Road Freight Container Shipping Rates

The road freight container shipping rates or the costs associated with transporting containers by road are topics of great interest, especially for those looking to transport goods via roadways. So, what are the specific container transport service charges? Which service providers are the most reliable? Let's find out right now!

Why is road freight container shipping preferred?

Extremely fast and flexible in terms of timing

Transporting containers by road offers flexibility in terms of timing. Trucks can depart at any time as agreed upon between businesses and transport providers. Moreover, container shipments can be easily delivered to areas accessible by road.

Ensures safety throughout the transportation process

Container transport involves tightly sealed and secure designs to ensure better preservation and protection of goods, thereby minimizing losses or damages during transportation.

Cost-effective for transporting goods

Domestic road freight container services incur relatively low costs, which are highly convenient for large quantities of goods or oversized, bulky, and heavy cargo.

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Calculation method for road freight container shipping rates

Here is the formula used to calculate road freight container shipping costs:

Shipping cost = Unit price x Cargo weight

Where the unit price varies depending on the delivery location. Cargo weight includes both actual weight and converted weight.

The determination is as follows:

  • Converted weight is for bulky and heavy goods.
  • Actual weight is for lightweight goods.

The formula to calculate the converted weight is as follows: Converted weight = (length x width x height) / 5000.

Determining factors affecting road freight container shipping rates:

Cước phí để vận chuyển container bằng đường bộ phụ thuộc vào rất nhiều những yếu tố:

  • Weight of the cargo (heavy or light)
  • Type of cargo (bulky, perishable, fragile, hazardous materials, etc.). Specialized cargo types generally incur higher transportation costs.
  • Delivery conditions such as Door-to-Container Yard (Door-CY), Door-to-Door (Door-Door), CY-to-Door (CY-Door), CY-to-CY (CY-CY).
  • Size of the cargo (small or large)
  • Timing of delivery (off-peak, peak season, holidays, etc.)
  • Delivery addresses
  • Specific requirements for vehicle types such as semi-trailers or prime movers.

If you wish to delve deeper into road freight container shipping rates, contact HNT today for the most prompt advice. Depending on the type of goods, shipping method, delivery locations, and mutual agreement, we provide the most suitable transportation policies and services that align with your cost and quality expectations.

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Choosing the most reputable transportation service at HNT

HNT TRADING TRANSPORT LOGISTICS COMPANY LIMITED is one of Vietnam's leading logistics service providers specializing in road and maritime freight transport.

With over 12 years of experience in the logistics sector, HNT takes pride in offering professional, comprehensive, and efficient transport solutions. We guarantee the most competitive pricing in the current market, delivering import-export transport services, international shipping via sea, road, and air, customs brokerage services, warehouse facilities, and more, all with exceptionally high quality and reasonable costs.

Additionally, our enthusiastic and experienced staff are dedicated to listening, assisting, and promptly meeting the needs of our customers with professionalism and efficiency. Therefore, customers who utilize HNT's services become long-term partners, highly appreciating the quality of our transport services.

In addition to extensive experience in transportation services, HNT offers special advantages to both new and long-term customers, ensuring absolute satisfaction when choosing our services.

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HNT leads in quality


We hope the information in this article has provided you with a clearer understanding of road freight container shipping rates and the nature of container transport services. If you require more detailed advice on your cargo and transportation needs, contact HNT Logistics for the earliest consultation.