Oregon to Indiana Freight shipping and trucking services are in high demand; Portland to Fort Wayne is a very heavily traveled route.
The Portland, OR to Fort Wayne, IN freight shipping lane is a 2,267 mile haul that takes more than 33 hours of driving to complete. Shipping from Oregon to Indiana ranges from a minimum of 1,757 miles and over 25 hours on the road from Ontario, OR to Hammond, IN, to over 2,245 miles and a minimum driving time of 32 hours on the road from Astoria, OR to Aberdeen, IN. The shortest route from Oregon to Indiana is along the I-84 E corridor; however there is a more northerly route that uses the I-90 E, traveling through Billings, MT to Rapid City, SD.
Oregon has a rocky coast along the Pacific Ocean, waterfalls, dense rainforests, the volcanic Cascade Mountains, and prairies, steppes and high deserts that sweep to the eastern border. Around 70 percent of the state’s population is concentrated in the Willamette Valley, which boasts cities like Portland to the north and Eugene to the south, and the western part of the state has a mild year-round climate featuring cool, wet winters and dry, warm summers. Further to the east, the winters are cold and snowy. Oregon is south of Washington State and north of California. To the east, it is bordered by Idaho and Nevada.
Indiana is a state on the mid-eastern side of the United States bordering Lake Michigan. Indiana is a state that operates on the industrial side of the economy, in fact, a large percentage of the states workforce has employment in the manufacturing section, making Indiana the leader for manufacturing employment in the United States. Indiana’s leading exports are heavy in the automotive industry with motor vehicles and auto parts, but also includes industrial and electrical equipment, pharmaceutical products, and medical equipment. Indiana also operates in the agricultural sector being the fifth largest producer of corn in the united states. Indiana’s main north-to-south artery is I-65, which runs from the southern end of the state from Kentucky, and continuing north through Indianapolis until it reaches the northern end the state, where it connects to the I-94 and I-90 where it continues into Michigan and Illinois. Also connecting Illinois to Ohio is the I-74 which runs from the eastern end of Indiana to the western end of the state.
Oregon to Indiana Freight shipping quotes and trucking rates vary at times due to the individual states industry needs. Since Oregon and Indiana are mainly industrial, with many food processing and distribution centers, 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 Oregon and Indiana 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.