Managing your fine art transport for single items or complete loads throughout the UK & to destinations around the world.

At Tuplin Fine Art, our team knows exactly how to transport your collections or individual items to major locations around the world. Using only trusted overseas partners, we design the most cost effective and efficient method of transport via land, sea or air.

We manage your transport and keep you updated every step of the way. We’ll also arrange for tarmac supervision and witness-loading if needed to make sure that your shipment is handled properly and flies as booked

We have the simple aim of getting your shipment to where it needs to be on time, securely and with as little time in transit as possible.

Fine art transport at a glance:

  • Shipment by land, sea or air

  • Direct, dedicated or consolidated shipments

  • Domestic and international transport

  • Full customs brokerage services

  • Witness loading and tarmac supervision

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We offer transport via air on both passenger and freighter aircraft to destinations around the world.

For direct shipments we fly through major hubs such as New York, Los Angeles, Dubai, Shanghai and Seoul. Consolidated shipments can be transported to virtually anywhere in the world.

This includes consolidated trucking to destinations throughout Europe and into Switzerland.

For larger shipments of whole collections or exhibitions, FCL sea freight can be the most cost effective form of transport, we can manage this for you, door to door including unpacking and installation services at destination.

We use our excellent relationships with our international partners to make sure your shipment is handled smoothly and quickly, however it has been transported.


We can take care of all UK customs procedures covering imports, exports, and transfers and diversions.

We also use our own fully secure and temperature controlled customs bonded warehouses for both short and long-term storage of your art work.

Our modern systems allow us to keep our own client records for all Temporary Admissions and bonded items. This means you can call on us at any time to check a work’s status, and rely on us to remind you when something requires action.

Domestic Services

We offer dedicated or consolidated fine art transport throughout the UK. For both single items and complete loads, we can deliver your shipment from anywhere to anywhere. This includes onward UK delivery of import road shipments brought to our warehouses from continental Europe.