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Fares Temporarily Suspended 
No ETS transit fare payment required for bus, LRT, or DATS until further notice.

Reduced Transit Service
LRT and buses are using an enhanced Saturday service schedule until further notice.  

Extra peak service schedule is now available. Peak service is approximately 6-9 am and 3-6 pm. 

Current news and events with the Edmonton Transit Service (ETS). 

Service Alerts and Detours

Innovative Transit Garage Honours ETS Pioneer
The Kathleen Andrews Transit Garage pays homage to the first woman bus operator. 

New Bus Routes Coming August 2020
Effective August 30 2020, ETS will modernize the transit system to connect more Edmontonians through new efficient and effective routes. On November 26 2019, City Council approved the new bus network that will allow ETS to deliver a safe, convenient, fast and reliable transit service. 

On-demand Alternative Transit  Update
On November 26 2019, City Council directed ETS to do a detailed cost analysis of providing an on-demand alternative transit service (first kilometre/last kilometre) using in-house resources and through a private contractor. This follows a report presented to the Urban Planning Committee on November 19 and discussion at City Council on November 26. An alternative transit service would complement the regular bus service so more Edmontonians could get where they need to go safely and conveniently. ETS will report back to City Council in February, when Council is expected to decide how the service could be delivered. 

Smart Fare Validators Being Installed on ETS Buses
The Smart Fare electronic payment system is a step closer with the installation of fare validators starting Tuesday October 15 in all public buses for Edmonton, St. Albert and Strathcona County.

University Transit Centre, Bus Stop #2001 closed until 2021
Beginning May 27, bus stop #2001 will be closed at University Transit Centre for the duration of campus construction taking place near the transit centre. Passengers can use bus stop #2002 south of the transit centre to board Routes 4, 51, 54, 106 and 318. 

2019/2020 Annual Service Plan 
The ETS Annual Service Plan provides a great summary of the service changes, major projects, and infrastructure developments planned for 2020.

Cannabis use on ETS - Know the Rules
Cannabis is now legal across Canada, but it's important to know the rules. In Edmonton, just like tobacco, cannabis cannot be consumed on buses or LRT, nor inside bus shelters, bus terminals, LRT stations or platforms. Full details about cannabis legalization in Edmonton

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