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 Sep 17 Aug 17 Jul 17 Jun 17 May 17 Apr 17 Mar 17 Feb 17 Jan 17 Dec 16 Nov 16 Oct 16 Sep 16
BNSF Mileage Based $0.32 $0.32 $0.33 $0.34 $0.33 $0.33 $0.34 $0.32 $0.30 $0.31 $0.29 $0.28 $0.29
BNSFM2 ($2.50 strike price) $0.00 $0.01 $0.02 $0.03 $0.02 $0.02 $0.03 $0.01 $(0.01) $(0.01) $(0.02) $(0.03) $(0.02)
BPRR 9502 $0.042 $0.048 $0.054 $0.060 $0.054 $0.054 $0.060 $0.048 $0.030 $0.036 $0.024 $0.012 $0.024
CFE 9002 $0.20 $0.20 $0.21 $0.22 $0.21 $0.21 $0.22 $0.20 $0.17 $0.18 $0.16 $0.14 $0.16
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 $0.26 $0.26 $0.27 $0.29 $0.27 $0.27 $0.29 $0.26 $0.22 $0.24 $0.20 $0.19 $0.20
CIC $0.13 $0.13 $0.15 $0.15 $0.14 $0.15 $0.15 $0.13 $0.11 $0.12 $0.10 $0.09 $0.11
CN 7403 Bulk $0.0403 $0.0460 $0.0518 $0.0575 $0.0518 $0.0518 $0.0575 $0.0460 $0.0288 $0.0345 $0.0230 $0.0115 $0.0230
CN 7403 Carload $0.0420 $0.0480 $0.0540 $0.0600 $0.0540 $0.0540 $0.0600 $0.0480 $0.0300 $0.0360 $0.0240 $0.0120 $0.0240
CPRS9700 Bulk 1st Half of Month TBD $0.0500 $0.0700 $0.0700 $0.0650 $0.0700 $0.0650 $0.0750 $0.0450 $0.0500 $0.0350 $0.0350 $0.0200
CPRS9700 Bulk 2nd Half of Month TBD $0.0550 $0.0550 $0.0650 $0.0750 $0.0650 $0.0700 $0.0700 $0.0600 $0.0400 $0.0500 $0.0350 $0.0200
CPRS9700 Carload 1st Half of Month TBD $0.0550 $0.0750 $0.0750 $0.070 $0.0750 $0.0750 $0.0800 $0.0500 $0.0550 $0.0400 $0.0400 $0.0200
CPRS9700 Carload 2nd Half of Month TBD $0.0600 $0.0600 $0.0700 $0.080 $0.0700 $0.0750 $0.0750 $0.0650 $0.0450 $0.0550 $0.0350 $0.0250
CSX 8661 $0.13 $0.13 $0.15 $0.15 $0.14 $0.15 $0.15 $0.13 $0.11 $0.12 $0.10 $0.09 $0.11
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 $0.13 $0.13 $0.15 $0.15 $0.14 $0.15 $0.15 $0.13 $0.11 $0.12 $0.10 $0.09 $0.11
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 $0.17 $0.18 $0.19 $0.20 $0.19 $0.19 $0.20 $0.18 $0.15 $0.16 $0.14 $0.12 $0.14
KCS $0.09 $0.10 $0.11 $0.12 $0.11 $0.11 $0.12 $0.10 $0.08 $0.08 $0.07 $0.06 $0.07
KYLEM $0.05 $0.05 $0.06 $0.07 $0.06 $0.06 $0.07 $0.05 $0.03 $0.04 $0.02 $0.01 $0.02
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 $0.32 $0.32 $0.33 $0.35 $0.33 $0.33 $0.35 $0.32 $0.29 $0.30 $0.28 $0.26 $0.28
NECR $0.21 $0.21 $0.22 $0.24 $0.22 $0.22 $0.24 $0.21 $0.18 $0.19 $0.17 $0.15 $0.17
NS-M-C-S819 $0.00 $0.01 $0.02 $0.02 $0.02 $0.02 $0.02  $0.01
NYSW $0.13 $0.13 $0.15 $0.15 $0.14 $0.15 $0.15 $0.13 $0.11 $0.12 $0.10 $0.09 $0.11
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 $0.13 $0.13 $0.15 $0.15 $0.14 $0.15 $0.15 $0.13 $0.11 $0.12 $0.10 $0.09 $0.11
TPW $0.26 $0.26 $0.28 $0.29 $0.28 $0.28 $0.29 $0.26 $0.23 $0.24 $0.21 $0.19 $0.21
UP $0.08 $0.09 $0.10 $0.10 $0.10 $0.10 $0.10 $0.09 $0.07 $0.08 $0.06 $0.06 $0.07
WEM $0.13 $0.13 $0.15 $0.15 $0.14 $0.15 $0.15 $0.13 $0.11 $0.12 $0.10 $0.09 $0.11
WSORM $0.19 $0.20 $0.21 $0.21 $0.21 $0.21 $0.21 $0.20 $0.18 $0.19 $0.17 $0.17 $0.18

Percentage Based Fuel Surcharges

Fuel Surcharge Sep 17 Aug 17 Jul 17 Jun 17 May 17 Apr 17 Mar 17 Feb 17 Jan 17 Dec 16 Nov 16 Oct 16 Sep 16
BNSF 12.50% 13.00% 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.00% 12.00% 12.50% 11.50% 11.50% 12.00%
BNSF2 ($2.50 strike price) 0.00% 0.50% 1.00% 1.00% 1.00% 1.00% 1.00% 0.50% -0.50% 0.00% -1.00% -1.00% -0.50%
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 9.60% 9.20% 10.40% 11.60% 10.80% 12.40% 12.00% 11.60% 9.20% 10.80% 9.20% 8.80% 8.80%
CPRS9000-1st Half of Month TBD 11.20% 12.00% 12.00% 13.20% 14.00% 14.40% 14.00% 12.80% 11.20% 12.40% 11.20% 9.60%
CPRS9000-2nd Half of Month TBD 11.60% 10.80% 12.80% 13.60% 12.00% 14.40% 14.00% 13.60% 11.20% 13.20% 10.80% 11.60%
CPRS9600-1st Half of Month TBD 9.00% 9.00% 9.00% 10.00% 10.50% 11.00% 10.75% 9.50% 8.75% 9.50% 8.50% 7.50%
CPRS9600-2nd Half of Month TBD 9.25% 8.25% 9.75% 10.25% 9.25% 10.75% 11.00% 10.25% 8.50% 10.00% 8.50% 8.75%
CSX 9.60% 9.20% 10.40% 11.60% 10.80% 12.40% 12.00% 11.60% 9.20% 10.80% 9.20% 8.80% 8.80%
FEC TBD 13.00% 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.00% 12.00% 12.50% 11.50% 11.50% 12.00%
FXE 0.00% 9.00% 9.00% 9.50% 9.50% 10.00% 10.00% 10.00% 10.00% 5.00% 5.00% 4.50% 3.00%
IAIS 7.00% 7.00% 8.00% 9.00% 8.00% 10.00% 9.00% 9.00% 7.00% 8.00% 7.00% 7.00% 7.00%
KCS 9.60% 9.20% 10.40% 11.60% 10.80% 12.40% 12.00% 11.60% 9.20% 10.80% 9.20% 8.80% 8.80%
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% 37.50% 38.00% 38.50% 38.50% 39.00% 39.00% 39.00% 39.00% 31.50% 32.00% 31.00% 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 8.00% 8.00% 10.00% 10.00% 10.00% 12.00% 10.00% 10.00% 8.00% 10.00% 8.00% 8.00% 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 9.60% 9.20% 10.40% 11.60% 10.80% 12.40% 12.00% 11.60% 9.20% 10.80% 9.20% 8.80% 8.80%
PW 9.60% 9.20% 10.40% 11.60% 10.80% 12.40% 12.00% 11.60% 9.20% 10.80% 9.20% 8.80% 8.80%
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 9.60% 9.20% 10.40% 11.60% 10.80% 12.40% 12.00% 11.60% 9.20% 10.80% 9.20% 8.80% 8.80%
UP 12.50% 13.00% 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.00% 12.00% 12.50% 11.50% 11.50% 12.00%
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 Jun2017
Wti Price For Fsc Page June2017