Flatbed Truck Rental in Bridgeport, CT

As the name suggests, flatbed trucks consist of a cabin and a flat, level bed with no sides or roof. They can be articulated or rigid and are best for hauling tall and heavy or oddly-shaped cargo. If you are looking for a flatbed truck rental in Bridgeport, download and join COOP today to find the right one for you.

Common Flatbed Truck Features

  • E-Track, other load-securing systems
  • Removable stakes and hydraulic lift gates for easy loading and unloading
  • Available air-ride suspension helps reduce cargo damage
  • Automatic transmission and power steering for easy driving
  • Many CARB compliant
  • Air-conditioned, AM/FM radio with CD
  • Tire pressure monitoring system

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Available Flatbed Truck Types

Here are some possible variations of Flatbed Truck rentals in Bridgeport

Logging Body

After being cut, trees can either be transported in log lengths or three lengths. For the log lengths, a logging body flatbed truck may be used. These may be towed by a straight truck, which often has a loader mounted on the rear for self-loading. These logging body flatbed trucks have fixed middle beam and side support posts which are specifically designed for carrying logs.

Flatbed Body

The flatbed truck is the most common type of trailer in use and includes a towable truck with a flat body and no sides or roof. Flatbed trucks can carry large or oddly-shaped loads that may not fit into other types of transportation that have enclosed cargo areas. Flatbed trucks are also much easier to load and unload than other types of cargo vehicles, because cranes or other types of loading equipment may be used.

Step Deck Trucks

Also known as the lowboy or drop deck truck, the step deck truck is used to carry cargo that is especially tall. There are regulations limiting the total clearance height for cargo transported on the roads, and as step deck trucks are lower to the ground than a standard flatbed they allow tall cargo to be transported without the need for special permits. Like standard flatbed trucks, step deck trucks also have an open format with no sides or roof, allowing ease of loading and unloading.

Stake Bed

Often used by farmers and agricultural workers, stake bed flatbed trucks consist of a flatbed truck with removable stakes or posts that fit into joists attached to the bed. These stakes allow stake bed flatbed trucks to be used to haul oddly-shaped or large cargo, as the stakes can be removed for loading then attached before transportation to ensure the cargo stays in place. Stake bed flatbed trucks are often used to haul agricultural equipment, feed, timber, livestock, or even produce.

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Truck Brands

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


Hyundai Translead is the leading manufacturer of dry and refrigerated van trailers, flatbeds, chassis, and dollies in North America. All of the structural steel components in their HT flatbeds are hot-dip galvanized to protect against the elements, use high-tensile steel with weight-saving holes and are available in 48’ and 53’ options. Hyundai flatbeds provide versatility, value, and durability for the long haul.


Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company is the oldest manufacturer of trailers in the United States and the third-largest. Their 4000 AE model delivers the strength and durability of an all-steel model with the low-weight benefit of an all-aluminum trailer. Including a patented cross member system, 47,000 lbs standard coil haul package, and the knowledge that this American-made brand is known for durability and quality, Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company is who you turn to when you need a flatbed truck that will go the extra mile.


Vanguard National Trailer Corporation offers flatbed trucks and trailers in both lightweight steel VSF and fully aluminum models. Both sport an 80,000 lbs distributed frame rating, with the aluminum weighing 8,700 lbs and the lightweight steel VSF model weighing 10,700 lbs. Both measure 48 ft and include premium performance features that provide valuable operational savings and years of trouble-free performance.


Freightliner is, without a doubt, at the top of the list when it comes to manufacturing efficient flatbed trucks. The torque power of the engine is excellent and the cab interior is designed to provide enough comfort for the driver. When it comes to functionality, Freightliner has several flatbed trucks with different modifications for the best performance.

Great Dane

Made in America and constructed from steel, aluminum, or a combination of both, Great Dane flatbed trucks are built to execute the task at hand cost-effectively. If you are looking for a Great Dane flatbed truck rental in Bridgeport, download and join COOP today to choose from the available options.

Flatbed Truck Uses

The truck rented on COOP can be used for any of your business needs. Here are some examples of the types of uses for Flatbed Trucks rented on COOP.


Flatbed trucks rented through the COOP app are a great option for your landscaping business. Large enough for heavy or multiple pieces of equipment and with a wide variety of different length and load options, you’ll always be able to find a good fit for your business. Whether your landscaping business in Bridgeport needs a large 53 ft flatbed or a smaller 48 ft flatbed truck, COOP offers options in many different sizes to find exactly what you need.


The construction business uses a lot of heavy equipment, and a need for tough and dependable vehicles that can get the necessary equipment to the job site, no matter where it is. Flatbed trucks are built to haul heavy equipment and machinery, making them a perfect fit for your construction business in Bridgeport. Whether you need to find a lowboy trailer to carry tall equipment or a flatbed truck to carry small to medium-sized machinery, the COOP app can help you find the right flatbed truck or trailer for your business today.

Bridgeport, CT Businesses Using Flatbed Trucks

Many different businesses in Bridgeport have their own needs for flatbed trucks to keep their business moving on a daily basis. Whether it’s a landscaping business or construction company, flatbed trucks are an efficient way of getting your machinery or heavy equipment moved to where the work needs to be done. Giving you easy and fast access to flatbed trucks when you need them, COOP offers a convenient vehicle-sharing platform to rent a flatbed truck of your choice in Bridgeport.


Does COOP have reliable flatbed truck rentals in Bridgeport?

Yes! COOP offers a wide range of flatbed trucks for rent in Bridgeport that you can rent at prices that are very competitive to the other options available. Register with COOP to find the perfect flatbed truck for your business today.

Can I use a flatbed truck rental for my construction business?

Absolutely! Download the COOP app and join today to rent a large 54 ft or 48 ft flatbed truck in Bridgeport for your construction business to get your heavy equipment moving in no time.

How much does renting a flatbed truck cost?

Costs might differ depending on how large your flatbed truck rental on the COOP platform is, as Owners set their own pricing based on our guidelines. However, the daily rental rates start from $69.

Rent Flatbed Trucks in Bridgeport with COOP

Step 1

Create a free account with COOP. You will need to be approved based on insurance requirements and operating authority standards.

Step 2

From the available truck options, make your selection then send a request. After the request is made your truck will be reserved for you and you will have to wait for the owner to accept it.

Step 3

Submit a reservation request for the truck of your choice. You will then receive a confirmation containing all the pickup information you need. Payment will be made at pickup via credit card.

When you pick up the truck, it is important to take pictures. This will protect you in case the owner assumes you caused any damage in return.

About COOP

COOP is an online platform that enables sharing and renting of trucks. It connects businesses that have idle trucks with those that need to rent them.

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