Update: VIA Rail Services Between Sarnia and London

TORONTO, July 20, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) wishes to inform its passengers that due to work block between Sarnia and London, exceptionally, alternative transportation will be provided tonight and tomorrow morning between Sarnia and London.

Next trains to operate are:

July 20th

  • #87 scheduled at 17h40 from Toronto to London: regular train service
    #87 scheduled at 21h14 from London to Sarnia: exceptionally, alternate transportation will be provided

July 21st

  • #84 scheduled at 6h10 from Sarnia to London: exceptionally, alternate transportation will be provided
    #84 scheduled at 7h32 from London to Toronto: regular train service
  • #87 scheduled at 17h40 from Toronto to London: regular train service
  • #87 scheduled at 21h14 from London to Sarnia: : exceptionally, alternate transportation will be provided

After July 21st, service between Sarnia and London will resume when VIA rail receives the confirmation from the infrastructure owner that the work is completed and its regular service can resume.

An incident with a freight train yesterday in Strathroy forced VIA Rail to cancel trains operating between Toronto and Sarnia yesterday and this morning.

We regret the inconvenience that this situation may have caused. Customers wishing to change their date of travel may do so at no additional charge by calling 1 888 VIA-RAIL (1 888 842-7245) or 1 800 268-9503 (hearing impaired).

About VIA Rail Canada
As Canada's national rail passenger service, VIA Rail (viarail.ca) and its 2,700 employees are mandated to provide safe, efficient and economical passenger transportation service, in both official languages of our country. VIA Rail operates intercity, regional and transcontinental trains linking over 400 communities across Canada, and safely transports nearly four million passengers annually. The Corporation was awarded seven Safety Awards by the Railway Association of Canada over the last eight years. For more information, visit: www.viarail.ca/en/about-via-rail.

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SOURCE VIA Rail Canada Inc.

For further information: Mariam Diaby, Senior Adviser, Media Relations, VIA Rail Canada, 514-871-6010 - 514-209-0680, Mariam_Diaby@viarail.ca, media@viarail.ca

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