Thanksgiving is this Monday, October 8

Oct 4, 2018
Bus service levels will vary in each BC Transit community for Thanksgiving on Monday, October 8.
If you are not sure what the service levels are in your transit system, please call your local customer service (see Contact tab at top right of this page) or check the Holiday Service page (see Schedules and Maps tab at top of this page).
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety

Seniors ride for free on their day

Sep 20, 2018
West Kootenay – To celebrate National Seniors’ Day, BC Transit and its regional partners* are pleased to offer free fares for seniors on Monday, October 1.
  • Transit Systems: West Kootenay
  • Categories: Local Events and Promotions, BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Castlegar, Nelson, West Kootenay, Trail

BC Transit's back-to-school (or work) refresher

Sep 6, 2018

The first two weeks after Labour Day are usually the busiest for any transit system.

We encourage everyone to choose a sustainable transportation option, like biking, walking... or taking the bus, of course! 

But how do you get a smoother commute during these exceptionally busy weeks? Check out these handy BC Transit tips:

  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Back to School

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
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Back to School

B.C. Day is this Monday, August 6

Aug 2, 2018

Bus service levels will vary in each BC Transit community for B.C. Day on Monday, August 6.

If you are not sure what the service levels are in your transit system, please call your local customer service (see Contact tab at top right of this page) or check the Holiday Service page (see Schedules and Maps tab at top of this page).

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

New trips added to Kootenay Connector transit route

Jul 26, 2018

West Kootenay – Bus riders in the West Kootenay Regional Transit System will soon be able to choose new weekday trips between Nelson and Selkirk College in Castlegar.

  • Transit Systems: West Kootenay
  • Categories: Service and Fare Changes, BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Nelson, Castlegar, West Kootenay

Canada Day - Holiday Schedules

Jun 27, 2018

Canada Day is Sunday, July 1. Bus service levels will vary in each BC Transit community for July 1 as well as the Canada Day statutory holiday on Monday, July 2.

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

BC Transit marks 30 years providing safe rides to new grads

May 23, 2018
GLOBAL – Once again this year, high school graduates in more than 50 communities across the province will be able to ride the bus for free for two days of their choice during the month of June.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety

Victoria Day - Holiday Schedules

May 16, 2018

GLOBAL - Bus service levels will vary in each BC Transit community for the Victoria Day holiday on Monday, May 21.

  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Holiday Announcements

Celebrate Earth Day with BC Transit

Apr 16, 2018

Corporate - On Sunday, April 22, people around the world will celebrate Earth Day, and BC Transit encourages everyone to join in the celebration by leaving their cars at home and taking the bus to their destinations.

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