VIA Rail Increasing Frequency In Québec-Windsor Corridor On 01SEP

Anna Kroupina, Open Jaw

Citing increased demand, VIA Rail Canada is bumping up a number of daily frequencies in the Québec-Windsor Corridor starting 01SEP, restoring services to close to 50% of the usual offering. 

"We are very pleased to announce today an important milestone in our efforts to resume our services," said Cynthia Garneau, President and CEO. "This represents our biggest addition of frequencies in the Corridor since the start of the pandemic. This initiative prioritizes the health and safety of our employees and passengers, balancing the possible service offerings and the recommendations issued by public health authorities in the context of the ongoing situation." 

VIA Rail says it is still working towards a return to service in NOV for the Ocean and the Canadian trains. Regional services will maintain their current service for the time being. 

Here is a summary of services restarting 01SEP:



VIA Rail says it will contact all passengers whose reservations are affected by this new schedule. 

Click here for the most up-to-date service schedule.

Anna Kroupina

Anna Kroupina Journalist

Anna is OJ's newest member and she joins the team as a writer/reporter. She co-writes the daily news and covers events. Although she's new to the industry, pursuing a career path in travel/tourism has been a goal since her first family road trip to the Florida Keys sparked a desire to discover the world and this exhilarating, fast-paced industry.

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