UK Road Transport
UK Road Transport
A dependable service you can rely on
The final leg of the supply chain, ensuring your shipment arrives on time and as planned, is as vital as the stages before it. Consistency is crucial. Our transport services are structured so that we can ensure punctuality and reliability all year round.
We provide a full range of transport services, utilising our own high-tech fleet of vehicles that are controlled entirely in-house and operated by directly employed drivers. A combination which allows us to ensure you receive a professional service from start to finish.
Why Choose Us
Controlled from our HQ at the Port of Felixstowe, our in-house transport division operate a fleet of high specification, 44-ton vehicles, covering the UK’s major container ports and terminals.
With our idyllic location just outside the Port, we are perfectly placed to collect and load containers on a 24/7 schedule and provide you with a comprehensive solution to suit all your needs.
Curtain Sided Transport
When you need complete unrestricted access to load and unload your goods, our curtain-sided vehicles offer the ideal solution.
Complemented by our facility and cross-docking capabilities at the Port of Felixstowe, we can unpack containers and provide onwards distribution to the whole of the UK and Ireland, providing you with a complete port to door solution.
LCL Pallet Distribution
For your smaller shipments, we provide a cost-effective LCL solution that ensures your service matches the size and weight of your consignment.
Our transport and warehouse teams work in harmony to identify shipments that can be paired together, allowing us to maximise the space on the trailers and make sure you only pay for the space and weight you require.
If your shipment is not suitable for a curtain sided trailer, we also provide solutions outside of our own fleet for cargo movements requiring something a bit more exclusive.
Working with longstanding network partners, we have access to an extensive fleet of vehicles that allow us to source specialist equipment such as; jumbo road trains, low loaders, flat beds, bulk tankers and hiab trailers.
We operate a large fleet of vehicles, in both the UK and Europe, providing extensive coverage and versatility for your road transportation needs.
Keeping communication chains as efficient and direct as possible, our fleet is managed on a 24/7 basis by our own transport operators. Our curtain sided vehicles are equipped with XL code anti-slash curtains and all our vehicles are fitted with live GPS tracking, giving you reassurance that you have the highest levels of security.
Contact us today to learn how you could benefit from this service.
With over 80 fully employed members of staff across the group, every single member of the George Baker team holds a responsibility to honour and uphold the reputation the company has developed over the past 4 decades.
As often the physical link between our service and your shipment, this responsibility is even more inherent for the company’s drivers. As directly employed members of the George Baker team, our drivers are professional, courteous and fully prepared to uphold the superior standards of customer service we are renowned for.