Washington D.C. Movers: The Best Moving Company Near You

Hire movers in Washington D.C. today.

Let our team of local movers in Washington D.C. take the anxiety out of your moving experience. Whether you’re looking for local movers in Washington D.C., or help with a long distance or labor-only move, Bellhop’s got your back with transparent pricing, customizable service options, and movers in Washington D.C. you can trust. Let us show you why we're the most reliable moving company in Washington D.C..

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Straightforward Pricing

Our simple rates and prorated pricing system for moving services mean that you won't be surprised by your moving bill, even if it's a last-minute or long-distance move. Plus, you can get a free estimate online or over the phone in just minutes—no home walk-through required!

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Friendly Movers

Our background-checked local movers are some of the highest rated moving help in the industry. And when you book with Bellhop, you'll get photos of your team of Washington D.C. movers in advance so you're greeted by familiar faces on move day.


Adjustable Booking

Our movers in Washington D.C., DC are as flexible as you. If you need to reschedule, or if your moving needs change, simply log onto your dashboard or give us a call to adjust your move. We can also provide last-minute movers for when plans change.

See Why We’re The Best Local and Long-Distance Movers In Washington D.C.

Bellhop was named a Best Moving Company of 2022 by U.S. News & World Report, based on criteria including services offered, cost, licensing, customer satisfaction, and probability of being on time. The independent evaluation, which analyzed an initial pool of more than 30 moving companies, ranked Bellhop at #2 overall. (And yes, we have our sights trained on that #1 spot! But for now, we're pleased to be recognized along with some of the largest and most established moving companies in the business.)


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Read What Customers Say About Bellhop Movers in Washington, DC


Lamar, Mike, and Walter were amazing! Our truck was a little too small and they did an excellent job of packing Jenga to fit as much stuff in as possible. They were great about communicating what was going on and how much they thought could fit. Couldn't have gone smoother and they were all very professional and nice. Would hire them again in a second!

— Jocelyn A, Washington DC


Hunter P, Washington DCJan 19, 2023

Above and beyond wonderful!


Stephanie C, Washington DCJan 18, 2023

Wonderful experience!!! We live in the Washington DC/DMV area and have heard horror stories about other moving companies. Our movers were amazing and handled all of our belongings with so much care. M...


Cara P., Washington DCJan 12, 2023

The team was awesome! They were so kind and fast and took great care of our things. Michael, Emmanuel, Dmitryus, and DeShon are the best! Highly recommend.

Need Another Type of Moving Service?

No matter what your moving needs are, we can build a custom moving plan to get you to your new home as quickly, safely, and cheaply as possible. In addition to local moves, we also offer long-distance, apartment, and last minute moves, and can move your business to a new location. If your move needs junk removal or long-term storage, we'll do our best to make sure your moving needs are met by working with our partner companies.

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Local Washington D.C. movers offering services near you

Get matched with the most qualified team of moving help to move you into a new house or apartment in the Washington D.C. area. Bellhop has you covered with friendly, hardworking local Washington D.C. movers, a truck with a professional driver, plus dollies, blankets, and straps. If it's a last-minute move, we'll do everything we can to make sure that it goes smoothly for you.

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Intercity and long-distance moving services near you

Whether you’re moving from an apartment into a new home within the city, or moving across the country, a member of our concierge team will help you build a customized plan for moving from Washington D.C. to your next home. We work with the best local movers in Washington D.C. to eliminate travel costs, and provide dedicated, sealed trucks to ensure the safe passage of your belongings.


Hourly labor moving services near you

If you don’t need transportation but could use some moving help, Bellhop’s skilled Washington D.C. movers make quick work of loading, unloading, and/or rearranging. We can help you pack a storage unit into a truck, relocate the furniture in your home, or any other form of hourly moving help.

Meet Your Team of DC Movers

Jean Ilera, City Associate

A multiyear veteran of Bellhop, Jean is known for his fantastic work ethic, cheerful attitude, and big smile. Since moving to the DMV in 2020, Jean has enjoyed meeting new people, exploring food spots, and challenging his buddies to the occasional game of HORSE on the basketball court. Jean is the embodiment of Bellhop's core values, including Servant's Heart; one customer raved, "Jean led an incredible team...they were ultra professional, courteous, and FAST (did I say fast?! Because -- whoa.)"

Build your Washington D.C. moving plan and schedule online in minutes.

Booking your move to or from Washington D.C. is easy and quick. Tell us what you need—either online or over the phone—and we'll tailor your moving services and match you with the best Bellhop local movers near you.

Meet your local Washington D.C. movers.

Unlike other Washington D.C. moving companies, prior to your move, you'll receive an introduction with a photograph of each mover so that you’re greeted by familiar faces on the day of your move.

Relax while your Washington D.C. Bellhop movers get the job done.

Your lead Bellhop Pro will get in touch on the day of your service to let you know your team of Washington D.C. movers is on the way. Your moving service will officially begin when your movers arrive and scan your unique QR code. They’ll also scan the QR code to mark the end of your move, so you don’t pay for a minute more than the time needed to complete the job.

Why we're the best moving company in Washington D.C.

Our online booking platform makes it easy to receive an estimate and book your movers in Washington D.C. from the comfort of your couch.

Whether you need local movers, last-minute movers, long-distance movers, or hourly labor-only movers, our technology seamlessly matches you with local movers and professional drivers in Washington D.C. who are best suited for your job. And you can manage every aspect of your move online from your customer dashboard, including scheduling, communication with your move-day team, and even tipping.

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Where People are Moving in the Washington, DC Area

In 2021, 57% of our moves in the greater Washington DC area were in Washington, DC itself. This was followed by 13% in Arlington, 4% in Silver Spring, and 3.5% in Alexandria.

Other popular destinations included Rockville (3%), Fairfax (2.5%), Bethesda (2%), and Ashburn (1.5%.)

The most popular destinations within Washington, DC were NoMa/Atlas District/Capitol Hill, with 17% of total moves, followed by Adams-Morgan/Columbia Heights with 15%, Shaw/Columbia Heights/Chinatown with 13%, followed by Navy Yard, with 12.5% of our total DC moves.

Packing Services Near You in Washington D.C.

Need help getting your belongings packed before your move? Our packing services in Washington D.C. can help. Bellhop Pros know how to pack your things safely and efficiently, saving you not only time, but space in your moving truck. Our professional packers and movers in Washington D.C. can make your home move-ready in a matter of hours. Best of all, you don’t have to lift a finger! You supply the packing materials, and we can handle the rest. Let our friendly moving help do the work!

Junk Removal Services in Washington D.C.

Have a lot of unwanted belongings you need to get rid of before you move? Our partners will take care of your junk disposal needs, whether it's a cluttered basement, appliances that need to be recycled, or furniture that needs to be removed. All you need to do is point out the junk to be removed, and our partners will get to work on removing it from your home.

Junk in the home can feel like a big barrier to moving, but it doesn't need to be. Get in touch today and we can get it moved out.

Find mover cost estimates in Washington D.C.

If your move is outside of Washington, DC, we can help. Our coverage area in Northern Virginia and Southern Maryland is extensive. We have movers in Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax, Silver Spring, Bethesda, and parts in between. Once you know how much movers cost in DC, reach out to us to get a book moved!

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Washington D.C. Movers Costs and Moving Information

Are you asking yourself how much do movers cost in DC? According to Bellhop customer data, the average DC movers costs is $600-$700. However, for customers wishing to recruit labor-only movers in DC, the average cost is $400-$500.

According to Bellhop data: Local moves in Washington DC average out to roughly 3 hours in 2023

According to Bellhop data: Most local moves in Washington, DC need 3 movers, 1 truck, and a driver. This allows us to move you quickly, safely, at the best price!

In 2022, consumers rated Bellhop movers in {$city} with 4.84 stars out of 5. In 2021, they gave Bellhop movers 4.7 out of 5 stars.

As of April 2023, Numbeo (a global cost of living database) estimates that the average monthly cost of living for a single person in Washington DC (excluding rent) is around $1,230. This includes expenses such as groceries, transportation, utilities, and entertainment.

According to Zillow, the median monthly rent for a one-bedroom apartment in Washington DC is around $2,200. Therefore, you should expect to spend at least $3,300 per month for a decent standard of living in Washington DC.

Now it's your move.

We know you've got options with your move, and that's why we want to make sure
that when you move with Bellhop, you have no regrets. Our licensed and
insured moving team will make it their mission to ensure that your move is as painless is possible. 

Whether you're moving to NoMa or Capitol Hill, Mount Pleasant or Anacostia, our local Washington, DC movers are ready to help.

Every move is unique, which is why we've built a unique moving company. With Bellhop, you have the ability to tailor your services to best fit your needs. Not sure where to begin? Let us help you unpack your options.

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1 Thomas Circle NW #700, Washington D.C., DC 20005

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