Florida to Ohio shipping and trucking services are in high demand; Dallas to Cincinnati is a very heavily traveled route for freight transportation.
The Tampa, FL to Cincinnati, OH shipping lane is a 916 mile haul that takes more than 14 hours of driving to complete. Shipping from Florida to Ohio ranges from a minimum of 803 miles and a 12 hours from Gainesville, FL to Jackson, OH, to over 1,242 miles and a minimum of 19 hours on the road from Miami, FL to Cleveland, OH. The shortest route from Florida to Ohio is along I-75 N; however, there is a more easterly route that also uses the I-77 N traveling through Charlotte, NC.
Florida is a state that has an incredibly long coastline with many islands and peninsulas. Most of the state has a sub-tropical climate, with temperatures that often top 100° F in the summer. Most major shipping and trucking delays in Florida are related to hurricanes and tropical storms, which regularly affect various part of the state, especially on the east coast. Look out for hurricanes and tropical storms from June through November. Florida’s largest cities, all with populations of over a million in their metropolitans areas, are Miami, Tampa, Orlando and Jacksonville. However, Florida has many medium-sized cities and industrial areas along its coasts; shipping tends to be distributed over a large area in Florida.
Almost Home of the Mighty Buckeyes, Ohio links the northeast to the midwest and contains some of the busiest trucking routes in the country. Ohio is within a one-day drive of 50 percent of US residents and 70 percent of North America’s manufacturing capacity. Bordered to the north by Lake Erie, an important cargo port area and to the south by the Ohio River, Ohio’s nearest neighbors are Pennsylvania, Michigan, Ontario, Indiana, Kentucky and West Virginia.
Ohio’s climate ranges from mild to the south to cooler to the north, where severe lake effect snowstorms are not uncommon in the winter, making travel in the north treacherous during the worst parts of the winter. Major cities include Ohio’s capitol, Columbus, along with Cleveland, Cincinnati, Toledo, Dayton and Akron
Florida to Ohio Freight shipping quotes and trucking rates vary at times due to the individual states industry needs. Since Florida is mainly agricultural and Ohio is mainly an industrial state, we see plenty of shipments by refrigerated trailer, flatbed as well as by the more common dry van trucks. Heavy Haul Trucking services are also common from Florida to Ohio. Our Less Than Truckload (LTL) carriers 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.