Removals Quote UK to Switzerland | European Removals
Switzerland is one of the most successful democratic nations on the planet! Its strong economy, peaceful society, egalitarian welfare system and wonderful culture attract many migrants from other countries each year. Switzerland is a wonderful place to live, with a beautiful natural environment and very high standard of living.
If you are planning on moving to Switzerland this year, make the process easier by hiring a professional European removals company like Schepens. Our family-owned company has been performing removals to Switzerland for decades and we know the country well. We provide clients with a removals service that is affordable, efficient, and professional. Our team of experienced removers can make your removal to Switzerland simple!
Are you looking for a removal quote for UK to Switzerland? Contact Schepens today on 01794 323558 or read on to learn more about this incredibly county and the removals services that Schepens provides.
Why move from the UK to Switzerland?
Switzerland is a very popular destination for migrants from the UK for a many reasons including:
- There are plenty of work and business opportunities available
Switzerland has a successful market economy with a low unemployment rate, high wages, generous working conditions, and paid parental leave. It is an excellent location to find employment or start a new business.
- High-quality and affordable housing
Homes in Switzerland are very affordable compared to most parts of the United Kingdom. The homes in Switzerland are also constructed to very high standards. They are well insulated, comfortable, and feature modern ammenities.
- Switzerland is a healthy place to live with a focus on fitness
The Swiss believe that you must be physically fit to get the most out of life. There is a strong cultural focus on fitness and enjoying outdoor activities like skiing, hiking, swimming, rowing, and bike riding. The government enforces strong restrictions on pollution so the natural environment remains pristine and accessible to all Swiss citizens. If you want to lead a healthy lifestyle, Switzerland is the perfect destination!
- Switzerland is a very safe country
Because of Switzerland’s strong social safety net and prosperous economy, the crime rate is very low — much lower than the UK’s crime rate. That means parents feel safe sending their children to school on their own, citizens can walk alone at night time, and most Swiss citizens go through their life without ever being assaulted or robbed.
- Switzerland has an excellent education system
You will have plenty of options when it comes to educating your children in Switzerland. There are hundreds of public, private, and international schools to choose from across the country. The curriculum does share some similarities to the UK system, with a strong focus on languages, mathematics and science.
The Swiss constitution has a special clause dictating that public education will be free. Children must attend school for at least 9 years, starting from the age of 6. However, some cantons have a longer period of compulsory schooling.
Switzerland also has a very strong tertiary education system and is home to some of the best universities in the world. The country has a long tradition of providing excellent tertiary education, with the first university being established in 1460.
Some of the best schools in Switzerland include:
- Kantonsschule Rychenberg
- Schulhaus Schönengrund
- S:t Eskils gymnasium
- International School Winterthur
- Inter Community School Zurich
- International School Winterthur
- Swiss International School
- Zurich International School
“Your team worked really hard and nothing was too much trouble, they kept smiling and in good spirits even when things were more tricky that first envisaged”.
Useful Resources For People Moving to Switzerland From the UK
The following resources will help you plan your stay in Switzerland:
- Swiss Federal Office for Migration
- Living in Switzerland advice from the UK government
- Visa information for Switzerland
- Social insurance for foreign nationals
- Just Landed guide to living in Switzerland
Why Should You Use Schepens When Moving to Switzerland From the UK?
Schepens has the right combination of skills, experience, and equipment to make moving to Switzerland from the UK simple! Our talented staff will make the removals process completely stress-free — you can relax, knowing that your possessions are in good hands. The main reasons to use Schepens for removals to Switzerland include:
- Schepens has been performing European removals for more over 100-years
Our 3rd-generation, family-owned company has a vast amount of experience! We have been performing removals to Switzerland for many decades and understand the logistics of the journey. Our incredible level of experience means that we are one of the most reliable options for Switzerland removals.
- All removals are managed by a talented move coordinator
We use experienced move coordinators to oversee our European removals. They have helped many clients moving to Switzerland from the UK and know the process well. Your move coordinator will explain the removals process, answer any questions that you have, and inform you of the progress of the removal. They can also provide advice on customs paperwork, deciding what to pack, choosing an insurance plan, and much more.
- 100% free removal quote UK to Switzerland
We offer all clients a 100% free removal quote for UK to Switzerland. Our quotes are comprehensive and clearly describe the services that are included. There are no hidden extras! All quotes are also 100% obligation-free.
- Our removers are uniformed staff and trained to high standard
All of the removers employed by Schepens are uniformed, security-checked and trained to British Association of Removers Standards (BAR). These standards dictate how cargo should be packed, which contingency plans should be in place, how many insurance policies should be offered to clients and much more. Our adherence to BAR standards gives you certainty that the job will be performed professionally.
- Schepens is one of the most affordable European removals companies.
Our company moves a huge amount of cargo throughout Europe each year. The large volumes that we move allow us to negotiate great deals with fuel providers and other suppliers. We pass those discounts onto our clients!
- Schepens uses a fleet of modern removals vehicles
We have the best fleet of all of the leading European movers! It consists of modern removals trucks that have been configured for safely hauling freight over long distances. All vehicles have air ride suspension, security alarms, and an adjustable barring system to keep cargo safe,
We offer a wide range of removals services
Schepens is a full service removals company that will handle every aspect of your move to Switzerland!
- Customs and Quarantine Assistance
Our move coordinators are very experienced with the paperwork that must be filled out when moving to Switzerland from the UK. If you require assistance filling it out, they will be happy to help!
- Numerous insurance options
We offer clients a number of cargo insurance options from reputable insurance companies. In the unlikely event that an incident occurs, our move coordinators can handle the paperwork on your behalf.
- Professional Packing Services
The best way to ensure your fragile possessions make it to Zürich in one piece is by packing them appropriately. Our experienced removers can make sure your items are well packed and arrive in Zürich safely.
- Schepens Storage Services
Because we are one of the largest European movers, we have established multiple storage depots throughout Europe. If your destination location is not ready to receive your cargo immediately, you can store it at one of our storage depots. Our rates are affordable and all storage depots are very secure.