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FREE Transit service to and from the Saskatoon EX

For immediate release: August 2, 2019 - 6:00am
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Saskatoon Transit has partnered with the Saskatoon EX to offer free Transit service to Superpass holders during the week of the Exhibition, August 6-11, 2019. Superpass holders can ride free every day on regular Transit routes to and from the exhibition grounds by showing their Superpass when boarding a Saskatoon Transit bus. Children 10 & under ride FREE all-day Wednesday and older adults (60+) ride FREE all-day Thursday on regular bus routes.

Some easy ways to get to the EX on Saskatoon Transit:

Route

Name

Location

Route 1

Exhibition/City Centre

Downtown Terminal to Prairieland Park

Route 4

City Centre

University to Downtown Terminal
(transfer to Route 1 or 19)

Route 8

8th Street/City Centre

Centre Mall to Broadway Avenue & 8th Street
(transfer to Route 1 or 19)

Route 19

Centre Mall/City Centre

Downtown Terminal to Lorne Avenue & Ruth Street

 

Or Centre Mall/City Centre

Centre Mall to Lorne Avenue & Ruth Street

Route 60

Confederation/University

Confederation Mall to Downtown Terminal
(transfer to Route 1 or 19)

Route 65

Kensington/University

Confederation Mall to Downtown Terminal
(transfer to Route 1 or 19)

 

Service on Sunday night will be extended with three special service routes from the Exhibition loop on the west side of Lorne Avenue, just south of Ruth Street.

Bus #1 – to Downtown and Lawson Mall departing at 9:30 p.m., 10:15 p.m., 11:00 p.m. and 11:45 p.m.

Bus #2 – to Market Mall, Centre Mall and University Heights departing at 9:45 p.m., 10:30 p.m. and 11:15 p.m.

Bus #3 – to Confederation and Downtown departing at 9:15 p.m., 10:00 p.m., 10:45 p.m. and 11:30 p.m.

Saskatoon Transit will continue to operate as scheduled during the Saskatoon EX. Residents are encouraged to use the app called Transit on their mobile device and Google Transit on desktop to plan their trip to the Saskatoon EX and for Transit service alerts, real-time bus locations and arrivals.

Questions can be addressed to Transit Customer Service at 306-975-3100.