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Dependable Palo Alto Moving Company

Palo Alto, located in Santa Clara County about 38 miles south of San Francisco, is one of the Bay Area’s most beautiful cities. Home to 67,000 people with a median household income of $157,000, this affluent community is one of the principal cities of Silicon Valley. Palo Alto is known for Stanford University, excellent private schools, a thriving tech industry, and its reputation as one of the most expensive cities in the U.S. It’s also one of America’s most educated cities with 80% of residents having at least a bachelor’s degree. If you’re planning to relocate within this amazing city or you’re leaving the area, trusted movers in Palo Alto can make the experience easier and faster than you dreamed possible.

Stress, worry, and backaches are not inevitabilities of moving. With a professional Palo Alto moving company, you can skip all the hassles of moving day, sit back, and relax. Rest easy knowing your belongings will be packed, loaded, transported, and unloaded with care by trained professionals. You don’t need to recruit friends to help, spend an entire day lifting heavy boxes, or tackle logistical nightmares.

Best Palo Alto Moving Companies

With experienced Palo Alto movers on your side, moving can be an exciting experience, not something to dread. How can a moving company in Palo Alto help you? By handling as much or as little as you want to save you time, energy, stress, and hassle. Movers can tackle all of the packing (or just select items!) with the right materials and technique to safeguard them from A to B. They’ll load and unload everything so you can avoid the next-day back pain. You can even have your belongings unpacked for a simple, easy move-in.

How much do moving companies in Palo Alto cost? Not as much as you may think! There are different rate quotes for a long-distance move but an hourly rate and a minimum number of hours is more common for local movers. There are many factors considered to give you an accurate estimate such as the distance, number of movers, household size, moving dates, accessibility of your home, and service level.

What should you look for in a trustworthy Palo Alto moving company? To ensure you hire Palo Alto movers you can trust, start by looking for a licensed, insured moving company. Next, check moving company reviews online to see what past customers have to say. You shouldn’t be afraid to ask questions:

  • What is your claims rate?
  • What is your safety rating?
  • How many moves do you complete every year?
  • How many years have you been in business?
  • Are your movers uniformed, background checked, and trained?

AMS Relocation is an agent for Bekins Van Lines with over 60 years of experience. Our family-owned Palo Alto moving company has served the Bay Area since 1949 and remains committed to providing the excellent customer service that earned us Certified ProMover status. We have an ultra-low claims rate and look forward to exceeding your expectations.

Palo Alto, CA Moving Services

AMS Relocation is a full-service Palo Alto moving company that’s here to make your relocation as easy as possible. From labor-only movers, to help with the manual labor, to full-service moving solutions so you don’t need to lift a finger, we make it easy to customize the services you receive.

Palo Alto, CA Local Movers

Local moves can sometimes be the most stressful and hectic. Relax and save time and energy on moving day with our trusted local movers in Palo Alto, CA. From apartment moves and household moves to assisted living and senior moves, we do it all.

Palo Alto, CA Long-Distance Movers

Leaving the Bay Area? Trust AMS Relocation, one of the top-rated long-distance moving companies in Palo Alto, for a seamless relocation. We’ll help with every step of moving, from packing and a full inventory to transportation, loading, and unloading.

Palo Alto, CA Commercial Movers

Any type of commercial move is delicate and requires proper planning and precision. We’re one of the top commercial moving companies in Palo Alto for a reason. We’ll minimize business interruption with tailored solutions.

Palo Alto, CA Storage

AMS Relocation offers affordable storage near Palo Alto for commercial and residential customers. We’ll move your belongings into our warehouse as part of your relocation and deliver everything when you’re ready!

Palo Alto, CA Packing Services

Not looking forward to weeks of careful packing and worry that something will be broken in transit? Our Palo Alto packers and movers are here to help! Whether you want your entire home packed or just antiques and fragile items, we’ll take care of it.

Ready for a stress-free moving day? Get the help you need with AMS Relocation. Call our Palo Alto movers at 650-000-0000 to request a free moving estimate or fill out the Request a Quote form.

AMS Relocation Reviews

  • 5 star ratingI moved from the SF Bay area to the Philadelphia area and had a great experience with Bekins. Covid measures were followed and everyone was professional and courteous.

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    Lydia B.
    3 months ago

    AMS Bekins helped me with my move last week - from San Mateo to San Leandro. There to help were Mateo, Javier, and Sergio - they were all wonderful to work with! Starting with my first call in to them... read more

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    Genevieve S.
    5 months ago

    I’m person friends with the owner and Cameron Eversole. Aside from that I’ve always experienced quality service and professionalism and would highly recommend their company for anyone needing a moving company for a short or long move.Kevin WeinbergKMW Construction & Consulting

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    Kevin W.
    5 months ago

    I have been using and referring AMS Bekins for over a year. Cameron is your guy for everything moving. He has helped my clients move out of state, in state, packed/unpacked making what could be a very... read more

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    Kelly S.
    5 months ago
  • I haven’t moved in 35 years. By car the trip took us 10 hours so not sure exactly how long it took for the truck to get there. They arrived on time to load truck. Everything showed up at our... read more

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    John L.
    5 months ago

    Used this business for an interstate move, whole house. Planning and estimating during the COVID pandemic was excellent and easy, packing was professional and friendly and so hard working, and our house showed up when expected and in perfect shape.... read more

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    Thomas M.
    5 months ago

    The team at AMS Bekins were super with our out of state move. They provided world-class customer service from start to finish and are reasonably priced. I highly recommend this team.

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    Thelma P.
    5 months ago

    I have been working with AMS Bekins for over 15 years not only for most of my client moves, but all of my personal packing and personal moves (3 times!). They were timely, responsive and had amazing customer service.... read more

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    Alan C.
    5 months ago
  • My parents have moved with AMS Bekins four times over the last 25 years, and I have personally moved with AMS Bekins three times now. Each time the company has been profession, thorough, and very respectful.You have a LOT of... read more

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    Justin B.
    5 months ago

    We used AMS Bekins for our house move to the Marin area.I was very very happy with the service they provided. Their team were professional, on time and very thorough. The move came in two parts, with things being... read more

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    Jonathan B.
    5 months ago

    I frequently use AMS Bekins professionally for receiving, inspecting, and delivering and have used them for a personal move as well. They are the best! So responsive, thoughtful, thorough and just all around nice people! I recommend them to everyone :).

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    Morgan R.
    5 months ago

    The team was great. They were prompt, careful, and thorough. Everyone on the team was professional. This was my second move with Bekins (1 out-of-state and 1 across town) and I will definitely use them again if we move.

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    Jonathan D.
    5 months ago
  • Bekins was very professional and efficient. They provide a detailed estimate of all the inventory they will be moving so there will be no surprises on the day of the move. Scheduling was easy and they confirmed the... read more

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    Sarah S.
    5 months ago

    As an Interior Designer, I work regularly with AMS Bekins and consider them an extension of our team. Val and Craig are reliable, responsive, and proactive. They make our jobs easier and more enjoyable! The photos and details Craig provides... read more

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    Marcy K.
    5 months ago

    These guys are professional, organized, and genuinely good people who I love working with. They care so much about the work they do and they are masters at it. THE BEST!

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    Jaclyn C.
    5 months ago

    From start to finish the process of planning my family's move to the execution was spot on. They were professional throughout and took seriously the protocols surrounding the pandemic. Furthermore, they worked with us in advance to determine how to... read more

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    Jordan R.
    5 months ago
  • It's always a pleasure to refer clients to Jim Diskin and AMS Bekins. Over the years they have moved many of my clients and have always done a great job!

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    Alex K.
    5 months ago

    My husband and I used Bekins to move from CA to TX. They were great to work with from the very beginning and all throughout the move. Everyone I spoke with or emailed got back to me almost... read more

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    Susie K.
    5 months ago

    These guys are meticulous. From the minute we called them, until our move was completed (perfectly), they were patient, very responsive and easy to work with. They provided all the packing materials and made the whole thing so easy.... read more

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    Cari J.
    5 months ago

    I cannot recommend this company enough. They have done six moves for me. They moved my company three times and my house three times. Very professional and their pricing is very good. I cannot recommend them enough.

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    Elliot S.
    5 months ago
  • We used AMS Bekins for our house move to the Marin area.
    I was very very happy with the service they provided. Their team were professional, on time and very thorough. The move came in two parts, with things being...
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    Jonathan B.
    6 months ago

    I cannot say enough great things about AMS Bekins! I interviewed 5 companies before choosing AMS Bekins for two moves from the Bay Area to Santa Barbara. From the first moment I called them to schedule a walk... read more

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    Betsy E.
    6 months ago

    I was amazed at how quickly the packing and loading went in California! Pablo, the crew leader, was a strong leader, disconnecting my cable and providing good directions to taking apart a baby grand piano! I am so... read more

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    Dorothy M.
    6 months ago

    I have used AMS Bekins three times over the past year for when I have needed to move. They have been a great company to work with. They were very flexible to my needs and my requests for specific moving... read more

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    Lauren C.
    6 months ago
  • I had a cross country move from an apartment in SF to an apartment in North Carolina. I got quotes from different moving agencies and decided to go with AMS Bekins - as all the prices were about the... read more

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    Kristina P.
    6 months ago

    5 star ratingI had a cross country move from an apartment in SF to an apartment in North Carolina. I got quotes from different moving agencies and decided to go with AMS Bekins - as all the prices were about the... read more

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    Kristina P.
    8 months ago

    5 star ratingWe recently moved our family of five 200 miles away, during a pandemic. We were a teensy stressed out. What was NOT stressful was anything that had to do with Bekins. They were on time, packed quickly and efficiently, showed... read more

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    sara l.
    1 year ago

    The whole Bekins team was a delight to work with. Not only were they a better deal than the smaller movers we looked at, but they were always on top of everything. At their office they went out... read more

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    Russel M.
    1 year ago
  • Bekins recently moved us from Palo Alto to Palm Springs, and we couldn't be happier. Affordable, reliable, and arrived with our furniture early.

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    Michael W.
    1 year ago

    5 star ratingI had a pleasant experience overall with AMS Bekins. I was referred to them by a previous moving company that I used about 6 years ago for a move from NY to SF. I needed to hire a mover for... read more

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    John M.
    1 year ago

    5 star ratingExcellent experience with Bekins. They were very professional and made the moving experience easy. Andres, Daniel, and Lupe helped us with the loading in Northern California and delivery in Southern California. Highly recommend.

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    N N.
    2 years ago

    5 star ratingBekins is the best professional mover ever!
    This was the best decision ever and was glad that I did not
    just go with the lowest bidder and it was well worth the extra fee.

    Boris was absolutely the best and my head...
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    Emily A.
    2 years ago
  • 4 star ratingI did a local move to a pod. Mateo nd his team were fantastic. Best packing I have seen and the care they took of my stuff was commendable. They are expensive. Also, the business doesn't align with the realities... read more

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    Shekar M.
    2 years ago

    5 star ratingIt was a good decision for me to choose Bekins for our big move. Cameron Eversole of Bekins was the first rep we met for quotes and we didn't need second company for quotes any more because we could appreciate... read more

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    Jin L.
    2 years ago

    5 star ratingI am writing this review because I want to give others who are interested in moving companies an opportunity to read what an excellent experience I had with Bekins.I interviewed different moving companies. The initial contact with the company was... read more

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    Christine Z.
    2 years ago

    5 star ratingI was very satisfied with my experience. The estimator was very professional and I liked the way they inventoried all our items that were being moved by them.
    The day of the move six men arrived right on time....
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    Paul R.
    2 years ago
  • 5 star ratingI had a great experience with Bekins with Boris as my main mover. He was always on time, professional, and packed everything quickly but with care. Nothing was broken on a move across multiple states and even thought the movers... read more

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    Donna H.
    2 years ago

    5 star ratingWe can only rave about our move with Boris and AMS Bekins movers. From the estimate through the office staff to the driver loading and unloading - each person was a professional. They had good advice for us and honest... read more

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    Sally F.
    2 years ago

    5 star ratingWe were so pleased with Bekins AMS Relocation! From Bill Evans, who did the initial estimate to the packing with Boris and his crew, who were so hard working and efficient to the loaders and driver, we were very... read more

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    Rob S.
    3 years ago

    4 star ratingI recently moved from San Jose to the Clovis area. When the representative came to my home to give me an estimate he was very professional and went over all the details with me. Bekins was able to... read more

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    Lew O.
    3 years ago
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Demographic Info for Palo Alto, CA
67,019
Population
41.9 years
Median Age
$2,000,000
Median Home Value
$157,120
Median Household Income
22.6 mins
Average Commute
55.1%
Own vs. Rent
Schools in Palo Alto, CA
1286 Runnymede St.
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Type: Elementary School
2450 Ralmar St.
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Type: Middle School
2695 Fordham St.
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Type: Elementary School
705 Alester Ave.
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Type: Elementary School
1050 Myrtle St.
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Type: High School
1041 Myrtle St
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Type: Private School
Places to Eat in Palo Alto, CA
Ramen Nagi
Ramen Nagi
541 Bryant St
Palo Alto, CA 94301
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Philz Coffee
Philz Coffee
3191 Middlefield Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94303
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Evvia Estiatorio
Evvia Estiatorio
420 Emerson St
Palo Alto, CA 94301
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Back A Yard Caribbean American Grill
Back A Yard Caribbean American Grill
1189 Willow Rd
Menlo Park, CA 94025
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Zareen's
Zareen
365 S California Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94306
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Oren's Hummus
Oren
261 University Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94301
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Things to Do in Palo Alto, CA
Baylands Nature Preserve
Palo Alto, CA 94303, United States
4.7 
Palo Alto Art Center
1313 Newell Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94303, United States
4.7 
Elizabeth F. Gamble Garden
1431 Waverley St, Palo Alto, CA 94301, United States
4.7 
Rinconada Park
777 Embarcadero Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94303, United States
4.6 
Lucy Evans Baylands Nature Interpretive Center
2775 Embarcadero Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94303, United States
4.7