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Holiday Service

Transit services during the holiday season will run according to their normal schedules and fares except as noted below. To make sure you get where you need to go, plan your trip with our Trip Planner or call Customer Information at 604.953.3333.

Seasonal service reductions for the two-week holiday period are in effect from Dec. 18 through 31, 2017. Visit the Transit Service Changes page for details.

Remember: on Sunday/holiday schedules you only need a one-zone fare to travel across all zones on all modes!

Christmas Day - Monday, December 25, 2017

  • Buses will run on a modified Sunday/holiday schedule; some routes will be adjusted to reflect ridership levels. Use the Trip Planner to check your route and bus times.
  • SeaBus will run on a Sunday/holiday schedule.
  • SkyTrain (Expo, Millennium, and Canada Lines) will run on a Sunday/holiday schedule.
  • West Coast Express will not operate.

Boxing Day - Tuesday, December 26, 2017

  • Buses will run on a modified Sunday/holiday schedule; some routes will be adjusted to reflect ridership levels. Use the Trip Planner to check your route and bus times.
  • SeaBus will run on a modified Sunday/holiday schedule, with extended evening service.
  • SkyTrain (Expo, Millennium, and Canada Lines) will run on a modified Saturday schedule.
  • West Coast Express will not operate.

New Year's Eve – Sunday, December 31, 2017

  • All TransLink transit services are free after 5 p.m. on December 31 until 5 a.m. on January 1, 2018.
  • Buses will run on a modified Sunday/holiday schedule; some routes will be adjusted to reflect ridership levels. Use the Trip Planner to check your route and bus times.
  • SeaBus will run on a modified Sunday/holiday schedule, with extended evening service. The last sailing from Lonsdale Quay will be at 2:02 a.m.; the last sailing from Waterfront will be at 02:22 a.m.
  • SkyTrain (Expo, Millennium and Canada Lines) will run on a modified Sunday/holiday schedule, with more frequent trains throughout the evening. Last trains will be approximately one hour later. See the Last Train Schedule below.
  • West Coast Express will not operate.

NYE Last Train Schedule

Line Route Last Departure
Expo Line Waterfront to King George 2:20 a.m.
  Waterfront to Production Way–University 2:15 a.m.
  King George to Waterfront 1:35 a.m.
  King George to New Westminster 2:33 a.m.
  Production Way–University to Waterfront 1:36 a.m.
  Production Way–New Westminster 2:24 a.m.
Millennium Line VCC–Clark to Lafarge Lake–Douglas 2:27 a.m.
  VCC–Clark to Lougheed Town Centre 2:31 a.m.
  Lafarge Lake–Douglas to VCC–Clark 1:54 a.m.
  Lafarge Lake–Douglas to Lougheed Town Centre 2:36 a.m.
Canada Line Waterfront to YVR Airport 2:05 a.m.
  Waterfront to Richmond–Brighouse 2:15 a.m.
  YVR Airport to Waterfront 1:56 a.m.
  Richmond–Brighouse to Waterfront 1:46 a.m.

New Year's Day – Monday, January 1, 2018

  • Buses will run on a regular Sunday/holiday schedule.
  • SeaBus will run on a regular Sunday/holiday schedule.
  • SkyTrain (Expo, Millennium and Canada Lines) will run on a regular Sunday/holiday schedule.
  • West Coast Express will not operate.

(The information noted here is subject to change and will be updated accordingly.)