Unloading containers from a Toll truck

Rail Freight

Our experience operating and managing railroad networks across the world enables us to offer our customers comprehensive rail freight solutions.

For the timely, cost effective delivery of freight overland, a strong rail network provides an efficient transport solution.

Our rail fleet provides safe, reliable and environmentally sound transport as part of the multimodal freight services we offer throughout our global network.

We have rail offerings that connect our customers to major economic regions worldwide to better support their supply chains.

Our rail logistics services

  • provision of rail containers
  • access to container yards across our rail networks
  • pickup and delivery services
  • extended services during peak periods

Freight types we move by rail

As well as general cargo, we can move a wide range of specialised freight by rail including:

Freight sizes we move by rail

Our diverse fleet and history of rail freight logistics experience enables us to handle freight in a range of sizes, including:

  • full container loads (FLC)
  • less than full container loads (LCL)
  • bulk freight (solids and liquids)
  • non-containerised freight

We can move freight of almost any size, configuration and type – contact us if you have different requirements and we’ll work with you to find a solution that meets your needs.

Why choose Toll for your rail freight services?

We work hard to deliver optimal logistics solutions to our customers, strengthening our core service offerings with innovative technology, facilities and systems that help to provide your business with a competitive advantage.

Choosing Toll as your rail freight partner provides you with:

  • the benefits of our strong commitment to chain of responsibility
  • transport services governed by compliance with driver fatigue management regulations
  • our large, diverse fleet – in Australia alone we have more than 10,000 rail containers including 11 different container types
  • high cab options, half height options and specialised equipment configurations

We also offer a range of value add services, including:

Contact us

Contact us for more information about our rail freight capabilities, or to discuss how we can support your business.