Effective April 8 at 12:01 a.m. the Province of Ontario, including York Region, is under a Stay-at-Home Order. Under this order, everyone must remain at home, with exceptions such as going to the grocery store or pharmacy, accessing health care services, for exercise, or for work that cannot be done remotely.

Transit services are recognized as an essential service and continue to operate. However, all YRT travellers are reminded that they must limit travel for essential purposes only. For customers travelling for essential reasons, please continue to follow all COVID-19 transit safety protocols, including:

  • Wear a non-medical face mask or covering
  • Keep a 2-metre distance from others, wherever possible
  • Consider travelling during off-peak times
  • Use contactless forms of payment, including PRESTO and the Pay app
  • Board all buses at the front and exit through the middle or rear doors only
  • Wash your hands often. Carry hand sanitizer with you while you travel
  • Avoid touching your face, mouth, nose or eyes with unwashed hands
  • Stay home if you are sick

Please continue to do your part to prevent the spread of COVID-19. If you have any questions or concerns related to YRT services please call us at 1-866-668-3978 or Live Chat us.