BNSF Automotive 2014 Memorial Day Operating Plan
This year the Memorial Day holiday falls on Monday, May 26.
BNSF will continue to operate trains over the holiday. However, due to lighter volumes of traffic associated with the holiday weekend, we anticipate that shipments originating or arriving destination from Monday, May 26, through Tuesday, May 27, may be available for pickup as much as 24 hours later than normal.
Reduced operations are not expected. BNSF will accept and deliver all regularly scheduled interchanges. Delays may occur on interline traffic if connecting carriers have reduced operations for the holiday.
AUTOMOTIVE FACILITY OPERATIONS
All Automotive facilities will be open during the holiday.
For interactive tracing 365 days a year, please use BNSF’s Web Tracing tool at www.bnsf.com by logging in with your user name and password, then selecting Track Your Shipment. For service issues, please call 888-428-2673 and select option 4, then option 3.
Customer Support provide normal weekend coverage and will maintain a limited staff on Monday, May 26.
Shipping instructions must be submitted via EDI or by using the BNSF Shipping Instructions Web tool at www.bnsf.com. Faxed shipping instructions are not accepted. Assistance with shipping instructions at BNSF Waybill Solutions is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Please call 888-428-2673 and select option 3, option 2 and option 3 for assistance.