Bit by bit and piece by piece – Bramalea GO station progressing towards completion

For the past 28 months, crews have been hard at work to bring major improvements to Bramalea GO station. And as the year draws to a close amid the pandemic, many customers may be missing how far their station has come. Here’s what you need to know. Essential travellers using the Bramalea GO station have … Continue reading Bit by bit and piece by piece – Bramalea GO station progressing towards completion

Get your Joe on the GO – Fleets Coffee Mobile Café now offers pre-ordering at Maple GO station

Some Vaughan GO Transit customers can now get their caffeine fix even quicker. Thanks to the Fleets Mobile app, Maple GO station customers can now pre-order food and beverages for pick-up when they arrive at the station in the morning. For the past few months, customers may have seen – or even grabbed a coffee … Continue reading Get your Joe on the GO – Fleets Coffee Mobile Café now offers pre-ordering at Maple GO station

Making way for MiWay service with new bus terminal opening at Kipling Transit Hub

Changes are happening at Kipling GO Station, that will impact how local residents and travellers access seamless travels across transit systems. Your pace is about to quicken. Here’s how. For transit riders in Toronto’s west end, progress is moving at a, well, terminal velocity. On Jan. 4, MiWay will be up and running at Kipling … Continue reading Making way for MiWay service with new bus terminal opening at Kipling Transit Hub

Customer walkthrough guide – how to find your way around Toronto’s new Union Station Bus Terminal

Finding your way is one of the more challenging parts of taking public transit, or even navigating a major city like Toronto. Even veteran transit riders find changing routines and habits to be daunting. Starting in early December, GO bus customers are going to find themselves starting and ending their journey at a new Union … Continue reading Customer walkthrough guide – how to find your way around Toronto’s new Union Station Bus Terminal

The never-ending winter – How Metrolinx keeps its fleet of trains and buses moving through northern cold

We all know Mother Nature has her frigid side - especially in Canada. But luckily for GO Transit and UP Express customers, Metrolinx is well prepared to get people where they need to go, even through slush and snow. This is why, for those who keep those vehicles rolling, there is never an end to … Continue reading The never-ending winter – How Metrolinx keeps its fleet of trains and buses moving through northern cold

Growing the canopy – Metrolinx adds another 7,711 trees and shrubs as the transit agency increases tree cover in the region

As this year’s planting season draws to a close, Metrolinx continues to work with conservation partners on ecological compensation and greening of the region.  Building transit for the future isn’t always about trains, buses, and new stations. Those are important ingredients, but a true recipe for transit success includes a healthy environment too. That’s why … Continue reading Growing the canopy – Metrolinx adds another 7,711 trees and shrubs as the transit agency increases tree cover in the region

How COVID has impacted transit – Metrolinx releases ridership map covering all GO Transit rail routes

The transit agency has published the first ridership map since the start of the pandemic. While the breakdown of stations and routes clearly show the impact of the health crisis on ridership, it also demonstrates the work that has never stopped to keep essential travellers moving throughout the threat. See how your route has fared. … Continue reading How COVID has impacted transit – Metrolinx releases ridership map covering all GO Transit rail routes

Toronto’s new Union Station Bus Terminal gets ready to open – Here’s what you need to know to get on the bus

Canada’s largest transit city will soon see a new state-of-the-art GO bus hub open right next to Union Station. The sophisticated terminal, set to begin operating early next month, will shelter customers from the elements, offer them easy access to and from the downtown core and work much like a modern airport. Get ready to … Continue reading Toronto’s new Union Station Bus Terminal gets ready to open – Here’s what you need to know to get on the bus

With new signs added, Bloomington GO Station just got brighter on the transit map

New GO Transit signs signal progress for the station, and the community it will serve. Here’s how they shine, and what to expect at the transit stop. Turn it on. Bloomington GO station, located at the northeast corner of Richmond Hill, recently had marquee GO signs raised and lit. The additions are always among the … Continue reading With new signs added, Bloomington GO Station just got brighter on the transit map

Heads up display – New departure screens at Union Station help GO Transit customers find their way

Metrolinx is installing new departure information screens on a number of GO Train platforms at Toronto’s Union Station. They’ll make navigating Canada’s busiest transit hub a bit easier. We all know that feeling. You’re hustling to make the GO Train home at the end of the day, you hurry up the stairs and realize you … Continue reading Heads up display – New departure screens at Union Station help GO Transit customers find their way