Moving services in Singapore


Moving houses can be an exciting adulting milestone for many of us. However, going through all the clutter we’ve collected over the years may bring a little dread when it comes to hauling everything over to our new home. So to help us out, moving services in Singapore provide the muscle and experience many of us can’t even dream of matching. 

Those who need a helping hand can hire a team of professionals who will handle everything from disassembly, packing, transport and even setup. But for those without any bulky items to move, you can simply hire a lorry and driver for a cost-effective DIY option. No matter what you choose, here are the top moving services in Singapore that can cater to your needs.

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1. Red Sun Movers – 5% discount available


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Red Sun Movers Pte Ltd

If you’re moving everything in your home complete with kitchen appliances and furniture, you’re going to need some capable hands to get these bulky items out the door. Luckily, Red Sun Movers has over 2 decades of experience to ensure that your items are moved safely no matter the size.

To sweeten the deal, share their Facebook page or leave a review and quote “RSM88218” to get a 5% discount on a $300 minimum spend. 

Average price: $400-$500 per move
Telephone: 6366 1548
Opening hours: Mon – Sat 9AM-6PM (Closed on Sun)
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2. Vimbox – includes free boxes and tape


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Vimbox Movers Singapore

Vimbox allows you to customise your moving experience depending on how much elbow grease you want to put in yourself. You can opt for a basic move package or add additional packing or unpacking services to save time. Either way, you’ll receive carton boxes and tape on the house.

There are also a myriad of services for any ad-hoc need you might have, including piano moving, handyman services, and lorry rental with a driver. 

Average price: $350-$450 per move
Telephone: 6339 4439
Opening hours: Mon – Fri 9AM-5PM (Closed on Sat and Sun)
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3. KNT Movers – move bulky items like pianos and safes


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When it comes to large, bulky items like a grand piano, wardrobe or safe, leave the heave-ho to KNT Movers. Every quote is personalised and includes free boxes, protection wrapping, assembly and disassembly. 

And if you need to get rid of the aged couch in the living room, disposal services are available upon request and the supervisor on site will advise you of any additional costs needed.

KNT Movers can also assist with your move across the Causeway to Malaysia, so you can be assured that all your possessions are safely transported.

Average price: $350-$400 per full load of a 15-foot truck per trip
Telephone: 6747 6636
Opening hours: Mon – Sat 9AM-6PM (Closed on Sun)
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4. The Lorry – fast and easy van & lorry rentals with instant quotes


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Imagine Grab, but for lorries and house-moving. For those who are only moving a single room’s worth of items or going for a DIY move, TheLorry offers fast and easy lorry bookings from as low as $40 per trip. Using either their website or app (iOS | Google Play), choose to hire a van, 10-foot lorry or 14-foot lorry, and you’ll get an instant quotation depending on distance.

Extra services such as manpower, shrink wrapping, assembly and disassembly can also be booked directly. Same-day bookings are available too, so you’ll be able to move in no time.

Average price: From $40 for standard van booking
Telephone: 3138 9164
Opening hours: Mon – Sat 9AM-6PM (Closed on Sun)
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5. Shalom SG – both professional moving and DIY available


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Shalom Movers

With over 38 years of experience, Shalom SG has a clientele that includes statutory boards and ministries, including the Embassy of Peru. Homeowners can hire their moving services too. All their movers are specially trained to safely transport your treasured belongings – including fragile items and antiques. 

But if you’ve already put your back into packing everything, you can also book a van, lorry or truck with a driver for a minimum requirement of 2 hours. Prices start from $45/hour for a van and $60/hour for a 15-foot truck. 

Average price: $450-$550 per 14-foot lorry | From $45 per hour for van with driver
Telephone: 6287 6117
Opening hours: Mon – Sat 8AM-5PM (Closed on Sun)
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6. Exped Moving Services – 24/7 moving services


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Exped Moving Services

Despite being relatively new, Exped Moving Services has a team of professional movers with 60 favourable reviews and 5-star rating on Google. They’ve also got over 1,200 jobs completed under their belt, so your belongings will be bubble wrapped in good hands.

They also operate 24/7, which is convenient if you prefer to get your moving done after work hours. They also provide SMS or email alerts if there are any updates needed. 

Average price: $400-$800 per move
Telephone: 8866 7936
Opening hours: 24 hours
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7. Omni Global – fuss-free DIY moving


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If you prefer to do the packing yourself, all you’ll need is a lorry to help transport your items to your new abode. So if you’re keen on putting in the elbow grease, Omni Global is a fuss-free and affordable option. 

A 10-foot lorry with a capacity of 1 ton is $50 per hour. If you’ve got a lot of items, a massive 24-foot lorry with 6-ton capacity is $90 per hour – that size enough for 14 washing machines.

Note that the price will only include the driver, while manpower comes at an additional cost and can be quoted upon enquiry. You’ll also need to rent the vehicles for a minimum of 2 hours. 

Average price: $50/hour for 10-foot lorry
Telephone: 6898 4994
Opening hours: Mon – Sat 9AM-5PM (Closed on Sun)
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8. CYC Movers – dedicated services for international moves


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CYC Movers

CYC Movers offers an all-inclusive domestic house moving service with skilled movers, protective wrapping, sticker labels, insurance coverage and even a cooler box to store the contents of your fridge during transit. You can also add on a packing or unpacking service, as well as temporary storage for items you’re not ready to move yet.

If you’re looking to relocate in or out of Singapore, the company also has dedicated services for international moves. They have offices in China, Malaysia, India and an extensive network of affiliates to ensure everything from customs clearance to freight management is covered.

Average price: $750-$1,000 per domestic move
Telephone: 6278 5150
Opening hours: Mon – Fri 9AM-5PM (Closed on Sat and Sun)
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9. The Trio Movers – climate-controlled storage for prized furniture


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Formed by 3 brothers, The Trio Movers have a team of young movers who have earned plenty of praise via Facebook reviews. Their services include manpower, dismantling, wrapping and even padding if necessary – all included in their quotation with no extra costs.

There’s even a storage service in case you need to move out of your old place but aren’t able to move into your new one just yet. All the items will be kept safely in a climate-controlled environment, so your furniture won’t get damaged by mould or humidity. For a 14-foot truck worth of items, it’ll cost an estimated $250 per month to store; otherwise, the minimum charge is $60.

Average price: $380-$450 per 14-foot truck | $450-$900 for standard HDB move
Telephone: 8321 5709
Opening hours: Mon – Sat 9AM-7PM (Closed on Sun)
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Moving services in Singapore for your next relocation


With plenty of options available, you’re free to customise your move however you see fit. Piano moving, climate-controlled storage and even cross-border relocations – these moving services in Singapore are prepared to cater to every need. You’ll be settling in your new home with the peace of mind knowing that your items are exactly how they were pre-move.

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Cover image adapted from: Vimbox Movers Singapore, TheLorry