Stress-free moves from US to UK
Stress-free moves from US to UK
With over 40 years of experience, choose JK Moving for your move to the UK from the US, our comprehensive relocation services include expert packing, secure transportation, and timely delivery. Our dedicated move manager will coordinate all logistics for a smooth and organized process. We also offer safe and secure storage options for temporary storage needs.
Why move to the United Kingdom?
With its strong economy, prestigious education system, rich culture, and safe environment, the UK presents exciting opportunities and experiences.
The UK offers diverse job opportunities and growth potential, making it an attractive destination for fulfilling careers. Trust JK Moving when moving from the US to the UK.
The UK is renowned for its prestigious universities and high-quality education system, making it an attractive destination for students and researchers.
Rich Culture & History
Home to a wealth of historical landmarks, museums, theaters, and cultural events, providing enriching experiences for residents.
Top Healthcare & Safety
The UK's NHS provides quality healthcare services, while political stability and low crime rates ensure a safe living environment.
Top 5 destinations to move in UK
Discover the allure of the United Kingdom with JK: seamless moves from the US to diverse destinations like bustling London and charming Edinburgh. Experience a land of history, culture, and endless opportunities to live, work, and thrive.
As the capital city, London is a bustling metropolis with a diverse population and a wealth of career opportunities. It is a global hub for finance, business, arts, and culture, offering a vibrant lifestyle and a wide range of amenities.
Located in northwest England, Manchester is known for its thriving music and arts scene, as well as its strong sporting culture. It is a major economic center with excellent job prospects, particularly in sectors like media, technology, and healthcare.
The capital of Scotland, Edinburgh combines historical charm with a lively atmosphere. It is famous for its festivals, including the Edinburgh International Festival and the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. The city offers a rich cultural heritage, stunning architecture, and a high quality of life.
Situated in southwest England, Bristol is a vibrant city with a dynamic music and arts scene. It has a strong maritime history, and a lively street art culture, and is known for its focus on sustainability and environmental initiatives. Bristol is also home to several prestigious universities.
Located in the West Midlands, Birmingham is the UK's second-largest city and a major economic and cultural center. It offers a diverse multicultural environment, a thriving arts and music scene, and a range of employment opportunities across various sectors.
Moving to UK FAQs
What are the visa requirements for moving to the UK?
Visa requirements vary depending on the purpose and duration of your stay in the UK. Common visas include work visas, study visas, and family visas. It’s important to research and understand the specific visa requirements that apply to your situation.
How is the cost of living in the UK compared to other countries?
The cost of living in the UK can vary depending on the location. Generally, major cities like London tend to have a higher cost of living compared to smaller towns. It’s advisable to research and budget for expenses such as accommodation, transportation, healthcare, and taxes before making the move.
How do I find accommodation in the UK?
There are several ways to find accommodation in the UK, including online listings, estate agents, and rental agencies. Websites and platforms dedicated to property rentals can help you search for suitable options. It’s advisable to consider factors like location, budget, and proximity to amenities when choosing your accommodation.
How do I obtain a quote for my UK move?
To obtain a quote for your international move from US to UK, you can contact JK Moving directly through our website or by phone. We will gather information about your move, such as the origin and destination, the size and weight of your belongings, and any additional services required. Based on this information, we will provide you with a customized quote.
A global moving network you can trust
Overseas Moving Network International
JK is one of the top 3 U.S.-based OMNI (Overseas Moving Network International) members, a global network of the world’s leading overseas moving companies.
International Federation of International Movers (FIDI)
As one of only 31 FIDI-certified global movers operating in the U.S., JK offers its customers access to an exclusive network of more than 500 other FIDI affiliates around the globe.
International Association of Movers
JK is a Governing Member of the industry's largest global trade association, IAM, comprising companies that provide moving, forwarding, shipping, logistics, and related services in more than 170 countries.