VIA Rail Resumes Service Between Ottawa-Montréal-Québec City
Anna Kroupina, Open Jaw
VIA Rail Canada says it is planning to resume full services between Québec City – Montréal – Ottawa beginning this morning, 24FEB. Trains 26 and 28 from Ottawa to Québec City resumed service on 23FEB.
VIA Rail is reaching out directly to passengers with reservations to update them on the latest developments. All other passengers are encouraged to visit theVIARail website for more information.
As of 22FEB, 723 trains have been cancelled because of the blockades, according to the rail company, and more than 127 000 passengers have been affected.
Here is a summary of VIA's route resumption in service as of 24FEB:
A number of routes remain cancelled for the time being, including:
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