***Crystal will be closed Thursday 11/23 & Friday 11/24 for the Thanksgiving Day Holiday**

Motor Freight

Crystal Motor Express, Inc.

Meeting Your Transportation Needs:

coverage-mapWhen people hear the name Crystal Motor Express, they think of our long-standing message, “Behind a rolling ball comes a running child…. Please drive safely!” This message says a great deal about our company and the warm environment that is extended to our client base.  Our goal is to consistently meet our client transportation needs with a welcoming helpful attitude that is not easily replicated in our industry.  To achieve our goals, we run a streamlined operation with no layers or red tape hindering the on-time delivery of your cargo.

Crystal services New England, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware and Pennsylvania. We also offer a seamless direct service to and from Canada. Along with on-time, damage-free delivery of your cargo, you also receive extraordinary personal service. Every call is answered by a trained, knowledgeable, professional person, not an answering service or recording.

Our Operation and Assets:

  • Operating 24 hours a day Sunday evening through Saturday evening
  • Managers on-call throughout the weekend for specials and airfreight deliveries
  • All drivers are hazmat and TSA-certified
  • Driver communication via Nextel and tablets.
  • 48-door, 50,000 square foot cross-dock terminal in Lynnfield, MA
  • 14 door terminal in Springfield, MA
  • 64 door terminal in Carlstadt, NJ
  • 4 door terminal in Inwood, NY – JFK International Airport
  • 90 tractors
  • 268 trailers
  • 28 straight trucks
  • 5 flatbeds
  • 12 refrigerated units
  • 11 roller beds
  • 3 drop-deck roller beds
  • Daily JFK International Airport and New York/New Jersey Pier service
  • Daily Logan International Airport and Boston Pier service
  • Heated service
  • Refrigerated service

A wide network and large fleet to serve you better


In addition to providing extensive domestic regional LTL coverage, we are also a bonded carrier with a Container Freight Station (CFS) and a Certified Cargo Screening Facility (CCSF). We specialize in air and ocean inland trucking to and from all ports of entry in MA, NY and NJ. In addition to transportation, Crystal has 142,000 square feet of warehouse space. Our public warehouse is licensed to store hazardous and flammable goods as well as temperature controlled and manufacturing materials.