Top 10 Seattle Moving Companies

Jenny Zhang
Last Updated on May 23, 2024
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It’s a truth universally acknowledged: Moving can be a pain. Between tying up loose ends at your old home to getting moving logistics in order, there’s hardly any time to take a breath for yourself. Thankfully, that’s where moving companies can come in–to lighten the load and let you focus on things that matter.

With over 15,000 people relocating to Seattle every year, the Emerald City’s moving industry has enjoyed a robust stream of customers relocating or moving across town. We read hundreds of customer reviews to compile our list of the top moving companies in Seattle.

cantstopmoving4_400x400Can’t Stop Moving

Scroll through any of Can’t Stop Moving’s five-star reviews on Yelp, and you’ll see why they deserve a spot on this list. The Seattle-based company has been described by hundreds of happy customers as professional, courteous, expedient and friendly. Founded in 2009 by “two gents from Boston,” the Can’t Stop team now serves both Seattle and Boston.


Aside from stellar customer service, Eco-Movers deserves a place on this list for its focus on minimizing the impact of the moving industry to the local environment. Their mission is simple: “Here at Eco-Movers we are constantly thinking of what our company can do to better our community.” As the first of its kind in the Puget-Sound area, Eco-Movers also offers customers free cardboard recycling as well as the Eco-box, a reusable plastic moving container that may be rented and reused by others.

logo2Super Friends Moving

Super Friends Moving wants to give you “the best moving experience you’ve ever had.” It’s safe to say that they’ve succeeded, having been awarded Seattle’s Top Rated Moving Company six years in a row by Angie’s List. The company refers to itself as “boutique” movers, and reviews are evident of the meticulous service it delivers: customers praise Super Friends’ speed, consideration and reliability.

Adams-Moving-ServiceAdam’s Moving & Delivery Service

Adam’s Moving was founded by Adam French in 2005. What started as a way to pay for college has since turned into a respected business that has served the Seattle area for over 10 years. Adam’s Moving & Delivery Service values customer satisfaction and quality work above all else. Customers cite their safe-handling skills, expertise and “super-human strength” as top perks.

ls (2)Seattle Select Moving

Seattle Select Moving’s website claims that they “work harder and faster than any other company.” Over 70 five-star reviews on Yelp would agree; customers particularly love the easy and convenient scheduling process. Seattle Select also recognizes how unnerving it can be for strangers to move your belongings, which is why they refer to their team as a family, and list pictures and bios of movers on their website.

logoKangaroo Movers

Kangaroo Movers believes in conscientious, thoughtful moving. They understand that your items aren’t just items—they’re extensions of yourself. That’s why they pride themselves on taking extra care to make sure your belongings are handled safely. Glowing customer reviews cite fair prices and a work ethic “like a machine.”

Screen-shot-2015-02-02-at-4.45.44-PMA-Ray’s Moving Solutions

This local Seattle-based company is committed to offering moving help with the utmost professionalism and ease. Customers love their competitive prices, efficiency and dedication to getting the job done right.


On The Go focuses on easy communication and pre-planning for the day of the move. With years of experience and movers that go “above and beyond,” it’s easy to see why customers love them. The company also runs a neat blog with tons of articles about moving around Washington.

GetImageHansen Bros. Moving & Storage

Founded in 1890, Hansen Bros. is one of the most well-established Seattle movers. With a whopping 2,000+ customer reviews online, it’s clear that their longevity and experience in the business has helped them skyrocket to the top as one of the best moving companies in Seattle.

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At Seattle Movers, “It’s not about moving furniture, it’s about moving people.” Founded in 2002, the company focuses on ethics and class, and seeks to make a positive impact on the community. Their commitment to customers and endless hustle is what makes them round out our list of top movers.

Editor's Note: This article was originally published on June 3, 2016 and has been updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.

Jenny Zhang

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