News List

Family Day Feb. 12 – Check Your Local Schedule

Feb 7, 2018

Bus service levels will vary in each BC Transit community for British Columbia’s Family Day holiday on Monday, February 12.

  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Holiday Announcements

Bus security camera installation begins in Powell River

Jan 11, 2018

Powell River – Phased installation is now underway of closed-circuit TV (CCTV) cameras on four BC Transit buses in Powell River. All medium- and heavy-duty buses acquired after 2005 will have the cameras installed, and new buses, 27 feet and longer, will be delivered with the cameras already factory-installed.

  • Transit Systems: Powell River
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Powell River

Holiday Service – Check Your Local Schedule

Dec 19, 2017

Global - Bus service levels will vary in each BC Transit community for the holidays: Christmas Day (Dec. 25), Boxing Day (Dec. 26), New Year’s Day (Jan. 1), as well as New Year’s Eve (Dec. 31).

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

Powell River welcomes Santa Bus with 25-cent bus rides this season

Dec 6, 2017

Powell River – The City of Powell River and BC Transit are getting into the holiday spirit by welcoming the arrival of the traditional Santa Bus to the streets of Powell River.

  • Transit Systems: Powell River
  • Categories: Holiday Announcements
  • Tags: Holidays, Powell River

Electric bus trial gets on the road in Victoria

Nov 24, 2017

Corporate – BC Transit announced today the upcoming trial of a 40-foot battery electric transit bus to take place in Victoria for up to six months starting in January 2018.

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

Remembrance Day - Check Your Holiday Schedule

Nov 10, 2017

Remembrance Day is on Saturday, November 11. As a result, there may be changes to bus service levels on that day.

  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Holiday Announcements

BC Transit wishes you a happy and safe Halloween

Oct 30, 2017

Corporate – Halloween is almost here and BC Transit would like to remind all knights, zombies, witches and their companions, that our buses will be ready to get them safely to their destinations.

  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Halloween, Safety

Taking the bus during the Canada Day long weekend

Jun 26, 2017

Powell River – On July 1, routes 1 Townsite/Wildwood, 2 Grief Point and 3 Upper Westview will all be running on a regular Saturday schedule.

  • Transit Systems: Powell River
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Holiday Announcements
  • Tags: Canada Day, Powell River