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53 Ft Container: Intermodal Logistics Consulting

Connect freight to the top, most reliable high cube owner-operators across the United States. Direct Drive Logistics coordinates reliable truck drivers and motor carriers to deliver intermodal container freight safely and efficiently.

Direct Drive Logistics is your partner in full truckload (FTL) and less than truckload (LTL) Intermodal Freight Shipping. We offer intermodal shipping in 53 ft containers. 53 ft intermodal shipping containers can be easily moved from one mode of transport to another without the hassle of unloading and reloading the containers. Contact our logistics company to request an Intermodal Freight Transportation quote today!


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53 Foot Container Dimensions


Useable cube (cu. ft.): 3,830


Length (ft.-in): 52-6
Width (in.): 98
Height (in.): 106.5


Width (in.): 98
Height (in.): 106.5


48'' x 40'' (units): 30
48'' x 42'' (units): 30


Container only (lbs.): 10,750
Container w/chassis (lbs.): 19,340

The long box 53 ft container is a large intermodal freight shipping container. Our freight brokerage firm will help you find the fastest and least expensive route to your destination whether it is across the country or overseas. As an experienced logistics broker DDL will help you determine the best mode of transportation for your needs, whether it be from truck to train to ship.

The great benefit of using our intermodal shipping containers is it gives you the option of multiple modes of transportation without having to unload and reload the containers. Call our freight brokers today to help you find the most efficient and expedited route to transport your goods. We can get you the most cost-effective 53-foot trailer loads.

Intermodal Domestic Shipping Solutions

Intermodal Freight Shipping Containers

Freight Brokers Ship 53 Foot Long Boxes Nationwide

The 53 foot container is designed for domestic transport. It is THE most common type of container used. Another common length is the 48-foot container. International shipments use 20 ft. and 40 ft. containers. These are small enough to stack more of on a freight ship. Domestic containers are also wider than international containers by 6 inches. Simply put, for domestic transportation 53’ containers offer the most space for your cargo both in length and width.

A 53 ft shipping container is considered a “high cube” container. This provides you with an expansive amount of storage room, typically measuring 9’6” tall on the exterior, which is 1 foot taller than standard height containers. For all your shipping needs, from transportation to Houston or Cleveland, rely on Direct Drive Logistics to find a cost-effective shipping solution for your company needs. We serve cities throughout North America:

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Contact Direct Drive Logistics and see if a domestic 53’ container will meet your shipping needs.