Removals to Rouen | European Removals | Removals to Rouen from UK
Rouen is a very popular destination with migrants from the UK and other parts of Europe. It is easy to see why! Rouen is packed with culture and has a high standard of living. The economy in Rouen is very strong and it is easy to find work. It is the perfect place to start a family or make a life for yourself.
If you are lucky enough to be moving to Rouen this year, choose an experienced European removals company like Schepens. With more than 100 years of experience and incredibly talented removers, we make removals to Rouen simple!
Every client is assigned a dedicated move coordinator. They will guide you through the removals process, explaining the removals schedule, helping you choose an insurance plan, and offering advice on life in Rouen. They will answer any questions that you have and take the stress out of moving house.
This blog post will share some information about this beautiful city, then explain why Schepens is the best choice for removals to Rouen.
Why are so many people moving to the Rouen?
Rouen combines the conveniences of big city living with the aesthetics of a beautiful French town. Unlike many other cities in Europe, Rouen has retained its character. You will be swept up in the romance of the place and eventually fall in love with Rouen. The main reasons why people move to Rouen include:
The economy of Rouen is flourishing
In recent years, the economy of Rouen has started to improve. The unemployment rate has dropped, businesses are starting to invest in the city, and consumers are spending more money. The largest sectors in Rouen are professional services, tourism, manufacturing, transport, and education. It is an excellent location to start a career or new business.
Rouen is packed with culture!
The beauty of Rouen has attracted artists for many centuries — Claude Monet even created a series of very famous impressionistic paintings of the Rouen Cathedral. It is still a very artistic city that is packed with art galleries, museums, theatres, libraries, and concert halls. Like most cities in France, food culture is also prominent in Rouen. There are dozens of incredible restaurants and cafes to enjoy — it is a real foodies delight.
Rouen is a beautiful city
Rouen is packed with stunning architecture and historic buildings. Some of the most spectacular buildings and sites include the Notre Dame Cathedral, Gros Horloge (astronomical clock), Rouen Castle, Palais de Justice, and Gothic Church of St Maclou. There are plenty of green spaces in the city and you easily find a great spot for a picnic with the family.
Rouen has excellent transport link
There are mainline trains running from Rouen to Gare de Rouen-Rive-Droite, Le Havre and Paris, making it simple to take a quick trip to one of these beautiful cities. There are also trains to regional parts of France if you want to visit a more serene location. City transportation includes a comprehensive tram and bus network. There is also an airport which has international flights.
Rouen has a high standard of living
The cost of living in Rouen is low, housing is affordable, the crime rate is low, and wages are relatively high. Citizens also enjoy access to excellent public transport, schools, and medical facilities.
“Thank you to you, and everyone involved in our move, making it run as smoothly as it did, and especially the guys, who worked like Trojans to get us loaded and unloaded at this end, they still had a sense of humour even getting the last item from the truck. Please pass on our thanks to the boys, they were a pleasure to have around at such a stressful time. Kind regards, Paula, Tony and Rhian”
A high-quality education system
Rouen is a great city to live in if you intend on furthering your education. It is home to many excellent tertiary institutions including the University of Rouen and the École Supérieure de Commerce de Rouen (Rouen Business School).
If yo are moving to Rouen with your children, you will be happy to learn that France has one of the best education systems in the world. Schools in France usually focus on traditional methods of learning with strict discipline. School is compulsory for children between the ages of six and 16. State education is free for French citizens.
Some of the best schools in Rouen include:
- School Vallée Du Cailly
- School Jeanne D’arc
- Lycée Corneille
- Elementary School Jules Michelet
- Boarding School Saint Jean-Baptiste De La Salle
- Institution Jean-Paul Ii
Useful Resources For Moving to Rouen
The following online resources can help you plan and execute your move to Rouen!
- Foreign travel advice for France
- Advice for people immigrating to France
- Help for British nationals — Living in France
- Visa information for France
- Expatica guide to education in France
Why Choose Schepens for Removals to Rouen?
Schepens will make your move to Rouen simple! Our experienced team will ensure your possessions safely arrive on time. Best of all — we are one of the most affordable removers servicing Rouen. The main reasons to choose Schepens for removals to Rouen include:
We regularly perform removals to Rouen from UK
Schepens often helps UK clients move to Rouen and other cities in France. The frequency of our removals to France mean that we know the country extremely well — improving our reliability and efficiency.
Schepens is a company you can trust
Our family-owned company has been in business for more than 100 years! We have been successfully performing removals to Rouen from the UK for many decades and have hundreds of satisfied clients. Why risk your removal with an inexperienced company — choose Schepens!
Our company has a strong focus on customer service
The only reason why Schepens has been able to stay in business for more than 100 years is our dedication to providing incredible customer service! We treat clients as a member of the Schepens family — with a great deal of respect and care.
Schepens is an affordable option for removals to Rouen from UK
Schepens moves a large amount of cargo between the UK and France every month. This allows us to obtain bulk discounts that other removers cannot access. We pass those discounts onto our clients, making us one of the most affordable options for removals to Rouen.
All removals to Rouen can be customised
We offer clients a wide range of services including our professional packing service, and our storage service. Clients can pick and choose from our services to create a removals plan that perfectly matches their requirements. Best of all — there are no hidden extra costs.
Dedicated or shared loads
All removals to France can be performed with dedicated or shared loads. A dedicated load involves the cargo container or truck being filled with your possessions. Shared loads involve multiple clients sharing a container or truck. Shared loads are a great choice if you only have a small number of possessions or you are interested in saving money.
Removers trained to British Association of Removers standards
All staff members performing removals to Rouen are trained to British Association of Removers standards. These standards dictate the kinds of packing materials that should be used, how items should be loaded, which contingency plans should be in place and much more. Adherence to these guidelines ensures our removals to France are performed safely and efficiently.
We service all of France
Schepens run removals to and from all major towns, cities and areas of France including: Paris, Dordogne, Languedoc, Charente, Bordeaux, Limoges, Nice, Lyon, Brittany, The Alps, Perpignan, Montpellier, Normandy, Marseilles, Lille, Loire, Nancy, Dijon, Nantes, Brest, Grenoble, Burgundy, Versailles, Valence, Toulon, Provence and many more.
If you are interested in a removal to Rouen or another part of France, contact Schepens today on 01794 323558 for an obligation-free quote!