Over The Road Transportation started in 1983 as a family business. We are an asset based carrier with a 50,000 sq. warehousing facility strategically located in Mississauga, ON. Our location offers quick access to highways 401, 410, 403 and 407.

We are best known for our Southern Ontario Cartage and cross border LTL into the US Mid-West and Eastern Seaboard. We use a combination of our own assets and partner carriers throughout Canada and the US, which allows us to serve the needs of all our customers at competitive rates.

Our team of experienced professionals offers a wide range of services to assist with all of our customers logistical needs. From GTA courier services to North American LTL or FTL: we’ve got you covered!


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At OTR we understand that each customer has unique needs and requirements. Similarly, we understand the trust and commitment customers need from their carrier. We are able to provide a wide range of services that offer unparalleled convenience and ensure cost effective, safe and efficient movement of freight of all kinds.

You can count on OTR to provide exceptional customer service not only from our logistics team, but from our dedicated drivers, and experienced dispatch team.

Feel free to contact us and one of our logistics professionals will be happy to connect! We will carefully listen to your needs, assess your requirements and then recommend a solution that will work best for you.

We want to be your number one choice in transportation services! Our History, Our People and Our Customers are our keys to success


Our History

OTR was established in 1983 as a family owned business. In the beginning OTR focused on courier services but at the turn of the new century and a growing need for local LTL carriers they expanded to offer full transportation services including LTL, FTL and warehousing divisions. Today OTR is still proudly owned and operated by the same family.


Our People

At OTR, we take pride in our family owned background and strive to provide a work environment that reflects our family values. Our team of logistics professionals is just that: a team. They work together to provide exceptional customer service from start to finish. From our team in the warehouse, the drivers to accounting, each and every team member is vital to OTR and our day to day operations.

Our Customers

Our customers are essential to our growing success in the industry. Our customers are unique, and your unique needs are what keep us ever changing and adapting. We have grown from simple local LTL to providing services across North America, whether it’s simple local LTL frozen cross border service that’s needed we’ve grown and adapted with our customers’ needs. Our continued success is only possible because of your trust in us and your continued success.

Our Commitment

Customer Satisfaction

OTR is committed to customer satisfaction first. We want our customers to have confidence and trust in our team, equipment and knowledge to ensure all of their transportation needs are taken care of on time and safely.  We provide exceptional service: you will always reach someone to answer your questions, track a shipment or provide a rate. We use our family values and transfer them into our everyday operations through our interactions with customers and partner carriers.


Having our own fleet to service Southern Ontario and into the US means OTR offers extremely competitive rates.  Similarly having a network of trusted partner carriers, we are able to service the remainder of North America at great rates.

OTR is always evolving and adapting to the ever-changing needs of our customers, as well as the new trends in the logistics industry. We are dedicated to finding new ideas, technologies, and strategies to save our customers time and money.

Bottom line: we want our customers to save money on their transportation costs!


We take pride in our reputation and service. Our goal is to provide on time, safe, reliable transportation every time. Our professional attitude is carried not only by our team in dispatch, sales and logistics, but by our drivers, warehouse staff and administration. Not only do we take pride in our own integrity and professionalism, we ensure every partner carrier we work with is reviewed to ensure they abide by the standards our customers have come to expect when shipping with OTR. We verify and monitor our carriers’ performance, insurance, and licenses.