Removals to Beijing | International Removals to China | Moving to China from the UK
Beijing is one of the most vibrant and exciting cities in the world! It is undergone an incredible transformation over the past few decades and has become a very modern city with strong links to its history. Beijing is also a popular destination for migrants from the UK. It is easy to see why — its economy is booming and it is a truly unique city.
If you have decided to head to Beijing in the near future, use a skilled international removals company like Schepens. We are a family-owned company with more than 100 years of experience. We regularly perform removals to Beijing and know the journey well.
Each of our Beijing removals is managed by talented move coordinators. They are highly experienced removers who have performed hundreds of international removals. They will be responsible for guiding you through the removals process, answering your questions and providing useful advice. Your move coordinator can help you decide what to pack, offer you advice on life in Beijing and much more! They make Beijing removals simple and stress-free for our clients.
Why move to Beijing from the UK?
Beijing is one of the world’s most important cities. It is the capital of the People’s Republic of China and the third largest city in the world. Located in northern China, the city contains 16 urban, suburban, and rural districts containing almost 25 million people. Beijing has become a global city that influences the world’s finances, politics, trade, architecture, technology and much more. The most common reasons why people move to Beijing include:
The Beijing economy is one of the world’s best
Beijing is one of the most prosperous cities in the world. Its economy is the largest in China with a nominal gross domestic product (GDP) of more than US$300 billion. The economy continues to grow at an astonishing rate — usually around 10% per year. Beijing is now home to more Fortune 500 company headquarters than any other city in the world.
Beijing’s economy has many successful industries including professional services, manufacturing, construction, agriculture, information technology, finance and scientific research. It is the perfect place to develop a successful career or start a new business.
Beijing is an ancient city with a rich history
The city of Beijing dates back at least 3,000 years but humans have been settling in this location for at least 200,000 years. It was an important city during early imperial China, the Ming dynasty, and the Qing dynasty. Many buildings and historical sites from these periods can be found throughout the city.
The cost of living is affordable
The cost of living in Beijing ranks 377th out of 515 cities in the world. Food and consumers items are very affordable. While accommodation can be expensive in the central parts of Beijing, it is cheap on the outskirts of the city and the public transportation system makes it easy to get around.
Beijing has a vibrant culture
Beijing seamlessly combines ancient Chinese culture with modern Chinese and Western influences. There are dozens of museums and historical sites to visit across the city including the Diamond Throne Pagoda at Zhenjue Temple, the Forbidden City, the Temple of Heaven, the National Museum of China, the Mausoleum of Mao Zedong, and the Monument to the People’s Heroes.
There are many great international schools in Beijing
Each year, Beijing attracts many thousands of people from around the world. Many of those people come with their children, which is why there are many international schools available to choose from. Some of the best schools in Beijing include:
- International School of Beijing
- Beijing City International School
- Harrow International School Beijing
- British School of Beijing
- Western Academy of Beijing
Useful resources for moving to Beijing
Here are some resources that will make your move to Beijing easier!
- Visa information for people moving to China from the UK
- Living in China — advice from the UK government
- Travel advice for people moving to China from the UK government
- Expat exchange tips for living in China
- 8 tips for a life in China
“Just wanted to say thanks again for all the help regarding the move. The day went really well for us and that was down to the great team of lads you sent. They 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. Please thank them for us again; we couldn’t have done it without them.”
Why use Schepens for removals to Beijing from the UK?
Schepens is an experienced international removals company committed to providing excellent customer service. We have helped countless clients move to Beijing from the UK over the years and look forward to helping you! The main reasons to choose Schepens when moving to China from the UK include:
Schepens is a family owned company with incredible customer service
Our family-owned removals business was established more than 100-years ago. We attribute the ongoing success of our company to the incredible customer service we provide. Each client is treated with incredible respect and care. Many of our international removals to Beijing are performed for repeat customers who regularly use our service.
Affordable removals to Beijing
Schepens is proud to provide a world-class China removals service that is efficient and safe. Our China relocation services are also very affordable. We can offer very competitive prices thanks to the large size and efficiency of our operation.
We regularly help clients moving to China from UK
Our team often performs removals to Beijing and other parts of China, this has given us an excellent knowledge of the logistics involved and improves the efficiency of our removals. The frequency of our Beijing removals also means we can offer part load removals — where you share a cargo container with another client. Part load removals to Beijing can reduce the cost of your removal substantially.
100% free quote for all international removals to Beijing
All prospective clients are given a 100% free quote for our services before signing anything. This detailed quote clearly shows which services are included, what cargo is being moved, what the delivery window will be, which insurance plan is being used, and much more. The total price that is listed on your quote is all you will ever pay.