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Go car free this weekend!

Courtesy of Car Free Day Vancouver

Courtesy of Car Free Day Vancouver

It’s time for the 12th annual Car Free Day Vancouver [1]!

This festival celebrates neighbourhoods and reconnects communities while nurturing and expanding car-free spaces.

That means large chunks of the West End [2], Main Street [3] and Commercial Drive [4]will be pedestrian only this weekend impacting bus service to these areas.

Weekend detours:

Effective June 18 from 9am until 8:30pm

5 Robson/6 Downtown [5] Regular route to Robson and Denman then via Denman, Georgia, Burrard, Davie then regular route (as 6 Downtown).
6 Davie/5 Downtown [6] Regular route to Davie & Burrard then via Burrard, Georgia, Denman, Robson then regular route (as 5 Downtown).
C21 Beach [7] Regular route to Beach & Davie then via Davie, Cardero, Pendrell, Bidwell, Davie to Temporary Terminus at Bidwell.
C21 Yaletown [8] From Temporary Terminus continue on Davie then via Denman then regular route.
C23 Davie [9] Regular route to Davie & Cardero then via Cardero, Pendrell, Bidwell, Davie to temporary terminus at Bidwell.


Effective June 19 from 8am until 10pm

3 Main [10] Regular route to Main & Kingsway then via, Kingsway, Fraser, 33 Ave, Main, regular route.
3 Downtown [11] Regular route to Main & 33 Ave, then via 33 Ave, Fraser, Kingsway, Main, regular route.


Effective June 19 from 8am until 8:30pm

20 Victoria [12] Regular route to Commercial & Venables, then via Venables, Clark, Broadway, Commercial, regular route.
20 Downtown [13] Regular route to Commercial & Broadway, then via Broadway, Clark, Venables, Commercial, regular route.

You can find more car-free fun at carfreevancouver.org [1].

Know before you go! Sign up for Transit Alerts [14] and use our handy dandy Trip Planner [15].

Author: Adrienne Coling