The Municipality of Port Hope offers bus service within the urban area of the Municipality and to Cobourg's Northumberland Mall, Walmart and the Northumberland Hills Hospital. The buses leave Town Hall every hour on the hour. There are two bus routes through the urban area (Route A on the west side, Route B on the east side of Port Hope).
Operating hours of transit are:
Monday to Friday 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
* No service on Sundays and holidays
*Note: Effective October 2, 2017, changes to the transit routes, stops and schedule will be upgraded. Please download the new map below and review the changes. The media release regarding the transit changes provides additional information.
Adults (18-64 yrs): $2.00
Children (4-17 yrs): $1.50
Senior (65+): $1.50
Special Student Pass*: $15.00
*Valid Monday to Friday, 7:00-9:00a.m. and 2:45p.m-8p.m. and all day on weekends.
Priority Seating is mandated under Ontario Regulation 191/11 (Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005). Priority Seating is located in the first row of seating behind the bus driver. Look for the image below to identify where Priority Seating is on the bus. Passengers must vacate the designated seating if it is required by a passenger with a disability.
The Route B bus leaves Town Hall every hour on the hour and arrives at the Northumberland Mall every hour at 10 minutes past the hour. Riders may transfer to a Cobourg bus for $1.00 or ride the Port Hope bus to the Northumberland Hills Hospital. The Route B bus then returns to Port Hope.
The Municipality of Port Hope is pleased to provide ROLLS service to eligible patrons who are unable to utilize regular public transit. A resident of the Municipality of Port Hope with a physical disability (permanent or temporary), who is unable to board regular public transit, should complete the ROLLS information and Application Form below. Note: Service is currently restricted to residents of the urban area.
Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Works and Engineering Office at 905.885.2431.
All bookings are made on a "first come, first serve" basis.
A subscription booking arrangement is service for registrants who travel on a regular pre-determined basis to and/or from a destination. The following applies to subscription bookings:
1. Shall be limited to work, school, and medical appointments;
2. One booking per week per person;
3. A maximum duration of four weeks; and
4. All subscription bookings which fall on statutory holidays will be automatically cancelled.
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