On the road trucking jobs require drivers to be away from home for extended periods of time, living in your semi-truck it’s not easy so it is vital that professional truck drivers plan out the essentials needed for each trip to be prepared for any situation.

Pre-trip planning is key to good preparedness and may vary by each route assigned, but we have compiled a basic list of essentials to keep CDL drivers comfortable, healthy, and safe while away from home.


Trucking Clothes:

  • T-shirts
  • Button up Shirts
  • Jeans
  • Shorts
  • Joggins Pants
  • Underwear
  • Jacket
  • Comfy Shoes
  • Work Boots
  • Raincoat
  • Coveralls

Cleaning Supplies:

  • Air Freshening Spray
  • Handheld Vacuum Cleaner
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Paper Towels
  • Disinfectant Wipes
  • All Propose Cleaner


Personal Products: 

  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpaste
  • Dental Floss
  • Mouthwash
  • Deodorant
  • Cologne
  • Daily Pills
  • Bar Soap
  • Shampoo / Conditioner
  • Wet Wipes
  • Grooming Tools

Truckers Needs: 

  • Cellphone and Charger
  • Truckers Atlas or Maps
  • GPS System
  • Work Gloves
  • Emergency Kit
  • Phone Number List
Stay safe,
Go Freight Hub


  • Luis Lopez

    Mr. Luis Lopez is a serial entrepreneur who sets the standards in logistics from South Florida to the world. Founder of one of the fastest-growing companies in the US, ranked by INC 5000 Magazine.

On the Road with Go Freight Hub: Miami, FL to Atlanta, GA.
On the Road with Go Freight Hub: Atlanta, GA to Charlotte, NC.

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