Indianapolis to Los Angeles Movers

Indianapolis to Los Angeles Moving Companies


2,067.7 miles, that’s the distance from Indianapolis to Los Angeles. But it is worth it once you set eyes on those southern Californian mountains. That iconic Hollywood sign just gives you the feeling of being part of a  movie too. Well, that’s normal when you live in the ground zero of the film industry. But moving that distance shouldn’t have to be a strain on you. There are always easy ways to handle everything. And that is why when it comes to moving, the movers are always available to take away all of that struggle.

Consider these when hiring movers

  • Moving cost: embarking on a move from Indianapolis to Los Angeles is estimated to cost about $3000 to $9000. When hiring movers, bear in mind that you’ll be given a base rate based on the hours and number of movers you wish to hire. But this is not the actual moving cost. Also be sure to ask for charges on extra costs like add ons, heavy materials, and packaging items.
  • Recommendation: good word from friends, colleagues, family and even the internet can go a long way when hiring a moving company. When services have been tested and there is a sense of trust there are sure to be recommendations from people who have had to benefit from this service. It is a good idea to listen to these recommendations and take note of just how well the movers are being talked about.
  • Review: watch out for reviews from past clients either online or via word of mouth. A satisfied client would surely have good reviews on the service rendered and bad service will surely carry a bad review.
  • Track record: a company with a good track record has been operating for a couple of years and has had success moving experiences with clients who also have given them ratings. Most of this information can be found online and through research.
  • License and insurance: hire movers who are licensed and insured. Anybody can own a truck and pose to become a mover. But getting a mover who is legally bound to protect and serve is the right step to take.

Get to know the movers

Apartment movers: these movers are required when there is a need to move household materials. They know how best to go about the packing and loading process and they handle only jobs that involve apartments.

Commercial movers: moving small offices, big companies, and corporations require the expertise of the commercial movers. Warehouse, shops, huge or small stores, these guys do it all. These professionals have been trained in the art of moving special materials and with special equipment and so they do a great job and make your life easy.

Full service movers: full service movers handle full moving jobs. They do the packing, sorting, loading, transport, and even unpacking at your new location. And in cases when shipping is required, they can handle it all. It’s a one-stop-shop with these professionals.

Movers with a truck: when hiring movers, hire one that comes with a truck. It is a lot easier to handle a bunch of people under one chain of command than hiring movers and renting a separate. And in some cases hiring a different driver for the truck. The added pressure of wanting to keep everyone in line and on time doesn’t sound like getting your money’s worth.

Discount offers: when some movers are notified in advance over some time, there is the possibility that they offer discounted rates. Try to ask for some of these discount offers and find out how you can partake in this to help you save a few extra cash.

Written by Chris Townsend

Chris Townsend

Chris Townsend is a moving professional and relocation expert that has more than 10 years of experience in the moving industry. With a background that includes working in virtually every aspect of the company, he has distinguished himself as an integral part of our operations with expertise in all things related to moving.

If you have any questions about moving, our services, or anything else you think he may be able to help with, you can contact Chris by emailing him at

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