Service Alerts and Detours

Safe, reliable transport is always our priority. When inclement weather is expected, please plan ahead and give yourself extra time to safely reach your destination, and use our real-time Next Ride info to stay up-to-date.

Below you will find all ongoing service alerts and detours that impact current DRT scheduled service.

We aim to provide one week’s notice for all stop closures, route detours or service alerts. Despite our best efforts, due to circumstances beyond our control, this is not always possible.

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Posted Thursday, 25 February, 2021

Updated detour notice When:  Monday, March 1, 07:00 to Friday, April 2, 17:00 Route(s):  Route 407 Ritson
Due to a road closure at Bloor Street and Wilson Road, route 407 Ritson will detour. Northbound buses will operate via Bloor Street, Harmony Road, Olive Avenue and Wilson Road.
Southbound buses will operate via Wilson Road, Shakespeare Avenue, Farewell Road, Tennyson Avenue, Harmony Road and Bloor Street.
The following stops will be closed during construction:


Posted Wednesday, 10 February, 2021

2021-02-09 stop # 93122 - Station Westbound @ Mills (002)-1 When: Wednesday, February 10, until further notice Routes(s): 224 Harwood – Salem
Effective Wednesday, February 10, stop #93122 (Station Westbound @ Mills) will be closed due to construction.
Please board at the temporary bus stop located 40 metres west of Mills Road.


Posted Wednesday, 23 December, 2020

Stop closure notice When: Monday, January 4, 2021 Route(s): 901B PULSE Simcoe
Durham Region Transit (DRT) bus stops on First Avenue and McNaughton Avenue, between Simcoe Street and Ritson Road, will be closed due to a service change.
The following stops will be closed:
1106 (First Eastbound @ Simcoe)
1107 (First Eastbound @ Howard)
1121 (McNaughton Westbound @ Ritson)
1122 (First Westbound @ Howard)
1123 (First Westbound @ Simcoe)
3108 (McNaughton Eastbound...


Posted Thursday, 12 November, 2020

Stop move notice When:  Monday, November 16, until further notice Route(s):
Effective Monday, November 16, stop #93582 – Burkholder Drive southbound @ Hibiscus will be relocated at Burkholder Drive, north of Azalea Avenue.
Please board at the bus stop located on Burkholder Drive, north of Azalea Avenue.


Posted Tuesday, 10 November, 2020

2019-12-01 LakeRidge moves When:  Monday, November 16, until further notice Route(s):  Pulse 900
The eastbound and westbound stops on Kingston Road west of Lake Ridge Road are being relocated closer to the intersection.
The westbound stop will be located on the northeast corner of the intersection.
The eastbound stop will be located on the southwest corner of the intersection.