At BNSF Railway, we know that transporting goods between Canada, the U.S. and other countries can be challenging. Yet, we have the people, processes and technology, and are equipped with extensive experience, connections and know-how to make international transport happen efficiently and effectively.
- Contacts: Experienced professionals with a combined 370 years experience dedicated to the Canadian/U.S. transportation market are stationed in every major Canadian gateway, providing knowledge of local culture and unique local administrative requirements.
- Customs Requirements: List of requirements designed to simplify the Canadian shipping experience.
- Shipping Information and Processes: Instructions and resources to help move freight smoothly across the border, including step-by-step trans-border processes and car billing directions, descriptions of Rail AMS and the Customs In-Bond program.
- Special Rail Service Alliances: Connections with industry leaders cover the country, including the Canadian National and Canadian Pacific rail networks.
When it comes to transporting materials and finished goods, being approachable, progressive, vital and resourceful has resulted in close cross-border ties.
It has been our commitment and revolutionary approach to service that has allowed us to serve our customers and meet all regulations with our governing partners.
Three-Year Canadian Rail Network Plan
Pursuant to Section 141 of the Canada Transportation Act, BNSF’s Three-Year Canadian Rail Network Plan is below. The plan indicates where on our line we intend to take steps to discontinue operations in Canada in the next three years.