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Short Haul Trucking Opportunities

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Dart offers truck drivers and owner operators several short haul options.

Chicago Short Haul

Opportunities abound in Dart’s Chicago Short Haul operation. You’ll be running in a major market, where a strong customer base gets you the miles that you need to be successful. Mostly drop and hook freight improves your productivity and profitability.

Twin Cities Short Haul

Consistent, year-round freight that gets you home most nights. You’ll operate primarily within 250 miles of the Twin Cities. Sliding mileage scale plus bump pay for outstanding profitability.

Texas Short Haul

NEW rate increase!!  We've just increased our mileage rate for our Texas Short Haul option.  Contact us today to learn more!

Like everything else in Texas, this Short Haul operation is big. You’ll get mileage pay and run primarily in Texas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. We’re looking for contractors who live within 75 miles of Dallas or Houston, within 60 miles of San Antonio, and within 50 miles of Waco and Laredo.

Northeast Short Haul

Centered in Allentown, Pennsylvania and running throughout the Northeast, Dart’s Northeast Short Haul is one of our fastest growing trucking opportunities. Contractors are highly profitable with percentage-based pay and multiple loads per day.

Southeast Short Haul

Dart’s Southeast Short Haul is a fast-pace operation that keeps you productive and close to home. Mileage pay plus bump pay.

Ohio Short Haul

Operate primarily within 250 miles of Columbus, Ohio with multiple loads per day. Enjoy mileage pay and great home time, plus the advantage of operating between our Chicago Short Haul and Northeast Short Haul.

Memphis - Mainstream

Stay busy while delivering containers within 300 miles of the Memphis, Tennessee rail yards. Mainstream Transportation, Inc. provides dray service for Dart Intermodal, Inc. with independent contractors. Home most nights and weekends. Saturday loads are available.

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