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Bike and Luggage Shipping

If you’re flying to RAGBRAI, or don’t want the hassle of lugging your bike and baggage to the starting point, we encourage you to ship your bike and luggage directly to RAGBRAI. The following companies are independent of RAGBRAI officials.  They have been sanctioned by RAGBRAI to provide bike and luggage shipping to the start town and back from the end town.  All arrangements are made between you and the shipping company and do not involve RAGBRAI Officials.


Need to get your bike to RAGBRAI? and have teamed up to provide bike and luggage shipping for RAGBRAI participants.  You will receive the best possible price along with the best in customer service by shipping your bike to and from RAGBRAI through these two companies. is the leading bicycle shipping service for cyclists. They make it convenient, reliable, and affordable to get your bike to wherever you want it to go and offer the best rates, excellent service, and premium protection with every shipment. They are cyclists serving cyclists. Check their website for tips on packing your bike and other services they provide. has been serving RAGBRAI riders since 2010, offering full-service bike and luggage shipping at great prices. The owners have been on RAGBRAI as riders and charter operators for more than 30 years. They know RAGBRAI. Your bike will be in the best of care while on its way to RAGBRAI.

Looking to ship your bike and gear but need help with the following? 

  • Convenient Locations before and after the ride
  • Easy Online Ordering, Payment by Credit Card
  • UPS Shipping of Your Bicycle and Baggage
  • Option of professional Pre-Assembly of Your Bicycle
  • Options for Bike Hand-Off at ride’s end, with return packaging done by Professional Bike Mechanics
  • Included Week-long Storage of Your Bike Box or Case


Or, RAGBRAI riders who are handling ALL of their own receiving, bike assembly, packing and/or box/case/luggage storage and transport, and drop off to shipping provider after RAGBRAI from the start to finish may still book their RAGBRAI shipping directly through other shipping services.

Options for Assembling your bicycle before and after RAGBRAI:

  • $60 pre-assembly before RAGBRAI
  • $60 package after RAGBRAI
  • $120 for pre-assemble and packaging before and after RAGBRAI

Storage of Bike Case or Box

  • No additional charge for bike case or bike box storage.

Customer Service Support 

Or Pete Phillips,, 402-681-2613 cell phone

Friends of RAGBRAI