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Thunder Bay Transit is the public transit operator in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada. Thunder Bay may refer to Thunder Bay, Ontario, a city in the Canadian province of Ontario Thunder Bay District, Ontario, a district in Northwestern Ontario. ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Latin: Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Official languages English Flower White trillium Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 106 24 Area Total  - Land  - Water    (% of total)  Ranked 4th 1...

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History


Thunder Bay Transit began as Port Arthur Street Railway in 1892. It sold the Fort William section of the line to the City of Fort William to in 1908. The street cars were replaced by trolleys, which were later replaced by diesel buses. The two systems merged into one in 1970, when the City of Fort William and the City of Port Arthur became the City of Thunder Bay. 1892 (MDCCCXCII) was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1908 (MCMVIII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Street cars in New Orleans A modern tram in the Töölö district of Helsinki, Finland For modern innovations aimed at increasing the capacity and speed of tramway systems, see light rail. ... This article is about light rail systems in general. ... This article is about the form of transport. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar). ... Thunder Bay may refer to Thunder Bay, Ontario, a city in the Canadian province of Ontario Thunder Bay District, Ontario, a district in Northwestern Ontario. ...


Current City Fleet

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Thunder Bay Transit NovaBus LFS #142 at Brodie St Terminal.

Thunder Bay Transit maintains 49 buses; 47 of them are Wheelchair Accessible:

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Current routes

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A Thunder Bay Transit Orion VI bus at Transit Garage

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  • 1 Mainline
  • 2 Crosstown
  • 3 Memorial
  • 3 Airport
  • 3 Northwood
  • 3 County Park
  • 3 Jumbo Gardens (No Sunday service)
  • 4 Neebing
  • 6 Mission
  • 7 Hudson
  • 8 James
  • 9 Junot
  • 11 John (11 John/Jumbo Gardens on Sundays, Evenings and Saturday mornings)
  • 12 East End
  • Crosstown Westfort (Fall/Winter only; Monday to Friday)
  • Chippewa (Summer only)

Interlining

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A Thunder Bay Transit bus stop at Fort William Historical Park

Some routes interline with another routes. Interlining means when a bus arrives at terminals, it will become another route. Fort William Historical Park (formerly known as Old Fort William) is a Canadian historical site located in Thunder Bay, Ontario that contains a reconstruction of the Fort William fur trading post as it existed in 1815. ...



Interlining at Brodie St Terminal:

  • 2 Crosstown - 12 East End
  • 3 Memorial - 3 Airport or Northwood
  • 3 Airport - 8 James (Sundays, Evenings and Saturday mornings)


Interlining at Water St Terminal:

  • 2 Crosstown - 7 Hudson
  • 3 Memorial - 3 County Park or 3 Jumbo Gardens*
  • 9 Junot - 11 John (11 John/Jumbo Gardens)

3 Jumbo Gardens* operates Monday to Saturdays only.


Fares

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A TBT New Flyer bus at Brodie St Terminal

Exact Change: $2.25 (Children under 8 are FREE, when accompanied by an adult.) New Flyer Industries is the leading bus manufacturer in North America, headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba. ...


20-ride Pass: $30.00


10 tickets: $17.00


Monthly Pass (Adult): $65.00


Monthly Pass (Discount): $55.00


Semester Pass: $190.00 (September-Deecember or January-April)


Family/Group Pass: $6.00 (2 adults & 3 childrens/1 adult & 4 children/2 adults)


Terminals and Garages

Water St Terminal
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Water St Terminal


Thunder Bay Transit has 2 terminals:

  • Water St. Terminal
  • Brodie St. Terminal

Thunder Bay Transit Garage is located at 570 Fort William Rd.


Links

  • Thunder Bay Transit [1]
  • City of Thunder Bay [2]

 
 

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