Commercial Dry Van Trailer Rentals in Pittsburgh, PA

Dry trailers are also known as dry vans and are mostly used for hauling freight in Pittsburgh, PA. With COOP, you have the freedom to choose the size and type of dry van that best suits your business. There's no need to worry about the reliability of your rental as COOP trailers are well-maintained and ready to hit the road, whatever the season. Whether you're transporting machinery, containers, or pallets in Pennsylvania, dry van rental with COOP offers a convenient transportation and storage solution.

Common Dry Van Trailer Features

Size and Dimensions

  • Lengths available range from 20 ft. to 57 ft., with common lengths being 45 ft., 48 ft., and 53 ft.
  • Width options include 96" (8 ft.) and 102" (8.5 ft.)
  • Inside height of up to 110"

Construction and Material

  • Light aluminum and steel flatbed construction options available
  • Aluminum body options for resistance against the elements
    Options for wooden or aluminum flooring inside

Load Capacity and Handling

  • Can carry up to 50,000 lbs
  • Equipped with E-Track and other load-securing systems
  • Options for hydraulic lift gates
  • Roll-up or swing doors available for loading and unloading

Suspension and Maneuverability

  • Available air-ride suspension helps reduce cargo damage
  • Options for single-axle, tandem-axle, or spread-axle trains

Environmental and Safety Features

  • Many trailers are CARB compliant
  • Equipped with TPMS tire pressure monitoring systems
  • Options for fiberglass, aluminum, or plastic side skirts for improved fuel economy

Additional Features

  • Corrosion-resistance and impact protection installations
  • Harnesses and other load-securing materials available

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The specifications listed are based upon COOP's most commonly rented fleet. They are not the exact measurements of all fleet vehicles rented by COOP. Specifications will vary by make, model, and year of trailer.

Trailer Rental Options

No matter the job, enjoy the freedom of flexibility at competitive rates.

Seasonal demand with excess capacity

Efficiently secure trailers and vehicles for use during peak times.

Short & long term rentals

Get more choices to meet immediate needs or fulfill extended requests.

Bulk rentals

Streamline your fleet operations with multiple vehicles.

Storage Trailers

A secure and convenient solution for storing inventory.

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Bulk Commercial Vehicle Rentals

Looking for a large quantity of Dry Van Trailers? Our team can help with all large-scale transportation needs for maximum efficiency and savings.

Get negotiated rates
Bulk rentals provide the opportunity for a price break on reservations.
Pick-up and source multiple vehicles from one location

With COOP, you have the ability to choose from hundreds of pick-up locations across the nation or locally in Pennsylvania.

Vehicle repositioning and transfers
Speak with our team about solutions and options for deliveries, load outs, and tow aways.
Request Multiple Vehicles

Available Dry Van Trailer Types

On the COOP platform, common variations of Dry Van Trailers listed for rent in Pittsburgh, PA include:

General Dry Trailers

These are the largest and most common variations of dry trailers. Because of their layout, they are commonly used for heavy freight transportation. Being that a 53-footer dry van trailer has a payload capacity of between 42,000 pounds and 45,000 pounds, there is so much to accomplish with this type of trailer.

Pup Trailers

Pup trailers are the smallest type of dry trailers available for rent with COOP. They boast features such as high damage-resistant features and incredible strength. Some are also equipped with edge dump bodies which aid with the loading and unloading of cargo. This makes them best to utilize in construction applications while their small size makes them applicable for deliveries in crowded parts of the city including residential areas.

Moving Vans

Moving vans are often used to transport dry freight which includes furniture and other household items. Just as the name suggests, they are commonly used for moving services. They are very versatile and are built to enhance the protection of any cargo in transit.

Dry Van Trailer Brands

COOP offers multiple brands of rentals in Pittsburgh, PA, check below for some potential brands for rent depending on availability.


Utility has a variety of dry trailers in the market made of different materials including aluminum, steel, and wood. This provides different functional and durable options for businesses interested in this brand. 4’, 5’, and 6’ length sizes are very common with Utility trailers, providing different hauling options for businesses.


Our seasonal selection of dry trailers also includes Vanguard, which is a very reliable trucking company. Its trailers are very powerful with uniquely crafted parts that ensure that every business need is met. When you join our COOP platforms, you can easily rent the Vanguard dry trailer of your choice available in Pittsburgh.


Stoughton has ensured to provide value for their customers’ money by manufacturing a lineup of powerful and dependable dry trailer options. Options under the brand include tough plates, aluminum sheets, and extra-wide Hi-cube vans which provide different options for businesses.

Renter Testimonial

Don't just take our word, hear what COOP customers have to say about our platform.

“The supply of short-term rental trucks was almost impossible. COOP was able to help by connecting us to equipment Owners that weren’t utilizing their fleets.”

Paul Meador
President, Everglades Harvesting Inc.

“I like the convenience of being able to pick up the vehicles when I need them, check them out on the app, take pictures, and get on the road.”

Jondra Grier
Manager, Mt. Pisgah Food Pantry

Dry Van Trailer Uses

The commercial fleet vehicles rented on COOP can be used for any of your business needs. Here are some examples of the types of uses for Dry Van Trailers rented on COOP.


With a diverse selection of both small and large dry trailers, contractors in Pittsburgh are able to choose the length options suitable for their businesses. For instance, large 53ft dry trailers can be used to haul very heavy equipment which is equally large. With both roll-up and swing doors available, these provide convenient alternatives for businesses.


Another common application of dry trailers rented with COOP is appliance delivery. Appliances are very delicate and vulnerable to extreme weather conditions. But with dry trailers, they are fully protected from external elements while being transported. They have unique features which also help to prevent moisture penetration, which could be damaging for delicate electronic appliances.

Furniture Hauling

Moving companies in Pittsburgh also use dry vans for hauling furniture. Some large, heavy pieces of furniture might be a little difficult to haul using small trucks but with dry vans, it is easy and convenient to haul them. Whether you own a furniture store or moving company in Pittsburgh, you can rent a dry trailer with COOP from our reliable selection of rentals and add to your fleet.


How much does renting a dry trailer cost?

The type and size of the dry trailer you need to rent will partially dictate the amount you pay for it. You can rent a large trailer starting from $20 a day with COOP.

Can I use a rental dry trailer for my business?

Sure! With a straightforward rental platform like COOP that makes it easy for businesses to access dry trailers for commercial use, you can join the platform to reserve yours for your transport business in Pittsburgh.

What size dry trailer do I need for delivery?

Different dry trailer length options available for rent include 24ft, 26ft, 45ft, 48ft, and 53ft. Join the platform and choose the ideal dry trailer size for your next rental.

Who is COOP?

Our cutting-edge platform lets your business unlock the ability to rent and list quality trailers and new and late-model trucks, tractors, and vans all in one place. Backed by Ryder’s team of experts and years of extensive knowledge in the industry, we’re empowering companies to maximize the potential of their fleet operations.

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How COOP Works

With thousands of dry van, refrigerated, flatbed trailers, chassis, and new and late-model power units to choose from, COOP makes it easy for businesses to find more than just a rental vehicle. Here’s how you can too:


Create Your Account

After completing the registration form, a COOP member will connect with you to set up your free account. Then, get ready to start reserving!


Find Your Vehicles

You can use various filters or speak with our expert team to search for the equipment that perfectly fits your business’s needs. Request to reserve vehicles directly from a mobile device or desktop computer.



Once at the pick-up location, drivers will upload photos of the vehicle’s condition on the platform and get the keys from the vehicle’s owner to begin a rental and get on the road.



To complete reservations, simply have drivers return the vehicles to their designated locations, hand off the keys, and upload some return pictures. Pay the daily rate and mileage, and you're done!

Trust & Safety

Confidence on every rental.

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COOP Coverage

A quick, cost-effective, and hassle-free quality option that offers $100K physical damage and $1M liability.

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24/7 Roadside Assistance

Included with all reservations, we strive to get you the services you need and connect you with a local vendor to get you back on the road as quickly as possible.

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Carefully Vetted Vehicles

Our vehicle requirements are set in place to make sure your business receives regularly serviced and well-maintained vehicles in good working condition.

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