Latest bus news for September
Effective: August 26, 2019.
Catch-up on the latest changes to your bus system.
Service will be increased on the Angus line. Monday to Friday, during peak periods from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., buses will serve the line every 10 minutes.
427 Express Saint-Joseph
Service on the Express Saint-Joseph will be increased with the addition of 19 departures toward downtown in the morning and five eastbound departures in the afternoon.
435 Express du Parc / Côte-des-Neiges will be split into two new lines
The 480 Express du Parc and the 465 Express Côte-des-Neiges.
The 435 Express du Parc / Côte-des-Neiges will no longer be in service. The two new lines will improve service regularity and allow better access to downtown.
Both lines will only go south in the morning and north in the afternoon, following the schedule below:
- 480: from 6:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. toward downtown and from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. from downtown
- 465 : from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. toward downtown and from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. from downtown
The 165 Côte-des-Neiges and the 80 Avenue du Parc will operate in both directions following regular service.
In the morning, the 480 is scheduled to depart six times from the Parc commuter train station. These departures will be synchronized with commuter train arrivals.
New 445 Express Papineau line
This new line will take you directly downtown by way of a reserved lane.
The bus will run Monday to Friday during peak periods:
- Toward downtown from 6:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., every 10 minutes
- From downtown from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., every 15 minutes
New reserved lane on Papineau
To improve traffic flow on Papineau between Jean-Talon and Marie-Anne, a reserved lane for buses and taxis will be in operation in the morning from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and in the afternoon from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Monday to Friday.
Discover Mouvement orange
Learn about the measures implemented to improve access to downtown, particularly for key sectors. To learn more on Mouvement orange.
139 Pie-IX and 355 Pie-IX
To ensure quiet for residents, the 139 Pie-IX, which is currently rerouted along streets adjacent to Pie-IX Boulevard going north, will end its route at around 11:00 p.m.
From 11:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.: The 355 Pie-IX will service Pie-IX Boulevard between Notre-Dame and Henri-Bourassa.
This will reduce travel time because the buses will no longer be rerouted.
From 1:00 a.m. to 5:00 a.m.: The 355 Pie-IX will return to its regular route between Atwater/René-Lévesque and Pie-IX/Henri-Bourassa.
For more information on the integrated Pie-IX BRT project.
New reserved lane on Bourbonnière for buses and taxis
The new reserved lane on Bourbonnière will improve daily trips for users of the 139 Pie-IX northbound.Northbound, between Sherbrooke Street and Rosemont Boulevard.
In service from 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., during the work on the Pie-IX BRT on Pie-IX Boulevard.