Point Comfort and Northern Railway
|Dates of operation||1948–present|
|Track gauge||4 ft 8+1⁄2 in (1,435 mm) standard gauge|
|Length||14 miles (23 km)|
The Point Comfort and Northern Railway (reporting mark PCN) is a Class III railroad operating in the U.S. state of Texas. The railroad operates over 14 miles (23 km) of track between Point Comfort, Texas (at the Port of Port Lavaca - Point Comfort) and Lolita, Texas, where the railroad transfers cars with Union Pacific.
The railroad's traffic largely comes from aluminum products from Alcoa World Alumina & Chemicals as well as plastics.
PCN hauled around 12,500 carloads in 2008.
- "RailAmerica's Empire". Trains. Kalmbach Publishing. June 2010.