Why Use ShipGo Instead of United Airlines to Ship Your Luggage?


  • Rates up to 60% cheaper
  • No hidden fees
  • Complimentary insurance
  • Additional insurance up to $10,000
  • On-time delivery guarantee & unique tracking ID
  • Services all 50 states & 180 countries

United Airlines

  • Rising baggage fees
  • Oversized & overweight bag fees
  • No complimentary insurance
  • Additional insurance limited to $3,500
  • Potential for lost, stolen, or delayed baggage
  • Limited delivery services

A Better Way to Ship Your Luggage than United Airlines

ShipGo United Airlines
White-Glove Customer Service check Exceptional customer service 7 days a week. na Deal with long hold times and lengthy calls.
Peace of Mind check Complimentary insurance on every shipment. na Pay additional fees for coverage.
On-Time Guarantee check Guaranteed on-time delivery. na Pay additional fees for upgrades.
Convenience check Door-to-door delivery. Travel light and avoid lines. na Waste time at baggage claim.
Safer to Use check No-contact pickups and deliveries. na Wait in long lines and crowds at the airport.

How ShipGo Works

Skip the airport hassle and breeze through bag-check and baggage claim.

1. Book & Get Label

1. Book & Get Label

Shipping luggage is a breeze. Schedule your shipment dates online and you’ll receive the shipping labels for the trip.

2. Attach & Ship Luggage

2. Attach & Ship Luggage

Pack and securely attach the shipping labels to your luggage. We’ll pick up from your location or you can drop them off.

3. Travel With Ease

3. Travel With Ease

Skip through the airport and save time without carrying any luggage, knowing your bags have been taken care of.

4. Relax

4. Relax

Enjoy your trip and arrive stress-free. Your luggage has been shipped and delivered at your final destination.

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FAQs About Flying With Your Luggage on United Airlines

Does United Airlines deliver delayed baggage?

Yes. In the event that your luggage misses your flight, United Airlines will deliver your delayed baggage once it arrives at the destination airport.

Will United Airlines deliver luggage?

Yes. For passengers that don’t need immediate access to their baggage upon arrival, you may opt to have United Airlines deliver your luggage to your destination for an additional fee. United Airlines will utilize a 3rd-party service to transport your baggage. You’ll be charged per bag and occasionally a per-mile fee will be included as well. Delivery is limited, servicing within 100 miles of the airport only.

Can I check my baggage online with United Airlines?

You can check baggage online but must do so at least 24 hours before your flight. With ShipGo, you can book and pay as far ahead in advance as you’d like.

What is the cheapest way to ship a suitcase?

ShipGo offers the cheapest suitcase shipping rates with pricing up to 60% cheaper than going directly through United Airlines.

Get started today, make your trip with ShipGo easier than it’s ever been!

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