Forward Air — Keeping your business moving forward


All Forward Air terminals and hub operations in the U.S. and Canada will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 26th in observance of Thanksgiving. View full holiday schedule.

Forward now offers expedited LTL service out of Reno, NV. Contact us for more information.

Beginning Nov. 1, the DOT will require Hazmat paperwork for all hand sanitizer shipments.

Forward Acquires Value Logistics

Forward Air announces the acquisition of Value Logistics, Inc., expanding intermodal operations. See the press release here.

Due to increased operating expenses caused by strain on the supply chain, Forward will add a $3 flat rate surcharge per shipment on all shipments 300 pounds or under until our peak season ends on Dec. 31, 2020. This increase applies to all shipments tendered on or after Oct. 12, 2020.

Forward now offers LTL service in Roanoke, VA and Columbia, MO.

Forward Air Corporation Announces New LTL Service in Columbia, MO and Roanoke, VA. See the press release here.

Forward Acquires CLW Delivery

Forward Air announces the acquisition of CLW Delivery, Inc., expanding final mile footprint. See the press release here.

Forward has increased the surcharge 5% on all origin California shipments tendered on or after Sept. 1, 2020 due to supply chain stress.

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 04/11/2020, Customer Service Hours for LTL will be revised to:

  • Monday-Friday: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Saturday: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST

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


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, pool distribution 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!