OTOL Toronto-Montreal RailFest 2019
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Created 11/26/09; Updated 5/12/19

OTOL Toronto-Montreal RailFest 2019 will be a follow-up trip to our OTOL Toronto RailFest journey in 2004, and our OTOL Montreal RailFest event in the summer of 2006. We will visit some lines and stations in both cities that were not yet in service at that time.

Day 1 (Saturday)
Leave New York City in the morning on a northbound/westbound Amtrak Empire Service train. Arrive at New York State destination that evening. Overnight there.

Day 2 (Sunday)
Leave Upstate New York location on westbound MAPLE LEAF. Arrive Toronto in evening. Overnight in Toronto.

Day 3 (Monday)
GO TRANSIT round trips to Mt. Pleasant and Aurora, followed by UP Express to & from Pearson International Airport, and the people mover at the airport. Overnight in Toronto.

Day 4 (Tuesday)
Ride GO TRANSIT commuter rail to Mt. Joy & back, also Scarborough RT (Line 3), Bloor Danforth subway (Line 2), and the Younge-University subway (Line 1) including newest segment to Vaughan. End day with 510 Spadina Streetcar. Overnight in Toronto.

Day 5 (Wednesday)
Ride branch routes of 504 King Streetcar, then VIA Rail from Toronto to Montreal. Overnight in Montreal.

Day 6 (Thursday)
Ride EXO 6 Deux-Montagnes and EXO 2 St. Jerome Lines, plus some Metro. Overnight in Montreal.

Day 7 (Friday)
Ride EXO 4 Candiac, EXO 3 Mont-Saint-Helaire, and EXO 5 Mascouche Lines. Overnight in Montreal.

Day 8 (Saturday)
Leave Montreal mid-morning on southbound Amtrak ADIRONDACK. Arrive New York City in the evening.



OTOL TORONTO-MONTREAL RAILFEST 2019
GENERAL PAGES
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List of participantsComing soon
Tentative ItineraryUpdated 5/12/19
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OTOL TORONTO-MONTREAL RAILFEST 2019
TORONTO PAGES
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List of Toronto area transit routesUpdated 1/23/18
List of Toronto area commuter routesUpdated 8/6/17
Toronto area linksUpdated 2/4/18


OTOL TORONTO-MONTREAL RAILFEST 2019
MONTREAL PAGES
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List of Montreal area transit routesUpdated 5/12/19
List of Montreal area commuter routesUpdated 5/12/19
Montreal area linksUpdated 7/28/17