Media Releases and Advisories

Take transit to work for a chance to win a Campbell River bus pass

Sep 13, 2018

Campbell River – The City of Campbell River and BC Transit will be celebrating Bus2Work Week on the last week of September. This is our way to thank customers for choosing transit for their weekday commute.

  • Transit Systems: Campbell River
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Local Events & Promotions
  • Tags: Campbell River

Back-to-school (and work!) commuter refresher

Sep 6, 2018

Corporate - The first couple of weeks after Labour Day are traditional the busiest for any transit system. We encourage everyone to make a sustainable transportation choice, such as biking, walking or taking the bus, of course!

If you choose to take the bus, we have a few tips to help make your commute smoother--especially during these exceptionally busy weeks:

  • Transit Systems: Global

Cowichan Valley Regional Transit System celebrates two milestone anniversaries

Sep 6, 2018

Cowichan Valley – This year, the Cowichan Valley Regional District (CVRD) and BC Transit are celebrating 25 years of transit service in the Cowichan Valley, and a decade of interregional service to Greater Victoria on board the Cowichan Valley Commuter.

  • Transit Systems: Cowichan Valley
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Local Events & Promotions
  • Tags: Cowichan, Cowichan Lake, Cowichan Valley, Cowichan Valley Regional District, Duncan

New buses arrive in BC Transit communities

Sep 4, 2018

Corporate – New buses have started to arrive in communities across the Province. Two different models will be delivered – the ARBOC Spirit of Mobility buses will replace buses in the current fleet, while the 30 and 35-foot Vicinity buses will expand the fleet size in select communities.

  • Transit Systems: Campbell River, Central Fraser Valley, Chilliwack, Clearwater, Comox Valley, Fort St. John, Hazeltons, Mount Waddington, Prince George, Smithers, South Okanagan-Similkameen, Squamish, Sunshine Coast, Victoria
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Campbell River, Central Fraser Valley, Chilliwack, Clearwater, Comox Valley, Fort St. John, Mount Waddington, Prince George, South Okanagan-Similkameen, Squamish, Summerland, Sunshine Coast, Victoria

Get a free ride to Quesnel’s Seniors’ Day and Resource Fair

Aug 31, 2018

Quesnel – The City of Quesnel and BC Transit are pleased to offer free transit service for seniors on Saturday, September 8, making it easier for them to get to the Quesnel Seniors’ Day and Resource Fair at the Quesnel and District Senior Centre.

  • Transit Systems: Quesnel
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Local Events & Promotions
  • Tags: Quesnel

Fall service levels returning to Prince George

Aug 23, 2018

Prince George – Effective Tuesday, September 4, regular fall service levels will be reinstated in the Prince George Transit System to meet higher service demand when schools and post-secondary institutions are in session.

  • Transit Systems: Prince George
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Service & Fare Changes

Fall service levels return to UBCO Connector

Aug 23, 2018

Vernon – Starting Tuesday, September 4, route 90 UBCO Connector will reinstate its regular fall service schedule, making it easier for North Okanagan students, faculty and staff to get to the University of British Columbia Okanagan campus when classes are back in session.

  • Transit Systems: Vernon
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Service & Fare Changes
  • Tags: Vernon

New transit route coming to Kamloops this fall

Aug 23, 2018

Kamloops – Starting Sunday, September 2, transit users in Kamloops will benefit from additional trips on several routes, and from the introduction of a brand-new route connecting Lansdowne Exchange with Sun Rivers.

  • Transit Systems: Kamloops
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Service & Fare Changes
  • Tags: Kamloops

Minor schedule changes coming this fall to Quesnel

Aug 23, 2018

Quesnel – Effective Tuesday, September 4, bus riders in the Quesnel Transit System should expect minor scheduling changes on routes 1 West Quesnel and 2 Red Bluff.

  • Transit Systems: Quesnel
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Service & Fare Changes
  • Tags: Quesnel