You may be entitled to an 8.5 percent discount from VIA Rail. If your institution is located in a region served by VIA Rail, a discount code along with instructions on how to create a VIA Rail profile, and a letter enabling you to use the discount code will be provided in your institution’s information package. Contact information for Via Rail: 1-888-842-7245.
If you’d like assistance booking travel arrangements, you may speak to a Flight Centre travel agent dedicated to Explore travellers. The Flight Centre agent can help you book and manage travel for rail, car, flights, and lodging. You will be given an emergency number that is accessible 24/7 in case of disruptions during travel. There is a $25 booking fee for any airfare. However, there is no cost for hotel reservations or car rentals. Contact information for Flight Centre: Isabelle Forget i[email protected] or 1-613-724-3174.
Please note that the Corporation of the Council of Ministers of Education, Canada, the provinces and territories, and Canadian Heritage and its officers and employees are not responsible for any travel-related questions or issues.