California Trucking Regulations - Coast 2 Coast Trucking Permits

Kentucky State Regulations

Permit Types

Permit Validity

10 Consecutive Days

Transportation Restrictions


Kentucky does not restrict any holidays unless otherwise noted on the permit.

All permitted loads are restricted to the following counties 7 AM to 9 AM or 4 PM to 6 PM Monday through Friday:

  • Boone
  • Campbell
  • Fayette
  • Jefferson
  • Kenton
  • Bridges

Trucking Permits Goal - Coast 2 Coast Trucking Permits

No travel is allowed on the 431 Bridge in Owensboro.

Widths over 12’ wide may not travel while wind speeds exceed 25 mph.

Operating Time

Most permitted loads may travel 24/7, Mobile homes are allowed daylight hours only Monday through Saturday with no travel permitted on Sunday

Weekend Travel

No travel allowed on Saturday or Sunday for mobile homes

Holiday Travel

3/30CLOSEDTravel allowed with a valid permit.

Transportation Requirements

USA & Canada Pilots - Coast 2 Coast Trucking Permits
365 Nationwide & Canada Pilots - Coast 2 Coast Trucking Permits


Anything over Routine Issue dimensions requires special approval by the DOT.

Oversize Load Signs

Oversized Load signs required for any overweight or oversize load.


18” red or orange flags are required at the widest part of all overwidth loads and the rear of all overlength loads.


Blades, buckets, etc. over 14′ wide must be removed but can be hauled with the load. Smaller
ones may be detached and hauled with the load, even if the load is overweight.

Routine Issues

Single Axle24,000 lbs.
Tandem Group – 5 Axles45,000 lbs.
Tandem Group – 6 Axles of More48,000 lbs.
Tridem Group60,000 lbs.
Quad Group80,000 lbs.
Gross Weight – 5 Axles96,000 lbs.
Gross Weight – 6 Axles120,000 lbs.
Gross Weight – 7 Axles160,000 lbs.
HeightMust Clear All Heights On Route
Length95′ On 2-Lane Road, 125′ On 4-Lane Road
Overhang1/3 The Length Of The Load

Escort Requirements

Width Over 12′2 (Front & Rear) on 2-Lane Highways and 1 Rear on Multi-lane Highways
Width Over 14′2 (Front & Rear) on All Highways
Width Over 16′4 (2 Front & 2 Rear) on All Highways
Height over 14’11”1 Front with Height Pole
Length Over 75′1 Front on 2-Lane Highways
Length Over 85′2 (Front & Rear) on 2-Lane Highways
Length Over 110′1 Rear on Multi-lane Highways
Length Over 120′3 (1 Front & 2 Rear) on All Highways
Overhang Over 10′1 Rear

*A pivot/steerable dolly is required.

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