Truckload Services

Expedited Capacity on Demand

Truckload Overview

Forward Air Truckload is the full truckload arm of our LTL division. We provide full truckload service for larger point-to-point consignments and dedicated fleet services. With Forward Air Truckload, you have the option to ship LTL, TL and/or integrate specialized cartage services.  Truckload offers a diversified portfolio of transportation services (long haul, regional and local truckload capacity) and a wide assortment of equipment that enables us to safely and quickly meet critical on-time expectations across North America. 


Time-definite truckload offers door-to-door, exclusive-use service, specializing in time-sensitive transport of important shipments. We present a diversified portfolio of services and present a wide assortment of equipment including air ride logistics trailers (rollerbed/dry-floor), flatbeds, straight trucks, cargo vans, and temperature controlled.

•  Capacity on demand | Hotshot direct
•  Hazmat (with restrictions)
•  45% team capacity; low turnover
•  Stringent driver screening process
•  Handle high value/high risk products

Logistics Services

Truckload Logistics Services operates as a broker providing effective truckload solutions powered by 3,500 qualified carriers and supported by 1,700 Forward Air trucks. Logistic Services offers a wide range of transportation equipment such as: dry van, reefers, flat bed, step-deck, over-dim freight, etc.

•  Transport 50,000 TL/year
•  Electronic Monitoring
•  EDI capabilities 
•  Service KPI measurements
•  Proactive Specialists

Service Features

Forward Air is the answer to your full capacity needs and has the following qualifications to bring you peace of mind when shipping through Forward Air Truckload Services:

•  Fully bonded carrier | STA/TSA compliant
•  Exceptional FMCSA scores
•  Multi-layer focus on service and safety
•  Same day PU&D Arrangements
•  US, Canada and Mexico service
•  Tailored programs
•  Quick delivery solutions
•  24/7 operations and customer support
•  Additional capacity options available

Truckload Support

Truckload specialists consistently monitor drivers to ensure they meet committed transit and delivery times. Our quality control programs will give you confidence that your shipments are progressing as scheduled. Call our truckload professionals now for more about our services, and for fast, easy quotes, booking & tracking information.

Full Truckload:
- MW, NE and SE: 800.736.7765 |
- Canada/Mexico: 800.736.7765 |
- West: 800.388.3867|
- Southwest: 866.489.6489 |

Hotshots (straight trucks/ vans): 866.866.8003 |