BC Transit Bus Lane
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Whether you’re celebrating New Years Eve at a pub or by dancing your way into 2018, BC Transit has transportation covered.

To ensure that everyone celebrates New Year’s festivities safely, BC Transit will provide free service after 6 p.m., on Sunday, December 31.

Additional routes will run later than normal

These routes include:

· 4 UVic/Downtown
· 6 Downtown/Royal Oak Exchange
· 14 Vic General/UVic
· 15 Esquimalt/UVic
· 27 Gordon Head
· 28 Majestic
· 27/28 Downtown/Beacon Hill
· 30/31 Royal Oak Exchange
· 50 Downtown/Langford

Transit users should be aware of other holiday changes to the bus schedule, which occur between Sunday, December 24, and Monday, January 1:

· December 24 – Regular Sunday service
· December 25 – Sunday-level service
· December 26 – Saturday-level service (no late night service)
· December 27 – 29 Regular weekday service
· December 30 – Regular Saturday service
· December 31 – Regular Sunday service with late night service on select routes (see above)
· January 1 – Sunday-level service