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How Much Will It Cost to Ship My Vehicle?

The cost to ship your vehicle** will depend on the registered weight and the destination. Young Brothers has three automobile rates based on the registered weight of the vehicle:

**As stated in Tariff 5A, an "Automobile" is

  • Any four-wheeled, rubber tired, self-propelled motor vehicle
  • In operable condition designed for transport on public streets and highways
  • Does not exceed 7 feet in height at the highest point
  • Does not exceed 8 feet in width at the widest point
  • Does not exceed 20 feet in length at the longest point


One Way Vehicle Rates To/From Honolulu
Small 0,000 - 2,500 lbs. $230 to $265
Medium 2,501 - 4,000 lbs. $278 to $305
Large 4,001 - 6,500 lbs. $382 to $422

In addition, Young Brothers has discounted Round Trip Return rates for vehicles returned to the port of origin within 30 days of availability at the port of destination. The shipper must provide proof of the prior movement.


Discounted Return Rate within 30 days
Must provide previous booking reference number to qualify for discounted return rate.
Small 0,000 - 2,500 lbs. $100 - $115
Medium 2,501 - 4,000 lbs. $115 - $125
Large 4,001 - 6,500 lbs. $140 - $160

Vehicles traveling between the islands other than Honolulu (i.e. Kahului to Kawaihae) are considered "Tran-shipped Cargo" and are subject to an additional 25% freight cost as stated in Tariff 5-A.


NOTE:  The above rates do not include tax, insurance, wharfage fee, or fuel adjustment (if any).

Actual freight charges may be found in the Tariff 5-A.

Vehicles subject to the Roll-On/Roll Off Cargo rate is based on a cubic measurement foot rate. Actual freight charges may be found in the Tariff 5-A. All cargo movements are subject to wharfage.

Current Fuel Price Adjustment (FPA) is at
6.76%