New Jersey Railroads

New Jersey Common Freight Carriers

  • Belvidere and Delaware River Railway (BDRV)
  • Black River and Western Railroad (BRW)
  • Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
  • Cape May Seashore Lines (CMSL)
  • Conrail Shared Assets Operations
  • CSX Transportation (CSXT)
  • East Jersey Railroad and Terminal Company (EJR)
  • Hainesport Industrial Railroad (HIRR)
  • Morristown and Erie Railway (ME)
  • New Jersey Rail Carriers, LLC (NJRC)
  • New York and Greenwood Lake Railway (NYGL)
  • New York New Jersey Rail, LLC (NYNJ)
  • New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway (NYSW)
  • Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
  • Port Jersey Railroad (PJR)
  • Raritan Central Railway (RCRY)
  • SMS Rail Service, Inc. (SLRS)
  • Southern Railroad of New Jersey (SRNJ)
  • Winchester and Western Railroad (WW)

New Jersey Private Freight Carriers

  • Bayshore Terminal
  • Bound Brook and Raritan River Railroad
  • FAPS
  • New Jersey and Northern Railway

New Jersey Passenger Carriers

  • Atlantic City Express Service (ACES)
  • Amtrak (AMTK)
  • New Jersey Transit Rail Operations (NJTR)
  • Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PANY-NJ) and AirTrain Newark
  • Port Authority Transit Corporation: PATCO Speedline (DRPA)
  • West Trenton Line and Trenton Line (SPAX)

New Jersey Defunct Railroads

Name Mark System From To Successor
Alloway and Quinton Railroad   PRSL (v) 1891 1896 West Jersey and Seashore Railroad
Anglesea Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1882 1888 West Jersey Railroad
Arlington Railroad   ERIE 1887 1942 Erie Railroad
Atlantic City Railroad   PRSL (RDG) 1889 1933 Pennsylvania–Reading Seashore Lines
Atlantic Highlands Railroad   CNJ 1889 1890 Freehold and Atlantic Highlands Railroad
Atlantic Port Railway     1920    
Baltimore and New York Railway   B&O 1888 1944 Staten Island Rapid Transit Railway
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad B&O, BO B&O 1886 1987 Chesapeake and Ohio Railway
Barnegat Railroad   PRR 1894 1923 N/A
Barnegat Railroad     1866   Manchester and Barnegat Bay Railway
Bay Creek Railway   LV 1894 1898 National Docks Railway
Bay Shore Connecting Railroad   CNJ/ LV 1904 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Belvidere Delaware Railroad   PRR 1836 1958 United New Jersey Railroad and Canal Company
Bergen County Railroad   ERIE 1880 1942 Erie Railroad
Bergen and Dundee Railroad   ERIE 1885 1942 Erie Railroad
Bergen Neck Railway   LV 1885 1891 National Docks Railway
Blairstown Railway   NYSW 1876 1883 New York, Susquehanna and Western Railroad
Bloomfield and Orange Horse Car Railway   ERIE 1868 1870 Watchung Railway
Bound Brook and Easton Railroad   LV 1872 1872 Easton and Amboy Railroad
Bridgeton and Port Norris Railroad   CNJ 1866 1878 Cumberland and Maurice River Railroad
Brigantine Beach Railroad     1889 1896 Philadelphia and Brigantine Railroad
Buena Vista Railroad   CNJ 1889 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Burlington County Railroad   PRR 1863 1866 Camden and Burlington County Railroad
Burlington and Mount Holly Railroad and Transportation Company   PRR 1848 1863 Burlington County Railroad
Caldwell Railway   ERIE 1890 1892 New York and Greenwood Lake Railway
Camden and Amboy Railroad and Transportation Company   PRR 1830 1872 United New Jersey Railroad and Canal Company
Camden and Atlantic Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1852 1896 West Jersey and Seashore Railroad
Camden and Burlington County Railroad   PRR 1866 1915 Camden and Burlington County Railway
Camden and Burlington County Railway   PRR 1915 1958 Penndel Company
Camden County Railroad   PRSL (RDG) 1889 1901 Atlantic City Railroad
Camden, Gloucester and Mount Ephraim Railway   PRSL (RDG) 1873 1889 Atlantic City Railroad
Camden, Moorestown, Hainesport and Mount Holly Horse Car Railroad   PRR 1859 1866 Camden and Burlington County Railroad
Camden and Woodbury Railroad and Transportation Company   PRSL (PRR) 1836 1840 West Jersey Railroad
Cape May Railroad   PRSL (RDG) 1894 1894 South Jersey Railroad
Cape May and Millville Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1863 1879 West Jersey Railroad
Carteret Extension Railroad   CNJ 1889 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Carteret and Sewaren Railroad   CNJ 1890 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Central Railroad of New Jersey CNJ CNJ 1849 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Charlottesburgh and Green Lake Railroad   CNJ 1876 1888 Morris County Railroad
Chelsea Branch Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1889 1896 West Jersey and Seashore Railroad
Chesapeake and Ohio Railway CO   1987 1987 CSX Transportation
Chester Railroad   DL&W 1867 1945 Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Columbus and Kinkora Railroad   PRR 1866 1870 Columbus, Kinkora and Springfield Railroad
Columbus, Kinkora and Springfield Railroad   PRR 1870 1901 Kinkora and New Lisbon Railroad
Consolidated Rail Corporation CR   1976 1999 CSX Transportation, Norfolk Southern Railway
Constable's Hook Railroad   CNJ 1882 1887 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Cumberland and Maurice River Railroad   CNJ 1875 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Cumberland and Maurice River Extension Railroad   CNJ 1887 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Delaware and Bound Brook Railroad   RDG 1874 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad DL&W DL&W 1856 1960 Erie–Lackawanna Railroad
Delaware River Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1879 1900 West Jersey and Seashore Railroad
Delaware River Railroad and Bridge Company   PRR 1896 1954 Penndel Company
Delaware Shore Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1873 1879 Delaware River Railroad
Docks Connecting Railway   ERIE 1886 1942 Erie Railroad
Dover and Rockaway Railroad   CNJ 1880 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Durham Transport, Inc. DRHY   1994 2001 Raritan Central Railway
East Trenton Railroad   RDG 1884 1955 Delaware and Bound Brook Railroad
Easton and Amboy Railroad   LV 1872 1903 Lehigh Valley Railroad of New Jersey
Edgewater Railway   LV 1889 1891 Lehigh Valley Terminal Railway
Edgewater and Fort Lee Railroad   NYSW 1901 1907 Erie Terminals Railroad
Elizabeth Extension Railroad   CNJ 1889 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Elizabethtown and Somerville Railroad   CNJ 1831 1849 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Enterprise Railroad   PRR 1884 1896 Belvidere Delaware Railroad
Erie Railroad ERIE ERIE 1895 1960 Erie–Lackawanna Railroad
Erie Railway   ERIE 1861 1878 New York, Lake Erie and Western Railroad
Erie–Lackawanna Railroad EL   1960 1968 Erie Lackawanna Railway
Erie Lackawanna Railway EL   1968 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Erie Terminals Railroad   ERIE,NYSW 1907 1942 Erie Railroad
Farmingdale and Squan Village Railroad   PRR 1867 1879 Freehold and Jamesburg Agricultural Railroad
Ferro Monte Railroad     1869    
Flemington Railroad and Transportation Company   PRR 1849 1885 Belvidere Delaware Railroad
Freehold and Atlantic Highlands Railroad   CNJ 1890 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Freehold and Jamesburg Agricultural Railroad   PRR 1851 1958 Penndel Company
Freehold and Keyport Railroad   CNJ 1890 1890 Freehold and Atlantic Highlands Railroad
Freehold and New York Railroad   CNJ 1888 1890 Freehold and Keyport Railroad
Freehold and New York Railway   CNJ 1877 1888 Freehold and New York Railroad
Glassboro Railroad   PRSL (RDG) 1883 1889 Atlantic City Railroad
Green Pond Railroad   CNJ 1874 1876 Charlottesburgh and Green Lake Railroad
Greenville and Hudson Railway   LV 1895 1903 Lehigh Valley Railroad of New Jersey
Hackensack Railroad   ERIE 1878 1886 New Jersey and New York Railroad
Hackensack and Lodi Railroad   NYSW 1896 1953 New York, Susquehanna and Western Railroad
Hackensack and New York Railroad   ERIE 1856 1873 New Jersey and New York Railway
Hackensack and New York Extension Railroad   ERIE 1869 1873 New Jersey and New York Railway
Harrison and East Newark Connecting Railroad   PRR 1898 1954 United New Jersey Railroad and Canal Company
Hibernia Branch Railroad   CNJ 1888 1905 Wharton and Northern Railroad
Hibernia Mine Railroad   CNJ 1863 1930 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Hibernia Underground Railroad     1879    
High Bridge Railroad   CNJ 1872 1887 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Hoboken Railroad, Warehouse and Steamship Connecting Company     1895 1978 N/A (operated by Hoboken Shore Railroad)
Hoboken Land and Improvement Company   DL&W, ERIE 1860 1886 Morris and Essex Railroad, New Jersey Junction Railroad
Hoboken Manufacturers Railroad     1902 1954 Hoboken Shore Railroad
Hoboken Shore Railroad HBS   1954 1978 N/A
Hopatcong Railroad   DL&W 1889 1943 Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Hudson Railroad and Transportation Company     1907    
Hudson Connecting Railway   NYSW 1869 1880 New York, Susquehanna and Western Railroad
Hudson River Railroad and Terminal Company   NYSW 1892 1893 New York, Susquehanna and Western Railroad
Irvington Railroad   LV 1904 1906 Lehigh Valley Railroad of New Jersey
Island Heights Railroad   PRR 1883 1885 Philadelphia and Long Branch Railroad
Jersey City and Albany Railroad   NYC 1873 1877 Jersey City and Albany Railway
Jersey City and Albany Railway   NYC 1878 1881 North River Railroad
Jersey City Belt Line Railway   LV 1890 1913 Lehigh Valley Railroad of New Jersey
Jersey City, Newark and Western Railway   LV 1889 1891 Lehigh Valley Terminal Railway
Jersey City Terminal Railway   LV 1888 1891 Lehigh Valley Terminal Railway
Jersey City and Western Railway   LV 1889 1891 National Docks Railway
Jersey Southern Railway JSRW   1984 1987 Winchester and Western Railroad
Kaighn's Point Terminal Railroad   PRSL (RDG) 1888 1889 Atlantic City Railroad
Keyport Railroad   CNJ 1888 1890 Freehold and Keyport Railroad
Kill Von Kull Railway   LV 1885 1898 National Docks Railway
Kinkora and New Lisbon Railroad   PRR 1903 1915 Pennsylvania and Atlantic Railroad
Lackawanna Railroad of New Jersey   DL&W 1908 1945 Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Lafayette Railroad   CNJ 1889 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Lake Hopatcong Railroad   CNJ 1882 1887 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company   CNJ 1865 1978 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Lehigh and Hudson River Railroad   L&HR 1881 1882 Lehigh and Hudson River Railway
Lehigh and Hudson River Railway L&HR, LHR L&HR 1882 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Lehigh and New England Railroad LNE LNE 1895 1961 N/A
Lehigh Valley Railroad LV LV 1855 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Lehigh Valley Railroad of New Jersey   LV 1903 1949 Lehigh Valley Railroad
Lehigh Valley Terminal Railway   LV 1891 1903 Lehigh Valley Railroad of New Jersey
Lodi Branch Railroad   NYSW 1870 1953 New York, Susquehanna and Western Railroad
Long Beach Railroad   PRR 1883 1894 Barnegat Railroad, Philadelphia and Beach Haven Railroad
Long Branch and Barnegat Bay Railroad   CNJ/ PRR 1880 1881 New York and Long Branch Railroad
Long Branch and Sea Girt Railroad   CNJ/ PRR 1875 1881 New York and Long Branch Railroad
Long Branch and Sea Shore Railroad   CNJ 1863 1879 New Jersey Southern Railway
Long Dock Company   ERIE 1856 1942 Erie Railroad
Longwood Valley Railroad   CNJ 1867 1887 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Lucaston Railroad     1892    
Macopin Railroad   ERIE 1886 1926 N/A
Manahawkin and Long Beach Transportation Company     1893 1909 N/A (leased the Barnegat Railroad)
Manchester and Barnegat Bay Railway       1869 Tuckerton Railroad
Manufacturers' Railroad   CNJ 1873 1887 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Manufacturers' Extension Railroad   CNJ 1889 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Martins Creek Railroad   PRR 1885 1896 Belvidere Delaware Railroad
Maurice River Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1887 1887 West Jersey Railroad
May's Landing and Egg Harbor City Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1871 1882 N/A (leased by Camden and Atlantic Railroad)
Mercer and Somerset Railway   PRR 1870 1879 N/A
Middle Brook Railroad   CNJ 1899 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Middle Valley Railroad   CNJ 1897 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Middlesex Railway   LV 1888 1903 Lehigh Valley Railroad of New Jersey
Midland Railroad of New Jersey   NYSW 1880 1881 New York, Susquehanna and Western Railroad
Midland Connecting Railway   NYSW 1881 1881 New York, Susquehanna and Western Railroad
Midland Terminal and Ferry Company   NYC 1873 1883 West Shore and Ontario Terminal Company
Millstone and New Brunswick Railroad   PRR 1837 1915 United New Jersey Railroad and Canal Company
Millville and Glassboro Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1859 1868 West Jersey Railroad
Mine Hill Railroad   L&HR 1891 1912 Lehigh and Hudson River Railway
Monmouth County Agricultural Railroad   CNJ 1867 1877 Freehold and New York Railway
Monmouth Park Railroad     1878 1889 N/A
Montclair Railway   ERIE 1867 1875 Montclair and Greenwood Lake Railway
Montclair and Greenwood Lake Railway   ERIE 1875 1878 New York and Greenwood Lake Railway
Morris County Railroad   CNJ 1885 1905 Wharton and Northern Railroad
Morris County Connecting Railroad   CNJ 1901 1905 Wharton and Northern Railroad
Morris and Essex Railroad   DL&W 1835 1945 Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Morris and Essex Extension Railroad   DL&W 1889 1947 Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Morristown and Erie Railroad MT&E, ME   1903 1978 Morristown and Erie Railway
Mount Holly, Lumberton and Medford Railroad   PRR 1866 1915 Camden and Burlington County Railway
Mount Hope Mineral Railroad MHM CNJ 1866 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
National Docks Railway   LV 1879 1905 Lehigh Valley Railroad of New Jersey
National Docks and New Jersey Junction Connecting Railway   LV 1888 1898 National Docks Railway
Navesink Railroad   CNJ 1891 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
New Egypt and Farmingdale Railroad   CNJ/ PRR 1869 1881 New York and Long Branch Railroad
New Jersey Railroad and Transportation Company   PRR 1832 1872 United New Jersey Railroad and Canal Company
New Jersey, Hudson and Delaware Railroad   NYSW 1832 1870 New Jersey Midland Railway
New Jersey Junction Railroad   ERIE, NYC 1886 1952 New York Central Railroad
New Jersey Midland Railway   NYSW 1870 1880 New York, Susquehanna and Western Railroad
New Jersey and New York Railway   ERIE 1873 1880 New Jersey and New York Railroad
New Jersey and New York Railroad   ERIE 1880 1967 Erie–Lackawanna Railroad
New Jersey and Pennsylvania Railroad     1904 1915 Pennsylvania and New Jersey Railroad
New Jersey Shore Line Railroad   NYC 1886 1914 New Jersey Junction Railroad
New Jersey Southern Railroad   CNJ 1870 1879 New Jersey Southern Railway
New Jersey Southern Railway   CNJ 1879 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
New Jersey Terminal Railroad   CNJ 1901 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
New Jersey West Line Railroad   DL&W 1870 1878 Passaic and Delaware Railroad
New Jersey Western Railroad   NYSW 1867 1870 New Jersey Midland Railway
New Orange Four Junction Railroad     1901 1905 Rahway Valley Railroad
New York and Atlantic Highlands Railroad   CNJ 1883 1889 Atlantic Highlands Railroad
New York Bay Railroad   PRR 1890 1956 United New Jersey Railroad and Canal Company
New York and Bull's Ferry Railroad   NYC 1861 1862 New York and Fort Lee Railroad
New York Central Railroad NYC NYC 1914 1968 Penn Central Transportation Company
New York Central and Hudson River Railroad   NYC 1885 1914 New York Central Railroad
New York Cross Harbor Railroad Terminal Corporation NYCH   1983 2006 New York New Jersey Rail, LLC
New York and Erie Railroad   ERIE 1852 1861 Erie Railway
New York and Fort Lee Railroad   NYC 1862 1952 New York Central Railroad
New York and Greenwood Lake Railway   ERIE 1878 1943 Erie Railroad
New York, Lake Erie and Western Railroad   ERIE 1878 1895 Erie Railroad
New York, Lake Erie and Western Docks and Improvement Company   ERIE 1881 1942 Erie Railroad
New York and Long Branch Railroad NYLB CNJ/ PRR 1868 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
New York and Long Branch Extension Railroad   CNJ/ PRR 1880 1881 New York and Long Branch Railroad
New York and New Orange Railroad     1897 1900 New Orange Four Junction Railroad
New York, Ontario and Western Railway O&W, OW NH 1883 1957 N/A
New York, Susquehanna and Western Railroad S&W, NYSW NYSW 1881 1980 New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway
New York, West Shore and Buffalo Railway   NYC 1881 1885 West Shore Railroad
Newark Railway   LV 1890 1891 Lehigh Valley Terminal Railway
Newark Bay Railway   LV 1890 1913 Lehigh Valley Railroad of New Jersey
Newark and Bloomfield Railroad   DL&W 1852 1945 Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Newark and Hudson Railroad   ERIE 1870 1942 Erie Railroad
Newark and New York Railroad   CNJ 1866 1873 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Newark and Passaic Railway   LV 1889 1891 Lehigh Valley Terminal Railway
Newark and Roselle Railway   LV 1889 1891 Lehigh Valley Terminal Railway
North Jersey Railroad   NYSW 1881 1881 New York, Susquehanna and Western Railroad
North River Railroad   NYC 1881 1881 New York, West Shore and Buffalo Railway
Northern Railroad of New Jersey   ERIE 1854 1943 Erie Railroad
Ocean City Railroad   PRSL (RDG) 1896 1901 Atlantic City Railroad
Ocean City Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1884 1885 West Jersey Railroad
Ogden Mine Railroad   CNJ 1864 1941 N/A
Passaic and Delaware Railroad   DL&W 1878 1945 Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Passaic and Delaware Extension Railroad   DL&W 1890 1947 Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Passaic and New York Railroad   NYSW 1885 1953 New York, Susquehanna and Western Railroad
Passaic River Extension Railroad   CNJ 1890 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Passaic Valley and Peapack Railroad   DL&W 1865 1870 New Jersey West Line Railroad
Paterson Extension Railroad   NYSW 1881 1881 New York, Susquehanna and Western Railroad
Paterson and Hudson River Railroad   ERIE 1831 1953 Erie Railroad
Paterson and Newark Railroad   ERIE 1864 1871 Paterson, Newark and New York Railroad
Paterson, Newark and New York Railroad   ERIE 1872 1942 Erie Railroad
Paterson and Ramapo Railroad   ERIE 1841 1946 Erie Railroad
Pemberton and Hightstown Railroad   PRR 1864 1915 Pennsylvania and Atlantic Railroad
Pemberton and New York Railroad   PRR 1870 1879 Pemberton and Sea Shore Railroad
Pemberton and Sea Shore Railroad   PRR 1879 1883 Philadelphia and Long Branch Railroad
Penhorn Creek Railroad   ERIE 1897 1942 Erie Railroad
Penn Central Transportation Company PC   1968 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Penndel Company   PRR 1954 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Pennsylvania Railroad PRR PRR 1871 1968 Penn Central Transportation Company
Pennsylvania and Atlantic Railroad PAUT PRR 1915 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Pennsylvania and New England Railroad   LNE 1880 1882 Pennsylvania, Slatington and New England Railroad
Pennsylvania and New Jersey Railroad     1915 1917 N/A
Pennsylvania and New Jersey Railroad   PRR 1894 1896 Delaware River Railroad and Bridge Company
Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York Railroad   PRR 1902 1907 Pennsylvania Tunnel and Terminal Railroad
Pennsylvania, Poughkeepsie and Boston Railroad   LNE 1887 1895 Lehigh and New England Railroad
Pennsylvania–Reading Seashore Lines PRSL PRSL 1933 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Pennsylvania, Slatington and New England Railroad   LNE 1882 1887 Pennsylvania, Poughkeepsie and Boston Railroad
Pennsylvania Tunnel and Terminal Railroad   PRR 1907 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Pequest and Wallkill Railroad   L&HR 1866 1881 Lehigh and Hudson River Railroad
Perth Amboy and Bound Brook Railroad   LV 1858 1872 Easton and Amboy Railroad
Perth Amboy and Elizabethport Railroad   CNJ 1869 1873 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Perth Amboy and Raritan Railway   LV 1890 1903 Lehigh Valley Railroad of New Jersey
Perth Amboy and Long Branch Railroad   PRR 1890 1891 Perth Amboy and Woodbridge Railroad
Perth Amboy and Woodbridge Railroad   PRR 1855 1958 United New Jersey Railroad and Canal Company
Petersburg and Sea Isle Railroad   PRSL (RDG) 1893 1893 South Jersey Railroad
Philadelphia and Atlantic City Railroad   PRSL (RDG) 1883 1889 Atlantic City Railroad
Philadelphia and Atlantic City Railway   PRSL (RDG) 1876 1883 Philadelphia and Atlantic City Railroad
Philadelphia and Beach Haven Railroad   PRR 1894 1935 N/A
Philadelphia and Brigantine Railroad     1896 1903 N/A
Philadelphia and Long Branch Railroad   PRR 1883 1915 Pennsylvania and Atlantic Railroad
Philadelphia and Long Branch Railway   PRR 1880 1883 Philadelphia and Long Branch Railroad
Philadelphia, Marlton and Medford Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1880 1896 West Jersey and Seashore Railroad
Philadelphia and Reading Railroad   RDG 1879 1896 Philadelphia and Reading Railway
Philadelphia and Reading Railway P&R RDG 1896 1924 Reading Company
Philadelphia and Sea Shore Railway   PRSL (RDG) 1889 1892 Petersburg and Sea Isle Railroad, Richland and Petersburg Railroad,Winslow and Richland Railroad
Philadelphia and Trenton Railroad   PRR 1837 1871 Pennsylvania Railroad
Pittstown Branch Railway   LV 1890 1903 Lehigh Valley Railroad of New Jersey
Pleasantville and Ocean City Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1880 1892 West Jersey and Atlantic Railroad
Pochuck Railroad   LNE 1897 1926 N/A
Pohatcong Railroad     1907    
Port Oram Railroad   CNJ 1886 1905 Wharton and Northern Railroad
Port Reading Railroad   RDG 1890 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Rahway Valley Company RV   1909 1992 N/A (operated the Rahway Valley Railroad)
Rahway Valley Railroad     1904 1992 N/A
Raritan and Delaware Bay Railroad   CNJ 1854 1870 New Jersey Southern Railroad
Raritan North Shore Railroad   CNJ 1890 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Raritan River Railroad RR CNJ/ PRR 1888 1980 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Raritan Terminal and Transportation Company   LV 1898    
Reading Company RDG RDG 1924 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Richland and Petersburg Railroad   PRSL (RDG) 1892 1893 South Jersey Railroad
Ridgefield Park Railroad   NYC 1867 1873 Jersey City and Albany Railroad
Rockaway River and Montville Railroad   DL&W 1899 1917 N/A
Rockaway Valley Railroad     1888 1895 Rockaway Valley Railway
Rockaway Valley Railway     1895 1904 New Jersey and Pennsylvania Railroad
Rockaway Valley Extension Railroad     1889 1890 Rockaway Valley Railroad
Rockaway Valley Manufacturing and Construction Company     1890 1895 Rockaway Valley Railway
Rockaway Valley Mendham Extension Railroad     1890 1895 Rockaway Valley Railway
Rockaway Valley Morristown Extension Railroad     1892 1895 Rockaway Valley Railway
Rockaway Valley Peapack Extension Railroad     1889 1890 Rockaway Valley Railroad
Rocky Hill Railroad and Transportation Company   PRR 1853 1958 United New Jersey Railroad and Canal Company
Roseland Railway   ERIE 1891 1897 New York and Greenwood Lake Railway
Roselle and South Plainfield Railway   LV 1885 1891 Lehigh Valley Terminal Railway
Salem Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1856 1887 West Jersey Railroad
Salem Branch Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1886 1887 West Jersey Railroad
Seacoast Railroad   PRSL (RDG) 1898 1901 Atlantic City Railroad
Shore Fast Line, Inc. SFLR   1983 1991 Southern Railroad of New Jersey
Somerville and Easton Railroad   CNJ 1847 1849 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Sound Shore Railroad   CNJ 1894 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
South Branch Railroad   CNJ 1861 1888 Central Railroad of New Jersey
South Easton and Phillipsburg Railroad   L&HR 1889 1912 Lehigh and Hudson River Railway
South Jersey Railroad   PRSL (RDG) 1893 1898 Seacoast Railroad
South Mountain and Boston Railroad   LNE 1873 1880 Pennsylvania and New England Railroad
Southern New Jersey Railroad     1937 1940 N/A
Speedwell Lake Railroad       1904 New Jersey and Pennsylvania Railroad
Squankum and Freehold Marl Company   PRR 1868 1879 Freehold and Jamesburg Agricultural Railroad
Staten Island Railroad SIRC B&O 1971 1991 N/A
Staten Island Rapid Transit Railroad   B&O 1880 1899 Staten Island Rapid Transit Railway
Staten Island Rapid Transit Railway SIR B&O 1899 1971 Staten Island Railroad
Stone Harbor Railroad   PRSL (RDG) 1912 1936 Pennsylvania–Reading Seashore Lines
Stone Harbor Terminal Railroad     1912 1921 Stone Harbor Railroad
Sussex Railroad   DL&W 1853 1945 Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Sussex Mine Railroad   DL&W 1848 1853 Sussex Railroad
Sussex Valley Railroad   NYSW 1867 1870 New Jersey Midland Railway
Swedesboro Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1866 1887 West Jersey Railroad
Toms River Railroad   CNJ 1881 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Toms River and Barnegat Railroad   CNJ 1893 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Toms River and Waretown Railroad   CNJ 1870 1873 Toms River and Barnegat Railroad
Trenton Delaware Bridge Company   PRR 1835 1903 N/A
Trenton–Princeton Traction Company TPT RDG 1922 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Tuckahoe and Cape May Railway   PRSL (RDG) 1890 1894 Cape May Railroad
Tuckerton Railroad     1869 1936 Southern New Jersey Railroad
Union Transportation Company UTR   1888 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
United New Jersey Railroad and Canal Company   PRR 1872 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Vincentown Branch of Burlington County Railroad   PRR 1861 1915 Camden and Burlington County Railway
Vineland Railroad   CNJ 1877 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Vineland Railway   CNJ 1867 1873 Vineland Railroad
Vineland Branch Railroad   CNJ 1909 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Warren Railroad   DL&W 1851 1945 Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Warwick Valley Railroad   L&HR 1880 1882 Lehigh and Hudson River Railway
Watchung Railway   ERIE 1870 1893 New York and Greenwood Lake Railway
Waverly and New York Bay Railroad   PRR 1889 1890 New York Bay Railroad
Waverly and Passaic Railroad   PRR 1889 1890 New York Bay Railroad
Wawayanda Railroad   L&HR 1879 1880 Warwick Valley Railroad
Weehawken Transportation Company   NYC 1871 1873 Midland Terminal and Ferry Company
West End Railroad   CNJ 1878 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
West Jersey Railroad WJ   1988 1995 Southern Railroad of New Jersey
West Jersey Short Line, Inc.     1985 1988 West Jersey Railroad
West Jersey Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1853 1896 West Jersey and Seashore Railroad
West Jersey and Atlantic Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1879 1896 West Jersey and Seashore Railroad
West Jersey and Seashore Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1896 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
West Jersey Terminal Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1887 1887 West Jersey Railroad
West Shore Railroad   NYC 1885 1952 New York Central Railroad
West Shore and Ontario Terminal Company   NYC 1883 1901 West Shore Railroad
West Side Connecting Railroad   CNJ 1889 1917 Central Railroad of New Jersey
Wharton and Northern Railroad W&NO, WHN CNJ 1905 1976 Consolidated Rail Corporation
Whippany and Passaic River Railroad     1902 1903 Morristown and Erie Railroad
Whippany River Railroad     1895 1903 Morristown and Erie Railroad
Wildwood and Delaware Bay Short Line Railroad W&DB PRSL (RDG) 1910 1935 Pennsylvania–Reading Seashore Lines
Williamstown Railroad   PRSL (RDG) 1861 1883 Williamstown and Delaware River Railroad
Williamstown and Delaware River Railroad   PRSL (RDG) 1883 1889 Atlantic City Railroad
Winslow and Richland Railroad   PRSL (RDG) 1892 1893 South Jersey Railroad
Woodstown and Swedesboro Railroad   PRSL (PRR) 1871 1887 West Jersey Railroad

New Jersey Private Carriers

  • Langdon Mine
  • Lehigh and Oxford Mining Company