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Detour: O-Train Line 1 temporary closures June 17-30

Routes: 1 O-Train

Date effective: June 17, 2021

From Thursday, June 17 to Wednesday, June 30, O-Train Line 1 service will end each night at 7 pm to perform seasonal track maintenance. This work will result in better train service for customers. Full O-Train Line 1 service will resume at 5 am on weekdays, 6 am on Saturdays, and 8 am on Sundays.

O-Train Line 1 will be replaced by R1 bus service from Tunney's Pasture to Blair Station from 7 pm until end of service.

Entrances to most stations will be closed during this time. Ticket machines will be available to purchase fares, video-chat with customer service, and access Presto services

Map of full R1 route

OC Transpo staff will be roaming the system and available to assist customers throughout the duration of the temporary closures.

R1 service stops

Line 1 Station

To Blair

To Tunney’s Pasture

Tunney’s Pasture

C

- -

Bayview

B

A

Pimisi

D

C

Lyon

B

A

Parliament

A

B

Mackenzie King

1A

2A

uOttawa

A

B

Lees

A

A

Hurdman

B

B

Tremblay

A

B

St-Laurent

B

C

Cyrville

A

B

Blair

- -

C

DETOUR: Route 87 Baseline in the area of Carlingwood.

Routes: 87

Date effective: June 14, 2021

Effective: 14 June 2021, 9:19 until further notice

DETOUR: Route 87 Baseline in the area of Carlingwood.

87 Baseline
from the mall, right Carling, continue past Fairlawn, left Woodroffe to route.

Stops missed: Fairlawn/Carling (6484), Fairlawn/Lenester (4536)

Alternate stops: Carlingwood (4980), Woodroffe/Georgina (6487)

Route 87 Tunney's Pasture unaffected.

Summer service starts Sunday, June 20

Date effective: June 20, 2021

Summer service is starting on Sunday, June 20. Use the Travel Planner or view the route schedules to check if your regular trips are affected.

  • No seasonal reductions on O-Train Line 1, current service levels will continue
  • Increased or extended bus service
  • New Route 110 operating between Barrhaven and Kanata
  • Routes adjusted where parallel service is available
  • Frequency adjustments
  • Routes suspended due to the pandemic
  • Service to summer destinations will return when possible

Read More about the summer service change

Detour: Barnsdale Road Closure

Routes: 176, 305

Date effective: May 31, 2021

From Monday, May 31 at 6:00 am to Monday, September 6 at 6:00 pm, Routes 176 and 305 will be detoured off of Barnsdale Road between Lockview Road and Rideau Valley Drive for installation of new watermains. Please allow a few extra minutes for your travels.

Additional Stops

Bus stops (560#) Added Route(s)
#1493 -- Scharfield (West-side) / Beaverwood 

176 Barrhaven 

#1494 -- Maple (North-side) / Scharfield  
#1491 -- Ann (East-side) / Maple 

176 Manotick

#1497 -- Beaverwood (South-side) / Ann

Affected Stops

Bus Stop (560#) not in use Route Alternate Stop
#1476 -- Barnsdale (West-side) / Lockview 

176 Barrhaven 

305 Carlingwood

Temporary Stop -- Bravar (South-side) / Mclean
#0809 -- McLean (East-side) / Bravar 
#1475 -- Barnsdale (South-side) / Lockview

176 Manotick

305 North Gower

#1477 -- McLean (West-side) / Bravar 
#1478 -- McLean (West-side) / Driscoll 
#1480 -- Long Island (South-side) / Driscoll  Temporary Stop -- Long Island (South-side) / Cindy Hill 
#1482 -- Long Island (South-side) / Cindy Hill 
#2857 -- Long Island (West-side) / Leonard 176 Manotick For trips to Manotick from this stop take 176 direction Barrhaven.
#2855 -- Long Island (West-side) / West Avenue 
#2854 -- Long Island (West-side) / Edward FS
#2852 -- Long Island (West-side) / Bridge St
#2850 -- Bridge (North-side) / West River 
#2848 -- Bridge (North-side) / Main 

#1479 -- McLean (East-side) / Driscoll 

176 Barrhaven 

Temporary Stop -- Bravar (South-side) / Mclean 

#1481 -- Long Island (North-side) / Driscoll  

Temporary Stop -- Long Island (South-side) / Cindy Hill 

#1483 -- Long Island (North-side) / Lena  

#1484 -- Long Island (East-side) / Cindy Hill  

#2857 -- Long Island (West-side) / Leonard

#2856 -- Long Island (East-side) / Riverside 

#2855 -- Long Island (West-side) / West Avenue 

#2853 -- Long Island (East-side) / Riverside 

#2854-- Long Island (West-side) / Edward

#2851 -- Long Island (East-side) / Elizabeth 

#2852 -- Long Island (West-side) / Bridge St 

#2849 -- Bridge (South-side) / West River  

#2850 -- Bridge (North-side) / West River 

#2847 -- Bridge (South-side) / Main 

#2848 -- Bridge (North-side) / Main 

Detour Routing

176 Manotick: From Rideau Valley, continue Rideau Valley, turn right onto Maple, left onto Scharfield, left onto Beaverwood, left onto Ann, right onto Maple, continue onto Bridge, left onto Long Island, right onto Driscoll, right onto Mclean, and right onto Bravar to finish the route.   

176 Barrhaven: From Bravar and McLean, continue Bravar, turn tight onto Lena, left onto Long Island, right onto Bridge, continue onto Maple, left onto Scharfield, left onto Beaverwood, lefto onto Ann, right onto Maple, left onto Rideau Valley and then continue to regular routing.

305 Carlingwood: From Mclean, turn right onto Bravar, right onto Lena, left onto Long Island, right onto Bridge, right onto Rideau Valley and then continue to regular routing.

305 North Gower: From Rideau Valley, continue Rideau Valley, turn left onto Bridge, left onto Long Island, right onto Driscoll, right onto Mclean, right onto Bravar, right onto Lean, left onto Long Island, right onto Bridge and then continue to regular routing.

Detour Maps

Route 176 Barrhaven

Map for Route 176 Barrhaven, detour for Barnsdale Road Closure between Lockview Road and Rideau Valley Drive.

Route 176 Manotick

Map for Route 176 Manotick, detour for Barnsdale Road Closure between Lockview Road and Rideau Valley Drive.

Detour: Navaho Road closure at Algonquin

Routes: 88

Date effective: May 10, 2021

From May 10 at 5:00 am until August 1 at 6:00 pm, Route 88 will be detoured due to the closure of Navaho north-side  access road at Algonquin in front of the Residence building for construction. Please allow a few extra minutes for your travels.

Affected Stops

Bus Stop (560#) not in use Routes Alternate Stop

#0704 -- Navaho Road (north-side) / Algonquin College Residense 

88 Terry Fox

Temporary Stop -- Navaho (north-side) / Service Road

#0706 --  Algonquin College (west-side) / College

#0705 -- Navaho Road (north-side) / Algonquin College Residense

88 Hurdman 

Temporary Stop -- Navaho (south-side) / Service Road

#0707 --  Algonquin College (east-side) / College

Detour Routing

88 Terry Fox: From Navaho southbound turn right onto Navaho, left onto Woodroffe, right onto College and continue to regular routing.

88 Hurdman: From College turn left onto Woodroffe, right onto Navaho, left onto Navaho and continue to regular routing.

Detour Maps

Route 88

 Map for Route 88 detour at Navaho north-side access road at Algonquin for construction.

Detour: Westgate Shopping Centre

Routes: 80, 81

Date effective: May 03, 2021

Starting on Monday, May 3 at 8:00 am, Routes 80 and 81 will be detoured at the Westgate Shopping Centre. Construction at the Mall is expected to be completed at the end of June. Please allow a few extra minutes for your travels.

Affected stops

Bus stops (560#) not in use Routes Alternate stop

#2464 -- Westgate Shopping Centre South

  • 80 Barrhaven Centre
  • 81 Tunney's Pasture
  • 81 Clyde

Temporary Stop -- Near the Pet Value on the east side of the Mall

#2474 -- Westgate Shopping Centre / Merivale

  • 80 Tunney's Pasture

#7431 -- Merivale (east-side) / Carling

#8094 -- Carling (south-side) / Merivale

Detour Routing

80 Barrhaven Centre: From Carling, turn right onto Shoppers Drug Mart Signal and continue alongside the Mall, right at the back of the Mall, right alongside the east side of the Mall, left onto the temporary roadway, right onto Merivale and then continue to regular routing.

80 Tunney’s Pasture: From Merivale, turn left onto Carling, right onto Shoppers Drug Mart Signal and continue alongside the Mall, right at the back of the Mall, right alongside the east side of the Mall, left onto the temporary roadway, right onto Merivale, left onto Carling and then continue to regular routing.

81 (both directions): From Carling, turn left onto Shoppers Drug Mart Signal and continue alongside the Mall, right at the back of the Mall, right alongside the east side of the Mall, left onto the temporary roadway, right onto Merivale, right onto Carling and then continue to regular routing.

Detour Maps

Route 80 Barrhaven Centre

Map for Route 80 Barrhaven Centre, Detour at Westgate Shopping Centre

Route 80 Tunney's Pasture

Map for Route 80 Tunney's Pasture, Detour at Westgate Shopping Centre

Route 81 (both directions)

Map for Route 81, Detour at Westgate Shopping Centre

Detour: NCC Weekend Bikedays on Sir John A. Macdonald

Routes: 57, 61, 62, 63, 74, 75, 83, 87

Date effective: May 01, 2021

On weekends until Monday, October 11, the westbound lane of Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway will be closed to motor vehicles as part of NCC Weekend Bikedays, presented by NOKIA. Every Saturday, Sunday, and holiday Monday this summer, between 7:45 am and 4:00 pm, only cyclists and pedestrians will be able to access the westbound lane.

Routes 57, 61, 62, 63, 74, 75, 83, and 87 (westbound only) will be detoured between Booth St. and Carling Ave. during these times. Please allow a few extra minutes for your travels.

Additional Stops

Bus stops (560#) Added Route(s)
#3014  --  Lincoln Fields 5A
  • 57 Bells Corners
  • 61 Terry Fox/Stittsville
  • 62 Terry Fox/Stittsville
  • 63 Briarbrook
  • 74 Riverview
  • 75 Barrhaven Centre
  • 83 Viewmount

Affected stops

Bus stops (560#) not in use Route(s) Alternate stop
#3013 -- Dominion Station 1A
  • 57 Bells Corners
  • 61 Terry Fox/Stittsville
  • 62 Terry Fox/Stittsville
  • 63 Briarbrook
  • 74 Riverview
  • 75 Barrhaven Centre
  • 83 Viewmount
  • 87 Baseline
#4922  --  Richmond (north-side) / Golden
#3014 -- Lincoln Fields 1A
  • 61 Terry Fox/Stittsville
  • 62 Terry Fox/Stittsville
  • 63 Briarbrook
#3014  --  Lincoln Fields 3A
#3014 -- Lincoln Fields 1B
  • 74 Riverview
  • 75 Barrhaven Centre
  • 83 Viewmount
#4944 -- Woodroffe (west-side) / Saunders
  • 87 Baseline
#6244  --  Woodroffe (west-side) / Knightsbridge
#1832 -- Woodroffe (west-side) / Richmond

Detour Routing

57 Bells Corners: From the Westboro Station, turn right onto Scott, left onto Churchill, right onto Richmond, left onto Woodroffe, right onto Carling, right into Lincoln Fields Station and then continue to regular routing.

61 Terry Fox/Stittsville, 62 Terry Fox/Stittsville, 63 Briarbrook, 74 Riverview, 75 Barrhaven Centre, 83 Viewmount: From the Westboro Station, turn right onto Scott, left onto Churchill, right onto Richmond, left onto Woodroffe, right onto Carling, right into Lincoln Fields Station, turn left onto Transitway and then continue to regular routing.

87 Baseline: From the Westboro Station, turn right onto Scott, left onto Churchill, right onto Richmond, left onto Woodroffe and then continue to regular routing.

Detour Maps

Map for Routes 57, 61, 62, 63, 74, 75, 83, and 87, detour for Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway closure

Map for Routes 57, 61, 62, 63, 74, 75, 83, and 87, detour for Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway closure

Lincoln Fields Station: Route 11, 51, 57, 85, 153, and 301 bus stop change

Routes: 11, 51, 57, 85, 153, 301

Date effective: April 28, 2021

On Wednesday April 28, at 10:00 am, the bus stops for Route 11, 51, 57, 85, 153, and 301 at Lincoln Fields Station will change:

  • Route 11 Bayshore is moving to Stop 4B from 5A
  • Route 11 Parliament is moving to Stop 3B from 5A
  • Route 51 Britannia is moving to the new Stop 5A
  • Route 57 Bells Corners is moving to Stop 4A from 5A
  • Route 85 Bayshore is moving to the new Stop 5A
  • Route 153 Tunney's Pasture is moving to Stop 3B from 5A
  • Route 301 Richmond is moving to the new Stop 5A

Affected stops

Bus stops (560#) not in use Routes Alternate stop
#6401 -- Carling (north-side) / Lincoln Fields Station
  • 51 Britannia
  • 85 Bayshore
  • 301 Richmond
#3014  --  Lincoln Fields 5A
Relocated to Carling (north-side) / Lincoln Fields Station

Route 11, 51, 57, 85, 153, and 301 go to bus stop 5A at Lincoln Fields Station.

Detour: Piperville Road closure

Date effective: May 03, 2021

From Monday, May 3 at 6:00 am until Tuesday, November 30 at 6:00 am, Route 222 will be detoured due to the closure of Piperville Road between Farmers Way and Hall Road for construction work. Please allow a few extra minutes for your travels.

15 parking spots are available at the Carlsbad Springs Park & Ride for customers to use. Parking beside the community centre is reserved for the centre’s clients. Please follow all signage and only use the designated Rural Park & Ride parking spots.

Please note that detour adjustments may be required to accommodate construction requirements.

Added Bus Stops

Bus Stop (560#) Routes
#1568 --  Piperville (north-side) / Boundary
  • 222 Vars
#1570 --  Piperville (south-side) / Boundary
  • 222 Blair

Affected Stops

Bus stops (560#) not in use Routes Alternate stop
#1078 -- Piperville (north-side) / Boundary
  • 222 Blair
#1079 --  Piperville (south-side) / Carlsbad Springs Community Centre
#1550 -- Piperville (north-side) / Hall
#1842 -- Piperville (north-side) / Hall
#1844 -- Piperville (north-side) / Hall
#1848 -- Piperville (south-side) / Hall
  • 222 Vars
#1560 -- Piperville (south-side) / Hall 
#1843 -- Piperville (south-side) / Hall
#1562 -- Piperville (north-side) / Farmers
  • 222 Blair
Temporary stop --  Anderson (east-side) / Leitrim
#1529 -- Anderson (east-side) / Leitrim
#1810 -- Piperville (north-side) / A.D. 4995
#8510 -- Piperville (north-side) / A.D. 4909
#1533 -- Piperville (north-side) / Anderson
#1571 -- Piperville (north-side) / Landry Park
#1564 -- Piperville (south-side) / Farmers
  • 222 Vars
#1532  --  Anderson (west-side) / Leitrim
#1811 -- Piperville (south-side) / A.D. 4992
#8511 -- Piperville (south-side) / A.D. 4898
#1577 -- Piperville (south-side) / Landry Park

Detour Routing

222 Blair: From Boundary, turn left onto Piperville, left into the Carlsbad Springs Community Centre, right onto Piperville, left onto Boundary, left onto Russell, continue onto Leitrim, cross Highway 417, turn right onto Anderson, and then continue to regular routing.

222 Vars: From Anderson, turn left onto Leitrim, continue onto Russell, turn right onto Boundary, right onto Piperville, left into the Carlsbad Springs Community Centre, right onto Piperville, right onto Boundary, and then continue to regular routing.

Detour Map

Map of Route 222, Piperville Road detour

Place d’Orléans Station: Route N39, 131, 138, 302, 405, 455, 634, 635, and 678 bus stop change

Routes: 39, 131, 138, 405, 455, 634, 635, 678

Date effective: April 19, 2021

On Sunday April 19, the bus stop for Route N39, 131, 138, 302, 405, 455, 634, 635, and 678 at Place d'Orléans Station will change location:

  • Route N39 Rideau is moving to Stop 2C from 2A
  • Route 131 Chapel Hill is moving to Stop 2C from 2A
  • Route 138 Innes is moving to Stop 2C from 2A
  • Route 302 St-Laurent is moving to Stop 2C from 2A
  • Route 405 Ctr Canadian Tire Ctr is moving to Stop 2C from 2A
  • Route 455 Lansdowne is moving to Stop 2C from 2A
  • Route 634 Mer Bleue is moving to Stop 2C from 2A
  • Route 635 Carine Wilson is moving to Stop 2C from 2A
  • Route 678 Louis Riel is moving to Stop 2C from 2A

Route N39, 131, 138, 302, 405, 455, 634, 635, and 678 go to bus stop 2C at Place d'Orléans Station.

Montréal Road closure starting Sunday, April 18

Routes: 7, 9, 12, 15, 20

Date effective: April 18, 2021

On Sunday, April 18, Montréal Road will close in the eastbound direction from St-Laurent Boulevard to the Vanier Parkway for the Montréal Road Revitalization Project. The eastbound lane of Montréal Road is expected to reopen in 2022.

For the duration of this closure, the following routes will be affected:

  • Routes 12, 15, and 20 will be detoured through Vanier
  • Route 12 will be shortened to travel between St-Laurent and Blair Stations
  • Route 15 will change from a Local route to a Frequent route, and will be expanded to run all day, seven days a week between downtown and Blair Station
  • Bus stops for Routes 7, 9, 12, 15, and 20 will be affected

Please allow a few extra minutes for your travels.

School service

Some school trips on Route 12 will be renumbered and adjusted to follow the Route 15 detour through Vanier:

  • The afternoon school trip from Collège catholique Samuel-Genest to Parliament Station will be renumbered as a school trip on Route 15
  • The afternoon school trip from Lester B. Pearson High School to Parliament Station will be renumbered as *NEW* Route 615
  • The morning and afternoon school trips between Parliament Station and Gloucester High School will be renumbered as *NEW* Route 616

Detour maps

Click on the maps below to enlarge them.

Full detour map
Full Montréal Road eastbound closure detour map, showing the detour routing for Routes 12, 15, and 20, as well as all of the bus stops being impacted by this detour for Routes 7, 9, 12, 15, and 20.
Eastern detour section
Zoomed in view of the eastern half of the Montréal Road eastbound closure detour map, showing the partial detour routing and impacted bus stops for Routes 12, 15, and 20 between St-Laurent and Blair Stations.
Western detour section
Zoomed in view of the western half of the Montréal Road eastbound closure, showing the partial detour routing and impacted bus stops for Routes 12, 15, and 20 between Beechwood and St-Laurent.

Removed stops

Bus stop (560#) not in use Routes
#8940 -- St-Laurent (east-side) / Montréal
  • 7 Carleton
#7691 -- Wellington (north-side) / Metcalfe
  • 12 St-Laurent
#1845 -- Rideau (north-side) / Wurtemburg
#2337 -- Rideau (north-side) / Charlotte
#2325 -- Rideau (north-side) / Augusta
#7591 -- Rideau (north-side) / Chapel
#2323 -- Rideau (north-side) / Friel
#7594 -- Rideau (north-side) / Nelson
#1658 -- Rideau (north-side) / King Edward
#7596 -- Rideau (north-side) / Dalhousie
#3009 -- Rideau Station, Stop A
#8781 -- Montréal (north-side) / North River
#8783 -- Montréal (north-side) / Vanier
#7055 -- Montréal (north-side) / Marier
#1279 -- Montréal (north-side) / Bradley
#7557 -- Elgin (east-side) / Wellington
  • 12 Blair
#1512 -- Queen (south-side) / Metcalfe
#3052 -- Parliament Station, Stop A
#2329 -- Rideau (south-side) / Wurtemburg
#7590 -- Rideau (south-side) / Charlotte
#2331 -- Rideau (south-side) / Augusta
#7593 -- Rideau (south-side) / Friel
#2333 -- Rideau (south-side) / Nelson
#7595 -- Rideau (south-side) / King Edward
#2351 -- Rideau (south-side) / Cumberland
#3009 -- Rideau Station, Stop B
#1575 -- Montréal (south-side) / Montgomery
#7053 -- Montréal (south-side) / Vanier
#8947 -- Montréal (north-side) / Emond
  • 12 St-Laurent
  • 15 Parliament
#8784 -- Montréal (north-side) / Olmstead
#1543 -- Montréal (north-side) / Granville
#8741 -- Montréal (north-side) / Cantin
#8739 -- Montréal (north-side) / de l'Église
#0927 -- Montréal (north-side) / Notre Dame Cemetery
#7054 -- Montréal (south-side) / Cyr
  • 12 Blair
  • 15 Blair
#8758 -- Montréal (south-side) / Olmstead
#7057 -- Montréal (south-side) / Bégin
#7058 -- Montréal (south-side) / Lacasse
#7059 -- Montréal (south-side) / Lafontaine
#0953 -- Montréal (south-side) / St-Laurent
#0929 -- Montréal (south-side) / Ducharme
  • 12 Blair
  • 15 Blair
  • 20 St-Laurent
#8740 -- Montréal (south-side) / de l'Église
#7060 -- Montréal (south-side) / Notre Dame Cemetery
#8749 -- Alfred (east-side) / Montréal
  • 20 Vanier

Added stops

Bus stop added Routes
#3025 -- St-Laurent Station, Stop D
  • 12 Blair
Temporary Stop -- Vanier Parkway (west-side) / Deschamps
  • 9 Hurdman
  • 15 Parliament
#6692 -- St-Laurent (west-side) / Guy
  • 15 Parliament
Temporary Stop -- Lafontaine (east-side) / McArthur
Temporary Stop -- Lafontaine (east-side) / Blake
Temporary Stop -- Lafontaine (east-side) / Lévis
Temporary Stop -- Lafontaine (east-side) / Montréal
Temporary Stop -- Deschamps (north-side) / Hannah
#8738 -- Montréal (north-side) / Langs
  • 15 Parliament (evenings and weekends only)
#4409 -- Montréal (north-side) / Codd's
#8635 -- Montréal (north-side) / Foxview
#4412 -- Montréal (north-side) / Bathgate
#8636 -- Montréal (north-side) / NRC
#8640 -- Montréal (north-side) / Blair
#1545 -- Granville (west-side) / Montréal
  • 15 Blair
#7112 -- Marier (east-side) / Deschamps
#7052 -- Vanier Parkway (east-side) / Montréal
#6691 -- St-Laurent (east-side) / Guy
#7110 -- Marier (east-side) / Montfort
#7049 -- Montfort (south-side) / Bradley
#8747 -- Montfort (south-side) / Ste Anne
#1544 -- Montfort (south-side) / Granville
Temporary Stop -- Deschamps (south-side) / Marier

Temporary Stop -- Deschamps (south-side) / Emond

#1565 -- Montréal (south-side) / Den Haag
  • 15 Blair (evenings and weekends only)

#8634 -- Montréal (south-side) / Carson

#6925 -- Montréal (south-side) / Hochelaga
#4411 -- Montréal (south-side) / Bathgate
#0832 -- Montréal (south-side) / NRC
#7064 -- McArthur (south-side) / Lafontaine
  • 15 Blair
  • 20 St-Laurent
Temporary Stop -- Lafontaine (west-side) / Blake
Temporary Stop -- Lafontaine (west-side) / Richelieu
Temporary Stop -- Lafontaine (west-side) / Montréal

Detour routing

12 Blair

From St-Laurent Station, turn right onto St-Laurent, right onto Montréal, and then continue to regular routing.

12 St-Laurent

From Montréal / St-Laurent, turn left onto St-Laurent, and right into St-Laurent Station.

15 Blair

From Montréal, turn left onto the Vanier Parkway, right onto Deschamps, left onto Marier, right onto Montfort, right onto Granville, continue onto Lafontaine, turn left onto McArthur, left onto St-Laurent, right onto Montréal, and then continue to regular routing.

Trips starting downtown:

From Parliament Station, continue on Queen, turn left onto Elgin, right onto Rideau, and then continue to the detour routing indicated above.

Trips after 5:55 pm on weekdays, and all-day Saturday and Sunday:

Follow the detour routing indicated above to Montréal / St-Laurent, continue on Montréal, turn right onto Blair, right onto the Gloucester Mall roadway, and left into Blair Station.

15 Parliament

From Montréal, turn left onto St-Laurent, right onto McArthur, right onto Lafontaine, left onto Montréal, right onto Marier, left onto Deschamps, left onto the Vanier Parkway, right onto Montréal, and then continue to regular routing.

Trips ending downtown:

Follow the detour routing indicated above to Rideau, turn left onto Elgin, right onto Queen, and continue to Parliament Station.

Trips after 6:20 pm on weekdays, and all-day Saturday and Sunday:

From Blair Station, turn right onto the Gloucester Mall roadway, left onto Blair, left onto Montréal, and then continue to the detour routing indicated above.

20 Vanier

From Montréal, turn right onto Cantin, left onto Montfort, and then continue to regular routing.

20 St-Laurent

From Granville, continue onto Lafontaine, left onto McArthur, left onto St-Laurent, and then continue to regular routing.

Lyon Station: Nearby construction impacts

Routes: 10, 16, 17

Stations: Lyon

Date effective: March 01, 2021

Starting Monday, March 1, construction on a high-rise building next to Lyon Station will cause minor delays to bus service and station access on certain dates. One or two days each week, Monday to Friday between 9 am and 3 pm, some streets around Lyon Station will be intermittently closed for a maximum of 2 minutes each time. These brief, periodic street closures will continue until mid-2022 or until construction is complete.

Check this alert regularly for updates on the next construction dates.

Bus service

On construction dates, Routes 10, 15, 16, and 17 servicing Lyon Station may experience short delays as they are arriving or departing from the station. Please allow a few extra minutes for your travels.

There is no impact to service on dates other than the specified construction dates.

Station access

Throughout most of construction, doors to Lyon Station will remain open and accessible to all customers.

On certain construction dates, the station doors on Queen Street and Lyon Street will be closed for a few minutes. Staff will be on-site to guide customers to other doors and to help customers enter the station while the accessible doors are closed.

Bus Stop closures: Connaught Avenue

Routes: 154, 155

Date effective: February 01, 2021

From Monday, February 1 until further notice, two bus stops on Connaught Avenue (#1358 and #1359) will be closed for Stage 2 work. Please use the alternate stops listed below for Routes 154 and 155.

Affected stops

Bus stops(560#)affected Routes Alternate service
#1359 -- Connaught (west-side) / Roman
  • 154 Queensway Terrace
#5218 -- Severn (south-side) / Connaught
#4965 -- Connaught (west-side) / Severn
#1358 -- Connaught (east-side) / Roman
  • 154 Lincoln Fields
  • 155 Bayshore
#1365-- Connaught (east-side) / Severn

Map

Map for Routes 154 and 155, Bus Stops at Connaught (#1359 and #1358) are closed

Detour: Elgin Street northbound closure

Routes: 5, 55

Date effective: December 20, 2020

From Sunday December 20 until Spring 2021, Routes 5 and 55 will be detoured due to the closure of Elgin Street northbound from Catherine Street to the Pretoria Bridge for the Elgin Street Bike Lane Project. Please allow a few extra minutes for your travels.

Affected Stops

Bus Stop (560#) not in use Alternate Stop
#2476 -- Elgin (west-side) / Catherine Temporary Stop -- Elgin (west-side) / Argyle  
#2466 -- Elgin (east-side) / Argyle Temporary Stop -- Catherine (north-side) / Elgin  
#2034 -- Elgin (east-side) / Isabella 

Temporary Stop -- Queen Elizabeth Drive (east-side) / Pretoria Bridge

Temporary Stop -- Catherine (north-side) / Elgin

Detour Routing

5 Rideau: From Pretoria Bridge, turn right onto Queen Elizabeth Drive, left onto Catherine, right onto Elgin and then continue to regular routing.

55 Bayshore: From Pretoria Bridge, turn right onto Queen Elizabeth Drive, left onto Catherine, continue on Catherine and then continue to regular routing.  

Detour Map

Map for Routes 5 and 55, Elgin Street northbound closure detour

Stop Closure: Richmond Road Bus Stop Impact

Routes: 11, 153

Date effective: September 21, 2020

Starting 6 am Sept. 21, some stops on Routes 11 Parliament, and 153 Tunney’s Pasture on the south side of Richmond Road are impacted and will be closed for O-Train Stage 2 construction until further notice.

All routes will follow their regular routing.

Affected Stops

Bus Stop (560#) not in use Alternate Stop
#4937 -- Richmond (South-side) / New Orchard North #4935 -- Richmond (South-side) / Richardson
#6259 -- Richmond (South-side) / Allison #7515 -- Richmond (South-side) / Woodroffe
#7514 -- Richmond (South-side) / Lockhart #7515 -- Richmond (South-side) / Woodroffe
#2459 -- Richmond (South-side) / Sherbourne #7512 -- Richmond (South-side) / Redwood

Stop Closure Maps

Route 11

Starting 6am Sept. 21, some stops on Routes 11 and 153 on the south side of Richmond Rd will be closed for Stage 2 construction.

Route 153

Starting 6am Sept. 21, some stops on Routes 11 and 153 on the south side of Richmond Rd will be closed for Stage 2 construction.

Stations & Elevators (4)

Accessible fare gates at Line 1 stations

Stations: Bayview, Blair, Cyrville, Hurdman, Lees, Lyon, Parliament , Pimisi, Rideau, St‑Laurent, Tremblay, Tunney’s Pasture, uOttawa

Date effective: May 04, 2021

At Line 1 stations, the card reader on the top of the wide and accessible fare gates is temporarily unavailable. Customers can tap at the card reader on the front of the fare gate. Use of the top card reader will return once system upgrades are completed.

For assistance, video chat with a Customer Service Representative at a ticket machine or call us at 613-741-4390 (TTY: 613-741-5280).

Limited spaces at Chapel Hill Park & Ride

Stations: Chapel Hill

Date effective: April 21, 2021

Due to low usage of the Chapel Hill Park & Ride during the pandemic, some parking spaces will be temporarily closed off.

Please use other available spaces. We will continue to monitor ridership levels and adjust the number of available parking spaces as required.

Iris Station: Stop 1A relocation & Transitway realignment

Stations: Iris

Date effective: March 25, 2021

Starting Thursday, March 25, Stop 1A at Iris Station will be moved to the north side of Iris Street due to the realignment of the Transitway at Iris Station for Stage 2 work.

All bus routes that currently use the Transitway at Iris Station will be modified to follow the realigned roadway. 

Map

Map showing the new location of Stop 1A at Iris Station on the north side of Iris Street and to the west of the original Transitway, as well as the realigned Transitway south of Iris Street, to the west of its original location.

South Keys: Multi-use pathway detoured

Stations: South Keys

Date effective: August 10, 2020

Starting Monday, August 10, the multi-use path (MUP) going underneath the Line 2 rail tracks at South Keys Station will be closed. This MUP will be detoured through South Keys Station on the southbound platform and will require the use of the station's stairs and elevators.

A temporary pathway has been constructed connecting the north end of the southbound platform to the existing Sawmill Creek MUP. Signage on site will direct cyclists to dismount and walk when they reach the station platform.

The MUP is expected to reopen when construction on Line 2 is completed.