Looking for a removal company in England’s Capital City? With an average moving cost of £1,547, we've helped more than 40,000 Londoners move home and save money in the last year. We take the stress out of moving by connecting you with up to 6 verified and reviewed removal companies in your local area.
We have more than 190 removal companies covering London and each one has undergone our strict verification process before joining us as a partner. We carefully check third-party reviews and company documentation, ensuring they have both Goods in Transit and Public Liability insurance. Every removal company must also agree to our code of practice before joining.
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Unit 9, Cliffside Industrial Estate, Askew Farm Lane, Grays, RM17 5XR
Removals Zone is an experienced company with services beyond relocations; we remove, clean, clear, and dispose of rubbish for businesses and homes alike.
"Great and responsive customer service, very patient as my move day kept changing. Good on the day and completed under time. All very straightforward and will be using them again! "
7 Leicester Close, Worcester Park, KT4 8TJ
A professional and reliable removal company based in London, covering all aspects of your move, from storage and packing to transport.
"Highly recommended Izzy Removals and will definitely use their service again. "
Moving Home Company
1 Grant Road, Battersea, London, SW11 1HJ
Moving Home Company London are a removals business that cares about their clients' needs, and offer additional handyman and cleaning services.
"The guys that came were brilliant, very polite, helpful, careful. "
Suite 8, 19 Greenwood Place, Kentish Town, NW5 1LB
At DBM Express, we pride ourselves on being Devoted Boundless Movers; we pride ourselves on delivering a quality service that exceeds standards.
"No fuss. No stress. No damage. Great Price. Great Job."
Best Rate Removals
1 Aintree Road, Perivale, London, UB6 7LA
We are committed to providing exceptional removal services for homes and businesses at highly competitive rates, to save you money and time.
"The guys were incredibly hepful and very hard working. "
54 St. Leonards Road, Town Centre, Bexhill-On-Sea, TN40 1JB
Express Removals take pride in meeting and exceeding the expectations of our customers. We are proud to have many happy customers and repeat clients.
"Just perfect not a scratch on any of our items or the the new property. Very happy customer."
46 Carr Road, Northolt, UB5 4RA
Leader Removals are a verified Compare My Move partner based in Northolt, London, and specialise in home and office removals.
"Leader were excellent. The 4 guys on the moving day worked incredibly hard and the day went very smoothly"
Unit 6, Metro Trading Centre, Third Way, Wembley, HA9 0YJ
M25 Movers are a first-class house removals company based in London. We believe that our modern business can still hold traditional values of high quality service and respect and we go above and beyond to offer a tailored moving experience.
"Very professional service with team who were understanding of the challenges with moving an elderly couple.Provided great support and fast service to complete a challenging move efficiently."
Ready Steady Store, Parkway Trading Estate, Cranford Lane, Heston, TW5 9QA
Welcome to Movivan Removals, we are your local, professional, fully insured, safe and reliable London house removals company with many years’ experience in home and office removals.
"Very professional, arrived on time, very good service "
Unit 10, Saxon Business Centre, Windsor Avenue, London, SW19 2RR
BMS are a verified Compare My Move Partner offering office and house removals in Merton, South London.
"Happy to pay that money as it all ran very smoothly and took the stress away on the dayWas disappointed that the packing materials i'd paid for didn't include bubble wrap."
Affordable Moves and Transport Limited
49 Haling Road, South Croydon, CR2 6HS
Affordable Moves and Transport Limited are a professional and reliable home removal company based in Croydon. We offer a home removal service, full packing service and storage service.
"Baski and Shiv were impeccable- right on time, took a great deal of care handling our preposterous furniture and art and got it through the move entirely unscathed.Helped remove and rehang the narrow internal door, had a bag for our mattress and clingfilmed sensitive glass parts. Pure class!Baski is a great driver and navigated the van from south to north London with ease.On the other end we had four floors to ascend; used the lift to get our furniture up fast whilst being mindful not to keep it blocked for too long to aid the other residents. Not a single wall scuffed or object damaged.Polite, friendly and with a can-do attitude.All of this in 34o heat!Final cost was just shy of 450 which was great for four hours solid work - book without hesitation"
63 Mill Farm Crescent, Whitton, Hounslow, TW4 5PJ
Based in Twickenham with 7 years of experience in the removal industry, Jones Moves are a professional removal company.
"Jones Moves was incredible. The whole booking process was straightforward and on the day the team was fantastic.We were moved in and out of our one bed flat in no time - and with no stress for us!"
Europe Removal and Storage
17 Poplar Avenue, Mitcham, CR4 3LH
Europe Removals and Storage is a UK-based company that offers high-quality and professional home and commercial moves throughout the UK and internationally.
"They turned up on time. We're very friendly and reassuring. There were no hidden charges. They gave me a quote and that was the price I paid. Brilliant! I had already booked a company before who gave me a quote but didn't make it clear that every item was counted and the price was going up massively . So cancelled them and went with Europe removals. So glad I did. Thank you"
Unit 1 Orbital Business Park, Argon Road, London, N18 3BY
Cos Freight are a well-respected UK and international removal company. The company have expanded operations globally, helping you move anywhere worldwide.
"Team were WONDERFUL. They were flexible, worked so hard, and were an absolute pleasure to deal with."
One Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London, E14 5AB
FA Removals are a verified Compare My Move partner based in Canary Wharf. Their friendly removals team conduct office and house moves in North London.
"They left alot of stuff in the cellar, the 2 vans were not enough.One item broken as far as I know, also not enough van space for my plant pots,I caught covid, coincidentally from one or more of the removal team, my brother also got covid at the destination of my antiques etc, as they arrived late in Beverley,East YorkshireGreg had attitude, Josh was great apart from standing on a glaatopped lacquer cabinet, I had ladders, however his work ethic was incredibly good, Paul was class "
6 Chequers Parade, Eltham, London, SE9 1DD
Sunlight Removals are a specialist home and office removal firm based in London. Our philosophy is to provide our customers with a smooth moving experience.
"Sami and the guys where great and really helpful! I would recommend them and definitely use again! Thanks "
Crispins Removals & Storage
Crispins Storage Ltd, 35-37 Pearson Street, London, E2 8JD
Based in Central London, Crispins Removals & Storage are a family-run removal company with more than 30 years of experience in office and residential moves.
"Very professional and fast. Four guys packed and moved my two bedroom flat in just five hours. They will also come back and get the boxes after you unpack "
Unit 25 Boxted Farm Business Park, Berkhamsted Road, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 2SG
JamVans are a North London removal company helping movers with house removals across North London, West London and North West London, as well as internationally.
"Excellent service all round!!! The crew on the day were very helpful."
First Central 200, 2 Lakeside Drive, London, NW10 7FQ
A family-run business with years of experience in the industry, TDS Removals is a reliable removal firm based in London. Our number one goal is to ensure complete customer satisfaction and to provide quality services from the best in the business.
"Excellent, I really cant fault them"
17 Torver Road, Harrow, HA1 1TQ
Bemove Removals are a professional and reputable removals company based in London. Our fully trained and experienced staff are experts in the industry and will handle your items with complete care and respect.
"Professional, friendly, punctual. Everything was well packed and arrived undamaged."
The average removal costs in London are £1,547. Our data shows that our previous London movers paid an average low of £740 and the highest price paid was £2,354, on average.
It's important to remember that the cost of your removals will vary and depends on how far you're moving and the size of your property. To get the best price for your London removals, make sure you compare quotes with Compare My Move.compare now
Our research shows the most popular month for our London movers is August, with 11.14% opting for a summer move. Followed closely by July, over 10% of all users chose another summer month to book their removals. With better weather and lighter days in August, this doesn’t come as a surprise. Many families also prefer a summer move to coordinate it with the school holidays and extra time off work and school as a family.
Our data shows that the least favourite time of year to move house in London is December, with just 6.88% wanting a winter move. Another unpopular month to book a removal company in London is January, with a further 7.12% of London movers preferring a winter move. Some removal companies might offer special discounts during the winter and other low demand months to help keep busy, so it’s worth asking your removal company.
Whether you want to move in March or November, our removal partners can tailor your move to match your specific requirements.compare now
We can reveal that the most popular day to move house in London is a Saturday, with 30.52% of all London movers booking their removal company for the weekend. This is closely followed by a Friday move, with a further 25.41% opting for a weekend move. It’s clear that many people prefer a weekend move to London, and with the extra time off work to settle in your new place, this doesn’t come as a surprise.
The least favourite day of the week for our London movers is a Tuesday, with just 9.16% of moves taking place. Sunday is another unpopular day to book a removal company, with only 9.42% choosing the end of the weekend. With the start of the working week on Monday and estate agent’s offices often closed, we can see why a Sunday move is avoided.
lt’s worth noting that some removal companies might offer more affordable prices for days that are in low demand. Our London removal companies are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to ensure a smooth house move.compare now
To help with your house hunt, we’ve explored some of the most popular destinations for our London movers. Croydon was revealed as the favourite location with 12.42% of users calling the borough home.
The average house price in Croydon is £397,470, which is 50% more affordable than London’s average property price at £743,741. With affordable house prices and excellent transport links, we can see why this is the most popular destination for our London movers.
A close second, Bromley is another popular location for our London users, with 11.17% moving here. Brent and Dartford were some of the other favourite locations, with 10.19% and 8.62% of moves going here.
Below we explore each area in greater detail, looking at their average house price and listing some information on the local amenities and facilities.compare now
The average price paid for property in Croydon over the last year was £397,470, with detached properties fetching £727,754 on average. Just a 45-minute drive from Central London, Croydon offers excellent transport links.
Another favourite location for our London movers is Bromley. The average property price is £538,786, with detached properties averaging at £868,616. Bromley boasts Georgian and Victorian properties as well as modern apartments. However terraced properties cover the heart of Bromley, with the average terraced property sold for £454,086 in the last year.
The North London borough of Brent is one of the most culturally diverse areas of London. Offering a family-friendly community feel, Brent will soon benefit from regeneration plans too. The average house price in Brent is £648,630, with detached properties averaging at £1,116,739 and terraced properties costing around £791,815.
Dartford offers a range of property types, from large family homes to modern apartments. The average house price in Dartford is £339,295, with detached properties selling for £609,645 and terraced houses going for £317,476.
As the most expensive place to live in the UK, London’s overall average house price for 2023 stands at £743,741, according to Rightmove. Flats are the most popular type of property to purchase in London, with the average price of a flat going for £622,880 in the last 12 months.
Terraced properties in London have an average price of £950,510, while semi-detached properties currently average at £1,081,380.
We’ve done the hard work for you and listed some of the best areas of London to live in, including information on the area and the average house price. Some areas we chose to look at include Bromley, Sutton, Lambeth and Islington.compare now
Voted one of the happiest places to live in London, Bromley’s average house price stands at £542,409. Offering a range of property types, Bromley boasts huge Victorian and Edwardian detached houses all the way to modern flats to rent. With great transport links around London, Bromley is not far from both the South coast and the countryside.
Offering more affordable property than London’s average, Sutton has an average house price of £464,035. Home to some of the UK’s best schools, Sutton boasts a variety of well-respected primary, secondary, all-boys and all-girls schools. Not only is Sutton incredibly well connected with transport, but it is also is home to many green spaces.
More expensive than London’s average house price, a Lambeth property goes for an average of £961,870. Boasting an abundance of green space, Lambeth is a popular area among young professionals. With a real community feel, Lambeth hosts regular markets and is home to independent vintage shops, unique bars and award-winning restaurants.
Boasting a range of property types, Islington presents Georgian and early Victorian terraced houses all the way to modern new-build properties. Islington has an average property price of £857,747, which is more expensive than London’s average at £743,741. The borough is popular amongst families and professionals.
If you’re not ready to buy a house in London yet, you might consider renting as an option. We’ve done the research with the help from Zoopla’s area guide data to save you time and effort. The overall average rent in London in 2023 is £2,623 pcm, with one-bedroom flats costing £1,627 pcm and two-bedroom houses averaging at £2,338 pcm.
Renting is an extremely popular option in London due to the city’s high house prices. We’ve looked at some most affordable areas to rent in London, including Croydon, Bexley, Barking and Dagenham and Redbridge. We’ve included the average current rent price, and rent costs for one-bedroom flats and two-bedroom houses to help with your house hunt.compare now
A popular area for young renters, Croydon’s average rent is £1,143 pcm pcm, with 1-bedroom flats averaging at £921 pcm and 2-bedroom houses costing £1,319 pcm. As well as being one of the cheapest areas to rent in London, Croydon also has great transport links into the capital. From large period detached homes to Victorian cottages, Croydon offers a wide range of property to rent.
One of the cheapest areas to rent in London, Bexley’s average rent price is £1,179 pcm, with 1-bedroom flats costing £859 pcm and 2-bedroom houses averaging at £1,257 pcm. Just a 30-minute train ride to central London, Bexley offers a range of properties to rent, from large period houses to small modern apartments.
With an average rent of £1,343 pcm, Barking and Dagenham is another affordable area of London to rent. You can find 1-bedroom flats costing £1,080 pcm, whilst 2-bedroom houses average at £1,349 pcm. Barking and Dagenham offers a range of property, from terraced houses to modern apartments.
A popular area for families, Redbridge has an average rent price of £1,295 pcm, with 1-bedroom flats costing £1,007 pcm and 2-bedroom houses average at £1,374 pcm. Boasting many green spaces and well-respected schools, we can see why Redbridge is a family-friendly area of London.
Our London removal partners go above and beyond to ensure a stress-free moving day, providing a reliable, confident and friendly service.
But don’t just take our word for it: check out the beaming reviews from some very happy London movers below. Let us know about your move and get removal quotes.
"I have used this company twice now.I truly belive they love what they do.I am honestly lost for words and truly greatful for the service you delivered.Thank you teams ZEDZ "
Mark Jackson on 21/01/23
Moving from Croydon
"This is the second time I have used ZEDZ REMOVALS and I can honestly say they are one of the best movers and very competitive price.Very polite, fast, and solid team moved me previously and have now booked them for my upcoming move in February.Would absolutely recommend them."
Mark Jackson on 20/01/23
Moving from Croydon
"Excellent movers. Really quick and professional. Everything went smoothly."
Faizal Roslee on 19/01/23
Moving from London South West
"Efficient and friendly removal service with a very competitive rate "
Ingo Dierkschnieder on 19/01/23
Moving from London South West
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