On the Buses in Collingwood and Wasaga Beach

Collingwood and Wasaga Beach have public transit services available at very modest user costs.  Please see below for updated information on the public transit systems in these two communities.new-trolley-bus.jpg

Colltrans, the Town of Collingwood’s public transit system, has three regularly scheduled transit routes.  Pickup at the terminal (corner of Pine and Second Street , beside the municipal parking lot) is every thirty minutes.  Bus service operates on all days except statutory holidays.  Buses are fully accessible and can be used for wheelchairs, motorized scooters, pull behind shopping carts, as well as strollers.   There are bike racks on all buses, which are available for use at no extra charge.

Operating Hours

Monday – Friday – 6:30am to 9:00pm

Saturday – 7:00am to 6:00pm

Sunday – 9:00am to 5:00pm

 

Bus Fares

Adults – $$1.75  effective May 15, 2013

Seniors/Students $1.25

Children under 4ft (122cm) –  Free!

Adult Monthly Passes – $40.00

Senior/Student Monthly Passes $30.00

For bus map click here.

There are two other ACCESSIBLE services available in Collingwood, according to the collingwood.ca website:

Red Cross Para Transit

Operates between Monday and Friday from 7:00am to 5:00pm.  Please contact 705-721-3313 x281 to apply for eligibility and arrange for service.  Fares within Collingwood are $2.50 for a one way trip and $4.00 roundtrip.  Riders are asked to try and book 7 days in advance, however emergency bookings can be made.

Collingwood Accessible Shuttle

The Town of Collingwood also operates an Accessible Shuttle Service which is available between the hours of 8:00am and Midight 7 days a week.  This service is available to riders in scooters and wheelchairs, and other accessible mobility transports.  Fares are based upon a metered rate set out in the Town by-law.

Service can be arranged by calling Sinton Transportation at 705-446-1196

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Collingwood Wasaga Beach Link

Town of Wasaga Beach, Town of Collingwood and County of Simcoe have partnered to provide a transit link between Collingwood and Wasaga Beach.  See below for the schedule or click here.

Collingwood Wasaga Beach link

6:00am – Collingwood Terminal

6:30am – Wasaga Beach 45th St.

7:00am – Collingwood Terminal 100 Pine Street

7:30am – Wasaga Beach 45th St.

8:00am – Collingwood Terminal 100 Pine Street

8:30am – Wasaga Beach 45th St.

9:00am – Collingwood Terminal 100 Pine Street

9:30am – Wasaga Beach 45th St.

10:00am – Collingwood Terminal 100 Pine Street

10:30am – Wasga Beach 45th Street

11:00am – Collingwood Terminal 100 Pine Street

11:30am – Wasaga Beach 45th Street

12:00pm – Collingwood Terminal 100 Pine Street

12:30pm – Wasaga Beach 45th Street

1:00pm – Collingwood Terminal 100 Pine Street

1:30pm – Wasaga Beach 45th Street

2:00pm – Collingwood Terminal 100 Pine Street

2:30pm – Wasaga Beach 45th Street

3:00pm – Collingwood Terminal 100 Pine Street

3:30pm – Wasaga Beach 45th St.

4:00pm – Collingwood Terminal 100 Pine Street

4:30pm – Wasaga Beach 45th St.

5:00pm – Collingwood Terminal 100 Pine Street

5:30pm – Wasaga Beach 45th St.

6:00pm – Collingwood Terminal 100 Pine Street

6:30pm – Wasaga Beach 45th St.

7:00pm – Collingwood Terminal 100 Pine Street

*Stops will be made at the Hospital on an as requested basis

*Bus stops at Georgian College at approximately 15 minutes and 45 minuets past the hour when in service.

* Bus services Jean Vanier and CCI between the hours of 5:00pm and 7:00pm

*Fare is $2.00 and is non transferrable to either Collingwood’s or Wasaga Beach’s Transit System.


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