How to Ship Camping Gear Abroad

How to pack and ship camping gear internationally

Whether you sell tents and camping gear, or you are a sports fan looking for the best way to send camping equipment abroad, through Eurosender platform you get the best logistics solutions. Learn more about how to pack a tent and other camping gear for shipping and book low-cost deliveries with Eurosender.

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How to ship a tent and other camping equipment internationally

When it comes to shipping camping equipment internationally, it is of utmost importance to choose the right shipping method and logistics partner for the transport.

Express shipping

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Standard shipping

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How to pack camping gear for shipping?

To prepare a camping tent, sleeping bag, pads, camping pillows and other camping gear for shipping, follow these steps:

  1. Roll up the camping tent and tie it with ropes. Disassemble the parts of the camping equipment, where it’s possible.
  2. Pack smaller parts into labelled plastic bags, so you know exactly where they belong when putting up your tent or other hiking gear.
  3. Wrap your tent and camping gear in bubble wrap or leave it in a bag.
  4. Place the items in the cardboard box and fill the empty space with additional cushioning material.
  5. Close the box and label if needed.

What to know before shipping tents, sleeping bags and other camping gear abroad?

  • Pack your camping equipment and measure the packaging. Use the size calculator to see which type of service is more suitable for your package.
  • Book your shipment in advance.
  • Make sure that someone is present on the pickup and delivery addresses.
  • Check if you should print and attach the label to the package. This information should be provided to you by email.


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FAQs on how to ship a tent and camping equipment internationally

Can I send camping gear directly to my vacation spot?

When booking through Eurosender, all services are performed door to door meaning that your camping gear will be collected and delivered at the address you will choose. Just make sure, someone is present at the delivery address. You can arrange the shipping to the local hotel reception or nearest store. Check our guidelines on how to ship and receive packages while travelling or in a hotel.

Are there insurance options for sending camping gear abroad?

We care about our customers! That is why every shipment booked through Eurosender platform is automatically insured. The value of the insurance depends on the shipping service you choose. Additionally, you can purchase extra insurance at reasonable rates.

Can I ship a tent and equipment for glamping?
If you want to take camping to the next level, a glamping trip would be exactly what you need. Glamping is a modern way of camping with amenities that ensures comfort but still keeps you close to nature. Many of our customers are wondering how to prepare for glamping and send glamping essentials to different locations. Eurosender offers different types of logistics services across Europe and worldwide. We cooperate with the most reliable courier companies and provide affordable shipping solutions for you to send glamping essentials to a campsite.