Travel Advisory - VIA Rail trains between Sarnia and Toronto cancelled

TORONTO, July 19, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) wishes to inform its travellers that trains #84 and #87 are cancelled between Toronto and Sarnia until Friday, July 21st, due to an incident involving a freight train. On July 20th and 21st, trains #84 and #87 will operate between Toronto and London.

The following trains are cancelled:

July 19th

  • #84 scheduled at 6h10 from Sarnia to Toronto
  • #87 scheduled at 17h40 from Toronto to Sarnia

July 20th

  • #84 scheduled at 6h10 from Sarnia to Toronto
  • #87 scheduled at 21h14 from London to Sarnia

July 21st

  • #84 scheduled at 6h10 from Sarnia to London

VIA Rail is communicating with customers who have reservations on the impacted trains. We regret the inconvenience that this situation may cause and thank our customers for their understanding. Customers wishing to can contact VIA Rail 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 ( 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:

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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,,


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