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Cancelled trips / Delays (2)

6 Rockcliffe: Cancelled trip

Routes: 6

Date effective: February 24, 2024

The trip is cancelled from Greenboro station at 20:16 to Maple Lane/Springfield at 21:08. Next trip is 30 minutes later.

93 Leitrim: Cancelled Trip

Routes: 93

Date effective: February 24, 2024

 The trip is cancelled from Hunt Club/Bridle Path 20:24 to Leitrim Park & Ride 20:54. Next trip is 30 minutes later.

Detours / Route changes (8)

Detour: Sir Frederick Banting Driveway closure

Routes: 54

Date effective: February 24, 2024

On Saturday, February 24 at 7 am until Sunday, February 25 at 7 pm, Routes 54 Tunney's Pasture will be detoured due to the closure of Sir Frederick Banting Driveway between Scott to Eglantine for work.

Affected Stops

Route: 153 Tunney's Pasture
Bus Stop (560#) not in use Alternate Stop
#7348 -- Sir Frederick Banting (east-side) / Eglantine Temporary stop -- Tunney’s Pasture Drwy (east-side) / Sorrel (STO stop #5082)
#8992 -- Eglantine (south-side) / Goldenrod

#7350 -- Eglantine (south-side) / Tunney’s Pasture
#7370 -- Scott (north-side) / Sir Frederick Banting #3011 -- Tunney’s Pasture (east-side)

Detour Routing

Route 54 Tunney's Pasture: Route From Tunney’s Pasture Station, left onto Scott, left onto Tunney’s Pasture Driveway, and then continue to regular routing.

Detour: McEwen Avenue closure

Routes: 153

Date effective: February 27, 2024

On Tuesday, February 27 at 7 am until Wednesday, February 28 at 8 pm, Routes 153 will be detoured due to the closure of the north segment of McEwen due to hydro work as a part of the Ottawa West Flow Pump Station Upgrades Project.

Shuttle Service

To assist displaced customers, a Para Transpo shuttle will loop through the work zone approximately every 10 minutes and service impacted stops. The shuttle will connect to alternative conventional stops at McEwen and Ambleside, and Richmond and Assaly, where users can board detoured trips on Route 153 and continue regular route.

Customers can also use the sidewalk on the east side of McEwen Avenue to walk to Ambleside for alternative service.

Shuttle stops:

  • #2338 -- McEwen (east-side) / Ambleside
  • #6248 -- McEwen (west-side) / Ambleside
  • #6263 -- Richmond (south-side) / Assaly

Affected Stops

Route: 153 Tunney's Pasture
Bus Stop (560#) not in use Alternate Stop
#4931 -- Loop (east-side) / McEwen

#5721 -- McEwen (east-side) / Ambleside

Route: 153 Lincoln Fields
Bus Stop (560#) not in use Alternate Stop
#4931 -- Loop (east-side) / McEwen

#5716 -- McEwen (west-side) / Ambleside

Detour Routing

Route 153 Tunney's Pasture: From McEwen, continue Ambleside (do not turn left to continue McEwen)

Route Lincoln Fields: From Ambleside, continue McEwen to Richmond (do not turn right onto McEwen)

Detour Map

Detour map for 153. McEwen Ave closure

Shuttle Map

Shuttle routing map for 153. McEwen Ave closure

Route 28: Sunday service replaced by new On-Demand service

Routes: 28

Date effective: February 18, 2024

Starting February 18, Route 28 will be replaced by OC Transpo On-Demand on Sundays and select holidays. This change is part of the On-Demand transit service pilot project in Blackburn Hamlet, which began February 11.

Customers can now book same-day or next-day trips to and from select Route 28 stops using the new On-Demand transit service.

Route 28 will continue to run on weekdays and Saturdays, following its regular schedule. 

Learn more about the new On-Demand service!

Map of on demand service

Map of OC Transpo On-Demand service area and bus stop locations.

Detour extended: Campus Avenue Closure

Routes: 2, 7, 10, 111

Date effective: January 17, 2024

Extended until Friday, March 1 at 5 am, all bus routes are detoured off Campus Ave. due to gas and watermain leaks at Carleton University. Please allow extra time for your travels.

Affected Stops

Route: 2 South Keys, 10 Hurdman, 111 Baseline, 111 Carleton
Bus Stop (560#) not in use Alternate Stop

#6612 -- Campus (west-side) / Residence Commons

#4881 -- Raven (south-side) / University

#5813 -- Campus (west-side) / Library
Temporary stop added for the detour Temp -- University (west-side) / Raven
Route: 7 Carleton, 7 St-Laurent
Bus Stop (560#) not in use Alternate Stop

#6612 -- Campus (west-side) / Residence Commons

#6610 -- University (east-side) / Gymnasium

#5813 -- Campus (west-side) / Library

Detour Routing

Route 2 South Keys: From Bronson southbound, right onto University, left onto to remain on University, left onto Raven, and then continue to regular routing.

Route 7 Carleton: From Sunnyside, continue on University, left onto to remain on University, left onto Daycare Roadway, right onto Raven, right onto University.

Route 7 St-Laurent: Start trip at #6610, right onto University, continue on Sunnyside, and then continue to regular routing.        

Route 10 Hurdman: From Bronson southbound, right onto University, left onto to remain on University, left onto Raven, and then continue to regular routing.

Route 111 Carleton: From Bronson northbound, left onto Raven, right onto University, end trip at #6611.

Route 111 Baseline: Start trip at #4881, right onto Bronson to route.

Detour: Transitway closure (Kichi Zibi Mikan to Churchill)

Routes: 57, 61, 62, 63, 74, 75, 87

Date effective: November 23, 2023

Until further notice, Routes 57, 61, 62, 63, 74, 75 and 87 will be detoured nightly (11:30 pm - 6:00 am) from the Transitway between Kichi Zībī Mīkan and Churchill for work. Please allow extra time for your travels.

Affected stops

Route: 57, 61, 62, 63, 74, 75 Tunney's Pasture
Bus Stop (560#) not in use Alternate Stop
#3013 -- Dominion 2A #4941 -- Richmond (south-side) / Golden
Route: 61, 62 Stittsville, 63 Innovation P&R, 74 Nepean Woods, 75 Barrhaven
Bus Stop (560#) not in use Alternate Stop
#3013 -- Dominion 1A #4922 -- Richmond (north-side) / Golden
#3014 -- Lincoln Fields 1A: 61, 62 Stittsville, 63 Innovation P&R 1B: 74 Nepean Woods, 75 Barrhaven #3014 -- Lincoln Fields 3B
Additional stop added #3014 -- Lincoln Fields 5A
Route: 57 Crystal Bay
Bus Stop (560#) not in use Alternate Stop
#3013 -- Dominion 1A #4922 -- Richmond (north-side) / Golden
Additional stop added #3014 -- Lincoln Fields 5A
Route: 87 Baseline
Bus Stop (560#) not in use Alternate Stop
#3013 -- Dominion 1A #4922 -- Richmond (north-side) / Golden
#4944 -- Woodroffe (west-side) / Saunders #6244 -- Woodroffe (west-side) / Knightsbridge
#1832 -- Woodroffe (west-side) / Richmond
Route: 87 Tunney's Pasture
Bus Stop (560#) not in use Alternate Stop
#3013 -- Dominion 2A #4941 -- Richmond (south-side) / Golden
#4942 -- Woodroffe (east-side) / Saunders

#6472 -- Woodroffe (east-side) / Knightsbridge

#2783 -- Woodroffe (east-side) / Richmond

Detour routing

57, 61, 62, 63, 74, 75 Tunney's Pasture: From Lincoln Fields Station, turn left onto Transitway, left onto ramp, right onto Carling, left onto Woodroffe, right onto Richmond, left onto Churchill, right onto Scott, and continue regular routing.

57 Crystal Bay: From Scott / Churchill, turn left onto Churchill, right onto Richmond, left onto Woodroffe, right onto Carling, right onto J-ramp, and continue regular routing.

61, 62 Stittsville, 63 Briarbrook via Innovation, 74 Nepean Woods, 75 Barrhaven: From Scott/Churchill, turn left onto Churchill, right onto Richmond, left onto Woodroffe, right onto Carling, left onto J-ramp, right onto Transitway, right into Lincoln Fields, left onto Transitway, and continue regular routing.

87 Baseline: From Scott / Churchill, turn left onto Churchill, right onto Richmond, left onto Woodroffe, continue regular routing.

87 Tunney's Pasture: From Woodroffe/Richmond, turn right onto Richmond, left onto Churchill, right onto Scott, and continue regular routing.

Detour Map

Routes 57, 61, 62, 63, 74, 75, and 87

Map for routes 57, 61, 62, 63, 75 and 87. Tranistway detour

DETOUR: Route 11 Parliament near Richmond Road (Eastbound)

Routes: 11

Date effective: December 18, 2023

On Saturday, December 9 at 6 am until further notice, Route 11 Parliament will be detoured from eastbound Richmond Road between McEwen Avenue and New Orchard Avenue for construction. Please allow a few extra minutes for your travels.

Affected Stops

Route: 11 Bayshore - no stops missed 

Route: 11 Parliament

Bus Stop (560#) not in use Alternate Stop

#6260 -- Richmond (south-side) / McEwen

#5721 -- McEwen (east-side) / Richmond

Detour Routing 

11 Parliament: From Richmond, turn left onto McEwen, continue onto Ambleside, turn right onto New Orchard, left onto Richmond to regular routing.

Detour Map

Route 11 Parliament

Detour: Cyclone Taylor Boulevard and Huntmar Drive closures

Routes: 62, 162

Date effective: February 24, 2024

Starting about an hour before and until about an hour after major events at the Canadian Tire Centre, Routes 62 and 162 will be detoured away from the Canadian Tire Centre and will not serve the Park & Ride (stop 3059) or stops 1109, 1110, 1839 and 1871 on Cyclone Taylor. Service will be available at nearby stops on Palladium.

Affected Stops

62 Stittsville & 162 Stittsville
Bus Stop (560#) not in use Alternate Stop

#1109 -- 770 Cyclone Taylor (east-side)

#0570 -- Palladium (north-side) / Cyclone Taylor 

#1839 -- Cyclone Taylor (north-side) Frank Finnigan 

62 Tunney's Pasture & 162 Terry Fox
Bus Stop (560#) not in use Alternate Stop

#3059 -- Canadian Tire Centre

#0522 -- Palladium (south-side) / Cyclone Taylor 

#1110 -- 770 Cyclone Taylor (west-side)

#1871 -- Cyclone Taylor (south-side) / Huntmar

Detour Routing

There will be three detours in place for the CTC Event:

Cyclone Taylor Boulevard closure

Routes 62 and 162: Stay on Huntmar Southbound, turn left onto Palladium, and then continue to regular routing. 

Huntmar Southbound closure at Campeau

Route 62: Regular route to Palladium Northbound, right onto Campeau, service Tanger mall, loop around the roundabout at Campeau and Huntmar, back again to Campeau Westbound, left onto Palladium, cross Huntmar, continue on Palladium, and then continue to regular routing.

Route 162: Regular route to Huntmar Northbound, left onto Palladium, right onto Campeau, service Tanger mall, loop around the roundabout at Campeau and Huntmar, back again to Campeau Westbound, left onto Palladium, cross Huntmar, continue on Palladium, and then continue to regular routing.
Huntmar Drive Northbound closure at Maple Grove

Route 62: Regular route to Huntmar Northbound, right onto Maple Grove, left onto Silver Seven, left onto Palladium, cross Huntmar, right onto Campeau, service Tanger mall, loop around the roundabout at Campeau and Huntmar, back again to Campeau Westbound, left onto Palladium, cross Huntmar, continue on Palladium, and then continue to regular routing.

Route 162: Regular route to Maple Grove, cross Huntmar, continue on Maple Grove, left onto Silver Seven, left onto Palladium, cross Huntmar, right onto Campeau, service Tanger mall, loop around the roundabout at Campeau and Huntmar, back again to Campeau Westbound, left onto Palladium, cross Huntmar, continue on Palladium, and then continue to regular routing.

Detour extended: Seneca Street and Grove Avenue closure

Routes: 7

Date effective: September 05, 2023

On Tuesday, September 5 at 5 am until December 2024, route 7 St-Laurent will be detoured due to the closure of Seneca Street from Sunnyside Avenue to Grove Avenue and Grove Avenue from Seneca Street to Bank Street for the Sewer and Watermain Renewal project. Please allow extra time for your travels.

Affected Stops

7 St-Laurent

Bus Stop (560#) not in use Alternate Stop

#6737 -- Seneca (west-side) / Glen

#6683 -- Sunnyside (south-side) / Seneca

#6738 -- Grove (south-side) / Seneca

#6685 -- Grove (south-side) / Leonard

Temporary stop -- Sunnyside (south-side) / Leonard

#6686 -- Grove (south-side) / Grosvenor

Temporary stop -- Sunnyside (south-side) / Grosvenor

#6687 -- Grove (south-side) / Bank

#7655 -- Bank (east-side) / Sunnyside

#2414 -- Bank (east-side) / Belmont

Detour Routing

Route 7 St-Laurent: From Sunnyside/Seneca, continue on Sunnyside, left onto Bank and continue to regular routing.

Detour Maps

Map for Route 7. Seneca & Grove Detour

Stations & Elevators (5)

Elevator: Billings Bridge Station

Stations: Billings Bridge

Date effective: August 14, 2023

Billings Bridge Southbound elevator and stairs:

From Monday, August 14 at 9:30 am until Thursday, February 29, 2024 at 9:30 am. The southbound elevator and staircase at Billings Bridge Station is out of service for Southbound Platform's concrete repairs. We regret any inconvenience this may cause.

How to access the southbound platform:

To access the southbound platform, customers are advised to use our new accessible ramp.

For Travel Planning assistance, please call 613-560-5000 or press the free “Info” button on any Bell telephone in the station. For emergency assistance, use the nearest yellow emergency callbox.

Tunney’s Pasture Station, Men’s Washroom

Stations: Tunney’s Pasture

Date effective: December 23, 2023

The men's washroom at Tunney's Pasture Station is currently unavailable due to required maintenance. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Public washrooms at Hurdman and Bayview Station are currently unavailable

Stations: Bayview, Bayview, Hurdman

Date effective: November 24, 2023

The public washrooms at Hurdman and Bayview Station are currently unavailable due to required maintenance. We apologize for the inconvenience.
 

Elevators: Walkley Station

Stations: Walkley

Date effective: October 26, 2023

On Thursday, October 26 at 12:00 am until Monday, May 6 at 11:59 am:

The northeast* and southwest parts of Walkley Station building will be closed for repair. During the closures, customers will not be able to use the elevator or stairs in the closed sections of the station building. We regret any inconvenience this may cause.

For your safety, please only cross the Transitway at designated crossing areas. 

For Travel Planning assistance, please call 613-741-4390 or press the free “Info” button on any Bell telephone in the station. For emergency assistance, use the nearest yellow emergency callbox.

How to navigate between the lower and upper platforms

  • Customers can use the stairs in the remaining open sections of the station building. For more information, please refer to the travel instructions below.

  • Customers who require an elevator to navigate between platforms will need to adjust their travel. In some cases, this will mean travelling to the next station and doubling back or waiting on the on ramp to the transitway for the 44. Please refer to the tables below and find the travel instructions specific to your travel needs. For accessible travel options, please look for the accessibility icon ♿.

Travel instructions

Starting location:  Transitway northbound bus

Desired destination: Walkely Road - upper platforms (3A, 4A)

Option Travel Instructions
#1.

Use the remaining open staircase to access the upper platforms

#2.

Accessible

  1. Pass Walkley Station and continue riding to the next station (Heron Station)
  2. Arrive at Heron station Platform 2A
  3. Use the elevator and tunnel and arrive at the southbound platform (Platform 1A)
  4. Board any bus at this platform to deboard the next station (Walkley Station)
  5. Arrive at Walkley Station lower west Platform (Platform 1A)
  6. Use the elevators located in the west side of the building to access the upper platforms

Starting location:  Transitway southbound bus

Desired destination: Lower east northbound platform (Platform 2A)

Option Travel Instructions
#1.

Use the remaining open staircase to access lower east platform

#2.

Accessible

  1. Pass Walkley Station and continue riding to the next station (Greenboro Station)
  2. Arrive at Greenboro Station 1A
  3. Use elevators and bridge to access the northbound platform (Platform 2A)
  4. Board any bus on this platform to deboard the next station (Walkley Station)
  5. You will have arrived at Walkley Station lower level east side (Platform 2A).

Starting location: Walkley Road - upper platforms (3A, 4A)

Desired destination: lower east northbound platform (Platform 2A)

Option Travel Instructions
#1.

Use the remaining open staircase to access the upper platforms

#2.

Accessible

  1. Walk/ wheel to Platform 4B
  2. Wait for Route 44
  3. Use Route 44 to travel one stop and deboard at Walkley 2A.

Stop schedules for Route 44

Route 44 after hours:

  1. Use the northwest building entrance to access lower level 1A.
  2. Board any bus to Greenboro Station
  3. Deboard at Greenboro Station
  4. Use elevators and bridge to access northbound platform (Platform 2A)
  5. Board any bus and deboard the next station (Walkley Station)
  6. You will have arrived at Walkley Station lower level east side (Platform 2A)

Starting location: Walkley Road - upper platforms (3A, 4A)

Desired Destination: Lower west southbound platform (Platform 1A)

Option Travel Instructions

#1.

Accessible

Use the northwest building entrance elevator or stairs to access lower west platform (Platform 1A)


Starting location: Lower west platform (Platform 1A)

Desired Destination: Walkley Road - upper platforms (3A, 4A)

Option Travel Instructions

#1.

Accessible

Use the station elevators or stairs on the west of the building to access upper platforms


Starting location:  East side of Transitway on lower level (Platform 2A)

Desired destination: Walkely Road - upper platforms (3A, 4A)

Option Travel Instructions
#1.

Use the remaining open staircase to access the upper platforms

#2.

Accessible

  1. Board any northbound bus and deboard the next station (Heron Station)
  2. Deboard at Heron Station
  3. Use the elevator and tunnel to access the southbound platform (Platform 1A).
  4. Board any bus and deboard the next station (Walkley Station)
  5. Arrive at Walkely Station
  6. Use the remaining open elevator to access the upper platforms

Elevators: Queensway Station

Stations: Queensway

Date effective: December 01, 2023

Queensway Station southbound west elevator 1A and northbound elevator 2:

The southbound elevator on the west side of Queensway Station is out of service for unplanned maintenance.

The duration of the repairs is currently unavailable.

All routes that service stop 4A will service stop 2A.


For Travel Planning assistance, please call 613-560-5000 or press the free “Info” button on any Bell telephone in the station.

For emergency assistance, please use the nearest yellow emergency callbox.

We apologize for the inconvenience that this has caused.