Refresh of 22nd Street Station bus exchange now complete!

We've some good news! Upgrades to the bus exchange at 22nd Street Station are now complete. Let’s talk about just how cool the station is because…


TransLink’s four battery-electric buses are here!

All four buses for our battery-electric bus pilot are now here! The two Nova Bus LFSe buses and two New Flyer Xcelsior CHARGE buses are undergoing…


Turning the Tides on Temperature: Buses and SkyTrains

Winter is gone, and summer is coming! Aside from the season and unpredictable Vancity weather, the temperatures are changing too. We’re here to…


2013 Bus Service Performance Review

10 busiest bus routes in Metro Vancouver

Region-wide transit use hit another all-time high in 2018 with a 7.1 percent system-wide increase in overall boardings, our biggest ever annual…


New express buses improve accessibility on long-haul, suburban routes

All 23 Nova Bus LFS Suburban buses for our suburban routes are now in service! All 23 new suburban buses built by Nova Bus are now in service! This…


Get involved! Take this benchmarking survey for bus and SkyTrain until April 14

From now until April 14, please tell us what you think about bus and SkyTrain service by completing the short surveys. TransLink is a part of the…


Finding love on the N19

The date was September 25, 2009. The time was 2:39 a.m. Michael was heading home after a night out in downtown Vancouver. The N19 pulled up, and…


22nd Street SkyTrain station

Upgrades coming to 22nd Street bus exchange!

You asked, we listened! As part of the approved Phase 1 investments in the Mayors’ 10-year Vision, upgrades for the 22nd Street Bus Exchange were…


TransLink art-wrapped bus

Stunning new art-wrapped buses – coming to a bus loop near you!

Vancouver-based artist Diyan Achjadi is a known name in the local art scene. Born in Jakarta, Indonesia to a West-Javanese father and an…


Van Tech bus driver appreciation

Hot Chocolate for bus drivers: Van Tech students sweeten commutes

Each year, students from the Summit program at the Vancouver Technical School brave the early morning cold to show appreciation to their bus drivers…


New bus shelters and more coming to Nanaimo Bus Exchange!

Construction is expected to begin in early 2019 and conclude in late 2019 Exciting news for those of you who access the Nanaimo Bus Exchange on your…


A look at the new TransLink buses entering service in Vancouver

Vancouver Transit Centre's set to receive 104 of these new buses, built by Nova Bus. Last week, the first of our new 40-foot hybrid buses, built by…


The Reindeer Bus returns for 2018: a Vancouver holiday tradition

Ho-Ho-Hold on to your Compass Cards, Rudolph is comin’ to town! That’s right! The Reindeer Bus (aka: 9543) has saddled up and is out and about…


TransLink Green New Flyer Bus

A little more about that colour green and our new buses

Colours in the green-yellow spectrum are perceived as conveying movement and speed. As we mentioned in a previous post, we’re changing the colour of…


TransLink Green New Flyer Bus

Why are TransLink buses green now?

As these new buses arrive, we’ll put them into service on the existing network Hey Metro Vancouver! As some of you might have noticed, new buses have…


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