Metro Express delivering since 1988

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Metro Express has one of the largest fleets of on-demand crane trucks in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia.

Taxi Trucks

  • 1 Tonne Utes
  • Utes with racks
  • 2-12 Tonne trays
  • 4-12 Tonne taut liners

Crane Trucks

  • 6 Tonne trays
  • 8 Tonne trays
  • 9 Metre cranes
  • Semi Cranes

Specialised Vehicles

  • Tail lifts
  • Pantechs
  • Tippers
  • Bulk liquid & flour tankers

Semi Trailers

  • Prime movers
  • B - Doubles
  • Extendables
  • Oversized loads

Our Technology

We don't just deliver your goods, we deliver cutting edge technology and reporting functions so you know you have made the right choice.

GPS Tracking

Vehicle tracking available in real time

Proof of Delivery

With a sign on glass functionality you can check your delivery arrives to the location on time

Client Reporting

Full reporting available to all Metro Express customers

Cost & Delivery

Make the most of your budget with tracking cost and delivery

Our Team

What differentiates Metro Express is our people. They are our biggest asset and where possible, we promote from within.

About us

Since 1988, Metro Express has grown to become one of the most trusted and respected transport companies in all of Australia.


Brand Refresh

Metro Express enter a new phase with a refreshed brand image and new website.

12 May 2015


With our team of support and co-ordination personals, Metro Express is proud to boast one of the safest most trained fleet of drivers in the industry as well as a new health and wellbeing for our staff.

06 Apr 2015



Flooding devastates the Brisbane office. A long road of recovery was met with more flooding soon after. With a united team, Metro Express pulled through and remained committed to deliveries working from home and temporary offices.

01 Nov 2011


In 2010 Metro Express celebrated 15 years service with 3 clients, who are still part of the business today. It is that mutual loyalty that has allowed Metro Express to continually evolve the services that are offered.

01 Jan 2011


Melbourne & Adelaide

In 2002 Melbourne branch launched as the demand for services grew further South, so the natural next step was Adelaide that opened shortly after.

26 May 2002


Sydney branch launched towards the end of 1994, catering for the busy coast trading route. This allowed Metro Express to offer a more complete end-to-end service.

01 Jan 2002



Metro Express was now a small team becoming known for flexibility and service. As the demand increased, so the need to expand was clear.

11 Mar 1990


1988 Launch

Using an old kitchen table in the corner of a rented warehouse, Martin Overman launched Metro Express in 1988, 3 days before his first child was born on one of the coldest winters on record.

02 Jan 1988

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