How Much Will My Piano Move Cost?
That depends on the type of piano, mileage, and other factors.
Piano moves start at $349.00
All rates quoted are door-to-door insured. See photos, below, to identify your piano and the base price.
Mileage: add $1/mile round trip if more than 25 miles beyond the our local territories of DC Metro, Richmond, Charlottesville, and Harrisonburg.
Stair steps numbering 6 or more in a row: $50 per flight – add $100 if an extra mover is needed.
Around the house over grass: $50 for smaller pianos, $150 for grand pianos and vertical grand pianos
Elevator service: $50 over 7 floors.
Long distance moves of 4 hours or more with 2 movers is billed at $140/hr. See the maps link for billable hours adding 1 hour at each location for packing and unpacking.
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Digital Pianos $349
Cabinet Grand 50" - 56" $449
Spinet 36 - 40" $349
Square Grand $549
Console 40" - 44" $349
Studio 45" - 52" $349
Grand 5' - 6'8" $449
Concert Grand 7' - 9' $549
For 116 years and through 3 generations in the same family, Whitesel Charlottesville Piano Moving has safely moved thousands of pianos. Fredericksburg, Stafford, Spotsylvania, Locust Grove, King George, Bowling Green and more are within our local territory.
Your upright piano is being moved from Richmond, Virginia to Fredericksburg, Virginia, only 4 steps at each location –
Base cost upright: $349.00
Mileage = 100 or $100.00
Total cost: $449.00
Your baby grand piano is being moved locally in Richmond, Charlottesville, or Northern Virginia DC Metro area. There are 6 porch steps at one location.
Base cost grand piano: $449.00
1 flight of 6 steps: $50.00
Total cost: $499.00
For local moves, usually 10 days notice is sufficient. For regional moves, please book your move at least three weeks in advance.
Local, Regional, National
We can move your piano anywhere in the world! We move pianos locally and regionally using our own truck and our own professional moving staff. Our territory goes from southern New Jersey south to Columbia, SC, and west to eastern KY. For moves outside our region, we use our store as a pick-up or delivery point for cross-country movers that specialize in pianos only including Walter Piano Transport and Keyboard Carriage.
Whitesel Charlottesville Piano Company
634 Rio Road W Charlottesville, VA 22901
434.296.8886 Fax 434-296-8890
1890 S. Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22801
The University of Mary Washington Department of Music
The University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, Virginia has a robust music department offering a Bachelor of Arts in Music. “UMW music majors leave prepared for graduate study, performance, composition, research, production, sound engineering, and more. Graduates who include music education often teach in public schools” according to their web site: