Get the inside scoop on travelling by transit. Our short videos will tell you about transit zones, how to buy tickets, where the security phones are and lots of other handy hints, like using your mobile phone to find out when the next bus is coming. So sit back, press play and get ready for some useful tips for your next transit trip!
Part 1 - Transit 101
Meet Sarah as she travels from downtown to Metrotown and back by bus and SkyTrain.
Part 2 - Safety & Etiquette
Sarah finds out where SkyTrain’s silent alarm and speakerphones are, along with other safety tips, and meets some passengers who need to brush up on their transit etiquette.
TransLink is committed to getting you the information you need where and when you need it. Our various mobile tools can help you plan your trip while on transit, get updated schedule information and more. For details on all our mobile services, including how to use Next Bus SMS, visit our mobile information page. Check out the video below to learn all about our mobile website, m.translink.ca.
If you're new to our transit services:
From rapid transit buses to trolley buses and standard buses, 85% of Metro Vancouver residents have a bus stop within 400 metres of their home.
Small minibuses that provide local area service and connections to the transit network.
Light rapid transit system from Surrey to downtown Vancouver.
Ferry service from North Vancouver to downtown Vancouver.
West Coast Express:
Commuter rail service from Mission to downtown Vancouver.
Access Transit Programs:
We offer a variety of services to ensure people with disabilities, seniors and new immigrants are comfortable and confident when using public transit.