We continue to salt and sand bus loops and SkyTrain stations, but please use caution in these areas and remember to dress warmly in anticipation of potential delays.

HandyDART is currently operating regular service.

Transit Service Changes

Four times a year (spring, summer, fall, and winter), we updates our bus service schedules to reflect seasonal changes in customer demand and to optimize service. The following service changes came into effect on Dec. 31 2018.

10-Year Vision Improvements

We're increasing service at busy times on weekday evenings to reduce overcrowding and pass-ups.

  • Weekdays: every 12 minutes between 7 and 8:30 p.m. (increase from every 15 minutes).

We're increasing service at busy times on weekday afternoons to reduce overcrowding and pass-ups.

  • Weekdays: every 15 minutes from 3 to 5 p.m. (increase from every 20 minutes).

We're adding an extra late trip on weekday evenings to reduce overcrowding on the last bus home.

  • Weekdays: additional southbound trip at 1:34 a.m. (last trip previously 12:34 a.m.).

We're adding an extra early trip on weekday mornings and extra service on Saturday mornings to reduce overcrowding and pass-ups.

  • Saturdays: every 12 minutes from 5:35 to 7:30 a.m. (increase from every 10 to 20 minutes).

We're adding an extra early trip on weekday mornings to reduce overcrowding and pass-ups.

  • Weekdays: additional northbound trip at 5:35 a.m. (first trip previously 5:55 a.m.).

We're increasing service at busy times on weekday evenings to reduce overcrowding and pass-ups.

  • Weekdays: two additional southbound trips from 6 to 7 p.m. between Bridgeport Station and South Surrey Park and Ride.

We're switching from a community shuttle bus to a standard 40-foot bus to reduce overcrowding and pass-ups.

We're adding extra trips on weekday evenings to connect with West Coast Express.

  • Weekdays: two additional trips between 4:30 and 5:30 p.m.

Permanent Changes

Due to construction at Nanaimo Station, we're moving the bus stop for the 7. Construction work is estimated to finish in Summer 2019.

  • New drop off location at SB Nanaimo NS 24th Ave (Stop 59352)
  • New pick up location at NB Nanaimo NS 24th Ave (Stop 60314)

Reroute Map

Due to construction at Nanaimo Station, we're moving the bus stop for the 25. Construction work is estimated to finish in Summer 2019.

  • New location for buses to UBC at SB Nanaimo NS 24th Ave (Stop 59352).
  • New location for buses to Brentwood at NB Nanaimo NS 24th Ave (Stop 60314).

Reroute Map

The northbound bus arriving at Phibbs Exchange at 7:34 a.m. now extends to Capilano University to improve schedule consistency.

We're making service on the 145 more consistent throughout the day to reduce overcrowding.

  • Weekdays: every 4 to 6 minutes from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The weekday trip starting from Lynn Valley at 7:19 p.m. will now continue from Grand Boulevard to Lonsdale Quay.

The weekday trip leaving downtown at 4:05 p.m. will now extend from Montroyal Boulevard to Grouse Mountain to improve schedule consistency.

We're adding an extra early trip on weekend mornings to reduce overcrowding and pass-ups.

  • Weekends: additional westbound trip at 8:10 a.m.

We're extending the last trip on weekends from Steveston Highway to Bridgeport Station to improve schedule consistency and customer connections.

  • Weekends: last bus departs Tsawwassen at 2:22 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday.

We’re adjusting the schedule so that northbound 722 trips start at 8:09 a.m. Please refer to Trip Planner for all new trip times on the 719 and 722 throughout the day.