SPRING SERVICE CHANGES AT THE RTL
Longueuil, March 26, 2019 - The Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) wishes to inform users of changes made to the schedules and routes of certain lines in the aim of improving service.
The following changes will take effect on April 1:
- Two new departures will be added early Saturday evening to line 8 from the Longueuil terminal;
- During the weekday morning rush hour, a new departure will be added to lines 20, 75, 144 and to school line 506. During the weekday afternoon rush hour, a new departure will be added to line 25, and one departure on line 80 from the Longueuil terminal will be converted into a departure on line 180 toward the Cours Géorgiennes sector;
- As it has been doing since February, line 20 in the direction of sector B will take Route 132, except for between 6:50 a.m. and 9:00 a.m.;
- Certain adjustments will be made to the route times on lines 41, 43 and 54 during the week, and on Saturdays and Sundays; on lines 47 and 49 on Saturdays and Sundays; and on lines 123 and 683 during the week;
- The shared taxi service line T48 will now operate every 30 minutes instead of hourly, and line T23 will be extended along boulevard Vauquelin. The route time will be adjusted accordingly;
- The routes for lines 39, 90 and 132 will be changed because of construction on the REM. The schedules will be adjusted accordingly.
“We hope these changes, which are based on comments received from our users, will make commuting easier for the residents of the various sectors affected, whether they are travelling to work, school or otherwise,” stated Pierre Brodeur, Chairman of the RTL Board of Directors.
For full details of the changes made to schedules and routes, see the notice to users on the RTL website at http://www.rtl-longueuil.qc.ca/en-CA. To better plan their trips, users can also follow our Twitter feed (@RTL_Info) or subscribe to Chrono notifications. For more information about the Chrono app, visit http://www.rtl-longueuil.qc.ca/chrono
About the RTL
The Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) is the main transit provider for individuals within the five cities that comprise the Agglomération de Longueuil.
The third-largest public transit organization in Québec, the RTL operates a network of 793 kilometres. With some 1,100 employees, the RTL is a major employer that contributes to the economic vitality of the region. The RTL is the tenth best employer in Canada in 2019 according to Forbes.
Ever receptive to its users, the RTL plays a key role in the lives of the people and the communities it serves by providing solutions that are efficient, innovative, and adapted to the evolving needs
of its clientele. Improving quality of life for the citizens of the Agglomération de Longueuil is a top priority for the RTL.