Quick Answer: How Much Does It Cost To Ship A Dog On A Plane?

Example Estimate: Flying one small dog (like a Chihuahua) domestically via cargo with a pet-friendly airline, will likely cost between $275 USD to $300 USD.

Larger dogs’ airfreight (like a Great Dane) can go up to around $1000 USD for a domestic move, especially if you have a custom kennel.

How much does it cost to ship a 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 much does it cost to fly a dog on a plane?

A dog doesn’t need an airline ticket, per se; the dog won’t be assigned its own seat. But for passengers who want to travel with their pets, airlines do charge pet fees. The fee is separate from your own ticket. Expect to pay anywhere from $100 to $200 each way.

How much does it cost to ship a dog on American Airlines?

Within and between the United States and Canada, Mexico, Central and South America and the Caribbean, the fees for transporting pets are $200 per carrier.

Can you ship a dog on a plane?

Depending on the animals’ breed, size and requirements, they can travel as a carry-on, be checked or transported with American Airlines Cargo. With the exception of a few breed restrictions, you can only travel with cats and dogs.

Can you ship a dog through FedEx?

There are specific regulations to shipping live animals through UPS or FedEx. Contact UPS or Fed Ex to ensure that you will be allowed to ship the animal you want. FedEx will only ship animals that are pre-arranged through its live animal service desk. The phone number to call is 1-800-405-9052.

How long does it take to ship a dog?

We generally need one to six weeks notice (depending upon the nature and destination country of your move) to arrange your pet′s travel. Pets are usually picked up the day before the trip and brought to the vet for their required examination and paperwork. We handle full door to door transport.