What do the "LTL and TL" abbreviations stand for? October 08, 2019 15:42 What does LTL and TL abbreviations stand for? TL: Full Truck Load LTL: Partial Truck Load (Less-Than-Truckload) Related articles How do I find Hotshot, Cargo Van, Straight Truck and LTL loads? What equipment type abbreviations (trailer types) are used on your site? How do I find Van, Reefer and Flatbed loads? Does 123Loadboard take a fee per transaction? How can I change my membership plan or un-subscribe?