Moving to Qatar from the USA has grown over the years due to expat moves for work. With one of the largest energy sectors in the world, many Americans make their way here to work. In order to make the move as seamless as possible, many choose to move their goods with them overseas.
Since 1977, Schumacher has completed moves all over the world including to Qatar. With our experience, we have streamlined the international moving process. This has allowed us to deliver the best value for our customers to destinations worldwide.
Read our page below on how to move to Qatar with Schumacher and start your relocation today.
How to Move to Qatar With Schumacher
The process for how to move to Qatar is straightforward with the right information. We offer many options to accommodate different moves to Qatar with ways to give our customers the best value for their shipping.
Qatar Moving Overview
- Measure Volume of Goods
- Get Price Quote
- Ship Household Goods
- Complete move
Volume of Goods
To begin your move it is best to estimate the amount of goods you are moving. By knowing what you are moving, you will have a better idea of the services you need. If you have only a couple of boxes, you may be better off checking in those items with you on your way there. Once you hit around 10-20 boxes worth, it become more economical to move via container. Consolidated container shipping allows for great value as you only pay for the volume you ship. This gives our customers the chance to ship goods without needing to fill a whole container.
How Much Does Moving to Qatar Cost
The price to move to Qatar varies with the details of the shipment. In this case, factors like origin and amount of goods all play a part in the cost. For that reason, our representatives create custom quotes for the specifics of each move.
To get the price for your move to Qatar, please fill our Online Quote Form. Similarly, you can call in at 1-800-599-0190 to talk to one of our relocation representatives today.
Shipping Household Goods to Qatar
For the actual shipping portion of moving to Qatar, we over a variety of services to fit your move. Whether you prioritize speed or value, we can guide you on the appropriate services.
International Moving Services
- Full door to door international moving
- Pick up from anywhere in the US
- Packing and wrapping at your home
- Customs clearance and documentation
- Consolidated or full container shipping
- Delivery to your door in Qatar
How Long Does Moving to Qatar Take?
There are variables that affect the overall amount of time your move will take. Generally a shipment takes about 8-10 weeks door to door. This does not account for factors like consolidation time if you choose that method. The actual time to move the goods to your door in Qatar has so many factors involved that you should wait to see the ETA once the boat sails.
As international movers, we do everything that we can to deliver as soon as possible but these should serve as a guide as they are estimates and transit can change.
Complete Your Move Overseas
The main port for importing goods in Qatar is Hamad at the south of Doha. For shipping household goods to Qatar, we offer door to door services meaning you can choose for us to deliver anywhere in the country once they arrive.
When arriving, your goods enter the custom clearance process. As they clear, they unload into the warehouse and a representative will contact you regarding the next steps. Your delivery will be scheduled as transit is secured and then delivered to your door. After receiving your goods, all that’s left is to enjoy your time as an expat in Qatar.
Popular Import Destinations in Qatar
We do door to door moves to anywhere in Qatar and here are the list of municipalities in the country:
Doha, Al Rayyan, Al Wakrah, Al Khor, Al-Shahaniya, Umm Salal, Al Daayen, Al Shamal
The most popular is definitely moving to Doha as that is where a majority of the business and industry is for American expats. Though it is not unheard of for a company to sponsor them in a different municipality.
More Qatar Moving Resources
For any additional questions about moving to Qatar from the USA, please use our quote form to get a free estimate or call one of our specialists at:
US 562-408-6677 // Toll Free 800-599-0190