Indiana to Texas Freight shipping and trucking services are in high demand; Indianapolis to Fort Worth is a very heavily traveled route.
The Indianapolis, IN to Fort Worth, TX shipping lane is a 931 mile trip that takes more than 13 hours of driving to complete. Shipping from Indiana to Texas ranges from a minimum of 545 miles and over 8 hours on the road from Mt Vernon, IN to Wake Village, TX, to over 1,594 miles and a minimum of 24 hours on the road from Angola, IN to Fort Bliss, TX. The shortest route from Indiana to Texas is along the I-30 W; however, there’s also a more northerly route that uses the I-44, passing through Pryor, OK and Springfield, MO.
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.
No other state moves materials like Texas. Not only is Texas geographically the largest state in the continental United States, it also draws the most revenue from exports. Most of its major industries are in the natural resources, agricultural, and manufacturing sectors, which means that freight never stops flowing. We hear that Texas even takes cargo into orbit every once in a while. Texas spans seven major geographic regions ranging from sun-blasted deserts and hill country to semitropical coastal plains. Cities like Austin, Houston and Dallas dominate the state’s economy and consistently attract new businesses. Due to its size, shipping across the state is a taxing job, but Freight Rate Central’s trucking and freight team are more than up to the task. No matter the size of your order, we can move your cargo through Texas quickly and professionally.
Indiana to Texas Freight shipping quotes and trucking rates vary at times due to the individual states industry needs. Since Indiana and Texas are mostly industrial, 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 Indiana and Texas 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.