What is a Load Board?
What is a Load Board?
The DAT load board is more than just a list of loads.
- Access the most comprehensive freight listings anywhere in the industry.
- Make the most of pricing tools to find your best rates.
- Research broker credit history for trustworthy transactions.
Access the most comprehensive freight listings anywhere in the trucking industry.
With more listings than any other load board, you can find millions of loads that are only on DAT.
If you’re a carrier or an owner-operator looking for new freight listings, you won’t find a load board with more options than DAT. With nearly 1.37 million listings every day, truckers can choose the right load from the most options available anywhere in the country. We offer the widest number of listings, which means you can find the best fit every time.
Make the most of pricing tools to find your best rates.
DAT offers best-in-class tools for gauging market demand and understanding rates, so you can make informed business decisions.
DAT’s load board is for more than just finding freight. We help ensure you’re getting paid fairly for the loads you deliver with up-to-date intel about freight markets across the country. DAT’s pricing details allow you to view the market rate for each load, so you can negotiate a fair price every time.
Research broker credit history for trustworthy transactions.
With detailed information about every broker, DAT’s load board helps you find quality business partners.
Make sure a good price isn’t too good to be true. DAT’s load board allows you to see credit history, client reviews, and average time-to-pay for brokers in the DAT database. With plenty of quality insights into broker history, you can make sure you’re doing business with partners who are transparent and trustworthy.
If you’re wondering “what is a load board for truckers?” you’ve come to the right place. In the simplest sense, a load board lets carriers and owner-operators post their availability, and view freight listings to find new loads. But DAT’s load board is so much more than that.
Yes, DAT offers the largest, most complete freight listings anywhere in the country. But our load board is also an investment in your trucking business. With quality assurance features and updated market info, DAT’s load board doesn’t just give truckers the bare minimum — our financial features help your business become the best it can be.
“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!
Get the most relevant matches for your business – the right load for the right truck at the right price, no matter where you are. DAT has the largest load board, with more than 500 million loads posted annually. Find the load board package that best suits your business below.