Here you can find detailed information on:
- Bus Passes
- Bus Tickets
- GoCards and Photo IDs
- Bus Pass and Ticket Outlets
Full, Reduced, Senior, and Handi-Transit Fares
Please remember, Winnipeg Transit does not accept bills or pennies on any of its buses and Operators do not carry or make change.
A Blue Loonie is worth one dollar off any single cash fare on all Regular and Hand-Transit service.
|Max 5 (Weekday Pass)||19.35||19.80|
|SuperPass (Mon-Sun Pass)||21.50||22.00|
|Reduced (Youth) Fare||2013||2014|
|SuperPass (Mon-Sun Pass)||15.00||15.30|
Reduced Fare applies to:
- Youths 6-16
- High School Students 17-21 with GoCard (Photo ID must be shown to operator when boarding)
- Children five and under ride free when accompanied by a fare – paying adult.
|SuperPass (Mon-Sun Pass)||10.75||11.00|
To qualify for senior fares you must be age 65 or older. ID must be shown to the Operator when boarding. If you currently have a Federal Government Blue Card you can use that as proof of age or you can purchase a Transit issued Photo ID from our Customer Service office at 414 Osborne Street. Please note that as of October 1, 2013 Federal Government Blue Cards have been discontinued and are no longer issued.
- Passes and validated ID available at participating Post-Secondary Institutions only.
- Pass and validated Student ID must be shown to Operator when boarding.
- If you have accidentally purchased a Reduced Fare Pass instead of a Post Secondary Pass you must take it to our 65 Garry Street office to exchange it for the proper pass.
|Post Secondary Student Pass*||66.25||67.75|
- To use Handi-Transit service, certain restrictions apply. Click here to learn more about Handi-Transit restrictions
Bus Passes provide many fare payment options to complement your work, recreation or vacation schedule. With the Max 5 Pass and Superpass, you’ll save from 12% to 30% over cash fares using your weekly pass just twice a day.
For frequent users, the convenient full fare Monthly Bus Pass saves almost 38% over cash fares, if used just twice daily.
Using a Post Secondary Pass, qualifying Post Secondary students can take advantage of 50% savings each month, compared to full cash fare, used twice daily.
If you’re eligible and show appropriate identification, a Reduced Fare Superpass or Reduced Fare Monthly Pass provides great savings for children, high school students and senior citizens.
CONDITIONS: Pass must be fully visible to operator when boarding; for use on Regular Service only for dates indicated; transfers will not be issued; non-replaceable for any reason; subject to transit regulations; fraudulent use is a criminal offence; must be returned upon request.
Bus Tickets are a great value and offer convenience and savings. Tickets are sold in sheets of 5 or 10 and are available at over 140 retail outlets throughout Winnipeg. For information on specific locations, refer to the list of bus pass and ticket outlet locations below.
To use or exchange old tickets:
After January 1st, 2014, 2013 bus tickets (plus applicable cash difference) will be accepted until March 31, 2014
- when paying with a 2013 Full fare bus ticket you will be required to pay an additional nickel
- when paying with a 2013 Senior or Reduced ticket no additional payment is required as our fareboxes do not accept pennies
You can exchange old tickets for new ones by paying the cash difference, Monday through Friday, at the following outlets:
- Transit Customer Service Centre
SW Concourse Portage & Main
(8:15am – 4:45pm)
- Millennium Library Transit Customer Service Centre
251 Donald Street
(8:30am – 4:30pm)
- Transit Garry Street Service Centre
65 Garry Street
(8:00am – 12:00pm & 1:00pm – 4:00pm)
- Transit Administration Office
B-414 Osborne Street
(8:30am – 4:30pm)
Ticket exchanges in excess of 10 sheets must be made at the Transit Garry Street Service Centre,at 65 Garry Street.
A transfer takes you wherever you want to go by transit for approximately 75 minutes! It is free with your cash or ticket fare. You can make stopovers along the way or even return trips on one fare as long as you ride within the time limit shown on your transfer. If you’re unsure of the expiry time, ask your driver. Then ride all you want until the time expires!
A transfer must be requested when you pay your fare and can only be used by the person to whom it was issued. Transfers are valid on any regular bus route on the date of issue and allow travel in any direction, including return trips on the same route, until the expiry time shown.
Effective February 1, 2013, a Blue Loonie will be worth one dollar off any single cash fare on all Regular and Hand-Transit service.
GoCards and Photo IDs
High school students and seniors citizens
must meet certain age and identification requirements to be eligible for reduced fares.
High School Students
age 17 to 21 years, who attend a recognized Winnipeg High School full time must show a Transit GoCARD Photo ID at the time they pay their fare.
age 65 or older, qualify for reduced fares by presenting their valid Blue Federal Government Identification or Transit Photo ID when paying their fare.
are available at the Fort Rouge Transit Base, B-414 Osborne Street (Monday to Friday – 8:30am to 4:30pm). Proof of age is required for the senior citizen and GoCARD Photo IDs. Proof of attendance at a Winnipeg High School is also required for a Student GoCARD Photo ID. The cost of the Photo ID is $3.10 (tax included).
who look older than their age may be asked by the Bus Operator for proof of age. “Under 17” cards are available from Winnipeg Transit for $3.10. Proof of age is required.
For more details, call 311.
Bus Pass and Ticket Outlets
Handi Transit Tickets are sold at these* locations
|City Hall – Cashier *||510 Main St.|
|City Place Lottery *||234 Donald St.|
|Dominion News *||262 Portage Ave|
|Pharma Plus Drugmart *||City Place|
|Pharma Plus Drugmart *||Medical Arts Building, 233 Kennedy|
|Red River College Downtown Campus||The Mercantile|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart||Portage Place|
|Winnipeg Transit Customer Service Centre *||SW Concourse, Portage & Main|
|Millennium Library Transit Customer Service Centre *||251 Donald|
|Transit Garry St. Service Centre *||65 Garry – Main floor|
|U of W Info Booth *||University of Winnipeg|
|Winnipeg Parking Authority *||495 Portage Ave|
|Pharma Plus Drugmart *||676 Portage Ave|
|Safeway *||Sargent & Sherbrook|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart||917 Portage|
|Volunteer Enterprises *||Health Sciences Centre, 820 Sherbrook|
|Family Foods Portage Avenue||1881 Portage at Ferry|
|IGA (The Courts) *||2727 Portage|
|Pharma Plus Drugmart *||3051 Ness|
|Pharma Plus Drugmart *||2305 Portage|
|Pharma Plus Drugmart *||3310 Portage|
|Safeway *||Polo Park|
|Safeway *||1612 Ness|
|Safeway *||3059 Ness|
|Safeway *||3393 Portage|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart *||Polo Park|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart *||2533 Portage|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart *||Unicity|
|North West/Maples/Tyndall Park|
|Giant Tiger *||700-305 McPhillips|
|Pharma Plus Drugmart *||1794 Logan|
|Red River College||Crazy Ox Bookstore|
|Safeway *||920 Jefferson|
|Safeway *||850 Keewatin|
|Superstore *||2132 McPhillips|
|West Kildonan/North Winnipeg|
|Brother’s Pharmacy||542 Selkirk|
|Garden City Shopping Centre *||Mall/Customer Service|
|Main Street Family Foods*||1650 Main|
|Safeway *||841 Leila|
|Safeway *||1441 Main|
|Safeway *||594 Mountain|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart *||1050 Leila|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart *||1155 Main|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart *||2512 Main|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart *||1017 McPhillips|
|East Kildonan/North Kildonan|
|Ebbeling Pharmacy *||722 Watt|
|Family Foods Sun Valley||1529 Gateway|
|Marketplace in North Kildonan *||1795 Henderson|
|Munroe Pharmacy||525 London|
|Pharma Plus Drugmart *||963 Henderson|
|Pharma Plus Drugmart *||1795 Henderson|
|Pharma Plus Drugmart *||1163 Rothesay|
|Rick’s M & M Convenience *||1320 Molson|
|Safeway *||731 Henderson|
|Safeway *||River East Plaza|
|7-Eleven||404 Edison & Rothesay|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart *||100-1155 Concordia|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart||1128 Henderson|
|Safeway *||654 Kildare|
|Safeway *||1615 Regent|
|7-Eleven||104 Regent & Day|
|City of Winnipeg Bilingual Service Centre *||614 Des Meurons|
|Pharma Plus Drugmart *||123 Marion|
|Pharma Plus Drugmart *||35 Lakewood|
|Rick’s M&M Convenience Store *||845 Elizabeth Rd|
|Safeway *||285 Marion|
|Safeway *||Southdale Square|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart (In St. Boniface Hospital)*||409 Tache|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart *||43 Marion|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart *||100-235 Vermillion|
|Dakota Pharmacy *||1087 St. Mary’s Rd|
|Mac’s||680 St. Anne’s|
|Pharma Plus *||1633 St. Mary’s Rd|
|Safeway *||Niakwa Village|
|Safeway *||St. Vital Centre|
|7-Eleven||438 St. Anne’s|
|7-Eleven||234 St. Mary’s|
|7-Eleven||734 St. Mary’s|
|7-Eleven||1124 St. Mary’s|
|7-Eleven||1622 St. Mary’s|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart *||710 St. Anne’s Rd|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart *||St. Vital Square, 785 Dakota|
|Sobeys – St. Vital||1500 Dakota|
|Fort Rouge Transit Base *||B-414 Osborne|
|Safeway *||471 River & Osborne|
|Safeway *||655 Osborne|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart||43 Osborne|
|Fort Garry/Fort Richmond/St. Norbert|
|Pharma Plus Drugmart *||1295 Pembina|
|Pharma Plus Drugmart *||2271 Pembina|
|Safeway *||1319 Pembina|
|Safeway *||2155 Pembina|
|Safeway *||2860 Pembina|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart *||1122 Pembina|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart *||2211 Pembina|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart||Fort Richmond Plaza|
|University of Manitoba *||Room 101, University Centre|
|Pharma Plus Drugmart *||971 Corydon|
|Safeway *||2025 Corydon|
|Safeway *||Grant Park Plaza|
|Safeway *||1625 Kenaston|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart||Tuxedo Park Shopping Centre|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart *||Grant Park Shopping Centre|
|Superstore *||560 Kenaston|
|Safeway *||Charleswood Centre|
|7-Eleven *||530 Dale|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart *||Charleswood Centre|
|Shopper’s Drug Mart *||6670 Roblin|