Border Pacific Railroad Company BOP #225

Nature of Firm

BOP operates freight service from Rio Grande City to Mission, TX (31.6 miles), where a connection is made with UP via the Rio Valley Switching Company (RVSC). Traffic includes silica sand, ballast, crushed stone, asphalt, scrap paper and feed grains.


This line was built by the St. Louis, Brownsville & Mexico Railroad and opened in 1925. The line came under Missouri Pacific Railroad control and was absorbed by MP in 1956. Short line service started February 2, 1984.

Company Information

Mailing Address

Border Pacific Railroad Company 
P. O. Box 156
Rio Grande City, TX  78582-0156

Phone 956-487-5606
Fax 956-487-4678
Web Site n/a

S. F. Vale

Company Affiliation Private
Interchange Points Mission, TX via RVSC
Agreement Type Handling Carrier
Information Exchange Method RMI