DRPT works with the Commonwealth’s passenger and freight railroads to increase the efficiency and capacity of Virginia’s rail network. At any given time, DRPT is working on approximately 50 rail improvement projects across Virginia to repair existing or build new track, provide industrial access to rail, improve signal systems and improve passenger rail service.

The links below provide highlights of some of the major rail initiatives underway organized by corridor.

• I-95 Corridor
       o Southeast High Speed Rail Project
              Washington, DC to Richmond
              Richmond to Raleigh
       o Amtrak

• I-81/Route 29
       o Amtrak
       o Roanoke Region Intermodal Facility

• I-64/Route 460
       o Richmond/Hampton Roads Passenger Rail
       o Roanoke Region Intermodal Facility
       o Amtrak Virginia Extension to Norfolk


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