Ride the bus for free and enjoy a safe, hassle-free New Year’s Eve

Dec 22, 2017
Transit System: Nanaimo

Nanaimo – To help everyone to enjoy New Year’s Eve festivities safely, the Regional District of Nanaimo and BC Transit will be offering extended evening service on Sunday, December 31, free of charge.

The free service will apply between 8 p.m. and 3 a.m., to help New Year’s Eve celebrants to get home safely.

Transit riders should also be aware that the following holiday service schedule will be in effect in the Regional District of Nanaimo Transit System between Sunday, December 24, and Tuesday, January 2:

December 24
Saturday-level service, ending at 7:30 p.m.

December 25
No service

December 26
Saturday-level service

December 27 – 29
Saturday-level service, enhanced for route 91 Intercity.
(details at bctransit.com/nanaimo)

December 30
Regular Saturday service

December 31
Regular Sunday service*
with extended service from 8 p.m. to 3 a.m.

January 1
No service

January 2
Regular service*


*New schedule takes effect December 31. Click here for details

For more information about schedules, routes and service changes in the Regional District of Nanaimo, please visit bctransit.com/nanaimo.                                                 

Media Contacts

Jonathon Dyck
Communications Manager
BC Transit
250-995-5720
Media@bctransit.com


Daniel Pearce
Regional District of Nanaimo
250-390-6501
dpearce@rdn.bc.ca