Define success on your own terms with the #1 company for independent owner/operators
With Landstar's Percentage Pay, as freight rates go up, so do your settlements.
Tractor-only: 65% of freight revenue.
Tractor-trailer: between 72% and 75% of freight revenue, depending on trailer type.
Straight trucks and Sprinters (Expedited): 62% of freight revenue.
Every penny Landstar collects in fuel surcharges goes right back to you.
100% Fuel Surcharges
Landstar passes back 100% of all billed fuel surcharges to BCOs. In 2011, that number exceeded $285 million.
Pay less for tires, fuel and more through the Landstar Contractors' Advantage Purchasing Program (LCAPP®).
In 2010, Landstar BCOs received nearly $16 million in fuel discounts.
National account tire pricing on the brands you know and like: Bridgestone, Michelin, Yokohama, Goodyear, Continental/General, Kelly and Dunlop.
Cash rebates on new and used trucks.
Factory-direct pricing on trailers.
Discounts on parts and service from OEM truck dealers.
You'll never feel like the road is more important than your wellbeing when you join Landstar. Just ask owner/operators currently leased with us.
You're independent, but never alone. Landstar provides you with top level support.
Learn how to maximize your revenue without driving more miles.
Online training and tutorials available – CSA, Hazmat, Hours of Service.
Tools and technology to move your business forward.
More Home Time
Lease on with Landstar and take a load off, anytime you want. Or take a load on, whenever you're ready. With Landstar, there's no forced dispatch. You schedule when, where and how you run.
Thousands of available loads every day.
Origins and destinations throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Run wherever you want – set your own schedule, work at your own pace.
As a Landstar owner/operator, you'll have choices you've never had before.
No forced dispatch. The flexibility to make your schedule and set your own pace.
Profitable freight headed in the right direction.
A vested interest in the successful delivery of each load.
The leading company for independent contractors for more than 20 years.
Landstar: A Safety-First Company
We believe awareness and training are the keys to safer highways.
Safety Thursday. Held on the third Thursday of every month, Safety Thursday benefits employees, drivers, agents, law enforcement and the business community in an open exchange of ideas and best practices
Landstar's safety-first approach saves lives, saves dollars, reduces liability and helps to ensure on-time delivery.
One of the nation's largest, most respected companies in OTR freight.