List of New York railroads

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Current and former railroads in New York

The following railroads currently or formerly operated in the U.S. state of New York.

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Private carriers[edit]

Passenger carriers[edit]

Heavy rail[edit]

Commuter rail[edit]

Rapid transit[edit]

Heritage railroad[edit]

Defunct railroads[edit]

NameMarkSystem[nb 1]FromToSuccessorNotes
Addison RailroadRUT18671951N/A
Addison and Northern Pennsylvania RailwayB&O18821887Addison and Pennsylvania Railway
Addison and Pennsylvania RailwayB&O18871898Addison and Susquehanna Railroad
Addison and Susquehanna RailroadB&O18981954Buffalo and Susquehanna Railroad
Adirondack CompanyD&H18631882Adirondack Railway
Adirondack RailwayD&H18821902Delaware and Hudson Company
Adirondac Estate and Railroad CompanyD&H18601863Adirondack Company
Adirondack and St. Lawrence Railroad19061925N/A
Albany and Hudson Railway and Power Company18991903Albany and Hudson RailroadElectrified in 1900
Albany Northern RailroadD&H18511856Albany, Vermont and Canada Railroad
Albany and Schenectady RailroadNYC18471853New York Central Railroad
Albany and Susquehanna RailroadD&H18511945Delaware and Hudson Railroad
Albany and Vermont RailroadD&H1859
Albany, Vermont and Canada RailroadD&H18561859Albany and Vermont Railroad
Albany and West Stockbridge RailroadNYC18361870Boston and Albany Railroad
Allegany Central RailroadPS&N18811883Lackawanna and Pittsburgh Railroad
Amsterdam, Chuctanunda and Northern RailroadNYC1879
Atlantic Avenue RailroadLIRR18721899Nassau Electric RailroadMain line operated by Long Island Rail Road under a 99-year lease from 1877
Atlantic and Great Western RailroadERIE18711880New York, Pennsylvania and Ohio Railroad
Atlantic and Great Western RailroadERIE18591865Atlantic and Great Western Railway
Atlantic and Great Western RailwayERIE18651871Atlantic and Great Western Railroad
Attica and Allegheny Valley Railroad18521856Attica and Arcade Railroad
Attica and Buffalo RailroadNYC18361850Buffalo and Rochester Railroad
Attica and Arcade Railroad18701880Tonawanda Valley Railroad
Attica and Freedom Railroad18911894Buffalo, Attica and Arcade Railroad
Attica and Hornellsville RailroadERIE18451851Buffalo and New York City Railroad
Auburn and Ithaca RailwayLV18891890Geneva and Van Ettenville Railway
Auburn and Rochester RailroadNYC18361850Rochester and Syracuse Railroad
Auburn and Syracuse RailroadNYC18341850Rochester and Syracuse Railroad
Avon, Geneseo and Mount Morris RailroadERIE18601940N/A
Baltimore and Ohio RailroadB&O, BOB&O19321987Chesapeake and Ohio Railway
Bath and Hammondsport RailroadBH18721993Champagne Railroad
Battenkill RailroadD&H19021903Greenwich and Johnsonville Railway
Bennington and Rutland RailroadRUT18651870Harlem Extension Railroad
Bennington and Rutland RailwayRUT18771901Rutland Railroad
Black River and Morristown RailroadNYC18701883Utica and Black River Railroad
Black River and St. Lawrence RailwayNYC18681883Carthage and Adirondack Railway
Black River and Utica RailroadNYC18531860Utica and Black River Railroad
Blossburg and Corning RailroadNYC18541873Corning, Cowanesque and Antrim Railway
Bombay and Moira Railroad18981898N/A (operated by Ogdensburg and Lake Champlain Railroad)
Boston and Albany RailroadB&A, BANYC18701961New York Central Railroad
Boston, Hartford and Erie RailroadNH18641874New York and New England Railroad
Boston, Hartford and Erie Extension RailroadNH18631864Boston, Hartford and Erie Railroad
Boston, Hartford and Erie Ferry Extension RailroadNH18641864Boston, Hartford and Erie Railroad
Boston, Hoosac Tunnel and Western RailwayB&M18771892Fitchburg Railroad
Boston and Maine CorporationBMB&M1964Still exists as a lessor of Pan Am Railways operating subsidiary Springfield Terminal Railway
Boston and Maine RailroadB&M, BMB&M19001964Boston and Maine Corporation
Bradford, Eldred and Cuba Railroad18811893N/A
Bradford, Richburg and Cuba Railroad18811893N/A (operated by Bradford, Eldred and Cuba Railroad)
Brighton and Bensonhurst Railroad1892N/ANever operated
Brooklyn, Bath and Coney Island Railroad18621885Brooklyn, Bath and West End Railroad
Brooklyn, Bath and West End Railroad18851898Atlantic Avenue RailroadElectrified in 1893
Brooklyn and Brighton Beach Railroad18871899Sea View Railroad
Brooklyn Central and Jamaica RailroadLIRR18601865Brooklyn and Jamaica Railway
Brooklyn Eastern District TerminalBEDT19061983New York Cross Harbor Railroad Terminal Corporation
Brooklyn, Flatbush and Coney Island Railway18771887Brooklyn and Brighton Beach Railroad
Brooklyn and Jamaica RailroadLIRR18321860Brooklyn Central and Jamaica Railroad
Brooklyn and Jamaica RailwayLIRR18661872Atlantic Avenue Railroad
Brooklyn and Montauk RailroadLI18791889Long Island Rail Road
Brooklyn and Rockaway Beach Railroad18631906Canarsie Railroad
Buffalo and Allegheny Valley RailroadPRR18531865Buffalo and Washington Railway
Buffalo, Attica and Arcade Railroad18941917Arcade and Attica Railroad
Buffalo and Black Rock RailroadNYC18331834Buffalo and Niagara Falls Railroad
Buffalo, Bradford and Pittsburgh RailroadERIE18591941Erie Railroad
Buffalo Branch of the Erie RailwayERIE18611862Erie Railway
Buffalo, Chautauqua Lake and Pittsburgh RailwayPRR18791880Pittsburgh, Titusville and Buffalo Railway
Buffalo, Cleveland and Chicago RailwayNKP18811881New York, Chicago and St. Louis Railway
Buffalo and Cohocton Valley RailwayERIE18501852Buffalo, Corning and New York Railroad
Buffalo, Corning and New York RailroadERIE18521857Buffalo, New York and Erie Railroad
Buffalo, Corry and Pittsburgh RailroadPRR18671872Dunkirk, Chautauqua Lake and Pittsburgh Railroad
Buffalo Creek RailroadBCKERIE/ LV18691983Consolidated Rail Corporation
Buffalo Creek Transfer Railroad18811914N/A
Buffalo and Erie RailroadNYC18671869Lake Shore and Michigan Southern Railway
Buffalo Erie Basin RailroadNYC18761913New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Buffalo Extension of the Atlantic and Great Western RailwayERIE18641865Atlantic and Great Western Railway
Buffalo and Geneva RailwayLV18891890Lehigh Valley Railway
Buffalo and Jamestown RailroadERIE18721877Buffalo and South Western Railroad
Buffalo and Lockport RailroadNYC18521853New York Central Railroad
Buffalo and New York City RailroadERIE18511861Buffalo Branch of the Erie Railway, Buffalo, New York and Erie Railroad
Buffalo, New York and Erie RailroadERIE18571896Erie Railroad
Buffalo, New York and Philadelphia RailroadPRR18831887Western New York and Pennsylvania Railway of New York
Buffalo, New York and Philadelphia RailwayPRR18711883Buffalo, New York and Philadelphia Railroad
Buffalo and Niagara Falls RailroadNYC18341869New York Central Railroad
Buffalo and Oil Creek Cross Cut RailroadPRR18651867Buffalo, Corry and Pittsburgh Railroad
Buffalo and Pittsburgh RailroadERIE18521859Buffalo, Bradford and Pittsburgh Railroad
Buffalo, Pittsburgh and Western RailroadPRR18811883Buffalo, New York and Philadelphia Railroad
Buffalo, Pittsburgh and Western RailwayPRR18801881Buffalo, Pittsburgh and Western Railroad
Buffalo and Rochester RailroadNYC18501853New York Central Railroad
Buffalo, Rochester and Pittsburgh RailroadB&O18851887Buffalo, Rochester and Pittsburgh Railway
Buffalo, Rochester and Pittsburgh RailroadB&O18811881Rochester and Pittsburgh Railroad
Buffalo, Rochester and Pittsburgh RailwayBR&PB&O1887Still exists as a nonoperating subsidiary of CSX Transportation, leased to the Buffalo and Pittsburgh Railroad
Buffalo and South Western RailroadERIE18771895Erie Railroad
Buffalo and State Line RailroadNYC18481867Buffalo and Erie Railroad
Buffalo and Susquehanna RailroadB&O19541954Baltimore and Ohio Railroad
Buffalo and Susquehanna RailroadB&SB&O19101932Baltimore and Ohio Railroad
Buffalo and Susquehanna RailroadB&O18961907Buffalo and Susquehanna Railway
Buffalo and Susquehanna Railway19021915Wellsville and Buffalo Railroad
Buffalo, Thousand Islands & Portland RailroadNYC18501907Rome, Watertown and Ogdensburg Railroad
Buffalo and Washington RailroadPRR18651865Buffalo and Washington Railway
Buffalo and Washington RailwayPRR18651871Buffalo, New York and Philadelphia Railway
Bush Terminal Railroad1903
Cairo Railroad18841918N/A (operated by Catskill Mountain Railroad)
Campbell Hall Connecting RailroadLNE18891961N/A
Canada Southern RailwayCASONYC18831904Michigan Central Railroad
Canajoharie and Catskill Railroad18301842Catskill Mountain Railroad
Canal RailroadLV18781905Lehigh Valley Railway
Canandaigua and Corning RailroadPRR18451852Canandaigua and Elmira Railroad
Canandaigua and Elmira RailroadPRR18521857Elmira, Canandaigua and Niagara Falls Railroad
Canandaigua Lake RailroadPRR18871888Elmira and Lake Ontario Railroad
Canandaigua and Niagara Falls RailroadNYC18511857Niagara Bridge and Canandaigua Railroad
Canarsie Railroad19061912New York Consolidated RailroadElectrified in 1906
Canastota Northern RailroadLV18861905Elmira, Cortland and Northern Railroad
Carthage and Adirondack RailwayNYC18831913New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Carthage and Copenhagen Railroad19061917Deer River Railroad
Carthage, Watertown and Sackets Harbor RailroadNYC18691913New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Castleton and West Stockbridge RailroadNYC18341836Albany and West Stockbridge Railroad
Catskill Mountain Railroad19171918N/A
Catskill Mountain Railroad18801885Catskill Mountain Railway
Catskill Mountain Railway18851916Catskill Mountain Railroad
Catskill and Tannersville Railway18921916Catskill Mountain Railroad
Cayuga RailwayLV18741877Cayuga Southern Railroad
Cayuga Lake RailroadLV18671874Cayuga Railway
Cayuga Southern RailroadLV18771879Geneva, Ithaca and Sayre Railroad
Cayuga and Susquehanna RailroadDL&W18431946Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Cazenovia and Canastota RailroadLV18681873Cazenovia and Canastota Railway
Cazenovia and Canastota RailwayLV18731873Cazenovia, Canastota and De Ruyter Railroad
Cazenovia, Canastota and De Ruyter RailroadLV18731876Cazenovia, Canastota and De Ruyter Railway
Cazenovia, Canastota and De Ruyter RailwayLV18761884Elmira, Cortland and Northern Railroad
Cazenovia and De Ruyter RailroadLV18721873Cazenovia, Canastota and De Ruyter Railroad
Central Railroad Extension CompanyLI18731882Long Island Rail Road
Central Railroad of Long IslandLI18711879Long Island Rail Road
Central New England RailwayCNENH18991927New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad
Central New England and Western RailroadNH18891892Philadelphia, Reading and New England Railroad
Central New York and Northern RailroadPS&N18991899Central New York and Western Railroad
Central New York Southern Railroad19141923N/A
Central New York and Western RailroadPS&N18921899Pittsburg, Shawmut and Northern Railroad
Central Valley Railroad18701875N/A
Central Vermont RailroadCN18731899Central Vermont Railway
Central Vermont RailwayCVCN18981962N/A
Champagne RailroadCGNE19931996Livonia, Avon and Lakeville Railroad
Champlain and St. Lawrence RailroadCN18511960Canadian National Railway
Chateaugay RailroadD&H18791903Chateaugay and Lake Placid Railway
Chateaugay RailwayD&H18871903Chateaugay and Lake Placid Railway
Chateaugay and Lake Placid RailwayD&H19031957Delaware and Hudson Railroad
Chatham and Lebanon Valley RailroadRUT18991901Rutland Railroad
Chautauqua Lake Railway18861894Jamestown and Lake Erie Railway
Chemung RailroadPRR18451886Elmira and Lake Ontario Railroad
Cherry Valley and Mohawk River RailroadD&H18641869Cherry Valley, Sharon and Albany Railroad
Cherry Valley, Sharon and Albany RailroadD&H18691908Delaware and Hudson Company
Cherry Valley and Sprakers RailroadD&H18601864Cherry Valley and Mohawk River Railroad
Chesapeake and Ohio RailwayC&O, COC&O19471987CSX Transportation
Clayton and Theresa RailroadNYC18711886Utica and Black River Railroad
Clove Branch Railroad18681898N/A (operated by Newburgh, Dutchess and Connecticut Railroad)
Conesus Lake RailroadERIE18821932Erie Railroad
Coney Island and East River Railway18761877Brooklyn, Flatbush and Coney Island Railway
Conhocton Valley Railroad20012001B&H Rail Corporation
Connecting Terminal RailroadPRR18811931Western New York and Pennsylvania Railway
Consolidated Rail CorporationCR19761999CSX Transportation, Norfolk Southern Railway
Cooperstown and Charlotte Valley RailroadD&H18881957Delaware and Hudson Railroad
Cooperstown and Charlotte Valley RailwayCACV19711989N/A
Cooperstown and Susquehanna Valley RailroadD&H18651957Delaware and Hudson Railroad
Corning and Blossburg RailroadNYC18511852Blossburg and Corning Railroad
Corning, Cowanesque and Antrim RailwayNYC18731892Fall Brook Railway
Cornwall Bridge CompanyNYC18971917New York Central Railroad
Cranberry Lake Railroad19021914N/A
Danbury Terminal RailroadDTRR19931996Housatonic Railroad
Dansville and Mount Morris RailroadD&MM, DMM1891Still exists as a nonoperating subsidiary of the Rochester and Southern Railroad
Deer River Railroad19171918N/A
Degnon Terminal RailroadLIRR19131928Long Island Rail Road
Delaware and Eastern Railroad19041911Delaware and Northern Railroad
Delaware and Eastern Railway19071911Delaware and Northern Railroad
Delaware and Hudson CompanyD&H18991930Delaware and Hudson Railroad
Delaware and Hudson RailroadD&HD&H19301968Delaware and Hudson Railway
Delaware and Hudson Canal CompanyD&H18671899Delaware and Hudson Company
Delaware, Lackawanna and Western RailroadDL&W, DLWDL&W18701960Erie–Lackawanna Railroad
Delaware and Northern RailroadD&N19111928Delaware and Northern Railway
Delaware and Northern RailwayD&N19281942N/A
Delaware and Otsego RailroadNYC18871901Ulster and Delaware Railroad
Depew and Tonawanda RailroadLV18951903Lehigh Valley Railway
Dexter and Northern Railroad19081956N/A
Direct Railway between Syracuse and RochesterNYC18481850Rochester and Syracuse Railroad
Dolgeville and Salisbury RailwayNYC19071917New York Central Railroad
Dunkirk, Allegheny Valley and Pittsburgh RailroadNYC18731914New York Central Railroad
Dunkirk, Chautauqua Lake and Pittsburgh RailroadPRR18791879Buffalo, Chautauqua Lake and Pittsburgh Railway
Dunkirk and State Line RailroadNYC18501851Buffalo and State Line Railroad
Dunkirk, Warren and Pittsburgh RailroadNYC18671870Dunkirk, Warren and Pittsburgh Railway
Dunkirk, Warren and Pittsburgh RailwayNYC18701873Dunkirk, Allegheny Valley and Pittsburgh Railroad
Dutchess and Columbia RailroadNH18661872New York, Boston and Northern Railway
Dutchess County RailroadNH18901907Central New England Railway
East River Terminal Railroad19071916Brooklyn Eastern District Terminal
Ellenville and Kingston RailroadNH19011957N/A
Elmira, Canandaigua and Niagara Falls RailroadPRR18571858Elmira, Jefferson and Canandaigua Railroad
Elmira, Cortland and Northern RailroadLV18841905Lehigh Valley Railway
Elmira, Jefferson and Canandaigua RailroadPRR18591886Elmira and Lake Ontario Railroad
Elmira and Lake Ontario RailroadPRR18861956Northern Central Railway
Elmira State Line RailroadERIE18721942N/A
Elmira and Williamsport RailroadPRR18601969Penndel Company
Erie RailroadERIEERIE18951960Erie–Lackawanna Railroad
Erie RailwayERIE18611878New York, Lake Erie and Western Railroad
Erie and Black Rock RailroadERIE18821932Erie Railroad
Erie and Central New York RailroadDL&W19021945Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Erie and Central New York RailwayDL&W18631902Erie and Central New York Railroad
Erie and Genesee Valley RailroadERIE18681891Dansville and Mount Morris Railroad
Erie International RailwayERIE18721895Erie Railroad
Erie and Jersey RailroadERIE19051915Erie Railroad
Erie–Lackawanna RailroadEL19601968Erie Lackawanna Railway
Erie Lackawanna RailwayEL19681976Consolidated Rail Corporation
Erie and New York City RailroadERIE18511860Atlantic and Great Western Railroad
Erie Terminals RailroadERIE19071915Erie Railroad
Fall Brook RailwayNYC18921909Geneva, Corning and Southern Railroad
Far Rockaway Branch RailroadLI18681872South Side Railroad of Long Island
Fitchburg RailroadB&M18871919Boston and Maine Railroad
Flatbush and Coney Island Park and Concourse Railroad18761877Brooklyn, Flatbush and Coney Island Railway
Flushing RailroadLI18521859New York and Flushing Railroad
Flushing and North Side RailroadLI18681881Long Island City and Flushing Railroad
Flushing and Woodside RailroadLI18641871Flushing and North Side Railroad
Fonda, Johnstown and Gloversville RailroadFJG18671984N/A
Friendship RailroadPS&N18801881Allegany Central Railroad
Fulton Chain RailroadNYC18961902Fulton Chain Railway
Fulton Chain RailwayNYC19021937New York Central Railroad
Fulton and Oswego RailroadNYC18851886Syracuse, Phoenix and Oswego Railway
Garnerville RailroadERIE1875N/A
Genesee Falls RailwayNYC1886
Genesee River RailroadERIE19051915Erie Railroad
Genesee Valley Canal RailroadPRR18801912Pennsylvania and Rochester Railroad
Genesee Valley Terminal RailroadPRR18821912Pennsylvania and Rochester Railroad
Genesee and Wyoming RailroadGNW, GNWR1899Still exists as a nonoperating subsidiary of the Rochester and Southern Railroad
Genesee and Wyoming Valley Railway18911899Genesee and Wyoming Railroad
Geneseo Valley RailroadERIE18571860Avon, Geneseo and Mount Morris Railroad
Geneva, Corning and Southern RailroadNYC19091914New York Central Railroad
Geneva, Corning and Southern RailwayNYC18751909Geneva, Corning and Southern Railroad
Geneva and Hornellsville RailwayPRR18751876Geneva, Hornellsville and Pine Creek Railway
Geneva, Hornellsville and Pine Creek RailwayPRR18761879Lake Ontario Southern Railway
Geneva and Ithaca RailroadLV18701874Geneva, Ithaca and Athens Railroad
Geneva, Ithaca and Athens RailroadLV18741876Geneva, Ithaca and Sayre Railroad
Geneva, Ithaca and Sayre RailroadLV18761889Geneva and Sayre Railroad
Geneva and Lyons RailroadNYC18771890New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Geneva and Sayre RailroadLV18891890Geneva and Van Ettenville Railway
Geneva and Southwestern RailwayPRR18711875Geneva and Hornellsville Railway
Geneva Southwestern and Hornellsville RailwayPRR18721875Geneva and Hornellsville Railway
Geneva and Van Ettenville RailwayLV18891890Lehigh Valley Railway
Glen Cove Branch Rail RoadLI1865Long Island Rail Road
Glendale and East River RailroadLI18741928Long Island Rail Road
Glenfield and Western Railroad1901N/A
Glens Falls RailroadD&H18671906Rensselaer and Saratoga Railroad
Gloversville and Broadalbin Railroad18951931Fonda, Johnstown and Gloversville Railroad
Gloversville and Northville Railroad18721881Fonda, Johnstown and Gloversville Railroad
Goshen and Deckertown RailwayERIE18681954Erie Railroad
Gouverneur and Oswegatchie RailroadNYC18921913New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Grand Trunk RailwayGTCN18641923Canadian National Railway
Grasse River RailroadGR19151959N/A
Great Neck and Port Washington RailroadLI18961902Long Island Rail Road
Great Valley and Bradford RailroadB&O18811881Rochester and Pittsburgh Railroad
Great Western RailwayCN18551882Grand Trunk Railway
Greigsville and Pearl Creek Railroad18971899N/A
Greene RailroadDL&W18691946Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Greenwich and Johnsonville RailroadD&H18741879Greenwich and Johnsonville Railway
Greenwich and Johnsonville RailwayG&J, GJD&H18791982Batten Kill Railroad
Greenwood and Coney Island Railroad18721874Prospect Park and Coney Island Railroad
Hackensack and New York Extension RailroadERIE18691873New Jersey and New York Railway
Halite and Northern Railroad19101933N/A (operated by Genesee and Wyoming Railroad)
Hancock and East Branch Railroad19061907Delaware and Eastern Railway
Hancock and Pennsylvania RailroadNH18891889Ontario, Carbondale and Scranton Railway
Harlem Extension RailroadRUT18701873New York, Boston and Montreal Railway
Harlem Extension Railroad South Coal Transportation CompanyRUT18771880N/ALeased the New York, Boston and Montreal Railway
Harlem River and Port Chester RailroadNH18661927New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad
Hartford and Connecticut Western RailroadNH18821947New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad
Hayts Corners, Ovid and Willard RailroadLV18821959N/A
Hempstead and Rockaway RailroadLIRR18691871New York and Hempstead Railroad
Herkimer, Newport and Poland RailwayNYC18911892Mohawk and Malone Railway
Herkimer, Newport and Poland Extension RailwayNYC18911892Mohawk and Malone Railway
Herkimer, Newport and Poland Narrow Gauge RailwayNYC18801891Herkimer, Newport and Poland Railway
Hicksville and Cold Spring Branch RailroadLI18531870Long Island Rail Road
Hobart Branch RailroadNYC18841901Ulster and Delaware Railroad
Hoosac Tunnel and Saratoga RailwayB&M18811886Troy, Saratoga and Northern Railroad
Hudson and Berkshire RailroadNYC18321854Hudson and Boston Railroad
Hudson and Boston RailroadNYC18551870Boston and Albany Railroad
Hudson Connecting RailroadNH18871889Central New England and Western Railroad
Hudson Light and Power and Railroad Company18991899Albany and Hudson Railway and Power Company
Hudson River RailroadNYC18461869New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Hudson River Bridge Company at AlbanyNYC18561976Consolidated Rail Corporation
Hudson River Connecting RailroadNYC19131964New York Central Railroad
Hudson River West Shore RailroadNYC18671868West Shore Hudson River Railroad
Hunter's Point and South Side RailroadLI18701872South Side Railroad of Long Island
International Bridge CompanyCN18571956Canadian National Railway
Island Railroad1883
Ithaca and Athens RailroadLV18701874Geneva, Ithaca and Athens Railroad
Ithaca, Auburn and Western RailroadLV18761890Auburn and Ithaca Railway
Ithaca and Cortland RailroadLV18691871Utica, Ithaca and Elmira Railroad
Ithaca and Owego RailroadDL&W18281843Cayuga and Susquehanna Railroad
Ithaca and Tonawanda RailroadLV18651870Ithaca and Athens Railroad
Jamaica and South Shore RailroadLI19031912Long Island Rail Road
Jamestown and Chautauqua Railway18981913Jamestown, Westfield and Northwestern Railroad
Jamestown, Chautauqua and Lake Erie Railway19001913Jamestown, Westfield and Northwestern Railroad
Jamestown and Lake Erie Railway18941898Jamestown and Chautauqua Railway
Jamestown, Westfield and Northwestern Railroad19131950N/AElectric from 1914 to 1947
Jay Street Connecting Railroad1909
Jay Street Extension Railroad19161916Jay Street Connecting Railroad
Jersey City and Albany RailroadNYC18731877Jersey City and Albany Railway
Jersey City and Albany RailwayNYC18781881North River Railroad
Junction RailroadNYC18701879New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Kaaterskill RailroadNYC18821901Ulster and Delaware Railroad
Kanona and Prattsburg Railroad18861893Kanona and Prattsburg Railway
Kanona and Prattsburg Railway18971917Prattsburg Railway
Keeseville, Ausable Chasm and Lake Champlain Railroad18891924N/AElectric from 1905 to 1911
Kinderhook and Hudson Railway18891899Hudson Light and Power and Railroad Company
Kings County Central Railroad18761878N/A
Lackawanna and Pittsburgh RailroadPS&N18821889Lackawanna and Southwestern Railroad
Lackawanna and Southwestern RailroadPS&N18891892Central New York and Western Railroad
Lackawanna and Susquehanna RailroadD&H1867
Lake Champlain and Moriah Railroad18671968N/A
Lake Ontario RailroadNYC18741875Rome, Watertown and Ogdensburg Railroad
Lake Ontario and Hudson River RailroadD&H18571860Adirondac Estate and Railroad Company
Lake Ontario Shore RailroadNYC18681874Lake Ontario Railroad
Lake Ontario Southern RailwayPRR18791882Sodus Bay and Southern Railroad
Lake Shore and Michigan Southern RailwayNYC18691914New York Central Railroad
Lebanon Springs RailroadRUT18931899Chatham and Lebanon Valley Railroad
Lebanon Springs RailroadRUT18521870Harlem Extension Railroad
Lehigh – Buffalo Terminal RailwayLV1915
Lehigh and Hudson River RailwayL&HR, LHRL&HR18821976Consolidated Rail Corporation
Lehigh and Lake Erie RailroadLV18961907Lehigh Valley Railway
Lehigh and New England RailroadLNELNE18951961N/A
Lehigh and New York RailroadLV18951949Lehigh Valley Railroad
Lehigh Valley RailroadLVLV18881976Consolidated Rail Corporation
Lehigh Valley RailwayLV18821949Lehigh Valley Railroad
Lewiston RailroadNYC18361855New York Central Railroad
Lincoln Park and Charlotte RailroadB&O18881899Buffalo, Rochester and Pittsburgh Railway
Little Falls and Dolgeville RailroadNYC18911913New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Lockport and Buffalo RailwayERIE18711895Erie Railroad
Lockport and Niagara Falls RailroadNYC18341850Rochester, Lockport and Niagara Falls Railroad
Long Island Rail RoadLILI18341997New York and Atlantic RailwayStill exists as a passenger railroad
Long Island Railroad North Shore BranchLI18921921Long Island Rail Road
Long Island City and Flushing RailroadLI18811889Long Island Rail Road
Long Island City and Manhattan Beach RailroadLI18831885New York, Brooklyn and Manhattan Beach Railway
Mahopac Falls RailroadNYC18841913New York and Putnam Railroad
Malone and St. Lawrence RailwayNYC18911895St. Lawrence and Adirondack Railway
Marcellus Electric Railroad18871905Marcellus and Otisco Lake Railway
Marcellus and Otisco Company19191959N/A
Marcellus and Otisco Lake Railway19051920Marcellus and Otisco Company
Marion RailwayPRR19171931Elmira and Lake Ontario Railroad
Massena Springs and Fort Covington RailroadCN18841888United States and Canada Railroad
Mayville Extension Railroad18811887Chautauqua Lake Railway
Mechanicville and Fort Edward RailroadB&M1880
Michigan Central RailroadMCNYC19041930New York Central Railroad
Middleburgh and Schoharie Railroad18671936N/A
Middlesex Valley RailroadLV18921903Lehigh Valley Railway
Middletown and Crawford RailroadERIE18681932Erie Railroad
Middletown and New Jersey RailwayMNJ19472009Middletown and New Jersey Railroad
Middletown and Unionville RailroadM&U, MU19131947Middletown and New Jersey Railway
Middletown, Unionville and Water Gap RailroadERIE18661913Middletown and Unionville Railroad
Midland Railroad of New JerseyERIE18801881New York, Susquehanna and Western Railroad
Mohawk and Adirondack RailroadNYC18911891Herkimer, Newport and Poland Extension Railway, St. Lawrence and Adirondack Railroad
Mohawk and Hudson RailroadNYC18261847Albany and Schenectady Railroad
Mohawk and Malone RailwayNYC18921913New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Mohawk Valley RailroadNYC18511853New York Central Railroad
Mohawk Valley and Northern RailwayNYC18901891Herkimer, Newport and Poland Narrow Gauge Railway
Montauk Extension RailroadLI18931902Long Island Rail Road
Montclair RailwayERIE18671875Montclair and Greenwood Lake Railway
Montclair and Greenwood Lake RailwayERIE18751878New York and Greenwood Lake Railway
Montgomery and Erie RailwayERIE18661954Erie Railroad
Monticello and Port Jervis RailwayNH18691875Port Jervis and Monticello Railroad
Montreal and Champlain RailroadCN18571864Grand Trunk Railway
Montreal and Plattsburgh RailroadD&H18681873New York and Canada Railroad
Mount McGregor Railroad18891898Saratoga Northern Railway
Nanuet and New City RailroadERIE1871New Jersey and New York Railroad
Napierville Junction RailwayNJD&HStill exists as a nonoperating subsidiary of the Canadian Pacific Railway
New England RailroadNH18951908New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad
New Jersey Midland RailwayERIE18741880Midland Railroad of New Jersey
New Jersey and New York RailroadERIE18801967Erie–Lackawanna Railroad
New Jersey and New York RailwayERIE18731880New Jersey and New York Railroad
New Jersey and New York Extension RailroadERIE18861936New Jersey and New York Railroad
New York and Albany RailroadNYC18321846New York and Harlem Railroad
New York and Atlantic Railway18801887West Brooklyn Railroad
New York, Auburn and Lansing Railroad19001914Central New York Southern Railroad
New York Bay Extension RailroadLI18921902Long Island Rail Road
New York, Bay Ridge and Jamaica RailroadLI18751885New York, Brooklyn and Manhattan Beach Railway
New York and Boston RailroadNYC18691872New York, Boston and Northern Railway
New York, Boston and Montreal RailwayNH, NYC, RUT18731876Bennington and Rutland Railway, New York, Rutland and Montreal Railroad, New York, Westchester and Putnam Railway, Newburgh, Dutchess and Connecticut Railroad
New York, Boston and Northern RailwayNH, NYC18721873New York, Boston and Montreal Railway
New York and Brighton Beach Railway18781884Sea Beach and Brighton Railroad
New York, Brooklyn and Manhattan Beach RailwayLI18851925Long Island Rail Road
New York and Canada RailroadD&H18721908Delaware and Hudson Company
New York Central RailroadNYCNYC19141968Penn Central Transportation Company
New York Central RailroadNYC18531869New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
New York Central and Hudson River RailroadNYC18691914New York Central Railroad
New York Central Niagara River RailroadNYC18771913New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
New York, Chicago and St. Louis RailroadNKPNKP18871964Norfolk and Western Railway
New York, Chicago and St. Louis RailwayNKP18811887New York, Chicago and St. Louis Railroad
New York City and Northern RailroadNYC18781887New York and Northern Railway
New York and Coney Island Railroad1879Electrified in 1899
New York Connecting RailroadNYCNNH/ PRR18921976Consolidated Rail Corporation
New York Cross Harbor Railroad Terminal CorporationNYCH19832006New York New Jersey Rail, LLC
New York Dock RailwayNYD19101983New York Cross Harbor Railroad Terminal Corporation
New York and Eastern RailwayNYER20032004N/ANever operated
New York and Erie RailroadERIE18321861Erie Railway
New York and Flushing RailroadLI18591891Long Island Rail Road
New York and Greenwood Lake RailwayERIE18781943Erie Railroad
New York and Harlem RailroadNYC1831Still exists as a lessor of the Metro-North Commuter Railroad
New York and Hempstead RailroadLIRR18711875Southern Hempstead Branch Railroad
New York and Hempstead Plains RailroadLIRR18701871New York and Hempstead Railroad
New York, Housatonic and Northern Railroad18631881Westchester Railway
New York and Jamaica RailroadLI18591860Long Island Rail Road
New York, Kingston and Syracuse RailroadNYC18721875Ulster and Delaware Railroad
New York, Lackawanna and Western RailwayDL&W18801945Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
New York, Lake Erie and Western RailroadERIE18781895Erie Railroad
New York and Long Beach RailroadLI18801907Long Island Rail Road
New York and Mahopac RailroadNYC18711880New York and Harlem Railroad
New York and Manhattan Beach RailwayLI18761885New York, Brooklyn and Manhattan Beach Railway
New York and Massachusetts RailwayNH18871893Poughkeepsie and Eastern Railway
New York and New England RailroadNH18731895New England Railroad
New York and New Haven RailroadNH18461872New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad
New York, New Haven and Hartford RailroadNHNH18721969Penn Central Transportation Company
New York and Northern RailwayNYC18871893New York and Putnam Railroad
New York, Ontario and Western RailwayO&W, OWNH18801957N/A
New York and Oswego Midland RailroadNH18661879Ithaca, Auburn and Western Railroad, New York, Ontario and Western Railway
New York and Ottawa RailroadNYC18971904New York and Ottawa Railway
New York and Ottawa RailwayNYC19051913New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
New York, Pennsylvania and Ohio RailroadERIE18801896Nypano Railroad
New York and Pennsylvania Railroad18961902New York and Pennsylvania Railway
New York and Pennsylvania Railway19041935N/A
New York and Putnam RailroadNYC18941913New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
New York and Rockaway RailroadLI18701903Jamaica and South Shore Railroad
New York and Rockaway Beach RailwayLI18871921Long Island Rail Road
New York, Rutland and Montreal RailroadRUT18831893Lebanon Springs Railroad
New York and Sea Beach Railway18761896Sea Beach Railway
New York, Susquehanna and Western RailroadERIE18811958N/A
New York, West Shore and Buffalo RailwayNYC18801885West Shore Railroad
New York, West Shore and Chicago RailroadNYC18701879New York, West Shore and Buffalo Railway
New York, Westchester and Putnam RailwayNYC18771878New York City and Northern Railroad
New York, Woodhaven and Rockaway RailroadLI18771887New York and Rockaway Beach Railway
Newark and Marion RailwayPRR19001917Marion Railway
Newburgh, Dutchess and Connecticut RailroadNH18771907Central New England Railway
Newburgh and New York RailwayERIE18651895New York, Lake Erie and Western Railroad
Newton Falls and Northern Railroad19081919N/A
Newtown and Flushing RailroadLIRR18711876N/A
Niagara Bridge and Canandaigua RailroadNYC18581890New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Niagara Falls Branch RailroadNYC18751913New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Niagara Falls International Bridge CompanyCN1846
Niagara Junction RailwayNJ, NIAJERIE/ LV/ NYC18921976Consolidated Rail CorporationElectrified in 1913
Niagara River Bridge CompanyNYC18812002N/AStill exists as an abandoned subsidiary of CNCP Niagara–Windsor Partnership, a nonoperating joint subsidiary of the Canadian National Railway and Canadian Pacific Railway
Nickel Plate Connecting RailroadNKP1917
Norfolk and Western RailwayN&W, NW19641998Norfolk Southern Railway
North River RailroadNYC18811881New York, West Shore and Buffalo Railway
North River RailwayNYC18801881North River Railroad
North Shore RailroadLI18631884Long Island City and Flushing Railroad
Northern RailroadRUT18451865Ogdensburg and Lake Champlain Railroad
Northern Railroad of New JerseyERIE18581943Erie Railroad
Northern Adirondack RailroadNYC18831895Northern New York Railroad
Northern Adirondack Extension RailroadNYC18861890Northern Adirondack Railroad
Northern Central RailwayPRR19561976Consolidated Rail Corporation
Northern Central RailwayPRR18631911Pennsylvania Railroad
Northern Extension of the Rochester, Nunda and Pennsylvania RailroadPRR18721872Rochester, Nunda and Pennsylvania Railroad
Northern New York RailroadNYC18951897New York and Ottawa Railroad
Norwood and Montreal RailroadNYC18841889Rome, Watertown and Ogdensburg Railroad
Norwood and St. Lawrence RailroadNSL19011974Ogdensburg and Norwood Railway
Nyack and Northern RailroadERIE18681892Nyack and Southern Railroad
Nyack and Southern RailroadERIE18991944Erie Railroad
Nypano RailroadERIE18961941Erie Railroad
Ogdensburg and Lake Champlain RailroadRUT18641898Ogdensburg and Lake Champlain Railway
Ogdensburg and Lake Champlain RailwayRUT18981899Rutland Railroad
Ogdensburg and Morristown RailroadNYC18711886Utica and Black River Railroad
Ogdensburg and Norwood RailwayONRY19651977St. Lawrence Railroad
Olean RailroadPS&N18801881Allegany Central Railroad
Olean, Bradford and Warren RailroadPRR18771916Western New York and Pennsylvania Railway
Olean and Salamanca RailroadPRR18821883Buffalo, New York and Philadelphia Railroad
Ontario, Carbondale and Scranton RailwayNH18891957N/A
Ontario Southern RailroadPRR18751879Lake Ontario Southern Railway
Orange County RailroadL&HR18881907Lehigh and Hudson River Railway
Oswego Railroad Bridge CompanyNYC18721885Rome, Watertown and Ogdensburg Railroad
Oswego and Rome RailroadNYC18631913New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Oswego and Syracuse RailroadDL&W18391945Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Otis Railway18991916Catskill Mountain Railroad
Otis Elevating Railway18851899Otis Railway
Owasco River RailwayORLV/ NYC18811976N/A
Oyster Bay Extension RailroadLI18861913Long Island Rail Road
Pecksport Connecting RailwayNH18861957N/A
Penn Central Transportation CompanyPC19681976Consolidated Rail Corporation
Penn Yan and New York RailwayNYC18771885Syracuse, Geneva and Corning Railway
Penndel CompanyPRR19551976Consolidated Rail Corporation
Pennsylvania RailroadPRRPRR19001968Penn Central Transportation Company
Pennsylvania, New York and Long Island RailroadPRR19021907Pennsylvania Tunnel and Terminal Railroad
Pennsylvania and New York Canal and Railroad CompanyLV18671888Lehigh Valley Railroad
Pennsylvania, Poughkeepsie and Boston RailroadLNE18871895Lehigh and New England Railroad
Pennsylvania and Rochester RailroadPRR19121916Western New York and Pennsylvania Railway
Pennsylvania Tunnel and Terminal RailroadPRR19071976Consolidated Rail Corporation
Pere Marquette RailroadC&O19041917Pere Marquette Railway
Pere Marquette RailwayPMC&O19171947Chesapeake and Ohio Railway
Perry RailroadB&O18821899Buffalo, Rochester and Pittsburgh Railway
Philadelphia, Reading and New England RailroadNH18921899Central New England Railway
Pine Plains and Albany RailroadRUT18721872Harlem Extension Railroad
Pittsburgh and New York RailroadB&O18811881Rochester and Pittsburgh Railroad
Pittsburg, Shawmut and Northern RailroadPS&N18991947N/A
Pittsburgh, Titusville and Buffalo RailwayPRR18801881Buffalo, Pittsburgh and Western Railroad
Plattsburgh and Dannemora RailroadD&H1878
Plattsburgh and Montreal RailroadD&H18501868Montreal and Plattsburgh Railroad
Pochuck RailroadLNE18971944N/A
Port Chester Terminal Railroad1901
Port Dickinson and Chenango River RailroadDL&W1881N/A
Port Jervis and Monticello RailroadNH18751886Port Jervis, Monticello and New York Railroad
Port Jervis, Monticello and New York RailroadNH18861902Port Jervis, Monticello and Summitville Railroad
Port Jervis, Monticello and Summitville RailroadNH19021957N/A
Potsdam and Watertown RailroadNYC18521860Watertown and Rome Railroad
Poughkeepsie Bridge CompanyNH18711892Poughkeepsie Bridge and Railroad Company
Poughkeepsie Bridge RailroadNH18881907Central New England Railway
Poughkeepsie Bridge and Railroad CompanyNH18921892Philadelphia, Reading and New England Railroad
Poughkeepsie and Connecticut RailroadNH18881889Central New England and Western Railroad
Poughkeepsie and Eastern RailroadNH18661875Poughkeepsie, Hartford and Boston Railroad
Poughkeepsie and Eastern RailwayNH18931907Central New England Railway
Poughkeepsie, Hartford and Boston RailroadNH18751887Hartford and Connecticut Western Railroad, New York and Massachusetts Railway
Prattsburg Railway19171962N/A
Prospect Park and Coney Island Railroad1874Electrified in 1899
Prospect Park and South Brooklyn Railroad1888Electrified in 1899
Putnam and Dutchess Railroad18711872New York, Boston and Northern Railway
Raquette Lake RailwayNYC18991933N/A
Raymondville and Waddington Railroad19071908Norwood and St. Lawrence Railroad
Rensselaer and Saratoga RailroadD&H18321945Delaware and Hudson Railroad
Rhinebeck and Connecticut RailroadNH18701882Hartford and Connecticut Western Railroad
R.J. Corman Railroad/Allentown LinesRJCN19962002N/A
Rochester and Charlotte RailroadB&O18811881Rochester and Pittsburgh Railroad
Rochester and Genesee Valley RailroadERIE18511976Consolidated Rail Corporation
Rochester and Honeoye Valley RailroadLV18881895Rochester Southern Railroad
Rochester, Hornellsville and Lackawanna RailroadPS&N18861889Lackawanna and Southwestern Railroad
Rochester, Hornellsville and Pine Creek RailroadPRR18721876Geneva, Hornellsville and Pine Creek Railway
Rochester and Lake Beach RailroadNYC18881888Rome, Watertown and Ogdensburg Terminal Railroad
Rochester and Lake Ontario RailroadNYC18521855New York Central Railroad
Rochester, Lockport and Niagara Falls RailroadNYC18501853New York Central Railroad
Rochester, New York and Pennsylvania RailroadPRR, PS&N18811916Allegany Central Railroad, Western New York and Pennsylvania Railway
Rochester, Nunda and Pennsylvania RailroadPRR, PS&N18701877Rochester, Nunda and Pittsburgh Railroad
Rochester, Nunda and Pennsylvania Extension RailroadPS&N18721872Rochester, Nunda and Pennsylvania Railroad
Rochester, Nunda and Pittsburgh RailroadPRR18771881Rochester, New York and Pennsylvania Railroad
Rochester and Ontario Belt RailwayNYC18821887Rochester and Lake Beach Railroad
Rochester and Pine Creek RailroadB&O18701877Silver Lake Railroad
Rochester and Pittsburgh RailroadB&O18811885Buffalo, Rochester and Pittsburgh Railroad
Rochester Southern RailroadLV18951903Lehigh Valley Railway
Rochester and Southern RailroadLV18951895Rochester Southern Railroad
Rochester and State Line RailroadB&O18691881Rochester and Pittsburgh Railroad
Rochester and Syracuse RailroadNYC18501853New York Central Railroad
Rockaway RailwayLI18711872South Side Railroad of Long Island
Rockland Central RailroadNYC18701873Jersey City and Albany Railroad
Rockland Central Extension RailroadNYC18721872Rockland Central Railroad
Rome and Clinton RailroadNH18691944New York, Ontario and Western Railway
Rome, Watertown and Ogdensburg RailroadNYC18611913New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Rome, Watertown and Ogdensburg Terminal RailroadNYC18861890Rome, Watertown and Ogdensburg Railroad
Rondout and Oswego RailroadNYC18661872New York, Kingston and Syracuse Railroad
Rutland RailroadRUTRUT18991950Rutland Railway
Rutland RailwayRUTRUT19501961New York Central Railroad
Rutland–Canadian RailroadRUT18981901Rutland Railroad
Rutland and Washington RailroadD&H18501865Troy, Salem and Rutland Railroad
Sackets Harbor and Ellisburg Railroad18511858Sackett's Harbor, Rome and New York Railroad
Sackett's Harbor, Rome and New York Railroad18601862N/A
Sackets Harbor and Saratoga RailroadD&H18521857Lake Ontario and Hudson River Railroad
St. Lawrence RailroadSLAW19771990St. Lawrence and Raquette River Railroad
St. Lawrence and Adirondack RailroadNYC18911892Mohawk and Malone Railway
St. Lawrence and Adirondack RailwayNYC1895Still exists as a nonoperating subsidiary of CSX Transportation
St. Lawrence and Hudson RailwaySTLHCP19962001Canadian Pacific Railway
St. Lawrence and Raquette River RailroadSLRR19901998New York and Ogdensburg Railway
Salamanca, Bradford and Allegheny River RailroadPRR18801881Buffalo, Pittsburgh and Western Railroad
Saranac and Lake Placid RailroadD&H18901903Chateaugay and Lake Placid Railway
Saratoga and Fort Edward RailroadD&H1832Saratoga and Washington Railroad
Saratoga and Hudson River RailroadNYC18641867New York Central Railroad
Saratoga Lake RailwayB&M18801886Troy, Saratoga and Northern Railroad
Saratoga and Mount McGregor Railway18961897Saratoga Northern Railway
Saratoga, Mount McGregor and Lake George Railroad18821888Mount McGregor Railroad
Saratoga Northern Railway18991901Hudson Valley Railway (electric)
Saratoga and St. Lawrence Railroad18851897Bombay and Moira Railroad
Saratoga and Schenectady RailroadD&H1831
Saratoga and Schuylerville Railroad19451956N/A
Saratoga and Washington RailroadD&H18341855Saratoga and Whitehall Railroad
Saratoga and Whitehall RailroadD&H18551868Rensselaer and Saratoga Railroad
Schenectady and Duanesburgh RailroadD&H18731903Delaware and Hudson Company
Schenectady and Margaretville Railroad19061907Delaware and Eastern Railway
Schenectady and Mechanicville RailroadD&H1867
Schenectady and Susquehanna RailroadD&H18691873Schenectady and Duanesburgh Railroad
Schenectady and Troy RailroadNYC18361853New York Central Railroad
Schoharie Valley RailroadD&H18651874Schoharie Valley Railway
Schoharie Valley RailwayD&H18801941N/A
Schuylerville and Upper Hudson RailroadB&M18691877Mechanicville and Fort Edward Railroad
Scottsville and LeRoy Railroad1836N/A
Sea Beach Railway18961912New York Consolidated RailroadElectrified in 1898
Sea Beach and Brighton Railroad18861892Brighton and Bensonhurst Railroad
Seneca County RailwayLV18911903Lehigh Valley Railway
Sharon and Ceres Terminal Railroad19041904New York and Pennsylvania Railway
Shawmut Connecting RailroadPS&N19001905Pittsburg, Shawmut and Northern Railroad
Silver Creek and Dunkirk RailwayNYC18901894Lake Shore and Michigan Southern Railway
Silver Lake RailroadB&O18771886Silver Lake Railway
Silver Lake RailroadB&O1869Rochester and Pine Creek Railroad
Silver Lake RailwayB&O18861910Buffalo, Rochester and Pittsburgh Railway
Skaneateles Railroad18661941Skaneateles Short Line Railroad
Skaneateles Railroad18361841Skaneateles and Jordan Railroad
Skaneateles and Jordan Railroad18411851N/A
Skaneateles Short Line RailroadSSL19401981N/A
Smithtown and Port Jefferson RailroadLI18701892Long Island Railroad North Shore Branch
Sodus Bay and Southern RailroadPRR18821886Elmira and Lake Ontario Railroad
Sodus Point and Southern RailroadPRR18521875Ontario Southern Railroad
South Brooklyn Railroad and Terminal Company18871899South Brooklyn Railway
South Brooklyn RailwaySBK1900Electric until 1961
South Brooklyn and Flatbush Railroad18851887South Brooklyn Railroad and Terminal Company
South Side Railroad of Long IslandLI18601874Southern Railroad of Long Island
Southern Railroad of Long IslandLI18741880Brooklyn and Montauk Railroad
Southern Central RailroadLV18651895Lehigh and New York Railroad
Southern Hempstead Branch RailroadLIRR18751882Stewart Railroad
Southern Westchester Railroad18711872New York, Housatonic and Northern Railroad
Southfield Branch Railroad18681894N/A
Springville and Sardinia Railroad18781886N/A
Spuyten Duyvil and Port Morris RailroadNYC18671913New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Staten Island RailroadSIRCB&O19711991N/A
Staten Island RailroadB&O18511872Staten Island Railway
Staten Island RailwayB&O18731944Staten Island Rapid Transit Railway
Staten Island Rapid Transit RailroadB&O18801899Staten Island Rapid Transit Railway
Staten Island Rapid Transit RailwaySIRB&O18991971Staten Island Railroad
Sterling Mountain Railway18641955N/A
Stewart RailroadLIRR18731892Long Island Rail Road
Stony Clove and Catskill Mountain RailroadNYC18811901Ulster and Delaware Railroad
Suffern RailroadERIE19071907Erie and Jersey Railroad
Suspension Bridge and Erie Junction RailroadERIE18681896Erie Railroad
Syracuse and Baldwinsville RailroadDL&W18861891Syracuse and Baldwinsville Railway
Syracuse and Baldwinsville RailwayDL&W1891N/A
Syracuse and Binghamton RailroadDL&W18511856Syracuse and Southern Railroad
Syracuse, Binghamton and New York RailroadDL&W18571945Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Syracuse and Chenango RailroadNYC18731877Syracuse, Chenango and New York Railroad
Syracuse and Chenango Valley RailroadNYC18681873Syracuse and Chenango Railroad
Syracuse, Chenango and New York RailroadNYC18771883Syracuse, Ontario and New York Railway
Syracuse, Geneva and Corning RailwayNYC18751909Geneva, Corning and Southern Railroad
Syracuse Junction RailroadNYC18731879New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Syracuse Northern RailroadNYC18681875Syracuse and Northern Railroad
Syracuse and Northern RailroadNYC18751875Rome, Watertown and Ogdensburg Railroad
Syracuse Northwestern RailroadNYC18741875Syracuse, Phoenix and Oswego Railroad
Syracuse, Ontario and New York RailwayNYC18831891West Shore Railroad
Syracuse, Phoenix and Oswego RailroadNYC18711885Syracuse, Phoenix and Oswego Railway
Syracuse, Phoenix and Oswego RailwayNYC18851889Rome, Watertown and Ogdensburg Railroad
Syracuse and Southern RailroadDL&W18561857Syracuse, Binghamton and New York Railroad
Syracuse and Utica RailroadNYC18361853New York Central Railroad
Syracuse and Utica Direct RailroadNYC18531853New York Central Railroad
Terminal Railway of BuffaloNYC18951914New York Central Railroad
Ticonderoga RailroadD&H18891957Delaware and Hudson Railroad
Tioga RailroadERIE18761885New York, Lake Erie and Western Railroad
Tioga Central RailroadTIOC19871992Owego and Harford Railway
Tioga Coal, Iron Mining and Manufacturing CompanyNYC18331851Corning and Blossburg Railroad
Tivoli Hollow RailroadNYC18931913New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Tonawanda RailroadNYC18321850Buffalo and Rochester Railroad
Tonawanda Island RailroadTIRL19831996N/A
Tonawanda Island Bridge CompanyNYC18831913New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Tonawanda Valley Railroad18801881Tonawanda Valley and Cuba Railroad
Tonawanda Valley and Cuba Railroad18811886Attica and Freedom Railroad
Tonawanda Valley Extension Railroad18801881Tonawanda Valley and Cuba Railroad
Troy and Bennington RailroadB&M18511946Boston and Maine Railroad
Troy and Boston RailroadB&M18481887Fitchburg Railroad
Troy and Greenbush RailroadNYC18451976Consolidated Rail Corporation
Troy and Rutland RailroadD&H18491865Troy, Salem and Rutland Railroad
Troy, Salem and Rutland RailroadD&H18651868Rensselaer and Saratoga Railroad
Troy, Saratoga and Northern RailroadB&M18861892Fitchburg Railroad
Troy Union RailroadB&M/ D&H/ NYC18511964N/A
Tunesassa and Bradford Railroad1905
Ulster and Delaware RailroadNYC18751932New York Central Railroad
Unadilla Valley RailwayUV18901960N/A
Union RailroadERIE18511946Erie Railroad
Union RailroadDL&W18561858Syracuse, Binghamton and New York Railroad
Union Terminal Railroad of BuffaloPRR18841917Western New York and Pennsylvania Railway
Union Village and Johnsonville RailroadD&H18661874Greenwich and Johnsonville Railroad
United States and Canada RailroadCN18831960Canadian National Railway
Upper Hudson RailroadB&M18721872Schuylerville and Upper Hudson Railroad
Utica and Black River RailroadNYC18601913New York Central and Hudson River Railroad
Utica, Chenango and Cortland RailroadDL&W18701883Erie and Central New York Railway
Utica, Chenango and Susquehanna Valley RailwayDL&W18661945Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Utica City RailroadNH18621866Utica and Waterville Railroad
Utica, Clinton and Binghamton RailroadNH18681942New York, Ontario and Western Railway
Utica, Horseheads and Elmira RailroadLV18701871Utica, Ithaca and Elmira Railroad
Utica, Ithaca and Elmira RailroadLV18711878Utica, Ithaca and Elmira Railway
Utica, Ithaca and Elmira RailwayLV18781884Elmira, Cortland and Northern Railroad
Utica and Schenectady RailroadNYC18331853New York Central Railroad
Utica and Unadilla Valley Railroad18881895Unadilla Valley Railway
Utica and Waterville RailroadNH18661868Utica, Clinton and Binghamton Railroad
Valley RailroadDL&W18691945Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Vermont and Canada RailroadCN18451891Central Vermont Railroad
Vermont Central RailroadCN18701873Central Vermont Railroad
Vermont Central RailroadCN18491855N/ALeased the Vermont and Canada Railroad
Wabash RailroadWAB18981915Wabash Railway
Wabash RailroadWABWAB19421964Norfolk and Western Railway
Wabash RailwayWAB19151942Wabash Railroad
Wallkill Valley RailroadNYC18771952New York Central Railroad
Wallkill Valley RailwayNYC18661877Wallkill Valley Railroad
Warwick Valley RailroadL&HR18601882Lehigh and Hudson River Railway
Watertown and Rome RailroadNYC18321861Rome, Watertown and Ogdensburg Railroad
Waverly and State Line RailwayLV18671903Lehigh Valley Railway
Wellsville, Addison and Galeton RailroadWAG19541973N/A
Wellsville, Bradford and Eldred Railroad18811893N/A (operated by Bradford, Eldred and Cuba Railroad)
Wellsville and Buffalo Railroad19151916N/A
Wellsville, Coudersport and Pine Creek RailroadB&O18811954Buffalo and Susquehanna Railroad
West Brooklyn Railroad18871889N/A (operated by Brooklyn, Bath and West End Railroad)
West Davenport RailroadD&H18911891Cooperstown and Charlotte Valley Railroad
West Shore RailroadNYC18851952New York Central Railroad
West Shore Hudson River RailroadNYC18671877New York, West Shore and Chicago Railroad
West Side and Yonkers RailwayNYC18791887New York City and Northern Railroad
West Troy and Green Island RailroadD&H1870
Westchester Railway1881N/A (never completed)
Western New York RailwayPRR18951895Western New York and Pennsylvania Railway
Western New York and Pennsylvania RailroadPRR18871895Western New York and Pennsylvania Railway
Western New York and Pennsylvania RailwayPRR18951955Penndel Company
Western New York and Pennsylvania Railway of New YorkPRR18871887Western New York and Pennsylvania Railroad
Western Vermont RailroadRUT18451865Bennington and Rutland Railroad
Wharton Valley RailwayNH18881942N/A
Whitehall and Plattsburgh RailroadD&H18661873New York and Canada Railroad
Whitestone and Westchester RailroadLI18711887Long Island City and Flushing Railroad
Williamsport and Elmira RailroadPRR18501860Elmira and Williamsport Railroad
Williamstown and Redfield Railroad1865N/A
Windsor Beach and Ontario RailroadNYC18871888Rome, Watertown and Ogdensburg Terminal Railroad
Yonkers Rapid Transit RailwayNYC18791887New York and Northern Railway

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Other passenger carriers
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  1. ^ This is one or more of the Class I railroads that the railroad became part of, if any.

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