Ottawa's Rail Enthusiasts


Welcome

O-Train Fans is a railfan operated enthusiast website, with the aim of showcasing the O-Train rail transitnetwork operated in Ottawa, Ontario. O-Train Fans aims to highlight all the unique features of the O-Train system, from its stations, to the rolling stock and more. Our site also features informational videos with key people in the city where we get first hand information on the O-Train straight from the source. We invite you to please check back frequently as new content is added regularly.
 

Welcome

O-Train Fans is a railfan operated enthusiast website, with the aim of showcasing the O-Train rail transit network operated in Ottawa, Ontario. O-Train Fans aims to highlight all the unique features of the O-Train system, from its stations, to the rolling stock and more. Our site also features informational videos with key people in the city where we get first hand information on the O-Train straight from the source. We invite you to please check back frequently as new content is added regularly.
 

The Latest

Information: O-Train Service Interruption of January 16, 2020

The City of Ottawa released this overview to accompany today's press conference on the service interruption that occurred today at…

Snapshot of Leitrim Station - January 8, 2020

In this snapshot update for Stage 2 LRT, we take a look at Leitrim Station, along the Trillium Line South…

Snapshot of Uplands Station - January 8, 2020

In this snapshot update for Stage 2 LRT, we take a look at Uplands Station, along the Trillium Line South…

Snapshot of South Keys Station - January 8, 2020

In this snapshot update for Stage 2 LRT, we take a look at South Keys Station, along the Trillium Line…

Snapshot of Walkley Station - January 8, 2020

 In this snapshot update for Stage 2 LRT, we take a look at Walkley Station, along the Trillium Line South…

Snapshot of Gladstone Station - January 8, 2020

In this snapshot update for Stage 2 LRT, we take a look at Gladstone Station, along the Trillium Line South…

Memo: LRT Service Update for New Year's Eve

Please see the below update regarding LRT Service for New Year's Eve.Mayor, Members of Council, Members of the Transit Commission,This…

Special Transit Commission meeting - December 18, 2019

The Transit Comission received a special status update on the O-Train Line 1: Confederation Line, as well as the resulting…

Featured Content

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…

Alstom Coradia LINT 41

The trainsets being transported by ship. (Photo Credit : Alstom Transport / Agathe Alcaras) ‚ÄčThe Alstom Coradia LINT 41 is a two-car articulated rail train…

Behind the Scenes : Alstom Citadis Spirit simulator

O-Train Fans goes Behind the Scenes at OC Transpo's operator training centre to explore the Alstom Citadis Spirit simulator. Learn about how the LRV is…

Behind the Scenes : Alstom Coradia LINT simulator

O-Train Fans goes Behind the Scenes at OC Transpo's operator training centre to explore the Alstom Coradia LINT simulator. Learn about how the O-Train is…

Behind the Scenes : Walkley Yard - Maintenance and Storage Facility

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…

Confederation Line - Simulated Run from Blair to Tunney's Pasture

O-Train Fans takes a ride on the Confederation Line, courtesy of OC Transpo's operator training simulator. On this less than 24 minute trip, we travel…

Confederation Line - Technical Facts with John Manconi, General Manager

John Manconi, General Manager of Transportation Services in the City of Ottawa, goes over a multitude of technical facts, features, and capabilities of the Confederation…

Welcome aboard the O-Train Confederation Line

Mayor Jim Watson today marked the official opening of O-Train Line 1, the Confederation Line, with the Honourable Caroline Mulroney, Minister of Transportation for the…

The Latest

Information: O-Train Service Interruption of January 16, 2020

The City of Ottawa released this overview to accompany today's press conference on the service interruption that occurred today at…

Snapshot of Leitrim Station - January 8, 2020

In this snapshot update for Stage 2 LRT, we take a look at Leitrim Station, along the Trillium Line South…

Snapshot of Uplands Station - January 8, 2020

In this snapshot update for Stage 2 LRT, we take a look at Uplands Station, along the Trillium Line South…

Snapshot of South Keys Station - January 8, 2020

In this snapshot update for Stage 2 LRT, we take a look at South Keys Station, along the Trillium Line…

Snapshot of Walkley Station - January 8, 2020

 In this snapshot update for Stage 2 LRT, we take a look at Walkley Station, along the Trillium Line South…

Snapshot of Gladstone Station - January 8, 2020

In this snapshot update for Stage 2 LRT, we take a look at Gladstone Station, along the Trillium Line South…

Memo: LRT Service Update for New Year's Eve

Please see the below update regarding LRT Service for New Year's Eve.Mayor, Members of Council, Members of the Transit Commission,This…

Special Transit Commission meeting - December 18, 2019

The Transit Comission received a special status update on the O-Train Line 1: Confederation Line, as well as the resulting…

Featured Content

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…

Alstom Coradia LINT 41

The trainsets being transported by ship. (Photo Credit : Alstom Transport / Agathe Alcaras) ‚ÄčThe Alstom Coradia LINT 41 is a two-car articulated rail train…

Behind the Scenes : Alstom Citadis Spirit simulator

O-Train Fans goes Behind the Scenes at OC Transpo's operator training centre to explore the Alstom Citadis Spirit simulator. Learn about how the LRV is…

Behind the Scenes : Alstom Coradia LINT simulator

O-Train Fans goes Behind the Scenes at OC Transpo's operator training centre to explore the Alstom Coradia LINT simulator. Learn about how the O-Train is…

Behind the Scenes : Walkley Yard - Maintenance and Storage Facility

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…

Confederation Line - Simulated Run from Blair to Tunney's Pasture

O-Train Fans takes a ride on the Confederation Line, courtesy of OC Transpo's operator training simulator. On this less than 24 minute trip, we travel…

Confederation Line - Technical Facts with John Manconi, General Manager

John Manconi, General Manager of Transportation Services in the City of Ottawa, goes over a multitude of technical facts, features, and capabilities of the Confederation…

Welcome aboard the O-Train Confederation Line

Mayor Jim Watson today marked the official opening of O-Train Line 1, the Confederation Line, with the Honourable Caroline Mulroney, Minister of Transportation for the…

System Map

Interactive Map developed by Derek Ellis for O-Train Fans. Full Screen view available by clicking here.