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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

New buses arrive in BC Transit communities

Sep 4, 2018

Corporate – New buses have started to arrive in communities across the Province. Two different models will be delivered – the ARBOC Spirit of Mobility buses will replace buses in the current fleet, while the 30 and 35-foot Vicinity buses will expand the fleet size in select communities.

  • Transit Systems: Campbell River, Central Fraser Valley, Chilliwack, Clearwater, Comox Valley, Fort St. John, Hazeltons, Mount Waddington, Prince George, Smithers, South Okanagan-Similkameen, Squamish, Sunshine Coast, Victoria
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Campbell River, Central Fraser Valley, Chilliwack, Clearwater, Comox Valley, Fort St. John, Mount Waddington, Prince George, South Okanagan-Similkameen, Squamish, Summerland, Sunshine Coast, Victoria

Transit service improvements coming soon to Chilliwack

Aug 20, 2018

Chilliwack – Starting this fall, bus riders in Chilliwack will benefit from several key service changes, including the addition of new Sunday trips on most routes, improved service to Promontory Heights, and new, early morning connections to route 66 Fraser Valley Express (FVX) on weekdays.

  • Transit Systems: Chilliwack
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Service & Fare Changes
  • Tags: Chilliwack

Fraser Valley Express doubles its weekend and holiday service

Aug 20, 2018

Fraser Valley – Effective September 4, the popular BC Transit route 66 Fraser Valley Express (FVX) will double its current weekend and holiday schedule by adding four new round trips, providing greater flexibility for customers.

  • Transit Systems: Central Fraser Valley, Chilliwack
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Service & Fare Changes
  • Tags: Abbotsford, Central Fraser Valley, Chilliwack

Free fair shuttle back again this year

Aug 2, 2018

Chilliwack – Once again this year, the City of Chilliwack and BC Transit are teaming up to offer free shuttles to the Chilliwack Fair, making it easier for everyone to skip the parking and get to and from the event conveniently and safely.

  • Transit Systems: Chilliwack
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Local Events & Promotions
  • Tags: Chilliwack

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

Hop on the bus for free to celebrate Canada Day in Chilliwack

Jun 28, 2018

Chilliwack – To make it easier for everyone in Chilliwack to celebrate Canada Day and to get to the festivities at Townsend Park, the City of Chilliwack and BC Transit will offer free service on all transit routes on Sunday, July 1.

  • Transit Systems: Chilliwack
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Holiday Announcements, Local Events & Promotions
  • Tags: Canada Day, Chilliwack

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