Along the southeastern shores of Lake Michigan, Chicago South Shore & South Bend Railroad has been serving Chicago and Northwest Indiana’s industrial corridor for nearly a century. From Chicago to South Bend, our customers know that timely, dependable and competitive rail service allows them to take advantage of the many benefits of being served by one of America’s premier shortline railroads.
Our scheduled service to and from all U.S. and Canadian railroads at Chicago ensures your shipments have neutral, competitive access to your customers nationwide. Choice industrial sites are available along the South Shore, offering shippers options few can match, including access to the Great Lakes, the St. Lawrence Seaway and the Mississippi river system through the Port of Chicago.
Whether we’re hauling a 115-car unit train of coal for the two utility stations we serve, cold-finished steel for the automotive industry, export food grains to help feed the world, or your one “hot” car, you can depend on the Chicago South Shore & South Bend Railroad to provide quality rail service.