Grand River Transit and ION

Grand River Transit

Grand River Transit (GRT) provides transit service in Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, Elmira and New Hamburg.

GRT operates conventional buses, an express bus network, busPLUS service for community routes, and specialized vehicles that provide door-to-door transit service for riders with disabilities.

GRT's fleet consists of more than 250 buses and 35 specialized MobilityPLUS vehicles. We have more than 2,500 stops across the region, and more than 560 shelters.

Learn more about all of Grand River Transit services.

Rapid Transit

GRT's service is expanding with the construction of a rapid transit network consisting of ION light rail and ION bus rapid transit. Starting in 2019, ION light rail will operate along a 19-kilometre route between the Conestoga Mall transit terminal in Waterloo and Fairview Park mall transit terminal in Kitchener.

ION bus rapid transit began in September 2015, and covers 17 kilometres between Kitchener's Fairview Park and the Ainslie Street terminal in Cambridge.

Learn more about ION Rapid Transit services.



Contact Us

Grand River Transit
General Inquiries

250 Strasburg Road, Kitchener, ON N2E 3M6

T. 519-585-7555
TTY. 519-575-4608
Link to Grand River Transit Landing Page
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