VIA Rail Canada Announces The Resumption of the Winnipeg to Toronto Portion of the Canadian

VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) announces that it will be providing additional essential intercity transportation options by resuming the Toronto to Winnipeg portion of the Canadian which will enable one full round-trip per week starting May 17, 2021.

Route Service
Vancouver-Toronto One weekly full trip starting May 17
Toronto-Vancouver One weekly full trip starting May 23


The resumption was made possible following a thorough evaluation of VIA Rail’s health and safety protocols, including physical distancing measures, enhanced air ventilation system, and improved measures for passenger access and the protection of its employees. More details regarding health and safety measures as well as the modified services offered on board the Canadian are available on VIA Rail’s website

-via Press Release

This article was posted on: April 13, 2021