Arizona to Indiana Freight shipping and trucking services are in high demand; Phoenix to Fort Wayne is a very heavily traveled route.
The Phoenix, AZ to Fort Wayne, IN freight shipping lane is a 1,825 mile haul that takes more than 27 hours of driving to complete. Shipping from Arizona to Indiana ranges from a minimum of 1,348 miles and over 21 hours on the road from Red Mesa, AZ to Mt Vernon, IN, to over 2,055 miles and a minimum driving time of 30 hours on the road from Yuma, AZ to Fremont, IN. The shortest route from Arizona to Indiana is along the I-40 E corridor; however there is a more northerly route that uses the I-70 E, traveling through Kansas City, KS and Columbia, MO.
Arizona is one of the “four corners” states and home to the Grand Canyon. It shares one point with Colorado and borders New Mexico, Utah, Nevada and California. It also shares a 389-mile-long border with the country of Mexico. The southern part of the state is known for its desert climate, while the northern part has dense forests with variable weather. More than half of the state is made up of mountains, valleys and plateaus, with slightly over 12,500 feet between its highest and lowest points. The diverse climate and scenery draw an astounding number of people to the state each year, making tourism one of Arizona’s top industries. The Phoenix Metropolitan area is the most densely populated part of the state, and it is home to 65 percent of the state’s residents. Tucson and Flagstaff are also centers for Arizona freight and trucking.
Indiana is a state on the mid-eastern side of the United States bordering Lake Michigan. Indiana is a state that operates on the industrial side of the economy, in fact, a large percentage of the states workforce has employment in the manufacturing section, making Indiana the leader for manufacturing employment in the United States. Indiana’s leading exports are heavy in the automotive industry with motor vehicles and auto parts, but also includes industrial and electrical equipment, pharmaceutical products, and medical equipment. Indiana also operates in the agricultural sector being the fifth largest producer of corn in the united states. Indiana’s main north-to-south artery is I-65, which runs from the southern end of the state from Kentucky, and continuing north through Indianapolis until it reaches the northern end the state, where it connects to the I-94 and I-90 where it continues into Michigan and Illinois. Also connecting Illinois to Ohio is the I-74 which runs from the eastern end of Indiana to the western end of the state.
Arizona to Indiana Freight shipping quotes and trucking rates vary at times due to the individual states industry needs. Since Arizona and Indiana are mainly industrial, with many food processing and distribution centers, we see plenty of shipments by refrigerated trailer, flatbed trailer as well as by the more common dry van trucks. Our Less Than Truckload (LTL) carriers in both Arizona and Indiana are also running a number of regular services between the two states, and it’s an active route for heavy haul freight shipments, as well.