The Whistler Transit “Open Bus” and upcoming seasonal service changes 

Publication Date: August 18, 2023


Whistler Transit “Open Bus” event 

Join us next week for the Whistler Transit “Open Bus”! This event is an opportunity to learn about the Whistler Transit System and some exciting updates coming to our local transit, including: 

  • the new Fall Rider’s Guide (effective Tuesday, September 5); 
  • BusReady and Kids Ride Free programs; 
  • Umo – Electronic fare program; 
  • tips on how find to your bus in real time using NextBus; and 
  • future transit expansion plans. 

Date: Tuesday, August 22 
Location: Village Gate Boulevard bus shelter 
Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

Seasonal service change 

The Whistler Transit System is shifting into the Fall Rider’s Guide effective Tuesday, September 5.  

Changes to service include: 

  • the end of free weekend transit (last day is Labour Day, Monday, September 4); 
  • increased service to Route 10 – Valley Express and Route 6 – Tapley’s Blueberry; and 
  • direct service to Alpine, Rainbow and Emerald 

For more information and to view the Fall Rider’s Guide, visit

Taking transit is a key initiative and a way that we can make progress toward reducing emissions and our Big Moves goal of moving beyond the car

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