Longueuil, December 19, 2019 - The Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) wishes to inform its users that a special holiday schedule will be in effect on December 24, 25, 26 and 31, 2019, and on January 1 and 2, 2020 for regular transit services, and between December 24, 2019 and January 2, 2020 for paratransit services. The modified schedule will apply to all RTL services.
For the holiday schedule for regular transit services, users can consult the complete brochure, available at rtl-longueuil.qc.ca.
Note that regular trips will be cancelled between December 24, 2019, and January 2, 2020. People wishing to use the paratransit service during this period must make an occasional trip request. The paratransit service will operate on the Saturday schedule, from 6:30 a.m. to 1 a.m.
Shared taxi service
The shared taxi service will operate on the Saturday schedule on December 24, 26 and 31, 2019, and on January 2, 2020, with the exception of lines T22 and T89, which will operate on the weekday schedule. Users of line T77 should consult the holiday schedule.
The service will operate on the Sunday schedule on December 25 and January 1.
The RTL à la demande service will be cancelled on December 25 and 26 and on January 1.
During the holiday period, Customer service will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on weekdays, and from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays and on December 24, 25, 26 and 31, and January 1 and 2.
The lost and found counter at the Longueuil terminal ticket counter will also be open during this period on December 23, 27 and 30, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
Free for children
The RTL offers free rides for children aged 11 and under on the legal holidays, namely December 24, 25, 26 and 31, and January 1 and 2. Children also ride for free on weekends, starting at 6 p.m. on Friday until the end of service on Sunday. A maximum of five children aged 6-11 per adult may ride for free. The RTL also lets children aged 6 and under ride for free at all times with an adult.
Additions and changes as of January 6
Schedule and route changes will take effect on certain lines starting on Monday, January 6, 2020, with a view to improving service. For information about these changes, please see the public notices on the RTL’s website or subscribe to Chrono notifications. For more information about the Chrono app, visit https://www.rtl-longueuil.qc.ca/en-CA/services/chrono/.
The RTL team wishes you a joyful holiday season and a happy, healthy new year!
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.