"Landstar's Lease Program is one of the most popular programs for owner-operators who desire 100% freedom on when and where they run, and what types of freight they haul."
"Landstar's online application can be accessed here. The application process takes 20-30 minutes to complete, so please make sure you have adequate time before you get started."
"A common question our recruiting department receives is, 'How long does it take from the time I submit my application to when I can begin hauling for Landstar?'"
"Landstar’s program is as close to total freedom as possible."
"Speaking with a Landstar recruiter about your current situation and future goals is a great way to start the process with Landstar."
"One of the most common questions Landstar recruiters receive is 'how much money can I make leasing to Landstar?'"
"Success as an owner operator involves accurate, realistic budgeting and business alliances you can count on."
"Each new Landstar owner-operator attends a two-day orientation, with one day devoted to the topic of running a profitable, successful business."
"Landstar pays promptly with no holdback."
"Desired origin, destination, rates, dates, weight, trailer type, and several other filters can be entered into load alert settings."
"Each Landstar owner-operator can access the load board and perform a load search query filtered by location, equipment type, desired destination, desired rate, weight, dates, and several other factors."
"With 9,000 owner-operators in the Landstar system, Landstar uses this buying power to secure valuable discounts to improve its operators’ bottom line."
"Once a Landstar owner-operator books a load, they can have up to 50% of the load’s revenue advanced to them prior to loading."
"In 2015, with the cost of fuel at historically low levels, Landstar passed onto its owner-operators nearly $170 million in fuel surcharges."