OTTAWA, O.N. – The Federal Government has announced new rules restricting domestic air and rail travel for those with COVID-19 symptoms.

The Minister of Transport, the Honourable Marc Garneau, announced that the Government of Canada is introducing new domestic transportation measures to support provincial, territorial and local efforts to mitigate the risk of COVID-19 spreading from travelling within Canada.

These new measures include:

Air

Rail

The Federal Government will remain in contact on a daily basis with the key transportation industry partners, operators and employee associations, international counterparts including in the United States and Europe, as well as provincial and territorial governments, to assist with efforts in response to COVID-19.