About Federal Motorcycle Transport

Federal Motorcycle Transport is a division of Federal Companies, a leader in the transportation and distribution industry in America since 1913.  Headquartered in East Peoria, Illinois, we also have locations in several other cities in the mid-west region.

Federal Companies
200 National Street
East Peoria, IL 61611
Toll Free: (309) 550-7543  

Our department is an agent of Specialized Transportation Incorporated.

We transport more than 5,000 motorcycles each and every year through our dedicated Federal Motorcycle Transport Division. We have been shipping motorcycles for 30 years. With leading motorcycle groups such as HOG and AMA choosing Federal Companies as their exclusive motorcycle shipping company in the U.S. Federal Motorcycle Transport provides transportation of motorcycles to customers who are vacationing, buying, selling, relocating, and more.

(From left to right…Judy, Mary, Vickie, Tessa, Jennifer)

Our team knows how much your motorcycle means to you, and that’s why we take great pride in moving your motorcycle in the safest and most efficient way possible. Our exclusive method for securing motorcycles and small ATVs on specially designed pallets provide protection for your motorcycle. We eliminate the need for costly crating and pass the savings on to you!

Our Clients' Feedback

  • They were recommended by my Ducati dealership. I am glad I chose them. Flawless delivery for my motorcycle. Communication was easy. They answered all my calls and provided frequent updates during the transport. Bike arrived a day early from the projected date. Highly recommend. I will use them for my... read more

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    Marc A.
    6 months ago

    You guys are AWESOME!! You guys are AWESOME!!! Andy and his team ensured super fast turn around, I can't thank you enough for the professional service and worry free delivery! Don't look anywhere else, go with these guys!!!

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    Troy Gramentz
    6 months ago

    I have shipped my motorcycles with Federal for years. It the people who make the company. Judy and Mary are incredibly detailed and service oriented. Nothing is overlooked. They always work to get me the best price. It’s always nice to call a business and be recognized and remembered. Relationship... read more

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    Evan F.
    6 months ago
  • Got two bikes shipped from Michigan to Florida. I'd definitely use Federal Motorcycle Transport again. Everything was transparent in that we were able to track the bikes the entire time. The agent I dealt with was quick with responses and made sure to give me all the info I needed... read more

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    angela c.
    6 months ago

    20 years of great rides We started shipping our bikes with Federal and Jennifer in 2000. We have had nothing but fantastic service and outstanding experience dealing with them. Jennifer has all the answers and always makes sure are bikes arrive on time and are ready to ride. We wouldn't trust anyone... read more

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    Mike Cichetti
    7 months ago

    Simply put Jennifer and staff have been… Simply put Jennifer and staff have been moving my bikes all over the country for 15 years. This is a service you can TRUST.Bobby N

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    Bobby
    7 months ago
  • This was my first time shipping a bike This was my first time shipping a bike. I shipped from the DC area to San Diego for a trip to Baja and then back from San Diego to DC. It was easy to set up the transport. The folks on the phone were easy to deal... read more

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    Tom
    7 months ago

    I have used FunTransport for 5 years I have used FunTransport for 5 years. My motorcycle arrives at its destination on time and without any damage whatsoever. I have used other transport companies and while they might be cheaper, the delivery took three times as long and my motorcycles sustained damage. If you want peace of mind... read more

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    Eddie
    7 months ago

    It is Great when things work EXACTLY as expected! This was my first experience ever shipping a motorcycle or any vehicle for that matter. The process was real great from start to finish. The representative I spoke to initially (Mary) was excellent and very knowledgable and confidence instillingAll my questions and concerns were addressedBike was picked up... read more

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    gsinnc
    7 months ago
  • Stress eliminator I was thoroughly pleased with the service. Crew arrived early on pick up day, used great care loading the bike. 1 week later (as promised) I was called by the delivery crew & bike was deliveredto a parking lot 200 yds from my house (main road, lots of traffic). Again,... read more

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    John Palmer
    7 months ago

    I WILL HIRE THIS COMPANY TO MOVE ANY OF… I WILL HIRE THIS COMPANY TO MOVE ANY OF MY MOTORCYCLES AGAIN, VERY PROFESSIONAL FROM START TO FINISH. THE EMPLOYEES TREATED THE MOTORCYCLE AS IF IT WAS THEIR OWN.THANKS AGAIN

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    Joe
    8 months ago

    I bought a Ducati at auction and Federal was there to help get my new bike home safe. I didn't expect to see it for weeks but it was delivered well before promised. The driver was great, called the day before and was right on time. Bike... read more

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    Mark G.
    8 months ago
  • Always a pleasure utilizing Federal for moving my motorcycle. Professional and reliable every time. They have helped launch me on world wide trips, and they get it done.

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    Darryl M.
    8 months ago

    So impressed! So impressed! I have been utilizing the Federal Companies (FunTransport) to ship motorcycles between Maryland & Las Vegas since 2007 - probably 7-8 times total. Never had any issues. The customer service is always outstanding at every turn.

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    Jim
    9 months ago

    BMW Motorcycle from NC to South Sound Motorcycles, Fife, WA I spoke with Judy Gordon on December 23rd and made arrangements for Federal Company to pick up my BMW motorcycle in NC and ship it to the dealership in Fife, Washington. My bike will be loaded into a container on February 23rd so Judy told me it would arrive... read more

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    Michael Callahan
    9 months ago
  • I’ve used Federal twice now and have… I’ve used Federal twice now and have been very satisfied. Excellent customer service and transportation.

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    David
    10 months ago

    Efficient professionals that knew what they were doing Efficient professionals that knew what they were doing. They delivered on schedule for pick up and drop off. Communications were good. I will certainly consider using them again.

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    John
    10 months ago

    Outstanding Excellent communication.Very prompt service.No damage whatsoever.Courteous on the phone and in person.

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    Mark
    10 months ago
  • From placing the order From placing the order, to picking up the bike, to the timed delivery, a truly outstanding experience. I would not hesitate a moment to use their setvices in the future.

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    Dave
    10 months ago

    100% recommended for shipments going to Hawaii I was waiting to write my review until my motorcycle arrived, and I gotta say, I'm thoroughly impressed. I was planning to ship my motorcycle from Virginia to Hawaii and I was nervous about this task and how difficult it had the potential to be. After researching a few different... read more

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    Ken
    11 months ago

    Excellent Shipper The service was very professional from the driver who picked my motorcycle up to the warehouse guy that delivered my bike to me. Will definitely use your service again.

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    Michael
    1 year ago
  • Scheduling was very easy Scheduling was very easy, the price was the best I found, and the motorcycle was delivered without a scratch. The only issue was the original pickup date had to change to the next day since the driver didn't have the correct equipment to pick up the bike on the scheduled... read more

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    Rachel
    1 year ago

    the pallet this year was better than… the pallet this year was better than the past years (14) that I have used you. Don't know the reason the motorcycle was needed to be retied but it was and not a great job. More care needs to be taken by the staff. I have used... read more

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    Sonny
    1 year ago

    Great Service We have been dealing with Federal for 15 or more years. They are first rate. Jennifer is the absolute best, I would not deal with anyone else. We have have been shipping 6 or more more bikes across the country and have never been disappointed.

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    MIKE
    1 year ago
  • Needed to ship a bike from Houston to…very happy client Needed to ship a bike from Houston to Detroit,,, called Tessa... very nice human to deal with,,, handled everything... put my mind at ease,,, pick up was seamless and very professional driver tied my bike down correctly & smooth... bike arrived on location three days earlier than expected... in pristine... read more

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    Garlock Keith
    1 year ago

    Price competitive Price competitive. Excellent customer service. Tracking available. Bike arrived on time and in great condition! And since it went diagonally across the country from the Miami area all the way to north of Seattle, that's saying a lot!

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    Kristi Ingram
    1 year ago

    a Great experience my experience was great this time dealing with Federal. It was a pretty seamless experience as the bike was picked up at the sellers business in Florida and delivered to my residence a day earlier than expected. The delivery at my home was great as well as the... read more

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    DW
    1 year ago
  • Shipped motorcycle from Alaska to… Shipped motorcycle from Alaska to Virginia. Had to use 2 carriers but Fun Transport worked with me and at a reasonable price.Very happy with experience

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    AK to VA
    1 year ago

    We use Federal for transporting all of… We use Federal for transporting all of our motorcycles. something around 15-20 per year or more. we have never had an issue. we highly recommend them!Dave MeyersOwnerThe Vic Werks

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    Dave Meyers - The Vic Werks
    1 year ago

    Good experience with Federal. I have used Federal twice to ship a racing motorcycle from Ohio to California and back. It was a pleasure working with Judy who scheduled the shipping. Both times they were accommodating to my needs. The pick ups were on time and the drop offs as scheduled. My motorcycle suffered... read more

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    Martin
    1 year ago