From Sussex and Surrey
Sussex and Surrey horse transport service aims to be the best available in the UK with the utmost importance placed on the safety and comfort of your horse/pony. We know that our equine friends can be unpredictable, and this, together with the varying road and traffic conditions that we may meet en-route, means that we must take special care to ensure that they arrive at their destination safely.
To this end we will only transport horses with an experienced and qualified driver AND groom on board at all times, as recommended by DEFRA.
Horse Transport Surrey & Sussex
Sussex and Surrey Horsebox Hire offer a premier equine transport service at a price that represents real value that includes:
- Modern, safe 3.5t two stall boxes ensures your horse/ponies safety and comfort
- Qualified staff present to care for your horse/pony
- Scheduled Stops reduces stress of continuous travelling, staff time to check our passengers, refill nets and offer water/feed
- Shared, Individual and Dedicated loads allowing the client the choice of when and how they prefer their horse/pony to travel
- Defra Authorised Type 1 Transporter fully qualified and able to transport anywhere in the UK
- All staff hold competence certificates for horses in transit
- We have a window between the cab and stalls so we are able to see and hear our passengers at all times, and in addition we make regular stops throughout the journey to enter the stalls and check that your horses / ponies are travelling comfortably, and offer water, hay and apples if needed.
- We will keep you updated on our progress and estimated time of arrival.
- WATO Licenced
- DEFRA Approved
- Fully Insured
- All drivers and grooms hold Competence Certificates for horses in transit.
- We aim to be as flexible and as accommodating as possible and therefore we offer a variety of load types including shared, returns, individual & dedicated.
- In addition we have formed close relations with two of the UK’s most established and reputable international horse transporters, allowing us to offer a complete worldwide horse transport service.
Horse Transport Services Offered
- Yard Moves/ Sales/Transfers to new owners
- Vet Appointments
- Show Transport- with experienced help and support at the show/competition if needed
- Grouped local loads
Why Consider Us?
We are a small family business that takes extreme pride and care in what we do! Therefore we choose to operate in a manner that we feel is the safest/calmest way to transport horses/ponies, we only operate with qualified personal on board at all times! It only takes an incident on the road or a simple fuel stop for some equine passengers to become unsettled or stressed! In advance we have a dedicated transport operator check the routes to make sure we are using the most suitable roads/motorways. Throughout the journey we will make stops at various points to allow us to enter the stalls and check the horses/ponies are travelling comfortably, during these stops and with the owner’s permission we will offer water/feed and contact all parties to update them on our progress and pass on our estimated time of arrival. We may not be the cheapest but we’re certainly one of the best! Transport your horses safely not cheaply!!