NAICS CODE 482112 - Short Line Railroads


This U.S. industry comprises establishments known as short-line railroads primarily engaged in operating railroads for the transport of cargo over a short distance on local rail lines not part of a rail network.


NAICS Code 482112 - Short Line Railroads is a final level code of the “Transportation and Warehousing” Sector.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within NAICS Code 482112 - Short Line Railroads are:

  • Beltline railroads
  • Freight railways, short-line or beltline
  • Logging railroads
  • Railroad transportation, short-line or beltline
  • Railroads, short-line or beltline
  • Railway transportation, short-line or beltline
  • Short-line railroads


For some business types, there may be a similar industry to NAICS Code 482112 - Short Line Railroads that is a better classification match. Establishments primarily engaged in: