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OC Transpo Customer Service Centres Rideau Centre, Lincoln Fields,
Place d'Orléans & St‑Laurent
ServiceOttawa Client Service Centres City Hall, Kanata & Ben Franklin   
Orléans & Walter Baker Sports Centre      
Vendors       Some only sell packs of 6

You can also pay per trip or buy a DayPass with cash (exact change) aboard the bus or on the O-Train platform.

OC Transpo Customer Service Centres Hours of Operation

Rideau Centre

Rideau Centre, 3rd floor above corner of Rideau Street and Colonel By

Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 9 pm
Saturday 9:30 am – 9 pm
Sunday 11 am – 6 pm

Lincoln Fields, Place d’Orléans & St-Laurent Transitway Stations

Monday – Friday 7 am – 6 pm
Saturday Closed with exceptions*
Sunday Closed

* Additional Saturday Openings

For your convenience,  the Customer Service Centres at Lincoln Fields, Place d’Orléans and St-Laurent will be open from 11 am to 5 pm on the following Saturdays: July 29, September 2 & 30, October 28, December 2 & 30

» Holiday hours

ServiceOttawa Client Service Centre hours

City Hall 110 Laurier Ave. Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 5 pm
Kanata 580 Terry Fox Dr. 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Orléans 255 Centrum Blvd. 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Ben Franklin Place 101 Centrepointe Dr. 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Walter Baker Sports Centre 100 Malvern Dr. 8 am – 8 pm

ServiceOttawa Client Service Centres are closed on all statutory holidays.

Vendors

OC Transpo bus tickets are sold at hundreds of locations around the city, including most of these stores:

  • Loblaws
  • Mac's Milk
  • Pharma Plus
  • Quickie
  • Shoppers Drug Mart

If you see this sign, you've found a ticket vendor!

Map of Vendor locations

Vendor Locations

Please enter an address (99 Bank) or a landmark (TD Place; Hurdman Station)

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Free Wednesdays for Seniors 65+

  • Unlimited rides, all day
  • All routes

You will still need to pay the full fare to ride Para Transpo on Wednesdays.

Let OC Know

If you feel harassed let OC Transpo know by calling Transecure or submitting an anonymous online report.

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Safe Stop

You can ask your driver to let you off anywhere along your route after 7 pm.

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