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  • Attention Passengers due to the Main St. Bridge closure the following detours will take effect March 31st 2014 on the following routes.

    Please see affected areas to determine closest stop for affected Routes. These detours will remain in effect until the finish of work on the bridge expected to be at the end of September 2014.

    Please note the 7:15 am Brock Link trip from the Terminal will depart via Hellems, Lincoln and Prince Charles and regular routing to Niagara College.

    There will be no changes to Routes 5Lincoln-Wellington, 6 Ontario Rd., 8 Woodlawn or 11 East Community.

  • Attention: Welland Transit Passengers

    The loading /unloading locations at the Terminal for the buses will change effective January 6, 2014. This change is necessary to accommodate the rerouting of Route 5 and to better serve our passengers. Diagrams of the new locations are available at the Terminal. For assistance ask at the Terminal counter, call our office or ask your driver for help. 905 – 735-1700 x 3101

  • Attention Route 5 Lincoln-Wellington Passengers

    Effective January 6, 2014 the following route improvements will take place. Route 5 will travel in the opposite direction that it presently travels. This adjustment will provide improved travel times to the east end of the East Main St. area and for the Cooks Mills TransCab residents. The Transit Study has suggested that we make this change to provide improved service to residents in this area.

    The following link shows the routing and time points.      (map)
    The following link shows the routing.

  • Welland Transit Fare Increase Effective October 1, 2013

    On Tuesday September 10, 2013 Welland City Council approved a fare increase effective October 1, 2013. Details of the changes and the new fare structure can be viewed below.

              Welland Transit Changes and Fare Structure (pdf)

  • Attention Pt. Colborne Passengers

    Port Colborne Community Bus - Extended Hours Pilot Project
    Effective Monday November 11, 2013 the Port Colborne Community Bus service will be extended to provide 2 additional hours of service Monday to Friday.

    The Port Colborne East Community bus will have an additional trip one hour earlier at 7:00 am and one hour later with an additional trip at 5:00 pm. The Port Colborne West Community Bus will have an additional trip at 7:30 am and at 5:30 pm.

    This additional service will be on a pilot project basis for 6 months to determine the demand for and ridership levels. This new service will allow residents to access the Vale Health and Wellness Centre, the downtown and many other areas of the Community.   Click here to view Port Colborne Community Bus Schedules

    Effective Oct. 1, 2013 Fare Increase… Pt. Colborne fares match Welland fares. Community Bus cash fares increase $0.25 to $2.75 for Adults, students and seniors and to $1.50 for children. All categories of 22 punch passes are eliminated. No change in monthly or 10 ride Econo passes. 10 ride Link passes increase to $32.00 See attached for full details…

    Minor Route Change West CommunityEffective Monday Sept. 30, 2013. upon arrival at Ash and Elm St. bus will turn left onto Elm St. and right onto Charlotte, stop at City Hall.

    Full routing … West on Charlotte from City Hall; Right onto Elm St.; Left onto Neff St.; Left onto Fielden; Right onto Elgin St.; Right onto Steele St.; Right onto Borden; Left onto Elm; Left onto Barrick; Left onto Steele; Right onto Northland Ave.; Across West Side Rd. – Left into Plaza; Left at stop sign in front of Canadian Tire; Right onto West Side Rd.; Right onto Coronation Dr.; Right onto Corvette Dr.; Right onto Merritt Parkway; Right onto West Side Rd.; Across #3 Highway Left onto Killaly; Right onto Steele St.; Right onto Elgin St. (Use circle at end to turn around and come back out); Right onto Steele St.; Across Sugarloaf (Behind Hospital, past Northland Pointe); Left onto Fielden to Sugarloaf; Across Sugarloaf; Right onto Ash St.; Left onto Elm St.; Right onto Charlotte – End at City Hall

     

  • Attention Niagara College and Brock Students

    Bus Schedule Sept. 2013 – April 2014

    Welcome students effective September 3, 2013 Niagara College and Brock University eligible students will be entitled to free access to all Welland Transit services at no charge by simply showing your validated student card.

    For service to and from Niagara College Welland Campus to Brock University see Brock link schedule Link below
              Brock Link schedule

    For service to or from Niagara College Welland Campus to Niagara on the Lake campus please see NOTL Link schedule below
              NOTL Link schedule

    Routes 2, 3, 8 and 10 service Niagara College from within Welland. Please see our Routes and Schedules section or call our office 905 735-1700 x 3101

Priority and courtesy Seatiing information
click on the logo to find out more on
Priority & Courtesy Seating

 

  • Niagara Region Transit

    New Bus Service between St. Catharines, Niagara Falls and Welland with improved feeder service to and from Pt. Colborne and Ft. Erie. Please follow the link for more details www.niagararegion.ca/transit

    photo of Niagara Region Transit bus

 

  • Accessible Conventional Service

    Welland Transit is pleased to announce that Route #3 First Avenue is now accessible. This provides accessible service to Niagara College and the Wellness Centre.

 

Picture of a bus with Rose Festival Advertisement

 

LINKS

            Public Transit Tax Credit
      Public Transit Tax Credit

 

 

TRANSIT PHONE NUMBERS

General Information
          905-735-1700 ext. 3101

Trans-Cab Bookings
          905-735-4500

WellTrans Bookings
         905-735-1700 ext. 3102

Downtown Terminal is located at:
          160 East Main St.




Niagara Region Transit
          905-685-1571 ext. 3550
          or Toll-free:
          1-800-263-7215 ext. 3550

Coach Canada
          1-800-461-7661

St. Catharines Transit
          905-687-5555

Niagara Falls Transit
          905-356-1179

Niagara Specialized Transit
          905-680-2052
for Medical, Employment and Education Trips - you must be registered to use. NST Service is a Regional service and is not part of Welland Transit.
application form (40k pdf)

 

 

Help us to serve you better!

We would like passenger comments and suggestions for improving our local public transit service.

Your input is important to us.

Please forward written comments to:

Welland Transit
c/o Civic Square
60 East Main Street
Welland, Ontario
L3B 3X4

or
email Transit