Active Railroads in Kentucky

Operating railroads are classified by the Surface Transportation Board (STB) based upon their annual gross revenue as of October 1, 2007 (49 CFR 1200, Part 1-1). Class I railroads are those having annual gross revenue of $250 million or more. Class II railroads, also referred to as regional railroads, are those having annual gross revenue greater than $20 million but less than $250 million. Class III railroads, commonly referred to as short line railroads, are those having annual gross revenue less than $20 million.

Class I

Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Company (BNSF)

2650 Lou Menk Drive
Ft. Worth, TX
76131
 
Phone Number: 800-795-2673
www.bnsf.com

Emergency Phone Number:
1-800-832-5452


 

Canadian National Railway Company (CN)

935 de La Gauchetiere Street West
Montreal, Quebec
H3B 2M9
Canada
 
Phone Number: 888-888-5909
www.cn.ca

Emergency Phone Number:
1-800-465-9239


CSX Corporation, Inc. (CSX)

500 Water Street, 15th Floor
Jacksonville, FL
32202
 
Phone Number: 904-359-3200
www.csx.com

Emergency Phone Number:
1-800-232-0144


Norfolk Southern Corporation (NS)

Three Commercial Place
Norfolk, VA
23510-2191
 
Phone Number: 800-635-5768
www.nscorp.com

Emergency Phone Number:
1-800-453-2530


 

Union Pacific Railroad (UP)

1400 Douglas Street
Omaha, NE
68179
 
Phone Number: 402-544-5000
www.up.com

Emergency Phone Number:
1-888-877-7267


Class II

Paducah & Louisville Railway (PAL)

200 Clark Street
Paducah, KY
42003
 
Phone Number:270-444-4300
www.palrr.biz

Emergency Phone Number:
1-800-444-2580


Class III

Kentucky & Tennessee Railway (KT)

P.O. Box 448
Stearns, KY
42647
 
Phone Number: 606-376-5367

Operator of the Big South Fork Scenic Railway

Kentucky & West Tennessee Railway (KWT)

13901 Sutton Park Drive South, Suite 175
Jacksonville, FL
32224
 
Phone Number: 877-220-9535
www.gwrr.com

A short line of Genesee & Wyoming Inc.– Southern Region

 

Louisville & Indiana Railroad (LIRC)

500 Willinger Lane
Jeffersonville, IN
47130
 
Phone Number: 812-288-0940
www.anacostia.com/lirc/lir.html

A short line of Anacostia & Pacific Company, Inc.

 

R.J. Corman Railroad Company Bardstown Line (RJCR)

602 North Third Street
Bardstown, KY
40004
 
Phone Number: 502-348-7444
www.rjcorman.com/shortlines.html

Emergency Phone Number:
1-800-772-9091


R.J. Corman Railroad Company Central Kentucky Lines (RJCC)

133 Buchanan Street
Lexington, KY
40508
 
Phone Number: 859-881-2503
www.rjcorman.com/shortlines.html

Emergency Phone Number:
1-800-772-9091


R.J. Corman Railroad Company Memphis Line (RJCM)

145 East First Street
Guthrie, KY
42234
 
Phone Number: 270-483-9000
www.rjcorman.com/shortlines.html

Emergency Phone Number:
1-800-772-9091


Tennken Railroad Company, INC. (TKEN)

1200 East Cherry Street
Dyersburg, TN
38024
 
Phone Number: 731-286-2531

 


Transkentucky Transportation Railroad (TTIS)

205 Winchester Street
Paris, KY
40361
 
Phone Number: 859-987-1589
www.ttirailroad.com

Emergency Phone Number:
1-859-987-1589


West Tennessee Railroad (WTNN)

11 E. Church Street
Sea Bright, NJ
07760
 
Phone Number: 732-842-0912

 


Western Kentucky Railway (WKRL)

13901 Sutton Park Drive South, Suite 175
Jacksonville, FL
32224
 
Phone Number: 877-220-9535
www.gwrr.com

A short line of Genesee & Wyoming Inc.– Southern Region
 


 

Passenger

Amtrak (ATK)

National Railroad Passenger Corporation
60 Massachusetts Ave. NE
Washington, D.C. ,
20002
 
Phone Number: 800-872-7245
www.amtrak.com

Local Stations:

Tourist

Big South Fork Scenic Railway (BSFX)

100 Henderson Street
P.O. Box 368
Stearns, KY
42647
 
Phone Number: 800-462-5664
www.bsfsry.com

 

Bluegrass Scenic Railroad and Museum (BRMI)

175 Beasley Road
P.O. Box 27
Versailles, KY
40383
 
Phone Number: 800-755-2476
www.bgrm.org

 

Kentucky Railway Museum (KRM)

136 South Main Street
P.O. Box 240
New Haven, KY
40051-0240
 
Phone Number: 800-272-0152
www.kyrail.org

 
 

RJ Corman Lexington Dinner Train



​150 Oliver Lewis Way
​Lexington, KY
​40508
​Phone Number: 866-801-3463
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  My Old Kentucky Dinner Train

 

602 North 3rd Street
Bardstown, KY
40004-1743
 
Phone Number: 866-801-3463
www.kydinnertrain.com