The governments of Canada and British Columbia invest in electrification of public transit in British Columbia

Jul 27, 2023

Today, Patrick Weiler, Member of Parliament for West Vancouver—Sunshine Coast—Sea to Sky Country, the Honourable Rob Fleming, B.C. Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure, and Erinn Pinkerton, President and Chief Executive Officer of BC Transit, announced a joint investment of more than $395.5 million to support public transit in British Columbia.

  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Corporate, Innovation, Collaboration , Sustainability

Province announces changes to BC Transit Board of Directors

Jun 19, 2023

Today, the Province of BC announced the appointment of Central Saanich Mayor Ryan Windsor to the BC Transit Board of Directors. He will replace Sooke Mayor Maja Tait, who has chosen to step down from her role on the Board.

  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Corporate

Free and safe transit for Grade 12 students with GradPASS

May 24, 2023

BC Transit and its local government partners are once again offering the popular GradPASS program for graduating high school students.

  • Transit Systems: Creston Valley, Squamish, Highway 16, Kelowna, Whistler, Bulkley-Nechako, Cowichan Valley, Mount Waddington, Salt Spring Island, Revelstoke, Victoria, Tofino, Ashcroft-Cache Creek-Clinton, Prince Rupert, Ucluelet, Hazeltons, Vernon, Comox Valley, Elk Valley, Kitimat, Bella Coola Valley, Port Edward, Kamloops, Fort St. John, Merritt, Terrace, Powell River, Port Alberni, Skeena, Sea To Sky, Prince George, Kimberley, Williams Lake, Cranbrook, 100 Mile House, Columbia Valley, West Kootenay, Pemberton Valley, Shuswap, Campbell River, Dawson Creek, Nanaimo, Smithers, Quesnel, Clearwater, South Okanagan-Similkameen, Sunshine Coast, Boundary
  • Categories: Safety, Holiday Announcements

BC Transit upgrading riders with free Transit Royale subscriptions to enhance trip planning experience

May 3, 2023

It’s important for BC Transit customers to have trip-planning options that best suit their needs, and customers who use the Transit app will soon see an enhanced version that offers additional features to further improve the transit experience, at no extra cost to them.

  • Transit Systems: Creston Valley, Pemberton Valley, Prince Rupert, Elk Valley, Boundary, Smithers, Port Alberni, Clearwater, Sea To Sky, Prince George, Revelstoke, Whistler, Cowichan Valley, Squamish, Columbia Valley, Dawson Creek, Victoria, Bulkley-Nechako, Merritt, Campbell River, Kitimat, Tofino, Nanaimo, South Okanagan-Similkameen, West Kootenay, Fort St. John, 100 Mile House, Highway 16, Williams Lake, Ashcroft-Cache Creek-Clinton, Ucluelet, Shuswap, Hazeltons, Sunshine Coast, Salt Spring Island, Bella Coola Valley, Quesnel, Kamloops, Cranbrook, Terrace, Powell River, Comox Valley, Kimberley, Kelowna, Skeena, Vernon, Mount Waddington, Port Edward
  • Categories: Innovation, Customer Service

BC Transit marks Transit Operator and Worker Appreciation Day

Mar 6, 2023
They safely get customers where they need to go, keep the buses on the road, optimize the schedules and support transportation service you can rely on – they are your transit workers. This month, BC Transit and its partners are thanking them for all they do.
  • Transit Systems: Whistler, Pemberton Valley, 100 Mile House, Mount Waddington, Prince George, Victoria, South Okanagan-Similkameen, Kitimat, Smithers, Creston Valley, Hazeltons, Cowichan Valley, Fort St. John, Sunshine Coast, Kimberley, Kelowna, Bella Coola Valley, Tofino, Sea To Sky, Campbell River, Comox Valley, Vernon, Terrace, Powell River, Highway 16, Quesnel, Clearwater, Ashcroft-Cache Creek-Clinton, West Kootenay, Shuswap, Cranbrook, Salt Spring Island, Revelstoke, Elk Valley, Columbia Valley, Dawson Creek, Williams Lake, Port Edward, Port Alberni, Kamloops, Ucluelet, Squamish, Nanaimo, Skeena, Bulkley-Nechako, Prince Rupert, Merritt, Boundary
  • Categories: Corporate

BC Transit named one of BC’s Top Employers for 2023

Feb 14, 2023

For the third year in a row, BC Transit has been recognized for its exceptional workplace as one of BC’s Top Employers for 2023.

  • Transit Systems: Prince Rupert, Kelowna, West Kootenay, Hazeltons, Powell River, Port Edward, Ashcroft-Cache Creek-Clinton, Vernon, Prince George, Merritt, Comox Valley, Tofino, Smithers, Quesnel, Creston Valley, South Okanagan-Similkameen, Bulkley-Nechako, Cranbrook, 100 Mile House, Elk Valley, Dawson Creek, Kimberley, Nanaimo, Port Alberni, Clearwater, Shuswap, Cowichan Valley, Sea To Sky, Salt Spring Island, Revelstoke, Boundary, Kitimat, Highway 16, Victoria, Bella Coola Valley, Fort St. John, Mount Waddington, Sunshine Coast, Terrace, Whistler, Squamish, Skeena, Kamloops, Pemberton Valley, Ucluelet, Campbell River, Columbia Valley, Williams Lake
  • Categories: Corporate, Integrity