Health Connections is a partnership among Kootenay East Regional
Hospital District, Columbia Shuswap Regional District and
BC Transit. This service provides you with transportation
options and increases your access to non-emergency medical
Although medical appointments have priority, everyone is
eligible to use this service if space is available.
To take advantage of the transit service, you must call 250-344-5237
to arrange your trip. Transit staff will let you know the
exact time of pick up.
When you schedule your medical appointment, let the doctor's
receptionist know that you will be using Health Connections.
Golden to Cranbrook - Monday and Friday
The bus leaves Golden at 8:00am. Please call ahead if you
have mobility difficulties, as special handyDART service
will be available between 7:30 to 8:00am.
The bus will arrive at the Invermere Hospital at 9:20, then
the Chamber of Commerce at 9:25 and arrive in Cranbrook at
11:15am. In Cranbrook the bus driver will let you off at Tamarack
Mall, the Cranbrook Hospital and other medical facilities.
Cranbrook to Golden - Monday and Friday
The bus leaves Cranbrook at 3:30pm. The bus driver will begin
picking up passengers at 3:00 from the Cranbrook Hospital.
Call the driver or office to confirm the pick up time and
location in Cranbrook. The bus will arrive in Invermere at
5:00 and in Golden at 6:30pm.
If you would like to use Cranbrook Transit during your stay,
visit the Cranbrook
web pages, or call 417-4636 for route information.
One-way bus fare from Golden to Cranbrook is $2.50. Please
have your exact fare ready, as the driver does not carry change.