MONTREAL, Dec. 21, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Despite Environment Canada's snow
storm forecasts for Eastern Ontario and the Province of Quebec, VIA
Rail Canada will operate according to its regular schedule this Friday,
December 21st and Saturday, December 22nd. VIA Rail advises Canadians to use caution when traveling.
Information about the schedules will be updated when necessary on VIA
Rail's Facebook and Twitter pages @VIA_rail. Arrival and departure status information is available online for the
Quebec City - Windsor corridor at Reservia.VIARail.ca.
For more information regarding VIA Rail's schedules or to book a train
ticket, travelers can visit viarail.ca or dial 1 888 VIA RAIL (1 888 842 7245).
About VIA Rail Canada
As Canada's national rail passenger service, VIA Rail Canada's (www.viarail.ca) mandate is to provide safe, efficient, cost-effective passenger
transportation in the country's two official languages. VIA operates
intercity, regional and transcontinental trains linking 450 communities
across its 12,500-kilometer route network. Recipient of the RAC's
Safety Award in 2012 for the 11th time in 12 years, and of the 2012 Agent's Choice Award voted on by
Canadian travel agents and presented by Baxter Travel Media, VIA safely
transports over four million passengers annually. Since 2007, the
Government of Canada has provided VIA Rail with nearly one billion
dollars in capital investment funding. Follow the evolution of current
projects at viarail.ca/TransformerVIA.
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SOURCE: VIA RAIL CANADA INC.
For further information:
Senior Media Relations Advisor
VIA Rail Canada
514-871-6137 | 1-877-393-8787