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Detours and Service Interruptions

General Notices

Transit Travel Tips

Woodstock Transit has created an all-in-one handy Transit Travel Tips Brochure to help our ridership with helpful advice from passenger safety & comfort to boarding the bus to lost and found, and much more.

Covid-19 Updates

Please continue to monitor our COVID-19 Webpage for updates and additional information to our transit services on a regular basis!

Posted: Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - Additional Buses During Peak Hours
Effective Tuesday, May 19, Woodstock Transit will be adding three buses from 6:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. as well as three additional buses from 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.  

All routes during other time periods, including Saturdays will remain on hourly service until further notice.

Posted: Tuesday, April 7. 2020
Effective Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - Transit operations will be revised so that each route is driven once per hour instead of twice until further notice.  Please plan your day appropriately!  Please visit our Covid-19 webpage for details and current updates.

Posted: Friday, March 20, 2020

Due to the ongoing protocol changes of Covid-19 and social distancing practices, the weekly Wednesday(s) Chartered Bus for seniors is cancelled until further notice. Visit our Covid-19 webpage for further updates.

Posted: Thursday, March 19, 2020
Woodstock Transit will suspend fares for the duration of the COVID -19 Pandemic Protocol as initiated by the City of Woodstock.  Please visit our Covid-19 webpage for details.

T:GO Transit

T:GO Transit is a community transportation service providing an alternative, low cost means of transportation within Tillsonburg and surrounding areas.  The provision of Transit Services is provided on a contractual basis, in partnership with the Town of Tillsonburg. 

T:GO offers 1 fully accessible, service animal friendly, air conditioned & heated, 9 passenger seated bus with a capacity of 12.

For more information on this service follow the link to the Town of Tillsonburg's website.

Transit Study

Transit Services conducted an internal Transit Study, which was approved by City Council earlier this year.  Public Information Centre meetings were held in July 2019 at City Hall Council Chambers with the proposed route maps and feedback forms. A survey was also posted online for residents who could not make it to the meetings, which closed mid-August.  

More information can be found on the Municipal Studies and Plans web page.

Detours and Interruptions

#6 Southwest (Detour #2)

Posted: Monday, June 29, 2020

Starting: Monday, June 29, 2020
Duration: Unknown

Location: Fyfe Avenue
Reason: Road Reconstruction

Detour: From Parkinson Road the bus will turn right on Eastpark Drive, left on Walter Street to regular route.

Temporary Stops: Parkinson Road and Eastpark Drive

#2 Dundas East

Posted: Monday, April 27, 2020

Starting Monday April 27, 2020
Duration: Unknown

Location: Devonshire Avenue & Cardinal Drive
Reason: Road reconstruction (County project)

Detour: From Cardinal Drive the bus turns right on Hummingbird Crescent, right on Falcon Drive, left on Cardinal Drive, left on Lansdowne Avenue to its regular route.

Temporary Stops: None

#5 Southeast

Starting Wednesday April 15, 2020
Duration: Months

Location: Main Street
Reason: Road reconstruction

Detour: Mill Street and Main Street through the lights, turn right on Simcoe Street, left on Young Street to the Terminal

Temporary Stops:

  • Mill Street and Main Street
  • Simcoe Street and Finkle Street
  • Peel Street and Wellington Street

#6 Southwest (Detour #1)

Starting Wednesday April 15, 2020
Duration: Months

Location: Main Street
Reason: Road reconstruction

Detour: Simcoe Street to Mill Street, turn left on Mill Street.

Temporary Stops: Mill Street and Main Street

Temporary bus service on Lakeview Drive

Detour: The bus will turn left at the round-about off of Fairway Road and use Lakeview Drive to access Hwy 59.
Bus stops closed:  Both bus stops on Fairway Road, south of the roundabout will be closed.
Temporary bus stop locations: 

  • A temporary bus stop will be located on Lakeview Drive at the Sally Creek Community Centre.
  • A temporary bus stop located on Hwy 59 at Fairway Road to service the Sally Creek Bistro area.

Service Interruption Notices

NO Transit or Para-transit services on the following Statutory holidays:

HOLIDAY & DATE SERVICE
Canada Day: Wednesday, July 1, 2020 NO Transit or Para-transit Services
Labour Day: Monday, September 7, 2020 NO Transit or Para-transit Services
Thanksgiving Day: Monday, October 12, 2020 NO Transit or Para-transit Services
Christmas Day: Friday, December 25, 2020 NO Transit or Para-transit Services
Boxing Day: Saturday, December 26, 2020 NO Transit or Para-transit Services
New Years Day: Friday, January 1, 2021 NO Transit or Para-transit Services
Family Day: Monday, February 15, 2021 NO Transit or Para-transit Services

 Transit and Para-transit WILL BE OPERATING on the following special holidays:

HOLIDAY & DATE SERVICE
Civic Holiday: Monday August 3, 2020 REGULAR Transit & Para-transit Services
Remembrance Day: Wednesday, November 11, 2020 REGULAR Transit & Para-transit Services
Christmas Eve: Thursday, December 24, 2020 **Transit & Para-transit Services ends at 8:00 p.m.

Contact Us

© 2017 City of Woodstock P.O. Box 1539, 500 Dundas Street, Woodstock, ON N4S 0A7

 

Phone: 519-539-1291
TTY: 519-539-7268
Email: General Information

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