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July 6, 2018

Banff transit ridership up over 50% from 2017

Roam Public Transit is experiencing record-breaking ridership this summer, as routes have seen significant increases in people using transit as compared to last year. Ridership on the Banff local service, specifically Routes 1, 2 and 4, have seen a massive increase of more than 50 per cent from June 2017 […]
June 28, 2018

Roam Free in Canmore

From June 29 to Sept. 3, 2018, Canmore local Roam service will be free to ride in Canmore. We’ve compiled some FAQs we’ve received since the announcement was made: Does this include the Banff-Canmore Regional Route 3? No, this is for Canmore local Roam buses only. What does this mean […]
June 22, 2018

Regional Weekend Service Increase

Starting June 23rd, Regional service between Banff and Canmore will double its frequency during mid-day summer weekends! Saturdays and Sundays will see additional departures from Banff on the 1/2 hour starting at 11:30am, running until 5:30pm.  Check our handy trip planner or use Google Maps/Transit to plan your weekend trips […]
June 22, 2018

Roam the Bow Valley on Canada Day

Give your car a vacation and leave the driving to us on Canada Day! All routes will be running on July 1, however, please be aware that there will be modifications to stops due to the Canada Day parade road closures in Banff and Canmore. We’ll do our best to […]
June 7, 2018

Banff Local Route 1 Detour – Expect Delays

Banff Local Route 1 will be impacted by the closure and detour of traffic from Mountain Ave – June 11th-27th The Town will be undertaking water system repairs on Mountain Ave. which will require the closure of the Mountain Ave and a detour to Rundle Ave and Kootenay Ave. This […]
May 24, 2018

Bike and Roam

Bikes and buses are a great way to go, especially on the Banff-Canmore Regional Route. Which is why we’re excited to announce that we will be doubling the frequency of Route 3’s weekend service starting on Saturday, June 23! Until then though, there is one bus an hour on route […]
May 4, 2018

Summer Service 2018 in Banff

Give your car a vacation and leave the driving to us this summer! Starting May 18, all Banff routes will lead to the Transit Hub. Catch a ride on the Banff local routes, Minnewanka route, and Banff-Canmore route, as well as the On-It Regional Transit service to Calgary – all […]
April 16, 2018

Take transit to and within Banff National Park for an unforgettable experience this summer

April 16, 2018, Banff, Alberta — The Bow Valley Regional Transit Services Commission (BVRSTC) and Parks Canada are excited to announce several 2018 transit initiatives to and within Banff National Park. It all starts with getting to Banff National Park from Calgary. After the success of last year’s pilot program, […]