Are you a carrier or transport company looking for oversize, overweight, or specialized loads in Illinois? FR8Star makes it easy to find loads that match your expertise. Whether you specialize in heavy equipment, vehicle, or container transport, or offer hot shot trucking, drive away service, FR8Star will help you find loads in Illinois and across the United States. Click one of the buttons below to view a load board or get more information.



Gross Weight

80,000 lbs on the Interstate System


Single Axle

20,000 lbs


Tandem Axle

34,000 lbs


Other State Provisions & Exemptions

  • There are several provisions related to special haul and other specific types of vehicles depending on manufacture or model year.
  • Vehicles with idle reduction technology can have axle, vehicle, or bridge formula weights of up to 400 lbs over the limit.


The information provided here is not comprehensive and may not reflect the most recent state limits. Additional codes, regulations, and exemptions may apply. Please visit the Illinois DOT website for current information.

DOT & State Weight Limits

Heavy Haul Loads in ILLINOIS

To find heavy haul loads near you, visit the FR8Star Load Board and fine-tune the results using the Filters menu on the left. To find loads going to or from Illinois, for example, click Location By State/Country and select Illinois in the From: State or To: State fields. You can also find loads near a specific city, state, or ZIP code, use the Location By Radius option.

Loads Transported in Illinois With FR8Star

Hyundai 30L-7M

From: Cary, IL 60013

To: Carroll, IA 51401

Dimensions: 8’10” L x 4’0″ W x 7’2″ H

Weight: 9,251 lbs

2005 Broderson IC200-2F

From: Morris, IL 60450

To: Tonganoxie, KS 66086

Dimensions: 22’5″ L x 8’0″ W x 8’0″ H

Weight: 31,080 lbs

1990 Ford 946

From: North Vernon, IN 47265

To: Ridott, IL 61067

Dimensions: 21’8″ L x 9’3″ W x 10’11” H

Weight: 18,000 lbs

Find Heavy Haul Loads in Other States

FR8Star has you covered with oversize, overweight, and specialized loads in all 50 states. Click here to find your state.

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