News List

View Royal property being considered for regional handyDART facility

Feb 8, 2018

VICTORIA – BC Transit has applied to the Town of View Royal to amend the Official Community Plan and re-zone the property at 2401 Burnside Road (the property located southeast of the Burnside and Watkiss intersection) to locate a new regional handyDART operations and maintenance facility.

  • Transit Systems: Victoria
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Victoria

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

Construction begins for new southbound Victoria bus priority lanes

Jan 23, 2018

Victoria – Construction is set to begin for the southbound Douglas Street bus priority lanes, which will reach from Tolmie Avenue to Hillside Avenue. Once complete, the bus lanes will run northbound and southbound from Fisgard Avenue to Tolmie Avenue.

  • Transit Systems: Victoria
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Victoria, Victoria Regional Transit System

Victoria handyDART services update January 20, 2018

Jan 20, 2018

Victoria - BC Transit would like to notify its valued Victoria handyDART customers that the potential for job action has been delayed and services are fully operational at this time.

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

Hop on the bus for free and celebrate New Year’s Eve safely

Dec 21, 2017

Victoria – To help everyone in Victoria enjoy New Year’s Eve festivities safely, the Victoria Regional Transit Commission and BC Transit will be offering free service after 6:00 p.m., on Sunday, December 31.

  • Transit Systems: Victoria
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Holiday Announcements
  • Tags: Holidays, Victoria, Victoria Regional Transit System

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

Stuff the Bus brings back the spirit of giving to Victoria

Dec 7, 2017

Victoria – On Saturday, December 16, pop by Save-On-Foods at Tillicum Centre, and help BC Transit stuff a bus in support of local Victoria charities.

  • Transit Systems: Victoria
  • Categories: Holiday Announcements, Local Events & Promotions
  • Tags: Holidays, Victoria, Victoria Regional Transit System

BC Transit’s annual Santa Bus rolls into town

Dec 7, 2017

Victoria – On December 15 and 16, keep an eye out for our traditional Santa Bus, spreading holiday cheer in Victoria for the 31st year!

  • Transit Systems: Victoria
  • Categories: Holiday Announcements, Local Events & Promotions
  • Tags: Holidays, Santa, Victoria, Victoria Regional Transit System

Victoria Winter Service Change to take effect January 2

Dec 6, 2017

VICTORIA – BC Transit and the Victoria Regional Transit Commission will be introducing service expansion and changes on January 2, 2018. The service expansion builds off of the 20,000 additional service hours that have been implemented throughout the fall.

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