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FreightCenter makes shipping easy and affordable. Get an instant online quote. Save 25%, 50%, 75% or more. Track shipments online.

How to Save Money & Time Shipping Freight

Our proprietary freight shipping rate calculator enables you to compare the estimated cost and delivery time of multiple carriers at once. Need help? Call a freight shipping expert at 800.716.7608.

Partial List of Frequently Shipped Freight

Motor & Auto
Business and Workplace
Home Improvement
Personal Care & Bulk

How to Save Even More on Shipping Costs

Shipping From or to a Residence or Home-Based Business? Use the Freight Terminal Instead

Home-based businesses and residences incur additional charges due to limited access and lack of a loading dock. If you are close to the carrier’s terminal, take your item or palletized shipment right to the terminal to save on the first and last leg of travel. Use terminal to terminal services for savings on accessorial charges and extra fees.

Shipping Prep

Consider building custom crates and boxes to save money and keep your shipment safe. Consolidate your shipment to as few pallets as possible. Weights and dimensions determine freight shipping estimates. Keep the dimensions packed tighter and smaller for greater savings potential. Make sure to secure your items to the pallet.

Compare Carriers

Shop for rates from many carriers. Some offer cheaper rates in specific areas or services. FreightCenter makes this easy to do. Just one quote lists multiple carriers at once. Consider their liability coverage. Is it enough? Are you paying for too much?

Be Accurate

The weight and dimensions of your shipment have a big impact on price. Make sure the weight listed on your quote form is as accurate as possible. Remember, total shipping weight must include pallets and packaging. Take the time to measure the height, width and length of your shipment. Know whether the shipments pickup and drop off locations need a lift gate or if a loading dock is available. Any discrepancies can result in costly billing adjustments.

Triple Check

Check for any damages that occurred during transportation immediately after it arrives. Over the road transportation can be rough on improperly packaged goods. FreightCenter will assist you in filing damage claims with the carrier.

Online Shipping Quote

A quote from FreightCenter will have you prepared within moments. You’ll receive some of the best rates the industry can offer. And, you’ll have access to the most reputable carriers. We are very proud of our quoting system. Try it today for free and get an instant quote.

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What our customers are saying

We provide competitive freight shipping prices and an all-inclusive, easy-to-use shipping experience for our customers. Exceeding our customers’ expectations results in thousands of satisfied customer reviews and repeat business. We believe in the power of our customer relationships. Check out FreightCenter reviews from real customers, and learn what they have to say about their freight shipping experience!

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I would recommend Freightcenter.com to anyone.

Working With Jennifer Rendine has been super easy. I know that every detail will be taken care of with each and every shipment. I would recommend Freightcenter.com to anyone. 5 Stars!

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Jeff
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It was very easy to do and priced right

It was very easy to do and priced right . The people I talked to were very friendly and helpful !

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Neal
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It was a great experience.

It was a great experience. Everything went very smoothly. My customer service rep was exceptional!

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Deb
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Thank you Freight Center for the good job.

I have used Freight Center for 3 different pickups and so far everything has worked beautifully. I would highly recommend their services and the pricing is very competitive. Thank you Freight Center for the good job.

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David
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Great service and lowest price.

So happy using FreightCenter. Great service and lowest price. My go to shipper from now onT!

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Tom R.
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Easy to work with

Easy to work with. Scheduled on line and then a CS rep called us to make sure all the details were in order to ship our product correctly to the customer.

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