Reminder: National Day for Truth and Reconciliation service schedule

Sep 27, 2021
BC Transit is reminding customers that regular service will be provided across all transit systems on National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on September 30 to ensure there is enough service for customers.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Holiday Announcements, Customer Service

Free transit on election day in communities across B.C.

Sep 16, 2021
BC Transit and many local government partners across the province are offering free transit on Monday, September 20, federal election day. Offering free transit helps make it easier for residents to get to the polls and cast their ballots.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Customer Service

Transit now free across B.C. for children 12 and under

Sep 1, 2021
Public transit is now free for all children 12 and under in B.C., saving families money, increasing access to affordable transportation options and encouraging more people to use public transit.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Customer Service

Vancouver Island transit workers volunteer time fighting interior wildfires

Aug 30, 2021
Fire Departments throughout the province have once again answered the call to battle wildires in the interior and northern parts of the B.C., and for a couple Vancouver Island crews that included volunteer members with day jobs supporting public transportation.
  • Transit Systems: Port Alberni, Nanaimo, Ucluelet, Tofino, Mount Waddington, Victoria, Comox Valley, Cowichan Valley

Face coverings mandatory on all BC Transit buses

Aug 24, 2021
GLOBAL – Following the guidance of the Provincial Health Officer and WorkSafeBC, and in alignment with TransLink, BC Transit is requiring the use of face coverings in BC Transit communities across the province, effective Wednesday, August 25.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Safety

Face coverings mandatory in transit systems operating in Interior Health region

Aug 20, 2021

GLOBAL – In alignment with the Provincial Health Officer announcement, BC Transit is reinstituting the mandatory use of face coverings for customers on all BC Transit buses operating in the Interior Health region effective Saturday, August 21, for the health and safety of customers and communities.

  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Customer Service, Safety

Heat Warning for BC Transit Customers

Aug 11, 2021
BC Transit reminds customers Environment Canada has issued a heat warning for many communities in British Columbia, with extreme heat temperatures expected Thursday through to Sunday.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Safety, Customer Service

Children 12 and under will soon ride for free on public transit in B.C.

Aug 9, 2021

Starting Sept. 1, children aged 12 and under will be able to “Get on Board” any BC Transit or TransLink service free of charge as part of the provincial government’s commitment to efficient, reliable, and affordable transit for families.

  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Service and Fare Changes, Customer Service

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Service Schedule

Aug 5, 2021
BC Transit is informing customers that regular service will be provided across all transit systems on National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on September 30 to ensure there is enough service for customers.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Holiday Announcements, Customer Service