V&S Railway

Nature of Firm

The Hutchinson Line consists of about 5 miles of switching track located in Hutchinson, Kansas. The track interchanges with the Kansas and the Burlington Northern Sante Fe Railway (BNSF), the Union Pacific Railroad (UP) and the Kansas and Oklahoma Railroad (KO). Hutchinson serves the Midwest Iron and Metal Company, Hutchinson Salt Company, and Wizard Transportation. Traffic on the Hutchinson Line consists of scrap metal, salt, and repaired cars.


The Hutchinson Line was originally constructed in 1915 by the Arkansas Valley Interurban Railway Company. V&S Railway purchased the line from the Hutchinson & Northern Railway Company in 2006.

Company Information

Mailing Address

V&S Railway
3100 Carey Mine Road
Hutchinson, KS 67501

Phone 801-972-8330
Fax n/a
Web Site



Michael Van Wagenen
Vice President
Phone: 801-977-6346
Email: mvanwagenen@vsrailway.com

Aaron Parsons
Assistant Vice President
Phone: 801-977-6377
Email: aparsons@vsrailway.com

Company Affiliation
Interchange Points Hutchinson, KS
Agreement Type Interline Settlement Carrier
Information Exchange Method