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List of Transportation Companies

List of the top transportation companies in the world, listed by their prominence with corporate logos when available. This list of major transportation companies includes the largest and most profitable transportation businesses, corporations, agencies, vendors and firms in the world. If you are wondering what the biggest transportation companies are, then this list has you covered. This list includes the most famous transportation companies in the industry, so if you're thinking of working in the transportation industry you might want to look to these companies for jobs. This list includes names of both small and big transportation businesses.

List ranges from Delta Air Lines to United Airlines, plus much more.

This list answers the questions, "What are the biggest transportation companies in the world?" and "What are the most successful transportation companies?"
  • 1
    Airline, Transportation
    ACE Aviation Holdings Inc. is a Canadian holding company that is the former parent company of Air Canada. It is headquartered in Montreal.  ...more
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    Airline, Transportation
    Aerovías de México, S.A. de C.V, operating as AeroMéxico, is the flag carrier airline of Mexico based in Mexico City. It operates scheduled services to more than 56 destinations in Mexico; North,  ...more
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    Logistics, Transportation
    Aeropost International Services, Inc. is a Miami based company with over twenty years of experience in the mail and package forwarding business. Our Miami Hub in conjunction with our partners  ...more
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    Airline, Transportation
    Air Canada is the flag carrier and largest airline of Canada. The airline, founded in 1936, provides scheduled and charter air transport for passengers and cargo to 178 destinations worldwide. It is  ...more
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    Logistics, Transportation
    Airborne Express was an express delivery company and cargo airline. Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, its hub was at Wilmington, Ohio. Airborne was founded as the Airborne Flower Traffic  ...more
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    Airgas, Inc., headquartered in Radnor Township, Pennsylvania, through its subsidiaries, is the largest U.S. distributor of industrial, medical and specialty gases, and hardgoods.  ...more
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    Algoma Central

    The Algoma Central Corporation is the result of a reorganization of the Algoma Central Railway in 1990. The company claims assets in excess of $400 million and revenue of $280 million. Corporate  ...more
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    Airline, Transportation
    American Airlines, Inc. is a major United States airline. It operates an extensive international and U.S. domestic network, with scheduled flights throughout North America, the Caribbean, South  ...more
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    Transportation, Water Transportation
    The American River Transportation Company is a subsidiary of the Archer Daniels Midland company. ARTCO manages the transportation of ADM products along the Mississippi River, Ohio River, and Illinois  ...more
  • 10
    Logistics, Transportation
    Aramex is an international express, mail delivery and logistics services company based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The company was founded by Jordanian Fadi Ghandour and Bill Kingson in 1982. It  ...more
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    ATA Airlines

    Airline, Transportation
    ATA Airlines, Inc. – formerly known as American Trans Air – was an American low-cost scheduled service and charter airline based in Indianapolis, Indiana. ATA operated scheduled passenger flights  ...more
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    Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway

    The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway, often abbreviated to Santa Fe or AT&SF, was one of the larger railroads in the United States. Chartered in February 1859, the railroad reached the  ...more
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    Transportation, Automotive Equipment Rental and Leasing
    Avis Budget Group, Inc. is the parent company of Avis Rent a Car System, Budget Rent a Car, Budget Truck Rental, Payless Car Rental and Zipcar. The company's headquarters are located in  ...more
  • 14
    Transportation, Car rental
    Avis Rent a Car System, LLC, better known as Avis, is an American car rental company headquartered in Parsippany-Troy Hills, New Jersey, United States. Avis, Budget Rent a Car and Budget Truck Rental  ...more
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    Bay Ferries

    Bay Ferries Limited, referred to simply as Bay Ferries, is a ferry company operating in eastern Canada and is headquartered in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. It is a subsidiary of  ...more
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    Bay Ferries Great Lakes

    Bay Ferries Great Lakes was a marketing name used by Bay Ferries Management Limited, a subsidiary of Northumberland Ferries Limited. In February 2005 Rochester Ferry Company LLC, a subsidiary of the  ...more
  • 17
    Advertising, Logistics
    BorderJump makes it easy to do business internationally. Based in the United States, with offices in Nashville, Miami, San José, and London, BorderJump helps open markets in over 200 countries around  ...more
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    Bradshaw Mountain Railroad

    The Bradshaw Mountain Railroad was a subsidiary of the Santa Fe, Prescott and Phoenix Railway in Arizona. The 35.65-mile railroad was built to serve the mines in the Bradshaw Mountains. The railroad  ...more
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    Burlington Northern Railroad

    The Burlington Northern Railroad was a United States-based railroad company formed from a merger of four major U.S. railroads. Burlington Northern operated between 1970 and 1996. Its historical  ...more
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    BNSF Railway

    Rail transport, Transportation
    BNSF Railway is a 2013 Telly Award winner.  ...more
  • 21

    Bus Éireann

    Bus Éireann is a bus and coach operator providing services throughout Ireland with the exception of the Dublin Region, which are provided by Dublin Bus. It is a subsidiary of Córas Iompair Éireann.  ...more
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    California Southern Railroad

    The California Southern Railroad was a subsidiary railroad of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway in Southern California. It was organized July 10, 1880, and chartered on October 23, 1880, to  ...more
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    Canadian American Transportation Systems, or "CATS", was a company based in Rochester, New York which initiated a passenger/vehicle ferry service on Lake Ontario, connecting Rochester with  ...more
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    Rail transport, Transportation
    The Canadian National Railway Company is a Canadian Class I railway headquartered in Montreal, Quebec that serves Canada and the Midwestern and Southern United States. CN's slogan is "North America's  ...more
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    Canadian Pacific Railway Limited

    The Canadian Pacific Railway, formerly also known as CP Rail between 1968 and 1996, is a historic Canadian Class I rail carrier founded in 1881 and now operated by Canadian Pacific Railway Limited,  ...more