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Route 70 — SWARTZ BAY / DOWNTOWN EXPRESS NORTH
(Effective Mon Jun 23, 2014 through Mon Sep 1, 2014 inclusive)

Customer Alert

Sunday August 3, 2014 - Symphony Splash

Due to traffic congestion expected around the Inner Harbor, several routes will be on detour from 2:00pm until approximately 9:45pm. Please review the attached PDF file for details. (view 546.0k PDF)

Customer Alert

Stopping Policy for routes 51, 70x and 75

51 UVic/Langford makes all stops between Langford Exchange and McKenzie at Pat Bay, then limited stops as follows on McKenzie Ave:
  • St Andrew's School
  • Quadra
  • Blenkinsop
  • Shelbourne
  • Gordon Head
  • UVic


70x Swartz Bay/Downtown The 70x offers limited express service with transit stops on the off/on ramps at Royal Oak Exchange and McTavish Exchange. Northbound customers using McTavish Park & Ride will use the pedestrian overpass.

The 70x Downtown will stop at the following bus stops:
  • Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal
  • Lands End Road
  • Fifth at Beacon
  • McTavish Exchange Bay B
  • Pat Bay Hwy at Sayward
  • Pat Bay Hwy at Haliburton
  • Royal Oak Exchange, Bay H
  • Pat Bay Hwy at Mckenzie
  • Blanshard at Saanich
  • Blanshard at Finlayson
  • All regular stops on Douglas to the Legislature except on Douglas at View


The 70x Swartz Bay will stop at the following bus stops:
  • All regular stops from the Legislature to Hillside except on Douglas at Yates
  • Blanshard at Finlayson
  • Vernon at Saanich
  • Pat Bay Hwy at Mckenzie
  • Royal Oak Exchange, Bay I
  • Pat Bay Hwy at Haliburton
  • Pat Bay Hwy at Sayward
  • McTavish Exchange Bay A
  • Fifth at Beacon
  • Lands End Road
  • Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal


75 Saanichton/Downtown Serves all stops along the route with the exception of the northbound stop on Douglas at Yates and the southbound stop on Douglas at View
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Choose Day: Monday through Friday  |  Saturday  |  Sunday

Monday through Friday - Morning
Trip
Notes
(see below)
 Government at Superior Douglas at Kings Vernon at Saanich Royal Oak Exchange McTavish Park & Ride Fifth at Beacon McDonald Park at Pat Bay Highway Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal
   5:52 6:01 6:06 6:13 6:27 6:31 - 6:40
   6:20 6:29 6:36 6:42 6:56 7:01 - 7:11
   6:42 6:51 6:59 7:05 7:20 7:26 - 7:36
   7:15 7:24 7:32 7:38 7:53 7:59 - 8:09
   7:45 7:54 8:02 8:08 8:23 8:29 - 8:39
   8:15 8:24 8:32 8:38 8:53 8:59 - 9:09
   8:43 8:52 9:00 9:06 9:21 9:27 - 9:37
   9:13 9:23 9:31 9:37 9:52 9:58 - 10:08
   9:43 9:53 10:01 10:07 10:22 10:28 - 10:38
   10:13 10:23 10:31 10:37 10:52 10:58 - 11:08
   10:43 10:53 11:01 11:07 11:22 11:29 - 11:39
   11:13 11:23 11:31 11:37 11:52 11:59 - 12:09
   11:43 11:53 12:01 12:07 12:22 12:29 - 12:40
 
Monday through Friday - Afternoon
Trip
Notes
(see below)
 Government at Superior Douglas at Kings Vernon at Saanich Royal Oak Exchange McTavish Park & Ride Fifth at Beacon McDonald Park at Pat Bay Highway Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal
   12:13 12:23 12:31 12:37 12:52 12:59 - 1:10
   12:43 12:53 1:01 1:07 1:22 1:29 - 1:40
   1:13 1:23 1:31 1:37 1:52 1:59 - 2:10
   1:43 1:53 2:01 2:07 2:22 2:29 - 2:40
   2:13 2:23 2:31 2:37 2:52 2:59 - 3:10
   2:40 2:50 2:58 3:04 3:19 3:26 - 3:37
 R   3:05 3:15 3:24 3:30 3:45 3:52 4:02 4:07
   3:20 3:30 3:39 3:45 4:01 4:08 - 4:19
   3:40 3:50 4:00 4:06 4:22 4:29 - 4:40
 R   4:05 4:15 4:25 4:31 4:47 4:54 5:04 5:09
   4:20 4:30 4:40 4:46 5:02 5:09 - 5:20
   4:40 4:50 5:00 5:06 5:22 5:28 - 5:39
 R   5:10 5:20 5:30 5:36 5:51 5:57 6:06 6:11
   5:20 5:30 5:38 5:44 5:59 6:05 - 6:15
   5:45 5:55 6:02 6:08 6:23 6:29 - 6:39
 
Monday through Friday - Evening
Trip
Notes
(see below)
 Government at Superior Douglas at Kings Vernon at Saanich Royal Oak Exchange McTavish Park & Ride Fifth at Beacon McDonald Park at Pat Bay Highway Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal
 R   6:15 6:25 6:31 6:37 6:52 6:58 7:07 7:12
 

Trip Notes
RTrip follows 70x Swartz Bay routing to Fifth and Beacon where it continues via 72 routing along Resthaven and McDonald Park to Swartz Bay.

Victoria Regional Transit System

TRANSIT INFO: 250.382.6161

Greater Victoria

1 RICHARDSON / DOWNTOWN

2/2A OAK BAY / WILLOWS / DOWNTOWN

3 GONZALES / BEACON HILL / DOWNTOWN

4 UVIC / DOWNTOWN VIA HILLSIDE

6 ROYAL OAK EXCHANGE / ESQUIMALT

7 UVIC / GONZALES / DOWNTOWN

8 INTERURBAN / TILLICUM MALL / OAK BAY

10 ROYAL JUBILEE / DOCKYARD

11 TILLICUM MALL / UVIC

12 UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS / UVIC

13 CADBORO BAY / UVIC

14 VIC GENERAL / UVIC VIA RICHMOND

15 UVIC X/ DOWNTOWN X

16 UVIC X/ UPTOWN X

21 INTERURBAN / DOWNTOWN

22 VIC GENERAL / HILLSIDE MALL

24 CEDAR HILL / ADMIRALS WALK

25 MAPLEWOOD / ADMIRALS WALK / WESTERN EXCHANGE

26 DOCKYARD / UVIC

27 GORDON HEAD / DOWNTOWN / BEACON HILL

28 MAJESTIC / DOWNTOWN / BEACON HILL

30 ROYAL OAK via CAREY / JAMES BAY / BEACON HILL

31 ROYAL OAK via GLANFORD / JAMES BAY

32 CORDOVA BAY / ROYAL OAK EXCHANGE / EXPRESS

35 RIDGE

39 ROYAL ROADS / CAMOSUN COLLEGE / ROYAL OAK EXCHANGE / UVIC

49 WESTSHORE TOWN CENTER/DUNFORD

50 LANGFORD / DOWNTOWN

51 UVIC / LANGFORD

52 WISHART TO LANGFORD / WESTERN EXCHANGE

53 ATKINS

54 METCHOSIN

55 HAPPY VALLEY

56 FLORENCE LAKE

57 MILLSTREAM

58 LANGFORD MEADOWS

59 TRIANGLE MOUNTAIN

60 WISHART

61 SOOKE / LANGFORD / DOWNTOWN

63 OTTER POINT

64 EAST SOOKE

70 SWARTZ BAY / DOWNTOWN EXPRESS

72 SWARTZ BAY / DOWNTOWN VIA FIFTH

75 SAANICHTON / ROYAL OAK / DOWNTOWN

81 BRENTWOOD / SWARTZ BAY / BUTCHART GARDENS

83 ROYAL OAK/SIDNEY VIA WEST SAANICH / AIRPORT

85 NORTH SAANICH

86 DEEP COVE/McTAVISH EXCHANGE

88 SIDNEY/AIRPORT

Saanich Peninsula

70 SWARTZ BAY / DOWNTOWN EXPRESS

72 SWARTZ BAY / DOWNTOWN VIA FIFTH

75 SAANICHTON / ROYAL OAK / DOWNTOWN

81 BRENTWOOD / SWARTZ BAY / BUTCHART GARDENS

83 ROYAL OAK/SIDNEY VIA WEST SAANICH / AIRPORT

85 NORTH SAANICH

86 DEEP COVE/McTAVISH EXCHANGE

88 SIDNEY/AIRPORT

 

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