Become an ArcBest carrier

Sign Up. Find Freight. Get Paid.

Every day, ArcBest® carriers place offers on truckload and expedite shipments that take them across the United States, Canada and Mexico. Find freight that fits your equipment, your schedule and your bottom line through our mobile-friendly platform.

Sign up directly through the ArcBest Carrier Portal — no need to speak with a representative

Immediate Access to Hundreds of Shipments

Our fast approval process lets you start placing offers within minutes. Just tell us about your business and submit your paperwork to view our live load board — it’s that simple.

Easy Way to Find, Place Offers On and Accept Shipments

Search by date, location, equipment type and shipment type to find freight that meets your needs. Save search filters according to your preferences to quickly view what’s available. And with shipments posted in advance, you’re able to plan ahead and place offers on shipments that bring you back home.

Quick Turnaround on Payment Requests

Authorize your bank account to receive automatic payment once each shipment is complete. With our convenient web pay feature, you have the option to receive payment in as little as 2-3 business days.

The ArcBest Difference

  • We’re a diverse logistics organization with a variety of shipments to offer
  • Our online portal gives you easy access to truckload and expedite shipments
  • We have a dedicated support team to manage incidents and process carrier accessorial requests
  • We learn about your business and distribute that information to our capacity sourcing team

Here’s What You Need to Get Started

To sign up as an ArcBest carrier, you’ll need:

  • Federal or state Operating Authority (MC or USDOT number) for at least one consecutive year
  • A or B rating according to Internet Truckstop
  • FMCSA safety rating of satisfactory or N/A
  • Copy of signed W-9
  • Proof of insurance ($1,000,000 auto liability coverage, $100,000 cargo coverage)
  • At least one reference

Ready to start driving for ArcBest? Sign up on the Carrier Portal today!