Looking for a Reputable Moving Company in Burnaby, BC? Zen Moving makes it easy.
“I have dealt with the owners of Zen Moving for the past several years. I would describe them as honest, sincere, and hard working people. It's my pleasure to recommend them to friends and family.” Michael – West Vancouver, BC

How Can We Guarantee a Great Experience?

Transparent Estimating & Upfront Rates

There will never be any surprises or hidden charges; our pricing and rates are completely transparent. You will be informed of all costs upfront before an agreement is reached.

Punctuality Guarantee

If our Moving Technicians arrive more than 30 minutes after the scheduled arrival time, you'll automatically receive 5% off the total cost of your move.

Efficiency Through Technology

We work honestly, quickly, and efficiently. We use mobile GPS technology to automatically calculate the fastest route from your move-out to your move-in location.

Clean & Secure Trucks

Your possessions will be carefully loaded into one of our clean & mechanically sound trucks by qualified Moving Technicians who are trained in keeping your belongings protected and secure.

Trained Professionals

All of our trusted Moving Technicians have undergone a rigorous hiring process and have been trained internally at 'Zen Moving University'. They will show up uniformed with a smile on their face.

Bulletproof Insurance Coverage

We are in good standing with Worksafe BC and we are also insured privately for $1,000,000 liability and $150,000 for our cargo. We protect our customers, their belongings, and our employees.

Free No Obligation Estimate

It's fast and easy. Call (604) 265-5745 or complete the form below and we'll get back to you within 24 hours!

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“It was a difficult task to find a trustworthy moving company. Luckily the owners of Zen Moving are just that plus more; caring, respectful, and detail oriented. No hesitation in recommending them!” Rebecca – White Rock, BC
“I've had poor experiences with other moving companies in the past and it's GREAT to FINALLY find a moving company that is honest and reliable!” Brock – Burnaby, BC
“In my experience of knowing the owners of Zen Moving, they have always treated me kindly, have been incredibly thoughtful, and good people who I can rely on to trust with my moving needs.” Elaine – Vancouver, BC
“I have dealt with the owners of Zen Moving for the past several years. I would describe them as honest, sincere, and hard working people. It's my pleasure to recommend them to friends and family.” Michael – West Vancouver, BC
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Burnaby Moving Company

Moving can be a very stressful time in our lives; Zen Moving will ease your worries and provide a stress-free experience with our trained Moving Technicians executing the task swiftly, smoothly, and honestly.

Our Upfront Rates


Rate Table

Scheduled Service DateNumber of Moving TechniciansSmall Truck Size RateMedium Truck Size RateLarge Truck Size Rate
Mid-month2$89$94$99
Mid-month3$114$119$124
End of month2$99$104$109
End of month3$124$129$134

  • A mid-month booking constitutes a booking scheduled between the 3rd and the 26th of the month.
  • An end of the month booking constitutes a booking scheduled between the 27th and the 2nd day of the following month.
  • The hourly rate includes the specified number of Moving Technicians, the truck rental, and fuel costs from the move-out to the move-in location.
  • The number of Moving Technicians required is based on whether there are any specialty heavy items, thereafter on the home size, how many others will be assisting with the move on the day of, whether there are special accessibility circumstances such as a stairway/elevator, and/or other large pieces of furniture, as well as how quickly you’ll want the move to proceed.
  • GST is applicable to the final total amount.
  • A 3-hour minimum booking time charge is required no matter the move duration time.
  • A $100 deposit via credit card is required in advance to secure your booking, with the remaining balance payable upon completion of the move.

Flat Rate Zones

The flat rate covers the fuel costs, and offsets our costs in paying our employees to and from the move locations.

Flat Rate ZonesCities IncludedFlat Rate Charge  
Zone 1Vancouver, Burnaby, Richmond, Delta, New Westminster, Surrey, White Rock 1 hour
Zone 2West Vancouver, North Vancouver, Port Moody, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Pitt Meadows, Maple Ridge, Langley1.5 hours
Zone 3Squamish, Abbotsford, Mission2 hours
Zone 4Provincial, National, Continental, and Overseas Moving Options AvailableCustom Quote Required

Recommended Truck Size

The below table provides a general guideline for what we experience as adequate truck sizes based on the average home size.

Truck SizeHome Sizes Accommodated   
Small - 1 Ton - 16 Foot BoxStudio & 1 Bedroom
Medium - 3 Ton - 18 Foot Box2 Bedroom or 1 Bedroom + Den
Large - 5 Ton - 26 Foot Box3+ Bedroom

Average Move Time Guideline

Each move is unique, although the below table provides a general guideline for what we experience as average move times.

Home SizeAverage Move Time
Studio3-4 hours
One Bedroom3-6 hours
Two Bedroom5-8 hours
Three Bedroom7-10 hours

The factors that affect move time include, but are not limited to:

  • The overall amount of furniture and boxes to be loaded into the truck and the number of movers you select to assist with your move.
  • Whether you have selected us to pack your belongings, or whether you have pre-packaged these yourself.
  • The requirements for disassembling and assembling furniture and the amount of furniture required to be wrapped.
  • The distance and factors from the home to the moving truck, which may include hallways, an elevator (which vary in size), stairs, and walkways.
  • If any special items need to be moved, which may include, but are not limited to: a piano, a freezer, or a concrete base filing cabinet.

Packing & Organizing Services

We can also provide Packing & Organizing Technicians to come and assist you with preparing for your move, which can be more cost effective than utilizing packing services on the day of your actual move.

Number of Packers & OrganizersMid-Month Hourly RateEnd of Month Hourly Rate
1 Technician$29$34
2 Technicians$54$59
3 Technicians$79$84

  • A mid-month booking constitutes a booking scheduled between the 8th and the 24th of the month.
  • An end of the month booking constitutes a booking scheduled between the 25th to the 7th day of the following month.
  • If you also order Packing & Moving Supplies from us, our Packing Technicians can bring these supplies with them for no delivery charge.
  • In order to provide our Packing Technicians with a complete part time shift, a minimum of 3 hours is required + flat rate.

Moving Packages

As a convenience to our customers, we provide Packing & Moving Supplies at near cost from our supplier.

 Studio Package1 Bedroom Package2 Bedroom PackageSmall House PackageMedium House PackageLarge House Package
Total Boxes2030406075100
1.25 cubic foot book box555101015
1.75 cubic foot small box5515152025
2 cubic foot medium box51010152525
4 cubic foot large box51010151525
6 cubic foot large box0005510
Packing paper10 lbs10 lbs10 lbs25 lbs25 lbs25 lbs
Rolls of tape223346
Package Price$75.00$85.00$100.00$150.00$185.00$225.00

Individual Packing Supplies

ItemCostDescriptionStudio - 2 Bedroom Apartment
Average Supplies Needed
Small - Large House
Average Supplies Needed
1.25 cubic foot book box$1.95Books, small fragile display ornaments.5 boxes10 - 15 boxes
1.75 cubic foot small box$2.25Dishes, books, cans, glasses, small kitchen items.5 - 15 boxes15 - 25 boxes
2 cubic foot medium box$2.70Medium kitchen items, cans, glasses.5 - 10 boxes15 - 25 boxes
4 cubic foot large box$3.50Clothes, pots, pans, and other items.5 - 10 boxes15 - 25 boxes
6 cubic foot large box$5.10Larger items such as pillows, blankets, bedsheets, computer hardware.0 - 5 boxes5 - 10 boxes
Wardrobe box with bar$15.25Hanging clothes, usually for jackets and outer garments.3 - 6 boxes6 - 9 boxes
Roll of tape$2.50For securely sealing boxes.2 - 3 rolls3 - 6 rolls
Packing paper 10lbs / 25lbs$16.00 / $33.65Packing dishes and breakables.10 lbs25 lbs
Shrink wrap$19.99Protects furniture such as tables, upholstered seating, dressers.1 roll2 rolls
Twin mattress bag$5.99For protecting twin sized mattresses.As needed.As needed.
Queen mattress bag$6.99For protecting queen & double bed sized mattresses.As needed.As needed.
King mattress bag$8.99For protecting king sized mattresses.As needed.As needed.

Delivery Options

We deliver anywhere in Metro Vancouver Zone 1 for no charge and elsewhere for a small flat fee. If advanced Packing Services are needed we can also deliver your Moving Supplies at no charge.

Order VolumeZone 1Zone 2Zone 3Zone 4
Over $100Free$29$54Custom
Under $100$29$54$79Custom
If purchased & delivered with packing servicesFreeFreeFreeCustom

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