On Track 2018 Dec. 20 changes at major transit destinations


Route 95

Hurdman Station
Lees Station
Blair Station


Find the best options for your trips this winter!


and maps


New Service to Lees Station Expanded

In response to community feedback, starting Dec. 20, more routes will now serve Lees Station. See the Lees Station dropdown below for more details. These changes to Lees Station service will be available in the travel planner and route schedules as of December 23.

Lees–Hurdman Transitway closure: impacts on service at stations and major destinations

Several service and routing changes go into effect on Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015 as the Transitway closes between Lees and Hurdman Stations for LRT construction. If you are going through any of the affected destinations, use the travel planner to find the best options for your trips this winter.

Click on the tabs below for an overview of important service adjustments at the destination as well as new station or area maps.



Destination Impacts - GatineauDestination Impacts - uOttawaDestination Impacts - Route 95Destination Impacts - HospitalDestination Impacts - Carleton

Transit area
Click on a destination for more details
Highlights of changes
Carleton University
  • New Route 104 (which runs every 4 to 5 minutes at peak times) offers a direct connection between Place d’Orléans Station and Carleton University
  • Extended trips to Carleton on Route 129 are replaced by new Route 104
  • Route 4 is shortened to connect Carleton with downtown
Ottawa Hospital General Campus and CHEO
  • Route 106 extended from Elmvale to St-Laurent station for easier connections from the east to the hospital campus; service from Hurdman maintained
  • Westbound express routes end at Albert/Bay in the morning. For connections to Gatineau, transfer at Albert/ Kent.
  • AM Trips on Routes 27 and 40 will end at Terrasses de la Chaudière instead of going back to LeBreton
  • Route 85 connects Lees Station, uOttawa and downtown via Laurier Ave. and King Edward
  • Route 85 runs 7 days a week; frequency will be determined by the demand
Route 95
  • No longer serves Hurdman
  • Serves Lees Station on eastbound trips only
  • Still serves St-Laurent Station in both directions
  • Still runs 24 hours/day, 7 days/week

Hurdman Station

Summary of Dec. 20 service changes

  • Station remains open
  • Route 95 no longer serves Hurdman
  • West-end express routes no longer serve Hurdman in the morning
  • Routes 85, 114, 176, 192 and 401no longer serve Hurdman
  • New Route 104 offers service to Hurdman from Orléans
  • Service to Hurdman on Route 106 is maintained but the route is extended eastward to St-Laurent Station
  • Route 103, which replaces Route 101 between St-Laurent and Place d’Orléans, does not serve Hurdman
  • Effective Jan. 4, some westbound PM trips on Routes 92 and 96 are shortened to start at Campus instead of Hurdman. Trips starting at St-Laurent will continue to serve Hurdman Station.
  • To reduce bus traffic around the Canada Post building, starting Jan. 4, 2016, buses leaving Hurdman Station are rerouted. From Hurdman station, Routes 9, 92, 96, 101 and 129 take Terminal Ave. and Riverside instead of looping around the Canada Post Building via Sandford Fleming. Buses continue to serve the same stops.

Hurdman Station Layout effective Dec. 20

Opens larger image in a popup window

Bus stops and routes

Stop # Routes
1B 40 Blossom Park
41 Walkley
43 Conroy
87 South Keys
97 Airport/Aéroport
98 Hawthorne
99 Barrhaven Centre
104 Carleton
106 St-Laurent via Elmvale
116 Merivale & Colonnade
118 Kanata
140 McCarthy
146 South Keys
148 Elmvale
149 Elmvale
199 Barrhaven Centre
451 Lansdowne
1C 6 Tunney's Pasture
8 Gatineau
86 Baseline &Colonnade
92 Terry Fox & Stittsville
96 Terry Fox & Stittsville
101 Bayshore
403 Centre Canadian Tire Centre
Stop # Routes
2A 8 Billings Bridge
86 Elmvale
92 St-Laurent
96 St-Laurent
101 St-Laurent
2C 9 Centre Rideau Centre & Bank
40 Gatineau & LeBreton
87 Carlingwood & Baseline
97 Bayshore & Bells Corners
98 Tunney's Pasture
99 LeBreton
104 Orléans
106 LeBreton
121 Blair
129 Carson's



Lees Station

Revised Lees Service

  • Starting on Sunday, December 20, all southbound trips on Route 97, operating 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, will serve bus stop 3B on the upper level of Lees Station, providing more connection options for customers to the south end and the airport
  • Starting on Sunday, December 20, eastbound or southbound routes 8,86,87,92,94,96 and 106  will serve bus stop 3B at the upper level of Lees Station after 7:00 p.m. and before 6:00 a.m., Monday to Friday, and all day on Saturday and Sunday
  • Starting on Monday, December 21, three early morning northbound trips on Route 85 will be extended to start at Lees Station at 04:34, 05:59 and 06:32
  • Starting on Monday, January 4, two late night northbound trips on Route 85 will be extended to start at Lees Station  at 22:32 and 23:22


Summary of Dec. 20 service changes

  • Lower level closed; upper level remains open
  • In the morning, west-end express routes no longer serve Lees station
  • Routes 85 and 16 connect Lees Station to downtown and uOttawa
  • Most routes no longer stop at Lees Station.
  • Routes 6, 16, 85, 101 and 103 stop at the upper level, on Lees Avenue.
  • Routes 91, 95 and 98 stop at the upper level, and only in the eastbound direction.

Lees Station Layout effective Dec. 20

Opens larger image in a popup window

Bus stops and routes

Stop# Route
3A 6 Tunney's Pasture
16 Main/Hospital
101 Bayshore
103 Bayshore
3B 8 Billings Bridge*
86 Elmvale*
87 South Keys*
91 Orléans
92 St-Laurent*
94 Millennium*
95 Orléans/Trim
96 St-Laurent*
97 Airport
98 Hawthorne
106 St-Laurent*
403 Hurdman
Stop# Route
4A 6 Hurdman
16 Britannia
101 St-Laurent
103 Place d'Orléans
4B 16 Britannia
4C 85 Bayshore

*Trips only run weekdays before 6 AM and after 7 PM and weekends all day

Blair Station

Summary of Dec. 20 service changes at Blair Station

  • Orléans-bound express routes bypass Blair to reduce travel times for Orléans residents
  • For service from Blair to Place d’Orléans, use Route 91, 95 or 104 (combined service on these routes in the afternoon is about every 2 minutes)

Blair Station Layout effective Dec. 20

Opens larger image in a popup window

Bus stops and routes

Stop Route
1A 12 Rideau
24 Beacon Hill
91 Orléans
94 Millennium
95 Orléans
103 Place d'Orléans
104 Place d'Orléans
121 Hurdman
124 Beacon Hill
124 St-Laurent
126 Pineview
128 Blackburn Hamlet
129 Carson's
130 Millennium
193 Place d'Orléans
194 Canotek
199 Place d'Orléans
202 Cumberland
231 Navan
619 Louis Riel
Stop Route
2A 24 Albert Bay
91 Baseline
95 Barrhaven Centre
103 Bayshore
104 Carleton
199 Barrhaven
202 St-Laurent
2B 94 Riverview
121 Blair
123 Beacon Hill
129 Hurdman
451 Lansdowne
Loading the video...


Lend your PRESTO card to your friends and family when you aren't using it!

Loading the video...


Lend your PRESTO card to your friends and family when you aren't using it!

PRESTO - Register

Register your PRESTO card to protect your funds!

E-mail this page