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shipping your vehicle

Experience a seamless and reliable vehicle shipping process with Samson Tug and Barge. Our experienced team and secure facilities guarantee the safe and efficient transportation of your vehicle to its destination. Follow these steps to get started:

Request A Quote

To ship your vehicle, call (206) 767-7820 or fill out our rate request form to request a rate from one of our customer service representatives.

Schedule A Booking

Once you have decided on a shipping date for your vehicle, request a reservation by calling 206-767-7820. Be sure to check our sailing schedule for available voyage dates.

When making a booking, please provide the following information:

  • Shipper Information: Name, Address, and Phone Number
  • Consignee Information (who the vehicle is being shipped to): Name, Address, and Phone Number
  • Billing Information: All vehicle shipments must be prepaid if the billed party does not have an account with Samson.
  • Vehicle Description: Preferably with weight and length measurements
  • Approximate Delivery Date and Time

Dropping Off Your Vehicle

Shipping From Seattle

To ensure your vehicle is shipped on the Thursday northbound sailing, it must arrive at our Seattle facility by 4:00 PM on the Tuesday before the voyage. You may also deliver your vehicle earlier, and it will be stored in a secure area. Our Seattle facility is open to receive vehicles from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday.

Shipping to Metlakatla, Ketchikan, Prince of Wales Island, Wrangell, Petersburg, Juneau and Sitka

Deliver to:
9228 10th Ave South, Seattle, WA 98108

Shipping to Cordova, Valdez, Seward, Kodiak, King Cove, Dutch Harbor / Unalaska and other Central and Western Alaska Ports

Deliver passenger vehicles 19′ or less (does not include full-size pickups or full-size SUVs) to:
9228 10th Ave South, Seattle, WA 98108

Deliver full-size vehicles to:
6365 1st Ave South, Seattle, WA 98108

Shipping From Alaska

Contact your local terminal to check southbound and interport arrival dates. Your local customer service representative will let you know when to deliver your vehicle and when it will sail.

shipping your vehicle

HOW TO SHIP YOUR VEHICLE

To ship your vehicle, call 206-767-7820 or fill out our online rate request form to request a rate from one of our customer service representatives.

REQUEST A BOOKING

Once you have decided when you will be shipping the vehicle, request a reservation or a booking, for the voyage that you want to ship on, by calling 206-767-7820. Please refer to our sailing schedule for voyage dates.

When you make a booking you will need to provide the following information:

If a vehicle arrives without a booking, it will be received as “space available” for the next available sailing.

  • Shipper information: Name, Address and Phone Number
  • Consignee information (who the vehicle is being shipped to): Name, Address and Phone Number
  • Billing information: All vehicle shipments must be prepaid if the bill to party does not have an account with Samson.
  • Vehicle description, preferably with weight and length measurements.
  • Approximate delivery date and time

DROPPING VEHICLES OFF

From Seattle:

The vehicle needs to be at our Seattle facility no later than 4:00pm on the Tuesday before the Thursday northbound sailing to make that voyage. Vehicles can be delivered before Tuesday and will stored in a secure area. Our Seattle facility is open to receive vehicles 8:00am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday.

All Vehicles destined for:

Metlakatla, Ketchikan, Prince of Wales Island, Wrangell, Petersburg, Juneau and Sitka should be delivered to:

9228 10th Ave South, Seattle, WA 98108

Passenger Vehicles 19′ or less (does not include full size pickups or full size SUVs) destined for:

Cordova, Valdez, Seward, Kodiak, King Cove, Dutch Harbor / Unalaska and other Central and Western Alaska Ports should be delivered to:

9228 10th Ave South, Seattle, WA 98108

Full size vehicles destined for:

Cordova, Valdez, Seward, Kodiak, King Cove, Dutch Harbor / Unalaska and other Central and Western Alaska Ports should be delivered to:

6365 1st Ave South, Seattle, WA 98108

From Alaska ports:

Contact your local terminal to check southbound and interport arrival dates. Your local customer service representative will let you know when to deliver your vehicle and when it will sail.