Pacific National

Australia’s leader in safe, innovative, and sustainable rail freight solutions.
At Pacific National we value safety and we strive to ensure our people go Home Safely Every Day.

Freight is the backbone of the Australian economy.

As Australia’s largest private rail freight operator, Pacific National transports bulk commodities and containerised freight across the length and breadth of Australia.

Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year we handle the millions of tonnes of raw resources, retail goods, manufacturing products, and construction materials that keep Australia’s economy, businesses and households on track.


People employed across the country


Locations from Darwin to Melbourne and from Perth to Port Kembla


Active locomotives

Customer Stories

BHP Billiton Ltd

Working together for an energy solution


A collaboration with a leading global resources company


A unique relationship that works


We believe in attracting and retaining the best talent to keep Pacific National leading Australia’s rail freight industry.

We always have a wide range of positions available so please take some time to explore job opportunities. We want all our employees to reach their potential and enjoy an exciting and rewarding career at Pacific National.

Pacific National's Acknowledgement

Pacific National acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respect to their elders past and present and emerging, and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.