Canada and British Columbia support transit improvements in communities across B.C.

Nov 16, 2018

Langford, British Columbia, November 16, 2018—Investing in public transit infrastructure supports efficient, affordable and sustainable transportation options that help Canadians and their families get to work, school and essential services on time and back home safely at the end of the day.

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

Route 44 proves its worth on Saturday service

Nov 15, 2018

Cowichan Valley – One year into the service, transit route 44 – the Saturday express service between Duncan and Downtown Victoria -- is proving popular with Cowichan and South Island residents.

  • Transit Systems: Cowichan Valley
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety

Remembrance Day Weekend

Nov 7, 2018
Bus service levels will vary in each BC Transit community for Remembrance Day on Sunday, November 11 and on Monday, November 12.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety

New CEO Appointed by BC Transit Board

Nov 1, 2018
Corporate – BC Transit’s Chair of the Board announced today that Erinn Pinkerton has been appointed as the organization’s President and CEO. Ms. Pinkerton had been in the role of interim President and CEO for BC Transit since April 25, 2018. Based on her outstanding performance in that role the Board has unanimously decided to appoint her as CEO.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety

Time Change – November 4

Nov 1, 2018
Please be advised that most BC Transit communities in British Columbia will move clocks back one hour on Sunday, November 4 at 2 am for Canada’s daylight savings time.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety

Free local service to mark Remembrance Day

Nov 1, 2018
Cowichan Valley – To thank those who have sworn to defend our country, the Cowichan Valley Regional District and BC Transit are pleased to offer free local bus service to active and retired members of the Canadian Forces from November 5 through 10.
  • Transit Systems: Cowichan Valley
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety

‘Tis Hallowe’en! Be Safe – Be Seen!

Oct 26, 2018
Corporate – The night is approaching, when ghosties and ghoulies and things that go “bump” in the night – not to mention all manner of princesses and superheroes and their companions – hit the streets.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Holiday Announcements

Get a free ride to the polls on election day

Oct 11, 2018
Cowichan Valley – The Cowichan Valley Regional District and BC Transit are making it easier for voters to get to the polls on election day by offering free service on all regularly-scheduled local routes and handyDART on Saturday, October 20.
  • Transit Systems: Cowichan Valley

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

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