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Chicago and NY/NJ Terminal Changes

Feb 11, 2020

Norfolk Southern continually strives to improve our Intermodal product. As a part of this process we regularly evaluate, and in some cases, alter service schedules and lanes. The purpose of this newsletter is to inform you of upcoming changes that will impact train service to and from Chicago as well as to and from the NY/NJ market.

Please see the guide below for details on the changes.

Effective Monday, February 17, 2020:

International Changes:

Chicago to Cleveland

  • Traffic will ingate at Landers instead of 47th Street

Global Container Terminal (GCT) Bayonne to Chicago

  • Traffic will terminate at Landers instead of 47th Street

New York Container Terminal (NYCT) to Chicago

  • Traffic will terminate at Landers instead of 47th Street

Domestic Changes:

Chicago to Erail

  • Traffic will ingate at 47th Street instead of Landers

Toledo to Croxton/Erail

  • Traffic will terminate at Erail instead of Croxton

Erail to Chicago

  • Traffic will terminate at 47th Street instead of Landers

Domestic / International

Lane

Terminal Change

Final Cutoff Old Plan

First Cutoff New Plan

Old Plan Availability

New Plan Availability

International

Chicago > Cleveland

Origin

2/16 at 23:00 (from 47th St.)

2/17 at 11:00 (from Landers)

16:00 Day 2

16:00 Day 1

GCT > Chicago

Destination

2/14 at 14:00 (to 47th St.)

2/17 at 14:00 (to Landers)

15:00 Day 3

20:00 Day 2

NYCT > Chicago

Destination

2/14 at 1300 (to 47th St.)

2/17 at 1300 (to Landers)

15:00 Day 3

20:00 Day 2

Domestic

Chicago > Erail

Origin

2/16 at 11:00 (from Landers)

2/17 at 5:00 (from 47th)

9:00 Day 2

9:00 Day 2

Toledo > Croxton

Destination

2/15 at 19:00 (to Croxton)

2/17 at 19:00 (to Erail)

14:00 Day 2

12:00 Day 2

Erail > Chicago

Destination

2/14 at 17:00 (to Landers)

2/17 at 14:30 (to 47th St.)

20:00 Day 2

10:00 Day 2


These changes are designed to support terminal balance, railcar utilization, and expansion at our Chicago facilities. If you have questions, please contact your NS Market Manager.

Thank you for choosing Norfolk Southern.