News List

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

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

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

Improved summer service coming to Whistler

Jun 5, 2018

Whistler – This year, Whistler residents and visitors will benefit from extended summer transit service, which will now be effective as of June 15, and extend until September 16—starting two weeks earlier and ending two weeks later than in previous years.

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

Your transit – Your say

May 31, 2018

Whistler – The Resort Municipality of Whistler and BC Transit are seeking public input on the potential creation of a new transit route to better connect neighbourhoods north and south of Whistler Village.

  • Transit Systems: Whistler
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Customer Engagement
  • Tags: Whistler

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

BC Transit implementing NextRide real-time bus location technology

Apr 23, 2018

Corporate –  BC Transit is implementing real-time bus location technology in select communities across the province.

  • Transit Systems: Comox Valley, Kamloops, Kelowna, Nanaimo, Squamish, Victoria, Whistler
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Comox Valley, Comox Valley Regional District, Kamloops, Kelowna, Nanaimo, Squamish, Victoria, Victoria Regional Transit System, Whistler

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