There are nine regional and national trucking firms based in Redmond and five nationwide long haul carriers serving the City. Motor freight imports can exceed exports, resulting in attractive freight rates for shipping from Central Oregon.
US Highway 97 passes through Redmond and is a major north-south freight route, connecting California and Washington via I-5. Highway 97 east-west connections are made via I-84, joining Portland to Boise and points east. State Route 126 also passes through Redmond and offers an east and west route across the state.