|Railroad||Miles operated in Virginia1|
|Class I railroads||3,195|
|Norfolk Southern Corporation||2,145|
|Buckingham Branch Railroad Company||39|
|Chesapeake & Albemarle Railroad Company||29|
|Commonwealth Railway, Inc.||17|
|Eastern Shore Railroad||70|
|Winchester and Western Railroad Company||27|
|Switching and terminal railroads||63|
|North Carolina & Virginia Railroad Company||4|
|Virginia Southern Railroad||59|
|Canadian Pacific Railway||4|
1 Miles operated is in terms of railroad so that a mile of single track is counted the same as a mile of double track. Sidings, turnouts, yard switching mileage, and mileage not operated are excluded. Miles operated under trackage rights provided by another (owning) railroad are included.
NOTE: For definition of railroad types see previous table.
SOURCE: Association of American Railroads, Railroads and States - 2000, Washington, DC: 2002, available at http://www.aar.org/AboutTheIndustry/StateInformation.asp as of Mar. 19, 2002.