About Patriot Rail

Patriot Rail is a leading operator of short line and regional freight railroads and rail services companies throughout the United States. Patriot Rail operates over 30 regional short line freight railroads, two scenic rail excursion trains, and rail-related services companies with over 1,200 total rail miles across the United States. Service capabilities include freight and railcar storage, transloading, warehousing, real estate, industrial development, track access, and excursions.

Vision & Mission

We strive to uphold our company vision and mission statement while offering innovative solutions to our clients.


At Patriot Rail, safety is a core value that inspires our company culture throughout the organization.


Patriot seeks to embed and promote sustainability across all areas of our business.

Leadership Team

Meet the dedicated leadership team behind our mission at Patriot Rail.

Patriot Rail Network

Discover our short line railroads and rail services locations.

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Patriot Rail is backed by Igneo Infrastructure Partners, a global private infrastructure investment firm with 30 years’ experience and a proactive asset management approach.

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Patriot Rail Names Freight and Logistics Leader Brandy D. Christian as CEO  JACKSONVILLE, Florida, May 15, 2024 – Patriot Rail Company, a premier U.S. operator

HYDRA joins Patriot Rail Company (Jacksonville, Fla., December 4, 2023)—Patriot Rail Company today announced it has assumed ownership and operations of Hydra Distribution & Rail

All Aboard for a Beautiful Scenic Ride through the White Mountains and the Lakes Region of New Hampshire (Jacksonville, Fla., August 22, 2023)—Patriot Rail Company LLC today announced it has assumed ownership.

Community Outreach

Patriot Rail proudly supports our local community by volunteering, hosting events, and more.

News & Press Releases

Keep up-to-date with the latest news and announcements from the Patriot Rail team.