Road Freight Services

Road Freight Services

International Road Freight Forwarding Services

Emerald Freight are Ireland’s leading provider of road freight transport, offering cargo delivery services across Ireland, the UK and continental Europe. Whatever you need to ship, we are ready to organise everything, taking care of your packages from door to door.

With over 40 years of experience importing and exporting shipments for our clients you can trust us to deliver on time, every time. For more details contact us or call us on (0) 1 842 7666

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What We Do For You

We are committed to providing every client with world class seamless road freight forwarding services. Our team of professional agents will provide support and advice to help get your consignment ready for collection and we can help you with customs and regulatory advice to optimise the process and save you time.

Our freight road transport specialists can tap into the full range of services that we provide to ensure a seamless transfer of your shipment. In addition to our road based deliveries, we also offer air and sea freight services for transporting your consignments to anywhere in the world.

Road Freight Services

At Emerald Freight, our cost effective solutions are suitable for transporting all types of cargo and goods. If you’re not sure of how to transport your shipments and you need some advice, please feel free to get in contact with us to discuss your needs. Take a look at what we offer below:

Chemical Products and Dangerous Goods

We have a range of transportation options available if you are looking for a reliable shipping supplier to deliver any hazardous or dangerous goods and chemicals. We also provide support and advice on what you need to do to prepare your shipment and to ensure that there are no delays.

Temperature-controlled Goods

If you need to transport any type of temperature-controlled consignments such as foodstuffs, chilled goods or frozen products, our team can organise time critical and effective shipping to make sure your cargo arrives on time and in perfect condition.

liquids or powders in tanks

We operate a hand-carry onboard courier service for those occasions when something needs to be delivered under supervision or is time critical. Speak to one of our agents to find out more.

Industrial waste

For importing freight into Ireland, our team can help with organising all elements of the process from collection of the consignment, shipping paperwork through to efficient import customs handling.

Bulk Goods

Our effective bulk goods transportation options ensure that whatever you are looking to ship, we’ve got the vehicles to handle every requirement regardless of the size of consignment.

Aeropace Logisitics

For over 35 years we’ve provided an efficient logistics service, transporting aerospace parts to all corners of the globe. We’ve supported aircraft manufacturers, airlines and defence companies with high speed delivery services.


For time sensitive consignments, our road runner freight services will ensure your packages and cargo is delivered quickly, efficiently and in excellent condition. Our time sensitive services will ensure that when you need a shipment delivered quickly, we arrive on time.


We provide export road freight forwarding to Europe from Ireland from the main ports in Dublin, Cork and Belfast. When you need to transport shipments to anywhere on the continent, get in touch. As part of our international freight forwarder service, we will handle any customs requirements to eliminate delays and will update you at every stage of the delivery.


Our global partnerships and network of agents make us the perfect choice for any overseas companies looking to import products into Ireland. We have hubs at the major ports to efficiently and seamlessly handle incoming consignments, offering solutions for an extensive range of cargoes.

The Benefits of Road Freight

Emerald Freight Express can assist you with all of your freight requirements, whether you are importing consignments into Ireland or setting up export routes to Europe and the rest of the world.

As one of the leading road freight companies providing logistic services, our shipping options deliver benefits that will support your business and enhance the trusted relationships you have built with your customers.

Sending freight by road provides companies with greater flexibility to deliver their cargoes quicker and effectively handle consignments of all sizes much easier. Our service solutions can offer you cost effective shipping, versatility and speed.

Why Choose Emerald Freight?

Our continued commitment to providing the highest quality service drives us to work tirelessly for our clients. We take the responsibility to handle your consignments very seriously and that’s why when you choose Emerald Freight to transport your shipments, you can trust us implicitly.

We will handle every aspect of the shipping process on your behalf, providing the support and advice that simplifies every step. Our agents are on hand to take care of everything, so that you can get on with running your business.

From door to door, we not only take care of your goods, but we also take care of your reputation. At every stage, you will receive notifications on the progress of your shipment throughout the journey to ensure there are no delays and keep your customers updated.

For over four decades we have transported cargo to all parts of the world and that’s why you can be assured that we are committed to delivering your consignments on time and in perfect condition.

Road Freight Forwarding Testimonials

We are proud of how we have helped our clients grow their businesses, but don’t take our word for it. Why not take a read through some of the testimonials that have been left by our satisfied customers.

John West have worked with Emerald Freight for over seven years. We find the team at Emerald to be engaged & reactive placing a high value on customer satisfaction. Their professional & friendly approach makes them a perfect partner for John West.

Jenny Larkin

Commercial Operations, John west Ireland

I have been using Emerald for about 4 or 5 years and have NEVER had one single issue, every transaction has been smooth and everything taken care off, Lilianna is fantastic as my contact point. Quick happy responses. Keep it up guys

Matt Gregg


We are completely satisfied with the service provided by the Emerald Freight team. Competitive rates, highly reliable and great people to deal with.

Darren McManus

Order Fulfillment Manager Mission Critical Environments Division Subzero Engineering

We have been dealing with Emerald Freight for 7 years, they oversee all our Asian imports. They are always professional and friendly and provide an excellent and efficient service. Always on hand to answer any shipping queries.

Tracy Fitzgerald

Purchasing Manager MVI Hazel

Homecare Medical Supplies entrusted Emerald Freight with organizing their inward freight several years ago and have never looked back. The team are fast, friendly, informative and always willing to go that extra mile to get the job done. Would highly recommend them for their efficient all round service.

Sarah Burke

Homecare Medical

We have been using Emerald Freight for approximately three years and have always found them to be prompt, efficient, knowledgeable, courteous and good value. Would highly recommend them as they make what can be a tricky process seem easy.

Peter Brady

CTO Action 24

I have been dealing with Emerald Freight for over 4 years now and I have always found the staff to be very polite, prompt and informative. As well as being price competitive, Emerald Freight always keep me advised (even if shipments get delayed!) – as a customer I appreciate this.

Anne Rolston

Money Point Ltd.

Import and Export via Road Freight

We specialise in being road freight carriers and since 1981 we have been helping companies to import and export cargo. We have refined and optimised our transportation services that we offer to maintain the highest levels of support for our customers.

If you ship packages via road, sea or air freight either into or out of Ireland, and you’re looking for a company to assist you, we are here to help. Call our agents to find out how we can support your logistical challenges with our range of solutions.

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