Looking for a removal company in the city of Cardiff? With an average moving cost of £730, we've helped over 2,100 people move home and save money across the Welsh Capital City in the last year. We can connect you with up to 6 verified and reviewed removal companies in your local area, taking the stress out of moving home.
Whether you’re moving from or within leafy Pontcanna, multicultural Grangetown or a suburb outside of the city centre, we have a selection of high-quality removal companies covering Cardiff, each having undergone our strict verification process. Every removal company must agree to our code of practice and our new business team diligently checks third-party reviews. We also check company documentation, ensuring every company has both Goods in Transit and Public Liability insurance.
If you're moving within or from Cardiff, compare home removal companies with us to save up to 70% on your moving costs.
Unit 9A, Eastgate Business Park, Wentloog Avenue, Cardiff, CF3 2EY
We are a family-run business in Cardiff dedicated to providing a range of removal, storage, relocation and logistics solutions in the UK and Europe.
"Excellent movers. Easy from start to finish! "
141 Carlisle Street, Cardiff, CF24 2PD
We pride ourselves on the care and attention we pay to our clients by offering a professional and reliable service, whether for a house move or office move.
"Outstanding service from start to finish Julian and the team turned up on time on the Friday to pack our 2 houses as we were moving from 2 houses into 1 No fuss just worked very hard packing everything up into boxes and back early on the Saturday morning for the move which they did efficiently. The boys were very polite and went out of their way to make things easier, they took all the stress away for a very competitive price. Would highly recommend this company"
City House, Prospect Park, Queensway, SA5 4ED
City Moves are a trusted and reliable house removals company in Swansea, well situated to provide a professional removal service across South Wales and the South West.
"Thay were great arrived on time were very quick to get all things on the truck all done with a smile and put our things in the new house were we asked them to thay are five star. "
Unit 2 Links Industrial Estate, Popham Close, Feltham, TW13 6JE
Legend Removals is a specialist home removal company based in West London, providing comprehensive moving and storage services for movers across the capital and the UK.
Less Stress Removals
6 Darby Close, Swindon, SN2 2PN
Less Stress Removals is a professional and reliable removal company with over 10 years' experience in the industry. We offer a professional home removal service, packing service and storage service.
"Excellent service from an excellent company"
Unit 8c, Pooley Hall Farm, Pooley Lane, Polesworth, B78 1JA
Mercia Movers is a removal company based in Tamworth, using decades of removal industry experience to offer professional storage and house removals across the West Midlands and the UK.
"It was all good. The only thing which was surprising was to see the movers turn up with no masks on in this particular time. Unless they are expected to do so due to the nature of their work."
Get Removal and Business Ltd
Unit 2, Horizon Park Innovation Close, Poole, BH12 4QT
With offices in Ireland and Northern Ireland, we are Get Removal. We can offer a trusted and reliable home removal service along with a professional packing service to help make your move stress-free.
"Fantastic people ! Another company did not show up on collection !!!. This guys organise all within 3 hours ! Finally I save over A? 320 !!! Really excellent customer service. !!! And received really nice sweet gift :) THANKS !!!!"
Franklins Removals Ltd
Pyford Brook Cottage, Kings Bromley Road, Alrewas, DE13 7DD
Having been in the industry for around 30 years, Franklins Removals Ltd are a well-known, trusted removals company based in Walsall.
"By far the most competative quote given. Good communication from the office regarding cross-border paperwork requirements and all other aspects of the move. The team turned up exactly when they said they would. The guys were polite, courteous, took great care with our belongings and worked hard at both ends. I highly recommend using Franklin's."
Britannia Robbins, Queensway, Swansea, SA5 4DH
Britannia Robbins is one of the longest established storage and removal companies within South and West Wales. Providing a wide range of moving services, we are sure to be able to assist with your requirements, tailoring our plans to suit you and your requirements.
Red Lion Removals
3 Pendine Road, Cardiff, CF5 4BN
A family owned business, Red Lion Removals is a fully licensed and insured removal company based in Cardiff.
"I found Red Lion to be really helpful and careful. I have one comment that is the Red Lion rep visited my property to survey the items to be moved. They gave me a price to do the job based on this survey. On the day not all of the items fitted into the vans. I was charged an additional fee to move these. They did the job very well but surely it's not my fault that the items didn't fit after their expert surveyed the house?Under the pressure of moving day I felt like I was left with little choice."
UK Depot, 114 Filwood Park Ln, Bristol, BS4 1ET
Max Movers are a professional and friendly house removal company specialising in international removals. We offer our first-class removal service from all areas in the UK (outside of London) to a variety of international locations.
"Brilliant Service!! Really good communication !!"
16 Westonbirt Close, St. Mellons, Cardiff, CF3 0JJ
Based in Cardiff, Dymond Removals are a first-class house removal company offering our services across.
20 Ffordd Glas Y Dorlan, Llantwit Fardre, Pontypridd, CF38 2BZ
Advance Removals are a first-class family-run house removal company. We strive for customer satisfaction, so we go above and beyond to carry out a 5-star house move.
"They arrived on time, and were very effecient. Nothing was too much trouble, including disconnecting and reconnecting the washing machine. Would highly recommend them!"
Solaris Relocations Ltd
Alternative Investment Management Association, 167 Fleet Street, London, EC4A 2EA
Solaris Relocations Ltd are an international removals company based in London. We can transport you and your belongings internationally to locations such as the UAE, India, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Singapore.
BJZ Services Ltd
18 Pant Gwyn, Bridgend, CF31 5BA
BJZ Services Ltd is a residential removal company based in South Wales, covering the Cardiff and Swansea areas.
"Easy to arrange, professional and friendly. Went out of their way to make the move go smoothly for me. Excellent value for money, would use again! "
26 Wykeham Road, Sittingbourne, ME10 3NW
GEG Transport have over 7 years of experience in the house removals industry and are proud to offer our expert house removal service across, Bath, Bristol, Bournemouth, Dorchester, Exeter, Gloucester, Plymouth, Swindon, Salisbury, Taunton, Tourquay and many more areas of the UK.
395 Kinson Road, Bournemouth, BH10 5HF
Based in Bournemouth, NRS Trans offer our expert house removal service across London, St Albans, Birmingham, Coventry, Nottingham, Bath, Bournemouth, Cardiff, Leicester, Luton, Milton Keynes, Peterborough, Gloucester and many more locations across the UK.
Compare My Move's data revealed that the overall average cost of moving house in Cardiff is a fairly affordable £730. Keep in mind that this price will vary and to get an accurate quote, please fill in our comparison form. Your removal quote will depend on a range of other factors like the distance travelled the size of the property and the company you choose to use. Our data has revealed that the cheapest removal in Cardiff could be as low as £604, with the highest average being £856.
The average cost of moving a 3-bedroom house in Cardiff is £1,242. Despite the lower overall average for this city, this is actually slightly more expensive than the average for moving a 3-bedroom house in the whole of the UK. To help save more and stretch your budget further, don't forget to compare removal quotes in advance to save up to 70% on the cost of your removal.compare now
August is a popular time to move house in Cardiff, with 11.4% of moves taking place then. June and July are the next favourites for Cardiff movers, with 10.5% of house removals happening in the summer months. It's clear why most people prefer to move house in the summer with the warm weather and light nights making for the perfect moving conditions.
The least favourite time of year to move house in Cardiff is during April, with a mere 5% of moves taking place. This is likely due to the pressure of upcoming exams with parents not wanting to add to the stress their children are already feeling at this time. The second least popular month is January, with just 6.1% of people choosing to move during this winter month.
Winter is often the least popular time for movers as the cold weather and the chaos of holidays like Christmas and New Year means a sudden increase in traffic and less natural light to ensure a safe move.
The most popular day to move house in Cardiff is a Friday, with 29.2% of moves taking place on this day. Following closely are Saturday and Thursday with 17% and 13.8% of house removals happening on these days. It doesn't come as a surprise that many people prefer to move house on the latter half of the week, meaning they get a few days to settle in and unpack over the weekend.
The least popular day to move house among Cardiff movers is a Sunday, with just 5.85% of moves taking place then. Many UK movers favour a Sunday move the least due to closures of estate agents and conveyancer's offices. This means less communication throughout the property chain and an increased chance of delay.
However, our data shows that Sunday is actually the cheapest day to move house and so it could be worth considering this as your moving day if the looming working week doesn't affect the stress of your move. Compare My Move will connect you with verified and professional removal companies to help ensure a smooth and organised removal no matter what the moving day date.
Moving out of Cardiff? Our partners can accommodate both local and long-distance removals, no matter what the requirements. The most popular location for Cardiffians to relocate to is London, with 2.90% of movers heading to the Capital of England.
Other popular locations for our Cardiff house removals include Newport, Bridgend and Barry. Whether you're moving down the road or across the country, our dedicated partners will always go the extra mile to ensure a safe and organised move for all our users.
To help with your research, we've included the top 4 destinations for our Cardiff movers and their current average asking price. For comparison, Cardiff's average property price is £256,079.compare now
Many Compare My Move Cardiff movers relocated to London, with 2.90% of house removals taking place there. With an average property price of £496,269, London may be popular, but it is also expensive, costing almost double the price of Cardiff property.
A 30-minute drive from the centre of Cardiff, Barry is situated in the Vale of Glamorgan and offers affordable property, with the average property price currently £192,056. The area offers a number of options for homebuyers, from Victorian properties to newbuild homes. With Barry Island nearby and great transport links to Cardiff, this is an ideal area for both professionals and families.
The perfect commuter town for both Cardiff and Bristol, Newport boasts a range of affordable property, with the average house price costing £206,359. The scrapping of the Severn Bridge toll fees has made Newport an increasingly more attractive place to buy property.
Located near both Swansea and Cardiff, Bridgend’s average property price is considerably cheaper than Cardiff's, at £195,565. The town offers a range of property types to suit a variety of budgets and its town is home to restaurants, bars and shops.
The average cost of a property in Cardiff has increase by 7% over the last year and is currently at £256,079. Keep in mind that this will vary by the type and size of property you buy and where it is located.
According to Rightmove, the majority of sales in Cardiff during the last year were terraced properties, selling for an average price of £234,698. Semi-detached properties sold for an average of £277,256. Flats in Cardiff are a cheaper option, averaging £154,728.
Below we've put together four of the most affordable places to live in Cardiff to help with your house hunt and we've included the average asking price for each area. Roath is the most expensive on the list with an average propety price of £240,197, with Pentwyn being the cheapest at £178,639.
With an average house price lower than Cardiff’s average, Pentwyn offers affordable property with an average sold price of £178,639 over the last year. Located under 4 miles from Cardiff city centre, Pentwyn offers schools, restaurants and bars to suit everyone.
Just a short drive from the centre of Cardiff, Trowbridge has an average property price of £192,794. However, the majority of sales in the last year were terraced properties, which have sold for an average of £167,122. Recent plans to transform the East of Cardiff, including Trowbridge, got the go-ahead.
Voted one of the most desirable areas of Wales to live, Fairwater in the West of Cardiff offers affordable property with an average price of £200,482. The area features one of Cardiff's Welsh language schools, Ysgol Gyfun Cymraeg Plasmawr.
With many “very good” and “excellent” rated schools, Roath offers large terraced houses as well as flats. The area is home to many independent shops and a variety of restaurants and bars, making it popular among young professionals and families alike. The average house price in Roath is £240,197, having increased 11% over the past year.
Thinking of renting in Wales' capital instead? No worries, we've got you covered! If you're moving in or to Cardiff, we've worked out the average rent in the city along with some of the cheapest areas to rent. For comparison, the current average asking rent for a 1-bedroom flat in the city is £604 pcm. The overall average asking rent is £950 pcm.
Cardiff has a variety of rental properties to offer, from 1-bedroom flats to family homes. Below we've looked at four areas of Cardiff and their average rent costs, to help you decide where to move.
Of the four, Cathays is the most expensive, with an average rental cost of £1060 pcm. The area of Riverside, close to the city centre, is the cheapest, at a more affordable £811 pcm.
Mainly made up of terraced houses, Riverside is an ideal location near the city centre of Cardiff. The average current asking rent is £811 pcm, with 1-bedroom flats costing £569 pcm and 2-bedroom houses averaging at £743 pcm.
Home to a variety of independent shops and cafes, Canton is one of the most multicultural areas of Cardiff. With an average current asking rent of £844 pcm, Canton offers affordable rent. 1-bedroom flats average at £631 pcm whilst 2-bedroom houses cost £813 pcm.
Boasting a wealth of restaurants and bars, Cardiff Bay has an average current asking rent of £881 pcm, with 1-bedroom flats averaging at £699 pcm and 2-bedroom houses costing roughly £936 pcm.
A perfect area for students or young professionals due to the close proximity to the university, the average current asking rent in Cathays is £1,106 pcm, with a 1-bedroom flat costing £603 pcm and a 2-bedroom house averaging at £813 pcm.