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Q1xx trains: Intermodal

Symbol Origin Destination Frequency Notes
Q101 Toronto, ON Vancouver, BC (Roberts Bank)
Q102 Vancouver, BC (Roberts Bank) Toronto, ON
Q103 Toronto, ON Vancouver, BC (Roberts Bank)
Q104 Vancouver, BC (Roberts Bank) Toronto, ON
Q10521 Montreal, QC Vancouver, BC
Q10541 Winnipeg, MB Calgary, AB
Q106 Vancouver, BC (Roberts Bank) Montreal, QC Tue, Thu, Sat
Q107 Montreal, QC Toronto, ON Daily
Q108 Vancouver, BC Montreal, QC Daily
Q111 Toronto, ON Vancouver, BC
Q112 Vancouver, BC Toronto, ON
Q11371 Memphis, TN Vancouver, BC (Roberts Bank)
Q114 Calgary, AB Toronto, ON
Q115 Toronto, ON Calgary, AB
Q116 Chicago, IL Flat Rock, MI Daily Intermodal setout at Moterm - Ferndale, MI
Q117 Winnipeg, MB Vancouver, BC (Roberts Bank)
Q118 Vancouver, BC (Roberts Bank) Chicago, IL
Q119 Chicago, IL Vancouver, BC (Roberts Bank) Originates at Ferndale, MI on rare occasion
Q120 Toronto, ON Halifax, NS Daily
Q121 Halifax, NS Toronto, ON Daily
Q144 Detroit, MI (NS) Toronto, ON Abolished Roadrailer
Q145 Toronto, ON Detroit, MI (NS) Abolished Roadrailer
Q148 Chicago, IL Montreal, QC Daily
Q149 Montreal, QC Chicago, IL Mon-Sat
Q186 Prince Rupert, BC Montreal, QC Sun, Wed
Q190 Prince Rupert, BC Toronto, ON
Q193 Chicago, IL Prince Rupert, BC
Q194 Chicago, IL New Orleans, LA Daily
Q195 New Orleans, LA Chicago, IL Daily
Q196 Prince Rupert, BC Memphis, TN
Q197 Memphis, TN Prince Rupert, BC
Q198 Prince Rupert, BC Chicago, IL
Q199 Chicago, IL Prince Rupert, BC


E2xx trains: Priority Manifest / Auto

Symbol Origin Destination Frequency Notes
E 201 Toronto, ON Vancouver, BC Abolished Manifest
E 202 Vancouver, BC Toronto, ON Abolished Manifest
E 232 Buffalo, NY (CSX) Oakville, ON
E 246 Flat Rock, MI Toledo, Ohio
E 250 Homewood, IL Pontiac, MI As Needed
E 260 Homewood, IL Flint, MI As Needed
E 270 Homewood, IL Lansing, MI As Needed
E 271 Montreal, QC Toronto, ON As Needed
E 275 Toronto, ON Gibson, IN (IHB) Abolished
E 276 Chicago, IL (BNSF or UP) Toronto, ON Abolished
E 277 Toronto, ON Flat Rock, MI Abolished
E 280 Homewood, IL Flat Rock, MI As Needed
E 29471 Memphis, TN Canton, MS
E 29571 Canton, MS Memphis, TN


M3xx trains: Long-haul Manifest

Symbol Origin Destination Frequency Notes
M 300 Winnipeg, MB Toronto, ON
M 30131 Toronto, ON Winnipeg, MB
M 30141 Winnipeg, MB Edmonton, AB
M 30171 Baton Rouge, LA Memphis, TN
M 30251 Vancouver, BC Toronto, ON
M 30271 Memphis, TN Baton Rouge, LA
M 30331 Toronto, ON Edmonton, AB
M 30341 Winnipeg, MB Prince George, BC
M 30451 Prince George, BC Winnipeg, MB
M 305 Moncton, NB Toronto, ON Daily
M 306 Toronto, ON Moncton, NB Daily
M 307 Dartmouth, NS Toronto, ON Abolished
M 308 Toronto, ON Moncton, NB Abolished
M 30921 Joffre, QC Toronto, ON Daily
M 30951 Edmonton, AB Vancouver, BC
M 31031 Toronto, ON Joffre, QC Daily
M 31051 Vancouver, BC Edmonton, AB
M 311 Winnipeg, MB Edmonton, AB
M 312 Edmonton, AB Winnipeg, MB
M 313 Toronto, ON Edmonton, AB
M 31441 Winnipeg, MB Toronto, ON
M 31451 Edmonton, AB Winnipeg, MB
M 315 Winnipeg, MB Edmonton, AB
M 316 Winnipeg, MB Toronto, ON
M 31731 Toronto, ON Winnipeg, MB
M 320 Toronto, ON St. Lambert, QC Abolished
M 321 St. Lambert, QC Toronto, ON As Needed
M 323 St. Albans, VT (NECR) Montreal, QC
M 324 Montreal, QC St. Albans, VT (NECR)
M 326 Valleyfield, QC (CSX) Montreal, QC Daily CSX Q621 from Selkirk, NY
M 327 Montreal, QC Valleyfield, QC (CSX) Daily CSX Q620 to Selkirk, NY
M 330 Sarnia, ON Fort Erie, ON
M 331 Fort Erie, ON Sarnia, ON
M 332 Gary, IN Toronto, ON Abolished
M 334 Memphis, TN Jackson, MS
M 33571 Memphis, TN Gary, IN
M 33641 Winnipeg, MB Toronto, ON
M 33681 Fond du Lac, WI Gary, IN
M 33731 Toronto, ON Winnipeg, MB
M 33791 Gary, IN Waterloo, IA
M 33891 Waterloo, IA Gary, IN
M 339 Toronto, ON Buffalo, NY (CSX) Abolished
M 340 Winnipeg, MB Elkhart, IN (NS)
M 341 Elkhart, IN (NS) Winnipeg, MB
M 342 Winnipeg, MB Gary, IN
M 343 Gary, IN Winnipeg, MB
M 34441 Winnipeg, MB Champaign, IL
M 34591 Champaign, IL Winnipeg, MB
M 346 Winnipeg, MB Chicago, IL (BRC)
M 34791 Gary, IN Winnipeg, MB
M 34841 Winnipeg, MB Sarnia, ON Daily
M 34851 Prince George, BC Winnipeg, MB Daily
M 349 Gary, IN Prince George, BC
M 354 Vancouver, BC Prince George, BC
M 362 Toronto, ON Chambord, QC Abolished
M 363 Chambord, QC Toronto, ON Abolished
M 365 Senneterre, QC Garneau, QC
M 366 Garneau, QC Senneterre, QC
M 368 Toronto, ON Chambord, QC Daily
M 369 Chambord, QC Toronto, ON Daily
M 370 Champaign, IL Toronto, ON Abolished
M 37131 Toronto, ON Sarnia, ON As Needed
M 37161 Battle Creek, MI Kinmundy, IL (UP) Daily
M 372 Toronto, ON Montreal, QC Daily
M 373 Montreal, QC Toronto, ON Daily
M 374 Toronto, ON Montreal, QC Abolished
M 376 Toronto, ON Rivieres Des Prairies, QC Daily
M 377 Rivieres Des Prairies, QC Toronto, ON Daily
M 382 Walbridge, OH (CSX) Sarnia, ON
M 383 Toronto, ON Toledo, OH (CSX)
M 384 Flat Rock, MI Toronto, ON Daily
M 385 Toronto, ON Flat Rock, MI Daily
M 386 Flat Rock, MI London, ON Abolished
M 387 London, ON Flat Rock, MI Abolished
M 388 Flat Rock, MI Toronto, ON Abolished
M 390 Fond du Lac, WI Toronto, ON Abolished
M 391 Toledo, OH Gary, IN Daily
M 392 Proviso, IL (UP) Toronto, ON Abolished
M 39321 Richmond, QC (SLR) Montreal, QC
M 39421 Montreal, QC Richmond, QC SLR Connection
M 39491 Gary, IN Toronto, ON Daily
M 395 Battle Creek, MI Joliet, IL (BNSF) Daily
M 39671 Memphis, TN Toronto, ON Daily
M 39731 Toronto, ON Gary, IN Daily
M 39891 Gary, IN Toronto, ON Daily
M 39931 Toronto, ON Champaign, IL Daily


P3xx trains: Amtrak

Symbol Origin Destination Frequency Notes
P349 Pontiac, MI Chicago, IL Monday (early morning) Amtrak Wolverine
P350 Chicago, IL Pontiac, MI Daily (morning/early-afternoon) Amtrak Wolverine
P351 Pontiac, MI Chicago, IL Daily (morning) Amtrak Wolverine
P352 Chicago, IL Pontiac, MI Sunday (afternoon/evening) Amtrak Wolverine
P353 Pontiac, MI Chicago, IL Sunday (late-morning/mid-afternoon) Amtrak Wolverine
P354 Chicago, IL Pontiac, MI Daily (evening/late-night) Amtrak Wolverine
P355 Pontiac, MI Chicago, IL Daily (evening/late-night) Amtrak Wolverine
P358 Chicago, IL Pontiac, MI Daily (evening/late-night) Amtrak Wolverine
P359 Pontiac, MI Chicago, IL Daily except Sunday (afternoon/evening) Amtrak Wolverine
P364 Chicago, IL Port Huron, MI Daily (mid-afternoon/late-night) Amtrak Blue Water
P365 Port Huron, MI Chicago, IL Daily (morning) Amtrak Blue Water
P390 Chicago, IL Carbondale, IL Daily Amtrak "Saluki"
P391 Carbondale, IL Chicago, IL Daily Amtrak "Saluki"
P392 Carbondale, IL Chicago, IL Daily Amtrak "Illini"
P393 Chicago, IL Carbondale, IL Daily Amtrak "Illini"
P058 Chicago, IL N. Orleans, LA Daily Amtrak "City of New Orleans"
P059 N. Orleans, LA Chicago, IL Daily Amtrak "City of New Orleans"


A4xx trains: Short-haul Manifest

Symbol Origin Destination Frequency Notes
A 400 Montreal, QC Joffre, Quebec
A 40121 Joffre, QC Montreal, QC
A 40141 Winnipeg, MB Saskatoon, SK
A 40221 Joffre, QC Riviere Du Loop, QC
A 40241 Saskatoon, SK Winnipeg, MB
A 40321 Riviere Du Loop, QC Joffre, QC
A 40341 Winnipeg, MB Edmonton, AB
A 40381 Stevens Point, WI Superior, WI
A 40451 Edmonton, AB Winnipeg, MB
A 40481 Superior, WI Stevens Point, WI
A 405 St. John, NB Moncton, NB
A 406 Moncton, NB St. John, NB
A 40711 Dartmouth, NS Moncton, NB
A 40781 Fond Du Lac, WI Wausau, WI
A 40811 Moncton, NB Dartmouth, NS
A 40881 Wausau, WI Fond Du Lac, WI
A 409 Fond Du Lac, WI Wisconsin Rapids, WI
A 410 Wisconsin Rapids, WI Fond Du Lac, WI
A 411 Chicago, IL (BRC) Sault Ste. Marie, ON
A 412 Sault Ste. Marie, ON Proviso, IL (UP) UP Run-Though
A 415 Green Bay, WI Stevens Point, WI
A 41651 Vancouver, BC Edmonton, AB
A 41681 Stevens Point, WI Green Bay, WI Trains operate push-pull
A 41751 Edmonton, AB Vancouver, BC
A 41971 Geismar, LA Memphis, TN
A 42071 Memphis, TN Geismar, LA
A 421 Toronto, ON Fort Erie, ON Daily
A 422 Fort Erie, ON Toronto, ON Daily
A 427 Joffre, QC Garneau, QC
A 428 Garneau, QC Joffre, QC
A 429 Beancancour, QC Montreal, QC
A 430 Montreal, QC Beancancour, QC
A 43171 Memphis, TN Decatur, IL (NS)
A 43291 Decatur, IL (NS) Memphis, TN
A 43431 London, ON Toronto, ON Daily
A 43471 Memphis, TN New Orleans, LA
A 43531 Toronto, ON London, ON Daily
A 43571 New Orleans, LA Memphis, TN
A 43641 Winnipeg, MB Thunder Bay, ON
A 437 Thunder Bay, ON Winnipeg, MB
A 43831 Windsor, ON London, ON Mon-Sat
A 43841 Winnipeg, MB Superior, WI
A 43931 London, ON Windsor, ON Tue-Sun
A 43941 Superior, WI Winnipeg, MB
A 443 Jackson, MS Memphis, TN
A 446 Green Bay, WI Gary, IN
A 447 Gary, IN Green Bay, WI
A 449 Fond Du Lac, WI Green Bay, WI
A 45031 North Bay, ON Toronto, ON
A 45131 Toronto, ON North Bay, ON
A 45161 Flat Rock, MI Gibson, IN (IHB)
A 45251 Edmonton, AB Winnipeg, MB
A 45341 Winnipeg, MB Edmonton, AB
A 45391 Proviso, IL (UP) Fond Du Lac, WI UP Run-Through
A 46021 Montreal, QC Chambord, QC
A 46121 Chambord, QC Montreal, QC
A 472 Chicago, IL Sarnia, ON Abolished
A 48871 Memphis, TN Mobile, AL
A 48971 Mobile, AL Memphis, TN
A 490 Chicago, IL Detroit, MI Abolished
A 491 Gary, IN Stevens Point, WI
A 495 New Orleans, LA Memphis, TN Sunday Sunday nights only departing New Orleans (Replaces Q195)
A 49731 Gary, IN Memphis, TN


L5xx trains: Locals

Symbol Origin Destination Frequency Notes
L500 Flint, MI Port Huron, MI As Needed Turn; Works Flint Industries, Lapeer Industrial Railroad, Imlay City & Port Huron when it goes east of Flint
L501 Sarnia, ON Battle Creek, MI Daily long distance Flint Sub road local
L502 Battle Creek, MI Toledo, OH Daily Works Lansing, Durand and Pontiac
L50391 Chicago, IL (BRC) Gary, IN Daily
L504 Waukesha, WI Burlington, WI Daily Works businesses in Sussex, the Duplainville siding, Waukesha, Mukwonago, and Burlington as required.
L506 Toledo, OH Dearborn, MI Daily Autoparts/loads and empties
L50881 Fond du Lac, WI Lomira, WI Daily Turn Delivers/picks up boxcars from Quad Graphics in Lomira daily. Will also pickup/drop cars in Fond du Lac as required on their return trip to Shops Yard
L50891 Joliet, IL Gary, IN Sunday
L50991 Joliet, IL East Morris, IL Daily
L510 Fond du Lac, WI Duplainville, WI Daily Turn Delivers/picks up cars in Waukesha and/or Duplainville as required. Also picks up cars in Ackerville on the return trip to Fond du Lac. Will occasionally spot cars for Quad Graphics in Sussex.
L51351 Vancouver, BC Vancouver, BC (CP)
L51361 Pontiac, MI Detroit, MI Daily Works Moterm, turn
L515 Pontiac, MI Pontiac, MI
L516 Geismar, LA New Orleans, LA Turn
L52091 Spaulding, IL Joliet, IL Daily
L52191 Gary, IN Spaulding, IL Daily
L52291 Joliet, IL Homewood, IL Daily Turn
L524 Port Huron, MI Detroit, MI Daily Turn
L527 Montreal, QC
L52891 Joliet, IL Walker, IL Sun-Fri Turn
L529 Port Huron, MI Ferndale, MI Daily Turn. Intermodal, runs lite back to Port Huron
L530 Buffalo, NY (SBRR) Fort Erie, ON Daily
L531 Roma Junction, AB High Level, AB 6 Days per week Turn. Mixed freight, including freight destined for Hay River, NT
L531 Centralia, IL Champaign, IL
L531 Fort Erie, ON Buffalo, NY (SBRR) Daily
L532 Effingham, IL Memphis, TN
L533 High Level, AB Hay River, NT 6 Days per week Turn. Mixed freight, almost entirely fuel for Arctic. Northernmost rail line connected to mainland North America.
L536 Greenwood, MS Gwin, MS "Greenwood Switcher" Works as far north as Marks, MS and as far south as Gwin, MS
L542 Pontiac, MI Flint, MI As Needed Works Durand
L542 Flint, MI As Needed Works Durand
L549 Kalamazoo, MI Kalamazoo, MI Mon-Fri Works Kalamazoo Branch Customers
L550 Decatur, IL (NS) Mattoon, IL Turn
L551 Champaign, IL Mattoon, IL Turn
L553 Champaign, IL Gilman, IL Turn
L562 Jackson, MS Brookhaven, MS Turn
L564 Decatur, IL (NS) East Peoria, IL Turn (Also known as the Peoria Local)
L564 South Itasca, WI Wisconsin Rapids, WI
L574 McComb, MS Manchac, LA Mon, Wed Turn, runs Sun-Thurs (Mon & Wed works as far south as Manchac; Sun, Tues, Thurs only works as far south as Hammond)
L574 McComb, MS Hammond, LA Sun, Tue, Thu
L575 McComb, MS Brookhaven, MS Turn
L582 Baton Rouge, LA Geismar, LA Turn
L584 Baton Rouge, LA Albany, LA Turn, Mon-Fri
R950 Pontiac, MI Ferndale, MI Mon-Sat Local, works industries south of Moterm
R960 Kankakee, IL Daily @ Day Local; services locally: Bunge Foods, Chapel, IM, and Ivex.
R961 Kankakee, IL Daily @ Night Local; services locally: IKO, BASF Chemicals, Nucor Steel.


C7xx / S7xx / U7xx trains: Bulk commodities (Coal/Rock)

Symbol Origin Destination Frequency Notes
B730 Saskatchewan St. John, NB As needed Potash loads
B731 St. John, NB Saskatchewan As needed Potash empties
C702 Green Bay, WI Chicago, IL - UP Coal Empties
C703 Chicago, IL - UP Green Bay, WI Coal Loads
C704 Memphis, TN - BNSF Mobile, AL Coal Loads
C705 Mobile, AL Memphis, TN - BNSF Coal Empties
C706 Memphis, TN - UP Mobile, AL Coal Loads
C707 Mobile, AL Memphis, TN - UP Coal Empties
C714 Lang Yd River Rouge As Required Coke Loads
C715 River Rouge Lang Yd As Required Coke Empties
C738 Southern Illinois Convent, LA Coal Loads
C739 Convent, LA Southern Illinois Coal Empties
C756 Southern Illinois Convent, LA Coal Loads
C757 Convent, LA Southern Illinois Coal Empties
C758 Southern Illinois Convent, LA Coal Loads
C759 Convent, LA Southern Illinois Coal Empties
C764 Cicero, IL (BNSF) Durand/HESR to Essexville As Required Coal Loads
C765 HESR From Essexville/Durand Cicero, IL (BNSF) As Required Coal Empties
C766 Cicero, IL (BNSF) Consumers Energy As Required Coal Loads
C767 Consumers Energy Cicero, IL (BNSF) As Required Coal Empties
C778 Vancouver, BC Coal Valley, AB As needed Coal empties
C779 Coal Valley, AB Vancouver, BC As needed Coal loads
S710 Port Moody, BC Keybob, AB As needed Sulfur
S711 Keybob, AB Port Moody, BC As needed Sulfur
U702 Conneaut, OH North Bessemer, PA Daily Iron Ore Loads
U704 Fort Dodge, IA Linden, NJ (NS) As needed Ethanol loads. NS 64E
U705 Linden, NJ (NS) Fort Dodge, IA As needed Ethanol empties. NS 65E
U780 Duluth, MN Gary, IN Seasonal All Rail Ore Loads
U781 Gary, IN Duluth, MN Seasonal All Rail Ore Empties
U78881 Two Harbors, MN Mountain Iron, MN Seasonal Taconite empties
U78981 Mountain Iron, MN Two Harbors, MN Seasonal Taconite Loads
U79081 Two Harbors, MN Mountain Iron, MN As needed Ore Empties
U79181 Mountain Iron, MN Two Harbors, MN As needed Ore Loads


G8xx trains: Grain

Symbol Origin Destination Frequency Notes
G834 Vancouver, BC Edmonton, AB As needed Grain loads
G872 Waterloo, IA Limoilou, QC As Required Grain Loads


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