Snapshot Updates

Snapshot of coupled Alstom Coradia LINT trainsets in testing - May 16, 2022

Two coupled Alstom Coradia LINT trainsets (C4 and C9) were spotted testing near Greenboro. Click Play to view the short video.

Snapshot of Corso Italia Station - July 18, 2022

Snapshot of Dow's Lake Station - July 18, 2022

Snapshot of the Stadler FLIRT trains at Walkley Yard MSF - July 15, 2022

Introducing the Stadler FLIRT, OC Transpo's Newest O-Train Rolling Stock - Join us as we take a look at the exterior, interior, while getting an overview of this exciting new train from the experts. Built in Switzerland, the FLIRT has a proven track record and operated in over 20 countries.

Stage 2 LRT expansion in Ottawa is in full swing, expanding further East, West and South. One of the most exciting elements of Stage 2 is the new rolling stock for O-Train Line 2, the Stadler FLIRT (Fast Light Intercity and Regional Train). 

The official unveiling and first close-up look took place on July 15th, 2022, at the new Walkley Yard MSF (Maintenance and Storage Facility). Join us as we take a look at the exterior, interior, while getting an overview of this exciting new train from the experts. 

Built in Switzerland, the Stadler FLIRT is an established and well traveled model of train, with a proven track record and operated in over 20 countries. O-Train Line 2 has received 7 of these new trains for the expanded line. Featuring a length of 80m (double that of the previous Alstom Coradia LINT), and powered by a unique diesel electric powerpack, these trains are sure to turn heads with their comfort, quiet and smooth operation and high quality.  

Snapshot of Carleton Station - July 13, 2022