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Rail services with Rhenus

Rail freight transport in Europe is characterised by a long tradition and historical developments. Since the liberalisation of the rail transport market at the turn of the millennium, private companies have increasingly driven profitability of this mode of transport.

Our broad range of rail services

Our broad range of rail services

The Rail Division of the Rhenus Group offers a wide range of freight transport and services on and around the environmentally friendly and safe transport mode of rail. In addition to pure forwarding services, Rhenus itself produces rail transports via the rail transport companies belonging to the group, mainly with its own operating resources and personnel. Furthermore, we also generally offer maintenance of rail vehicles.

Rhenus Rail locations

With the transport solutions individually developed for your requirements, the optimally positioned infrastructure and a large network of our own branches as well as experienced partners, your goods reach all destinations safely and in an environmentally friendly manner, even across national borders. A contact of the Rhenus Group is available in your vicinity.

Flexible rail transport services for various industries

We transport your goods by rail, pre-carriage and on-carriage as well as on other modes of transport. Cargo handling or warehousing services complement our service portfolio.

We know no limits when it comes to the type of goods to be transported:

  • Agricultural products: Rhenus transports over one million tonnes of agricultural goods per year, both in wagons from its own fleet and in wagons provided by customers.
  • Chemical and mineral oil products: The Rhenus Group is certified for transport of hazardous goods/RID. Your goods are safely transported from the place of departure to the destination.
  • Construction and raw materials: Freight transports with these indispensable groups of goods have been part of the daily business of rail transport companies since their foundation.
  • Intermodal transport: Rhenus ensures the smooth transport of containers in Europe with more than 250 intermodal trains per week.
  • Automotive: Rhenus is your reliable partner for the special requirements of transporting vehicles or components.
  • Mining products: Rhenus offers the highest cost-effectiveness and efficiency for the transport of heavy goods such as iron, steel, coal, coke or ores by rail.

Do you have any questions about our products?

Our experts are there for you at all times. We will also call you back on request – simple and hassle-free.

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Your benefit as a customer of Rhenus Rail

  • Innovative and individual transport concepts
  • 24/7 helpdesk and transport monitoring
  • Personal contact – everything from a single source
  • Serving private sidings, ports, factories, CT terminals
  • Procurement of wagons and equipment
  • More than 500 qualified and motivated employees
  • Pre- and on-carriage on the road
  • Highest quality and safety standards
  • Organisation of your customs handling
  • Contacts on site in ten European countries