Get a free ride to the polls in the Comox Valley

Oct 11, 2018
Comox Valley – The Comox Valley Regional District and BC Transit are making it easier for voters to get to the polls on election day by offering free service on Saturday, October 20.
  • Transit Systems: Comox Valley

Thanksgiving is this Monday, October 8

Oct 4, 2018
Bus service levels will vary in each BC Transit community for Thanksgiving on Monday, October 8.
If you are not sure what the service levels are in your transit system, please call your local customer service (see Contact tab at top right of this page) or check the Holiday Service page (see Schedules and Maps tab at top of this page).
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety

BC Transit's back-to-school (or work) refresher

Sep 6, 2018

The first two weeks after Labour Day are usually the busiest for any transit system.

We encourage everyone to choose a sustainable transportation option, like biking, walking... or taking the bus, of course! 

But how do you get a smoother commute during these exceptionally busy weeks? Check out these handy BC Transit tips:

  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Back to School

Back-to-school (and work!) commuter refresher

Sep 6, 2018

Corporate - The first couple of weeks after Labour Day are traditional the busiest for any transit system. We encourage everyone to make a sustainable transportation choice, such as biking, walking or taking the bus, of course!

If you choose to take the bus, we have a few tips to help make your commute smoother--especially during these exceptionally busy weeks:

  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Back to School

New buses arrive in BC Transit communities

Sep 4, 2018

Corporate – New buses have started to arrive in communities across the Province. Two different models will be delivered – the ARBOC Spirit of Mobility buses will replace buses in the current fleet, while the 30 and 35-foot Vicinity buses will expand the fleet size in select communities.

  • Transit Systems: Hazeltons, South Okanagan-Similkameen, Chilliwack, Fort St. John, Mount Waddington, Prince George, Squamish, Victoria, Campbell River, Comox Valley, Clearwater, Sunshine Coast, Smithers, Central Fraser Valley
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: South Okanagan-Similkameen, Comox Valley, Central Fraser Valley, Sunshine Coast, Prince George, Victoria, Summerland, Mount Waddington, Campbell River, Clearwater, Fort St. John, Chilliwack, Squamish

Transit service expansion rolling into the Comox Valley

Aug 22, 2018
Comox Valley – Effective Friday, August 31, transit riders in the Comox Valley will benefit from increased service levels, improved connections, and route restructuring that will enhance service to high density areas and connect people to key destinations throughout the region.
  • Transit Systems: Comox Valley
  • Categories: Service and Fare Changes, BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Comox Valley Regional District, Courtenay, Cumberland, Comox Valley

B.C. Day is this Monday, August 6

Aug 2, 2018

Bus service levels will vary in each BC Transit community for B.C. Day on Monday, August 6.

If you are not sure what the service levels are in your transit system, please call your local customer service (see Contact tab at top right of this page) or check the Holiday Service page (see Schedules and Maps tab at top of this page).

  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety

Ride the bus for free during the B.C. Day long weekend

Jul 26, 2018

Comox Valley – To celebrate B.C. Day and to make it easier for everyone to get around during Festival Weekend in Comox, the Comox Valley Regional District and BC Transit are pleased to offer free fare on all transit routes from Saturday, August 4, to Monday, August 6.

  • Transit Systems: Comox Valley
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Local Events and Promotions
  • Tags: Comox Valley, Comox Valley Regional District, Cumberland, Buckley Bay, Courtenay

NextRide real-time bus location technology rolls out in the Comox Valley Regional District

Jun 28, 2018

Comox Valley –  Transit riders in the Comox Valley are now able to plan their trips more efficiently and see where their bus is along its route, all from their smart phone or desktop. This morning, members of the public gathered in Courtenay to watch as the Comox Valley Regional District Board and local dignitaries joined BC Transit staff to celebrate the launch of NextRide, BC Transit’s real-time bus location technology.

  • Transit Systems: Comox Valley
  • Categories: Local Events and Promotions, BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Comox Valley, Comox Valley Regional District

Special Canada Day service and free fare in the Comox Valley

Jun 28, 2018

Comox Valley – On Sunday, July 1, the Comox Valley Regional District and BC transit are pleased to offer free fare on all routes, and special Canada Day service on select routes, making it easier for everyone to get around, avoid traffic and enjoy the parade and all other festivities.

  • Transit Systems: Comox Valley
  • Categories: Local Events and Promotions, Holiday Announcements, BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Comox Valley Regional District, Comox Air Show, Comox Cup, Comox Valley, Canada Day