5 of the Best Kansas City Moving Companies

by Paul Joseph  |  Published May 12, 2022

Moving home can be a stressful experience – but help is at hand, thanks to the huge number of reputable removals companies ready and waiting to get your stuff from A to B in one secure piece.

(Photo: Bellhop Moving)

Whether you’re upping sticks to another part of the country or making a short hop down the road, when it comes to moving all your possessions to a new location, it’s a job you should probably leave to the experts. Gratefully, in cities around the US there are experienced moving companies that specialise in home moves of any size or scale. Here are 5 of the best in Kansas City, based on their range of services, value for money, and customer reviews.


Bellhop are renowned for their excellent service, transparency, and affordability, and have performed hundreds of thousands of moves across the US. Their online booking platform makes it simple to get an estimate (guaranteed in a maximum of 15 minutes) and book your move from the comfort of your couch, with last-minute bookings also offered. Whether you need local, long-distance, or labour-only services, their cutting-edge technology matches you with movers and professional drivers best suited for the specific nature of your job. You can also manage every aspect of your move online via a dedicated customer dashboard, including scheduling, communication with your move-day team, and even tipping at the conclusion of the job. Pro-rated labour also means you only pay for the time used during your move.


A Friend with a Truck Movers

Because their movers live in the area, this company view all of their customers as neighbours and friends, and show it by providing friendly, professional customer service, showing up on time and working hard while on the job. From small apartment moves to full-service jobs in huge houses, they can accommodate any residential move. In short, no job is too big or too small for their family of professional movers and planners. They approach every project like an executive relocation – using door jamb protectors and carpets shields to ensure your belongings remain in the same condition as when they were packed and loaded, and they also wrap all of your upholstered furniture.


Aardvark Moving Company

Family owned and operated since 1999, this moving company serves everyone from those relocating across town, across Kansas and the surrounding areas, to another state entirely. They provide a range of moving and packing options, with a focus on competitive pricing, personalised service, and customer satisfaction. They utilise online software to provide fair and accurate estimates, so there’s no risk of you being in for a shock at the end of a job. Services include a variety of products and equipment to treat everything that you move with great care, including shrink-wrap and pads to pack your belongings safely and securely. They also make use of floor jam, door protectors and floor runners so that both your former and future homes — and belongings — remain in pristine condition.


AC Moving Company

Specialising in both local and long-distance moves, this company is equipped with service vehicles and tools that can accommodate most household items. Available 24/7, they offer packing services that use industrial-strength materials for keeping fragile and valuable items safe, as well as the moving of specialty items such as safes, pianos, and antique goods. They also provide light disassembly and assembly of your furniture at no extra cost, and always use blankets and/or pads to wrap your items so they remain safe during transport. At the destination end, they work with clients to place the items in the rooms where you want them to go. Accurate pricing estimates ensure no hidden charges or unexpected costs.


Centurion Moving & Storage

A veteran-owned moving and storage company serving clients in the Kansas City area, Centurion have over two decades of experience in long-distance, local, fine art, appliance, electronics, and exercise equipment moving.  Their services include getting everything packed, loaded and transported to your new location, then unloaded and unpacked. They’ve built a strong reputation for their competitive pricing, and for paying close attention to the details of each and every project they take on. They also have a warehouse with over 2,700 climate-controlled storage units of all sizes for customers to store their valuables.