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Here’s how you can catch a live performance — free with your transit fare

TransLink’s new and exciting music and performance residency program, Art Moves, is bringing live performances to transit stations around Metro…


A TransLink musician performs at Waterfront Station

Musicians add a soundtrack to your SkyTrain travels

You can find street performers in every major city around the world. Musicians animate corners of our streets, serving as urban conductors and…


Five SkyTrain passengers waiting on platform as SkyTrain travels past them.

Weekend commuters boost ridership recovery

Ridership recovery is in full swing – and weekend travel has a lot to do with it. Throughout the pandemic, weekend ridership recovery has been…


Crowds people walk by the food vendors at the Richmond Night Market in 2019

Take transit to the Richmond Night Market

The Richmond Night Market is back for its 2022 season and all your favourites are returning! This family-friendly event is one of the largest night…


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Class of 2022, pick up your Compass GradPass!

Congratulations graduating class of 2022! We are so proud of your hard work and hope you enjoy two free days of unlimited transit with your Compass…


Illustration of a SkyTrain customer offering their seat to another rider.

Follow these etiquette tips when riding transit

Emily Carr University of Art + Design students continue to wow us with their creativity — now with these illustrated posters portraying good and…


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…


Emergency Preparedness Week 2022: Be Ready for Anything

Apart from keys, wallet, and phone, how much pre-planning do you do before walking out the door? Do you carry an extra snack while taking transit?…


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The Force is strong at TransLink on Star Wars Day

From the clouds of Bespin to the Sarlacc pit of Carkoon, TransLink loves to celebrate Star Wars Day. On May the 4th, our intrepid crew embarks on a…


BMO Vancouver Marathon

Take transit to BMO’s Vancouver Marathon

The BMO Vancouver Marathon takes place Sunday, May 1, and transit takes you there! Know before you go: Several bus routes within the race corridor…


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Behind the scenes with CMBC’s Special events team

If you've ever been on a rerouted or detoured bus in Metro Vancouver, you have been a part of the handiwork that is Coast Mountain Bus Company’s…


Photo of a man wearing a hard hat holding an orange Compass Card at a scrap yard

Metro Vancouverite swaps car for transit in TransLink’s partnership with SCRAP-IT

Jim Greenwood, a 66-year-old retiree, had never considered taking transit other than for the occasional SkyTrain ride to a hockey game of course. But…


Wide shot of SkyTrain with Cherry Blossoms in the foreground. Text on image: Park your car and take transit

A look back on Earth Day 2022 – Taking Transit for the Planet

On Earth Day, we launched #Transit4ThePlanet, encouraging Metro Vancouverites to leave their cars at home and take transit, knowing individual…


A rendering of common space that will be present outside Capstan Station.

Construction continues on Canada Line’s Capstan Station

The new Capstan Station is on pace to open in 2023 to provide better service for customers in the Capstan Village area of Richmond. With upgrades…


Man in a high vis vest stands in front of Surrey Central Station with a bus and SkyTrain in the background

TransLink named one of Canada’s Greenest Employers for 2022

Each year, Mediacorp recognizes employers from across the nation who are leaders in creating a culture of environmental awareness. First, they have…


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