St Catharines Transit Commission

Public Comments By-law- 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.
Description & Services
Description (Service) The local public transit service serving St Catharines and Thorold. Also provides paratransit system for the disabled. Connections available at Brock University to/from Niagara Transit and Welland Transit. 
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.  
All St Catharines bus routes are fully accessible - 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 Mon-Sun 6 am-11 pm
Dates All year, excluding Christmas & New Year's Day
Areas Served St Catharines ; Thorold
Eligibility No restrictions; A senior or a student may be asked for identification proving their age or attendance in school.
Application No application required
Languages English
Fees Service - 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 ; Admission - 10 card ride- $26 for adults; $20 for seniors; $22.50 for secondary & elementary students ; All day family bus pass for $7 on any Sat, Sun, Holiday and various periods throughout the year. 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. Visit for more information.
Contact Information
Office Phone Administration and Bus Schedule Information 905-687-5555
TTY 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
Resources Rider's Guides (transit map & schedule) are available upon request at the downtown bus terminal.