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 Wednesday, 27 October, 2021

2021-10-28 Rossland 916_Church to Harkins When:  Wednesday, October 27, 06:00 to Wednesday, November 10, 2021 23:59
Whitby, Ontario –  Due to road construction on Rossland Road West between Harkins Drive and Church Street North, Route 916 Rossland will detour via Harkins Drive, Delaney Drive and Church Street.
Stops will not be served on Rossland Road West between Church Street and Harkins Drive. A temporary stop will be in service at Harkins Southbound @ Rossland.

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Posted Wednesday, 27 October, 2021

2021-11-01 Stop#1480 Church Eastbound @ Temperance_V2 When:  Monday, November 1 to Friday, November 12, 2021
Whitby, Ontario –  Effective Monday, November 1, stop #1480 (Church Eastbound @ Temperance) will be temporarily moved to Church Street @ Division Street.

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Posted Tuesday, 26 October, 2021

2021-10-25 Stop#2603 King Street Eastbound @ Centre V3 When :  Monday, October 25 to Friday, December 17, 2021 
Whitby, Ontario - Effective Monday, October 25, stop #2603 (King Eastbound @ Centre Street) will be temporarily moved to the west side of the intersection for all routes except route N1 Blue Night – Simcoe-Highway 2. 

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Posted Tuesday, 26 October, 2021

2020-10-28 OntarioTech DC North CampusNoticeV3 When:  Thursday, October 28, 2021, 15:30 to 18:30
Whitby, Ontario - The bus loop at Ontario Tech / DC North Campus will be closed on Thursday, October 28, 15:30 to 18:30, due to a graduation event. Buses will pick up and drop off passengers on Simcoe Street at stops #3608 and #90076.
The following routes are affected: 
Pulse 901 - Simcoe
Route 310 Winchester
Route 420 Britannia West 
Route 920 

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Posted Thursday, 07 October, 2021

10-07-2021 Alert Durham Region Transit (DRT) services are currently impacted by a closure on Highway 401. All transit services in Oshawa, Whitby and Regional Routes 900, 915, 916, 917 and 920 are affected by this closure. DRT is rerouting buses where possible; however, some are currently affected by the congestion.
DRT is also deploying additional resources where available to manage service levels. This is expected to last for some time.
We appreciate your patience as our teams work...

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