Use our online shipping service to get real-time estimates and competitive quotes for moving equipment to or from an auction site in Canada, the U.S. and Europe, Mexico and select countries in South America, including Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru and Venezuela. Service provided by uShip, the world's largest online shipping marketplace.

Benefits of using our online shipping service

  • Save money – Transportation companies compete for your business and deliver the most competitive shipping quotes
  • Save time – No more phoning around for quotes! Even if you're shipping many items, you submit just one request and receive multiple quotes
  • Know who you're dealing with – Read honest feedback from other customers about the transportation companies that bid for your business
  • Get more accurate quotes – Equipment information, including specs and photos, is usually pulled directly from and RitchieSpecs, so you get more accurate quotes
  • No unwanted phone calls – Your contact information is kept private, so you'll only have contact with the service provider you choose to use
  • Free to try – Anyone can list a shipment with uShip. It's free, and you're under no obligation to accept any of the quotes you receive
  • Only pay when the job is complete – You pay the transportation company directly when the job has been completed and the equipment has arrived safely

How to request quotes using our online shipping service

  • Go to the secure uShip site and fill out a simple form with equipment and shipment details
  • Return to to review your quotes
  • Read feedback about each transportation provider
  • If you want to accept a quote, contact the carrier and complete the transaction. It's that easy!
  • Note: you will find a link to uShip and a "Get Quote" button on items listed in our current inventory or under auction results

Planning to buy? Get a quick estimate before you bid

  • Get a shipping estimate so you can make informed decisions before you bid
  • Click the "Get estimate" button on items in our current inventory
  • You'll get a real-time estimate based on similar jobs completed through uShip

What our customers say about shipping with uShip


It saved me a lot of time and phone calls... Great service.

Customer shipped auction purchase from Grande Prairie, AB auction site to Potlatch, ID

U ship is a real time saver… The number of responses for our moves was great and that [definitely] added to our opportunity to save money.

Customer shipped auction purchase from Grande Prairie, AB auction site to Potlatch, ID

This process made it very easy and affordable and I could handle it all right from my office.

Customer shipped auction purchase from Orlando, Florida to Tuscaloosa, Alabama

We had bids from carriers ten minutes after listing our item. I will definitely use U-Ship again.

Customer shipped auction purchase from Orlando, FL auction site to Moscow, ID

Read more testimonials from Ritchie Bros. customers on the uShip web site.