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City Xpress Delivery
Moving Research Forward

Company Bio

City Xpress, www.cxdelivery.com, is a dynamic service organization providing state-of-the-art and first-rate shipping and logistics solutions to commercial and government customers in the bio research sector.

Since 2004, City Xpress has been executing, with precision, a live research animal transport (LRAT) shuttle service in the northeast corridor.

Avoid commercial air transport of your valuable live research animals by utilizing the northeast City Xpress ground shuttle service.   By avoiding commercial air transport you will be eliminating missorts, delays, cancellations and the potential harsh treatment of commercial air travel on your live research animals.

 City Xpress' live research animal shuttle service serves Washington , DC, Baltimore, MD, Philadelphia, PA, the greater NY metro and Boston, MA.

City Xpress is the only provider of a live research animal transport service offering door to door pick up and delivery throughout the northeast from Washington, DC to Boston, MA.  The City Xpress shuttle service leaves the Washington DC and Boston, MA metros each Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evening at 6:00 pm and returns to enable ground delivery of your live research animals by noon each Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

City Xpress is the largest transport provider of specific research animals to universities, research institutions and government agencies.We have delivered mice, sheep, fish, bats and flies in temperature regulated customized vans. City Xpress is the only single chain of custody, door to door, temperature monitored transport provider to private and government research institutions.  With City Xpress, your valuable transport never leaves the ground or City Xpress' possession.  We are the agent of choice for many IACs in the four metro areas where City Xpress operates including Washington, DC, Baltimore,MD. Philadelphia, PA and Boston, MA .  City Xpress has provided a same-day, on-demand delivery service since 1987. We provides service 24 hours per day, seven days per week to commercial and government entities throughout all major metropolitan areas. City Xpress will transport within the same day, packages, parts, documents and bio research transports across the street, across the town, from city to city or state to state. City Xpress provides multiple levels of service, depending on customer requirements. All our drivers are TSA certified with STA Security Threat Assessment numbers issued. We are registered with VEROOT for easy access to that information. We perform cold chain  movements and are familiar with all airline regulations as they pertain to tenders and retrievals. In addition City Xpress offers specialty delivery and logistics services, including:  Medical Transport, Court Filings, AOG and Parts Delivery.    At City Xpress, we have a single operating model, We Deliver Satisfaction.


  • 24/7 Onsite Dispatch
  • Air Freight
  • Airport Pickup/Delivery
  • Bank Deliveries
  • Commercial Services
  • E-Mail PODs
  • Expedited Freight
  • Expedited Services
  • HazMat
  • Hot Shot
  • Local Pickup
  • Medical
  • Messenger
  • Next Flight
  • Online Order Entry & Tracking
  • Parts Storage/Distribution
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Prompt Delivery
  • Scheduled
  • Signature Capture
  • Temperature Controlled
  • Time Sensitive
  • TSA Certified
  • White Glove

Driver Info

  • Criminal Background Checks
  • Drug Screens
  • HazMat Training
  • ID Badges
  • Independent Contractors
  • Occupational/Accidental Insurance
  • Safety Training
  • Uniforms


  • Cell Phones


  • Cargo Vans
  • Courier Vehicles
  • GPS Tracking
  • Mini Vans
  • Sprinter Vans


  • Less than 10,000 square feet

Dock Doors

  • Not specified


  • Bar Code Scanning
  • E-mail Access
  • Online Track & Trace
  • Signature Capture
  • Two Way Data


  • CXT


  • BOS - Gen E L Logan International Airport (Boston, MA)
  • BWI - Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Mars (Baltimore, MA)
  • DCA - Washington National Airport (Arlington, VI)
  • IAD - Dulles International Airport (Washington, VI)
  • JFK - John F Kennedy International Airport (Jamaica, NE)
  • PHL - Philadelphia International Airport (Philadelphia, PE)

Team Members

Michael Davidson
Email: mike@cxdelivery.com


Rockville, MD 20850

9200 Corporate Boulevard

Phone: (240) 333-7324

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Folcroft, PA 19032

Phone: (240) 333-7324

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Baltimore, MD 21061

Phone: (240) 333-7324

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