SELECT THE BEST LOAD BOARD

We have done the homework for you to pick the best online load board for your trucking company, out of the 4 most popular load boards available online. The cost, features, strengths and weakness of each load board.

 

DAT

TRUCKSTOP

Estimated over 100,000 loads each day, it is brokers/shippers matching load portal. It has three tiers of service for carriers

1. Basic ($39)

  • Unlimited posts and searches

      (refreshes every 60 seconds)

  • Mileage and routing

  • Weather conditions

  • Automatic Payments on delivery (quick pay fees apply)

2 Advanced ($125, Basic Features +)

  • Broker Credit Score

  • Broker Days to Pay Information

Pro ($149, Advanced Features+)

  • Real time loads updates

  • Best paying rates

  • Route planning

123LOADBOARD

Estimated over 100,000 loads each day, it is affordable option compared to other load boards with premium functions, It integrates with TMW (dispatch software)

1. Standard ($35)

  • 10 days free trial

  • Real time load updates

  • Store and send document

2 Premium ($45, Standard +)

  • Mileage and Maps planning

  • Credit Scores and days to pay

  • Broker Days to Pay Information

  • Up to 2 users in one plan

Premium Plus ($55, Premium +)

  • Enhanced miles maps and tolls

  • Check freight rates on the selected lanes

  • Up to 3 users in one plan

DIRECT FREIGHT

Estimated over 100,000 loads each day, it most affordable option compared to other load boards with premium functions (This also integrates with TMW dispatch software)

Standard ($35)

  • 15 days free trial

  • Real time load updates

  • Mileage and Maps planning

  • Credit Scores and days to pay

  • Broker Days to Pay Information

  • Enhanced miles maps and tolls

  • Check freight rates on the selected lanes

  • Store and send documents

Biggest and oldest Load port,approaching half a Million loads posted per day. It comes with multiple options It has two main options and sub-options within, (GetLoaded loadboard is now part of DAT)

1. DAT TruckersEdge

Standard ($34.95)

  • Unlimited posts and searches

      (needs manual refreshing)

  • Mileage and route planning

  • Weather conditions on the route

Enhanced ($49.95,Standard Features +)

  • Average rates on a lane in last 90 days

  • Broker Credit Score

Professional ($99.95,Enhanced Features+)

  • Average lane rates for past 15 days

  • Tri-Haul (Suggestions for triangular routes)

 

2. DAT Power

Select ($149, Enhanced Features+)

  • Live Loads (no need to refresh)

  • Multiple Searches at once

  • Collaboration for working in teams

  • Payment guarantee up to $1000

Office ($249, Select Features+)

  • Block bad brokers

  • Lane markers to see who has most loads

  • Compare contract and spot rates

DAT also offers a cheaper version for OOIDA members that is similar to truckers edge, it is called Membersedge.

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