BMW European Delivery

 

 CUSTOMIZE & SAVEPICK UP AT THE ICONIC BMW WELT RETURNING HOME
 
   
Contact us to create your custom BMW and save up to 5% off base MSRP.After you arrive in Europe, you'll meet your new vehicle at BMW Welt.At the conclusion of your European journey, drop off your new BMW at one of our 12 locations and we will take it from there. BMW will ship your vehicle here to BMW of Bridgeport.  

BENEFITS OF EUROPEAN DELIVERY

 
PRICING
When you buy your vehicle through the European Delivery Program you can save up to 5% off base MSRP which can be utilized to plan your dream vacation.

WHAT'S INCLUDED
The European Delivery Program includes:
• Complimentary Munich Airport Shuttle
• 14 days of free insurance and registration
• Munich Factory Tour & BMW Museum Visit
• European Inland Transportation
• Marine Insurance
• Customs Duty and Clearance
• U.S. Port Processing
• Wharf and Handling Fees

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Pick up your BMW

 

THE ICONIC BMW WELT

Meet your new vehicle at the BMW Welt, a place of experience and evolution - allowing you to connect the present to the future. High-quality materials and captivating shapes form an impressive play of light and color-the perfect atmosphere to explore our BMW Group brand models.


 

EXPLORE THE BMW WELT


Meet Your BMW

Once you arrive at the BMW Welt, your Delivery Specialist will greet you at the Premium Lounge. From there, they'll guide you through the Product Information Center and present you to your new BMW. Once you become acquainted with the main controls and features, you'll be ready to get behind the wheel and embark on your first exciting journey with your new vehicle. 

For the Bavarian Holiday Schedule, click here.

 
Factory Tour

Enjoy a guided tour of BMW's first plant. The Munich plant produces over 221,000 vehicles and almost 700,000 engines per year. You can witness the attention to detail that goes into making a BMW.  

For Further information regarding the Munich Tour, please visit the BMW Welt website.
  
Museum Visit

Make an amazing journey through one of the most visited company museums in Germany. The BMW Museum showcases the 100+ year history with over 120 exhibits, showcasing what truly makes BMW the Ultimate Driving Machine.

  
 
EXPERIENCE EUROPE

Travel In Style
The BMW European Delivery Program allows you to unlock the treasures of Europe. Take in the breathtaking sights at your own pace as you discover all that Europe, and your new BMW has to offer.

  


Start Planning


Choose from custom or pre-designed packaged trips to elevate your European Delivery experience. We've partnered with Butterfield & Robinson, the world's premier luxury travel company, to design the perfect European adventure. Crafted from the finest components (exceptional lodgings, incomparable access, stellar meals, local experts and more than a few secrets), B&R trips combine 50 years of experience with unparalleled cultural immersion in the world's most inspiring destinations.

Take advantage of an unforgettable travel experience the moment you pick up your new vehicle at the BMW Welt.      Book a Ready-for-the-Road B&R European Delivery travel package or get inspired and create a custom adventure.

Click here to learn more about European Delivery travel with Butterfield & Robinson.




Roads of Europe
BMW's were built for and inspired by the roads of Europe. So it's only natural that your first drive with your BMW will be through the magnificent European landscape. Whether you're hugging the side of the Swiss Alps or driving through the Black Forest of Germany, the first adventure with your new BMW will be one you'll never forget.
  
Where to Explore
D
ecide what your perfect European adventure looks like. From Hamburg to Nice, to everywhere in between, you can create your ultimate European experience. The beauty of the European Delivery Program is that you are in the driver's seat.


Returning Home

It couldn't be easier to ship your new BMW home at the conclusion of your trip.There are 12 convenient drop-off locations throughout Europe. Just drive your vehicle to the location of your choice. All vehicles depart from Bremerhaven, Germany to a U.S. port. It will take approximately 6-10 weeks from the time of drop off in Europe until you are reunited with your vehicle at your BMW Center.

See the list of drop-off locations here.

For the Italian drop-off reservation form, click here.

  

Planning European Delivery

 

Winter Tires

Be prepared to hit the road, no matter the weather. Properly equipping your vehicle according to inclement weather conditions is important and required in Germany and other European countries.

From October 15th until April 15th, when driving conditions are dangerous due to ice or snow, vehicles must be equipped with All Season tires (also called 'M+S tires'). Read more by clicking here1.

 

Additional Insurance

Whether you choose a quick two-week getaway or savor all that Europe has to offer, insuring your vehicle is an important step in planning your trip. BMW provides complimentary insurance coverage for

14 days.
For customers requiring insurance for a period longer than 14 days, coverage can be purchased in monthly increments. The maximum stay allowed is five months. Read more by clicking here
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European Delivery Timeline

 
Placing Your Order
Two days after you place your European Delivery order, you'll receive a confirmation email - this is when your journey begins. Less than two weeks after that, you'll receive a welcome package outlining all of the fun and exciting opportunities you'll have through the European Delivery experience.
  
 
Finalizing Payment
About 45 days before your trip, you will complete your European Delivery Purchase Order with your Client Advisor.  Then, two weeks before you embark, you'll finalize your payment with our BMW center - this is the final step before you take off.
 
Returning Home
When your trip comes to a close, you will drop your BMW off at one of our 12 drop off locations throughout Europe.  Your vehicle will then be shipped to the U.S. in 6-10 weeks for re-delivery here at BMW of Bridgeport.
  

Frequently Asked Questions
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Q: WHO CAN PARTICIPATE IN THE EUROPEAN DELIVERY PROGRAM?
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A: Anyone 18 years or older with a valid permanent U.S. address and social security number can participate.


Q: WILL I NEED ID TO PICK UP MY VEHICLE?
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A: Yes, you'll need a valid passport and a driver's license.


Q: CAN SOMEONE PICK UP MY VEHICLE FOR ME?
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A: No.The European Delivery program is designed for you to experience the delivery at the BMW Welt. 


Q: CAN I LEASE OR FINANCE MY EUROPEAN DELIVERY VEHICLE?
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A: Yes, BMW Financial Services provides lease and financing for the European Delivery Program. Please note that if you lease or finance your vehicle through BMW Financial Services, the maximum your vehicle can stay in Europe is three months.


Q: HOW LONG DOES THE ACTUAL VEHICLE DELIVERY TAKE AT THE BMW WELT?
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A: It will take 90 minutes for the delivery process. However, we recommend that you allow ample time before or after your delivery to experience all the BMW Welt has to offer.


Q: HOW LONG CAN I KEEP MY CAR IN EUROPE?
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A: If you are not utilizing BMW Financial Services, your vehicle can remain in Europe for a maximum of five months.  


Q: ARE WINTER TIRES REQUIRED FOR DRIVING IN EUROPE?
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A: Yes, it is a legal requirement in certain European countries that you must have Winter Tires or All Season Tires (M&S Tires) from Oct.15th until April 15th. For more information please reference the Winter Tires section noted above. 


Q: CAN I HAVE ACCESSORIES INSTALLED ON MY EUROPEAN DELIVERY VEHICLE?
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A: Accessories cannot be added to your vehicle as part of your vehicle order or while you are in Europe.  However, you can have accessories installed at your local BMW center when you get home.


Q: CAN I DROP MY VEHICLE OFF ON A WEEKEND?
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A: Drop off locations are open Monday - Friday only. The Munich drop off location offers Saturday by appointment only. All drop-off appointments must be made in advance.


Q: HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE FOR MY BMW TO BE SHIPPED TO THE U.S.?
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A: Approximate shipping time of your vehicle to the U.S. depends on the drop-off location and the U.S. destination port. The estimated shipping time of your vehicle to:

- East Coast is approximately 6-8 weeks.

- West Coast is approximately 8-10 weeks.

- Hawaii and Puerto Rico is  approximately 10-12 weeks.

- Performance Center East is approximately 10 weeks.

- Vehicles dropped off outside of Germany may take an additional week.

Upon arrival in the U.S., all vehicles require U.S. Customs and Department of Agriculture clearance.


Q: HOW CAN I INSURE MY VEHICLE PAST THE COMPLIMENTARY TWO WEEKS?
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A: If you wish to stay past the 14 days of complimentary insurance, you can purchase additional insurance coverage, which your dealer can assist you with during the order process.  Please reference the Insurance section noted above.


Q: ARE THERE ANY VEHICLES EXCLUDED FROM THE EUROPEAN DELIVERY PROGRAM?
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A:  Yes, the following vehicles are not available: i3, X3, X4, X5 and X6.