Whether you’re moving to a new home just ten minutes away, or to a new city, or even a much longer distance, Zen Moving works with you according to your individual needs.

Our Upfront Rates

Scheduled Service DateNumber of Moving TechniciansSmall Truck Size RateMedium Truck Size RateLarge Truck Size Rate
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.

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

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

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.

Flat Rate Zones

The flat rate covers the truck rental, 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

Other Moving Services

Moving Specialty Items

Packing & Organizing in Advance of Your Move

Packing & Moving Supplies