With branches in AshburtonFairlieKurow & Waimate, we are the team to help you with all your cartage needs.
We are dedicated to getting the job done quickly and efficiently, with our very experienced team of drivers who take great pride in their work and are passionate about their trucks.

Our business operates throughout the South Island with a strong presence in Mid Canterbury, South Canterbury, North Otago, Fairlie and the McKenzie Basin.
Our livestock trucks head into the lower North Island on a regular basis.
Rural Transport is proud of its history, the loyalty of its customers and the dedication of their staff.

Whether it be spreading fertiliser, carting stock, moving freight or delivering barley, we cover it all. We operate with care and professionalism by ensuring our fleet and our drivers are of the highest possible standard. Rural Transport is known for its modern fleet which is extremely well maintained due to our own workshop with full time engineers and mechanics.
Safety is paramount and to that end we have a full time driver trainer and all trucks are equipped with the latest technology including onboard driver cameras.

We welcome your enquiry – please click here for all our branches contact details.


We have branches in Ashburton, Fairlie, Kurow and Waimate to service all your transport needs.


Our drivers are highly experienced and handle all stock competently ensuring best condition and reduced stress.


With a comprehensive fleet covering the South Island, we have the type of vehicle required to sort your bulk cartage needs. 


Our spreading fertiliser fleet also includes a 4000 litre dual boom Tow N Fert liquid fertiliser spray machine.

Blower Trucks

We have four blower trucks for grains and stock feeds  with their own blower on board so we can easily unload ourselves.


Our team of competent and experienced drivers will complete any rural based requirements, professionally and within any time restraints.


We have five Augers designed to assist with emptying your farm silos, whether they are flat bottom, V bottom or Rockets.


Leaving a silo spotless is what our Grain Vac does best, providing safety and a dust free environment.


At our Ashburton depot we also offer short & long term storage and managed warehousing.  

Would you like to know more about getting in touch with us?

See our four branches contact information  to find the best direct contact for your requirements