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Bus Routes & Schedules

For Accessible HTML versions of our bus schedules, visit our Accessible Services page.

Regular Routes

Peterborough Transit operates 12 regular routes Sunday through Saturday on a 40 minute frequency.  In May 2013,  20 minute service was added (weekdays) to Routes 2, 7, 8 and 10 from 7:00 until 9:00 in the morning and 2:20 until 6:20 in the afternoons. 

A map showing the routes is posted in all the transit shelters and at the Transit Terminal.   Printed maps are available at the Transit Terminal and on the buses.  An interactive map that shows all the bus stops and shelters is available on-line.  Please note that you must use Explorer as your web browser for it to work properly.

Route Schedules

Routes 1 and 6

Routes 2, 8, 10

Routes 3, 4, 5, 9, 11

Route 7

Route 12

All Route Schedules

Route mid-point locations are:

Route 1 - Hilliard & Langton Street

Route 5 -The Parkway @ Wal-Mart Plaza Route 9 - Armour Road @ Nassau Mills Rd.

Route 2 - Wal-Mart

Route 6 - Woodglade Blvd. @ White Cres. Route 10 - Bensfort Road & Collison Ave.

Route 3 - Portage Place Mall

Route 7 - Lansdowne St. & The Parkway  Route 11 - Willowcreek Plaza

Route 4 - Ravenwood Dr. @ Glenforest Blvd.

Route 8 - Crawford Drive & Erskine Ave.

Route 12 - GM Financial

    Trent University Express Services

    "Trent Express" offers two services: the "Trent West Bank" travels from the Peterborough Transit terminal (on Simcoe Street) to Bata Library and the "Trent East Bank" travels from the Peterborough Transit terminal to the DNA lab and Gzowski college.

    • Trent Express bus stops are shown on this map; Trent Express Routes Map

    • The schedules for these routes change according to the school year.  The Trent buses stop on Simcoe Street in front of the Peterborough Transit Terminal. Current Trent schedules can be found here; Trent Express Route Schedules

    Fleming College Express

    The "Fleming Express" operates during the Fall and Winter Terms.  The route, stop locations and schedule can be viewed on this map; Fleming Express Schedule.  Regular fares apply and the Fleming Express is available to everyone. Note: The "Fleming Express" does not run during Christmas Break, reading weeks or on statutory holidays.

    All Express services are available to everyone. Regular fares apply.

    Technology Drive Industrial Service 

    Technology Drive services are available to everyone. Regular fares apply.

    You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view some of these maps. Go to Adobe.com for the free download.

    Trans-Cab Service

    Trans-Cab Service is provided in areas of the City not serviced by regular bus routes; you can see these areas on this map. From these areas, you can take a taxi to and from the nearest Trans-Cab stop. Tans-Cab service is available on the following Routes: 1, 4, 7, 8, 9, 10, and 11. 

    To get Downtown using Trans-Cab:

    1. Make sure you are in an area that is marked as a Trans-Cab zone.
    2. Dial 705-748-4443 at least an hour before you would like to be at a bus stop.
    3. A taxi will pick you up and take you to the nearest Trans-Cab stop (marked on the map as TC). All routes will take you downtown.

    Note: the Trans-Cab fare is $3.00 which includes the taxi and bus portion of your trip. Pay the cab driver.

    To get from Downtown using Trans-Cab:

    1. Board a bus on a Route serviced by Trans-Cab.
    2. Advise the driver you need a Trans-Cab when you deposit the regular bus fare plus the $0.50 Trans-Cab fare.
    3. The driver will give you a transfer and radio for a cab which will meet you at the Trans-Cab stop and drive you to your destination.

    Snow Routes

    During heavy snow falls and when roads become slippery, the following routes will be modified as indicated:

    (Notifications will be posted on MyBeat and Twitter "@PeterboroughTr1" as required)

    Route 1; will use Oriole Dr to/from Marina Blvd and stay on Montcalm Dr inbound.

    Route 4; will use Medical Dr from Weller St to Parkhill Rd.

    Route 6; will stay on Brealey Dr bypassing Cherryhill Rd and Kawartha Heights Blvd.

    Route 7; will use Sir Sandford Fleming Drive between Spillsbury Dr and Brealey Dr.

    Route 10; will stay on Bensfort Rd to River Road South.

    Route 11; will use Rogers St to/from Maria St and cross the canal at the Maria St bridge.

    Trent West Bank; will use Parkhill Rd to Reid St inbound.

     

    Parade Routes

    The city of Peterborough has a variety of parades throughout the year. Traditionally, the parade route travels from City Hall at McDonnell St and George St and travels south to Lansdowne St at Roger Neilson Way. During these events, the following Transit detours* will be in effect:   

    Route 1 "George North" out-bound will use Simcoe St to Rubidge St / Reid St to Parkhill Rd to Water St continuing on regular route. In-bound will use George St to Parkhill Rd to Reid St to Simcoe St.

    Route 9 "Nichols Park" after departing the terminal, it will only return as far as Simcoe St and Water St, and depart from there each trip until the parade passes Simcoe St.

    Route 10 "Collison" out-bound will use Simcoe St to Aylmer St to Lansdowne St, continuing on regular route. In-bound will use Lansdowne St to Aylmer St to Simcoe St.

    Route 11 "Ashburnham" after departing the terminal, it will only return as far as Simcoe St and Water St, and depart from there each trip until the parade passes Simcoe St.

    Route 40 "Trent West Bank" in-bound will use McDonnell St to Aylmer St to Simcoe St.

    Route 42 "Trent East Bank" out-bound will use Aylmer St to McDonnell to Reid St to Parkhill Rd continuing on regular route. In-bound will use Parkhill Rd to Reid St to McDonnell St to Aylmer St Simcoe St. 

    * Note, the parade start times do not affect the detour routes.

    Be sure to follow us on Twitter "@PeterboroughTr1" for service information and unexpected disruptions.