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NS announces 2018 Christmas and New Year’s holiday schedule

(Source: Norfolk Southern Service Alert, December 10, 2018)

NORFOLK, Va. — NS will not accept trains at interchange from 7:00 a.m., Monday, December 24th through 10:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 25th. NS operations will cease at 4:00 p.m., Monday, December 24 through 4:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 25th. This includes road trains, yard switchers, and local trains servicing customers.

NS will continue to operate Amtrak and trackage right trains through the Holiday Curtailment.

NS road operations will run as regularly scheduled over the New Year’s holiday. Yard/local operations will operate as governed by volumes and customer needs.

Customers with critical service needs for either holiday should contact their respective OSS, Automotive, Intermodal, or Unit Train Representative.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

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