck deliveries. The only moving company I recommend!

Your Pallets Packed - Live on Facebook

COVID Safe Packing and Zero Touch Delivery Label

We are the only UK international removals company who offer COVID safe packing solutions when shipping household goods from the UK.

Once packed, your pallets are photographed and pictures of your shipment will be posted immediately to our Facebook page.

You can see a gallery of our latest customer shipments here.