New Jersey to Maryland Freight shipping and trucking services are in high demand; Newark to Rockville is a very heavily traveled route.
The Newark, NJ to Rockville, MD shipping lane is a 219 mile trip that takes more than 3 hours of driving to complete. Shipping from New Jersey to Maryland ranges from a minimum of 23 miles and under an hour on the road from Carneys Point Township, NJ to Elk Mills, MD, to over 295 miles and a minimum of 5 hours on the road from Frankford, NJ to Stockton, MD. The shortest route from New Jersey to Maryland is along the I-95 S corridor; however there is a more northerly route that uses the I-78 W, traveling through Frederick, MD and Harrisburg, PA.
New Jersey’s state motto, “liberty and prosperity,” describes this second-wealthiest of the 50 US states well. The Garden State’s warm, humid summers, temperate spring and fall seasons and snowy winters help foster the rural agricultural areas that lie between metropolitan New York City to the north, Philadelphia to the south and the famous Jersey Shore along the Atlantic Ocean to the east. New Jersey’s largest cities are Newark, Jersey City and Patterson. State capitol Trenton’s motto, “Trenton makes, the world takes,” sums up New Jersey’s welcoming attitude toward commerce.
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.
New Jersey to Maryland Freight shipping quotes and trucking rates vary at times due to the individual states industry needs. Since New Jersey and Maryland are 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 New Jersey and Maryland 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.