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DETOUR: India’s Independence Day Parade August 19, 2018 Route 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 11, 12, 14, 18Read More

From 10am to 11:30am on Sunday, August 19, 2018, Routes 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 11, 12, 14 and 18 will be detoured due to the India's Independence Day Parade. Please allow a few extra minutes for your travel.

Road Closures

  • Wellington between Bank and Elgin.
  • Elgin between Wellington and Laurier.

Detour routing

  • Route 4 Rideau will serve Slater and Mackenzie King Bridge
  • Route 4 Carleton will serve Mackenzie King Bridge and Albert
  • Route 5 Rideau will serve Elgin, Gladstone, Metcalfe, Slater and Mackenzie King Bridge
  • Route 5 Billings Bridge will serve Mackenzie King Bridge, Albert, O’Connor, Gladstone and Elgin
  • Route 6 South Keys will serve Dalhousie, Besserer, Waller, Mackenzie King Bridge, Albert and Bank
  • Route 6 Ottawa-Rockcliffe will serve Bank, Slater, Mackenzie King Bridge, Waller, Besserer and Dalhousie
  • Route 7 Carleton will serve Rideau, Waller, Mackenzie King Bridge, Albert and Bank
  • Route 7 St-Laurent will serve Bank, Slater, Mackenzie King Bridge, Waller and Rideau
  • Route 9 Downtown will serve Dalhousie, Besserer, Waller and Mackenzie King Bridge
  • Route 9 Hurdman will serve Mackenzie King Bridge, Waller, Besserer and Dalhousie
  • Route 11 Bayshore will serve Mackenzie King Bridge, Albert and Bank
  • Route 11 Downtown will serve Bank, Slater and Mackenzie King Bridge
  • Route 12 Blair will serve Mackenzie King Bridge, Waller and Rideau
  • Route 12 Downtown will serve Rideau, Waller and Mackenzie King Bridge
  • Route 14 Carlington will serve Rideau, Waller, Mackenzie King Bridge, Albert, O’Connor and Gladstone
  • Route 14 St-Laurent will serve Gladstone, Metcalfe, Slater, Mackenzie King Bridge, Waller and Rideau
  • Route 18 Rideau will serve Rideau, Waller and Mackenzie King Bridge
  • Route 18 St-Laurent will serve Mackenzie King Bridge, Waller and Rideau

Affected stops

Bus stops (560#) NOT in use  Alternate service
# 7596 -- Rideau (north-side) and Dalhousie # 3000 -- Mackenzie King 2A
# 3009 -- Rideau 3A (south-side) and Nicholas
# 3009 -- Rideau 4A (north-side) 
# 7557 -- Elgin (east-side) and Wellington
# 7558 -- Elgin (west-side) and Queen
# 7559 -- Elgin (west-side) and Slater # 3001 -- Albert and Metcalfe
# 7691 -- Wellington (north-side) and Metcalfe
# 7692 -- Wellington (north-side) and O’Connor
# 7694 -- Wellington (south-side) and Metcalfe # 3008 -- Slater and Metcalfe
# 7693 -- Wellington (south-side) and O'Connor
# 7546 -- Bank (east-side) and Sparks # 3007 -- Slater and Bank
# 7682 -- Bank (west-side) and Queen # 3002 -- Albert and Bank
# 7560 -- Elgin (east-side) and Slater # 3000 -- Mackenzie King 1A
# 8465 -- Elgin (west-side) and Nepean Temporary stop -- O'Connor and Nepean
# 7675 -- Elgin (east-side) and Nepean Temporary stop -- Metcalfe and Nepean
# 7676 -- Elgin (west-side) and Lisgar Temporary stop -- O'Connor and Somerset
# 7674 -- Elgin (east-side) and Cooper Temporary stop -- Metcalfe and Somerset
# 2471 -- Elgin (west-side) and Somerset Temporary stop -- O'Connor and Somerset
# 2469 -- Elgin (east-side) and Gilmour Temporary stop -- Metcalfe and Somerset
# 7673 -- Elgin (west-side) and Lewis Temporary stop -- O'Connor and Gilmour
# 6403 -- Elgin (east-side) and Waverly Temporary stop -- Metcalfe and Gladstone
# 2472 -- Elgin (west-side) and Franks Temporary stop -- O'Connor and Frank
# 2374 -- Gladstone (north-side) and O'Connor # 6643 -- Gladstone and Bank
# 7672 -- Gladstone (north-side) and Metcalfe
# 7671 -- Gladstone (south-side) and Elgin # 7670 -- Gladstone and Metcalfe

DETOUR: Highway 417 Westbound On-Ramp Closure at Carling August 13, 2018 Route 101, 103Read More

From Monday, August 13th 2018 until Monday, October 15th 2018, routes 101 and 103 (westbound only) will be detoured due to the closure of the westbound Highway 417 on-ramp at Carling Avenue. Please allow a few extra minutes for your travels.

No bus stops will be affected as a result of this detour.

Detour Routing

  • Route 101 Bayshore will serve Carling, Maitland and the Highway 417 westbound on-ramp at Maitland
  • Route 103 Carling Campus (DND) will serve Carling, Maitland and the Highway 417 westbound on-ramp at Maitland

DETOUR: Athlone Bridge Closure (Transitway to Scott) August 4, 2018 Route 50, 81Read More

From Saturday, August 4th until Sunday, August 19th 2018, routes 50 Tunney's Pasture and 81 Clyde will be detoured during three time periods due to the closure of the Athlone Bridge between the Transitway and Scott Street.

These routes will be detoured during the following three time periods:

  • 7:00 AM on Saturday, August 4th 2018 until 10:00 PM on Monday, August 6th 2018
  • 7:00 AM on Saturday, August 11th 2018 until 10:00 PM on Sunday, August 12th 2018
  • 7:00 AM on Saturday, August 18th 2018 until 10:00 PM on Sunday, August 19th 2018

Detour Routing

  • Route 50 Tunney's Pasture will not enter Westboro Station and will serve Scott / Westboro Station and Scott Street
  • Route 81 Clyde will not enter Westboro Station and will serve Scott / Westboro Station and Scott Street

Affected Stops

Bus Stop (560#) NOT in use Route Alternate Service
# 3012 -- Westboro Station (stop 4A) 50 Tunney's Pasture # 7379 -- Churchill (east-side) and Scott
81 Clyde # 4893 -- McRae (west-side) and Scott

DETOUR: Prince of Wales closure (Baseline to Dynes) August 7, 2018 Route 111Read More

From 6am on Tuesday, August 7th until 3pm on Tuesday, October 2 , 2018, route 111 will be detoured due to the closure of Prince of Wales drive between Baseline and Dynes. Please allow a few extra minutes for your travel.

Detour Routing

  • Route 111 Baseline will serve Heron, Baseline, Fisher, Dynes and Prince of Wales.

Affected Stops

Bus Stops (560#) NOT in use  Alternate Service
# 4473 -- Prince of Wales (west-side) and Baseline

# 6762 --  Baseline and Prince of Wales

# 6705 -- Prince of Wales (west-side) and Sanford

Detour map for routes 111 , Prince of Wales drive closure

DETOUR: Dovercourt closure (Melbourne to Edison) July 30, 2018 Route 16Read More

From 7am on Monday, July 30th until 6pm on Friday, August 31 , 2018, route 16 will be detoured due to the closure of Dovercourt Avenue between Melbourne and Edison. Please allow a few extra minutes for your travel.

Detour Routing

  • Route 16 Britannia will serve Churchill, Avondale, Roosevelt and Dovercourt.
  • Route 16 Main will serve Dovercourt, Roosevelt, Avondale and Churchill.

Affected Stops

Bus Stops (560#) NOT in use  Alternate Service
# 7527 -- Dovercourt (north-side) and Churchill

# 4858 --  Churchill  and Avondale

# 7529 -- Dovercourt (south-side) and Churchill Temporary stop -- Avondale (south-side) and Churchill
# 4860 -- Churchill (east-side) and Avondale

Detour map for routes 16 , Dovercourt closure

Construction at Place d’Orléans Station and Park & Ride starting July 3 July 3, 2018 Route 32, 134Read More

We will begin the restoration of shelters and floors at Place d’Orléans Station Tuesday, July 3. Service will be maintained throughout construction. We expect the work to be completed by the end of the summer. Please follow on-site signage.

Routes 32 Sunview and 134 Renaud will serve stop 2B instead of Stop 2C. The stairwell to the pedestrian bridge from the Park & Ride will be closed.

Customer impacts

Affected stop and alternate service
Stop not-in-use Routes impacted Alternate stop
Place d’Orléans 2C
  • 32 Sunview
  • 134 Renaud
Place d’Orléans 2B
Stairwell closure

The stairwell that connects the Park & Ride with the pedestrian bridge will be closed. You will need to use the elevator to access the bridge. There may be short-term elevator outages later in the summer. We will schedule this work on weekends and notify you in advance.

Place d’Orléans Station construction zone

Map of Place d'Orléans station during construction

DETOUR: Fortune Closure June 25, 2018 Route 283, 301 Read More

From 7 A.M. on Friday June 22nd until 5 P.M. on Wednesday, August 15th, 2018, routes 283 and 301 will be detoured due to the closure of Fortune Street between Hamilton and Royal York. Please allow a few extra minutes for your travel.

Detour Routing

  • Route 283 Downtown will serve Strachan, Fowler, Hamilton and Fortune
  • Route 283 Richmond will serve Fortune, Hamilton, Fowler and Strachan
  • Route 301 Carlingwood will serve Strachan, Fowler, Hamilton and Fortune
  • Route 301 Richmond will serve Fortune, Hamilton, Fowler and Strachan

Affected Stops

Bus Stops (560#) NOT in use  Alternate Service
# 6270 -- Fortune (west-side) and Martin # 6269 -- Fortune (west-side) and Hamilton
# 6273 -- Fortune (east-side) and Martin # 6272 -- Fortune (east-side) and Hamilton
# 6271 -- Fortune (west-side) and Royal York # 6277 -- Strachan and Lennox
# 6275 -- Royal York (south-side) and Fowler
# 6274 -- Royal York (north-side) and Fortune # 6280 -- Strachan and Fowler
# 6276 -- Royal York (south-side) and Fowler

Map for Routes 283 and 301, Fortune Street Detour

DETOUR: Seneca Closure (Sunnyside to Grove) July 10, 2018 Route 7Read More

From 7 A.M. on Tuesday July 10th until the end of August, 2018, route 7 will be detoured due to the closure of Seneca Street between Sunnyside and Grove. Please allow a few extra minutes for your travel.

Detour Routing

  • Route 7 St-Laurent will serve Sunnyside, Leonard, Grove and Bank.

Affected Stops

Bus Stops (560#) NOT in use  Alternate Service
# 6737 -- Seneca (west-side) and Glen

# 6683 -- Sunnyside and Seneca

# 6685 -- Grove and Leonard

# 6738 -- Grove (south-side) and Seneca
# 6685 -- Grove (south-side) and Leonard Temporary Stop at Grove (north-side) and Leonard

Detour map for routes 7 , Seneca Closure

DETOUR: McBean Bridge (between Strachan and Royal York) June 20, 2018 Route 283, 301Read More

From Wednesday, June 20th 2018 until late fall 2018, routes 283 and 301 will be detoured due to construction work taking place on the McBean Bridge between Strachan Street and Royal York Street. Route 301 will be detoured on Mondays only.

Detour Routing

Affected Stops

Bus Stops (560#) NOT in use Alternate Service
# 6278 -- McBean (west-side) and Strachan Stop will be temporarily relocated approximately 50 m northwest to Strachan (south-side) and McBean
# 6281 -- McBean (west-side) and Royal York Stop will be temporarily relocated approximately 100 m northeast to Royal York (north-side) and McBean

Detour Maps

283 Mackenzie King

Map for Route 283 Mackenzie King, McBean Bridge Detour

283 Mackenzie King (trips from Munster and Flewellyn)

Map for Route 283 Mackenzie King trips from Munster and Flewellyn, McBean Bridge Detour

283 Richmond

Map for Route 283 Richmond, McBean Bridge Detour

283 Richmond (trips to Munster and Flewellyn)

Map for Route 283 Richmond trips to Munster and Flewellyn, McBean Bridge Detour

283 Richmond (trips to Stittsville from Richmond)

Map for Route 283 Richmond trips to Stittsville from Richmond, McBean Bridge Detour

301 Carlingwood

Map for Route 301 Carlingwood, McBean Bridge Detour

301 Richmond

Map for Route 301 Richmond, McBean Bridge Detour

Sunday Bike Days: Closure of Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway May 20, 2018 Route 61, 62, 87, 94, 95, 97Read More

From Sunday, May 20th 2018 until Sunday, September 2nd 2018 (inclusive), routes 61, 62, 87, 94, 95, and 97 will be detoured every Sunday (except Canada Day, July 1) from 9 am until 1 pm due to the closure of the westbound Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway for Sunday Bike Days. These routes will not be serving the Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway between Booth St. and Island Park Dr., and between Island Park Dr. and Carling Ave. during this time.

Detour Routing

  • Routes 61, 62, 94, 95, and 97 (westbound) will serve Westboro Station, Scott, Churchill, Richmond, Woodroffe, Carling, and Lincoln Fields Station
  • Route 87 (westbound) will serve the Westboro Station, Scott, Churchill, Richmond, and Woodroffe

Affected Stops

Bus Stops (560#) NOT in use Route(s) Alternate Service
# 3013 -- Dominion Station (Stop 1A) 61, 62, 87, 94, 95, 97 # 4922 -- Richmond (north-side) and Golden
# 3014 -- Lincoln Fields Station (Stops 1A, 1B) 61, 62, 94, 95 # 3014 -- Lincoln Fields Station (Stop 4B)
97 # 3014 -- Lincoln Fields Station (Stops 3A, 5A)
# 1832 -- Woodroffe (north-side) and Richmond 87 # 7515 -- Richmond (south-side) and Woodroffe
# 4944 -- Woodroffe (west-side) and Saunders 87

Queen St. Construction (until further notice) January 3, 2018 Route 4, 9, 12Read More

Until further notice, weekdays only (no detour on evenings and weekends), eastbound Routes 9 and 12 are detoured due to continued construction on Queen St. Routes 9 Hurdman and 12 Blair will serve Kent at Queen and continue on Kent and Wellington. Please allow a few extra minutes for your travel.

Bus stops (560 #) NOT in use:
    # 7561 -- Queen St. (south-side) at Bank
    # 1512 -- Queen St. (south-side) at Metcalfe
For eastbound service, please catch your bus at:
   # 1368 -- Kent St. (east-side) at Queen
   # 7693 -- Wellington (south-side) at O'Connor
   # 7694 -- Wellington (south-side) at Metcalfe

 

Algonquin College Service Roadway Closure (until Sep. 2018) June 5, 2017 Route 88Read More

From 7 am - 5 pm daily, until September 2018, route 88 will be detoured due to the closure of the Algonquin College Service Roadway (North Access Rd.) between Navaho Dr. and College Ave. Route 88 Kanata (westbound) will serve Navaho, Woodroffe and the bus-only roadway. Route 88 Hurdman (eastbound) will serve Baseline Station, Woodroffe and Navaho. Please allow a few extra minutes for your travel.

Bus stops (560 #) NOT in use Alternate Service:
 # 0706 -- North Access Rd. (west-side)
               at College Avenue
Stop # 0704 (west-side) on Navaho
at the Algonquin College Residence
OR Stop 2A at Baseline Station
 # 0707 -- North Access Rd. (east-side)
               at College Avenue
Stop # 0705 (east-side) on Navaho
at the Algonquin College Residence
OR Stop 1A at Baseline Station

Map for Route 88, Algonquin College Detour

General Service Change

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Route Service Change

Route 256 Routing Change July 23, 2018 Route 256Read More

Starting Monday, July 23rd 2018, route 256 will be modified to operate along Holly Acres Road and the Transitway during morning trips instead of Highway 417 between Richmond Road and Pinecrest Station. This new routing will:

  • Match the afternoon routing;
  • Provide more reliable service by avoiding highway congestion between Richmond and Pinecrest;
  • Improve connections to Bayshore Shopping Centre; and,
  • Allow connections at Bayshore Station to DND Carling Campus and employment locations in Kanata North.

This new routing will take approximately two minutes longer than the current route on days without highway congestion, but could be faster on days with severe highway congestion.

New routing

Route 256 Mackenzie King will serve from its original routing to Holly Acres, the Transitway to Bayshore Station and Pinecrest Station, Greenbank, the on-ramp to Highway 417 Eastbound, and will then continue on its original routing.

Affected stops

Bus Stops (560#) affected by route change Description Alternate service
# 2869 -- Holly Acres (east side) and Richmond Stop is now serving route 256 N/A
# 3050 -- Bayshore Station (Stop 2A) N/A
# 6908 -- 417 On-Ramp (north side) and Greenbank N/A
# 4081 -- Queensway (south side) and Greenbank Stop no longer serves route 256 # 6908 -- 417 On-Ramp (north side) and Greenbank
# 0933 -- Robertson (south side) and Richmond # 5279 -- Old Richmond (east side) and Robertson
# 1965 -- Richmond (south side) and Nanaimo # 2869 -- Holly Acres (east side) and Richmond

Route change map for route 256 Mackenzie King

Other

Elgin Street Construction Route 5, 14Read More

Routes 5 and 14 will continue their regular routes during Elgin Street construction beginning March 12, 2018.  Construction may cause delays.

Stop # 6790 Relocation, Bronson at University (Permanent) Route 7, 104, 111, 4Read More

On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018, stop # 6790 (Bronson ave. & University Dr.) will be permanently relocated approximately 200m north, to the west side of Bronson Ave. (see diagram below). Routes 7, 104, and 111 will no longer serve this stop. Only Route 4 remains in effect at this stop.

This change will only be reflected in the Travel Planner when the relocation goes into effect.

Diagram of relocated Stop 6790 on Bronson Avenue

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