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Daily route changes resulting from detours and cancelled trips are listed here by OC Transpo staff on weekdays, Saturdays until 9 pm and Sundays until 5 pm.
For Travel Planning assistance at a Transitway Station, please call 613-741-4390 or press the free "Info" button on any Bell telephone in the station. For emergency assistance, use the nearest yellow emergency callbox.
Important Service Notification
O-Train Trillium Line - Suspended Route 750, O-Train Read More
The Trillium Line O-Train service is suspended for today due to technical difficulties and is replaced by bus Route 107 with 15 minute service from both Bayview and Greenboro Stations.
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THIS WEEKEND - Rideau St. closure from Sussex to Dalhousie Route 1,2,4,7,8,9,12,14,18,85,94,95,96,97,106 Read More
Starting at 8 pm on Friday, Feb.27th until early morning on Monday, March 2nd, Rideau Street will be closed between Sussex and Dalhousie for the dismantling of a crane at the Rideau Centre.
Routes 1, 2, 4, 7, 8, 9, 12, 14, 18, 85, 94, 95, 96, 97 and 106 will be detoured during the closure. All routes that currently serve Rideau Street will instead use Mackenzie King Station.
Bus Stops (560#) that will not be in use during the closure are:
- # 3009 - Rideau Station stops 3A & 4A. For service, please use stops 1A or 2A at Mackenzie King Station.
- # 7596 at Rideau/Dalhousie. For service, please use the existing stop (#3251) at Rideau/Cumberland, or stops 1A or 2A at Mackenzie King Station.
- # 7557 at Elgin/Wellington and stop # 7558 at Elgin/Queen. For service, please use the existing bus stop (#7559) at Elgin and Slater, or stops 1A or 2A at Mackenzie King Station.
Late night trips on routes 94, 95, 96, 97, 106, route 8 Hurdman and also route 85 Mackenzie King, will be served at Mackenize King Station.
Expect an extra few minutes for travel time.
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The sidewalk on the south side of Rideau St. will be closed between the Freeman mall Pedestrian crosswalk and Dalhousie St. Please use the sidewalk along the north side of Rideau St. Access to William St.will be maintained at all times. Access to the mall will be maintained for pedestrians from Rideau St., although the road will be closed to traffic.
STO service will also use the Mackenzie King Bridge Station for its Rideau St. bus service. For the weekend of the Rideau St. closure, the existing westbound PM express stop will be used for STO service. This stop will be dedicated to STO service for the duration of the closure.
Starting Jan. 31, 2015 until the summer of 2016, construction will be occurring on Greenbank. The temporary By-Pass Roadway on Greenbank Rd. will be opening the weekend of Jan. 31 / Feb.1 to accommodate traffic.
Bus stop NOT in use (560 #) during the construction:
# 2836 -- Greenbank / Roadway
No delays are expected in bus service.
Starting Monday, January 26th until the end of 2015, there will be lane reductions along Albert St.
Albert St. between west of Rochester and Empress will be reduced to one lane in each direction, affecting routes 16 and 85..
Bus stops NOT in use (560 #) during the lane reductions:
# 6647 -- Albert/Booth
# 0938 -- Albert/Perkins
For Westbound bus service, please use the following existing stops:
# 2392 -- Albert/Empress
# 2396 -- Albert/Preston
For Eastbound bus service, please use the following existing stops:
# 5783 -- Albert/Booth
# 2394 -- Albert/Empress
Delays are to be expected.
Starting Friday Nov 14th until further notice, the following detour will be in effect for route 176 at Nepean Woods Station.
Route 176 Northbound: From Nepean Woods Station: left roadway to Strandherd, left Strandherd, left Woodroffe, continue regular route.
*Customers can board route 176 on the south side of the platform.
Starting Monday, June 9, route 16 will not service stop #7329 located at Albert/City Centre. This is to bypass construction along Albert Street. Please catch route 16 at Albert/Preston or at Albert/Bayview Station.
Starting on Monday June 2 until early 2015, route 18 will be on detour due to road rehabilitation. Bus stops on Belfast between Coventry and Tremblay will not be in use. Temporary bus stops are located on Coventry between Vanier and Lola.
Bus stops NOT in use (560 #) during the detour:
18 St. Laurent:
#8586 -- Belfast/Coventry
#7117 -- Coventry/Belfast
18 Rideau Centre:
#7118 -- Coventry/Belfast
#5867 -- Belfast/Coventry
Temporary stop is available at:
#1350 -- Coventry/Lola
#1351 -- Coventry/Lola
Starting Monday, May 19 until early 2015, there will be a detour for the early morning trips (before 6 AM) on routes 94 and 95 along Belfast Road. Although all regular bus stops will be served, the detour may cause some short delays.
No bus stops will be missed during this detour.
General Service Change
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Route Service Change
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PM Peak Period Westbound Express Service at MacKenzie King Station Route 176 & PM peak period express serviceRead More
All westbound express service, in the PM peak period no longer uses the existing bus stop at Mackenzie King Station, but currently services the temporary bus stop on the far side of the crosswalk, on the north side of the Mackenzie King Bridge.
(see map for reference)
Route 176 Westbound departing Hurdman Station during the PM peak period services stop 2A at Mackenzie King Station, not the temporary stop.
Starting Monday, Feb. 23 until Friday, Feb. 27, there will be a temporary pedestrian detour for those going to and from Bayshore Shopping Centre. There will be Traffic Control Personnel onsite to assist with the pedestrian detour from 6:00 am - 11:00 pm daily.
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The overpass that links Bayshore station with the shopping centre will be closed from Monday, January 19 until approximately mid-October for parking garage construction. You will be able to access the mall by crossing at ground level.
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The sidewalk of the Eagleson Road overpass above Highway 417 is too narrow for City of Ottawa equipment to clear, which makes it unsafe to cross on foot. For the best way to reach your destination, please use the travel planner or call 613-741-4390.
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