January 4th, 2016 - 10:15 AM
Frequently Asked Questions about Moving to Hawaii
Who wouldn't want to move to Hawaii? Lush flora, white sand beaches, and balmy weather are just a few of the benefits of calling Hawaii home. If you're considering a move to the Aloha State, the answers to these popular questions will help you plan your move.
September 24th, 2015 - 8:33 AM
Is the cost to move to Hawaii within my budget?
It’s no secret that the cost of living in Hawaii is high, but what about the cost just to move there? Because your items ship across the ocean, you’ll typically see higher moving prices. While that may be bad news for some, the good news is that there’s an affordable way to move your household goods that won’t necessarily break the bank. We’ll cover all the costs you can expect for a Hawaii move and how to keep on budget with U-Pack®.
May 27th, 2014 - 4:00 PM
Moving to HI with Shipping Containers
Shipping containers are a great option for moving. They're compact, easy to load your belongings into, weatherproof, and secure. There are several companies that offer shipping containers stateside, but you may have to search to find one that delivers to Hawaii.
August 7th, 2013 - 3:59 PM
Tips from the Hawaii Moving specialists
Well, you can’t drive a rental truck to Hawaii (a little something called the Pacific Ocean is in the way). That leaves two other options: “you pack, we drive” companies like U-Pack®, and full-service movers. Both take care of the transportation, but they definitely vary in other ways –specifically price. Let’s take a look at how you can move to Hawaii, stay within your budget, and get your belongings there fast – with U-Pack Moving.
How U-Pack Moves You to Hawaii
July 25th, 2013 - 2:36 PM
Planning a move from Honolulu?
If you’re moving from the state capital of Hawaii, it’ll be hard not to miss the balmy weather, breathtaking sunsets, and pristine beaches. But look on the brighter side - you’ll soon be on your way to a new city with new things to enjoy! Before you start packing your moving boxes, we’ve answered some of the most frequently asked questions about moving from the Aloha state. Read on!
June 21st, 2013 - 2:07 PM
So, I’m thinking about moving to Hawaii, specifically, to Honolulu.
Ahhh…paradise. While I’m still dreaming of Honolulu’s pristine beaches and balmy weather, your dream is actually coming true! To say that I’m jealous is an understatement. But, I’ll try to be supportive! Okay, so you want to know about cost, right? Well, I bet you’ve probably figured out by now that living in the most gorgeous place on the planet isn’t cheap. And if you’ve done some research, you’ve probably also figured out that moving there can be on the expensive side, too.
May 6th, 2013 - 1:58 PM
How much does it cost to move to Maui with U-Pack?
Before I answer this question, can I first tell you how jealous I am that you’re moving to Hawaii?
Okay, now that that’s out of the way, let’s move on to answering your question. “How much does it cost to move to Maui?” Today we’re going to look at this from U-Pack’s perspective. Just in case you’re not familiar with U-Pack yet, it’s a “you pack, we drive” moving service that does long-distance moving across the U.S., including to and from Hawaii. And many customers find that it’s the cheapest way to move to Maui.
March 15th, 2013 - 3:16 PM
Moving to Hawaii on a budget
If you’ve just started thinking about moving to the Aloha State, the next thought that might cross your mind is how to move to Hawaii on a budget. It’s no secret that living in Hawaii can be expensive, so it’s important to make every penny count toward your move. I’ve come up with some great ways to save and help reduce your overall cost of moving to Hawaii – take a look below!
March 4th, 2013 - 2:44 PM
Moving to Hilo, Hawaii – The Cheap and Easy Way
Hilo, Hawaii is one of the least expensive Hawaiian cities to live in. It is also one of the most beautiful! Once you see the clear, blue waters of Hilo Bay or the lush vegetation in the Japanese Gardens, you will fall in love with Hilo! Not only is it a great place to visit, but a wonderful place to live! Just be prepared – once you announce that you are moving to Hilo, all of your family and friends will want to come stay for a visit! Located on the eastern side of the Big Island, Hilo is a picturesque place to live.
February 13th, 2013 - 9:11 AM
U-Pack moves customers in and out of Hawaii every day, so we like to learn as much as we can about the state. Of course, Hawaii is well known as a tropical paradise with gorgeous sunsets, breathtaking scenery, and beautiful beaches. But behind the scenes of Hawaii’s paradise is a haunted location, full of sightings, hauntings, and paranormal activity. I loved researching and reading about this stuff! If you’re brave, you may put a visit to one of these 5 Most Haunted Hawaii Places on your “things to do in Hawaii” list!