Supporting Canadian communities
We're building connections in the communities we serve that go beyond simply travelling to a destination. We’re working with and for Canadians to forge strong partnerships and to act where it matters most to you. We proudly carry on this tradition across the country. We support causes that enable communities to become more inclusive and more sustainable.
Operation Come Home makes a positive impact on the lives of families who are desperately trying to get their children home, to whom VIA Rail provides train travel options.
Dedicated to celebrating both official languages, VIA Rail takes part in many events, including the Rendez-vous de la Francophonie.
As the "Official Transporter of Quebec Entrepreneurs", we are proud contributors to Femmessor's mission, that of supporting the development of female entrepreneurship.
VIA Rail has been installing beehives on station rooftops in Vancouver, Winnipeg, Ottawa and Québec City, in order to contribute to the development of greener cities.Read more
We’re proud to take part in initiatives across Canada
Want us to get involved in a local project? Let us know how we can make a difference in your community.
Sponsorships and other partnerships
We work with a broad array of organizations to create mutual value, increase social benefits and help Canadian culture shine.
Artists on board Program
We give local artists the opportunity to perform on board, creating a unique experience for passengers.
As a result of reduced operations, changes to our services and implemented preventive health measures, the Artists on board Program is currently suspended until further notice.