How much does it cost to ship a dog by air?
The cost to ship a dog depends on the distance and needs of the dog. The average cost to ship a dog within 300 miles is $120 to $250. For longer distance shipments, the average cost is $270 to $500. Check out our cost-to-ship index, for more specific details on dog shipments completed through the uShip marketplace.
How do you ship a dog by air?
Shipping Dogs by Air
- Start planning early to learn about country import rules, vaccine requirements and anything else that will affect your pet’s plans.
- Measure your dog, choose an airline-approved travel crate, and start crate-training right away.
- Book your dog’s flight on a pet friendly airline.
Can I send my pet on a plane?
Some airlines allow passengers to carry their pets in the cabin of a plane if your pet is capable of fitting in an airline-compliant pet carrier under the seat in front of you. If your pet is a very large animal or something other than a cat or dog or is traveling alone, it will travel as manifest air cargo.
How do I ship my pet to another state?
Air is the safest way to ship your dog. When shipping your dog from one state to another, the best way to do it is by air. While it may be a bit stressful for you, the airlines ship pets every day, with very few problems. If you’re traveling, too, your dog can even go on the same flight.