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Let the stunning views
come to you
Leave the city centre behind and glide through gentle prairie fields, rugged lake country and picturesque towns to the snowy peaks of the majestic Rockies.
kilometres 4 nights /
4 days Prestige,
and Economy Class
IMPORTANT NOTICE - SERVICE MODIFICATIONS
VIA Rail is pleased to announce the gradual return to service in Western Canada. Beginning Friday, December 11, 2020, intercity transportation will be offered exclusively between Winnipeg and Vancouver.
After a very thorough evaluation of our health and safety protocols, including physical distancing measures, enhanced air ventilation systems, and improved measures for passenger access and the protection of our employees, one weekly round-trip will be offered on this portion of the Canadian route. More details on our schedule.
Both Sleeper Plus (cabins for 1 and cabins for 2 only) and Economy classes will be offered, but Prestige class will not be available.
Passengers will be required to remain in their cabin and assigned seat.
Passengers will be required to wear their mask at all times in stations and on board the trains, except when in an enclosed space such as a cabin or shower facility, or temporarily when eating or drinking (passengers are required to put their mask back on immediately afterwards).
The Dining car will be open to Sleeper Plus passengers for breakfast and dinner. A reservation system will be in place to allow and control access. Lunch will be provided in-cabin only and will have to be eaten in cabins. The menu and bar service have been modified.
A new at-seat food cart service will be offered in Economy class. The menu and bar service have been modified.
Park car and Skyline
Unfortunately, the Park car and Skyline car (lounge/dome cars) will not be accessible to any passengers.
Activities and entertainment (including music) have been cancelled.
Sleeper Plus class passengers will be able to access to the common showers by reserving a time slot. Showers will be sanitized after each use.
Please note that in the event of major changes related to the health crisis, VIA Rail will revise its service offering (including dining options) according to the latest developments.
Ticket prices will reflect the service offering. Also, passengers with existing reservations on The Canadian will be contacted shortly by phone and email.
Guest directory Economy Class PDF 574 KB Accessible version(Guest directory for passengers in Economy class) PDF 112 Kb
Guest directory Sleeper Plus PDF 566 KB Accessible version(Guest directory for passengers in Sleeper Plus class) PDF 124 Kb
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