Over 73,000 passengers boarded on ION opening weekend

Posted on Monday June 24, 2019

Waterloo Region – Over 73,000 passengers boarded ION light rail during the opening weekend of service.

Service on Friday June 21 ran from noon to 8 p.m. with over 21,500 passengers boarding the system.

On Saturday, with service running from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., over 29,500 passengers boarded the system, while on Sunday, with service from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., over 22,000 passengers boarded.

Regular ION light rail service began today, June 24, with service commencing at 4:36 a.m. and concluding at 1:45 a.m.

 

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For more information please contact:

TJ Flynn Manager, Community Relations, ION, 519-575-4757, ext. 3461 or email tflynn@regionofwaterloo.ca