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Please note that this evening, December 17, 2014, between 9:00 pm to 9:30 pm (PST) you may experience a brief service disruption with the website. We thank you for your patience.

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West Kootenay Transit

Welcome Aboard!

Everything you need to know about using the transit services in the communities throughout the region, including Nelson and District, Trail and area, Nakusp and District, Castlegar and District, Slocan Valley, and Kaslo and District is on this website.

For detailed information on services offered by the West Kootenay Transit System, use the pull down menus on the menu bar above. For transit in other B.C. communities, click on a community in the menu bar below. For general BC Transit information, visit the homepage.

The transit system provides rural transit and paratransit services, as well as custom door-to-door handyDART service within the Slocan Valley, Nelson and District, Nakusp and District, and Kaslo and District.
Funding for your service is cost shared between the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary, the Regional District of Central Kootenay, City of Nelson and BC Transit. Funding for Health Connections service is provided by the Interior Health Authority.

Decisions about fares, routes and service levels are made by local governments based on recommendations by the West Kootenay Transit committee (made up of local government representatives), based on public feedback and information provided by BC Transit.

Buses are operated by Trail Transit Services, Arrow & Slocan Lakes Community Services and the City of Nelson.

West Kootenay Transit System

TRANSIT INFO: 1.855.993.3100