What Are the Typical Costs of Having Fill Dirt Delivered?

The cost of the having dirt fill delivered is anywhere from $15 to $60, depending on the amount of dirt and the distance from the source to the destination, as of 2015. Fill dirt can usually be obtained for free from construction or excavation sites. However, this type of fill dirt will likely contain a lot of debris, notes CostHelper.com.

Companies sell fill dirt for around $8 to $15 per cubic yard while topsoil costs anywhere between $12 to $18, as of 2015. The delivery fee may be waived for topsoil orders of 10 cubic yards or more. Approximately 5 cubic yards fill dirt is enough to fill an area of 20 feet by 25 feet with 3 inches of dirt.