In the Community

For more than 160 years, BNSF Railway has been an essential connector – safely and efficiently transporting freight from point A to point B. But we don't just move freight; we touch people and communities along the way. We're proud to tell our story and how we strive to be a trusted partner worthy of your respect.

Safety and Security

As a leader in railroad safety, we recognize that a safe and secure railroad network is essential to our nation's future and important to our stakeholders.

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Environment

Railroads are by far the most environmentally preferred mode of surface transportation, and BNSF is a leader in the rail industry for the protection of our air, land and water.

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Community Support

BNSF strives to maintain strong relationships with our communities – the communities where our employees live, work and play.

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Economic Impact

U.S. and global economies rely on rail, and BNSF is a vital link in the global supply chain. We enable our customers to participate in a wide range of markets in North America and around the world.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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