Sunset at Southwark. The combined VIA Rail Ocean/Chaleur is passing through Southwark Yard at sunset, with downtown Montreal's skyline barely visible in the distance. At right is CN 309, st... (more)
VIA 14/16 pulling out Montreal Central station
The combined "Ocean/Chaleur" heads for the Maritimes and eastern Quebec
Meeting the container train at Saint-Hubert Station.
Heading dual Montreal-Gaspe/Montreal-Halifax train with # 6401 ( "Spiderman 2" ) and # 6405.
"Evangeline Park" at the tail of dual Montreal-Gaspe and Montreal Halifax train.
A view of the setting sun over Montreal, as our train is rushing by St-Hubert Airport soon after leaving St-Lambert, seen from the dome in Skyline 8505.
The Ocean/Chaleur is arriving at Rimouski, more than 8 hours and 10 minutes late, with VIA's first revenue trip of a Renaissance set on the Montreal - Halifax run.
The combined Ocean/Chaleur is crossing the Metis River, with VIA's first revenue trip of a Renaissance set on the Montreal - Halifax run. Consist: 4 engines, 9 Budd Stainless Steel cars (Chaleur) ... (more)
The combined Ocean/Chaleur is leaving Rimouski, 8 hours and 10 minutes late, with VIA's first revenue trip of a Renaissance set on the Montreal - Halifax run. Consist: 4 engines, 9 Budd Stainless ... (more)
The combined Ocean and Chaleur just left St-Lambert with F40PH-2 6431, 6408, 6416 and 6406 leading a 26 car consist.
The Ocean/Chaleur is making it's second station stop at 2:30AM to embark passengers bound for the Maritime Provinces.
With 3 engines and 28 cars, this is one of the longest consist seen on the Ocean and the Chaleur.