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Freight Rate Calculator

How FR8Star Works

Shipping Details

Tell us about your freight — Provide details about what you need shipped, where it is and where it’s going.

Instant Rate

Get an instant freight rate based on live market data including all permits and third-party costs.

Carrier Match

Book instantly and we’ll match you with a qualified carrier. Or get bids and decide for yourself.

Peace of Mind

You get freight management tools, automated paperwork and payments with expert support just a call away!

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Anybody that arranges trucking knows that trucking isn’t always dependable. But working with FR8Star is.

– Robin Ramsey, Ramsey Machine Service Inc.

If ever someone told me that they had to move some freight and asked how they could do that, I would say FR8Star.

-Terry Lane, Reliant Gases

Understand your shipping costs using our transparent freight rate calculator

Leave the complicated calculations to us. Our freight cost calculator relies on live market data to produce an all-inclusive rate with itemized estimates including permits for your specialized freight.
Machinery transport made easy with FR8Star - a marketplace connecting shippers with reliable machinery transport companies.
RGN Trucking Companies The best RGN trucking companies are available on FR8Star. Instantly calculate your rate and book RGN shipping on available trailers.

Instantly access thousands of reliable freight shipping companies

One-click access to 50,000 trucks including heavy haul oversize trucking companies and other specialized freight carriers nationwide qualified to transport your heavy equipment.

• Flatbed   • Hot Shot   • Step Deck   • RGN   • Landoll   • Double Drop

Managing your freight has never been easier

Our time-saving tools and automation take the hassle out of finding specialized freight carriers, including oversize trucking companies to haul your equipment, machinery and other heavy haul freight.

  • Free budgetary planning tools
  • Automated paperwork management for Sales Orders, Bill of Landing
  • Rate Confirmation and Proof of Delivery
  • Single invoicing for all your specialized trucking shipments
RGN Trucking Companies The best RGN trucking companies are available on FR8Star. Instantly calculate your rate and book RGN shipping on available trailers.

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