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To: BNSF Domestic Intermodal Customers
05/13/2010

Changes to Domestic Premium and Expedited Service from Portland, OR, Beginning May 29

Effective Saturday, May 29, 2010, BNSF is making changes to Domestic Premium and Expedited service schedules from Portland, OR, to Cicero, IL, and from Portland, OR, to St. Paul, MN, to improve reliability and better align schedules with volume flows:

Portland to Cicero:

    Saturday cutoff for Premium Domestic containers will move from 2100 to 2000.
      Saturday cutoff for Expedited containers and Expedited trailers will move from 2300 to 2200.
    Portland to St. Paul:
      Saturday cutoff for Premium Domestic containers will move from 2100 to 2000.
        Saturday cutoff for Expedited containers will move from 2330 to 2200.
        Sunday cutoff for Expedited trailers will move from Sunday at 0230 to Saturday at 2200.
      There will be no changes to availability times. For additional details, please see the attached schedules.

      MN 05-13 DOM IMDL Portland svc changes - schedules.pdf

      For questions regarding service changes, please call your BNSF Marketing Representative.

      BNSF works closely with customers to provide services that meet current and future shipping needs, and will continue to evaluate future enhancements of Intermodal service based on your feedback.

      Your business is important to us. Thank you for choosing BNSF Railway as your transportation service provider.

      If you have any questions, please send an email to Customer.Notifications@bnsf.com