Stress Free World Class Service
Not something we strive for - it is what we deliver to our clients every day!
Local & Long Distance Moving Within Canada
Moving to a new home is one of the most stressful situations in life. We are here to eliminate the worry, and to help you with this transition. All are vehicles are specifically equipped for this task, and our award winning experienced crews are ready when you are!
Cross-border Moving Canada/USA
We are industry specialists when it comes to relocating your personal household goods within North America! Allow us to handle the various complex rules & regulations when it comes to entering or leaving the United States & Canada.
Packing & crating
Our teams are made up of trained and experienced packers that use the best material and the latest packaging innovations to ensure that all of your goods are fully protected throughout the entire move. We also offer custom crating & overseas wrapping options as well!
Anyone who has moved overseas realizes how incredibly complex & daunting the procedure can be. From customs controls, transport, handling, origin/destination servicing – allow our professional staff of coordinators to handle this for you!
Storage – Long & Short Term
Looking to store your belongings? King’s Transfer offers its clients short or long-term storage in clean, bonded, government approved, temperature-controlled environments and equipped with security alarms across Canada and the United States of America to guarantee the safety of all items entrusted in our care.
When your business needs to move, you need the knowledge and experience of commercial moving specialists. King’s Transfer has been a major commercial mover for over 60 yrs. We are experts in the field of commercial moving with the most highly qualified staff available.
King's Transfer Van Lines?
A satisfied customer & a stress free move is our only goal!
Founded in Montreal's Griffintown in 1922 by the grandfather of the current President (William O'Donnell) King's Transfer Van Lines Inc. is one of Canada's oldest and most respected moving companies.
Today the company continues to be owned and operated by the O'Donnell family of Montreal, QC and has offices in Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Burlington, Winnipeg and Calgary.
King's operates world-wide through its fully owned subsidiary: King's Transfer International. An operation that has become one of the primary HHG transport coordinators in Canada.
King's also has the distinction of being Atlas Van Lines (Canada) Ltd's longest serving agent and one of only five corporate shareholders - through our partnerships we offer access to over 650 associated agencies across North America.
Founding member of
Atlas Van Lines Canada
MEMBER OF CAM, AMSA & IAM
Member in excellent standing of the Canadian Association of Movers, American Moving & Storage Association, and the International Association of Movers
Located to serve you better
Our base of operations is in Montreal, Canada which allows direct port access to international waters, the St. Lawrence Seaway, two international airports, and customs houses within 5-10 mins. Along with our branch offices across Canada we can serve any need.
Bonded & secure warehousing
All of our warehouses are customs bonded, climate controlled, containerized, and monitored. Also through our network of Atlas agencies, we have access to bonded warehouses across North America
"What sets us apart from other moving companies? -- Nearly a century of dedication to our customers!"
Moving tips & advice
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