Centres which provide transport IVF recognise that patients usually want to be treated locally, by a small and dedicated team where you will always be treated as a couple. You will tend to see the same doctors and nurses at each visit and build a relationship with the team. However, the best embryology results are usually obtained in large and busy laboratories and this would be harder to achieve in a local unit. Generally, although not always, self-funding costs are less in centres which provide transport IVF