Maryland to Florida Freight shipping and trucking services are in high demand; Baltimore to Tampa is a very heavily traveled route.
The Baltimore, MD to Tampa, FL freight shipping lane is a 947 mile haul that takes more than 14 hours of driving to complete. Shipping from Maryland to Florida ranges from a minimum of 658 miles and over 9 hours on the road from Morgantown, MD to Evergreen, FL, to over 1,207 miles and a minimum driving time of 18 hours on the road from Elk Mills, MD to Key Largo, FL. The shortest route from Maryland to Florida is along I-95 S; however, there’s also a more westerly route that uses the I-85 S, passing through Charlotte, NC instead of Dillon, SC.
Maryland is a densely populated state in a densely populated part of the country, so it is well served by interstate highways such as the I-68 and the I-95. Traffic in Maryland can be heavy, and good logistics and planning are especially important in Maryland trucking. Maryland’s adjacency to Washington DC has had a huge effect on its economy. Defense and biotech are important industries in Maryland, and Maryland produces both high tech products like electronics and chemicals and traditional products like coal and steel. FRC Logistics serves clients with a wide variety of specialized shipping requirements in the state of Maryland. For example, Maryland electronics companies may require temperature-controlled shipments of fragile electronic components, while Maryland steel fabricators sometimes need special provisions for over weight, over dimensional structural steel columns and girders.
The Miami to Atlanta freight shipping lane is a 661 mile haul that takes more than 9 hours of driving to complete. Shipping from Florida to Atlanta ranges from a minimum of 320 miles and 5 hours from Pensacola, Fl to Atlanta, GA to over 600 miles and a minimum of 9 hours on the road from Miami to Augusta. The shortest route from Florida to Georgia is along the I-75N corridor; however, there’s also a more easterly route that uses the I-95 N, passing through Savannah, Ga rather than Valdosta, GA.
Maryland to Florida Freight shipping quotes and trucking rates vary at times due to the individual states industry needs. Since Maryland is mainly industrial, and Florida is mostly agricultural, with many food processing and distribution centers, trucking rates will vary at times due to the individual states industry needs. 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 Maryland and Florida 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.