5 of the best Cincinnati Moving Companies

by Paul Joseph  |  Published October 17, 2022

If you’re moving in or out of Cincinnati and are looking for some reliable guys to help you shift your stuff, there are a wide number of reputable removal companies to pick from.

(Photo: Bellhop)

Whether you’re upping sticks to the other side of the country or just a few miles away, lugging all your possessions to a new location is a major undertaking. In cities around the US there are companies that specialise in home moves of all types. If you’re in need of a Cincinnati-based company to either move you in or out of the city, we’ve hand-picked 5 of the best based on their range of services, value for money, and customer reviews.


Bellhop are our number one choice for moving services in and out of Cincinnati. Renowned nationwide for their service, transparency and affordability, their online booking platform makes it easy to get an estimate (guaranteed in no more than 15 minutes), with last-minute bookings also available. Their state-of-the-art technology matches customers with professional movers and drivers best suited to the specifics of each job. You can also manage every part of a move  via a dedicated online dashboard, including scheduling, communication with the move crew, and even tipping.


Clark and Sons Moving

Founded in 2016, Clark & Sons service the greater Cincinnati area. Family owned and managed, they pride themselves on going above and beyond to get the work done on time and on budge. As well as both local and long-distance moves, their other services include delivering furniture from local stores, assembling new items, removing old furniture, packing, and emergency storage. For long-distance jobs, they come to your home and take an inventory of the items which need to be moved, before evaluating the time and costs required, and providing a comprehensive written estimate. Pricing is done as a flat rate, so you know exactly what you’ll be paying from the start.


One of the biggest and most well-established removal companies in the US, North American Van Lines have been major industry players for decades. They handle moves on a local, national and international level, including jobs in and out of Cincinnati. Utilising cutting edge technology, their tracking capabilities incorporate satellites to follow customer shipments, so there’s full transparency on where your stuff is at any given time. Additional options include storage, loading and unloading, installation, and cleaning, while the website offers moving calculators, useful checklists, and tips for a smooth and successful move.


JK Moving Services 

Don’t be fooled by the comical name – College Hunks Hauling Junk provide ultra professional moving services for both local and long-distance moves. Located in 38 US states, including Ohio, their services include packing, unpacking, storage, and furniture arrangement – all based on an hourly rate. They also offer senior moving services for those downsizing to a smaller home or moving into an assisted living facility or  retirement community, as well as junk removal to help you clear out before or after a move. Recycling options and charitable donations are also available through the company.


Big John Movers

Our last recommendation is Big John Movers, a local Cincinnati moving broker since 1969, catering for people moving in and out of the city and the wider Tri-State Area. Their experienced team arrive with fully-equipped moving trucks driven by seasoned movers, at prices they claim are comparable to do-it-yourself moving outlets. Indeed, they pride themselves on charging the same rates seven days a week, and when they quote you a price, they’ll stick to it. So whether you’re condensing from a 5,000 square foot home down to a two-room condo, the other way round, or anything else, they’re ready and waiting to help.