North Carolina to Georgia Freight shipping and trucking services are in high demand; Charlotte to Augusta is a very heavily traveled route.
The Charlotte, NC to Augusta, GA shipping lane is a 164 mile haul that takes more than 2 hours of driving to complete. Shipping from North Carolina to Georgia ranges from a minimum of 169 miles and a minimum of 2 hours on the road from Mathews, NC to Martin, GA, to over 724 miles and a minimum of 12 hours on the road from Camden, NC to Amsterdam, GA. The shortest route from North Carolina to Georgia is along the I-77 S corridor; however there is a more westerly route that uses the SC-121 S, traveling through Newberry instead of Columbia, SC.
FRC logistics works with North Carolina trucking companies and carriers all over the US to bring our customers freight shipping rates as much as 75% below direct quotes from carriers. We serve trucking companies by professionally representing businesses and individuals who require freight shipping. We serve our clients by managing every aspect of the shipping process, thereby minimizing cost and risk to both deadlines and budgets.
North Carolina offers plenty of dry van, flatbed and specialized carriers, and FRC Logistics specializes in connecting each client with the best trucking company for their shipping needs. From Conestoga trailers to refrigerated dry vans to extendable flatbed stretch trailers, our carriers have the equipment needed to meet pretty much every need.
North Carolina’s economy is strong in both farming and manufacturing, and the state has been expanding its knowledge economy in past decades, as well. North Carolina farmers grow tobacco, sweet potatoes and soy beans, and raise livestock as well. North Carolina manufacturers produce textiles, paper and furniture, and NC has a growing chemical and electronics sector. All of these industries, concentrated in the cities and scattered throughout the countryside, require freight shipping. FRC can provide the specialized solutions required by North Carolina industry and agriculture.
Georgia, the Peach State, is on the Atlantic Ocean in the southeastern corner of the country. Its major metropolitan area, Atlanta, is the economic center of the southeast. The Blue Ridge Mountains, a mountain range in the Appalachian Mountain system, make up the northern part of the state, and the southern part of the state is a coastal plain. Along with the Atlantic Ocean, Georgia’s borders include Florida to the south, South Carolina to the east, Alabama to the west, and Tennessee and North Carolina to the north. Georgia is generally hot and humid in the summer and mild in the winter. It can be in the path of tropical storms or hurricanes during hurricane season (June 1 to November 30), and is occasionally affected by snow or ice in the winter. Georgia freight and shipping is concentrated in Atlanta and to a lesser degree, Savannah.
North Carolina to Georgia Freight shipping quotes and trucking rates vary at times due to the individual states industry needs. Since North Carolina and Georgia 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 North Carolina and Georgia 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.