Road transportWithin Europe a very strong alternative.
In some cases road transport is an excellent alternative for airfreight.
Especially within Europe road transport can be a very interesting alternative for transport by air.
Of course the financial aspect is an issue. Especially when shipments are a bit larger the rates for road transport can be much more attractive than the rates of other kinds of transport.
For sure to the countries around us the transittimes are still short.
Furthermore there is also an advantage concerning weights and dimensions of your shipments. On the intra European routing airlines often operate with small aircraft, on which the loading space has quite some limitations. Road transport can be the solution to these limitations.