MONTREAL, March 3 /CNW Telbec/ - Update 5:30 PM - VIA Rail Canada wishes to advise travellers that its Montreal-Toronto train services are expected to be back to normal tomorrow morning, Thursday, March 4th, 2010. While no cancellation or detours are VIA planned, VIA anticipates that there will be some minor delays.
The services have been affected since a Canadian National (CN) freight train derailment on Tuesday near Morrisburg, Ontario, just east of Brockville.
VIA apologizes for any inconvenience caused by this disruption.
For more information on train schedules, or to book a trip, customers can visit VIA's secure Web site at viarail.ca. Passengers also can book their tickets by calling 1 888 VIA-RAIL (1 888 842-7245), or 1 800 268-9503 (TTY for the hearing impaired).
SOURCE VIA Rail Canada Inc.
For further information: For further information: Elizabeth Huart, (514) 871-6119, (514) 887-6119 (cell.); Catherine Kaloutsky, (647) 228-1127