Transit Schedule & Routes

Effective July 1st, 2016

Welcome Aboard North Bay Transit


City Bus under Gateway Sign

Our Mission Statement

To provide the citizens and visitors of North Bay, A reliable and courteous transportation service in clean, safe, and accessible vehicles, recognizing individual passengers needs and requirements.

Routes & Schedules


Early Morning Service from Lavase & Hughes and Clarion Resort

Monday through Friday, The 1b Campus Special via Main West and 6 Hornell / CFB buses provide early morning service before their first regularly scheduled departure from the terminal.

Clarion Resort to Terminal

The 6 Hornell / CFB bus departs Clarion Resort at 6:05 to arrive at the terminal for 6:30 before its first regularly scheduled departure at 6:30.

Lavase & Hughes to Terminal

The 1b Campus Special via Main West bus departs Lavase Rd & Hughes Rd at 6:10 to arrive at the terminal for 6:30 before its first regularly scheduled departure at 6:30.

North Highway Service

The 1a College / University via Algonquin route provides service to the North Highway at the following times:
Monday to Friday on the 6:45, 13:45 and 22:00 departures;
Saturdays on the 7:00, 15:00 and 22:00 departures;
Sundays on the 8:00 and 16:00 departures.

Statutory Holidays

North Bay Transit does not operate on the following statutory holidays:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Good Friday
  • Victoria Day
  • Canada Day
  • Civic Holiday
  • Labour Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

North Bay Transit does operate a Sunday Schedule on the following statutory holidays:

  • Family Day
  • Easter Monday
  • Boxing Day

Transfer Locations

Transfers from bus to bus are permitted at the following locations:

  • Transit Terminal
  • Northgate Shopping Centre
  • Founders House Lower Residence
  • Algonquin Ave at Sherriff Ave
  • McIntyre St W at Cassels St
  • Cassells St at Olive St
  • Fisher St at McIntyre St E
  • McIntyre St E at John St
  • Lavase Rd at Hughes Rd

Please Stand Up for Seniors and People with Disabilities

Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) requires priority seating be designated for seniors and people with disabilities.

Standards of Service

The North Bay Transit Standards of Service are available to read as a PDF Document.

General Inquiries & Customer Service & Feedback

All customer service related questions, concerns, complaints and/or compliments can be directed in the following manner:

  • via email:
  • in writing/mail: North Bay Transit
    190 Wyld Street
    North Bay, ON
    P1B 1Z2
  • via telephone: 705-474-0419
  • in person