Nightly service adjustments during scheduled maintenance on O-Train Line 1

Published on
August 9, 2022
Parking, roads, traffic and transit

O-Train Line 1 will undergo proactive maintenance from Friday, August 12 until Thursday, August 25 and will close early most evenings and reopen at regularly scheduled times the following mornings. Over the two-week maintenance period, work will be done in segments along the entire alignment and R1 replacement bus service will run, when necessary, to match regular train frequency.

  • From Friday, August 12 to Monday, August 15, the full line will close at 8 pm each night. R1 service will run the full line and match regular train frequency.
  • On Tuesday, August 16 starting at 8 pm, regular train service will run between St-Laurent Station and Tunney’s Pasture Station, and single-track train service will run between St-Laurent Station and Blair Station every 15 minutes. R1 service will not run as train service will be available along the entire line.
  • On Wednesday, August 17 and Thursday, August 18, there is regular planned service with no service adjustments.
  • On Friday, August 19 starting at 8 pm, regular train service will run between Lyon Station and Blair Station, and single-track service will run between Tunney’s Pasture Station and Lyon Station every 15 minutes. R1 service will not run as train service will be available along the entire line.
  • On Saturday, August 20 the full line will close at 9 pm. R1 service will run the full line and match regular train frequency.
  • From Sunday, August 21 until Thursday, August 25, the full line will close at 8 pm each night. R1 service will run the full line and match regular train frequency.

Annual maintenance ensures the long-term reliability of the system. This year’s scheduled maintenance will improve ride quality and customer comfort.

Customers can visit octranspo.com for travel planning assistance or call 613-560-5000. Schedules are available by calling 613-560-5000 or texting 560560 plus the bus stop number. As well, OC Transpo staff will be roaming the system and available to assist customers throughout the duration of the temporary service closures.

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