April 4, 2022 service updates

Posted on Tuesday March 29, 2022

Whitby, Ontario – This April, Durham Region Transit (DRT) service will be updated to increase frequency and extend service on some routes. A new scheduled route will be implemented in Bowmanville to address increasing demand.

When: Service updates will begin on Monday, April 4, 2022.

Where: Routes are being adjusted across Durham Region as follows:

Affected route

Change(s)

Route 302

  • Updates to schedules to improve service reliability.  Departure times may have changed.

Route 403

  • New trip from the Oshawa Centre Terminal to Oshawa Station at 05:53 Monday to Saturday.

New: Route 502

  • New route in north Bowmanville on weekdays, between 07:00 and 19:00, operating every 30 minutes.
  • On Demand will continue to be available when Route 502 is not operating.

PULSE 901

  • Weekday and Saturday 901B service extended from 19:00 to 22:00, providing 15-minute service frequency between Simcoe Street/Gibb Street and North Campus.

Route 902

  • Weekday 902B trips extended from Oshawa Centre Terminal to Oshawa Station, providing 15-minute service frequency between Oshawa Centre Terminal and Oshawa Station from 07:00 to 18:30.
  • New weekday 902B eastbound departure from Oshawa Station at 07:10.
  • Weekday 902B westbound 18:30 departure from Trulls Road is cancelled.

Route 917

  • Seasonal service reduction. Weekday peak service will operate every 30 minutes between Whitby Station and Oshawa Centre Terminal.

Route 920

  • All trips extended to Harmony Terminal from North Campus. The route will travel via Conlin Road and Harmony Road and will no longer service the North Campus Terminal. Transit stops available on Simcoe Street at Founders Drive.
  • All midday trips extended to McCowan Station from Pickering Parkway Terminal. The Pickering Parkway Terminal will no longer be serviced, stops available on Kingston Road.

N2

  • Service reinstated until 02:00 Monday to Saturday, and until 01:00 on Sunday.

Why: Schedule and route changes will be made to adjust to ridership trends.

Note: For a full list of updated route maps and schedules, visit DurhamRegionTransit.com. For questions or help planning your trip, please call 1-866-247-0055.

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For more information, please contact Corporate Communications.