professional transportation solutions

We're structured to handle just about any transportation need you may have.


From beginning-to-end, we can handle all of your logistics needs anywhere in the Continental United States.

In September 2008 Rail Direct Transportation added another service, RDT Logistics, LLC (MC656773-B) our Freight brokerage division.

RDT Logistics, LLC provides dedicated logistics service to a wide variety of shippers. RDT Logistics, LLC is separate but part of the family of Rail Direct owned businesses and is fully licensed, bonded and insured. We can handle your container, flatbed, van, or over-dimensional shipments from beginning-to-end from any Port, Railroad or Warehouse in the U.S.

Transportation Management and Truck Brokerage

As a major purchaser of transporation within the logistics industry, we have relationships with hundreds of top-notch trucking companies on a nationwide basis. The truckers we use must meet rigorous safety standards before being approved and set up in our system. We have the management structure needed to handle just about any transportation service you require.

Project Freight

For your project freight we have the flexibility to ramp-up as needed to handle your short, medium, or long term projects ... just about anywhere in the country.

Specialized Hauling

We specialize in hauling over-dimensional and heavy-weight shipments. We take care of all the details for you ... from permits to escorts.

Safety is Our Priority

We take the safety of our drivers and the environments in which they operate seriously. With every load we handle safety and risk management are of utmost importance. Our customers can rest assured knowing an experienced driver is handling their freight and has been selected under our stringent guidelines and safety standards as well as those of the Department of Transportation's.

For more information, please contact Chris Clark, Executive Director of Warehousing and Logistics, at 757-398-8600 x220 or email Chris at

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Our Partner Facilities

We have complete logistics and warehousing services at our numerous partner facilities located throughout the U.S.

  • Chesapeake, VA (ORF) (Rail Direct owned and operated facility)
  • Linden, NJ (NYC)
  • Boston, MA (BOS)
  • Charleston, SC (CHS)
  • Oakland, CA (OAK)
  • Savannah, GA (SAV)
  • Miami, FL (MIA)
  • Houston, TX (HOU)
  • Los Angeles, CA (LGB)
  • Seattle, WA (SEA)
  • Memphis, TN
  • Chicago, IL
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Portland, OR
  • Memphis, TN (MEM)
  • Chicago, IL (ORD)
  • Jacksonville, FL (JAX)
  • Baltimore, MD (BAL)
  • Portland, OR (POR)
  • Louisville, KY (SDF)