What Is LTL Trucking?
Less-than-truckload trucking, or LTL, is when a truck contains shipments from more than one customer. Defined as transporting freight that is larger than parcel and smaller than truckload, LTL trucking shipments usually weigh more than 150 lbs, but less than 20,000 lbs.
Can I Save Money With LTL Trucking?
LTL trucking is generally a fraction of the cost of employing a full truckload for a shipment. You will definitely save money, especially with a 3PL like FreightCenter on your side. Our established relationships with more than 50 of the top LTL trucking carriers forms a network you can tap into with no hassle.
How Do I Use LTL Trucking?
Scheduling LTL is easy when you use our online quote—just plug in your information and voila! You’ll be given a list of carriers to choose from. Let us know if you have special shipping requirements. After you’ve found the best carrier and price for your needs, we will generate all the paperwork and do all the billing and scheduling for you. We’re here to help you ship while you grow your business.
If you are unsure who best fits yours needs, let FreightCenter help. Contact us today at 800.716.7608 with your LTL trucking shipments and see what we can do for you.Look Up More Freight Terms