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Transfer for free between DRT and the TTC

Posted on Friday, February 23, 2024 03:27 PM

Starting February 26, 2024, Ontario’s One Fare Program will provide transit riders with free transfers when using PRESTO to connect to and from transit agencies within the GTA.

By eliminating the double fare, the program will provide DRT customers transferring to and from the TTC on Routes 900 and 920 or On Demand Specialized Transit with a seamless and affordable transit experience.

DRT has an established fare integration program with Go Transit.

Valid payment products
  •  PRESTO card (e-purse, monthly...

Detour - Pulse 900 and N1

Posted on Wednesday, February 14, 2024 03:43 PM

Routes: Pulse 900 and N1

When: Monday, February 12, 07:00 to Friday, March 8, 23:59

Due to a construction closure at Centennial Circle loop intersection, PULSE 900 and Blue Night Route N1 will detour, via Morningside Avenue and Ellesmere Road.

  • Stop #3589 – Centennial Circle will be closed.

PULSE 900

  • Westbound service will end at stop #9473 – Ellesmere Road westbound @ Military Trail.
  • Eastbound service will start at stop #7698 – Ellesmere Road eastbound @ Military Trail.

Route N1

  • Service will begin and...

Highlights from the February 2024 Transit Executive Committee Meeting

Posted on Friday, February 09, 2024 09:24 AM

Whitby, Ontario – On February 7, members of the Durham Region Transit Executive Committee (TEC) met to discuss various Durham Region Transit (DRT) initiatives and updates. Details and highlights include:

  • Fare Integration – Removal of Double Fares Program: The Province of Ontario’s One Fare Program will launch February 26, 2024, and riders will no longer be required to pay a double fare when transferring between DRT and the TTC when using a valid PRESTO product. The program is funded by the Ministry...

Ontario Launching “One Fare" to Save Transit Riders $1,600

Posted on Monday, February 05, 2024 03:26 PM

Transit riders using multiple transit agencies will transfer at no extra charge

TORONTO — The Ontario government is keeping costs down for public transit riders with the launch of “One Fare,” which will save riders an average of $1,600 each year. Beginning February 26, 2024, riders will pay only once as they transfer for free between the TTC and participating transit agencies in the Greater Toronto Area, including GO Transit.

“Our government is on a mission to keep costs down for the hardworking...

Join Durham Region Transit at the Canadian Automotive Museum on Family Day

Posted on Monday, February 05, 2024 02:45 PM

Durham Region Transit (DRT) will be joining Metrolinx at the Canadian Automotive Museum for Family Day on Monday, February 19, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The museum will be hosting activities and featuring over 50 cars, including Lightning McQueen from the Cars movie franchise!

Our friendly DRT staff will be sharing a booth with Metrolinx to answer any questions you may have and provide information to help with your unique transportation needs.

What to expect:

  • Explore DRT’s upcoming transit projects.
  • Ask...