About UTU

We are the United Transportation Union (UTU), an AFL-CIO affiliate headquartered in the Cleveland suburb of North Olmsted, Ohio. We are a broad-based, transportation labor union representing about 125,000 active and retired railroad, bus and mass transit workers in the United States and Canada.

To find out more about the UTU, please select one of the links below:

About the UTU Your Union Dollar Join the UTU RRB Railroad Job Listings

To learn more about the United Transportation Union and the history of the UTU, click on one of the links below.

About the UTU

The History of the UTU and the American Labor Movement

UTU Publications and Videos

There are several different union divisions to which UTU members pay dues. To understand how your dues dollars are divided and why they are important, click below.

Your Union Dollar (PDF)

Why Are Your Dues Important? (PDF)

If you would like an application to join the UTU, or to have your membership in the UTU reinstated, select from the links below to download the proper form in PDF format.

SMART TD Membership Application

Application for Re-admission

The link above will take you to the Railroad Retirement Board’s (RRB) railroad job list. The list provides information about job vacancies reported to the RRB’s field offices.

RRB Railroad Job Listings