What are bus paddles?

Have you ever wondered how bus operators know their route and what time they should be at a particular stop? Wonder no more! It’s a special paper…


In Memory of Roger Swan: Metro Vancouver’s first Black SkyTrain attendant on conquering life’s challenges

“I wanted to tell this story all my life.” Those were some of the last words that Roger Swan mentioned in his phone interview with TransLink’s social…


Jerry Gbardy

Transit operator authors new life after escaping war

Jerry Gbardy is a Transit Operator at Coast Mountain Bus Company. Every day, he makes sure riders in Metro Vancouver can get safely to their…


Escalators at Commercial–Broadway Station are now open

We’ve replaced two escalators in Commercial–Broadway’s south stationhouse with brand new models. These new, heavier-duty models are able to support…


Six virtual tours and exhibitions you can visit from your home

While our transit system is moving people across Metro Vancouver, some people are spending more time at home these days. If you find yourself looking…


TransLink’s winter safety campaign kicks off

With the arrival of Winter in Metro Vancouver comes the return of our fluffy friends! If you haven't noticed yet, the animals from our Winter Safety…


Compass Card system celebrates fifth anniversary

November marks the fifth anniversary of TransLink’s Compass rollout. Compass made it more convenient to pay transit fares online or over the phone.…


Celebrate Halloween with fun costumes

Halloween is approaching ? ? ?. Even though this year might look quite different, it doesn't mean we cannot get into the Spooky Spirit and celebrate…


I Love Transit: Kevin Desmond on why he loves public transit and more

Cats or dogs? Pepsi or Coke? Football or hockey? The CEO of TransLink, Kevin Desmond, sat down with us to discuss a few of the Internet's most…


I Love Transit: Enter the draw to win a Monthly Pass

I Love Transit Week is back for the 11th year! It's a week-long celebration of all things transit and we are excited for you to be part it. In…


Enter to win a “Be Kind, Be Calm, Be Safe” Compass Card with a DayPass!

As part of fall ridership campaign, we're releasing a commemorative and limited edition, adult Compass Card to remind customers to “Be Kind, Be Calm…


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TransLink launches fall ridership campaign

TransLink is launching a new campaign aimed at boosting transit ridership while also reminding customers of the safety and reliability of its…


New interactive tool supports transit use for people of all abilities

TransLink is launching a series of online tools designed to help people of all abilities, including those on the autism spectrum, confidently and…


Bus bulbs reduce the travel times and transform Metro Vancouver streets

If you've taken a stroll along Robson street lately, you might noticed some recent changes. Temporary patios now line the sidewalk, live music…


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5 mask hacks you should know about

Who knew one year ago that face masks would become an inseparable part of our experience in 2020? With fall approaching, masks will remain an…


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