Top Moving Companies in Raleigh, NC

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7.9Superb based on 700+ data points.

Founded in Texas in 1992, Little Guys expanded around the country, opening its Raleigh franchise in 2013. Since then, this mover has provided people and businesses in the Research Triangle with both local and long-distance moving services, storage options, and moving supply sales. Little Guys can also provide packing, loading, piano moving, in-home furniture “shuffling,” and furniture disassembly and assembly. For seniors, they offer a specialized moving process to help with downsizing and retirement facility transitions. From its start, Little Guys has approached moving as a form of hospitality service, putting a major focus on professionalism, transparency, and the comfort of its customers.


7.8Superb based on 650+ data points.

Since 2015, Athens Moving Experts has helped Raleigh, Chapel Hill, Holly Springs, and communities across North Carolina with their residential and commercial moves, whether locally or long-distance. This company’s pricing is based around a fixed hourly rate that includes loading and/or unloading, furniture protection, appliance servicing, and furniture disassembly and assembly, with additional charges for packing and for bulky items such as safes and pianos. Athens also can provide labor for interior furniture re-arrangement and loading or unloading self-move containers or trucks. Its record of service excellence has earned Athens the 2019 Angie’s List Super Service Award, 2019 Best of Home Advisor award, and 2020 Expertise Best Moving Company in Raleigh recognition.


7.5Fabulous based on 750+ data points.

With fourteen locations spread across the southern and central United States, Miracle Movers has been providing local and long-distance relocation services to individuals and businesses for over fifteen years. Its moving teams are made of licensed, bonded full-time employees “not day laborers” and the company prides itself on maintaining largely family-owned and managed franchises. The Raleigh branch puts a particular premium on efficiency and aims to be the most punctual, reliable moving operation in North Carolina. Miracle Movers partners with the Triangle Apartment Association and supports Move for Hunger.


7.3Fabulous based on 1000+ data points.

College Hunks is a national company that started in 2005 to help people who are moving or eliminating clutter. Today, College Hunks has 145 offices across the United States and Canada. Like the other locations, the Raleigh franchise offers long-distance and local moving for individuals and businesses, as well as packing services and supplies, and storage options. College Hunks also offers donation pickups, junk removal, seasonal cleanups, storm recovery, and labor for tasks such as light demolition, rearranging furniture, staging homes or offices, and unloading and loading.


7.2Fabulous based on 650+ data points.

Bellhops has over 100 locations around the country, including seven in North Carolina. Its Raleigh office opened in 2011 and has successfully completed over 200,000 moves since then. This mover uses a simple, clean online dashboard to make it easy for customers to manage their move, adjust schedules, add or remove services, and view and pay bills. In addition, it employs a simple rate and prorated pricing system to make the cost of any job completely transparent to the customer. Beyond local and long-distance moving services, Bellhops can provide labor-only for help with loading or unloading, driving and delivery, and packing supplies.


7.0Fabulous based on 200+ data points.

For nearly a decade, Crabtree Family Moving has provided the Greater Triangle region with a range of storage and moving services. A family-owned company, Crabtree offers residential and business clients local, national, and international moving, as well as the option for packing and white-glove services. Crabtree also provides logistics services, including supply chain management, warehousing and distribution, custom and specialty crating, contract services, and trade show and exhibit setup. Crabtree has won a number of awards and recognitions, including runner-up as WRAL’s 2019 “Best Moving Company” and one of three finalists for Indy Week’s 2018 “Best Moving Company in the Triangle.”


7.0Fabulous based on 350+ data points.

Dogwood is a new local moving company that started in 2020 and serves the Raleigh area. Dogwood’s mission is to provide customers with a safe, efficient, and straightforward moving experience, from planning, through packing, disassembly, loading, transit, unloading, and reassembly. For an additional fee, Dogwood can provide packing supplies and services. Its hourly rates are determined by the day of the week and the size of the team and truck required; for an additional fee, they can move upright pianos and gun safes. This mover is often able to arrange for last-minute moves.


6.9Fabulous based on 450+ data points.

Ken’s is a local, family-owned company in Cary, North Carolina, that started in 2010. This Raleigh mover provides both local and long-distance moving services for both residential and commercial clients across the Raleigh and Durham area, and it can coordinate rental and moving in and out of self-storage facilities in the area. Ken’s uses a flat-rate hourly fee system, which includes furniture disassembly and assembly; for an additional fee, packing and unpacking services and/or supplies are also available. Perhaps most notable is their same-day moving services for local customers.


6.8Fabulous based on 200+ data points.

Sweeps is a North Carolina odd jobs company with locations across the state and that has been in business since 2004. Its teams of college student laborers are available for most general jobs, whether months in advance or on the same day. The website provides profiles and reviews of the company’s over 2,000 “Sweepers.” In addition to helping with packing, disassembly and assembly, loading and unloading, and other moving tasks, Sweeps teams can also take care of other general labor tasks. Some of the other jobs Sweepers do include hauling, staging and reorganizing, cleaning, yard work, dog walking, landscaping, painting, tech support, event staffing, and even tutoring.


6.7Fabulous based on 150+ data points.

Located in Raleigh, Branch Out Moving Delivery is a full-service moving company committed to helping you transition smoothly to your new home or office within the state of North Carolina. No matter how small or big the job is, the family-owned and operated company has an efficient and experienced moving crew, clean and well-equipped trucks, and state-of-the-art moving equipment to get the job done efficiently and safely. Founded more than two decades ago, it offers competitive rates without sacrificing quality. Prioritizing customer care, Branch Out Moving provides flexible scheduling options, various labor-only services, free estimates, and on-time pick-ups and deliveries.


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  1. Little Guys Movers Raleigh is the #1 moving company in Raleigh, NC with a rating of 7.9 based on 700+ data points.
  2. Athens Moving Experts is the #2 moving company in Raleigh, NC with a rating of 7.8 based on 650+ data points.
  3. Miracle Movers Raleigh is the #3 moving company in Raleigh, NC with a rating of 7.5 based on 750+ data points.
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Quality Moving Services from Raleigh Movers

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Interstate Moves

If you’re relocating to Raleigh, North Carolina, from another state, we’ll put you in touch with the best state-to-state moving companies in our network. They’ll handle everything related to your move and make sure to set up your new home carefully and efficiently.

Intrastate & Local Moves

Moving from North Hills to Brier Creek or from Raleigh to Chapel Hill? We’ll connect you with intrastate movers who can provide local moving services anywhere in North Carolina.

Small Load Moves

Let us find you some help to move into your dorm room, new studio, or 1-bedroom apartment. Students at one of the many area colleges – NC State University, Shaw University, Meredith College, and others – can cut down on their new school year stress by hiring extra helping hands.

Furniture Shipments

Furniture is often very heavy and awkward to move. Let us connect you with professional furniture movers in Raleigh to transport these items for you. They have the skills to manage your furniture through tight spaces carefully, and they are dismantling and reassembling pros.

Piano Transport

Leave the moving of large valuables, like your piano, to the professionals. We have a network of piano relocation experts who are ready to help you today.

Art & Antiques

Your art and antiques are a direct reflection of your personal style and aesthetic. Let us put you in touch with our vetted, recommended art movers, so you know your special pieces will get the care and respect they deserve.


Need a safe and temporary space to store your belongings? Great Guys Movers will match you with moving companies who can store your belongings in clean temperature-controlled warehouses, giving you peace of mind during your transition.

Car Shipping

Raleigh, NC, is a growing metropolitan area, so you’ll probably be bringing your car with you. If you don’t want to or can’t drive it there yourself, let us put you in contact with our vetted, insured auto shipping experts.

Packing Services

Are you overwhelmed by the thought of boxing up all your belongings? Hire movers to pack up your house or office for you. We'll connect you with a reputable pro packing team who will use top quality materials to wrap and pack your home office or your entire household.

Residential Moves

Several companies in Raleigh specialize in household moves. Let Great Guys Movers find the right residential moving company for you to ensure all goes according to plan.

Commercial Moves

Running a business is no easy task. Let us help you find a professional commercial moving company that will relocate your business from start to finish — expertly. Their professional skills allow you to focus on your work and your clients with minimal disruption.

Same Day/Emergency/Short Notice

Need to move now? Don’t worry – all you have to do is call us the minute you know you need last-minute help. Our network of the best local and long-distance movers will get you moving right away.

Moving Supplies

Don't over-purchase unnecessary moving supplies. We can help you make sure you don’t spend more than you have to. Expert moving specialists can tell you exactly how much of everything you’ll need to make your move successful.