Click here to read up-to-date information on how the COVID-19 pandemic may impact your move.

Backloading Brisbane to Sydney

View pricing, read reviews and book online. Easy!

Customer with love heart icon 3,000+ customers
Gold star icon 4.8 rating
Hand pointing at a calendar icon $0 upfront booking

Backloading is a cheaper way of transporting furniture or items around Australia. It involves placing your items or furniture on a truck that already has a primary load booked either by utilising the excess space in the truck, or putting it in the truck on its return journey.

Backloaders servicing from Brisbane to Sydney cost $102.77 per cubic meter on average. The average job price is $1,264.11 and the average space per job is 12.30 cubic meters. The total distance that needs to be travelled is 914.35km.

$102.77 / m3

Average price per cubic meter

$1,264.11

Average job price

12.30m3

Average space per job
Muval brand mark People on the move
Courtney booked a removalist for $986.00 in Ashgrove

Find removalists travelling interstate from Brisbane or any other major city

Estimate how much space you need

The cost of your Brisbane to Sydney interstate removalists depends on how much space your items take up in the truck or container.
Get a ballpark idea below:

How much space does your move need?
A few items of furniture
A moderate amount of furniture
A lot of furniture
35m3
Estimated space needed

How does Muval work?

Here's how muval helps you to find quality removalists from Brisbane to Sydney in a few easy steps:

Phone connected to a truck via a line illustration

1. Tell us what you're moving

Our platform automatically calculates the space required for your items.

Scene showing boxes and a dog poking it's head out of a box
Showing inside a truck to see available space via X-ray vision illustration

2. Find your match

We'll find available trucks at great prices with space when you need it. You can filter by dates, price, rating and more to find the best company to suit your move.

Screenshot of showing how you can choose a date for your removal truck on Muval
Illustration of thumbs up

3. Compare quotes and book instantly

There’s no waiting for removalists to come back with quotes. No hidden surprises, all pricing is up front. You’ll get up to 10 quotes instantly online that you can compare reviews & request to book in one spot.

Screenshot showing Muval removal company search results

Why use us?

The benefits speak for themselves.

Old way

Muval Logo

Instant pricing

Our platform automatically calculates and prices your move from a range of quality removal companies without you needing to call around and speak to pushy sales people.

Insurance options

We offer comprehensive insurance cover as an additional extra to your move.
Find out more here.

Secure online payment

Pay your booking deposit securely through our encrypted online payments form.

Satisfaction guaranteed

If you’re not satisfied with the company you are matched with after you pay your deposit, we’ll refund you within 2 days.

Move managers

Our team of move managers are available to help you and answer your questions at any point during your move.

Packing, unpacking and more

For customers looking for a full-service experience. Muval provides access to book pre-pack and unpacking services, packing materials, and even an exit and entry clean on your premesis.

Muval illustration of handshake

Removal companies

We work with a range of quality removalists to ensure exceptional service and care is given when moving your items.
Here’s a sample of what people say about the removal companies we work with.

  • 4.48 (489 reviews)
    Fragile Removals is one of Australia’s leading moving companies, offering reliable and affordable services to residents across the nation.
  • The Duell family have a long-standing background in delivery, with Allan Duell’s great grandfather delivering goods with a horse and wagon.
  • 4.73 (79 reviews)
    Premium removal services - Careful, Reliable, Punctual, Transparent. As seen on Channel 9 & SBS.
  • Our trained very experienced team of removalists will wrap and pack your belongings like it was their own
  • We understand the importance of reliable services to safely transport items of all sizes and descriptions to its destination.
  • 4.60 (270 reviews)
    Ready Movers is a family owned and operated business specialising in all forms of Furniture Relocations locally and interstate!

Frequently asked questions

If you have booked the shared truck option, then yes. If you have booked a premium option, then you will not be sharing the truck. 

Preferably No, It is better to use a fitted sheet on each side of your mattresses to enclose. 

To see the pricing, you will need to click on the link in your email. This will take you to our website where you can see your options.

Yes, all of our prices are GST inclusive.

The packing service is not included in our standard pricing. Please check with our support team to get a quotation.

A cubic metre is 1m x 1m x 1m. A full-sized container size is 38m3. 

Truck sizes vary from 20m3 to 70m3 and sometimes 100m3.

Yes. This varies depends on which company you are using. Usually, the minimum charge is around $300-$500 dependant on the origin and destination.

If you have the original TV box, please use it. You can also purchase TV storage/removal boxes from storage centres. If you don’t have a box and can’t source one, the removalist will use heavy-duty blankets to protect the TV.

Yes, absolutely. Please mention this at the time of booking, as it may make a difference to the provider we match you with. 

Some companies will have storage at the destination and some at the pickup. Some even include complimentary storage!

Muval heart illustration

Don't take our word for it

4.7 (63) Rating from Google reviews

Natasha Gallahar

Muval customer on google.com.au 5 gold stars for removalist services

Fantastic service, always go above and beyond and more than happy to answer questions. I’ll never use another company as I know 100% I get the best price and best service with Muval.

I highly recommend for anybody looking at moving interstate to contact these guys, I’ve used them twice.

Our top tips and tricks for moving

Read our best tips and tricks on everything from saving money on removalists to finding someone to service your car near your new home.

How to Move a Fridge Interstate
Your fridge is usually the largest appliance that gives you a hard time to move interstate. It is natural to think of buying a new one to do away with transporting and to grab the opportunity in upgrading for your new home. But, before you hit that “Buy Now” button, consider the costing of the new appliance versus moving your still functional and dear fridge interstate.
6 Ways to refresh your bookshelf when moving house
One of the benefits of moving house in my opinion is the fresh start you can get on a few home organisational tasks. The bookshelf being one of them. Here are some of top tips for keeping your bookshelf not only visually appealing but practical as well. 
All the unexpected and hidden costs when moving
Moving home is a life event. It’s something worth celebrating but is also a very an expensive and stressful endeavor. Whether it’s a local or an Interstate move, you have to expect the unexpected and hidden costs of moving home.