Roy’s Moving Review (2024)

We reviewed Roy’s Moving and gave them a 4.42 out of 5 stars. They didn’t make our list as one of the best moving companies in the Boston area.

Roy’s Moving

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Years in Business: 10

270 Parsons Street
Suite 2,
Boston, MA 02135
Get a Quote (617) 202-3300

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Here are some of the things you can expect to find in this extensive profile of Roy’s Moving:

Quick facts about Roy’s Moving

Established in 2014, Roy's Moving has established itself as a comprehensive moving service in and around Boston, MA. Compared to other local movers, they offer a wide variety of services, including not only residential and office moving, but also specialty services such as moving pianos, arts, and antiques. Additionally, they offer both packing and unpacking services and even crating services, providing a full-service experience. Unlike many companies, they accept credit cards and do not require a deposit, adding to the convenience for their customers. Although their customer service ratings are mixed, with a moderate 4.1 rating from 452 reviews on Google My Business and a less impressive 2.2 from 31 Yelp reviews, they continue to maintain a presence in the industry. Nonetheless, their performance according to the Better Business Bureau leaves room for improvement, with a current rating of D-.

Reviews of Roy’s Moving

Reading customer reviews is important to consider to identify the best moving companies. We compiled reviews from across the web on Roy’s Moving.

Does Roy’s Moving respond to reviews?

Roy’s Moving responds to customer reviews and inquiries–most of which are from the Boston area. This is typically a positive sign that the company cares about customer experience.

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Services offered by Roy’s Moving

Roy’s Moving offers the following services:

  • packing
  • unpacking
  • offices
  • piano transport
  • art transport
  • antiques transport
  • crating
  • senior
  • full service
  • packing materials available
  • climate controlled storage
  • instant email quote
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How much will it cost to move with Roy’s Moving?

Meathead Movers offers personalized moving quotes based on where you’re moving and how much stuff you’re taking with you. The average cost of hiring movers in Massachusetts is $101 per hour.

Here’s what we know about the payment types and discounts offered by Roy’s Moving:

  • No deposit required
  • Pay by credit card
  • Ask for special discounts and offers

How Roy’s Moving stacks up against other movers near Boston

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Is Roy’s Moving properly licensed?

Moving companies in Massachusetts are required to obtain a license from the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities – Transportation Oversight Division to provide local and intrastate moving services in

Massachusetts movers must carry adequate cargo insurance and publicly file their tariffs required to list the services they provide and the cost for each.


You can also use their state regulator website to look up their active status.

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Who should consider Roy’s Moving for their Boston-based move?

Roy’s Moving handles:

  • Local
  • Intrastate

If you're moving out of Massachusetts, we strongly recommend going with a mover that specializes in interstate moves. These are the best interstate moving companies:

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Additional Information

Does Roy’s Moving have any additional locations outside of Boston?

We were only able to find this location for Roy’s Moving.

Is Roy’s Moving Associated with a van line?

Van lines are networks of local movers that operate separately but under the same umbrella of a multi-state organization. It's not as complicated as it sounds. Learn what van lines are.

Roy’s Moving functions as an independent moving company. They are not affiliated with a van line company.

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Where isRoy’s Moving located?

270 Parsons Street Suite 2,
Boston, MA, 02135

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