Fuel Surcharge Rates

RSI provides rate management services and fuel surcharge data is built into our software products.
Here’s a list of the most commonly used FSC rates for those still needing a manual lookup.

Mileage Based Fuel Surcharges

Fuel Surcharge Jul 17 Jun 17 May 17 Apr 17 Mar 17 Feb 17 Jan 17 Dec 16 Nov 16 Oct 16 Sep 16 Aug 16 Jul 16
BNSF Mileage Based $0.33 $0.34 $0.33 $0.33 $0.34 $0.32 $0.30 $0.31 $0.29 $0.28 $0.29 $0.30 $0.27
BNSFM2 ($2.50 strike price) $0.02 $0.03 $0.02 $0.02 $0.03 $0.01 $(0.01) $(0.01) $(0.02) $(0.03) $(0.02) $(0.01) $(0.04)
BPRR 9502 $0.054 $0.060 $0.054 $0.054 $0.060 $0.048 $0.030 $0.036 $0.024 $0.012 $0.024 $0.030 $0.006
CFE 9002 $0.21 $0.22 $0.21 $0.21 $0.22 $0.20 $0.17 $0.18 $0.16 $0.14 $0.16 $0.17 $0.13
CFE 92000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
CIND $0.27 $0.29 $0.27 $0.27 $0.29 $0.26 $0.22 $0.24 $0.20 $0.19 $0.20 $0.22 $0.17
CIC $0.15 $0.15 $0.14 $0.15 $0.15 $0.13 $0.11 $0.12 $0.10 $0.09 $0.11 $0.11 $0.08
CN 7403 Bulk $0.518 $0.0575 $0.0518 $0.0518 $0.0575 $0.0460 $0.0288 $0.0345 $0.0230 $0.0115 $0.0230 $0.0288 $0.0058
CN 7403 Carload $0.0540 $0.0600 $0.0540 $0.0540 $0.0600 $0.0480 $0.0300 $0.0360 $0.0240 $0.0120 $0.0240 $0.0300 $0.0060
CPRS9700 Bulk 1st Half of Month TBD $0.0700 $0.0650 $0.0700 $0.0650 $0.0750 $0.0450 $0.0500 $0.0350 $0.0350 $0.0200 $0.0400 $0.0350
CPRS9700 Bulk 2nd Half of Month TBD $0.0650 $0.0750 $0.0650 $0.0700 $0.0700 $0.0600 $0.0400 $0.0500 $0.0350 $0.0200 $0.0300 $0.0400
CPRS9700 Carload 1st Half of Month TBD $0.0750 $0.070 $0.0750 $0.0750 $0.0800 $0.0500 $0.0550 $0.0400 $0.0400 $0.0200 $0.0400 $0.0350
CPRS9700 Carload 2nd Half of Month TBD $0.0700 $0.080 $0.0700 $0.0750 $0.0750 $0.0650 $0.0450 $0.0550 $0.0350 $0.0250 $0.0350 $0.0450
CSX 8661 $0.15 $0.15 $0.14 $0.15 $0.15 $0.13 $0.11 $0.12 $0.10 $0.09 $0.11 $0.11 $0.08
CSX 8662 (Effective 1/1/15) $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
GRYR $0.15 $0.15 $0.14 $0.15 $0.15 $0.13 $0.11 $0.12 $0.10 $0.09 $0.11 $0.11 $0.08
IAIS $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
INRD $0.19 $0.20 $0.19 $0.19 $0.20 $0.18 $0.15 $0.16 $0.14 $0.12 $0.14 $0.15 $0.11
KCS $0.11 $0.12 $0.11 $0.11 $0.12 $0.10 $0.08 $0.08 $0.07 $0.06 $0.07 $0.08 $0.05
KYLEM $0.06 $0.07 $0.06 $0.06 $0.07 $0.05 $0.03 $0.04 $0.02 $0.01 $0.02 $0.03 $0.00
CMQ $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
NCVA $0.33 $0.35 $0.33 $0.33 $0.35 $0.32 $0.29 $0.30 $0.28 $0.26 $0.28 $0.29 $0.25
NECR $0.22 $0.24 $0.22 $0.22 $0.24 $0.21 $0.18 $0.19 $0.17 $0.15 $0.17 $0.18 $0.14
NS-M-C-S819 $0.02 $0.02 $0.02 $0.02 $0.02  $0.01
NYSW $0.15 $0.15 $0.14 $0.15 $0.15 $0.13 $0.11 $0.12 $0.10 $0.09 $0.11 $0.11 $0.08
RCPE 9002 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
RCPE 92000 (New) $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00  $0.00
PALM $0.15 $0.15 $0.14 $0.15 $0.15 $0.13 $0.11 $0.12 $0.10 $0.09 $0.11 $0.11 $0.08
TPW $0.28 $0.29 $0.28 $0.28 $0.29 $0.26 $0.23 $0.24 $0.21 $0.19 $0.21 $0.23 $0.17
UP $0.10 $0.10 $0.10 $0.10 $0.10 $0.09 $0.07 $0.08 $0.06 $0.06 $0.07 $0.07 $0.05
WEM $0.15 $0.15 $0.14 $0.15 $0.15 $0.13 $0.11 $0.12 $0.10 $0.09 $0.11 $0.11 $0.08
WSORM $0.21 $0.21 $0.21 $0.21 $0.21 $0.20 $0.18 $0.19 $0.17 $0.17 $0.18 $0.18 $0.16

Percentage Based Fuel Surcharges

Fuel Surcharge Jul 17 Jun 17 May 17 Apr 17 Mar 17 Feb 17 Jan 17 Dec 16 Nov 16 Oct 16 Sep 16 Aug 16 Jul 16
BNSF 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.00% 12.00% 12.50% 11.50% 11.50% 12.00% 12.00% 11.00%
BNSF2 ($2.50 strike price) 1.00% 1.00% 1.00% 1.00% 1.00% 0.50% -0.50% 0.00% -1.00% -1.00% -0.50% -0.50% -1.50%
BPRR 9501 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
CIC 10.40% 11.60% 10.80% 12.40% 12.00% 11.60% 9.20% 10.80% 9.20% 8.80% 8.80% 10.40% 9.60%
CPRS9000-1st Half of Month TBD 12.00% 13.20% 14.00% 14.40% 14.00% 12.80% 11.20% 12.40% 11.20% 9.60% 12.00% 12.80%
CPRS9000-2nd Half of Month TBD 12.80% 13.60% 12.00% 14.40% 14.00% 13.60% 11.20% 13.20% 10.80% 11.60% 10.80% 12.40%
CPRS9600-1st Half of Month TBD 9.00% 10.00% 10.50% 11.00% 10.75% 9.50% 8.75% 9.50% 8.50% 7.50% 9.00% 9.50%
CPRS9600-2nd Half of Month TBD 9.75% 10.25% 9.25% 10.75% 11.00% 10.25% 8.50% 10.00% 8.50% 8.75% 8.25% 9.25%
CSX 10.40% 11.60% 10.80% 12.40% 12.00% 11.60% 9.20% 10.80% 9.20% 8.80% 8.80% 10.40% 9.60%
FEC TBD 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.00% 12.00% 12.50% 11.50% 11.50% 12.00% 12.00% 11.00%
FXE 0.00% 9.50% 9.50% 10.00% 10.00% 10.00% 10.00% 5.00% 5.00% 4.50% 3.00% 3.00% 3.00%
IAIS 8.00% 9.00% 8.00% 10.00% 9.00% 9.00% 7.00% 8.00% 7.00% 7.00% 7.00% 8.00% 7.00%
KCS 10.40% 11.60% 10.80% 12.40% 12.00% 11.60% 9.20% 10.80% 9.20% 8.80% 8.80% 10.40% 9.60%
KCS GRAIN 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
KCS Mexico 0.00% 38.50% 38.50% 39.00% 39.00% 39.00% 39.00% 31.50% 32.00% 31.00% 29.00% 29.00% 29.00%
KJRY 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
MNA 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
NECR 10.00% 10.00% 10.00% 12.00% 10.00% 10.00% 8.00% 10.00% 8.00% 8.00% 8.00% 10.00% 8.00%
NS 8003 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
NS64-4 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
NS8004 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
PAL 10.40% 11.60% 10.80% 12.40% 12.00% 11.60% 9.20% 10.80% 9.20% 8.80% 8.80% 10.40% 9.60%
PW 10.40% 11.60% 10.80% 12.40% 12.00% 11.60% 9.20% 10.80% 9.20% 8.80% 8.80% 10.40% 9.60%
SCXF 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
TM 10.40% 11.60% 10.80% 12.40% 12.00% 11.60% 9.20% 10.80% 9.20% 8.80% 8.80% 10.40% 9.60%
UP 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.00% 12.00% 12.50% 11.50% 11.50% 12.00% 12.00% 11.00%
WE 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%

Fuel Trends

Looking for a sense of where rates will be over the next couple of months? Rail carrier fuel surcharge rates are indexed to the 2 months prior price of West Texas Intermediate Crude (WTI) or the On-Highway Diesel Fuel Price (U.S. Monthly Average) (HDF). The rates below are in U.S. dollars.

Diesel Price For Fsc Page May2017
Wti Price For Fsc Page May2017