PDF Bus Schedules

HSR Transit System Map


Holiday Schedule

Christmas Day service

December 25, 2016 schedule (PDF, 576 KB)

  • There will be no service on:
    • 10 - B Line Express
    • 12 - WENTWORTH
    • 16 - ANCASTER
    • 18 - WATERDOWN
    • 20 - A Line Express
    • 51 - UNIVERSITY
    • 52A - DUNDAS LOCAL

New Year's Eve extended service

December 31, 2016 schedule (PDF, 492 KB)

Monday, December 26, 2016

  • On Saturday service

December 27 to 30, 2016 & January 1, 2017

  • On regular service


School Extra Service

Description: 
The HSR adds extra service on a number of routes to help out with passenger loading during peak time periods.

Operating hours:
Service operates on school days only during the morning and afternoon peak periods. Times may be changed in the event of early school dismissals.


Fall Schedule

Effective Sunday, September 4, 2016 to Saturday, December 31

Additional service was added to:
Route 21 - UPPER KENILWORTH Weekdays
Route 1 - KING Saturday mornings
Route 25/Route 26 Upper Wentworth/Wellington Sunday nights

These routes will return to their original Weekday schedules used before the summer months:
Route 3 - CANNON
Route 4 - BAYFRONT
Route 34 - UPPER PARADISE
Route 41 - MOHAWK

The following schedules have no changes:
Route 9 - ROCK GARDENS
Route 12 - WENTWORTH
Route 20 - A LINE
Route 58 - STONEY CREEK LOCAL
Route 10 - B LINE
Route 18 - WATERDOWN
Route 44 - RYMAL

41E - Mohawk Extra Shuttle
Route 41E - MOHAWK EXTRA SHUTTLE (PDF, 212 KB) will be extended to the Mohawk 4 Ice Centre on Weekdays, Saturdays and Sundays on a trial basis.


Route 1 - KING

Description:
The KING route serves lower Hamilton east - west from McMaster Medical Centre in the west to Eastgate Square in the east.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 1 - KING schedule and route map (PDF, 880 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 2 - BARTON

Description:
The BARTON route is an east - west route that stretches from downtown Hamilton in the west to Stoney Creek in the east.

Stoney Creek Trans-Cab Service operates Monday through Saturday as an extension of Route 2.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:

Route 2 - BARTON schedule and route map (PDF, 775 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 3 - CANNON

Description:
The CANNON route is an east-west route that travels from downtown Hamilton in the west to just past Parkdale Ave. in the east.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week with limited service in the evening.

PDF schedules:
Route 3 - CANNON schedule and route map (PDF, 671 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 4 - BAYFRONT

Description:
The BAYFRONT route is both an east-west and a north-south route servicing the north end of the city from downtown to the Greenhill area near Red Hill Valley.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 4 - BAYFRONT schedule and route map (PDF, 398 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 5 - DELAWARE

Description:
The DELAWARE route serves east - west lower Hamilton including Dundas, Ancaster and Stoney Creek. 

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 5 - DELAWARE schedule and route map (PDF, 608 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 6 - ABERDEEN

Description:
The ABERDEEN route is both an east-west and a north-south route servicing the south-west end of the city from then downtown.

This route is interlined with 7 LOCKE and 8 YORK.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 6 - ABERDEEN schedule and route map (PDF, 411 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 7 - LOCKE

Description:
The LOCKE route is both an east-west and a north-south route servicing the south-west end of the city from then downtown.

This route is interlined with 6 ABERDEEN and 8 YORK.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 7 - LOCKE schedule and route map (PDF, 411 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 8 - YORK

Description:
The YORK route is both an east-west and a north-south route servicing the south-west end of the city from then downtown.

This route is interlined with 6 ABERDEEN and 7 LOCKE.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 8 - YORK schedule and route map (PDF, 411 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 9 - ROCK GARDENS

Description:
The ROCK GARDENS route operates from James and Main to Rock Gardens, Woodland Cemetery and Holy Sepulchre Cemetery and stops only at designated bus stops. In Woodland and Holy Sepulchre Cemeteries, the bus will stop anywhere on request.

Operating hours:
Service runs Sundays and Holidays only from mid-morning to early evening.

Service runs Sunday, May 8 to Sunday, November 13, 2016.

Effective Sunday, September 25 the following bus stop change will be implemented:
Northbound on York Blvd., east side, 48 metres south of Dundurn parking lot driveway (midblock).

PDF schedules:
Route 9 - ROCK GARDENS schedule and route map (PDF, 668 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 10 - B LINE EXPRESS

Description:
The B LINE EXPRESS route is an east-west route traveling from University Plaza in the west end to Eastgate Square in the east end. 

This route is interlined with 55 STONEY CREEK CENTRAL and 58 STONEY CREEK LOCAL.

Operating hours:
Service runs Weekdays only from early morning to evening.

PDF schedules:
Route 10 - B LINE EXPRESS schedule and route map (PDF, 791 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 11 - PARKDALE

Description:
The PARKDALE route travels the furthest north of all HSR routes, looping at the Burlington Bus Terminal. This route also travels along an expressway.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 11 - PARKDALE schedule and route map (PDF, 692 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 12 - WENTWORTH

Description:
The WENTWORTH route runs on a clockwise loop using Wentworth, Stinson, Victoria and Burlington Streets. 

Operating hours:
Service runs during peak periods, on Weekdays only. There is no Saturday, Sunday or Holiday service.

PDF schedules:
Route 12 - WENTWORTH schedule and route map (PDF, 523 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 16 - ANCASTER

Description:
The ANCASTER route travels between Meadowlands Transit Terminal and the shopping complex at Wilson and Garner.

This route is interlined with 43 - STONE CHURCH.

Operating hours:
Service runs 6 days a week, Monday through Saturday with separate am/ pm routing and Eastbound/ Westbound routing. There is no Sunday or Holiday service.

PDF schedules:
Route 16 - ANCASTER schedule and route map (PDF, 422 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 18 - WATERDOWN

Description:
The WATERDOWN route serves the community of Waterdown and connects its residents to GO Transit commuter services via the Aldershot GO Station.

This route also makes connections with Burlington Transit Route 1 - PLAINS at the Aldershot GO station.

Operating hours:
Service runs Weekdays during am and pm peak periods and Saturdays. There is no service on Sundays or Holidays.

PDF schedules:
Route 18 - WATERDOWN schedule and route map (PDF, 2 MB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 20 - A LINE EXPRESS

Description:
The A LINE EXPRESS is a north-south express route that travels from downtown Hamilton to the Hamilton International Airport. The route also stops on the Fennell campus of Mohawk College.

Glanbrook Trans-Cab service runs Monday through Saturday, 6 am to 7 pm as an extension of Route 20.

Park N' Ride: HSR Mountain Transit Centre on Upper James, with platforms for Route 20 - A LINE and Route 27 - UPPER JAMES.

Operating hours:
Service runs Weekdays during peak periods. There is no Saturday, Sunday or Holiday service.

PDF schedules:
Route 20 - A LINE EXPRESS schedule and route map (PDF, 339 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 21 - UPPER KENILWORTH

Description:
The UPPER KENILWORTH is a north-south route that travels from the MacNab Terminal Platform #7 to Upper Mount Albion and Stone Church

This route has extended to Upper Mount Albion and Stone Church. The bus loop at Limeridge and Mountain Brow is no longer serviced.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 21 - UPPER KENILWORTH schedule and route map (PDF, 339 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 22 - UPPER OTTAWA

Description:
The UPPER OTTAWA travels from the MacNab Terminal Platform #1 to Upper Ottawa and Rymal Road.

This route in interlined with Route 23 - UPPER GAGE and Route 24 - UPPER SHERMAN.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 22 - UPPER OTTAWA schedule and route map (PDF, 470 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 23 - UPPER GAGE

Description:
The UPPER GAGE route travels from the MacNab Terminal Platform #2 to Upper Gage and Rymal Road.

This route is interlined with Route 22 - UPPER OTTAWA and Route 24 - UPPER SHERMAN.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 23 -UPPER GAGE schedule and route map (PDF, 390 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 24 - UPPER SHERMAN

Description:
The UPPER SHERMAN route travels from the MacNab Terminal Platform #2 to Upper Gage and Rymal Road.

This route is interlined with Route 22 - UPPER OTTAWA and Route 23 - UPPER GAGE.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 24 - UPPER SHERMAN schedule and route map (PDF, 407 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 25 - UPPER WENTWORTH

Description:
The UPPER WENTWORTH route travels north - south from the MacNab Terminal Platform #3 to Limeridge Mall Terminal Platform #3.

This route is interlined with Route 26 - UPPER WELLINGTON.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 25 - UPPER WENTWORTH schedule and route map (PDF, 408 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 26 - UPPER WELLINGTON

Description:
The UPPER WELLINGTON route travels north - south from the MacNab Terminal Platform #4 to Limeridge Mall Terminal Platform #4.

This route is interlined with Route 25 - UPPER WENTWORTH.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 26 - UPPER WELLINGTON schedule and route map (PDF, 408 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 27 - UPPER JAMES

Description:
The UPPER JAMES route travels north - south from the MacNab Terminal Platform #5 to the Mountain Transit Centre in Glanbrook.

This route is interlined with Route 35 - COLLEGE.

Glanbrook Trans-Cab service runs Monday through Saturday, 6 am to 7 pm as an extension of Route 27.

Park N' Ride: HSR Mountain Transit Centre on Upper James, with platforms for Route 20 - A LINE and Route 27 - UPPER JAMES.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 27 - UPPER JAMES schedule and route map (PDF, 415 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 33 - SANATORIUM

Description:
The SANATORIUM route travels north - south from the MacNab Terminal Platform #7 to the Scenic Loop.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 33 - SANATORIUM schedule and route map (PDF, 396 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 34 - UPPER PARADISE

Description:
The UPPER PARADISE route travels north - south from downtown Hamilton at King/ James to the Upper Horning and Glancaster Loops.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 34 - UPPER PARADISE schedule and route map (PDF, 767 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 35 - COLLEGE

Description:
The COLLEGE route travels north - south from downtown Hamilton at the MacNab Terminal Platform #6 to St. Elizabeth Village.

Glanbrook Trans-Cab Service operates Monday through Saturday, 6 am to 7 pm as an extension of Route 35.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 35 - COLLEGE schedule and route map (PDF, 422 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 41 - MOHAWK

Description:
The MOHAWK route travels both east - west and north - south from downtown Hamilton at Gage/ Industrial to the Meadowlands Terminal.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 41 - MOHAWK schedule and route map (PDF, 957 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


MOHAWK EAST SHUTTLE

Description:
The Mohawk East Shuttle will be extended to the Mohawk 4 Ice Centre on a trial basis.

Operating hours:
New weekday evening, Saturday and Sunday service has been added. 

PDF schedules:
MOHAWK EAST SHUTTLE schedule and route map (PDF, 212 KB) Effective September 4, 2016
MOHAWK EAST SHUTTLE routing map (PDF, 1 MB)


Route 43 - STONE CHURCH

Description:
The STONE CHURCH route travels east - west from Highland at Saltfleet School to the Meadowlands Terminal.

This route interlignes with Route 16 - ANCASTER.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 43 - STONE CHURCH schedule and route map (PDF, 690 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 44 - RYMAL

Description:
The RYMAL route travels east - west from Eastgate Square to Ancaster Business Park.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 44 - RYMAL schedule and route map (PDF, 1 MB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 51 - UNIVERSITY

Description:
The UNIVERSITY route travels east - west from downtown Hamilton at the GO Station Platform #17 to West Hamilton Loop.

Operating hours:
Service runs 6 days a week (Monday to Saturday) from morning until evening. There is no Sunday/ Holiday service.

This route operates from the beginning of September to the end of April.

PDF schedules:
Route 51 - UNIVERSITY schedule and route map (PDF, 747 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 52A - DUNDAS Local

Description:
The DUNDAS Local route travels north - south from Orchard/ Pleasant to York/ Watson's Lane Loop.

Operating hours:
Service runs Weekdays during Peak Periods only. There is no service on Saturday, Sunday/ Holidays.

PDF schedules:
Route 52A - DUNDAS Local schedule and route map (PDF, 678 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 55 - STONEY CREEK Central

Description:
The STONEY CREEK Central route travels east - west from Eastgate Terminal Platform #2 to Jones and HWY #8. There is limited service for Route 55 eastbound buses from Jones at Barton and Barton at Fruitland.

Route 55A eastbound buses service the Levi Loop and start out at Eastgate Platform #2.

On weekdays some trips on this route are interlined with Route 10 - B LINE EXPRESS.

On Sundays, some trips on this route are interlined with Route 58 - STONEY CREEK Local.

Stoney Creek Trans-Cab service operates Monday through Saturday as an extension of Routes 55 and 55A.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight.

PDF schedules:
Route 55 - STONEY CREEK CENTRAL schedule and route map (PDF, 386 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 56 - CENTENNIAL

Description:
The CENTENNIAL route travels north - south from Eastgate Terminal Platform #3 to Lakeland Community Centre.

This route makes seasonal stops to Confederation Park/ Wild Waterworks. When the Park is closed for the season, this route does not enter the Park.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the mid-morning until early evening.

PDF schedules:
Route 56 - CENTENNIAL schedule and route map (PDF, 636 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 58 - STONEY CREEK Local

Description:
The STONEY CREEK Local route travels east - west from Eastgate Terminal Platform #1 to 342 King.

On weekdays some trips on this route are interlined with Route 10 - B LINE EXPRESS.

On Sundays some trips on this route are interlined with Route 55 - STONEY CREEK CENTRAL.

There is NO Stoney Creek Trans-Cab Service for Route 58.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from the early morning until after midnight. 

PDF schedules:
Route 58 - STONEY CREEK Local schedule and route map (PDF, 710 KB) Effective September 4, 2016


Route 99 - WATERFRONT SHUTTLE

Description:
The WATERFRONT shuttle route serves the downtown Hamilton core to the Pier 8 waterfront area. 

Take a free ride on the HSR Waterfront Shuttle to visit the many attractions our City has to offer such as the HMCS Haida, Hamilton Harbour Cruises or have a coffee at Williams Coffee Pub.

There are no bike racks on the Replica Trolley.

Operating hours:
Service runs 7 days a week from mid-morning until evening.

Service runs Sunday, June 26 to Monday, September 5, 2016.

PDF schedules:
Route 99 - WATERFRONT SHUTTLE schedule and route map (PDF, 998 KB) Effective September 4, 2016