Nebraska to California Freight shipping and trucking services are in high demand; Lincoln to Sacramento is a very heavily traveled route.
The Lincoln, NE to Sacramento, CA shipping lane is a 1,524 mile trip that takes more than 22 hours of driving to complete. Shipping from Nebraska to California ranges from a minimum of 1,034 miles and over 15 hours on the road from Kimball, NE to Floriston, CA, to over 1,640 miles and a minimum of 25 hours on the road from Dakota City, NE to Chula Vista, CA. The shortest route from Nebraska to California is along the I-80 W; however, there’s also a more southerly route that uses the I-70 W, passing through Denver, CO instead of Salt Lake City, UT.
The home of the Huskers, Nebraska is a state that provides a large amount of daily shipments throughout the United States. This great tradition in the state of Nebraska provides America with a very vast array of products on a consistent basis. The Freight Rate Central & our Nebraska Trucking Companies have emerged as one of the most loyal and dedicated trucking companies offered in Nebraska today. Nebraska lies in the central United States and is divided up into two major regions, The Dissected Till Plains and the Great Plains. The Great Plains which makes up the western side of the state, is a vast prairie used for cattle grazing. In fact the state is largely agricultural being a major producer of pork, beef, soybeans and corn.
California is a large, densely populated state, especially along the Pacific Coast where the San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego metropolitan areas link northern, central and southern California. For the most part, California has a pleasant and mild climate. It’s hotter and drier in the south, and the north is colder in the winter and wetter in the summer. With mountains in the east and hills in the west, along the coast, it’s is a beautiful state to drive through, but it can be demanding for California truckers. Many truckers would say that California’s greatest challenges lie in its diesel regulations and traffic congestion.
Nebraska to California Freight shipping quotes and trucking rates vary at times due to the individual states industry needs. Since Nebraska and California are mainly agricultural, 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 Nebraska and California 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.