Trünk essential moves Our partner for small international personal effects shipments
Do you want to take only what matters most when moving abroad from Germany? MTL provides the perfect solution for moving your most essential items. And you can use your Trünks again when moving on or moving back!
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Trünk moves your essentials
Award-winning container + flat rate shipping
WHAT IS THE SIZE OF A TRÜNK?
The outside dimensions of a Trünk container are 99 cm long, 58 cm wide and 45 cm tall (39 x 23 x 18 in).
The inside dimensions are 91cm x 51 cm x 38 cm (36 x 20 x 15 inches).
Trünk can be shipped and stored flat, it has a rectangular base and collapses to a height of 18 cm (7 in) before being assembled.
HOW IT WORKS
One flat rate per country of destination for each Trünk you ship.
Each Trünk holds up to 110 pounds (50 kg), the equivalent of 2.5 large suitcases.
Trünk is delivered at your door.
Pack at your own pace and convenience.
Your Trünk is picked up at your front door. Track online for updates.
Receive and reuse
Trünk is yours to keep and reuse in future moves. You can use Trünk to store your items at your new location, or disassemble and store flat to save space.
Any ideas on how to reuse Trünk? Let us know!
frequently asked questions
What is the size of a Trünk container?
The outside dimensions of a Trünk container are 39 inches long, 23 inches wide and 18 inches tall (99 x 58 x 45 cm). The inside dimensions are 36 x 20 x 15 inches (91 x 51 x 38 cm). Trünk can be shipped and stored flat, it has a rectangular base and collapses to a height of 7 inches before being assembled.
How much weight can I pack into a Trünk?
You can pack up to 110 pounds of your personal effects and valued goods, which is the equivalent of what you can pack in 2.5 large suitcases. It is very important to remain within the weight limits to avoid additional charges from the shipping carrier.
Does a Trünk container include packing materials?
The Trünk container does not include packing materials. You can find bubble-wrap and other cushioning materials at your local pack and ship store or with online providers.
What does the price include?
Our standard pricing package includes:
• A brand new Trünk microcontainer delivered at your front door.
• Pick-up of packed Trünk at your selected location.
• Shipping to a new destination.
• Up to $1,000 carrier value protection for your packed goods while in transit.
• 24/7 online tracking.
What paperwork does a Trünk Move require?
1. Packing List
While you are packing, make sure to register the contents of each Trünk and provide all the details necessary to protect the items being shipped. You'll receive a copy of this information in your email.
2. Shipping Label
Provide information about the origin and destination of each Trünk and set a pickup date. We will review your information, send you a shipping label per Trünk, and confirm the pickup date to the email you provide.
International Trünk Moves require a copy of your passport, and country specific documentation depending upon the destination you are shipping/moving to.
How are my items delivered?
We ship and deliver your packed Trünk containers via our carrier partners, UPS, DHL, FedEx and others.
For more information check our FAQ section.
Feel free to contact us if you can't find the answer you're looking for.
MTL Moving Transport Logistics
MTL organizes removals from Germany to most destinations abroad. We cater to the global expat community.
MTL Moving brings you the Essential Moves solutions in collaboration with Trünk Moves.
Dorn-Assenheimer Strasse 50, 61169 Friedberg, Hessen, Germany
+49 6031 161 73 12 Friedberg
+49 30 276 916 81 Berlin
by MTL Moving Transport Logistics
We provide storage at our warehouses in Friedberg / Frankfurt RheinMain area, and in Berlin Marienfelde. We offer pickup and packing at your residence or over-the-counter service at our storage facilities. If you plan to go abroad for a limited time, use Trünk for taking the essentials with you, and leave your furniture with us.