Pet & Animal Courier Services

APHA Approved | Animal Transport Services

SpeedLink’s Pet and Animal Courier & Transport Service is the best choice for the safe, secure and caring transportation of your pet – across town, the country or to many locations in Europe. You can trust SpeedLink to provide a service tailored to your needs.

SpeedLink’s reputation is unparalleled with many years of experience in the transportation of valuable, sensitive and time critical materials across the UK, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, North America and Asia.

With over 83 service centres in the UK - we can be with you in under 60 minutes.*  Call now on +44 (0) 208 037 7899 for immediate assistance

* Subject to local traffic, weather and uncontrolled circumstances

SpeedLink's Pet and Animal movements are carried personally by a SpeedLink team member from origin to destination in climate controlled vehicles with the utmost of care. All animal shipment are carried via our same day courier network. Animals are never transported through a trucking network or parcel system, and shipments are never forwarded through a freight or cargo service. A SpeedLink team member will always personally accompany your pet from collection right through to delivery. Pets never leave our team members care.

Authorization Certificate

To view our government authorization, please download our certificate:

Let's help you!
08:00 - 18:00
+44 (0) 208 037 7899
The Hub, Fowler Avenue,
Farnborough, GU14 7JF

APHA Approved Pet and Animal Courier

SpeedLink’s Pet Couriers are specially and specifically trained for the carriage of animals.

Our team members are sensitive and caring, fully aware of the special handling and attention this type of transport demands.

Our staff have undergone background and security checks, ensuring the safest possible care.

Our team members are professionals – able to ensure the safe conveyance your animals.

Your Vital Link for Pet and Animal Courier #vitallink


Our Vehicles

When transporting by road, bespoke climate controlled vehicles for the transport of animals are utilised. We do not use motorcycles, courier vans or trucks. Pets and animals are transported in appropriate sized passenger vehicles. Hybrid and low-emission vehicles are available and can be requested. Other types of shipments are never carried in the same vehicle at the same time as animals.

Regulations & Paperwork

You can be assured that SpeedLink adheres to the tightest of regulations concerning the transport of pets and animals by road. Rest and comfort breaks are employed for longer journeys. Proper rest breaks are provided where the animals is allowed out of it's crate or enclosure. The shipper will be required to provide leads and pet food and water for such breaks. Please see our licence from the APHA below.

How Does It Work?

  • To arrange for a pet or animal shipment, simply Contact Us for immediate assistance.
  • We will need the full address, contact phone number and opening times of the collection and delivery points.
  • We will need to ascertain the time-frame you require the shipment to be completed.
  • This will allow us to provide you with a tailored quotation and advise a transit time frame.
  • Once a service is selected, an up-front payment by credit or debit card, BACS, Chaps, SEPA or similar electronic funds transfer is required to confirm before a pet courier is dispatched to collect.
  • Booking Confirmation will be forwarded to you by email with the above collection and delivery details as well as dates, times and additional services selected. And invoice will also accompany this email.
  • You will be then be notified by email when the shipment has been collected, is in transit and then when it has been delivered safely. Telephone notification is also available if required.


Price Match Guarantee

We offer to beat any written quotation for a like-for-like service. Please ask for details.

Service Suite

Fast road based transport with dedicated vehicle and driver to the UK and Europe.

Best For:

Urgent delivery to a UK or European destination that can be reached by road within the same day.

Sub Products:

European Same Day Courier
London Motorcycle Courier

Direct flights worldwide using the first, most suitable aircraft or high speed train for lift off.

Best For:

Urgent delivery by rail or air to a UK or international address that cannot be reached by road within the same day.

Sub Products:

Next Flight Out
Next High-speed Train to Europe

Personally accompanied delivery by air; rotary or fixed wing, air freighter or commercial flight.

Best For:

Delivery of confidential, sensitive or valuable items requiring a Secure Chain of Custody from collection to delivery.

Sub Products:

On Board Courier
Chartered Aircraft‎‎‎‎

Our Expertise

Services Available To / From

Services Available To / From

  • England
  • Wales
  • Scotland

Service between the UK and the EU are currently suspended as a result of Brexit.

Key Features

Key Features

  • Door-to-door, end-to-end service
  • Dedicated vehicle service
  • Specialist, uniformed personnel
  • Climate controlled vehicles
  • Live GPS tracking from collection through to delivery
  • Secure handling and storage at our international hub if required
  • Dedicated point of contact by phone, email, SMS or WhatsApp
  • e-Notification of each stage of shipment with Proof of Delivery
Our Ethos

Our Ethos

SpeedLink endeavours to offer a personalised and tailored solution to transport your pets anywhere in the mainland UK.

We promise to provide you with the very best of service while assuring your animals are transported with care and professionalism.

Contact Us

We are here to help

For further information or to discuss the options available, please Contact Us at any time or call:

From the UK: 0208 037 7899

International: +44 (0) 208 037 7899

where one of our team will be more than happy to help you with your enquiry.

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