Freight Rates & Quotes

As a shipping customer, you want to get the best value freight rates for every load, every time. However, calculating your own freight shipping rates isn’t a realistic possibility and dealing with a number of different trucking companies with varying fleet sizes, equipment types, preferred shipping lanes, reliability of services and procedures to get a quote can often be an incredibly long and frustrating process. Not sure what kind of trailer you need?  That’s ok we can help with that as well. Save yourself time and the hassle and work with the experts here at Loadstar Transportation.

Our goal is to help you secure the best value freight rate quotes for all of your shipping needs. Besides having personalized one to one service with a real person by calling one phone number you can be sure that we can provide you with the type of truck and trailer you need, where and when you need it. Loadstar Transportation is a Landstar agent. This allows us to directly book 10,000 Landstar trucks. In addition to being a trucking company with 10,000 trucks we are a third-party logistics provider with contracts in place with many trucking companies. This 3PL service includes a fleet network of more than 50,000 pre screened, contracted trucking companies ready to assist you with your shipping needs. You can also be sure that with Landstar’s safety first culture that you are getting contracted qualifed carriers that will be hauling your freight personally selected to haul your freight by your customer service agent.

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Once you contact our team via email or phone at 877-851-1539 we will reply confirming receipt of your request within the hour and will often depending on the complexity of the request have that rate back to you within an hour, but often much sooner. Save time and money by contacting Loadstar Transportation today to receive your freight rate solutions.

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Services We Offer

We provide a full range of transportation options to handle all your shipping needs.

You can be sure that with 10,000 of our own trucks and a large qualified carrier base that we have the type of truck you need where and when you need it.

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having a hard time finding trucking capacity? You can be sure that with 10,000 of our own trucks and a large qualified carrier base that we have the type of truck you need where and when you need it

Heavy haul

As a Landstar agent we have direct access to the largest heavy specialized and platform carrier in the U.S and the second largest in the world.  We have extensive experience moving heavy haul and specialized transportation for a very diverse customer base.  Whether you need 100 trucks with 8 axle configurations or 40 trucks with 10-13 axle configurations we are sure to have the truck you need when and where you need it.

LTL Shipping Options

We have preloaded rates with Landstar’s corporate discount from 24 out of the Top 25 LTL trucking companies. We also have preloaded rates from many more regional carriers.  With just a bit of information we are able to instantly provide rates for almost any lane in the us and Canada with a number of different carriers.  Want to self manage your own ltl?  We can even provide further discounts.

Hazardous materials and tanker freight

In need of hazmat freight haulers? Landstar has more than 10,000 drivers who are hazmat endorsement, as well as 7,000 tanker endorsed drivers. This is ideal if you need freight transport in the mining, pharmaceutical, beverage, gas, or chemical sectors

Expedited ground service

When you select our expedited ground freight services, you gain the visibility and technology of the third largest expedited freight service provider in the nation. We include real-time tracking along with onboard communication with our expedited, emergency load.

Intermodal freight

Are you looking for an intermodal freight solution?  We have contracts with all the major North American railroads and stack train operators and can offer reliable door-to door service that extends throughout the United States and Canada

All of our freight services are available throughout the lower 48 states and Alaska. In addition, we offer cross-border solutions for Canadian freight shipments