FedEx Freight volume services — reliable shipping and economical rates for large freight.

It pays to be flexible. If your large-volume, less-than-truckload (LTL) freight shipment isn’t in a rush, you can get economical rates by taking advantage of unused truckload space.



Does my freight shipment qualify?:

FedEx Freight volume services has extensive coverage throughout the contiguous U.S. and between points in Canada, and is available for LTL freight shipments that:

  • Weigh between 4,000 and 44,000 lbs.
  • Require at least 10 ft. (up to 56 ft., or two full pup trailers) of trailer space
  • Shipments may not:
    • Deliver to a residential area
    • Require temperature control
    • Deliver to conventions, exhibitions, or trade shows
    • Contain stopoffs
    • Require liftgates
    • Require cash on delivery


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Find the best rate for your schedule and budget with one of our three volume service options:

TLX (Truckload Exempt)

  • Offers lower quote
  • Service standard will not be greater than twice (2 times) the FedEx Freight® Economy transit times
  • Lower liability coverage

TLS (Truckload Service)

  • Transit times will be the stated FedEx Freight Economy transit times*
  • Higher liability coverage

EXCL (Exclusive Use)

  • Timeframe determined at time of quote 
  • Shipment moves separate from other goods in a secure, dedicated trailer
  • Classified as a FedEx Freight® Priority shipment* (transit times not guaranteed)

What’s best for my shipment? Every shipment is different. Contact a FedEx representative to find the best options for your business.

For a quote, you can:

  • Call one of our dedicated Capacity Management specialists at 1.888.465.5646 (toll-free)
  • Email
  • Get direct access to the FedEx Freight Spot Quote API® tool for your frequent shipment needs. Find out how.

For more information:

Please note:
*While FedEx always works to meet your needs and maintain shipment integrity, delivery times for these services are not guaranteed.

  • Backhaul lane availability changes weekly and monthly.
  • All services are subject to the terms and conditions of the FXF 100 Series Rules Tariff.