*Important: Latest info about shipping situation.
Dear Valued Customers,
The Covid-19 situation has affected the logistics greatly, which results in delayed bookings & shipments.
Nonetheless, CFJ is trying our best to secure spaces on the vessels as soon as possible & will keep you posted.
Also, please keep in mind that due to the safety regulations of the shipping companies, the shipment of electric vehicles might be declined.
We sincerely apologize for any inconveniences, and thank you for your understanding along with the cooperation.
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

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Import Regulation

Year Regulation

Not More Than 10 Years

Pre-shipment Inspection:


Shipping Port

Nassau, Freeport

Shipping duration

Ro-Ro (5-7 weeks since ETD). Booking time will vary due to vessels' availability.

Tax Calculator

Please refer to this URL from The Government Of The Bahamas for more information: Customs Department

Check here for Bahamas Customs & Excise Department - Rates of Duty 

How to buy: 5 easy steps to buy a car from us

Please check here for more details of How to buy (flow) - link to https://carfromjapan.com/how-to-buy

Car Import Documents

1. Original Invoice View sample

An invoice is a payment request from us to you, for a certain product.

2. Original Export Certificate View sample

Export Certificate is a document that certifies the product is being legally exported from its country of origin. This also means it has been de-registered from its previous owner in Japan.

3. Translated Export Certificate View sample

The English version of the Original Export Certificate for your local use.

4. Original Bill of Lading (B/L) View sample

Bill of Lading (BL) is a document issued by the shipping company, which certifies that the product has been shipped out and mentions product description & recipient.

5. Pre-Export Inspection View sample

Pre-shipment inspection is the appraisal of the vehicle’s condition, accessories, your vehicle’s overall structural and mechanical integrity by licensed mechanics prior to exporting to Bahamas.

Payment Method

1. Telegraphic Transfer (TT)

We will issue you INVOICE and send to you by Email. Then, you will print and bring the INVOICE to your bank, to pay. Your bank will process the payment with the INVOICE.

2. Paypal or Credit Cards

3. Our Recommended Bank(s) in Bahamas

RBC Royal Bank Bahamas Limited
Bank of the Bahamas Limited
Scotiabank Bahamas Limited
Commonwealth Bank Bahamas

FAQs from Bahamas buyers

Why choose Car From Japan?


97% Customer Satisfaction

Customer satisfaction is our 1st priority. Out of the 80,000+ customers we served so far, we have a 97% customer satisfaction rate.


Trusted by buyers in 50+ countries

Every year, we export cars from Japan to 50+ countries. We are grateful for the trust and continuous business from buyers all over the world.


10,000+ cars to choose from

We have 10,000+ cars available with pictures and detailed information shown in our website. You can compare spec, prices, condition and find the best car for you!


Customer Feedback (out of 81,124 replies)
Question: Are you satisfied with CAR FROM JAPAN services?
YES 97%
Question: Why did you choose CAR FROM JAPAN?
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