All customers should prepare for detours and longer travel times on Wednesday, June 29, between 8 am and 8 pm, as Ottawa hosts the North American Leaders’ Summit. The most significant impacts are expected downtown, near the National Gallery and Parliament Hill. Roads near the Ottawa International Airport will also close temporarily while dignitaries makes their way through. Please check our service alerts often as other street closures and delays are likely to take place. Service alerts »
Tuesday June 28, 2016
Check below for trip adjustments or detours.
Rideau Street Closure
Due to an infrastructure failure which led to a road collapse, Rideau Street remains closed to all traffic from Sussex to Dalhousie. All buses normally serving stops on Rideau Street will use stops on Mackenzie King Bridge (south east entrance on the 3rd floor).
Public Transit In Canada's Capital
The Transitway from Merton Street to Tunney’s Pasture station is now closed. Tunney’s Pasture station remains open but all buses will serve a new platform on the upper level of Tunney’s Pasture. LRT construction extended west to Tunney’s Pasture: Read More »
Due to the closure of Pagé Rd. at Brian Coburn, we are rerouting Routes 34 and 134 away from Pagé Rd. and Creek Crossing. We are also extending Route 34 to offer better service to the Trailsedge and Eastboro communities. These changes will bring closer access to transit for some customers, but others may have a slightly longer walk. Map of new routing and affected stops »
Get to Canada Day festivities the easy and free way with transit! As part of our holiday service, we’re adding extra trips on many routes throughout the day and into the night. The following routes will not run on July 1: all express routes and routes 101, 120, 123, 137, 150, 151, 161, 162, 165, 173, 174, 178 and 205. Para Transpo fares are also free; book your Canada Day trips on or after June 24. Free service all day Canada Day: Read More »
OC Transpo held a technical briefing regarding three reports: Bus Service Identification, OC Transpo 2018 Route Network, and OC Transpo Fare System. This technical briefing is one of many that will be held as we lead up to the opening of the O-Train Confederation Line in 2018. Watch the briefing and read the reports »
On Sunday, June 19, new summer schedules went into effect on most routes to reflect the lower demand for service in the summer. We made changes to service in Greenboro East, including modifying Routes 43 and 114 to replace Route 143. New summer service in effect: Read More »
We have finished installing bike racks on our buses so you can take your bike along for the ride. More than 450 buses, including all those on routes 12, 85, 91, 92, 94, 95, 96, 97, 99, 101, 106 and 118 are equipped with a rack. Use the Travel Planner’s “More options” features to plan your bike-friendly trips. Rack & Roll is back until fall: Read More »