The Best Movers in New York City 2022

Company Quote Rating
Roadway Moving Get A Quote      
4.5 overall rating
Shleppers Moving & Storage Get A Quote      
4.5 overall rating
Piece of Cake Moving & Storage Get A Quote      
4.5 overall rating
Flatrate Moving Get A Quote      
4.5 overall rating
CCS Moving Get A Quote      
4.5 overall rating
Gentle Giant Moving Company Get A Quote      
4.5 overall rating
Bellhop 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.

Roadway Moving

MoveBuddha Rating:       

Company website

Phone:  (212) 812-5240

845 3rd Avenue, New York, NY 11232, US

Years in Business:  14

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

Shleppers Moving & Storage

MoveBuddha Rating:       

Company website

Phone:  (212) 223-4004

434 East 165th Street, New York, NY 10456, US

Years in Business:  44

Services Offered

Move Distances:

  • Local moves
  • Interstate moves

Available services:

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

Review Profiles

Online social profile

Additional Service Information

  • Pay by credit card

Alternative Business Names

  • Shleppers Holdings LLC

Piece of Cake Moving & Storage

MoveBuddha Rating:       

Company website

Phone:  (212) 651-7273

287 Park Avenue South, New York, NY 10010, US

Years in Business:  4

Services Offered

Move Distances:

  • Local moves
  • Interstate moves

Available services:

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

Review Profiles

Online social profile

Additional Service Information

  • Pay by credit card

Alternative Business Names

  • Piece of Cake Moving & Storage LLC

Flatrate Moving

MoveBuddha Rating:       

Company website

Phone:  (212) 988-9292

555 W 25th St, New York, NY 10001, US

Years in Business:  30

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

CCS Moving

MoveBuddha Rating:       

Company website

Phone:  (212) 470-6919

34-18 Northern Boulevard, New York, NY 11101, 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

  • Pay by credit card

Alternative Business Names

  • City Courier Services LLC

Gentle Giant Moving Company

MoveBuddha Rating:       

Company website

Phone:  (718) 907-1830

100 Bowne Street, New York, NY 11231, US

Years in Business:  42

Services Offered

Move Distances:

  • Local moves
  • Interstate moves

Available services:

  • Packing
  • Unpacking
  • Offices
  • Pianos
  • Crane vans
  • Storage

Review Profiles

Online social profile

Additional Service Information

  • Pay by credit card

Alternative Business Names

  • Gentle Giant Moving & Storage

Bellhop

MoveBuddha Rating:       

Company website

Phone:  (718) 618-9422

311 W 43rd St, New York, NY 10036, US

Years in Business:  0

Services Offered

Move Distances:

  • Local moves
  • Interstate moves

Available services:

  • Packing
  • Unpacking
  • Storage

Review Profiles

Online social profile


Average moving company cost in New York City

The pricing table below shows ballpark costs for local moves within the New York City area and its surrounding suburbs. Or check out our post on the cost to move in New York City 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 $393 2 movers 3 hours $154
1 Bedroom $547 2 movers 4 hours $154
2 Bedroom $887 3 movers 5 hours $216
3 Bedroom $2,051 4 movers 8 hours $302
4 Bedroom $2,353 4 movers 9 hours $302
5+ Bedroom $3,623 5 movers 10 hours $423

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