KCS short line network

Cross-border

Kansas City Southern Companies' cross-border capabilities give you the competitive advantage

Kansas City Southern offers the most seamless and efficient transportation option to cross the U.S.-Mexico border. When you ship with us, you can take advantage of:

  • Seamless cross-border transportation into and out of Mexico with customs pre-clearance for faster, lower-cost service than trucks can offer.
  • Secure movements through our extensive security measures including surveillance equipment and trained specialists along the transit line.
  • State-of-the-art logistics via network operating centers located in the U.S. and in Mexico keeping our trains and your shipments moving.
  • 24/7 access to your account via our online tool called MyKCS.
  • Strategic partnerships with other railroads, Intermodal Marketing Companies (IMCs), Transload Centers, intermodal facilities and ports, to name a few - all built to offer a seamless, robust and positive shipping experience.