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Los Angeles Freight Shipping

Los Angeles Freight Shipping

Find the best Los Angeles freight shipping rates. When shipping freight to or from Los Angeles, FreightCenter is your best option.

Freight shipping to Los Angeles is easier than ever with FreightCenter. Our simple quoting and booking process will enable you to get an instant freight quote from top shipping companies and start booking your freight shipments in a few short minutes. FreightCenter makes it affordable to ship intermodal freightLTL freighttruckload freight, and rail freight to Los Angeles, from Los Angeles, or anywhere else …all with our guaranteed competitive freight rates.

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Los Angeles Freight Shipping

Los Angeles, California, is a major freight hub, with freight traveling in and out of the city every day. Every day, freight logistics companies move billions of dollars worth of goods across the United States and beyond. The city's port is one of the busiest shipping ports in America, and freight is constantly moving through its terminals. Some of the freight shipped to and from Los Angeles includes clothing, electronics, foodstuffs, furniture, construction materials, machinery, and industrial parts. The port also handles a large volume of automobiles each year. Many companies use Los Angeles as an entry point into the US market due to its proximity to major US cities such as San Francisco and Las Vegas. Los Angeles also serves as a major transit point for international freight movements. Goods from Asia can be transported by ship or air freight to Los Angeles before being routed to their destination country or region. For example, many exports from South Korea are sent through Los Angeles before heading to other parts of North America or elsewhere in the world. Similarly, freight shipments from LA can travel into Mexico or other nearby countries without having to make extra stops on their journey.

What type of freight moves in and out of Los Angeles, CA?
  • Waste and Scrap

  • Base Metals, like zinc, copper or tin

  • Cereal Grains, like wheat, oats, rice and corn

  • Mixed Freight – typically consumer goods shipped by less than truckload freight

  • Minerals

  • Gravel and Stone

  • Machinery

  • Motorized vehicles and Auto Parts

Los Angeles, California, is a major manufacturing and transportation hub. The city is located within a one-day drive to over seventy percent of the United States. The economy is in the top twenty-six cities in the nation. Transportation and logistics, and distribution services are among the largest contributing factors.

 

Listed below are companies headquartered in Los Angeles:

  • American Apparel is an online-only retailer founded in Montreal, Canada, in 1989.

  • Fandango sells movie tickets through its website and mobile app and is a subsidiary of Rotten Tomatoes. It’s a digital network for all things movies and TV.

  • Snap Inc is a camera and social media company that created the app Snapchat.

  • Edison International is a public utility holding company providing clean and reliable energy and energy services through independent companies.

  • Farmers Insurance Group offers insurance for vehicles, homes, and small businesses, along with other insurance and financial services.

Get an instant freight quote from multiple Los Angeles freight carriers with just one search. Why search around for the cheapest freight shipping rates? Compare freight rates from over 50 carriers instantly, or call 800.716.7608 to get an instant quote from hundreds of leading nationwide freight carriers.

Trucking Companies in Los Angeles

 

We connect our customers with the most reputable Los Angeles shipping companies. With our vast network of Los Angeles freight carriers, we are able to find the ideal carrier to ship your freight.

FreightCenter partners with most of the following Los Angeles freight shipping companies.

  • ABF Freight

  • ArcBest

  • Bolt Express

  • Central Transport

  • CRST

  • Daylight Transport

  • Dayton Freight Lines

  • Estes Express Lines

  • Estes Forwarding Worldwide

  • FedEx Freight

  • Forward Air

  • Frontline Freight

  • HNRY Logistics

  • Holland

  • Keyboard Motorcycle

  • Lynden

  • Old Dominion Freight Line

  • Panther Premium Logistics

  • Pilot Freight

  • Pitt Ohio

  • R+L Carriers

  • Roadrunner Transportation Systems

  • SAIA

  • TForce Freight

  • UPack

  • UPS Freight (now TForce Freight)

  • XPO Logistics

  • Xpress Global Systems

  • Yellow Freight

  • YRC Freight

Note: FreightCenter adds and removes carrier partners from time to time. This list may not be current.

 

How to Ship Freight to Los Angeles

 

When shipping from Los Angeles, start by gathering accurate information on what you are shipping, like the weight and dimensions, including the packaging. The freight will be handled multiple times at several freight terminals along the way. To protect your shipment during transport, crating an item is recommended.

You can compare Los Angeles freight rates with our freight quote tool and find a carrier that meets your pricing and shipping needs. Ask our in-house shipping experts which carrier will be best for your shipment. They will also advise you if any other fees or special services are needed when shipping to Los Angeles.

 

Cost to Ship Freight to Los Angeles

 

The time of year and what part of the country a shipment is picking up in will affect the cost of shipping to Los Angeles. Part of a freight rate is the linehaul, and the farther a shipment has to travel, the more fuel is used, and the more expensive the trip will be for the carrier. 

Among other factors affecting freight cost will be the item’s size, weight, density, and commodity being shipped. Certain commodities are given a higher freight class which correlates to a higher price to ship.

Freight shipping accessorials will factor into the pricing. Some examples include lift gate service, residential pick-up/deliveries, and limited access locations.

 

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