Railcar Storage

The Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway Company (W&LE) has available track space and offers economic railcar storage solutions. We are able to provide short or long-term storage for both loaded and empty cars. Our storage team can work with you to find the right location for your needs.

Choosing railcar storage with W&LE gives you access to:

  • 840 miles of track
  • 425 employees offering exceptional service
  • Convenient interchange access with 3 direct connections with Class I railroads
  • 14 convenient interchanges with Class II and Class III railroads
  • Storage available for loaded or empty cars

About Our Ohio Railroad

W&LE is the largest Ohio-based railroad and among the largest regional railroads in the country. Our service area includes 840 miles of track operating in Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Maryland.

  • Competitive Pricing – by having access to three Class I carriers (CN, CSX, and NS)
  • Excellent Customer Service – which includes 7 days a week service and double switches when necessary.
  • Safe Operations – with an experienced team with safety for our customers as their main goal.

Request a Quote on Storage Rates

If you are interested in obtaining a quote for storage rates please send us an email at development@wlerwy.com that includes the following information:

  • Car Owner/Lessor
  • Car Type
  • Car Size
  • Empty or Load
  • Commodity type last carried
  • Routing for inbound and outbound move
  • Number of Cars to be Stored
  • Anticipated Length of Storage
  • Preferred Storage Location on the W&LE
  • Name, Email, and Phone of Primary Contact

Once we receive your email, we will be in touch to discuss different location and pricing options for your railcar storage needs.

Note: Storage of cars will require a track lease agreement which you may apply for through our separate application process.

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