Full Driver Doors Retrofit Project Complete

Dec 18, 2020
GLOBAL – A total of 696 full driver doors have now been installed in buses across 34 transit systems to protect the health and safety of our drivers.  
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Safety

Free shuttle service returns to Kimberley Transit System

Dec 14, 2020
BC Transit and the City of Kimberley are pleased to offer free ski shuttle service from December 27, 2020 to April 4, 2021 in the Kimberley Transit System.
  • Transit Systems: Kimberley
  • Categories: Service and Fare Changes, Holiday Announcements, Customer Service

BC Restart Funding Statement Update

Dec 4, 2020
BC Transit is pleased to finalize the contribution agreements for additional COVID-19 funding with the Government of Canada and Province of BC.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Corporate

Battery Electric Bus Request for Proposals Released

Nov 18, 2020
BC Transit is pleased to be proceeding with the release of a Request for Proposals (RFP) for our first 10 battery electric heavy-duty buses. Heavy duty buses are the regular 40’ transit buses you see in communities across the province.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Corporate

BC Transit announces Transit Superstars across the province

Nov 3, 2020
GLOBAL – For their professionalism, teamwork and dedication to public transit in their communities, BC Transit is recognizing six individuals as our latest Transit Superstars.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Corporate

Reminder: Daylight Savings Time Concludes November 1

Oct 30, 2020
REGIONAL – On November 1, 2020, be sure to ‘fall back’ on your clocks by one-hour for the conclusion of Daylight Savings Time.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Service and Fare Changes

New Community Buses for Cranbrook, Kimberley and Elk Valley Transit Systems

Sep 18, 2020

THOMPSON/KOOTENAY – In the coming weeks, customers can expect to see new light-duty buses operating in the Cranbrook, Kimberley and Elk Valley Transit Systems, providing safe, reliable and comfortable community service for people across the region. 

  • Transit Systems: Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Kimberley

Reminder: masks mandatory on BC Transit buses beginning Monday

Aug 21, 2020

GLOBAL – BC Transit, in alignment with TransLink and other transportation agencies, will be proceeding with mandatory use of face coverings on buses in BC Transit communities across the province beginning Monday, August 24.

  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Safety