Virginia to Nevada Freight shipping and trucking services are in high demand; Richmond to Reno is a very heavily traveled route.
The Richmond, VA to Reno, NV freight shipping lane is a 2,652 mile haul that takes more than 40 hours of driving to complete. Shipping from Virginia to Nevada ranges from a minimum of 1,949 miles and a minimum of 29 hours on the road from Ewing, VA to Oasis, NV, to over 2,786 miles and a minimum driving time of 42 hours on the road from Virginia Beach, VA to Carson City, NV. The shortest route from Virginia to Nevada is along the I-80 W corridor; however there is a more southerly route that uses the I-64 W, traveling through Kansas City, KS and Louisville, KY.
Virginia sits on the Atlantic Coast of the United States and is commonly referred to as “The Old Dominion”, which was named for being one of the oldest overseas dominions of the King and Queen of England. With agriculture occupying over 30% of the land in Virginia, a large part of the states income comes from soy, hay, peanuts, and tomatoes being the most profitable crop in the state, at one time tobacco used to be the number one grown crop in the state, while no longer the case the state is still the fifth- largest producer of tobacco in the nation.
Virginia’s main industry is the technology sector, with the computer chip being the highest grossing export since 2006 and the fourth-highest number of technology workers in the United States, only California, New York, and Texas remain higher, technology quickly took over as the states main export while surpassing the state’s traditional top exports of tobacco and coal combined. To coincide with Virginia’s position in the technology industry, The Pentagon, which is located in Arlington, is the headquarters of the Department of Defense, while the Central Intelligence Agency in located in Langley, Virginia. Virginian is also home to several other government agencies, the United States Geological Survey, the National Science Foundation, and The United Sates Patent and Trademark Office, with all of these agencies and roughly 12% of all U.S. federal procurement money being spent in the state, providing over 900,000 jobs throughout the state and government contracts.
Nevada trades in fantasy, but that’s not all. Down-to-earth industries like mining and ranching play an important role in the state’s economy. Of course, government shipping is also in high demand in Nevada. As a state that is dry and sparsely populated, Nevada’s shipping needs tend to be straightforward. However, knowledge of local roads is important to properly manage logistics in Nevada. Freight Rate Central is headquartered in neighboring Idaho, and we understand Nevada’s climate, industries and roads. We work with Nevada’s top trucking companies to bring you reasonably priced shipping services you can depend on.
FRC works with Nevada’s best trucking companies and shipping specialists to bring you a wide variety of options at the lowest prices in the Nevada logistics industry. If you’re shipping across the Sierra Nevada Mountains or the Mojave Desert, Freight Rate Central will do everything necessary to make sure every aspect of the journey goes smoothly and safely. Whether you’re shipping minerals through Reno to California or transporting construction equipment from Vegas to Paradise, FRC can make the connection.
Virginia to Nevada Freight shipping quotes and trucking rates vary at times due to the individual states industry needs. Since Virginia and Nevada 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 Virginia and Nevada 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.