The Trains

Stadler FLIRT

As part of Stage 2 LRT project, new vehicles were needed to increase capacity along the extended Line 2, leading to a new order for seven Stadler FLIRT trainsets to be announced by the City on May 3, 2018. While it is the first time they will be used in Canada, the FLIRT…

Bombardier Talent 643

The Bombardier Talent 643 is a three-car articulated rail train built by Bombardier in Europe. These trains were actually purchased as part of an order with Deutsche Bahn in Germany, and in fact are identical to those operating there, right down to the paint scheme and colours. These trains were…

Alstom Citadis Spirit

The Alstom Citadis Spirit is a four-module light rail vehicle (LRV) built by Alstom. The LRVs were built at Alstom's plant in Hornell, New York, the bogies (wheel trucks) manufactured in Sorel-Tracy, Quebec with the final assembly taking place in Ottawa at the Belfast Yards Maintenance, Storage and Administration facility (also…

Alstom Coradia LINT 41

The Alstom Coradia LINT 41 is a two-car articulated rail train built by Alstom. The acronym LINT is short for "Light Innovative Local Transport rail vehicle". These trains arrived in Ottawa in June 2013, and entered service on March 2, 2015, their entry retiring the original Bombardier Talent trains. OC…

The Yards

Walkley Yard

Walkley Yard is the maintenance and storage facility that services the trains of OC Transpo's O-Train Trillium Line (Line 2). It is located just northeast of Greenboro Station. Walkley Yard was originally a CN Rail facility built in 1955 that the City of Ottawa has been leasing since the O-Train first…

Moodie Yard

Moodie Yard is the light maintenance and storage facility for the trains used on the Confederation Line. It is located adjacent to highway 417 between Moodie and Eagleson approaching Kanata.Moodie Light Maintenance and Storage Facility (LMSF) will provide additional vehicle storage and perform light maintenance programs such as seat repairs,…

Belfast Yard

Belfast Yard is the maintenance and storage facility for the trains used on the Confederation Line. It is located just across from the Trainyards Shopping Plaza along Belfast Road and can be accessed by tracks connecting to the Confederation Line in between Tremblay and St. Laurent Stations. This facility is…