Forward Air — Keeping your business moving forward

Announcements

YYZ will be closed on Friday July 2 in observance of Canada Day.

DFW will accept live tenders Friday, June 18, 2021 from 12:00CST to 20:00CST and will resume live tenders Monday June 21 at 12:00CST.  No live tenders will be accepted over the weekend.

Forward Air is featured in The CEO Magazine in an article that details CEO Tom Schmitt’s vision for our Company. Click here to read the article.

Effective June 14, our EWR operations are moving to a larger facility at 4050 Tremley Point Rd., Linder, NJ 07036

Due to capacity challenges that are continuing, we will extend the long linehaul surcharge of 15% on select lanes of 2,000 miles or greater through the end of this year. Click here for a complete list of lanes subject to the surcharge.

Due to annual industry capacity challenges surrounding the Independence Day holiday, a 10% surcharge will be added to all shipments originating in LAX, ONT and ORD destined for our Northeast and Southeast regional points. The surcharge is effective June 28 – July 9.

Beginning Monday, June 7, customers will be able to ship and recover freight from CHA. We are reducing transit times by one day for enhanced door-to-door service.

Effective June 1, New LAX Tender & Recovery Times. View details

Forward Air was named Surface Carrier of the Year by the Airforwarders Association. Click here to read the press release.

Forward is committed to sustainability governance and accountability. We are excited to share the release of our first Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) report. Click here to see the report.

Effective Mar. 1, our CHS operations are moving to a new facility at 4249-A Crosspoint Drive, Ladson, SC 29456

Covid-19 Response

All Stations are currently open and operating to assist our customers.

View our temporary service schedule adjustments and revised hours of operations.

Forward requires every worker of a vendor or guest to wear a mask/face covering compliant with CDC guidelines while visiting any Forward facility. Click here for details.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all drivers, vendors and visitors are required to complete a short questionnaire prior to entering any Forward Air facility. Click here to access the questionnaire online, or text CHECKIN to 72345. Paper questionnaires are also available at each facility.

Beginning 3/8/21, Customer Service hours will be revised to:

  • Monday-Friday: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Saturday: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM EST

Letter from the CEO on COVID-19 Preparedness (updated)

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Corporate Overview

Forward Air has been a leader in the expedited ground transportation industry for over 25 years. Our portfolio of services has evolved to meet each customer’s unique shipping needs, including expedited linehaul (TL & LTL), pick-up and delivery, intermodal drayage and specialized temperature-controlled logistics services.

At Forward Air, we drive industry innovation and continuously strive to develop better technologies, systems and tools for our customers throughout North America – to keep your business moving forward. We are more than a transportation company. As a single resource for your shipping needs, we are your supply chain partner.

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At Forward Air, we believe that EVERY TEAM MEMBER MATTERS and each person plays an integral role in ensuring that we provide quality service for our customers. We recognize our people as our most valuable asset. Together, as a team, we make the difference!