Compare the shipping quotes carefully, and evaluate much more than just the price. One quote may be higher but may also cover additional expenses that a lower priced quote does not. This could cause you to go with the lower quote even though you will pay a higher total cost when all expenses are calculated.
The cost of transportation of a boat is partially determined by measuring your boat (including the size of the trailer). Hence, it is vital that you give the exact dimensions when you hire a transporter. Even if you have a manufacturer’s manual, you need to take fresh measurements of your boat.