MONTRÉAL, Sept. 13, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) wishes to inform its customers that over the next weeks, while infrastructure work is being performed by the host railway, its westbound train (#185) travelling from Sudbury to White River, Ontario, will be operating under a temporary schedule.
Train #185 | Sudbury - White River: From September 15 to October 16, 2018, the VIA Rail train will leave Sudbury two hours earlier (7 a.m. instead of 9 a.m.) and arrive at White River at 3:05 p.m. instead of 5:05 p.m.
This situation will not have any impact on the schedule of eastbound trains travelling from White River and Sudbury (#186).
VIA Rail is communicating with customers who have reservations for trips on the impacted trains. Customers wishing to get a refund or change their date of travel may do so at no additional charge by calling VIA Customer Center at 1-888-VIA-RAIL (1-888 842-7245), TTY 800-268-9503 (deaf or hard of hearing).
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As Canada's national rail passenger service, VIA Rail (viarail.ca) and all its 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 about 180 more communities through intermodal partnerships, and safely transports nearly 4.4 million passengers annually. The Corporation has been awarded five Safety Awards and three Environment Awards by the Railway Association of Canada since 2007. Visit the "About VIA Rail" section at: www.viarail.ca/en/about-via-rail.
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For further information: Mylène Bélanger, Media Relations, VIA Rail Canada, 1-877-393-8787, [email protected]