Progressive Railroading


Newsletter Sign Up
Stay updated on news, articles and information for the rail industry

All fields are required.

Rail News Home Rail Industry Trends


Rail News: Rail Industry Trends

VIA Rail reaches 10th year in the Land of the Rising Sun

On March 25, VIA Rail Canada Inc. marked the 10th anniversary of its Tokyo, Japan, sales office.

VIA Rail established the office to promote its service to Japanese travelers. Now, Japanese riders represent one of the top three non-Canadian passenger sources for the railroad.

Last year, VIA Rail carried more than 44,000 Japanese passengers.

Contact Progressive Railroading editorial staff.

More News from 3/28/2005