TrainmapsUSA

The National  Online    

Railroad Map Library


Welcome to Trainmaps USA

We are the only online archive of Modern Railroads and Trainsit Maps in the USA and Canada. We collect create and save railroad maps as part of the Cleveland State and Cleveland Consortuim of Railroad Organisations . Save hours and days looking for railroad maps! We have most of them here and are collecting and looking for more

 The purpose of this site is to give the public a picture of the working railroad system in the USA and Canada . 

We provide infomataion and  assinatance to the railroad shipper and traveler as to Railroad Routes and Maps--,Loading and Unloading Staitions,-- Hump Sorting and Intermodal Yards--,Grain Silos,--Bulk Freight Unloading Faciltys,--Passenger Stations and there amnitys,Subway and Streetcar routes,Regional Commuter Rail,Short Line Infomation Ext.

We also provide updated news about Shipper Conventions,Hobo Conventions,Transit News and other Railroad Industry Infomatiion.

 

How To Use This Site-

 

1. Maps are located in Yahoo Groups that are listed by State by there 2 letter Postal Code. (Reason is that Yahoo has unlimited storage capabillitys for maps)

 

2.Click on the Groups that you need. Then Follow the Instuctions to Join that Yahoo group.( We restrict membership to avoid being spamned to death and to protect the data). You should be allowed in one to three days (We are often the road too you know)

 

3. Once you recieve confermation that you can join you can find the state maps in the "Files" button on Yahoo Groups.....Also make sure to check the "Links" button as well because many maps are too complcated to be reproduced on yahoo groups and links often has Railroad Station Infomation and Short Line Info  for that Particalar State.  Many Maps have a invisible Expand Button on the lower right hand corner...Click till you find it and that should expand and contract the map..

To print maps you will need to have the map in its normal posistion...Remembers its easer to save the map and then alter it on your own computer..

 

4. Want to Send Us Maps or Ask Questions?

Email questions to the http://finance.groups.yahoo.com/group/Trainmaps1/   site or email us

at railroadpostoffice@yahoo.com

To donate and mail maps send them in a 81/2 by 11 Flat or in a CD ROM to our mailing service address at 32923 Cromwell Solon OH 14203 C/O R Tylicki

 

 

 

 

 

 
 Trainmaps Group List-
 
 Click below to link to the group that has the maps you need!
 
 
 
 
 End of List (Check back for more every so often)
 
 

if you have forgoten your State Abrivations here is the US Postal Service list of state abrivations

Alabama AL
Alaska AK
American Samoa AS
Arizona AZ
Arkansas AR
California CA
Colorado CO
Connecticut CT
Delaware DE
District of Columbia DC
Federated States of Micronesia FM
Florida FL
Georgia GA
Guam GU
Hawaii HI
Idaho ID
Illinois IL
Indiana IN
Iowa IA
Kansas KS
Kentucky KY
Louisiana LA
Maine ME
Marshall Islands MH
Maryland MD
Massachusetts MA
Michigan MI
Minnesota MN
Mississippi MS
Missouri MO
Montana MT
Nebraska NE
Nevada NV
New Hampshire NH
New Jersey NJ
New Mexico NM
New York NY
North Carolina NC
North Dakota ND
Northern Mariana Islands MP
Ohio OH
Oklahoma OK
Oregon OR
Palau PW
Pennsylvania PA
Puerto Rico PR
Rhode Island RI
South Carolina SC
South Dakota SD
Tennessee TN
Texas TX
Utah UT
Vermont VT
Virgin Islands VI
Virginia VA
Washington WA
West Virginia WV
Wisconsin WI
Wyoming WY
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Armed Forces Africa AE
Armed Forces Americas AA
Armed Forces Canada AE
Armed Forces Europe AE
Armed Forces Middle East AE
Armed Forces Pacific AP
of state abriviations-
 
Major Passenger Train links-
Amtrak
or 1-800-USA-RAIL
Via Rail Canada
Ontaria Northland when you really have to go way north
   Montreals Commuter Train system to Lachine Yard and Dorval Airport
Chicagos Huge Commuter Railroad connecting all the major freight yards in the windy city
 
Metro North is operates out of New Yorks Penn Station and serves 4 States
 
NJ transit connects New York City with Trenton NJ and Philly via high speed trains
 
South Shore links the NS Elkhart Yard (via a 7.00 bus or 10.00 Amtrak connection) with Chicago
 
LA Commutter Rail System connects San Diago and Eastern Suburbs
 
A Midwest alternitive to Greyhound connecting with Amtrak with its hub in Chicago
    
Cheap bus service to Boston from NYC and Washington DC          
 
Bus Service to Scranton PA (D&H yards to Binghamton and Allentown)
Bus Serivice to Allentown NS railroad yards
MARC commuter train service connecting Baltimore and DC with Cumberland MD CSX yards via
Brunswick MD
Cleveland Rapid Transit Connecting CSX Collinwood Yards(Buffalo-Chicago) with NS Rockport Airport Yard(Pennsyvania-Indy)
 
Philly Commuter Trains serving NJ DE and NY
 
Beaver Valley Transit connects Pittsburgh with the Conway NS Railroad yards
(Leaves in front of Liberty News Downtown)
 
 New Castle Transit Connects Pittsburgh with the CSX New Castle Mahoningtown Yards
This bus leaves from the Penn Station side of the Busway-
 
Freight Railroad Info-
 
National Container Train Schedules and Terminal infomation system
with phone numbers contacts for shipping
 
Norfolk Southern
 
CSX
 
Union Pacific
 
 
Burlington Northern and Sante Fe RR.
 
 
Canadian Pacific owns the D&H in NY and Soo Lines in WI and MN
 
 
Canadian National owns the IC south to New Orleans and the GT to Detroit
 
 
Montaina Raillink operates the "High Lines" in Montana out of Billings Montana to Whitefish
over its own tracks and tracks leased from BNSF