If you’re heading to downtown Vancouver’s New Year’s Eve festivities tonight, all public transit services across the Metro Vancouver region will be free beginning at 5 p.m. until 5 a.m. on New Year’s Day.
All three SkyTrain lines will be operating more frequently and service will be extended by one hour, with the last trains departing Waterfront Station just after 2 a.m. SeaBus will also run one hour later and a number of bus routes will make additional late night trips.
On the first day of 2016, transit service will be operating on a Sunday/holiday schedule. As a reminder, monthly transit pass holders will be required to use the Compass Card beginning on New Year’s Day. Paper passes will be discontinued.
Free transit fares start at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, December 31, 2015 and go until 5 a.m. on Thursday, January 1, 2016.
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|Route||Last Regular Evening Bus||Added Night Trip(s)|
|99B||Departs Broadway Station at 1:52 a.m.||2:22 a.m.|
|Departs UBC Loop at 2:10 a.m.||2:50 a.m.|
|106||Departs New West. Station at 1:53 a.m.||2:53 a.m.|
|Departs Metrotown Station at 1:55 a.m.||2:55 a.m.|
|130||Departs Kootenay Loop at 12:58 a.m.||1:36 a.m.|
|Departs Metrotown Station at 1:40 a.m.||2:15 a.m.|
|160||Departs Burrard Station at 12:13 a.m.||1:15 a.m.|
|209||Departs Burrard Station at 12:47 a.m.||1:50 a.m.|
|230||Departs Lonsdale Quay at 12:32 a.m.||2:38 a.m.|
|250||Departs Horseshoe Bay at 12:10 a.m.||Marine/25th at 12:58 a.m..
Horseshoe Bay at 1:10 a.m. (same trip passes Marine/25th at 1:28 a.m.).
|Departs Vancouver at 1:10 a.m.
(to West Bay)
|12:20 a.m. (to Marine at 25th)
1:10 a.m., 1:40 a.m., 2:10 a.m. (all to Horseshoe Bay)
|251||Departs Marine/25th at 10:50 p.m.||11:50 p.m., 12:50 a.m., 1:46 a.m.|
|Depart Park Royal at 11:00 p.m.||12 a.m., 1 a.m.|
|252||Departs Marine/25th at 10:25 p.m.||11:25 p.m., 12:25 a.m., 1:18 a.m.|
|Departs Park Royal at 11:30 p.m.||12:30 a.m., 1:30 a.m.|
|256||Departs Park Royal at 7:27 p.m.||Hourly: 8:27 p.m. to 1:27 a.m.|
|Departs Whitby Estates at 7:45 p.m.||Hourly: 8:45 p.m. to 12:45 a.m.|
|319||Departs Scott Road Station at 1:59 a.m.||3 a.m.|
|320||Departs Surrey Central Station at 2:09 a.m.||3:05 a.m.|
|321||Departs Surrey Central Station at 1:39 a.m.||2:37 a.m., 3:05 a.m.|
|351||Departs Bridgeport Station at 1:43 a.m.||2:50 a.m., 2:55 a.m.|
|410||Departs Brighouse Station at 12:32 a.m.||3:33 a.m. (eastbound)|
|501||Departs Surrey Central Station at 12:35 a.m.||1:45 a.m., 3:05 a.m.|
|601||Departs Bridgeport Station at 1:43 a.m.||2:55 a.m. (operates via South Delta as 351 Crescent Beach)|
|609||Departs Tsawwassen First Nation at 10:01 p.m.||11:10 p.m.; 12:10 a.m.; 1:10 a.m.|
|Departs South Delta Exchange at 10:48 p.m.||11:40 p.m.; 12:40 a.m.; 1:40 a.m.|
|701||Departs Coquitla.m. Station at 1:38 a.m.||2:15 a.m., 3:35 a.m.|
|C3||Departs New West Stn at 11:40 p.m.||Every 30 mins: 12:10 a.m. to 3:10 a.m.|
|Departs Jamieson Court at 11:55 p.m.||Every 30 mins: 12:25 a.m. to 2:55 a.m.|
|C4||Departs New West Stn at 11:30 p.m.||Every 30 mins: 12:00 a.m. to 3:30 a.m.|
|Departs 8 St at 7 Ave at 11:45 p.m.||Every 30 mins: 12:15 a.m. to 3:45 a.m.|
|C8||Departs New West Stn at 12:15 a.m.||Every 15 mins: 12:30 a.m. to 4:00 a.m.|
|Departs Renaissance Square at 12:20 a.m.||Every 15 mins: 12:35 a.m. to 4:05 a.m.|
|C12||Departs Caulfeild Village at 6:48 p.m.||Hourly: 7:48 p.m. to 12:48 a.m.|
|Departs Lions Bay at 7:13 p.m.||Hourly: 8:13 p.m. to 1:13 a.m.|
|C61||Departs Langley Centre at 11:10 p.m.||Hourly: 12:10 a.m. to 3:10 a.m.|
|Departs Brookswood at 11:35 p.m.||Hourly: 12:35 a.m. to 3:35 a.m.|
|C62||Departs Langley Centre at 11:08 p.m.||Hourly: 12:08 a.m. to 4:08 a.m.|
|Departs Carvolth Exchange at 11:43 p.m.||Hourly: 12:43 a.m. to 4:43 a.m.|
|C63||Departs Langley Centre at 10:23 p.m.||Hourly: 11:23 p.m. to 2:23 a.m.|
|Departs Fernridge at 10:43 p.m.||11:43 p.m.; 12:55 a.m.; 1:43 a.m.; 2:43 a.m.|