West Virginia to North Dakota Freight shipping and trucking services are in high demand; Charleston to Fargo is a very heavily traveled route.
The Charleston, WV to Fargo, ND shipping lane is a 1,138 mile trip that takes more than 17 hours of driving to complete. Shipping from West Virginia to North Dakota ranges from a minimum of 1,044 miles and over 15 hours on the road from Point Pleasant, WV to Fairmount, ND, to over 1,704 miles and a minimum of 26 hours on the road from Bolivar, WV to Ambrose, ND. The shortest route from West Virginia to North Dakota is along the I-94 W; however, there’s also a more northerly route that uses the I-90 W, passing through Auburn, IN instead of Dayton, OH.
West Virginia is a state that lies on the Eastern side of the United States, the state was formed in 1861 after some unionist counties of northwestern Virginia decided to separate from Virginia to form a new state during the American Civil War. West Virginia was admitted to the union in 1863, during the war West Virginia remained a key border state, and was the only state to be formed by separating from a Confederate state. West Virginia lies in the Appalachian mountains, in fact it is the only state in the United States to lay completely within a mountain range, thus being referred to as the “Mountain State”. West Virginia is a popular place for tourism, from mountain ranges, caves, whitewater, and skiing, West Virginia draws a large part of its income from travelers.
West Virginia is one of the top coal producers in the United States, second only to Wyoming, coal fired power plants in the state create a surplus of electricity, leading the nation in interstate electricity exporting. West Virginia also sits on top of the Shale Natural Gas bed, which allows the state to produce 15% of the nations fossil fuel energy.
North Dakota is located at the heart of the continent and borders on Canada. Shipping from, through or to North Dakota is simple to plan using Freight Rate Central’ online quote generator. Our unique and intuitive instant online tool can help you find accurate and timely prices whether you are shipping a full consignment, looking for an LTL deal or have a specialist item that needs to be moved through the upper Midwest.
North Dakota is currently enjoying a boom in natural resources, primarily oil extraction, and has enjoyed the fastest-growing economy in the USA for the last five years. As well as the oil industry, agriculture, mineral extraction and food processing are key industries. The flat prairie land and climate are ideal for growing legumes, oilseeds and cereal crops. Machinery, particularly for use in mineral extraction and farming, is routinely transported along North Dakota’s road network.
West Virginia to North Dakota Freight shipping quotes and trucking rates vary at times due to the individual states industry needs. Since West Virginia and North Dakota 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 West Virginia and North Dakota 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.