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 Tuesday, 09 June, 2020

Stop closure notice When: Tuesday, June 9, until Friday, Aug. 28, at 17:00 Route(s):  950 Reach – Simcoe North and 304 Anderson
Due to road construction on Simcoe Street, routes 950 Reach – Simcoe North and 304 Anderson will detour southbound via Windfields Farm Drive, Kentucky Derby Way and Britannia Avenue. Northbound service follows its regular route.
Stops in both directions at Norther Dancer Drive will be closed during construction. Two stops will be temporarily moved:


Posted Monday, 25 May, 2020

On Monday, June 8, Durham Region Transit (DRT) will be implementing additional service changes to reflect ridership levels and continue supporting the physical distancing directives from the Durham Region Health Department and provincial and federal governments. These modifications will be in effect until further notice. 
The changes will more closely match capacity to ridership levels, with most routes operating on a Sunday schedule with the following enhancements:


Posted Friday, 01 May, 2020

Stop closure notice When : Monday, May 04, 08:00 until Friday, Oct. 30, at 17:00 Route(s) : 412 Adelaide
Due to a road closure on Adelaide Avenue, route 412 Adelaide will detour via Ritson Rd, Hillcroft Street and Wilson Rd and will not serve the following stops:
Stop #93236 (Adelaide Eastbound @ Ritson)
Stop #751 (Adelaide Westbound @ Ritson)
Stop #724 (Adelaide Eastbound @ Central Park)
Stop #750 (Adelaide Westbound @ Central Park)
Stop #725 (Adelaide Eastbound @...


Posted Friday, 01 November, 2019

Stop closure notice When : Friday, Nov. 1, until further notice Route(s) : 402 King, 405 Wilson and 900 PULSE Highway 2
Due to construction, Stop #2603 (King eastbound @ Centre) is temporarily closed.
A temporary stop will be located on King Street, west of Centre Street.


Posted Friday, 26 April, 2019

Route update noticeEffective Wednesday, May 1, 2019 , PULSE stops in Downtown Oshawa will change due to construction.
Service east of Centre Street will now operate clockwise via Simcoe, Richmond, Mary, and Bond Streets.
PULSE will no longer serve stops #1242 and #93239. PULSE will drop-off passengers at stop #677 (Simcoe Northbound @ Bond), and will serve a new stop on Richmond Street between Ontario and Mary Streets.