It’s that time of year again!

Time for auld lang syne, festive merriment and free transit on New Year’s Eve!

On Tuesday December 31st, all routes will be running on their regular Tuesday schedule until 12:45 am including the 99 Mainline which will run every 10 minutes. Regular fare apply until 7:00 pm.

Free service starts at 7:00 pm courtesy of Magic 106.1 and Sleeman Breweries. There will be six temporary routes (southwest, southeast, Downtown University shuttle, midwest, northeast and northwest) providing service after 1 a.m. until 3:00 a.m on January 1st, 2019.

Below is a map of the routes, the platform locations, and links to full schedules.

For these routes, all bus stops the routes pass will be serviced and buses can be flagged down if it’s safe for the bus to stop. (i.e. Corner of Kathleen and Speedvale Avenue West)

Southwest loop

Stop locationTrip 1Trip 2Trip 3
University Centre Platform 61:15 a.m.1:45 a.m.2:15 a.m.
176 Janefield northbound1:20 a.m.1:50 a.m.2:20 a.m.
College at Flanders southbound1:24 a.m.1:54 a.m.2:24 a.m.
Kortright at Edinburgh eastbound1:31 a.m.2:01 a.m.2:31 a.m.
University Centre platform 61:37 a.m.2:07 a.m.2:37 a.m.

Route description

From University Centre Platform 6:

Right on South Ring Road
Left on Gordon Street
Left on Arkell Road
Right on Victoria Road

Right on Clair Road
Right on Gordon Street
Right on Stone Road
Left into University Centre Platform 5

Southeast loop

Stop locationTrip 1Trip 2Trip 3
University Centre platform 51:15 a.m.1:45 a.m.2:15 a.m.
Gordon at Edinburgh southbound1:20 a.m.1:50 a.m.2:20 a.m.
Victoria at Frederick southbound1:25 a.m.1:55 a.m.2:25 a.m.
Gordon at Lowes northbound1:33 a.m.2:03 a.m.2:33 a.m.
University Centre platform 51:40 a.m.2:10 a.m.2:40 a.m.

Route description

From University Centre Platform 5:

Right on Stone Road
Right on Edinburgh Road
Left on Wilsonview Avenue
Left on Scottsdale Drive
Right on Janefield Avenue
Left on College Avenue
Continue on Stone Road
Right on Woodland Glen Drive

Left on Downey Road
Continue on Kortright Road
Left on Ironwood Road
Right on Scottsdale Drive
Left on Kortright Road
Left on Gordon Street
Right on Stone Road
Left into University Centre Platform 6

Downtown University Shuttle

Stop locationTrip 1Trip 2Trip 3Trip 4
Guelph Central Station Platform 41 a.m.1:30 a.m.2 a.m.2:30 a.m.
University Centre Platform 71:10 a.m.1:40 a.m.2:10 a.m.2:40 a..m.
University Centre Platform 71:15 a.m.1:45 a.m.2:15 a.m.
Guelph Central Station Platform 41:25 a.m.1:55 a.m.2:25 a.m.

Route description

From Guelph Central Station Platform 4:

Left on Carden Street
Left on Wyndham Street
Right on Wellington Street
Left on Gordon Street
Left on College Avenue
Right on East Ring Road
Right on South Ring Road

Right into University Centre Platform 7 to drop off
Right on South Ring Road
Right on Gordon Street
Right on Wellington Street
Left on Macdonell Street
Left into Guelph Central Station Platform 4

Midwest loop

Stop locationTrip 1Trip 2Trip 3Trip 4
Guelph Central Station Platform 201 a.m.1:30 a.m.2 a.m.2:30 a.m.
Edinburgh at Wellington southbound1:06 a.m.1:36 a.m.2:06 a.m.2:36 a.m.
659 Wellington westbound1:11 a.m.1:41 a.m.2:11 a.m.2:41 a.m.
Imperial at Wellington southbound1:15 a.m.1:45 a.m.2:15 a.m.2:45 a.m.
Waterloo at McGee eastbound1:20 a.m.1:50 a.m.2:20 a.m.2:50 a.m.
Guelph Central Station Platform 201:27 a.m.1:57 a.m.2:27 a.m.2:57 a.m.

Route description

From Guelph Central Station Platform 20:

Right on Macdonell Street
Right on Woolwich Street
Continue on Wellington Street
Left on Edinburgh Road
Right on College Avenue
Right on Hanlon Expressway
Exit at Wellington Street
Left on Wellington Street
Right on Elmira Road

Right on West Acres Drive
Right on Imperial Road
Left on Wellington Street
Left on Waterloo Avenue
Left on Norfolk Street
Right on Macdonell Street
Right on Wyndham Street
Left on Carden Street
Right into Guelph Central Station Platform 20

Northeast loop

Stop locationTrip 1Trip 2Trip 3Trip 4
Guelph Central Station Platform 181 a.m.1:30 a.m.2 a.m.2:30 a.m.
Elizabeth at Victoria eastbound1:04 a.m.1:34 a.m.2:04 a.m.2:34 a.m.
Grange at Breesegarden eastbound1:08 a.m.1:38 a.m.2:08 a.m.2:38 a.m.
Eastview at Victoria westbound1:11 a.m.1:41 a.m.2:11 a.m.
Woodlawn at Woolwich westbound1:17 a.m.1:47 a.m.2:17 a.m.
Woolwich at Speedvale southbound1:20 a.m.1:50 a.m.2:20 a.m.
Guelph Central Station Platform 181:25 a.m.1:55 a.m.2:25 a.m.

Route description

From Guelph Central Station Platform 18:

Right on Macdonell Street
Left on Woolwich Street
Light on Eramosa Road
Left on Stevenson Street
Left on Speedvale Avenue
Left on Edinburgh Road
Right on Willow Road

Left on Imperial Road
Left on Paisley Road
Right on Norfolk Street
Left on Macdonell Street
Right on Wyndham Street
Left on Carden Street
Right into Guelph Central Station Platform 19

Northwest loop

Stop locationTrip 1Trip 2Trip 3Trip 4
Guelph Central Station Platform 191 a.m.1:30 a.m.2 a.m.2:30 a.m.
Eramosa at Stevenson northbound1:04 a.m.1:34 a.m.2:04 a.m.2:34 a.m.
Willow at Bagot Westbound1:11 a.m.1:41 a.m.2:11 a.m.2:41 a.m.
Paisley at Imperial eastbound1:18 a.m.1:48 a.m.2:18 a.m.2:48 a.m.
Paisley at Edinburgh eastbound1:23 a.m.1:53 a.m.2:23 a.m.2:53 a.m.
Waterloo at Glasgow Eastbound1:25 a.m.1:55 a.m.2:25 a.m.2:55 a.m.
Guelph Central Station Platform 191:27 a.m.1:57 a.m.2:27 a.m.2:57 a.m.

Route description

From Guelph Central Station Platform 19:

Right on Macdonell Street
Right on Elizabeth Street
Left on Victoria Road
Right on Grange Road
Left on Starwood Drive
Left on Eastview Road
Right on Victoria Road

Left on Woodlawn Road
Left on Woolwich Street
Continue on Norfolk Street
Left on Macdonell Street
Right on Wyndham Street
Left on Carden Street
Right into Guelph Central Station Platform 18

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