Moving From Phoenix to Boston, MA - Tips From Long Distance Movers

If you’re planning to move from Phoenix to Boston, MA, you need a full-service mover who will utilize a professional moving crew to provide door-to-door service. This 2,649-mile move is an extreme example of what long-distance moving is all about. Whether you’ve been promoted or you’re moving back East, Low Budget Movers is ready to help you with the least amount of stress.


Over 80 percent of the population of Massachusetts lives in the Greater Boston Metro – this area is home to more than 8 million people. Boston was settled in 1630 and is one of the oldest cities in the United States. It is home to Boston University, Harvard and Northeastern. Massachusetts General Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute are known worldwide for superior healthcare.

Boston may be best known for its particular dialect, known as Boston English. Many of the settlers of Boston were from Ireland, and their influence is seen throughout the city.

Housing Costs and Options

If you’re moving from Phoenix to Boston, you’ll may have to downsize. According to Zillow, Boston’s housing market is “hot” with a median price of $449,000. If you’re planning to live within the city limits of Boston, expect a median housing price close to $700,000. Expect median rental rates of $2,700+.

From sleek condos on the water listed for millions, historic properties near the harbor and suburban homes with yards, you’ll find something for everyone – even houseboats.


Expect a major change in climate. Summers are warm with an average high of 80 degrees in July. Winters are cold, averaging about 52 inches of snow. The coastal area of Massachusetts experiences some nor'easters and harsh winter weather. But autumn is mild with beautiful fall color from the abundant deciduous trees.

Plan Ahead

The longer the distance, the more planning you should do. Logistically, planning now may prevent most of the stress associated with moving. Here are some key areas:

  • How much do we need to budget?
  • Will we drive or ship our cars?
  • Should we let our mover pack our belongings?
  • How long will it take for the movers to get to Boston?

Reasons to Choose Low Budget Movers

Low Budget Movers is well rated on Google & Yelp and has an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau. Some of the reasons include:

  • Member of ASMA. Low Budget Movers is a member of the American Moving & Storage Association to help assure your move is trouble-and-stress-free.
  • Up Front Pricing/No Hidden Fees. The quote you receive is the price that you’ll pay once you are 100 percent satisfied at your final destination.
  • All Company Employees. We don’t utilize sub-contractors for any portion of your move. Low Budget Movers trains its employees so that our customers experience less stress, even in a coast-to-coast move.
  • We Value Your Possessions. Our employees respect your belongings. Whether it’s furniture, appliances or china, we train our employees to carefully pack your belongings. We disassemble large pieces of furniture for safe transport and reassemble it at your new home or apartment.

Call Today to Schedule Your Move to Boston

A move of this distance requires careful planning and coordination. As soon as you know the approximate date of your move, please call us at (480) 787-0647 or use our online form for a free quote.

We are licensed and bonded and meet all requirements for interstate moves. Low Budget Movers covers its employees with our company insurance and Workers’ Compensation.

Large furniture or a piano? No problem, we move large, heavy items every day.

From your initial quote to the placement of your belongs in your location, Low Budget Movers endeavors to make your move stress-free.