Utah Railroads

Utah Common Freight Carriers

  • BNSF Railway (BNSF)
  • Salt Lake City Southern Railroad (SL)
  • Salt Lake, Garfield and Western Railway (SLGW)
  • Savage Bingham and Garfield Railroad (SBG)
  • Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
  • Utah Railway (UTAH)
  • Utah Central Railway (UCRY)
  • Utah Southern Railroad (USR)

Utah Private Freight Carriers

  • Deseret Western Railway
  • Kennecott Utah Copper

Utah Passenger Carriers

  • Amtrak (AMTK)
  • FrontRunner
  • Heber Valley Railroad
  • San Pedro, Los Angeles & Salt Lake Railroad
  • UTA TRAX

Utah Defunct Railroads

Name Mark System From To Successor
American Fork Railroad     1872 1878 N/A
Ballard and Thompson Railroad   DRGW 1911 1949 N/A
Bingham Canon and Camp Floyd Railroad   DRGW 1872 1881 Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway
Bingham and Garfield Railway B&G, BG   1908 1948 Kennecott Utah Copper
Cache Valley Railroad     1918 1927 N/A
California Short Line Railway   DRGW 1882 1889 San Pete Valley Railway
Carbon County Railway   DRGW 1899 1900 Rio Grande Western Railway
Carbon County Railway CBC   1922 1982 N/A
Castle Valley Railroad   DRGW 1909 1914 Southern Utah Railroad
Castle Valley Railway   DRGW 1901 1908 Denver and Rio Grande Railroad
Central Pacific Railroad   SP 1862 1899 Central Pacific Railway
Central Pacific Railway   SP 1899 1959 Southern Pacific Company
Coalville and Echo Railroad   UP 1869 1874 Summit County Railroad
Copper Belt Railroad   DRGW 1901 1908 Denver and Rio Grande Railroad
Deep Creek Railroad   WP 1916 1939 N/A
Denver and Rio Grande Railroad D&RG DRGW 1908 1921 Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad
Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad D&RGW, DRGW DRGW 1920 1997 Union Pacific Railroad
Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway   DRGW 1881 1889 Rio Grande Western Railway
Echo and Park City Railway   UP 1881 1899 Union Pacific Railroad
Eureka Hill Railway     1907 1928 N/A
Goshen Valley Railroad   DRGW 1918 1947 Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad
Grass Creek Terminal Railway   UP 1894 1910 N/A
Helper Western Railway     1909 1920 National Coal Railway
Inland Railway     1916 1924 N/A
Kenilworth and Helper Railroad   DRGW 1911 1926 N/A
Little Cottonwood Transportation Company     1916 1925 N/A
Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroad SLR UP 1916 1987 Union Pacific Railroad
Malad Valley Railroad   UP 1902 1910 Oregon Short Line Railroad
National Coal Railway     1920 1954 N/A
New East Tintic Railway   UP 1896 1903 San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroad
Newhouse, Copper Gulch and Sevier Lake Railroad     1904 1927 N/A
Ogden and Syracuse Railway   UP 1887 1889 Oregon Short Line and Utah Northern Railway
Ogden Union Railway and Depot Company OURD DRGW/ SP/UP 1888    
Oregon Short Line Railroad   UP 1897 1987 Union Pacific Railroad
Oregon Short Line Railway   UP 1882 1889 Oregon Short Line and Utah Northern Railway
Oregon Short Line and Utah Northern Railway   UP 1889 1897 Oregon Short Line Railroad
Rio Grande Western Railway   DRGW 1889 1908 Denver and Rio Grande Railroad
St. John and Ophir Railroad     1912 1928 N/A
Salt Lake and Alta Railroad     1913 1917 N/A
Salt Lake City Union Depot and Railroad Company   DRGW/ WP 1907 1978 N/A
Salt Lake and Eastern Railway   DRGW 1888 1897 Utah Central Railroad
Salt Lake and Fort Douglas Railway   DRGW 1883 1897 Utah Central Railroad
Salt Lake and Los Angeles Railway SL&L   1892 1916 Salt Lake, Garfield and Western Railway
Salt Lake and Mercur Railroad     1894 1913 N/A
Salt Lake and Park City Railway   DRGW 1881 1881 Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway
Salt Lake, Sevier Valley and Pioche Railroad   UP 1872 1874 Utah Western Railway
Salt Lake and Western Railway   UP 1881 1889 Oregon Short Line and Utah Northern Railway
Saltair Railway     1891 1892 Salt Lake and Los Angeles Railway
San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroad   UP 1901 1916 Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroad
San Pete Valley Railway   DRGW 1874 1908 Denver and Rio Grande Railroad
Sevier Railway   DRGW 1891 1908 Denver and Rio Grande Railroad
Sevier Valley Railway   DRGW 1880 1881 Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway
Southern Pacific Company SP SP 1885 1969 Southern Pacific Transportation Company
Southern Pacific Transportation Company SP SP 1969 1998 Union Pacific Railroad
Southern Utah Railroad   DRGW 1907 1917 N/A
Summit County Railroad   UP 1871 1880 Echo and Park City Railway
Tintic Range Railway   DRGW 1891 1908 Denver and Rio Grande Railroad
Tooele Valley Railway TOV   1908 1981 N/A
Uintah Railway     1903 1939 N/A
Union Pacific Railroad   UP 1862 1880 Union Pacific Railway
Union Pacific Railway   UP 1880 1898 Union Pacific Railroad
Utah Central Railroad   DRGW 1897 1908 Denver and Rio Grande Railroad
Utah Central Railroad   UP 1869 1881 Utah Central Railway
Utah Central Railway   DRGW 1890 1897 Utah Central Railroad
Utah Central Railway   UP 1881 1889 Oregon Short Line and Utah Northern Railway
Utah Coal Railway     1912 1912 Utah Railway
Utah Eastern Railroad   UP 1879 1887 Echo and Park City Railway
Utah Eastern Railway   DRGW 1897 1900 Rio Grande Western Railway
Utah and Nevada Railway   UP 1881 1889 Oregon Short Line and Utah Northern Railway
Utah Northern Railroad   UP 1872 1878 Utah and Northern Railway
Utah and Northern Railway   UP 1878 1889 Oregon Short Line and Utah Northern Railway
Utah and Pacific Railroad   UP 1898 1903 San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroad
Utah and Pleasant Valley Railway   DRGW 1875 1882 Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway
Utah Southern Railroad   UP 1871 1881 Utah Central Railway
Utah Southern Railroad Extension Company   UP 1874 1881 Utah Central Railway
Utah Terminal Railway     1920 1921 Utah Railway
Utah Western Railway   DRGW 1889 1890 Utah Central Railway
Utah Western Railway   UP 1874 1880 Utah and Nevada Railway
Wasatch and Jordan Valley Railroad   DRGW 1872 1881 Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway
Western Pacific Railroad WP WP 1916 1987 Union Pacific Railroad
Western Pacific Railway   WP 1903 1916 Western Pacific Railroad

Utah Private Freight Carriers

  • Boston Consolidated Mining Company
  • Crescent Mining Company
  • Independent Coal and Coke Company

Utah Passenger Carriers

  • Alta Scenic Railway

Utah Electric Railroads

  • Bamberger Railroad (B)
  • Bamberger Electric Railroad (BE)
  • Bingham Central Railway
  • Consolidated Railway and Power Company
  • East Bench Street Railway
  • Emigration Canyon Railroad
  • Great Salt Lake and Hot Springs Railway
  • Logan Rapid Transit Company
  • Ogden City Railway
  • Ogden Electric Railway
  • Ogden and Hot Springs Railway
  • Ogden, Logan and Idaho Railway (OL&I)
  • Ogden and Northwestern Railroad
  • Ogden Rapid Transit Company
  • Popperton Place and Fort Douglas Rapid Transit Company
  • Salt Lake City Railroad
  • Salt Lake, Garfield and Western Railway (SLGW)
  • Salt Lake Light and Traction Company
  • Salt Lake and Ogden Railway
  • Salt Lake Rapid Transit Company
  • Salt Lake Terminal Company
  • Salt Lake and Utah Railroad (SL&U, SLU)
  • Salt Lake and Utah Valley Railway
  • Utah Idaho Central Railroad (UIC)
  • Utah Idaho Central Railway (UIC)
  • Utah Light and Railway Company
  • Utah Light and Traction Company
  • Utah Rapid Transit Company
  • West Side Railway
  • West Side Rapid Transit Company