Auto Transport Service AS

Auto Transport Service AS is one of Norway’s largest transporters of new and used cars. We are the all-round supplier of car logistics – which involves more than just transport.We offer services such as forwarding and customs handling, forwarding agent’s guarantee, bonded storage, antirust treatment, cosmetic pre-sales valeting, technical preparation and fitting of accessories. A full range of services and top transport quality have made us one of the leaders in our industry. The way to achieve this target is to realise customer needs in all respects – from when we receive an enquiry to delivering the cars ready for sale.

By road, rail and sea
Our transport fleet consists of 33 specially-built rail carriages and 35 modern articulated trucks for road transport. Long experience and local knowledge means we can transport cars throughout the whole of Norway, and from a number of points in Europe. Careful transport is a matter of course – regardless of the means. Many leading car importers and other enterprises prefer Auto Transport Service – which we regard as a vote of confidence. In recent years, we been responsible for transporting over a third of all new cars from importer to dealer, all over Norway.

Transport of cars from abroad
Auto Transport Service is a professional link between wholesale and private Norwegian car importers and their vendors abroad.We have dozens of trailers covering the main exporting countries of Germany and Belgium with twice weekly shipments. Imported cars are quickly prepared and forwarded to destinations throughout Norway via our terminals in Hamburg or Drammen.We also have a bonded warehouse at Drammen. Our specialists handle all administrative matters if required, such as export declarations, customs clearance and registration.

German export declarations with VAT guarantee can be issued by our German partner, and mean that payment of German VAT can be avoided. Private importers benefit in particular from our nationwide distribution network, as the rules mean that they are not charged VAT on freight when a single transport firm is used for the entire trip from abroad to delivery address.

More than just transport
Services we provide include:

  • Storage of cars on our own premises.
  • Forwarding and customs clearance.
  • Anti-rust treatment with Tuff-Cote Dinol and Mercasol
  • Cosmetic pre-delivery preparation and TefCar paintwork protection.
  • Technical preparation of a number of car makes.
  • Installation of accessories, such as Webasto coupé heaters, footboards, extra pedal set in driving instruction vehicles etc.
  • Commercial vehicle modification, classes 1 and 2.
  • Inspection and approval of imports by state authorities.
Auto Transport Service AS
+47 3224 2550
+47 3224 2559