Owned and operated by the Corporation of the City of Kingston, Kingston Transit provides local and express public transit service 7 days a week to the urban areas of Kingston and local service to the neighbouring community of Amherstview. We operate 21 routes with additional service added during morning and afternoon peak-hour commute. Since incorporation in 1962, Kingston Transit has increased coverage, fleet, and frequency of service resulting in a current annual ridership of over 5.2 million trips.

Kingston Transit is committed to offering accessible transit service, to implementing the service offerings and enhancements as identified in the Transit Business Plan 2017-21, and is dedicated to high standards of customer service. We work to ensure that our passengers' travel experience is convenient and stress free.

Respect is a mutual thing

Kingston Transit is committed to providing a safe trip for our riders and a safe working environment for our bus operators. We ask that you treat our bus operators and buses with respect.

Our bus operators do their best to ensure that passengers arrive at their destinations safely and on time. However, road construction, inclement weather or traffic congestion may occasionally impact route schedules.

Your patience and understanding during these circumstances are appreciated.

Accessible Transit Services

Kingston Transit is committed to providing accessible service for customers with disabilities, including customers using mobility aid and assistive devices and seniors. We want to make your travel experience easy and convenient. Please visit our Accessible Transit Services page for more information. 

Park & Ride

Kingston Transit provides Park & Ride locations for customers who wish to park their vehicles and ride the bus the rest of the way to their destination. Free parking at these locations is available on a first come first serve basis at:

Lost and Found

Have you lost or found an item on Kingston Transit?

Please contact Client Services, Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to find out if your article was turned in.

Location for pick-up of articles:

  • Kingston Transit Administration Office
    1181 John Counter Blvd.
    Weekdays only 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Developer Resources

Kingston Transit publishes its data on schedules and routes in the General Transfer Feed Specification (GTFS) format for developers to build their own mobile applications by promoting the use of transit-related information.

For more information:

To start using this data, please read and agree to the City's Data Licensing Agreement.

Should you have any questions or comments about conditions for usage, please email us at Please be advised that the City and Kingston Transit provide no technical support for developers.

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