JVRR, LVRR, NBER, NSHR, SVRR operate on tracks owned by the SEDA-COG Joint Rail Authority. The UCIR has portions of track that are held by private parties as well as a portion that is owned by the Joint Rail Authority.

We provide quality rail service to a variety of businesses and industries located in Central Pennsylvania, running on 247.2 miles of track. The commodities we handle are as varied as the businesses themselves. Aggregates, coal, grain, and plastics are just a small sampling of the range of commodities that move in, out, and around Central PA on the rails.

In 2017, we were humbly honored to receive the “trifecta” of short line railroad industry awards:

Norfolk Southern - 2017 Short Line of the Year,
Railway Age - 2017 Short Line Railroad of the Year
American Short Line & Regional Railroad Association - 2017 Marketing Award


Our Mission

To be the most customer focused and safest transportation system possible.

To conduct our business with the highest degree of integrity and professionalism

To provide quality regional rail freight service to customers in Central Pennsylvania

To be responsible civic partners with the communities we serve.