Import Car To USA

Import Cars to USA from Your Country

We ship cars to USA. Most car imports come from Europe and Latin America. We also ship cars for US military. Get rates on shipping a car to USA from your country

Ship a Car to USA

We ship port-to-port and port-to-door. In other words, we can ship your car to your front door anywhere in USA. We import cars from many countries to the United States, such as Germany, Panama, France, UK, Italy, France, Belgium and Spain. 

A free quote is all you need to get started. Provide us with the Year/Make/Model of your car, Departure Country, Destination Port, and if you want us to drop your car off at your front door or if you (or designate someone) want to pick it up . 

Ship a Car to USA

We ship port-to-port and port-to-door. In other words, we can ship your car to your front door anywhere in USA. We import cars from many countries to the United States, such as Germany, Panama, France, UK, Italy, France, Belgium and Spain. 

A free quote is all you need to get started. Provide us with the Year/Make/Model of your car, Departure Country, Destination Port, and if you want us to drop your car off at your front door or if you (or designate someone) want to pick it up . 

Rules & Regulations

You will likely have to provide this documentation and possibly more, depending on the country of origin:

  • Bill of Lading
  • Bill of Sale
  • Registration from country of origin
  • Proof of ownership
  • EPA Form 3520-1 showing emissions compliance
  • DOT Form HS-7 showing safety compliance
  • Manufacturer’s label on engine showing emission requirements have been met

If you have purchased a luxury or sports car in Europe and would like to import it to the USA, for example, it’s important to understand all the rules and regulations required for a successful import. If you don’t comply with the requirements, you may be subjected to additional financial charges, or the car may be returned to its country of origin. In some cases, it can even be destroyed.

Additional Information

Temporary auto imports into the USA are available for other vehicles for up to one year.  Non-residents can no longer import a private use vehicle into the USA for up to 1 year WITHOUT pre-approval from the EPA in advance of arrival. The vehicle must have less than ¼ tank of gas.

Vehicles must pass United States EPA & DOT standards so it can pass U.S. Customs. Motor vehicles less than 25 years old must comply with all applicable Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards (FMVSS) in order to be imported permanently into the United States.

What is Marine Insurance?

Ship Overseas offers FULL COVERAGE Marine Insurance against Loss or Damage from the time your car is loaded onto the ship. The cost is 1.75% of the value you wish to insure the car for. You can purchase optional insurance through us that gives you extra protection in the event your car suffers damage or loss.

The risk of damage or loss while importing a car to the USA is rare, but heightened in times of rough seas, such as during hurricane season, lasting from June till November.