Eagle Express X (EXX)


APL’s Eagle Express X (EXX) is a premium weekly China-to-Los Angeles expedited ocean freight service, extended to U.S. inland via EXX RailFlash. Connect to EXX from more origins in Asia via cross-location empty container pick-up with EXX X-Location.

Designed to give you the X-ceptional treatment you deserve, EXX offers you speed-to-market, peace of mind and fuss-free experience, all in a single, exclusive package – complete with "X factors".

EXX is your alternative to air freight with lower carbon dioxide emissions*:

EXX CO2 emissions

X-pedited Shipment

? Fast transit - 11 days from Shanghai; 12 days from Ningbo
? Fully wheeled operations on-dock at TraPac terminal
? Cargo directly discharged to chassis - just hook and go
? Dedicated EXX container yard and truck lanes for expedited cargo pick-up
? EXX RailFlash: Daily rail departures from Los Angeles to Chicago, Memphis, Dallas and Kansas City - at least 3 days saved from total transit from China to U.S. inland
? EXX X-Location: Connect to EXX from more origins in Asia via APL’s in-house trucking solution or cross-location equipment pick-up

X-clusive Space & Equipment

? Space and box assured when loading from Asian ports - no rolls
? New and guaranteed chassis from APL-dedicated pool
? GPS-enabled chassis for accurate tracking of asset location

X-traordinary Service

? White glove service experience - from booking to delivery and pick-up
? Dedicated APL team managing your EXX shipment
? Proactive monitoring and notification of shipment status throughout the journey

Eagle Express X sell sheet - English

Eagle Express X flyer - English

Eagle Express X flyer - 中文

EXX RailFlash flyer - English

EXX RailFlash flyer - 中文

EXX X-Location flyer - English

EXX X-Location flyer - 中文


Vessel On-time Performance: Ship arrives L.A. on published schedule (Target: <0 hours late)
Cargo Availability: Time from vessel operations 100% of local cargo available on chassis (Target: <8 hours)
Truck Turn Time: Time spent by truck between terminal’s in and out gates during cargo pick-up (Target: <40 minutes)
RailFlash On-time Arrival: Percentage of containers arriving at inland ramp within published transit days (Target: 100%)

  • EXX performance 4-week
  • EXX performance 12-week
  • EXX OTP vs industry
  • EXX Truck Turn Time vs industry

Download EXX’s latest weekly-updated performance report here