Ohio to North Dakota Freight shipping and trucking services are in high demand; Columbus to Fargo is a very heavily traveled route.
The Columbus, OH to Fargo, ND freight shipping lane is a 1,000 mile haul that takes more than 14 hours of driving to complete. Shipping from Ohio to North Dakota ranges from a minimum of 787 miles and over 12 hours from on the road from Holiday City, OH to Fairmount, ND, to over 1,496 miles and a minimum driving time of 23 hours on the road from Chesapeake, OH to Fortuna, ND. The shortest route from Ohio to North Dakota is along I-80 W; however, there’s also a more northerly route that uses the I-94 W, passing through Madison, WI and Rockford, IL.
Almost Home of the Mighty Buckeyes, Ohio links the northeast to the midwest and contains some of the busiest trucking routes in the country. Ohio is within a one-day drive of 50 percent of US residents and 70 percent of North America’s manufacturing capacity. Bordered to the north by Lake Erie, an important cargo port area and to the south by the Ohio River, Ohio’s nearest neighbors are Pennsylvania, Michigan, Ontario, Indiana, Kentucky and West Virginia.
Ohio’s climate ranges from mild to the south to cooler to the north, where severe lake effect snowstorms are not uncommon in the winter, making travel in the north treacherous during the worst parts of the winter. Major cities include Ohio’s capitol, Columbus, along with Cleveland, Cincinnati, Toledo, Dayton and Akron
North Dakota is located at the heart of the continent and borders on Canada. Shipping from, through or to North Dakota is simple to plan using FRC Logistics’ online quote generator. Our unique and intuitive instant online tool can help you find accurate and timely prices whether you are shipping a full consignment, looking for an LTL deal or have a specialist item that needs to be moved through the upper Midwest.
North Dakota is currently enjoying a boom in natural resources, primarily oil extraction, and has enjoyed the fastest-growing economy in the USA for the last five years. As well as the oil industry, agriculture, mineral extraction and food processing are key industries. The flat prairie land and climate are ideal for growing legumes, oilseeds and cereal crops. Machinery, particularly for use in mineral extraction and farming, is routinely transported along North Dakota’s road network.
Ohio to North Dakota Freight shipping quotes and trucking rates vary at times due to the individual states industry needs. Since Ohio and North Dakota are mainly industrial, 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 Ohio and North Dakota 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.