One of your bucket list in checking a horse transport company should include the horse transport cost. It might sound not really essential, but believe me, it really is important.
Yes, an air horse transport will give you a smooth ride through your destination. But it will cost you a lot not like when you are riding a trailer or ship for your horse travel.
When talking about horse transport cost, you also need to consider that you will also pay for the person or someone who will be there during transportation. In horse transport cost that is included. A horse cannot travel alone or unaccompanied.
Most of the horse transportation company will cost you ranging in price from $3,000 to $10,000 or more (depending on some of the factors like when you are about to travel multiple horses or might want to try horse transportation. For horse transport cost, you can always ask a quote or there might be some promotion or discounts from the transportation company. (You just need to ASK.)
If you are on a tight budget, you can always choose the land transportation which is by trailers or fleet. You need to know that the prices will be more expensive than usual during the horse racing season.