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Backloading Melbourne to Darwin

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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 Melbourne to Darwin cost $256.08 per cubic meter on average. The average job price is $2,586.40 and the average space per job is 10.10 cubic meters. The total distance that needs to be travelled is 3,741.48km.

$256.08 / m3

Average price per cubic meter

$2,586.40

Average job price

10.10m3

Average space per job
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Find removalists travelling interstate from Melbourne or any other major city

Estimate how much space you need

The cost of your Melbourne to Darwin 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 Melbourne to Darwin in a few easy steps:

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1. Tell us what you're moving

Our platform automatically calculates the space required for your items.

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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.

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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.

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Why use us?

The benefits speak for themselves.

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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.

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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.

  • Interstate Removals OzWide offers competitive, attractive and reliable options for your move, whether across the country, state or street!
  • We provide the experience, professionalism and service you require to move house. We treat your belongings with care and deliver on time.
  • 4.80 (25 reviews)
    At Harrington Removals, we have the ability to pick up the customers furniture on set days of the week, with set delivery dates.
  • 3.39 (128 reviews)
    At RHAM Transport we provide a caring and reliable removal service with professional attention to suit individual needs. Family owned.
  • 4.85 (212 reviews)
    We are young, highly motivated, smart and reliable company with "can do" attitude. Find out how stress-free is to move with Delivery Kings.

Frequently asked questions

We only work with experienced and reputable moving companies and its in their best interests to pack accurately in the trucks for two main reasons:

  1. It maximizes the space available.
  2. A tight well-loaded vehicle ensures less movement and motion on the road/rail. 

It is preferred if you or your representative to be present at the pickup and drop off.

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

When quoting on your job, we provide the name and reviews of the company that matches your inquiry. Although we vet every company on our system, we encourage you to do your own due dilligence on the company you choose.

Dismantling and assembling the furniture are not included in our standard pricing but can easily be added to your moving service, just ask.

If you change your list of items or space required a week before your move, we can usually adjust the price accordingly. In some circumstances this won’t be possible depending on the booking volume and amount of change and notice provided.

Generally, it is around four porta-robes or 6 standard cartons for a wardrobe.

Yes, it can, as long as you notify us before booking your move.

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

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Don't take our word for it

4.7 (76) 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.

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