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Changes To Bus Service For Bermuda Day

Changes To Bus Service For Bermuda Day

Due to road closures to facilitate the Bermuda Day Marathon and Parade Festivities on Friday [May 24] the Department of Public Transportation [DPT] will be re-routing scheduled bus routes for the day. Temporary bus stop locationThe re-routed bus routes are as follow:Route 3 departing 9:15am from Hamilton to Grotto Bay and returning at 10:00am will... Read more of this article

Average In Service Bus Count Up From 50 To 65

Average In Service Bus Count Up From 50 To 65

The Government is “committed to delivering a quality public bus service” and over the past year the average in service bus count has increased from 50 buses, up to 65 buses “through a combination of new bus purchases, mid-life refits and out of service repairs,” Minister of Tourism and Transport Zane DeSilva said in the House... Read more of this article

Alternate Routes Due To Blackwatch Closure

Alternate Routes Due To Blackwatch Closure

The Department of Public Transportation is advising of alternate bus routes due to the Blackwatch Pass road closure. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Public Transportation advises the public, that due to Black Watch Pass closing from May 6 – 20, inbound and outbound buses to the City of Hamilton will take alternate routes. “Inbound... Read more of this article

Cannonier: Astonishing U-Turn On Bus Schedule

Cannonier: Astonishing U-Turn On Bus Schedule

“This is an astonishing and highly embarrassing U-turn,” OBA Leader Craig Cannonier said following news that the Government will revert back to the old bus schedule. Mr. Cannonier said, “I agree 100 percent with the Shadow Transport Minister Leah Scott that restoring the old timetable was the right thing to do as, clearly, the new schedule... Read more of this article

Bus Schedule To Revert Back To Old One

Bus Schedule To Revert Back To Old One

[Updated with video] Effective Monday, April 29th, the public bus schedule will revert to the one used prior to March 2019 “whilst adjustments are made,” the Government announced today, saying this is due to “feedback from the public and operators.” Minister of Tourism and Transport Zane Desilva said, “The Department of Public... Read more of this article

Bus Service Changes In Dockyard/Clock Tower

Bus Service Changes In Dockyard/Clock Tower

Effective this Thursday [April 25] the public bus service will terminate at the Clock Tower Mall in Dockyard A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Public Transportation wishes to advise the public that effective Thursday, 25 April 2019 the public bus service will terminate at the Clock Tower Mall in Dockyard. “This change forms... Read more of this article

Alternate Bus Routes Due To Road Closures

Alternate Bus Routes Due To Road Closures

The Department of Public Transportation advised that some buses will take alternate routes due to road closures in Hamilton on Sunday [April 14]. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Public Transportation advises the public that due to road closures in Hamilton for the Bermuda Bicycle Association Criterium Race to be held on Sunday... Read more of this article

Update On Bus Service And New Schedule

Update On Bus Service And New Schedule

The Ministry of Tourism and Transport is thanking the public for their patience and valued feedback on the new bus schedule and is encouraging the public to continue to provide feedback. The former schedule used 88 buses and the new schedule uses 56 buses. A spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Tourism and Transport thanks the public for their... Read more of this article

Minister: Initiatives To Upgrade Bus Service

Minister: Initiatives To Upgrade Bus Service

The Government is committed to providing a quality public bus service and there are several initiatives underway including the new bus schedule, new bus purchases, repairs and maintenance, real-time passenger information system, and digital fare media, Minister of Tourism and Transport Zane DeSilva said. Speaking in the House of Assembly today [March... Read more of this article

Copy Of Bus Schedule, Which Starts Monday

Copy Of Bus Schedule, Which Starts Monday

The Department of Public Transportation has released the 2019 Bus Schedule, which is now scheduled to take effective on Monday, March 18. In December 2018, the Government announced that the new winter bus schedule would start on January 7th, 2019, with the new schedule designed to “temporarily reduce the number of buses required on a daily basis to... Read more of this article

Ministry: 1 Bus Run Cancelled On Thursday

Ministry: 1 Bus Run Cancelled On Thursday

The Ministry released the list of bus cancellations for this morning [March 14] with the list indicating that there is one bus run cancelled so far today. Thursday 14th March 2019 A.M.10xpsp – St. George To Hamilton – 8:00 a.m. Related StoriesMinistry: Bus Cancellations For Friday Ministry: Bus Cancellations For Thursday Ministry:... Read more of this article

Ministry: 28 Bus Runs Cancelled On Wednesday

Ministry: 28 Bus Runs Cancelled On Wednesday

[Updated] The Ministry released the list of bus cancellations for this morning [March 13] with the list indicating that there are ten bus runs cancelled so far today.Update 4.17pm: The Ministry has released the list of bus cancellations for this afternoon. There were 10 runs cancelled this morning, 18 cancelled this afternoon, for a total of 28 cancelled... Read more of this article

Ministry: 49 Bus Runs Cancelled On Tuesday

Ministry: 49 Bus Runs Cancelled On Tuesday

[Updated] The Ministry released the list of bus cancellations for this morning [March 12] with the list indicating that there are fifteen bus runs cancelled so far today.Update 4.15pm: The Ministry has released the list of bus cancellations for this afternoon. There were 15 runs cancelled this morning, 34 cancelled this afternoon, for a total of 49... Read more of this article