Galveston Railroad


The Galveston Railroad (GVSR) is a 38-mile short line freight railroad serving the Galveston Port Authority and interchanging with BNSF Railway and Union Pacific Railroad.

Commodities transported include chemicals, food and feed products, machinery, pulp and paper, and wind generation equipment.

The GVSR was acquired by Genesee & Wyoming in 2005.

Coastal Region Overview


Industrial Development
Transload Locations
Current Line
Other G&W railroads
Trackage Rights
Interstate lines with open access

Contact Information


Emergency Phone Number
(800) 757-7387 Ext. 403

Customer Service
Phone: (800) 757-7387 Ext. 4877

General Office
13901 Sutton Park Drive South
Suite 125
Jacksonville, FL 32224
Phone: (904) 223-1110
Fax: (904) 223-8711


General Manager
Donnie Vincent
Phone: (904) 596-7794

AVP, Sales & Marketing
Gary Brown
Phone: (912) 964-5337
Mobile: (912) 247-9771

Director, Industiral Development:
Jim Krach
Phone: (904) 900-6290

Real Estate

Real Estate Manager