For your protection and those around you, following legal firearm storage and transportation is a must. There is no universal gun transportation procedure in most of the United States. Watch these gun transportation tips for handguns, shotguns and rifles.
Be sure to follow the 5 basic principles of gun safety: 1) Treat every gun as if it were loaded. 2) Always point your gun in a safe direction. 3) Never point your gun at anything you don't intend to shoot. 4) Keep your finger off the trigger until your ready to shoot. 5) Be sure of your target and what's beyond.
CAUTION: These tips are not intended to be legal advice. Rules vary. Please check applicable federal, state, or local rules before you travel with a gun.