By choosing to ride on the Kelowna Regional Transit System, you can avoid the hassle and stress of driving yourself, save money and do your part for the environment. It's easier to take public transit than you might think. The Central Okanagan's smartTRIPS website has tips for taking transit, Google Maps offers transit route directions and BC Transit is expanding its routes and services every year.
The Kelowna Regional Transit System services the Central Okanagan District, Kelowna, Lake Country, West Kelowna, Westbank First Nation and Peachland.
BC Transit contracts bus service in the Central Okanagan District to be operated by First Group Inc. on behalf of the funding partners.
Funding for the Kelowna Regional Transit System is cost shared between the City of Kelowna, Regional District of Central Okanagan, District of Lake Country, City of West Kelowna, District of Peachland, Westbank First Nation and BC Transit.
Decisions about fares, routes and service levels are made by Kelowna City Council, the Regional District Board, Peachland Council, West Kelowna Council, Westbank First Nation and Lake Country Council, and are based on information provided by the Municipal Systems Program of BC Transit.