Kiamichi Railroad Company KRR #424

Nature of Firm

KRR operates freight service from a connection with UP at Hope, AR to Lakeside, OK, (186 miles), then via trackage rights (20 miles) to a connection with BNSF at Madill, OK. A branch runs from Antlers, OK through Hugo to Paris, TX (45 miles). Additional connections are made with KCS at Ashdown, AR; with DQE at Valliant, OK; and with UP at Durant, OK. Traffic includes coal, lumber, paper, chemicals, cement, pulpwood, feed and food products.


This is a former BN/St. Louis-San Francisco line. The Paris branch opened in 1887. On July 22, 1987, KRR started operations on the 230-mile former BN trackage in Arkansas, Oklahoma and Texas. RailAmerica purchased the StatesRail subsidiary in January 2002. Genesee & Wyoming Inc. acquired CFNR as part of its RailAmerica acquisition in December 2012.

Company Information

Web Site
Company Affiliation Genesee & Wyoming, Inc.
Interchange Points Hope, AR and Durant, OK
Agreement Type Handling Carrier
Information Exchange Method RMI