Media Releases and Advisories

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

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
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Back to School

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

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

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

Easter Holidays

Mar 28, 2018

Easter Holidays – Check Your Local Schedule March 28, 2018 Transit System: Corporate Global - Bus service levels will vary in each BC Transit community for the Easter long weekend holidays: Good Friday (March 30) and Easter Monday (April 2).

  • Transit Systems: Global

BC Transit congratulates all transit operators on their day

Mar 1, 2018

Corporate – On March 18, BC Transit will join all other transit systems across North America in celebrating International Transit Driver Appreciation Day, an annual event created to recognize the professionals who safely and reliably get people where they need to go every day.

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