Landstar is entirely agent based. Our independent agents provide customers with personalized service at the local level with access to Landstar’s vast resources that provide the global support, stability, and strength of an industry leader.

No Limits to What You Can Earn

The Landstar business model is built to help you flourish. With our backing, you can take your business and earnings to the next level.

Freedom to Set Your Own Priorities

Running your own business is hard work - but it also gives you the freedom to operate the way you want to, fitting into the life you want to lead.

Landstar Support to Help You Succeed

With Landstar, you have the backing of an industry leader. Our success is based on your success - we're fully committed to helping your freight agency grow.

Hear From Landstar Agents

“With Landstar, we can accommodate our customers’ needs. The support and capacity Landstar provides makes every delivery possible.”

– Adam Spencer, Spencer Boys Transportation, Est. 1992

“Landstar is the cream of the crop. Our customers know we have an outstanding safety record, and because of the Landstar name, they know we are a reliable transportation logistics provider.”

– Lacey Crosson-Cornelius, Crosson Logistics LLC, Est. 1997

“The sky is the limit at Landstar. I have the ability to choose my destiny and the ability to earn what I'm worth.”

– James Rutledge, On Point Logistics, Est. 2010

Call 888-949-2880 for more details about becoming an independent Landstar freight agent or opening your own agency.

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How does the agent model work?

Landstar’s independent freight agents work with customers to find the best solutions for their transportation challenges. Landstar provides agents with back office support, experience, access to capacity and a well-known brand. Agents coordinate the transportation plan, secure capacity through the connections of the Landstar network of 68,000+ capacity providers, and communicate with customers every step of the way.

Why Landstar

Independent agents and independent owner-operators have found success with Landstar.

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Agent Analytics

In-depth business analytics help agents manage their businesses better, with access to up-to-date data and graphs about revenue, productivity, customers and predictive analysis.

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Pricing Tools

Our proprietary technology integrates historical and real time pricing data with additional outside data, so agents can react faster to emerging market trends.

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    Each month, deserving business capacity owners (BCOs) and agents earn Landstar’s Star of Quality Award. The award, for members of the Landstar family who go above and beyond the call of duty, recognizes those extra efforts and an individual’s dedication to service.

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    A quick online search will call up the winner of the Landstar 2018 M.U.S.T. Customer Award – Google LLC. In 2018, 61 Landstar customers opened their doors to members of the Landstar safety team to discuss safety practices and improvements. The Mutual Understanding of Safety Together, or M.U.S.T., onsite customer visits offer shippers a unique and valuable experience.

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Agent Network

Landstar’s independent agents enjoy the administrative, sales and technological support of a financially secure industry leader, along with the freedom that comes with owning your own business.

Owner-Operator Network

If defining success on your own terms is important to you, then make the drive over to Landstar. Go home when you want, load out when you’re ready. Lease to Landstar today.

Carrier Network

Get access to thousands of posted premium loads every day, quick trip payments and big fleet fuel discounts through Landstar. If you’re looking for more, look to Landstar.

Employment Opportunities

Our employees play a critical role in the success of everyone in the Landstar system. That’s why we offer competitive salaries and outstanding employee benefits. Landstar is an equal opportunity employer, F/M/V/D.