Bowden Transport straight truck on highway with city of Toronto in background Bowden Transport straight truck on highway with city of Toronto in background

SERVICES | gta local cartage

Trust Bowden Transport for Local GTA Cartage

image with text 30 years
Trust Bowden Transport for Local GTA Cartage

Reliability is crucial to successful GTA cartage. Your business depends on local cartage companies that can provide assurances about timelines about scheduling.

Bowden Transport’s one of the most respected leaders in the GTA cartage field. We offer a comprehensive range of cartage services designed to meet each demand your organization faces for fast, efficient transportation.

Companies Select Bowden Transport for:

Our Local Expertise

Comprehensive knowledge of the local region is the foundation to running a successful third-party transportation service.

Anticipating delays due to traffic and mitigating potential hazards en-route ensures that your freight makes its way to the destination on time and in pristine condition. Our team has several decades of experience in the cartage industry. We utilize this experience to build local GTA networks that help our teams navigate routes between key local transit points.

Our Flexibility

One of the foremost reasons companies select Bowden Transport is our flexibility. We have a growing number of drivers and vehicles and a wide network that allows us to respond when your needs change.

We understand that demand levels may rise and inventory must be managed precisely, so we’re adaptable to the changes in the market. We can work with you to build cartage services closely aligned with your core business objectives both in the short and long term.

Innovative Inventory Management

Our inventory management system is designed to keep you updated in real-time when your products are in transit from the warehouse to the customer: you’re never kept out of the loop on the current location of your freight.

Our drivers are also trained in the latest inventory systems to ensure we can answer your questions when freight is between locations. It’s a system that gives you complete oversight of your stock and allows you to respond immediately when your customers have questions.

A Variety of Equipment

Our full equipment selection includes flatbeds, 5-ton trucks, and full tractor-trailers. We are equipped to respond to a full assortment of transit requirements. Whether you’re moving heavy construction equipment from your facility to the customer’s door or you’re managing a furniture manufacturing service and require transit options between your facility and your customer, Bowden is your ideal transport partner.

Experienced Service Professionals

When you call Bowden Transport, you’re already speaking to a professional with many years of experience in the industry. This means you don’t have to wait to speak with a specialist - we can immediately begin building your logistics solution.

Our service professionals are trained to analyze your information and provide you with clear answers regarding the services we provide. Whether you have questions about the types of vehicles we utilize or our coverage areas, we can provide the information you need immediately.

Our Service

To help you pick the right service for your cartage requirements, we’ve organized our services into three specific areas:

Overnight Freight Service

Our overnight freight company service includes pick-up of your LTL (Less than Truck Load) freight for delivery by the following day at 5:00 p.m. We operate this service five days a week to ensure that you can complete professional deliveries each business day.

Same Day Freight Service

When you place your pick-up order with our team before 10 a.m., we’ll complete the delivery on the same day. So when your customers have a specific requirement that must be completed urgently, Bowden Transport is the specialist same-day freight service provider.

Expedited Transportation

We also offer an expedited freight shipping service, through which we’ll immediately dispatch a vehicle for your delivery the moment you approve the service. This service is flexible to meet immediate transit demands.

We’ll dispatch a vehicle of the required size and style to ensure safe transit for immediate delivery. It’s just one of the ways we help maximize your customer service and empower your company to compete effectively across the Ontario marketplace.

Booking Steps

Moving forward with Bowden Transport will give you peace of mind knowing your deliveries will be made on time and according to your budgetary requirements. Our team can then guide you through the booking phases to ensure each element is customized to your exact transportation needs.

Our booking process is as follows:

Contact With Our Service Team

You can either call our team directly or use our booking system to connect with our service experts. Through this process, we can help explain more about the various transportation options we offer. For example, we can discuss our specially equipped tailgates that help streamline curbside delivery.

This process also allows you to ask our team questions and learn more about the experts working for Bowden Transport. It’s an introductory step that supports your decision-makers with the data they need to make effective choices for the business.

Service Quote

Once we have your delivery information we’ll provide you with a quote. Our quotes are among the most affordable within the industry today and allow you to manage your logistics process cost-effectively. There are three specific elements included in the quote we offer: the speed of delivery required, the type of product being delivered, and the equipment used. In each of these areas, we’ll provide you with the most affordable option in the GTA marketplace.

Designing Your Transportation Process

Now that we’ve agreed on a quote with your team we move forward in designing your transportation service. We’ll gather our logistics team and our driving staff and discuss routes.

We’ll plot the schedule and provide you with clear details. Our broad subset of skills also provides you with scheduling flexibility. When a customer demands an abrupt change or your inventory levels require alteration, we can adapt our transportation service on short notice.

Our drivers play a key role in this service flexibility.

Each member of our driving team is highly knowledgeable about the region’s roadways and traffic patterns. We also continually analyze routes to determine the quickest and most effective delivery process for your freight.

Completing Your Deliveries

Once the service has been built, we confirm all elements with your team and then complete the delivery. It’s an affordable, efficient working system that drives your business forward with predictable scheduling for the years ahead.

Ready to book? Call now to speak with our scheduling staff.


We would love to hear from you, send us a message and one of our team members will be happy to get back in touch with you.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.