The Best California Moving Companies

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Meathead Movers Get A Quote      
4.5 overall rating
Meathead Movers Get A Quote      
4.5 overall rating
Grace Moving Company Get A Quote      
4.5 overall rating
Courtesy Movers Get A Quote      
4.5 overall rating
Meathead Movers Get A Quote      
4.5 overall rating
Meathead Movers Get A Quote      
4.5 overall rating
Well done Moving Get A Quote      
4.5 overall rating
Pete's Moving Services Get A Quote      
4.5 overall rating
Casey Moving Systems Get A Quote      
4.5 overall rating
Economy Movers Get A Quote      
4.5 overall rating

Over the past 10 years, we’ve developed a rigorous review process to identify the absolute best moving companies. We look at:

Customer satisfaction (40%): The company consistently delivers services in a timely matter with good communication and within the estimated cost.

Dispute resolution (20%): Mistakes cannot be avoided in the moving industry. We look for companies that own their mistakes and make genuine efforts to fix any issues that arise during a move.

Industry reputation (15%): The company is well regarded within the moving industry and participates in industry conferences and organizations.

Online reputation (15%): The company maintains a professional website with accurate information. The company promptly and professionally responds to online customer inquiries.

Service options (10%): We look for companies with a deep breadth of services including full packing, storage, specialty item handling, expedited delivery, and more.

Meathead Movers

MoveBuddha Rating:       

Company website

Phone:  (559) 785-0316

4744 North El Capitan Avenue, Fresno, CA 93722, US

Years in Business:  25

Services Offered

Move Distances:

  • Local moves
  • Interstate moves

Available services:

  • Packing
  • Unpacking
  • Offices
  • Storage

Review Profiles

Online social profile

Additional Service Information

Alternative Business Names

  • Meathead Movers, Inc.
  • Princess Packers

Meathead Movers

MoveBuddha Rating:       

Company website

Phone:  (559) 785-0316

4744 North El Capitan Avenue, Fresno, CA 93722, US

Years in Business:  25

Services Offered

Move Distances:

  • Local moves
  • Interstate moves

Available services:

  • Packing
  • Unpacking
  • Offices
  • Storage

Review Profiles

Online social profile

Additional Service Information

Alternative Business Names

  • Meathead Movers, Inc.
  • Princess Packers

Grace Moving Company

MoveBuddha Rating:       

Company website

Phone:  (209) 551-7772

800 Janopaul Lane, Modesto, CA 95351, US

Years in Business:  24

Services Offered

Move Distances:

  • Local moves
  • Interstate moves

Available services:

  • Packing
  • Unpacking
  • Offices
  • Pianos
  • Art
  • Antiques
  • Crating

Review Profiles

Online social profile

Additional Service Information

  • Pay by credit card

Courtesy Movers

MoveBuddha Rating:       

Company website

Phone:  (559) 402-3800

3515 North Sabre Drive, Fresno, CA 93727, US

Years in Business:  48

Services Offered

Move Distances:

  • Local moves
  • Interstate moves
  • International moves

Available services:

  • Packing
  • Unpacking
  • Offices
  • Pianos
  • Crating
  • Storage

Local Associations

Review Profiles

Online social profile

Additional Service Information

  • Pay by credit card

Alternative Business Names

  • Rich Harvest, Inc.

Meathead Movers

MoveBuddha Rating:       

Company website

Phone:  (661) 335-6191

2905 Unicorn Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93308, US

Years in Business:  25

Services Offered

Move Distances:

  • Local moves
  • Interstate moves

Available services:

  • Packing
  • Unpacking
  • Offices
  • Storage

Review Profiles

Online social profile

Additional Service Information

Alternative Business Names

  • Meat Head Movers Inc
  • Meathead Movers Inc

Meathead Movers

MoveBuddha Rating:       

Company website

Phone:  (661) 335-6191

2905 Unicorn Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93308, US

Years in Business:  25

Services Offered

Move Distances:

  • Local moves
  • Interstate moves

Available services:

  • Packing
  • Unpacking
  • Offices
  • Storage

Review Profiles

Online social profile

Additional Service Information

Alternative Business Names

  • Meat Head Movers Inc
  • Meathead Movers Inc

Well done Moving

MoveBuddha Rating:       

Company website

Phone:  (559) 899-9791

3561 South Maple Avenue, Fresno, CA 93725, US

Years in Business:  13

Services Offered

Move Distances:

  • Local moves

Available services:

  • Packing
  • Unpacking
  • Offices
  • Pianos
  • Hot Tubs
  • Pool Tables
  • Art
  • Antiques
  • Grandfather clocks
  • Crating
  • Fragile-only packing
  • Safes

Local Associations

Review Profiles

Online social profile

Additional Service Information


Pete's Moving Services

MoveBuddha Rating:       

Company website

Phone:  (209) 442-4949

5662 Pirrone Road, Salida, CA 95368, US

Years in Business:  10

Services Offered

Move Distances:

  • Local moves
  • Interstate moves

Available services:

  • Packing
  • Unpacking
  • Offices
  • Pianos
  • Crating
  • Storage

Review Profiles

Online social profile

Additional Service Information

Alternative Business Names

  • Petes Moving Services LLC
  • Pete's Moving Services LLC

Casey Moving Systems

MoveBuddha Rating:       

Company website

Phone:  (209) 531-9010

2209 Fairview Drive, Ceres, CA 95307, US

Years in Business:  21

Services Offered

Move Distances:

  • Local moves
  • Interstate moves
  • International moves

Available services:

  • Packing
  • Unpacking
  • Offices
  • Pianos
  • Crating
  • Storage

Review Profiles

Online social profile

Additional Service Information

  • Pay by credit card

Alternative Business Names

  • Casey Records Management
  • Dawson Van & Storage
  • United Van Lines

Economy Movers

MoveBuddha Rating:       

Company website

Phone:  (559) 276-0835

4287 West Swift Avenue, Fresno, CA 93722, US

Years in Business:  52

Services Offered

Move Distances:

  • Local moves
  • Interstate moves
  • International moves

Available services:

  • Packing
  • Unpacking
  • Offices
  • Pianos
  • Art
  • Antiques
  • Storage
  • Fragile-only packing

Review Profiles

Online social profile

Alternative Business Names

  • United Van Lines AGT
  • Packaging Store

Average moving company cost in California

The pricing table below shows ballpark costs for local moves within California. Or check out our post on the cost to move in California for more pricing info.

Keep in mind the price ranges listed are only averages. Actual costs can vary greatly depending on the specific requirements of your move.

You can also check out our moving cost calculator for more accurate moving cost estimates.

Home Size Avg. Total Cost # of Movers # Hours Cost/hour
Studio $435 2 movers 3 hours $172
1 Bedroom $607 2 movers 4 hours $172
2 Bedroom $987 3 movers 5 hours $241
3 Bedroom $2,291 4 movers 8 hours $338
4 Bedroom $2,629 4 movers 9 hours $338
5+ Bedroom $4,047 5 movers 10 hours $473

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