Nebraska to Montana Freight shipping and trucking services are in high demand; Lincoln to Billings is a very heavily traveled route.
The Lincoln, NE to Billings, MT shipping lane is a 884 mile trip that takes more than 13 hours of driving to complete. Shipping from Nebraska to Montana ranges from a minimum of 259 miles and over 4 hours on the road from Agate, NE to Albion, MT, to over 1,451 miles and a minimum of 21 hours on the road from Rulo, NE to Eureka, MT. The shortest route from Nebraska to Montana is along the I-80 W; however, there’s also a more northerly route that uses the I-90 W, passing through Rapid City, SD instead of Casper, WY.
The home of the Huskers, Nebraska is a state that provides a large amount of daily shipments throughout the United States. This great tradition in the state of Nebraska provides America with a very vast array of products on a consistent basis. The Freight Rate Central & our Nebraska Trucking Companies have emerged as one of the most loyal and dedicated trucking companies offered in Nebraska today. Nebraska lies in the central United States and is divided up into two major regions, The Dissected Till Plains and the Great Plains. The Great Plains which makes up the western side of the state, is a vast prairie used for cattle grazing. In fact the state is largely agricultural being a major producer of pork, beef, soybeans and corn.
Named after the Spanish for “mountainous country,” Montana contains numerous mountain ranges, many of which form part of the Rocky Mountains in the west of the state. Its unofficial nickname, Big Sky Country, refers to the huge expanses of flat open plains in the eastern part of Montana, which provide fertile ground for agriculture and ranching and cover 60% of the state’s territory.
The major cities of Montana include Missoula to the east, Billings in the south and Great Falls. State capital Helena, Butte and Bozeman are also major population centers. Thanks to its size, geography and the Continental Divide, the weather in Montana can vary dramatically. The coldest temperature ever recorded in the US was in Montana (-70ºF) and the valleys and mountains can attract fog that is difficult for even experienced Montana trucking companies to navigate.
Nebraska to Montana Freight shipping quotes and trucking rates vary at times due to the individual states industry needs. Since Nebraska and Montana are mainly agricultural, 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 Nebraska and Montana 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.