MONTREAL, May 31, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - VIA Rail Canada wishes to advise travellers that trains operating over CP tracks, that were replaced by alternatie transportation during the strike at CP, will return to normal operations as follows.
|Ottawa - Brockville: Friday, June 1 *|
|* Except Train 41 leaving Ottawa at 5:30am - still replaced by bus service|
|White River - Sudbury: Saturday, June 2|
About VIA Rail Canada
As Canada's national rail passenger service, VIA Rail Canada's (www.viarail.ca) mandate is to provide efficient, more environmentally sustainable and cost-effective passenger transportation, in the country's two official languages. Every week, VIA operates intercity, transcontinental and regional trains linking 450 communities across its 12,500 kilometres route network. The demand for VIA services is growing as travellers increasingly turn to train travel as a safe, hassle-free and environmentally responsible alternative to congested roads and airports. Winner of the 2011 RAC Safety Award, VIA transports over four million passengers annually.
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