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 Monday, 19 April, 2021

2021-04-19 Orono Door-to-door When: Monday, May 3, 2021
On Demand service in Orono will be incorporated into the Rural Clarington service area. Where and when customers can travel will not change.
 Bus stops in Orono will be removed and customers will be able to book service to a specific address in Orono in the same way as nearby rural areas.
 Rural On Demand service operates by picking up passengers at their curb or the end of their driveway. Give yourself enough time to meet the...

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Posted Monday, 19 April, 2021

2021-04-19 Claremont Door-to-door When: Monday, May 3, 2021
On Demand service in Claremont will be incorporated into the Rural Pickering service area. Where and when customers can travel will not change.
Bus stops in Claremont will be removed and customers will be able to book service to a specific address in Claremont in the same way as nearby rural areas.
Rural On Demand service operates by picking up passengers at their curb or the end of their driveway. Give youself enough time to meet the...

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Posted Wednesday, 14 April, 2021

On Demand bus at a stopSeniors and residents of Durham Region can book a free round trip from their residence to a local vaccine clinic using Durham Region Transit’s (DRT) On Demand or Specialized Services (eligibility required for Specialized Services). This temporary free service is funded by a generous $10,000 donation from Ontario Power Generation (OPG) in support of the province’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout.
Bus stop and route information for clinics across Durham Region can be found...

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Posted Friday, 19 March, 2021

4-RingerStopClosure When: Monday, April 5, 2021 Route(s): 224 Salem – Harwood
Effective Monday, April 5, the following stops will be closed due to a service change:
Stop #3046 - Ringer Westbound @ Salem
Stop #3047 - Ringer Westbound @ Harwood

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Posted Friday, 19 March, 2021

3-KerrisonStopClosure When: Monday, April 5, 2021 Route(s): 224 Salem – Harwood
Effective Monday, April 5, the following stops will close due to a service change:
• Stop #3026 - Kerrison Eastbound @ Harwood
• Stop #3028 - Kerrison Eastbound @ Salem

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