Our Domestic and International Shipment of Human Remains begins at $795, other costs may be incurred based upon documentation and international requirements.
Please note, while we are a known shipper for various airlines, these fees do not include domestic or international airfare. If you have questions, please do not hesitate to call.
1st, please click on the link Death Certificates and complete the form online, this gives us the information about the decedent and a place to start. All the questions pertain to the Vital statistics information and is necessary for both removal from state, as well as domestic and international transfer.
For international shipping:
This varies country by country. Each country has its own guidelines on what documents must be presented along with the body. NFDA recommends that you contact the included Consulate/Embassy to verify that nothing has changed from their requested documentation, as countries will occasionally change their requirements.
If a country has not specified any shipping requirements, NFDA recommends the following items:
• Death Certificate
• Permit Letter of Non-contagious Disease
• Embalmers Affidavit
• Passport of Deceased (if obtainable)
• Letter on funeral home letterhead stating that only human remains are inside the casket; the flight itinerary; consignee’s name, address, and telephone number
For more information regarding International Shipping, we suggest that you click on this link to a listing compiled by the NFDA for each country and their respective shipping requirements:
We will be glad to advise you through the process, should you need to ship someone either state side, or internationally.