News List

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: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Holiday Announcements, Local Events & Promotions
  • Tags: Canada Day, Comox Valley, Comox Valley Regional District, Courtenay, Cumberland

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

Canada Day - Holiday Schedules

Jun 27, 2018

Canada Day is Sunday, July 1. Bus service levels will vary in each BC Transit community for July 1 as well as the Canada Day statutory holiday on Monday, July 2.

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

BC Transit marks 30 years providing safe rides to new grads

May 23, 2018

GLOBAL – Once again this year, high school graduates in more than 50 communities across the province will be able to ride the bus for free for two days of their choice during the month of June.

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

Victoria Day - Holiday Schedules

May 16, 2018

GLOBAL - Bus service levels will vary in each BC Transit community for the Victoria Day holiday on Monday, May 21.

  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Holiday Announcements

Catch a free ride to Victoria Day celebrations in Cumberland

May 14, 2018

Comox Valley – On Monday, May 21, the Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) and BC Transit will offer free fare on route 2 Cumberland, making it easier and more convenient to get to Victoria Day festivities.

  • Transit Systems: Comox Valley
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Holiday Announcements
  • Tags: Comox Valley, Comox Valley Regional District, Courtenay, Cumberland

BC Transit implementing NextRide real-time bus location technology

Apr 23, 2018

Corporate –  BC Transit is implementing real-time bus location technology in select communities across the province.

  • Transit Systems: Comox Valley, Kamloops, Kelowna, Nanaimo, Squamish, Victoria, Whistler
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Comox Valley, Comox Valley Regional District, Kamloops, Kelowna, Nanaimo, Squamish, Victoria, Victoria Regional Transit System, Whistler

Celebrate Earth Day with BC Transit

Apr 16, 2018

Corporate - On Sunday, April 22, people around the world will celebrate Earth Day, and BC Transit encourages everyone to join in the celebration by leaving their cars at home and taking the bus to their destinations.

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

Easter Holidays

Mar 28, 2018

Easter Holidays – Check Your Local Schedule March 28, 2018 Transit System: Corporate Global - Bus service levels will vary in each BC Transit community for the Easter long weekend holidays: Good Friday (March 30) and Easter Monday (April 2).

  • Transit Systems: Global

Time Change - March 11

Mar 8, 2018

Please be advised that BC Transit communities in British Columbia (excluding Dawson Creek, Fort St. John, and the Creston Valley) will move clocks forward one hour on Sunday, March 11 at 2 am for Canada’s daylight savings time.

  • Transit Systems: 100 Mile House, Agassiz-Harrison, Ashcroft-Clinton, Bella Coola Valley, Boundary, Bulkley-Nechako , Campbell River, Central Fraser Valley, Chilliwack, Clearwater, Columbia Valley, Comox Valley, Cowichan Valley, Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Hazeltons, Highway 16, Hope, Kamloops, Kelowna, Kimberley, Kitimat, Merritt, Mount Waddington, Nanaimo, Pemberton Valley, Port Alberni, Port Edward, Powell River, Prince George, Prince Rupert, Quesnel, Revelstoke, Salt Spring Island, Sea to Sky, Shuswap, Skeena, Smithers, South Okanagan-Similkameen, Squamish, Sunshine Coast, Terrace, Vernon, Victoria, West Kootenay, Whistler, Williams Lake
  • Categories: Service & Fare Changes