Kansas to Nevada Freight shipping and trucking services are in high demand; Kansas City to Reno is a very heavily traveled route.
The Kansas City, KS to Reno, NV shipping lane is a 1,585 mile haul that takes more than 23 hours of driving to complete. Shipping from Kansas to Nevada ranges from a minimum of 908 miles and a minimum of 14 hours on the road from Coolidge, KS to Mesquite, NV, to over 1,777 miles and a minimum of 27 hours on the road from Baxter Springs, KS to Vya, NV. The shortest route from Kansas to Nevada is along the I-80 W corridor; however there is a more southerly route that uses the I-70 W, traveling through Denver, CO instead of Salt Lake City, UT.
Kansas’ reputation as America’s heartland is well deserved. Equidistant from both the Pacific and Atlantic Coasts. The geographic center of the 48 contiguous United States is located in Smith County, Kansas, near the city of Lebanon. Home to legendary Old West cow town Dodge City and part of the historic Santa Fe Trail, Kansas is bordered by Nebraska, Oklahoma, Colorado and Missouri and shares with Missouri its most populous area—the Kansas part of Kansas City, which straddles the state line.
The manufacturing sector is responsible for much of Kansas’ industry, with the aerospace industry making up the majority of the state’s manufacturing jobs. Spirit Aero systems and Cessna are two of the best-known aerospace manufacturers in the state. Other well-known industrial names that call Kansas home include Sprint-Nextel, General Motors and Garmin. Oil and natural gas are other major industries in Kansas; the state ranks 8th in the nation for production of both resources.
Nevada trades in fantasy, but that’s not all. Down-to-earth industries like mining and ranching play an important role in the state’s economy. Of course, government shipping is also in high demand in Nevada. As a state that is dry and sparsely populated, Nevada’s shipping needs tend to be straightforward. However, knowledge of local roads is important to properly manage logistics in Nevada. Freight Rate Central is headquartered in neighboring Idaho, and we understand Nevada’s climate, industries and roads. We work with Nevada’s top trucking companies to bring you reasonably priced shipping services you can depend on.
FRC works with Nevada’s best trucking companies and shipping specialists to bring you a wide variety of options at the lowest prices in the Nevada logistics industry. If you’re shipping across the Sierra Nevada Mountains or the Mojave Desert, Freight Rate Central will do everything necessary to make sure every aspect of the journey goes smoothly and safely. Whether you’re shipping minerals through Reno to California or transporting construction equipment from Vegas to Paradise, FRC can make the connection.
Kansas to Nevada Freight shipping quotes and trucking rates vary at times due to the individual states industry needs. Since Kansas is mainly agricultural, and Nevada is mostly industrial, with many food processing and distribution centers, we see plenty of shipments by refrigerated trailer. We also see a number of flatbed shipments as well as by the more common dry van trucks. Our Less Than Truckload (LTL) carriers in both Kansas and Nevada 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.