Spectacular End of Season Discounts Add Lustre to Fall Foliage
MONTREAL, Oct. 10 /CNW/ - VIA Rail Canada's Ocean and Chaleur trains are
offering attractive end-of-season discounts in Comfort Sleeper and economy
class, and there's still time to enjoy some fall colours along the way. Until
October 31, 2007, customers can purchase reduced-price tickets for trips
taking place, no later than December 19, 2007.
Travellers can take advantage of discounts as high as 50% on VIA's
Montréal-Halifax (Ocean) or Montréal-Gaspé (Chaleur) trains. Tickets must be
purchased no later than October 31, 2007. Space is subject to availability and
some conditions do apply.
Fall is the perfect time of year to admire Canada's friendly eastern
shores and the wooded coast of New Brunswick aboard the Ocean. And nature
lovers will be captivated by the many grandiose landscapes: the Matapédia
Valley, Chaleur Bay and Gaspé Peninsula as they unfold while travelling on the
For information on fall savings on VIA's Ocean and Chaleur services,
For tour programs that showcase VIA services including the Ocean and
Chaleur service, visit www.viarail.ca/packages. To purchase tickets or for
more information on all of VIA's fares and products, please visit viarail.ca,
call 888-VIA-RAIL (888-842-7245), TTY (800-268-9503) or contact your travel
As Canada's national passenger rail service, VIA Rail Canada's mandate is
to provide efficient and cost effective passenger transportation services.
Serving more than 450 communities across Canada, demand for rail services
continues to grow as more Canadians turn to train travel as a safe and
convenient travel choice.
For further information:
For further information: VIA Media Contact: Catherine Kaloutsky, (416)