New handyDART buses arriving in Victoria and Nanaimo

May 28, 2020
VICTORIA – Starting today, passengers can expect to see 13 new light-duty buses operating in Victoria, providing safe, reliable and comfortable handyDART service for people across the region. An additional 15 buses will be added in the Regional District of Nanaimo in mid-June.
  • Transit Systems: Nanaimo, Victoria
  • Categories: Corporate, Sustainability, Safety

BC Transit putting measures in place to align with BC’s Restart Plan

May 21, 2020
Corporate - Following the guidance of the Provincial Health Officer and WorkSafeBC, and drawing on the best practices of the transit industry worldwide, BC Transit is continuing with many of the safety measures put in place to respond to COVID-19, and is implementing additional practices and procedures to align with BC’s Restart Plan. 
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Corporate, Safety

A message from Erinn Pinkerton, President and CEO

May 21, 2020
All across our province, whether in our urban centres or our rural communities, you have come to rely on BC Transit to get you where you need to be, as safely and efficiently as possible. The safety of our customers and our operators has always been paramount, and during these times, we are extremely proud to be able to provide transportation that has enabled our frontline workers to get to their essential jobs. 
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Corporate

Victoria Regional Transit System Service Change - May 25

May 20, 2020
VICTORIA - In order to continue providing BC Transit customers with critical transportation solutions, we are making adjustments to service in the Victoria Regional Transit System as part of our response to COVID-19, effective Monday May 25.
  • Transit Systems: Victoria
  • Categories: Service and Fare Changes

BC Transit selects vendor to retrofit full driver doors on existing fleet

May 14, 2020
Corporate – BC Transit has selected a vendor to complete the installation of full driver doors on existing buses in fleets outside of Victoria and the Regional District of Nanaimo. Kodiak Mobile Video Installations will complete installations of the protective doors, produced by AROW Global Corporation, in approximately 34 regional transit system locations.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Safety, Corporate

Helping BC Ride With Care

May 7, 2020

Rider and driver wellbeing are top priority at BC Transit — and this means putting measures in place for safe, reliable transportation during unprecedented times.

  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Engagement, Safety