Shipping grain? Here's what you need to know.
Our Grain Car Request System takes the guesswork out of ordering grain cars. Through our easy-to-use online system, you can:
To access the system, log in to Customer Station
Canadian Grain Elevator & Terminal Directory(1Mb)
U.S. Grain Elevator & Terminal Directory (1.5Mb)
For information on the available producer car sites in Alberta, Manitoba and Saskatchewan, please download the respective files below:
For self-administered producer cars only, please send the bills of lading to our Customer Service Centre:Phone: 1-800-704-4000Email: OM01872@cpr.ca
For issues relating to car placement, location or respots (a secondary switch needed to place a car that has been incorrectly-spotted for loading) please contact our Car Control Districts at 1-800-704-4000. Once loading is complete, send your fax release to us at 1-204-947-8273.
All inquiries related to fully-administered producer cars should be made through the grain company administering the shipment on behalf of the producer loader.
read our loading guidelines, as well as the safety, cost and efficiency considerations outlined in
Tariff 2 Railcar supplemental services.
Find producer car information, along with checklists for shipping, on the Canadian Grain Commission web site.