Madison Railroad in Jefferson County, Indiana, is your choice for an affordable, accessible and strategically located solution to grow your business.
Railroads are the most economical, energy-efficient and environmentally friendly mode of transportation. We are a shortline (regional railroad), which means that we focus on getting shipments from industrial facilities to the larger railroads that span across North America, and vice versa.
We focus on the shorthaul while the Class I railroads focus on the long haul. This collaboration allows for the best in both over the road and local freight service. With a 22.7 mile mainline in southeastern Indiana and over 14 miles of track dedicated to storage, Madison Railroad is ready to assist you with your shipping needs.
Service is Our Business
Madison Railroad operates a 22.7-mile mainline extending from Madison to North Vernon, Indiana. Daily train service is available and interchange is accomplished with CSX Transportation at North Vernon. In addition to the mainline railroad, the Madison Railroad owns and operates 14 miles of railroad track within a 3,400-acre industrial park, offering a team track and railcar storage facilities.
Located in the former Jefferson Proving Grounds off Highway 421, Madison Railroad is perfectly positioned to enhance your business.
Hilex Poly, a Novolex brand offers a complete line of specialty plastic bags fitting the needs in the food service, retail, grocery and C-store markets.
Meese designs and manufactures rotomolded plastic products for the laundry, recycling, material handling, lighting, pool/spa, event decor and other markets using the most sophisticated rotational molding system.
As a shortline, Madison Railroad provides flexible service. We haul a variety of commodities, including polyethylene, coal by-products and steel. We assist our community in growing business by providing customized local service at an affordable price.
Madison Railroad provides high quality customer service in a cost-effective, competitive manner, coupled with aggressive industrial and economic development efforts.