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Our storage warehouse
We can store your items in our brand new state-of-the-art facility.
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We collect daily from all major and provincial auction houses, and deliver worldwide.
Safely packed memorabilia
We pride ourselves on providing expert packaging for each item we handle. 
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Including picture hanging, customs clearance, insurance and exhibition installations.


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When it comes to transporting or shipping antiques, collectables and fine art across the UK and the world, Alban Shipping offers the most comprehensive service available.

We offer a door-to-door collection and delivery anywhere in the world for private individuals, auction houses, galleries, museums, stately homes and dealers. Alban Shipping carries out daily collections from regional auction houses in the UK and Ireland as well as major London auction houses. We have our own team of expert packers to make sure your items arrive safely and promptly and we also ensure all the documentation is correct to ensure smooth delivery.

Click here to get an online quotation.

Our team of highly-trained specialists offer a wide range of complementary services including:

Explore the links on this page to discover how Alban Shipping's award-winning team can help your business.

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We offer a full transportation and shipping service across the UK and the world. As well as being in London daily, Alban Shipping visit all UK regional locations at least every 7-10 days, using our own vehicles and with our experienced art handlers on every route. We also visit European destinations. For more information, click here.

Vehicle Schedule for February 2018
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Switzerland, Belgium, Netherlands, France
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Italy, Netherlands, Germany, Croatia
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Art installation made from plastic soldiers

Featured Case Study - Plastic Soldiers

Recently, we were asked to pack and ship this unusual piece of modern art, which is made using wood and hundreds of delicate plastic soldiers. Click here to learn how we tackled this challenging project.

See our latest case studies here.
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“The crate and packing of my motorbike were both first-rate. I was very pleased with the fine condition that it arrived in. I will not hesitate to recommend you, nor would I hesitate to use your services in the future.”
Jon Sahl, New York

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BAR logo We are members of the British Association of Removers, an assurance that you will receive the highest standard of service from us.
Museums Association member logo We are members of the Museums Association, the leading voice for the museums sector. We are also approved by Re:Source, the Council for Museums, Libraries and Archive.