Media Releases and Advisories

BC Transit announces seasonal service changes in Victoria

Jun 21, 2018

Victoria – Starting Monday, July 2, regular seasonal service changes will take effect in the Victoria Regional Transit System, providing expanded service to popular summer destinations for residents and visitors.

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

Service improvements and new fare structure coming to Powell River

Jun 21, 2018

Powell River – Bus riders in Powell River will soon benefit from improved transit service on several routes, and from the introduction of a simplified fare structure.

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

Transit service changes coming to Dawson Creek this summer

Jun 21, 2018

Dawson Creek – In response to customer feedback, effective July 3, transit users in Dawson Creek will benefit from routing and scheduling changes on all bus routes.

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

Summer service expansion coming to Salt Spring Island

Jun 21, 2018

Salt Spring Island – Starting Wednesday, June 27, bus riders on Salt Spring Island will enjoy expanded summer transit service, which will make it easier to get to the Fulford Harbour and Vesuvius Bay ferry terminals later in the evening.

  • Transit Systems: Salt Spring Island
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Service & Fare Changes
  • Tags: Salt Spring Island

Summer service changes coming into effect in Prince George

Jun 21, 2018

Prince George – Effective July 2, transit users in Prince George should expect seasonal service changes to reflect the lower demand for transit service when schools are not in session.

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

Free fare for the Northeast BC National Aboriginal Day events

Jun 20, 2018

Fort St. John – The City of Fort St. John and BC Transit are pleased to offer free transit on all routes on Thursday, June 21, to encourage people to participate in Northeast BC National Aboriginal Day events.

  • Transit Systems: Fort St. John
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Local Events & Promotions
  • Tags: Fort St. John

Addition of service hours will improve summer transit in Kamloops

Jun 18, 2018

Kamloops – Starting Sunday, June 24, transit users in Kamloops will find it easier to get around in the summer thanks to the addition of close to 1,500 new service hours dedicated exclusively to this seasonal service.

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

Expanded bus service and new fares coming to the Cowichan Valley

Jun 18, 2018

Cowichan Valley – Starting Monday, July 2, bus riders in the Cowichan Valley Regional Transit System will benefit from improved service thanks to the addition of 1,500 new service hours to the transit system.

  • Transit Systems: Cowichan Valley
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Service & Fare Changes
  • Tags: Chemainus, Cowichan, Cowichan Lake, Cowichan Valley, Cowichan Valley Regional District, Duncan, Ladysmith

New summer bus route coming to Kelowna

Jun 14, 2018

Kelowna – Starting this summer, transit riders in the Kelowna Regional Transit System will be able to hop on a brand-new seasonal bus route.

  • Transit Systems: Kelowna
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Kelowna, West Kelowna

Take the bus downtown and enjoy Car Free YYJ

Jun 11, 2018

Victoria – On Sunday, June 17, BC Transit encourages people in Victoria to take the bus downtown and enjoy Car Free YYJ, an annual community celebration of sustainability and living a car-free lifestyle.

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