Special Event Buses

Rockton World’s Fair Free Shuttle

The HSR will be operating shuttle service between downtown Hamilton and the Rockton World’s Fair on Saturday, October 6, Sunday, October 7, and Monday, October 8, 2018.

This shuttle is FREE for all passengers. Transfers should not be issued.

Shuttles will not be available in the downstream information systems (AVL, BusCheck, Trip Planner, Next Stop Announcement, etc.). Operators will be requested to announce bus stop locations, if requested. See below for full schedules and bus stop information.

Westbound Schedule

Rockton Fair Westbound Schedule

Eastbound Schedule

Rockton Fair Eastbound Schedule

Westbound to Rockton


From the temporary bus stop on King Street opposite MacNab Street

  • proceed on King Street
  • left on Paradise Road
  • continue on Main Street West
  • continue west on Osler Drive
  • continue on Main Street
  • then left on King Street West (Dundas)
  • Continue up the escarpment on highway # 8 and follow Highway # 8 (left at Brock Road) to Rockton
  • At Rockton, turn right and follow old highway # 8 to the western entrance of Rockton World’s Fair

Shuttle Stops

All mid route stops are pickup only

  • King opposite MacNab
  • King at Dundurn
  • Main opposite Emerson (McMaster)
  • Osler Drive at Osler Court (University Plaza)
  • King at Sydenham (Dundas)
  • HWY 8 at Park (Greensville Coach Canada Stop)
  • Old HWY 8 at the Fairgrounds

Eastbound to Downtown


From the west entrance of the fair

  • proceed west on old Highway # 8
  • left on Highway # 8 towards Hamilton
  • Follow Highway # 8 through Greensville
  • right at Brock Road and proceed down the escarpment
  • Proceed on King Street West (Dundas)
  • right on Main Street
  • continue on Osler Drive
  • continue on Main Street West
  • left on John
  • left on King Street to the bus stop opposite MacNab Street

Shuttle Stops

All mid route stops are drop off only

  • Old HWY 8 at the Fairgrounds
  • HWY 8 at Park (Greensville Coach Canada Stop)
  • King at Sydenham (Dundas)
  • Osler Drive at Osler Court (University Plaza)
  • Main opposite Emerson (McMaster)
  • Main at Dundurn
  • Main at MacNab
  • King at MacNab

Westbound to Rockton

Shuttle map from hamilton

Eastbound to Downtown

Shuttle Map in Rockton