SEP 11, 2023

New Domestic Intermodal Solution Connecting Canada, Kansas City, and Atlanta

CN and Norfolk Southern (NS) are strengthening their partnership to provide a new, reliable and seamless, all-rail domestic intermodal solution between CN-served Canadian markets and Kansas City, or Atlanta (GA).

With fast and dependable transit times, CN and NS will help extend customers reach into new markets through steel-wheel connections that operate like a single line.

Through the strength of our partnerships, we are committed to:

  • Providing fast and reliable service for our customers
  • Helping our customers grow and reach new markets
  • Reducing GHG emissions by converting truck traffic to long haul rail
  • Eliminating costly and GHG producing crosstown trucking
  • Providing customers with opportunity to optimize their cargo loaded weights

Transit Times:

  North/Eastbound South/ Westbound
Atlanta, GA ↔ Toronto, ON 3.7 Days 3.3 days
Kansas City, MO ↔ Toronto, ON 3.8 Days 3.6 Days
Atlanta, GA ↔ Calgary, AB 7.1 Days 7.1 Days


CN NS Map 

Stay tuned as we continue to evolve our new service offerings.

Contact us to learn more about how you can start shipping.