shipping by rail
With multiple parties involved in shipping, our Zion Guarantee will give you the confidence to know your shipment is being taken care of by the best in the business.
Railways, the most common and inexpensive means of land transportation, have been around for centuries. Over the years, it has grown faster, more convenient, and has played a significant role in developing the logistics and supply chain industry. Intermodal carriers and shipping by rail have played a massive role in revolutionizing the transportation and shipping industry. With an experience of nearly two decades, Zion Transport has mastered the art of rail and intermodal shipping. Our intermodal logistics experts are trained to carry out shipping via any transportation mode in the most excellent way. Our use of modern transportation management systems has helped us deliver commodities faster – and at a much more reasonable rate than any other intermodal trucking company. Recruiting experts who specialize in all transportation modes – land, air, sea, and rail has helped us develop an efficient, unrivaled intermodal logistics system.
Zion Transport has been providing railway shipping to industries across all 48 states, and for nearly two centuries now, we have partnered with industries that transport consumer goods, including cleaning products, batteries, and paint. Our standardized quality packaging ensures safe and timely delivery of all commodities shipped by rail. We have a nationwide network of more than 50 contractors to deliver streamlined railway and intermodal shipping services. At Zion Transport, we provide fast, flexible, and affordable railway shipment services. We also understand that railway shipping carriers have been notorious for being unreliable in the past, which is why we adhere to our values of transparency and ensure responsiveness 24/7, so you can sit back and be confident that your commodities are in good hands.
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Modern transportation management systems and innovative technology have helped us emerge as a leading intermodal trucking company. Our intermodal trucks transfer goods between different transportation modes while treating them with utmost care. The transfer of packaged goods between airplanes and rail cars or ships is one of the best ways to ensure fast, timely delivery, therefore, Zion Transport has been engaged in providing railway and intermodal transportation for nearly two decades. It has provided affordable services that have catered to a large clientele, benefiting them in the following ways:
The only shipping company I ever use. Highly recommend if you’re looking for affordable freight with outstanding service.
The Staff at Zion Transport are awesome. Their team has really helped our business succeed and reduce significant overhead costs. Anytime we need some hand holding on our shipments or a problem arises, they are there to make sure it is taken care of!
Great customer service. Received a call the day before to ask if there were any special instructions. Received a call one hour before shipment arrived. Driver was courteous and professional. Did a great job unloading where I needed him to. I would highly recommend Zion Transport!
Our Freight Services
Zion is your premier provider of Full Truck load (TL) transportation. Whether you need a shipment moved across the country or within state lines, ZION’s staff has got it all figured out for you. They can handle anything from small packages to oversized items with ease and will get them there on time every time.
When it comes to finding the best LTL freight rates, Zion is absolutely unmatched. We offer customized shipping services at affordable prices without sacrificing customer service or quality of product delivery. Our experts have deep connections with carriers and deliver no matter what size your shipment may be!
A dry van is one of the oldest, most significant shipment modes used in the transportation industry. Zion offers A 53′ dry van which is your best way to ship non-perishable goods such as manufactured goods, household items like cleaning commodities or automotive equipment! Our dedicated team works hard at verifying accurate weight for all types of products you need shipped from point A to B with ease and on time.
Flatbed freight forms an integral part of the shipping industry because of its ability to transport heavy-duty equipment efficiently. At Zion Transport, we realize your heavy-duty equipment is a valuable asset to your business. Therefore, we only use strongly-built, well-maintained Flatbeds to transport your commodities that can weigh up to 12,000 pounds. We prioritize safety and protection over profits, and that is how we assure that your goods easily reach their destination. Our flatbed freight drivers undergo stringent training sessions to flawlessly haul and drive the equipment to its destination without causing any delays.
Zion will get your temperature-sensitive goods to the proper destination every time with our reliable refrigerated shipping service. By adopting a streamlined process for transporting perishable items, Zion Transport is able to deliver them on demand and ensure they are packaged according to regulatory standards while giving you a flat rate that’s easy for you too understand what it costs.
Working with one of the most trusted and experienced heavy haul carriers guarantees you will never have to fret about the safety of your heavy equipment. At Zion Transport, our team is trained to handle heavy-duty equipment efficiently, ensuring it is not damaged at any cost. Our experienced heavy haul drivers perform all necessary pre-trip checks to ensure the vehicle carrying up to 34,000 pounds runs smoothly even over long distances. We provide exceptional third-party logistics services at reasonable rates to ensure your business runs smoothly. We take responsibility for storing, picking, packaging, and postage your commodities, and as one of the leading 3PL and heavy haul carriers, we ensure it is all done correctly.
We provide same-day, overnight, and expedited transportation services to our clients for their urgent needs. Running a retail business calls for ensuring that shipments reach their destination as soon as needed, and our expedited transportation services guarantee that. Our values of transparency, quality assurance, and reliability enable us to leave no stone unturned when it comes to providing you with the best shipment services, when you need them and where you need them.
We have partnered with the leading rail and intermodal carriers in the US to provide our customers with a variety of transportation solutions so they can choose what is best for them. Whether you are looking for lower cost or faster turnaround time, as well as everything in between -we’re here to help!
With our international ocean and air cargo partners, customers can have their freight moved all over the world. Not only do they offer door-to-door shipments but also great rates on shipping and full visibility of your shipment from origin to destination.
Our international advisors are skilled specialists in providing customers with straightforward and seamless overseas transactions. They’ll provide everything you need for ocean or air cargo, from customs clearance to easy access of important documentation.
Zion Transport provides rail, road, air, and sea transport services across all 52 states. While most logistics companies are known for charging high rates, our goal is to put you at ease and ensure that your business succeeds. Safeguarding your products and making sure they reach their final destination on time is our priority, and we play our part in your business’ success by charging minimal rates while still guaranteeing a seamless shipping experience.
Are you interested in finding a way to optimize logistics so costs don’t get out of hand? Our team has decades of experience when it comes to shipping calculations and with our data analysis we can help you find the best solution tailored specifically for the needs of your business and its goals.