Enhanced Experience for All

With new trains, more frequent departures and shorter travel times, HFR will be reliable, safe, accessible and enjoyable. The HFR project will improve connections and provide social and economic opportunities for Canadians by creating greater access to jobs, education and affordable housing.



More accessible stations


More jobs


Safe intercity journeys

The HFR project will:


Make travel in Canada’s most densely populated region more enjoyable and convenient by providing modern intercity rail between Toronto and Québec City.


Set new standards in passenger experience with a brand-new, accessible, eco-friendly and modern fleet of passenger trains.


More opportunities to get you to where you want to be with more frequent departures and reduced travel times on dedicated passenger tracks.


Bring frequent, faster and reliable rail to more people.


Connections to public transit, roadways and airports.


Provide a safe alternative to car travel, with state-of-the-art technology.


Offer more lifestyle options for students, seniors or anyone who wants to get onboard HFR.

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Frequently Asked Questions

We know you have questions about HFR. Read our FAQ to get answers to the most asked-about topics.

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Public Engagement

We wish to build and sustain effective relationships based on mutual respect and trust with communities. Our engagement activities are just getting started.

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Indigenous Engagement

Input from Indigenous Peoples is essential to the success of HFR. The HFR Team is committed to creating and sustaining constructive dialogue and nation-to-nation relationships with Indigenous Peoples.

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