Shipper — Tools & Calculators
Save time and money with our free online freight class calculator.
Please note that this calculator provides an estimated freight class based off of the density of the product. In addition to density, your freight's actual classification (as established by the National Motor Freight Classification) will be based on your commodity's demonstrated transportation characteristics, such as stowability, handling, and liability. If you have questions about your freight's actual class, please contact your Schneider representative.
The National Motor Freight Transportation Association (NMFTA) sets standard rates for every product shipped, providing a uniform price for all carriers to work from. Each product is assigned a freight class number; the higher the number, the more expensive that product is to ship. NMFTA looks at each of the following factors when determining freight class: