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Membership members-map SMS Lines ME Rail NYSW ME Rail NYNJ-PJRR

There are 4 types of members in the New Jersey Short Line Railroad Association.

Membership in the NJSLRRA is open to any Class II, Class III or Switching and Terminal railroad providing freight service in the state. The map at left show the locations of our members within the state. Click on the location on the map to go to that members listing, or scroll further down this page to see an alphabetical list.

In addition, several of the Class I railroads that connect our shortlines with the rest of North America have elected to join us. These include:

CSXlogoCSX Transportation

NSlogoNorfolk Southern Corporation


affilmemlistAffiliate memberships are available to suppliers and vendors to the railroad industry. We are pleased that many of these firms and people have joined to support our efforts. Listing for these can be found by clicking on this button. Please support these companies with your business.

We also have several ex-officio members that provide valuble input to our organization. These can be found by clicking here.

If you or your company are interested in joining us, please contact us by phone at 732-264-7264, or by E-mail at:

Cape May Seashore Lines (CMSL)
East Jersey Railroad (EJR)

Morristown & Erie Railway, Inc. (ME)
PO Box 2206
49 Abbett Ave. 
Morristown NJ 07962
Phone: 973-267-4300
Fax: 973-267-3138

The Morristown & Erie’s 42 mile system covers most of Morris County and part of Essex County, serving customers from Roseland to Flanders. We handle all commodities, and have public transload facilities available throughout our system that are convenient to major highways.


Wesley Weis - President & CEO
Henry Butz - Marketing Manager

Service Territory: Morris and Essex counties

Connections: NS – Lake Jct., NJ and CSXT – Center St. (Kearny) NJ

New York New Jersey Rail, LLC (NYNJ)
Marine Rail Division
Port Jersey Rail Division (PJR)

26 Colony Road
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Marine Rail Division
Phone: 201-433-0360
Port Jersey Rail Division
Phone: 202-434-8373

NYNJR is a unique short line marine railroad, owned by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey that provides a marine rail logistic solution to the New York New Jersey Metropolitan with rail yards located near highway connections in both Jersey City, New Jersey and Brooklyn, New York. The Marine Rail Division moves rail cars on special barges called "Carfloats" between Jersey City, New Jersey and Brooklyn, New York. The Port Jersey Rail Division (PJR), serves within the Port Jersey Industrial and Warehouse Complex.


Donald Hutton - 201-433-0360
NYNJR Managing Director

James Christie - 201-433-0360
General Manager - NYNJR Marine Rail Division

Service Territory: Jersey City, NJ and Brooklyn, NY

Connections: NS, CSX, Conrail, New York & Atlantic Railway (Brooklyn, NY)

New York Susquehanna & Western Railway (NYSW)
1 Railroad Avenue
Cooperstown, NY 13326
Phone: 607-547-2555
Fax: 607-547-9834

The NYSW operates over 400 miles of track in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania and is 286,000 pound gross weight capable on all lines. We serve over 85 Customers and transport a wide range of commodities such as feed ingredients, lumber and other building materials, chemicals and aggregates for Customers in New York State; and plastics, lumber, food products, paper products, motor vehicles, chemicals, aggregates, and metals in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Nathan Fenno- President - 607-547-2555 x236
Bill Bloomfield - Chief Transportation Officer - 607-547-2555 x265
Jim Howarth - Marketing & Sales - 607-547-2555 x232

Service Territory: Northern New Jersey

Connections: CSX at North Bergen; NS at Marion Interchange and Passaic Jct. (Also with CSX, CP and NS at locations in NY State)

Raritan Central Railway (RCRY)

SMS Rail Service (SLRS)
513 Sharptown Rd
Logan Twp, NJ 08085
Phone 856-467-4800
Fax: 856-467-2121

In business since 1994 serving locations within the states of New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. " 24/7 on-demand' rail switching service " to all customers with complimentary rail infrastructure maintenance for all customers free. Business development assistance and comprehensive rail safety programs are also available upon request.

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Jeff Sutch- President - 856-467-4800
Brian Murray - GM - 856-467-4800
John McCreavy - Sales - 856-467-4800

Service Territory: Bridgeport,NJ; Paulsboro,NJ; Westville,NJ

Connections: NS and CSX at these three locations

Winchester & Western Railroad (WW)
Other Railroads in New Jersey: Belvidere & Delaware River Railway (BDRV), Black River & Western Railroad (BRW), Hainesport Industrial Railroad LLC (HIRR), New York & Greenwood Lake Railway (NYGL), New Jersey Rail Carrier LLC (NJRC), Southern Railroad of New Jersey (SRNJ)

Ex-Officio Members

Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission
Federal Railroad Administration
NJ Department of Transportation
North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority