St Catharines Transit Commission

Description & Services
Description (Service) The local public transit service serving St Catharines and Thorold. Also provides a local charter service and a paratransit system for the disabled. Connections available at Brock University to/from Niagara Transit and Welland Transit. 
New Bylaw - 2004 - All cars, trucks, taxis and motorcycles will be required to yield to buses leaving bus stops. Buses now have 'YIELD' signs on the back of the buses. 
The Downtown Transit Hub is located in the MTO building - 70 Carlisle St. The Hub accommodates the City and Inter-City buses with 16 dedicated platforms and a large indoor passenger waiting area. A senior or a student may be asked for identification proving their age or attendance in school. 
All St Catharines bus routes are now fully accessible - these buses are equipped with a ramp that allows easy access to the front doors for walkers, strollers, wheelchairs and scooters. All buses are also equipped with bike racks. Paratransit registrants can use the city bus accessible routes as well as the Paratransit buses.
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Schedule Information 6 am-11 pm daily
Dates All year, excluding Christmas & New Year's Day
Areas Served St Catharines ; Thorold
Eligibility No restrictions
Languages English
Fees Admission - 10 card ride- $26 for adults; $20 for seniors; $22.50 for secondary & elementary students ; Adults/Secondary Students/Seniors: $3; 
Elementary School Children (ages 6 - Grade 8) : $2.50 
Children 5 and under Free (must be accompanied by a fare-paying adult). 
31 day passes also available.
Events All day family bus pass for $7 on any Saturday, Sunday or Holiday. Pass includes unlimited use all day for up to 2 adults and 3 children. Minimum 1 adult and 1 child to be valid. Passes can be purchased on any St Catharines Transit Bus.
Contact Information
Office Phone Administration and Bus Schedule Information 905-687-5555
TDD Phone Paratransit Office 905-685-9844
Fax 905-685-4050
Primary Contact Dave Sherlock, General Manager
Primary Executive Richard Werner, Chair
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
2012 First St Louth, RR 3
St Catharines, ON L2S 3V9
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Intersection First St Louth, south of Fourth Ave
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; Administration office and Downtown terminal are fully accessible. Not all conventional bus routes are accessible, check the Rider's Guide for full details.
Other Details
Legal Status (60) Commercial
Print Material Rider's Guides (transit map & schedule) are available upon request.

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