Our shipping rates are the same for all passenger automobiles, including vehicles commonly known as station wagons, limousines, passenger vans, pick-up trucks or other non-commercial small trucks. These rates do not apply to any vehicle exceeding 21’8″ L x 8′ W x 7′ H, (for Seattle, Tacoma, Alaska and Guam ports, please see specific qualifying dimensions below) vehicles with machinery, commercial vehicles or vehicles which have built-in accommodations for cooking or sleeping.
- From California ports* $1,497.00
- From Seattle port† $1,497.00
- From Seattle port†† $2,294.00
- From Anchorage port to Honolulu port $2,981.00
- From Anchorage port to Hilo, Kahului, Nawiliwili ports $3,039.00
- From Kodiak port to Honolulu port $3736.00
- From Kodiak port to Hilo, Kahului, Nawiliwili ports $3,794.00
- From Fairbanks, AK to Honolulu port $3,377.00
- From Fairbanks, AK to Hilo, Kahului, Nawiliwili ports $3,435.00
- To West Coast ports** $920.00
- To Anchorage port $3,528.00
- To Fairbanks, AK $4,029.00
* California ports: Long Beach and Oakland
** West Coast Ports: Long Beach, Oakland & Seattle
† When vehicle does not exceed 21’8″ L or 7′ W or 6’3″ H
†† When vehicle does not exceed 21’8″ L or is between 7′ – 8′ W or is between 6’3″ – 7′ H
Note: Available dates given by our website, port personnel or Customer Service are estimates only and are subject to change, if you have special dates or needs, please inquire about booking our Premium Service. Please note that Premium Service is not available to or from Alaska.
Premium “Guaranteed Availability” Service Rates
Matson’s Premium service provides you with extended cut offs, vessel of your choice and guaranteed availability at destination or ⅔ of your Matson ocean shipping costs back! If you are interested in our Premium service please follow steps 1 through 4 of our booking process and select Premium Service Rate. You will receive a booking number and a call from one of our experienced account specialists to finalize guaranteed delivery details.
- From California* to Honolulu $2,210.00
- From California* ports
to Hilo, Kahului and Nawiliwili $2,262.00
- From Honolulu to California* ports $2,210.00
- From Hilo, Kahului and Nawiliwili
to California* ports $2,262.00
Effective 07/01/11, an invasive species fee, imposed by the State of Hawaii, will be assessed on shipments to Hawaii at a rate of 0.75 cents for every 1,000 pounds.
* California ports: Long Beach and Oakland
Mainland To Guam & Saipan
- Mainland* to Guam $2,695.74
- Mainland* to Saipan $3,021.59
Guam & Saipan To Mainland
- Guam To Mainland* $2,387.26
- Saipan To Mainland *$3,203.88
Honolulu To Guam & Saipan
- Honolulu to Guam $2,049.84
- Honolulu to Saipan $2.952.91
Guam & Saipan To Honolulu
- Guam To Honolulu $4,514.41
- Saipan To Honolulu $5,660.87
Effective 07/01/15, an invasive species fee, imposed by the Guam Department of Agriculture, will be assessed on shipments to Guam at a rate of 0.75 cents for every 1,000 pounds.
* Mainland ports: Long Beach, Oakland and Seattle
Tacoma port to Alaska ports
- Tacoma to Anchorage $2,126.73
- Tacoma to Anchorage 5’6″- 6’5″H $2,713.44
- Tacoma to Kodiak up to 21’6″L x 7″H $3,552.30
- Tacoma to Dutch Harbor up to 21’6″L $4,508.01
Alaska ports to Tacoma
- Anchorage to Tacoma $1,522.70
- Anchorage to Tacoma 15’1″- 21’L $1,995.02
- Dutch Harbor to Tacoma up to 21’6″L $3,730.34
- Kodiak to Tacoma up to 21’6″L x 7’H $2,875.70
Payment is required when you deliver your auto to us and can be made in any of these ways:
Accepted payment methods:
- Cashier’s check
- Bank or postal money order
- Traveler’s checks
- Debit Card or credit card (VISA, MasterCard, Discover or American Express)
We’re sorry, personal checks are not accepted.
Note: There is no cashier at the Tacoma port.
If booking with Matson online, payment is not required at the time of booking. You may choose to pay when booking online or may pay at the port upon delivery.
When paying by debit card or credit card at the port, the actual cardholder must be present. We will also accept payment over the telephone by debit card or credit card. Contact our customer support center at 1-800-4-MATSON. To make a payment over the phone for shipment to or from the Tacoma port please call 1-877-678-SHIP.
We will be pleased to assist you in the separate shipment of your personal effects. Visit our personal household goods website for more information.