Service Alerts & Changes

Pickering Construction Detour

Effective Wednesday, April 20, Routes 193A/B will detour:

- Liverpool NB to Kingston / Kingston EB into the Pickering Town Centre (using the mid-block entrance)

The duration of the closure can not be confirmed.


New Fares Effective May 1, 2016

As part of its Five-Year and Rural-North Service Strategies, Durham Region Transit (DRT) is implementing significant improvements across the system including:

- Better PULSE service – Higher frequency, new traffic signal priority, and extension of the reserved bus lanes in Pickering.
- Over 4,000 more hours of new bus service.
- Over 2,000 more hours of specialized service.
- Eight new conventional buses and four new specialized buses.

Single Trip
• No increase: PRESTO tap or cash upon presentation of valid GO ticket
* Paper tickets sold in sheets of 10

Switch to PRESTO and beat the fare increase:

Save up to 27 per cent when compared to paying cash. Make Life Easy: choose PRESTO over paper tickets or monthly passes. Funds and passes can be added and renewed on a PRESTO card automatically online. Customers are encouraged to take advantage of PRESTO and avoid paying a cash premium.

Make life easy – get your PRESTO card at one of the following locations: click here
“Effective May 1, 2015” series tickets can be used until May 31 with top-up. For more information, click here.


Route 915 Platform Change

​On Thursday, Nov. 26, construction will commence on the pedestrian bridge at the Ajax Station, and is scheduled to wrap up in November 2016.

Until further notice, Platform 15 (servicing Route 915) will be closed. Route 915 will relocate one spot north to Platform 14, sharing the stop with Route 923.

For platform relocation diagram, click here.