Dayton Freight LTL


This document outlines the process to connect your Dayton Freight account to ShipperHQ to obtain live rates associated with your Dayton Freight account.


Before you begin, please ensure you have the following:

  • Your Dayton Freight Account Number
  • Your Dayton Freight User Name
  • Your Dayton Freight Password
  • Your matching origin Zip associated with your Dayton Freight account
Please access your Dayton Freight account to obtain your account information.
  • LTL Freight Feature – Adding this carrier requires the LTL Freight Feature enabled either before or during the process described below. Click this link for more information about enabling the LTL Freight Feature.

Steps to Add This Carrier

Now that you have your credentials ready use the steps below to set up Dayton Freight in ShipperHQ.

  1. Log into your ShipperHQ account.
  2. Navigate to the Manage Shipping > Carriers dashboard.
  3. Click the + New to add a new carrier.
  4. Click the Live Rate Carrier option.
  5. Use the Search Carriers search bar to type in Dayton Freight or scroll down to find Dayton Freight from the list of available carriers.
  6. Select Dayton Freight.
Adding Dayton Freight requires the LTL Freight advanced feature. You are prompted with the following steps if you do not have this feature enabled during installation:

  1. Click the toggle button to enable the LTL Freight feature.Enable to use Dayton Freight LTL in ShipperHQ
  2. Click the Continue button.
  1. Type in the name of the carrier you want your customers to see. Example: “Dayton Freight” or “Dayton Freight Shipping”.
  2. Click the Continue button.

Steps to Validate This Carrier

  1. Click the Enter Credentials button.
Note, you can select the Skip & Enter Later option, but the Dayton Freight live rates are not enabled until these credentials are entered. You are also reminded to add your credentials if you choose to skip the validation process. This validation is necessary for ShipperHQ to access your shipping account and rates.
  1. Click the Enter Credentials button once again.
  2. Input your Dayton Freight User Name, Password, and Account Key into the fields provided.Enter your account details to use Dayton Freight LTL with ShipperHQ
  3. Click the Validate button.
If validation fails, click the Notify Support button to contact ShipperHQ for further assistance automatically, or click the Try Credentials Again link to attempt to re-enter your credentials.
  1. If validation is successful, click the toggle button to enable the Dayton Freight carrier.
  2. Click the Configure This Carrier button if the validation process was successful.
  3. Your Dayton Freight carrier is now enabled and ready for configuration.

Freight Shipping Configuration

Use any of the following links to configure your Dayton Freight carrier:


Use any of the following links for more configuration options:

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