Nebraska to Michigan Freight shipping and trucking services are in high demand; Lincoln to Grand Rapids is a very heavily traveled route.
The Lincoln, NE to Grand Rapids, MI shipping lane is a 683 mile trip that takes more than 10 hours of driving to complete. Shipping from Nebraska to Michigan ranges from a minimum of 521 miles and over 8 hours on the road from Omaha, NE to New Buffalo, MI, to over 1,296 miles and a minimum of 19 hours on the road from Kimball, NE to Mackinaw City, MI. The shortest route from Nebraska to Michigan is along the I-80 E; however, there’s also a more northerly route that uses the I-90 E, passing through Sioux Falls, SD instead of Des Moines, IA.
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.
Michigan, the Great Lakes State, is made up of two peninsulas surrounded by the world’s largest freshwater lakes. Southeast Michigan, the most densely populated part of the state, is home to the Detroit Metro Area and the American automotive industry. Further north, there’s lumber, mining and furniture manufacturing. Michigan borders Ontario, Canada to the east and north, across lakes Huron and Superior. Indiana and Ohio are to the south, and Illinois and Wisconsin are to the west, across Lake Michigan. Detroit is approximately 300 miles east of Chicago and 250 miles west of Toronto, Canada. Michigan is warm and humid in the summer, cold and snowy in the winter. Michigan’s climate sometimes causes delays in trucking.
Nebraska to Michigan Freight shipping quotes and trucking rates vary at times due to the individual states industry needs. Since Nebraska is mainly agricultural, and Michigan 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 Nebraska and Michigan 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.