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Transit

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The Clearwater & Area Transit services are available Monday to Friday, with the exception of Statutory Holidays. Our drivers are friendly, courteous and helpful; often going the 'extra distance' and ensuring riders of a safe, comfortable and timely service.

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Wheelchair Accessible...with bike racks on each bus!

 

Ashcroft - Clinton - Lillooet Transit System

YCS is now operating the Ashcroft - Clinton fixed route transit system and the Lillooet Health Connections.

The Ashcroft - Clinton system runs three days a week: Monday from Ashcroft - Clinton to Kamloops; Wednesdays & Fridays are fixed route systems that operate from Ashcroft to Clinton. On Mondays trips to Kamloops, the fare is $5.00 each way per person. On Wednesdays & Fridays the Fixed route and Door-to-Door fares are $2.00 each way.

Lillooet Health Connections runs on Tuesdays and Thursdays leaving going from Lillooet to Kamloops. Kamloops trip fares are $5.00 each way per person from all scheduled stops.

2017 Ashcroft & Area Bus Schedules

 

2017 Clearwater Bus Schedules

*Scheduled times are subject to weather, road conditions and traffic. Please note buses do not run on  Statutory Holidays.

Clearwater & Area Fixed Route Zones & Fares

Local Zones within the Clearwater & Area Transit System:  Blackpool, Clearwater and Vavenby.

Fares are $2.00. Children under 5 years of age ride for FREE on the regular route only. Exact change only.

Tickets are available from our drivers and from our Park Drive office.  Purchasing a sheet of 10 tickets entitles the purchaser to a 10% discount - so you pay $18.00 vs. $20.00 when you buy 10 tickets!

BC Bus Pass Program—This is a Provincial program for seniors and residents with disabilities on restricted incomes. An Annual Bus Pass can be purchased that allows unlimited travel on Fixed Route Services within the Province. To apply for this Annual Bus Pass, you can telephone toll free 1-866-866-0800 or for a quick and easy way to apply, click this link: BC Bus Pass Program

Clearwater & Area to Kamloops Fares

Kamloops Trip Fares - $15.00 return from Vavenby and Clearwater; $10.00 return from Little Fort on. Exact change only. All Bus Passes (BC Transit & CNIB included) are not valid for Kamloops Trips.

Blue River Trip - The First (1st) Thursday of each month. Fares - $20.00 return from Blue River to Kamloops; $10.00 return from Blue River to Clearwater only. Must pre-book a seat. All Bus Passes (BC Transit & CNIB included) are not valid for Kamloops Trips.


There are two components to our wheelchair accessible transit system which covers the area from Blackpool to Vavenby:

  1. Fixed Route Service—this service is for everybody and provides three trips daily, Monday through Friday, between Blackpool and Vavenby, with stops in Clearwater, Birch Island and various other places.
  2. Door-to-Door Service—this service is specifically for seniors and people with disabilities and operates twice daily (10:00 am to 11:00 am; and 1:45 pm to 2:45 pm), Monday through Friday. This service must be pre-booked by telephoning the Transit Line at 250 674-3935. Although we try to accommodate all requests, this service is on a first-come/first-served basis. Clearwater to Blackpool Only.