UPS Freight(sm) - Save big on LTL Shipping -- Up to 65%
UPS Freight now offers substantial savings to ASI members on our dependable LTL services. Sign up now to begin taking advantage of 65% savings.

Whether your LTL needs are coast to coast or close to home, you can trust that UPS Freight will pick up and deliver your shipments intact and on time.

UPS Freight LTL
  • Regional, interregional, and long-haul capabilities
  • More than 20,000 one- and two-day lanes
  • Minimal handling, maximum speed
  • Guaranteed option provides money-back peace of mind
  • Urgent option meets time-critical requirements
  • International coverage of NAFTA countries
  • Offshore reach includes Alaska, Hawaii, Guam, Puerto Rico, and U.S. Virgin Islands
Frequently Asked Questions
What is LTL freight?

What if I don't have an LTL shipping account with UPS Freight?

What happens after I enroll in the discount program with UPS Freight?

When can I begin shipping LTL freight with my ASI member discount?

On what LTL shipments does the discount apply?

Is the shipping discount available at locations of The UPS Store?


Question:
What is LTL freight?


Answer
LTL stands for less-than-truckload. It generally refers to palletized shipments over 150 pounds.

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Question:
What if I don't have an LTL shipping account with UPS Freight?


Answer
No problem. We'll set up your discount and send you all the information you need to start shipping.

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Question:
What happens after I enroll in the discount program with UPS Freight?


Answer
Shortly after enrollment, you'll receive a confirmation e-mail. Within 7 business days, you'll receive in the mail a kit that includes a welcome letter, a statement of agreed pricing with all the details of your discount, and information on UPS Freight's LTL services.

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Question:
When can I begin shipping LTL freight with my ASI member discount?


Answer
You can begin shipping on the effective date, as stated in the confirmation e-mail you'll receive and in the welcome kit.

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Question:
On what LTL shipments does the discount apply?


Answer
The 65% discount applies on all standard LTL shipments within the continental United States, as well as shipments between the U.S. 48 and Canada. A 35% discount applies to shipments between the continental U.S. and Alaska and Mexico. All the discount details are contained in the statement of agreed pricing that is sent to you following enrollment as part of the welcome kit.

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Question:
Is the shipping discount available at locations of The UPS Store?


Answer
No. This shipping discount is not available at locations of The UPS Store.

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