Thursday, July 2nd20.4°C
25993
26710

Greyhound cuts back OK service

Greyhound is scaling back bus services in the Okanagan.

The BC Passenger Transportation Board approved reductions this week on 15 Greyhound routes including Kelowna to Penticton, Kelowna to Alberta and Kelowna to Vancouver.

The bus company has claimed it is losing millions on its passenger service in B.C. Among concerns are reduced ridership and higher costs for fuel.

The list of impacted routes includes:

  • Aberta- Vancouver (Highway 1)
  • Kelowna – Penticton
  • Vancouver to Rock Creek
  • Kelowna – Alberta (Highway 3)
  • Prince George – Vancouver
  • Alberta – Dawson Creek (Highway 2)
  • Dawson Creek – Fort Nelson
  • Dawson Creek – Prince George
  • Prince George – Ft. St. James
  • Prince Rupert – Prince George
  • Alberta – Vancouver (Highway 16)
  • Kelowna – Vancouver
  • Vancouver – Mt. Currie
  • Victoria – Nanaimo
  • Nanaimo – Campbell River
     

The route between Victoria and Mt. Washington Alpine Resort will be eliminated.



Read more Kelowna News

24442


Recent Trending





24518




FEATURED Property
2283122#1 - 218 Glen Park Drive
4 bedrooms 3 baths
$549,000
more details
image2image2image2
Click here to feature your property
Please wait... loading



26887




26782

Kelowna SPCA Featured Pet

Jin
Jin Kelowna SPCA >




24517



26782



Okanagan Quick Links City of Kelowna
Airport Arrivals
Airport Departures
Kelowna Discussion Forum
Kelowna's Cultural District
Kelowna Transit
Kelowna Road Closures
William R. Bennett Bridge
Tourism Kelowna
Central Okanagan
Regional District

District of Peachland
District of Lake Country
Interior Health
UBC Okanagan
Okanagan College
School District 23
Okanagan Regional Library


Kelowna City Council Audio
Audio
June 22, 2015 @ 1:30 pm
Live broadcasts, archives, schedule >


Member of BC Press Council
26305