Owner Operators

Owner Operators – Announcing Freedom Self Dispatch!

Available now, Freedom is Interstate’s advanced self-dispatch system for owner operators. Choose freight by revenue, customer, origination, destination and more. Take greater control of your business with Freedom.

Our Owner Operators have a choice of how they run their business. Your home time is up to you. It is your business after all. We have a number of flexible choices or you can work with your Business Advisor to match your running style.

Your Business Advisor takes the hassle out of finding loads and planning your next dispatch. They will provide you pre-plans of committed customer loads that are available in our system. You will be planned on a First In – First Loaded basis and given a choice of loads whenever available. This allows you more time to run your business.

Interstate owner operators also have access to DriverHub, our mobile app for messaging, load management, and scanning.

You’re in business to achieve your goals and your dreams. We are here to help you build your own business one truck at a time. Apply Today!

Freedom Self Dispatch

Freedom is Interstate’s new, advanced self dispatch platform for owner operators to achieve their business goals. With Freedom, your success is all in your hands. Our goal with Freedom is to give owners all the information they need to run their business they way they want to. Choose loads by revenue, rate/mile, customer, weight, origin, destination, stop count, and many more options. You decide where you run, how you run, when you run, and when you get home.

Owner Operator Program Requirements

It's your business and your truck, so don't expect a lot of red tape and hidden fees. Learn more about our current Owner Operator requirements.

Lease Purchase Program

The Interstate Owner Transition Program is designed to accommodate professional drivers who are interested in becoming an Owner Operator. It is a program open to current Interstate associates and other professional drivers. It is our goal to provide a helping hand to find the right finance partner, the right truck, at the right payment and with the knowledge to be a successful small-business owner.

Percentage Pay - Interstate Distributor Owner Operators

Interstate owner operators earn 68% of the gross load value and 100% of the fuel surcharge. There's no forced dispatch, no trailer fees, and weekly settlements. It's your business, and your success is our goal.

Running Areas - Owner Operator

Our Owner Operators have a choice of running either OTR or Regional. Your home time is up to you, we have a number of flexible choices or you can work with your Business Advisor to match your running style.