Photo of Stephen Wright standing in front of the Movember bus-stash double-decker bus

Here’s why three Metro Vancouver buses are sporting moustaches

For years, Stephen Wright, Maintenance Engineer at Coast Mountain Bus Company (CMBC), has donned his greatest ‘stache for Movember. This year his…


Transit alerts in front of a SkyTrain

How to get real-time transit notifications sent to your phone

For transit users, information is everything. Real-time information helps riders know which routes to take — and which routes not to take — to save…


Bus seat testing site with information sandwich board on left and person sitting in bus seat on right, while looking at bus seat next to them on left.

We have a winner! Check out TransLink’s new bus seats

The results are in! Thanks to your input, we've chosen TransLink's new bus seats. This past spring, two types of TransLink bus seats designs had a…


Cycle into summer with TransLink’s new Bike Bus

TransLink is launching a new summer bus service for cyclists, between Bridgeport Station and the Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal. The Bike Bus provides…


Route 19 heading to Stanley Park

TransLink adding more bus service to summer destinations

After increasing service to warm-weather destinations in the Spring, TransLink is adding even more service to key summer destinations on June 27.…


TransLink volunteer interacting with transit customer in front of transit system map.

Here’s how you can become a TransLink volunteer

Are you looking to connect with the Metro Vancouver transit community? Now's your chance. TransLink is putting out the call for volunteers on our…


Two costumed Cirque du Soleil performers on SkyTrain platform.

Take transit to Cirque du Soleil

Cirque du Soleil has returned with a new production of Alegría in Vancouver. This reimagined version comes to city for the first time and is the…


Photo of the BC Transit Fraser Valley Express bus sitting out side of Lougheed Town Centre Station (Trevor Bodnar)

Taking transit to the Fraser Valley just got easier

BC Transit has extended the Fraser Valley Express bus route (66 FVX) into Burnaby. The 66 FVX will now travel to Lougheed Town Centre Station and bus…


Photo of a bus at Surrey Central Station with a SkyTrain going past in the background

Take this bus and SkyTrain benchmarking survey before May 1

As part of the International Bus Benchmarking Group (IBBG) and CoMET and Nova, which measures the performance of larger transit agencies across the…


Photo of blurred cherry blossoms in the foreground overlooking the Burrard Chinook SeaBus in the background

Check out these transit-friendly stops in Metro Vancouver to see cherry blossoms

Spring has sprung and that means before you know it Metro Vancouver will be engulfed by an amazing array of cherry blossoms. Our streets, parks, and…


Which one of the 5 TransLink customer mindsets are you?

TransLink has launched a new Customer Experience Action Plan outlining how we can improve your ride, based on your needs. The reasons you take…


image of a woman getting on a bus with a bus operator smiling at her

How TransLink is improving customer service over the next 5 years

TransLink’s new Customer Experience Action Plan includes 40 major projects and initiatives to better serve the changing needs of customers over the…


Test battery-electric bus from Nova Bus

TransLink tests next generation of battery-electric buses

As part of our Climate Action Strategy, TransLink is replacing old diesel buses with battery-electric buses to reduce greenhouse gas emissions…


The Shipyards District in North Vancouver

Take transit to: the Shipyards Festival

We're proud to sponsor the Shipyards Festival at Lower Lonsdale, a free event in North Vancouver this Saturday, September 25th. With live music,…


99 UBC B-Line destination sign

Back Issues: The 99 B-Line launches on Sept. 3, 1996

The Buzzer has been published for more than 100 years! It’s one of the oldest publications in Metro Vancouver. In Back Issues, we comb through our…


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