Ventura County Railroad Company VCRR #821

Nature of Firm

VCRR operates freight service from a connection with UP at Oxnard, CA to South Oxnard and Port Hueneme, CA (12 miles). Traffic includes produce, automobiles (imported), paper products and general commodities.


The company was incorporated May 11, 1911, as successor to the Bakersfield and Ventura Railroad. Passenger service ended in 1926. In August 1998, RailAmerica leased and started operating the line.

Company Information

Mailing Address

Ventura County Railroad Company
333 Ponoma Street
P. O. Box 849
Port Hueneme, CA 93401

Phone 805-488-6586
Fax 805-488-6517
Web Site

Pete Jespersen
General Manager

Company Affiliation RailAmerica, Inc.
Interchange Points Oxnard, CA
Agreement Type Handling Carrier
Information Exchange Method RMI