Service change brings route 70 to Peachland

Dec 21, 2020
PENTICTON – BC Transit and the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen* are announcing a service change in the South Okanagan-Similkameen Transit System effective January 4, 2021.
  • Transit Systems: South Okanagan-Similkameen
  • Categories: Service and Fare Changes

Full Driver Doors Retrofit Project Complete

Dec 18, 2020
GLOBAL – A total of 696 full driver doors have now been installed in buses across 34 transit systems to protect the health and safety of our drivers.  
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Safety

Holiday Service – South Okanagan-Similkameen Transit System

Dec 14, 2020
BC Transit and the City of Penticton are informing customers about holiday service for Penticton in the South Okanagan-Similkameen Transit System.
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  • Transit Systems: South Okanagan-Similkameen
  • Categories: Holiday Announcements, Customer Service
  • Tags: South Okanagan-Similkameen, Penticton

BC Restart Funding Statement Update

Dec 4, 2020
BC Transit is pleased to finalize the contribution agreements for additional COVID-19 funding with the Government of Canada and Province of BC.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Corporate

Holiday service makes its way to Osoyoos

Nov 24, 2020
OSOYOOS – To help customers make the most out of their holiday shopping experience, the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen and BC Transit will be offering additional transit service between Osoyoos and Penticton on route 40 in the South Okanagan-Similkameen Transit System.
  • Transit Systems: South Okanagan-Similkameen
  • Categories: Holiday Announcements

Battery Electric Bus Request for Proposals Released

Nov 18, 2020
BC Transit is pleased to be proceeding with the release of a Request for Proposals (RFP) for our first 10 battery electric heavy-duty buses. Heavy duty buses are the regular 40’ transit buses you see in communities across the province.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Corporate

β€˜Tis the season - Free transit service on Saturdays all December long

Nov 16, 2020
PENTICTON – To help customers make the most out of their holiday shopping experience, the City of Penticton and BC Transit will be offering free transit service every Saturday for the month of December.
  • Transit Systems: South Okanagan-Similkameen
  • Categories: Holiday Announcements

BC Transit announces Transit Superstars across the province

Nov 3, 2020
GLOBAL – For their professionalism, teamwork and dedication to public transit in their communities, BC Transit is recognizing six individuals as our latest Transit Superstars.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Corporate

Reminder: Daylight Savings Time Concludes November 1

Oct 30, 2020
REGIONAL – On November 1, 2020, be sure to ‘fall back’ on your clocks by one-hour for the conclusion of Daylight Savings Time.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Service and Fare Changes