Hot Shot Freight

Get ahead of the competition with the best selection of freight listings in the business.

Finding hot shot loads is fast and easy when you use DAT’s load boards. With unlimited search and post and over 887,000 new loads posted daily, you’re bound to find the hot shot load that’s right for you.

  • Gain access to more loads than ever before.
  • Save money with smart business features.
  • Find and post loads from your smartphone.

Gain access to more loads than ever before.

Get the best selection of specialty freight anywhere in the country.

Hot shot trucking can be a great way to turn a profit with low-overhead, smaller loads. Even though hot shot carriers are in high demand, traditional load boards can be a tough place to find specialty loads. Fortunately, DAT’s load boards offer the biggest selection of specialty freight in the business, so you can find the loads that meet your needs.

Save money with smart business features.

Building a profitable trucking business starts with your load board.

DAT’s load boards aren’t just a marketplace for freight loads — it’s a complete suite of tools and services to build your best possible trucking business. Business features on DAT include comprehensive broker information, market rates, and detailed info that helps you make your best deals every time. 

Find and post loads from your smartphone.

With DAT’s mobile app, you can access your load board anywhere you have Internet.

Hot shot loads can be very time-sensitive, and you need a solution that lets you post and find loads on the fly. The DAT mobile app offers a complete mobile solution to find your next hot shot load. Free with your DAT subscription, the app offers unlimited search and post from wherever you have Internet access.

  • Offering smaller loads and quick time frames, hot shot trucking allows drivers to deliver small amounts of freight in a time crunch, with less overhead than traditional flatbed trucks.

    DAT’s load boards are fast becoming the country’s premier hot shot marketplace. With more specialty loads than any other load board, DAT aims to help hot shot carriers get ahead of the competition. For a flat monthly fee, you can get access to the most comprehensive listings of any load board in the country.

  • Finding hot shot freight quickly is critical for your bottom line. Whether you’re carrying hot shot loads on a full-time schedule or only a few days a week, you need to know the most up-to-date listings in your area if you want to get ahead of the competition. DAT’s load boards offer you the best, most recent listings for hot shot and other specialty loads. With millions of exclusive loads posted annually, it’s easy to find profitable hot shot freight with DAT.

  • DAT’s hot shot load boards don’t just offer load listings — they include a wide variety of business features that help you build your hot shot business and save money in the long run. When you subscribe to DAT, you can view market rates for every new load, so you can negotiate high paying prices. You also can access shipping lane details, broker history, and more features to easily find your most profitable hot shot freight loads.

  • When you see a great price tag on a load listing, it can be tempting to seal the deal. But an untrustworthy broker can make you wish you had gone with the lower-paying option.

    With detailed broker information, DAT helps you make sure you know exactly whom you’re doing business with. To ensure freight brokers are trustworthy, DAT offers helpful broker details like credit scores, client reviews, average time-to-pay info, and more.

  • Because hot shot loads are all so unique, hot shot freight rates aren’t always easy to determine. That’s why DAT helps you optimize your profit margin by viewing market rates for new listings. At DAT, we want to maintain a consistent relationship with satisfied carriers. That’s why we’re helping you make your rates the best they can be, with no hidden fees, unlimited search and post, and a flat monthly subscription price every time.

  • Yes! Finding truck loads on the go is easy with the DAT mobile app. With any subscription to the DAT load board, you can download the app for free on your smartphone. The app allows you to easily post and search from wherever you have Internet service. You can communicate with brokers, find loads in your area, and sort for specialty loads to find hot shot truck freight. Even when you’re on the go, DAT helps you make strategic decisions and grow your business.

“The DAT Load Board is the only one I use, and I really don’t see any interest in trying any other one.” 

- Brian Stone, Stone’s Trucking LLC

"DAT Load Board is awesome. They even teach you how to book a load and how to use it on your computer or cell phone app. Highly recommend DAT!"

- Francis Gatmaitan, Alpha Trucking 

Find Available Loads Today!

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