Last update: 4/10/19

Temperature Controlled Trucks


To facilitate shipments to the Midwest, East Coast and Southern states, WineDirect offers refrigerated line haul trucking services from our Napa Valley (WDI) fulfillment center to Ohio, Texas and Florida, protecting your wine from extreme temperatures without the added expense of air shipping.

  • Time in transit: 5 to 8 days
  • Cost: same as ground shipping

Northern Route Via Ohio:

  • Weekly service available year-round.
  • UPS (use carrier code CST8): AL, AR, CT, DC,DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NH, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA,VT, WI & WV.
  • FedEx (use carrier code CST9): AR, CT, DC, DE, IA, IL, IN, KS, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NH, NY, OH, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, VA, VT, WI & WV.

Southern Route Via Texas and Florida:

  • Weekly service available year-round.
  • This is a FedEx ONLY (use carrier code CST9) route with service to AL, FL, GA, LA & TX.


  • To ensure orders are loaded onto the trucks in time, please submit with a Thursday ship date.
  • If CoolPacks are included, refrigerant bricks will be inserted in Ohio/Texas before handoff to the carrier or continuation to Florida.
  • Weight-based fulfillment rates are calculated using WDI as the origin facility.
  • Orders without the CST8 and CST9 codes will NOT be loaded onto the temperature-controlled trucks and will be handed off to the carrier for standard delivery.


  • Download the PDF for Temp Control Trucks servicing the American Canyon, CA (WDI) facility.
  • Download the PDF for Temp Control Trucks servicing the Paso Robles, CA (PSO) and Santa Maria, CA (SMA) facilities.