Flexible and Reliable


shipping & receiving experts

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Who We Are

Burlington Junction Railway

Burlington Junction Railway has been in operation since 1985 providing flexible and reliable shipping and receiving services by rail. We handle a wide variety of commodities including: wallboard, lumber, bulk liquids, dry bulk, machinery, steel rebar, specialty oversize shipments, and many more. Let us evaluate your rail shipping needs and help you take advantage of freight rail efficiencies.

Our locations

BNSF connection

Burlington, Mt. Pleasant, Ottumwa, Montgomery, Valley Park, Quincy, Rochelle, Middletown

UP connection


CN connection

Le Mars

What We Do

Our Services

Burlington Junction Railway


Burlington Junction Railway (BJRY), is a short-line freight railroad that operates industrial switching rail lines in Iowa, Illinois, and Missouri as well as providing in-plant contract switching services. BJRY provides on-demand switching services to customers ranging from small family businesses to large global corporations. From single rail car to unit train rail car quantities, our dedicated, locally-based crews are responsive and flexible to fulfill our customers’ needs.

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Burlington Junction Railway also provides transloading services at many of our locations of operations. Transloading is a flexible way to gain the efficiencies of shipping by rail without direct rail access. Whether you need someone to do the transloading or just need a site to do the transfer yourself, we can help you with your rail opportunities.

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Locomotive Servicing

Burlington Junction Railway offers full service locomotive repair and maintenance services either on-site or in our shop. We can supply the parts and expertise to keep your locomotive equipment running and looking its best.

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