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Rail Division

 About the Rail Division

Connecting North Carolina by Train

Integral components of the state’s transportation system, passenger and freight rail also play a central role in economic development and the expansion of business and industry. The Rail Division works to expand and modernize service in North Carolina and make train travel safer for everyone.

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A Year of Success

Passenger and freight rail service helped boost North Carolina’s economy in 2018. Thanks to the Piedmont Improvement Program, passengers between Charlotte and Raleigh have more travel options, and Raleigh Union Station opened to help meet the growing demand for rail travel in the state.

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Do Business With Us

The Rail Division works to expand rail service in North Carolina and make it safer. Visit Connect NCDOT, the division’s website for business, professional and working partners, for resources and additional information.

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Work With Us

Interested in being part of the Rail Division? Learn more about the benefits of working with the N.C. Department of Transportation and opportunities available for you.

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(919) 715-6580 (fax)

1553 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1553

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