How we are dealing with COVID-19
In order to maintain our service to new and existing customers, we have taken the decision to suspend operations at selected branches, allowing us to consolidate operations at strategic regional branches and reduce the interaction of our colleagues. Throughout this time, our sales office will remain open to take calls between 8am and 12 midday.
Outside these times, please complete one of our online forms and we will come back to you ASAP.

Long Distance Removals

Long distance moves across the UK require a lot more consideration than the average regional move. With far more logistical factors to contemplate a lengthier move can cause some issues.

Regardless of whether you are moving to be close to family or to seek new employment, finding a reliable removals company is essential to guarantee your long distance move runs smoothly.

White and Company’s vast experience of the complete removals process makes us the top choice when deciding on a long distance removals provider.

We fully understand that no two moves are the same. Our fully personalised approach to removals has distinguished us one of the most popular choices for long distance moving.

As a founder member of BAR, FIDI & OMNI, you know that your prized possessions are in good hands when you choose White and Company.

Choosing a Long Distance Removals Company

When deciding on a removals company for your long distance move, it is essential to consider both the location you are moving to along with the area you are leaving.

You should ideally opt for a company that has a host of locations throughout the UK, ensuring they have a great knowledge of the area.

This will mean the company is able provide the best possible service wherever you are, knowing the best routes through the area and being able to adapt to any issues that arise.

A removals company with a variety of national locations will be able to oversee a smooth transition into your new home and will be able to assist with storing any excess boxes and packaging materials used in your move in one of their nearby warehouses.

Why Choose Us?

We are one of the largest family owned removal company in the UK, offering domestic long distance removals and packing and storage solutions at 19 secure warehouses located nationwide.

We have been moving homes for over 145 years and understand that all of our prospective customers have different requirements.

Whether you’re heading from a city residence to a suburban house, or from the tranquil countryside to the centre of a bustling metropolitan city, White & Company has the experience and expertise to provide you with exceptional service when moving home.

The Best Time to Move Long Distance

Ideally, any planned long distance move should take place during the summer months for a number of reasons.

Firstly, if you have children, this will cause far less disruption to their education and schooling.

It gives you plenty of time to find them a new school local to your new home where they can settle in from the beginning of the new term.

Secondly, the days are much longer during the summer, so you can get far more done during this time.

Odds are the weather will be much dryer and brighter, as no one wants to carry boxes or move heavy items in the wind, rain, sleet and snow!

Planning Your Journey

Before setting off, make sure to map out your journey well in advance of moving day.

Include plans to take plenty of rest stops at motorway service stations to recharge and refresh.

The AA recommends that drivers should take a 15 minute break every 2 hours, and not exceed 8 hours of driving in any one day.

So if your journey is from one end of the British Isles to the other, consider an overnight stay and book a suitable hotel.

This will help you and your family to get a good nights sleep before completing the second leg of your journey.

Travelling with Pets

If you’re taking pets along for the ride, don’t forget about their needs either!

Schedule in extra time for extended stops for food, water and toilet breaks.

Children also tend to require more toilet breaks than adults, so always compensate for longer breaks than you would normally expect if travelling by yourself.

Moving Long Distance? Get a quote

Find a Local Removals Branch

With locations all across the UK, there’s always a branch ready and able to move you anywhere across the entire United Kingdom. Contact a branch and get your long distance move started today!

BedfordWolseley Road, Kempston, Bedford, MK42 7EF01234 819520
BournemouthElliott Road, West Howe, Bournemouth, BH11 8LN01202 070436
DunfermlinePitreavie Crescent, Pitreavie Business Park, Queensferry Rd, Dunfermline, KY11 8UT01383 807939
ForresCumming Street, Forres , IV36 1LF01309 638 283
GuernseyPitronnerie Rd, St. Peter Port, Guernsey, GY1 2RF01481 736868

JerseyLa Grande Route de Saint-Pierre, St. Peter, Jersey, JE3 7AX01534 484002
KnaresboroughUnit 4 St. James Bus. Park, Knaresborough , Harrogate, North Yorkshire , HG5 8PJ01423 593799
LancasterPort Royal Avenue, Lune Industrial Estate, Lancaster, LA1 5QP01524 889668
LondonInternational House Britannia Business Estate, Britannia Rd, Waltham Cross, EN8 7PF 0203 582 5921
PlymouthNorth Road, Ivybridge , PL21 9GN01752 545930

PortsmouthDundas Spur, Portsmouth , PO3 5NL02392 989287
SouthamptonHillsons Road , Botley, Southampton, SO30 2DY01489 858692
TelfordHaybrook Industrial Estate, Halesfield 9, Telford , TF7 4QW01952 898774
WinchesterInternational House, Bar End Rd, Winchester , SO23 9NP01962 658096

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Industry Recognised Removal Company

The British Association of Removers (BAR) has been the recognised voice of the professional moving and storage industry for over 100 years

White & Company is a founder member of BAR, FIDI & OMNI. By choosing a company who are members of The British Association of Removers (BAR), you will have the peace of mind that comes from using a reputable, professional and safe remover, and in the unlikely event that something goes wrong, you’ve got someone to turn to.

Get a Free Quote & Survey

Whether you’re ready to move or simply shopping around, speak to our friendly team today who will be happy to book you a free home moving survey and quote

There’s no obligation to proceed yet but you’ll quickly discover that our removals company service is offered at a highly competitive price.

Our Reputation Counts

Our reputation matters to us, so we’re always looking for ways to improve.

That’s why we ask our valued customers to give us their honest and insightful feedback.

Feel free to read some of the dozens of reviews left at ReferenceLine and you’ll soon realise why people choose White & Company as their preferred long distance removal company.

For a more informed choice, visit Referenceline to see what our customers say.

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