Calgary Movers Rates

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How Much it Will Cost me to Hire a Moving Company?

Get the most affordable and transparent rate with Paramount Moving. No hidden fees, guaranteed! Check out our moving prices and price breakdowns below. If you still need more details or have any questions, do not hesitate to contact our customer service representative. We would be happy to assist you!

Calgary Movers Rates
Small Size Moves
Movers prices: SMALL SIZE rate from Paramount Moving
2 Moving Professionals
+ 1 Truck
$130 - $140

Per Hour

2 hours of labour (minimum)
15-minute increments
No Travel Time

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Standard Size Moves
(Recommended)
Movers prices: STANDARD SIZE rate from Paramount Moving
3 Moving Professionals
+ 1 Truck
$180 - $190

Per Hour

3 hours of labour (minimum)
15-minute increments
No Travel Time

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Big Size Moves
Movers prices: BIG SIZE rate from Paramount Moving
4 Moving Professionals
+ 1 Truck
$210 - $220

Per Hour

3 hours of labour (minimum)
15-minute increments
No Travel Time

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What services are included in the Moving Company Price

Calgary moving company rates includes:

  • Experienced and Professional Movers
  • Clean Moving Trucks (22′ and 26′)
  • Furniture and Fragile staff protection with moving blankets and shrink wrap
  • Load securement equipment to transport your belongings safely (straps, bungee cords, movers bands).
  • FREE Liability and Cargo Insurance
  • Complementary furniture disassemble and reassemble
  • Stairs (We do not charge any extra for stairs)
  • Customer Service Support

Moving Costs Break Down:

  • The minimum charge is 2 hours includes 2 hours of labour (service time) and NO TRAVEL TIME (for moves within the Greater Calgary area). After the initial 2 hours of labour, service time will be billed in 15-minute increments.
  • Do I need to pay taxes? Yes. 5% GST applies to the total amount of the move cost.
  • When do we start the clock? We start when the movers arrive at your location and we stop it once they are done moving you.
  • What if we are late? We will pay you $30 per hour if we are late.
  • I have a piano to move. An additional piano fee of $150 CAD will apply. A minimum of 3 moving professionals will be required to avoid personal injuries and damages to a client’s property.
  • Some of my belongings are extra heavy. Our local moving company considers items extra-heavy when they are exceeding 250lbs, such as treadmill, big safe, slate pool tables, air hockey table, gym equipment and etc. An additional $65 fixed fee will be applied to the job total amount.
Moving outside Calgary?

No problem! Just call one of our friendly moving specialists and they will provide you with a flat rate special (403) 618-5182

Moving to another city or province?


Yes, we are moving people to any city, town or province. Contact us today and we will provide you with a free quote (403) 618-5182

You can find the complete list of our moving services on the website.

FAQ
What is the average cost of movers in Calgary?

With Paramount Moving, Calgary movers rates are in the following ranges:

  • 2 bedroom house: $1000-1300
  • 3-bedroom house: $1400-1800
  • 4-bedroom: $2000-3000 
  • 5+ bedrooms: $3000+

If you have special concerns or needs, contact us.

How is the moving company price formed?

You can expect our moving company price per move to be based on the following guidelines:

  • Per hour basis: 2 hours minimum, after which we charge in 15-minute increments based on actual time spent for the move; 
  • a truck fee
  • an extra charge if over 200-lbs lifting is required (ex. piano, heavy exercise equipment, such as ellipticals and treadmills)

If you have special concerns or needs, contact us.

How can I find out moving company prices?

For more specific enquiries, contact our company and check our pricing section on our website.

Do movers rates change when ordering a move in the suburbs of Calgary?

There is no change in rates for the suburbs within the Greater Calgary area.
However, outside of the city limits, extra costs are charged for travel time, fuel, and mileage.
If you have special concerns or needs, contact us.

How much does it cost to hire movers in Alberta?

The cost of hiring movers in Alberta can vary depending on various factors, such as the distance of the move, the size of the home or office, the number of items being moved, and the level of service required.

The  average cost to hire movers in Alberta:

  • 1-bedroom apartment: $360-650
  • 2-bedroom apartment: $700-1000
  • 2 bedroom house: $1000-1300
  • 3-bedroom house: $1400-1800
  • 4-bedroom: $2000-3000 
  • 5+ bedrooms: $3000+

Some companies may also offer additional services, such as packing and unpacking, which can increase the overall cost. Additionally, when comparing quotes, it’s essential to factor in any additional fees, such as fuel charges or insurance.

What do most movers charge per hour?

In general, most moving companies charge an hourly rate that includes a certain number of movers and a moving truck.

The hourly rate typically ranges from

  • $130 to $150 per hour – for 2 moving professionals
  • $170-$190 per hour for 3 moving professionals
  • $200-$240 per hour for 4 moving professionals.

 

However, some companies may charge a higher hourly rate for larger moves or for additional services, such as packing and unpacking.

It’s important to note that the hourly rate is just one factor to consider when hiring movers. Other factors, such as the experience and reputation of the moving company, the level of insurance coverage, and the quality of customer service, should also be taken into account when making a decision.