Native English speaking! Man with a Van service in Berlin.
Van Man Berlin provides a simple, reliable and friendly man with a van service in Berlin. If you need something transporting, from single items, IKEA collections, washing machine and fridge transport with carry service, to small apartment moves, we can help!
Hi, my name is Chris, I'm a British-Slovenian living in Berlin. Before moving from the UK, I was a highly experienced driver making deliveries in central London, the South and East of England. As a professional driver, I hold a German driver's license with classes A,B.B+E,C and C+E. (D and D+E in the UK)
*I don't own this truck
I own a Ford Transit 2.0l
It is a 'Euro 6' meaning it can travel in low emission zones in the center of most cities across Europe. Including London's ULEZ zone
Access to the loading area are on the rear and the passenger side. It can also seat 2 passengers.
The vans maximum height is 2,5m (make note of height restrictions!) and 5,8m long.
The van also has a trailer hitch. Having a B+E class license, we can tow any size trailer.
The loading area is;
Width - 1,7m
Height - 1,9m
Length - 3,5m
Volume - 11m3
Max Weight - 1,300kg (including driver and passengers)
All measurements are approximate!
Just need the transport
You just need the transport. Includes Chris helping load and unload.
1 Person Assistance
Chris and the van assisting you.
2 Person Assistance
Chris, one extra pair of hands and the Van to assist.
We are able to take away your unwanted bulky items to the BSR. (Domestic waste only)
Long Distance Transport
We offer long distance transport throughout Germany and the EU, to and from Berlin.
We also offer transport for the transferring of residence to and from the UK and Switzerland.
IKEA, Baumarkt, store collection
We are able to collect an order on your behalf from an IKEA, Baumarkt or store and deliver it to your home.
Frequently asked questions
What info do you need to make a booking ?
The best way to get in contact is through WhatsApp, Email, Facebook, or the form on this website.
To make and to confirm a booking, all we need is the following info below. We use this info to calculate the time needed, distance, to find a suitable time slot in our schedule and for us to plan breaks.
Preferred Date and Time -
What things do you need to transport? - (Please list items, bulky/heavy/large items please give the dimensions)
Pick up address -
Drop off address -
What assistance will you be requiring?
-1 person assisting
-2 persons assisting
If assistance is needed then please include details of the pickup/drop off
From what floor? -
If it is a front or back house 'Vorder- oder Hinterhaus’? -
Does this location have an elevator?
-Yes, but it’s located on a half floor
-Yes, but it’s not big enough for furniture to fit in
Are there problems with parking or access at this address?-
(e.g. bus stop, narrow street that traffic can't pass when double parked, street is on a tram line, hausmeister required to open a gate, narrow door or stairwell, etc…)
How do you calculate costs?
Costs are calculated by a few factors:
Number of items.
Size and weight of items.
From what floors and if the building has a large enough elevator.
What payment methods do you accept?
We accept both Card/EC and Cash. The payment is taken after a job is completed.
Bank transfer is also possible but the payment has to clear before a job starts.
Are you insured?
The company maintains Business Liability Insurance which insures customers in the event of personal injury or damage to buildings during a contract.
The company will also compensate for the loss or damage of items being transported.
Full details and limitations are detailed in the company’s Terms and Conditions. (See section 9 and 10).
Do You work at weekends?
Yes, we try to work 2 Saturdays on and 2 off every month. With a special request Sundays are also possible. Due to 'Ruhezeit' (quiet time), we are unable to assist in residential buildings at this time.
Do you offer packing services?
Unfortunately we do not. It is your responsibility to pack items ready for transport.
It is possible for us to deliver moving boxes to your location at an extra cost.
Is it my responsibility to organise a parking space?
Sometimes it is necessary. If the road is too narrow, cycle lane, tram line is on the street, etc... a reserved parking space is needed. You might be liable for any parking fines that are incurred.
Or alternatively you can fill in this form;
Please check all info is correct before submitting.