Changes coming to Lakeshore West Line schedule plus other train and bus updates

As restrictions ease, Metrolinx is making it easier for customers on the Lakeshore West line to get where they need to go, whether it’s to the office, a sporting event, or to socialize with friends. Get the latest information on GO schedules here.   Starting Oct. 18, Metrolinx is bringing back some weekday evening service … Continue reading Changes coming to Lakeshore West Line schedule plus other train and bus updates

Metrolinx video shows customers why it is safer than ever to take transit

A lot has changed since the pandemic began, but one thing that hasn’t is Metrolinx’s commitment to your safety. Over the last 18 months, Metrolinx has implemented dozens of safety measures to keep staff and customers safe. As vaccinations ramp up, more people are coming back to transit. Here’s a breakdown of the changes Metrolinx … Continue reading Metrolinx video shows customers why it is safer than ever to take transit

Some GO Transit schedules impacted by upcoming track construction

October is a busy month for construction on the GO Transit network. This work will impact some GO train and bus customers. Here are all the details so people can plan ahead. Think of this as a roadmap for navigating GO train construction work in October. While GO remains ready to move people across the … Continue reading Some GO Transit schedules impacted by upcoming track construction

Union Station to see a return to heavy foot traffic this week

The days ahead are adding up to be one of the busiest weeks at Union Station since the pandemic began. It’ll seem like old times for the celebrated transit hub. Here’s what’s happening – along with tips for mask-wearing travellers making their way downtown. Welcome back to Union Station. Canada’s iconic transportation hub is expected … Continue reading Union Station to see a return to heavy foot traffic this week

Metrolinx revises policy for e-bikes and e-scooters

Metrolinx is introducing a new policy for e-bikes and e-scooters to clarify which types of electric vehicles are allowed on GO Transit and UP Express. As vaccination rates increase and transit ridership rebounds, more customers are looking to more mobility vehicles onboard GO and UP Express vehicles. That’s why Metrolinx is introducing a new policy that clarifies which e-bikes and e-scooters are allowed … Continue reading Metrolinx revises policy for e-bikes and e-scooters

You have to see this LEGO GO bus terminal and hear the emotional story behind it

Ethan Thompson is using LEGO to pay tribute to his late grandfather. It may be unconventional, but it’s no less impactful. Check out the lifelike GO bus terminal and the bigger story behind the blocks. Brick by brick, Ethan Thompson is building on his family’s transit legacy. And the most important pieces add up to … Continue reading You have to see this LEGO GO bus terminal and hear the emotional story behind it

New buses added to the GO Transit fleet this September to include seatbelts

It’s second nature to put on a seatbelt when you get in a car. GO Transit is asking customers to do the same when boarding new GO buses equipped with seatbelts. This September, 46 new GO buses will hit the road, with one special new feature. In almost every way, these buses will be the … Continue reading New buses added to the GO Transit fleet this September to include seatbelts

GO Transit takes you to wine country with new Wine Rack partnership

GO Transit is teaming up with Wine Rack to showcase their popular Niagara wine estates, Jackson-Triggs and Inniskillin, on a new all-inclusive wine tour experience. Read on to get all the details on The Great Grape Getaway. Want to head to Niagara for a wine tour, but don’t want to brave that QEW traffic? There’s a … Continue reading GO Transit takes you to wine country with new Wine Rack partnership

Lakeshore West GO line moves to hourly train service for September 11 and 12 weekend

Just as GO train service is ramping up, Metrolinx is hitting the brakes – albeit temporarily – on some weekend Lakeshore West service due to important track maintenance. Find more about the work and why it’s needed. There’s never a good time for construction.   While GO remains here to get you where you need to go, whether it’s the Blue Jays game, a concert, or visiting friends, there’s some … Continue reading Lakeshore West GO line moves to hourly train service for September 11 and 12 weekend

Metrolinx announces increased weekday service across the GO Transit network

Most GO train and bus schedules are changing in September as Metrolinx restores or adjusts service to meet passenger demand, including a number of new trips on the Kitchener line. Here are the highlights. Metrolinx is increasing and adjusting service starting Sept. 4 to meet the expected demand from customers returning to school and the … Continue reading Metrolinx announces increased weekday service across the GO Transit network