Pallet came within agreed time frames, driver was very professional and helpful. Generally great service all round.
It was the first time i’ve used this company, and i must say i’m impressed. They collected and delivered my pallet in a timely manner, as per my instructions. I will definitely knock on their door next time i will need a fast delivery service!
It was my First time shipping something this big, Very good customer service helped me every step of the way with my many many questions, I will be using them again in the future and would definitely recommend
If your company works regularly with customers or suppliers in Switzerland, then reliable shipping services are essential. At Pallet2Ship we work with many Swiss and UK companies partnered together for shipping and consignment services. We operate an extensive and effective range of delivery and shipping services to and from Switzerland, ensuring affordability and quality are at the heart of all we do.
We work with some of the world’s most recognisable carriers and freight forwarding companies including Palletways, DHL, Pall-EX, DPD, Europa and many others to ensure the excellent quality of our shipping service. We have worked in this industry for many years and are dedicated to offering the highest quality of service to all businesses and private individuals who choose to work with us. The prime central location of Switzerland makes it a bustling business hub and it’s understandable why so many businesses are based there and doing business with those of us in the UK.
Our TrustPilot profile speaks volumes for the quality of service we offer for shipping to Switzerland and back to the United Kingdom. The testimonials show our outstanding record for shipping pallets around Europe and even further afield, so you can have peace of mind when arranging your shipping services to and from Switzerland.
Arranging a shipment to Switzerland is easy with Pallet2Ship. We have a range of options so you can find the price which suits your needs, with economy and express road and air services. When you complete our simple quote form you can see your options, with no hidden fees or charges, and decide which option is best for your business’s needs.
Every service we offer has efficiency and affordability in mind and in just a few clicks you can decide which package is best for your needs. Our helpful team are more than happy to talk through your options or look at custom or oversized delivery prices and packages, for single or repeat orders. We pride ourselves in being flexible and catering our services to businesses of all sizes. Whether you run a single small store or a busy factory, our service tailors directly to your needs.
Whether you’re shipping to the international business hubs of Zurich, Geneva or Basel or somewhere more rural amongst the Alps, we’ve got you covered, and you’ll benefit from door-to-door delivery in every instance. From single documents to fully lorry loads of pallets and goods, all deliveries are treated equally and with due care and attention, ensuring they arrive at their destination in good time and in the condition you expect.
Every Pallet2Ship delivery includes:
Shipping to Switzerland may be a one-off requirement for your business or you may require several shipments a week. Whatever you need you can discuss your needs with our friendly team or simply input your details for a quick, no obligation quote and book in that next shipment.
What you need to know about our pallet services to Switzerland:
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* Please be advised these are just price examples as we do offer many parcel and pallet delivery services to and from Switzerland. For the best option for you please use the Quote & Book system above in order to obtain instant quotes.
How quickly can Pallet2Ship deliver to Switzerland?
Pallet2Ship offer services as quick as next working day for items under 300kg, but also offer slower economy service, so there's a service to suit every job. Please click on the red "I" Icon at the quotation stage for detailed information on each service.
How do I have to pack my pallet when shipping to Switzerland?
All goods must be placed on secure pallets that are suitable for mechanical handling. Either strapping or shrink wrap may be used to secure the goods down to the pallet and we suggest protective material where possible. For an in-depth guide, please visit our Packaging advice page.
What can I ship to Switzerland?
We ship a wide range of goods such as car parts, printed material, personal goods tools, ambient food items and many more. For restricted items, please visit our Prohibited items page.
Do I need a commercial invoice to ship to Switzerland?
If you are sending commercial goods, you will also need a Commercial Invoice that outlines the commercial value of the goods and a description of what you are importing/exporting, also an EORI REFERENCE is required and the commodity codes of the goods, mentioned on the invoice.
Where do you put a commercial invoice?
Attach three copies of a Commercial Invoice, enclosed in a pouch or envelope, to the outside of pallet, and one electronic copy sent to us at email@example.com. If you do not have your own Commercial Invoice format to use, you can ask at any time for one at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If I deliver goods to Switzerland, do I need a local telephone number or a mobile number?
Yes, if you are shipping to Switzerland, please be advised you need to provide a local telephone number or mobile number at the delivery address. Depots outside of the UK will not call a UK telephone number.
If I deliver a pallet to Switzerland, can I add timed delivery(AM delivery/PM delivery, Timed delivery or Saturday delivery)?
Once you have booked your order, please contact us at email@example.com with your Reference number and we will try to arrange it for you. If available, be advised this service may incur additional charges.
Can I insure my pallet when shipping to/from Switzerland?
Yes, you can insure directly on our website for goods with a value from £100 to £10,000 when placing your order. If the value exceeds £10,000, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll provide a quote within minutes.
How can I obtain a quotation?
You can receive a quotation directly on our homepage. Select the collection and destination countries and the number of pallets or parcels you would like to send. Then enter the weight and the dimensions making sure you use kilograms and centimetres ONLY. Based on the provided details you will be able to choose between a number of services. Select the service best suits your needs, and complete the booking online. If the online system cannot automatically generate prices, please fill on the custom quote form and we will get back to you within a few hours.
Can I ship a pallet that includes engines or gearboxes to Switzerland?
Yes, you can. We have a dedicated service for this requirement. The collection address has to be a commercial location (E.g. garage). Also, the goods need to be professionally cleaned, strapped and very well packed on the pallet. Please make sure that at the time of the booking you follow the instructions and select a service which handles engines or gearboxes.
Can I ship a pallet that includes personal effects to Switzerland?
Yes, you can, but we will require some pictures of the consignment in order to make sure the goods travel safely. Please make sure that at the time of the booking you follow the instructions and select a service which handles personal effects.
How do I know if my consignment is properly packed?
If you haven't sent a pallet/ parcel before, and you are not sure if your consignment is properly packed, you can take a few pictures and send them to us at email@example.com and we can guide you through the packing process. A properly packed consignment will travel safely, and the risk of damage is minimised.
Can I ship a pallet that includes batteries to Switzerland?
Yes, we ship a large variety of batteries, but we will need the MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheet) of the product to make sure it is safe to be transported through our services. Please be advised that batteries over 100 Wh are considered DG (Dangerous Goods). In this case it has to be packed, labelled and documented to IATA specifications - i.e. professionally packed with a DGN (Shipper's Declaration for Dangerous Goods by Air). Also, please be advised that handling charges may apply if you choose to ship this type of goods by air.
Do I need forklift when shipping a pallet to Switzerland?
If you are shipping a consignment that's shorter than 200cm and lighter than 750kg, you won't need a forklift. The vehicle assigned to collect your consignment is equipped with both a tail-lift and pump-truck, and the driver should be able to collect/deliver your consignment(s) without any issues. If your consignment exceeds 200cm in height and if it's heavier than 750kg, then yes, you must have a forklift at both collection and delivery points.
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