# What is the current US fuel surcharge?

## What is the current US fuel surcharge?

The fuel surcharge range is between $1.50 per gallon and $7.00 per gallon. If diesel fuel prices are outside of this range, YRC will issue a revised fuel surcharge table.

## How do you calculate the fuel surcharge?

**The calculation looks like this:**

- Original fuel price – Updated fuel price = Difference in fuel cost.
- Difference in fuel cost / Miles per gallon = Cost per mile.
- Cost per mile x Distance travelled = Surcharge.

## How is a fuel surcharge calculated UK?

The base price of fuel incorporated into your current rate schedule is £1.04 pence per litre. For every £0.01 change in the price of fuel above the base rate a 0.35% increase, representing the fuel running charge will be applied.

## What is a fair fuel surcharge?

A fuel surcharge is a flat rate that allows the cost of fuel to be incorporated into shipping rates in a fair manner and allows shippers to have a fixed fuel cost they can count. A fuel surcharge accounts for fluctuating fuel prices and the average cost of transporting goods.

## How do you read a fuel surcharge chart?

This is where knowing your fuel mileage comes in. Once you know the fuel mileage, then the fuel surcharge is simply $1.00 per gallon divided by your truck’s miles per gallon. If your truck gets five mpg, then the fuel surcharge would be $1.00 / 5 mpg = $0.20 per gallon or 20 cents per gallon.