Two Class I Railroads Serve Southern Ohio; City-Owned Short Line Crisscrosses Region
- System wide, Norfolk Southern operates nearly 20,000 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia, serving every major port in the Eastern United States
Norfolk Southern’s Heartland Corridor includes both:
Norfolk Southern rail system
- System wide, CSX has 21,000 miles of track, access to 70 ports, connections to over 240 short line and regional railroads, and nationwide trans loading and warehousing services
- In the Southern Ohio region, CSX rail crisscrosses the region, with flat yards in nine Ohio cities: Columbus, Dayton, Middletown, Hamilton, Toledo, North Baltimore, Akron, Lordstown, and Cleveland.
Ohio South Central Railroad Short Line