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Notice: The STB will perform planned website maintenance Sunday, February 5, 2023, from 7:00 PM - 11:59 PM EST. As a result, e-filing, filings, decisions, recordations and related advanced search may be unavailable intermittently during the maintenance window. All other portions of the STB website will be available.

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COVID-19 Procedures

The Surface Transportation Board accepts filings and other submissions in paper format at its headquarters in Washington, D.C.  While paper filings may be accepted in accordance with the Board’s regulations, stakeholders are strongly encouraged to continue to submit filings via the Board’s e-filing system and to consent to e-service of Board decisions.

Information on e-filing can be found here. For more information on e-service, see the Board’s decision here. If you have questions or need any assistance, please call (202) 245-0238.

For information about coronavirus (COVID-19), please go to: https://www.coronavirus.gov.

The Board’s statement regarding railroad operations can be found here.

The Board’s COVID-19 Workplace Safety Plan is being updated.