Transit

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Transit System Changes - August 2nd, 2016:

Effective August 2nd, 2016, several changes will be made to Woodstock Transit including

  • Extended hours of service on Weekdays and Saturdays (service until 10:00pm)
  • Modifications to the six existing bus routes
  • Fare increases

For more details about the upcoming changes, visit the 2016 Woodstock Transit news release.

Our transit system offers:

  • An environmentally-conscious way to get around town
  • Affordable rates
  • Regularly scheduled routes
  • Conventional and para-transit (accessible transit) options

Hours of service

Conventional transit runs on a 30-minute service loop. To maintain transit services schedules, buses will leave the terminal on time. The following hours are provided for both conventional and para-transit service:

  • Monday to Friday: 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • Saturday: 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • Sunday: No service

Lost or stolen items

Woodstock Transit is not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged bus passes.  The owner is responsible for replacing these items at their expense.

Notices

Canada Day: Friday, July 1, 2016 - No Transit or Paratransit service this day.

Labour Day: Monday, September 5, 2016 - No Transit or Paratransit service this day.

Thanksgiving Day: Monday, October 10, 2016 - No Transit or Paratransit service this day.

Christmas Transit Schedule to follow.

Detours

No detours are active at this point in time.

Schedules

For a general overview of our transit routes and fare information read the Woodstock Transit Routes and for a more detailed view of our routes to determine when the bus will be in your area including transfer information read the bus schedules.

How to Read the Transit Map

Find out when the bus will be at your nearest stop in three easy steps!

  1. Review the Transit Map to determine the bus route (1-6) closest to you.
  2. Once your bus route is determined, find the route on the bus schedule and locate your nearest bus stop intersection.
  3. Move down the column to find the next time the bus will arrive at your stop.

Current Transit fares

Fare type

Single ride

Monthly pass

Adults

$2.00

$50.00

Students  
Sold during school year only

$2.00

$40.00

Seniors (+60)

$2.00

$40.00

Children (under 5)

 Free

 n/a

Veterans pass* Photo ID Pass required (see link below)

 Free

 n/a

Support person* Photo ID Pass required (see link below)

 Free  n/a

STride pass (July-August)
Student transit ride - unlimited rides/transferable

 n/a $20.00

 Family pass (2-5 riders) Same day/all day

$5.00 n/a

 Han-D-Ride (12 rides)

n/a $20.00

 Transit Fares - Effective August 2, 2016

Fare Type Single Ride Monthly Pass
Adults $2.50 $60.00
Students (Monthly passes sold during school year only) $2.50 $48.00
STride pass (July-August)
Student transit ride - unlimited rides/transferable
n/a $25.00
Seniors (+60) $2.50 $48.00
Child (under 5)  Free n/a
Veterans pass* see link below Photo ID Pass required Free n/a
Support person* see link below Photo ID Pass required  Free n/a
Group pass (2-5 riders) all day $7.50   n/a
Han-D-ride pass (12 rides) n/a $25.00

*Veterans and support people are eligible for free rides on our transit.

Authorized transit agents

Passes may be purchased at these locations.

Location Adult Pass Senior Pass Student Pass Han-D-Rides Family Pass STride Pass Veteran's Pass Support Person Pass

City Hall
500 Dundas Street

Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes N/A  Yes
City Engineer's Office / Public Works Building
944 James Street
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes N/A
Woodstock District Community Complex
381 Finkle Street
N/A  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  N/A  N/A
Woodstock Public Library
445 Hunter Street
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes N/A   N/A
Southside Aquatics Centre
315 Finkle Street
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  N/A N/A 
Foodland
645 Dundas Street
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  N/A N/A 
Shoppers Drug Mart
959 Dundas Street
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  N/A  N/A N/A 
Shoppers Drug Mart
333 Dundas Street
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  N/A  N/A N/A 
TD Canada Trust
539 Dundas Street
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  N/A  N/A  N/A
Woodstock Art Gallery
449 Dundas Street
N/A   N/A  N/A  N/A  N/A Yes N/A   N/A
Fanshawe College
369 Finkle Street
N/A  N/A  Yes N/A  N/A  Yes  N/A  N/A

Woodstock Transit Study

View our Reports, Plans, Budgets and Studies page for study reports, public open house meeting and more

Charters

For information regarding chartering a city bus, please contact our Transit Supervisor.

Accessibility

Our buses are equipped with the following accessibility features:

  • Kneel to street level and an extendable ramp
  • Highly visible destination sign
  • Loudspeaker at the front door
  • Lighted step wells with high contrast markings
  • Yellow grab bars
  • Priority seating
  • Low reflection, high friction flooring to prevent slips
  • Lowered stop cords and push buttons
  • 2 wheelchair compartments
  • Interior audible/visual 'call-outs' and stop requests

The bus stop plates indicate time of arrival, route number and a contact number for information and have contrasting colours for higher visibility.