Twin Cities Western Railroad Company


The TC&W is an innovative Minnesota railroad that thrives on giving our customers a competitive edge in today’s transportation environment.

Rail Car Storage 
Storage services for short-term and long-term storage of empty rail cars in our Minnesota and South Dakota service territories.

Transload sites available in Minnesota and South Dakota where you can connect to the entire North American rail network.

Tariff articles: Grain/grain products, lumber, demurrage, special arrangements, scrap steel.

Fuel Surcharge 
Rate-based and Mileage-based Fuel Surcharge Tariffs

System Maps 
View our system rail map.

Equipment Request 
Submit your car order and equipment requests.

Guarantee Car Supply 
This program applies to the guaranteed supply of covered hopper cars for the movement of corn, soybeans and wheat from Twin Cities & Western Railroad and Minnesota Prairie Line served elevators to either online or offline destinations.

Rate Request 
Request rates or special rate information.

The Internet Bill of Lading service (e-BOL) provides rail and intermodal shippers with the ability to enter and electronically transmit bills of lading to the railroads. The system is Internet-based, and utilizes industry standard EDI transaction sets so that a shipper can forward a Bill of Lading to any railroad using one common interface.

Customer Safety Letter 
Partnership action plan for safety, to ensure safety success.