HSR revises routes and services, March 27



The Hamilton Street Railway is starting its spring service schedules Sunday, March 27.

It’s also opening a new terminal on Mohawk College’s Fennell Campus. Buses operating along these routes stop to drop off and pick up passengers in the terminal, starting Sunday:

  • 20 A-Line express;
  • 21 Upper Kenilworth;
  • 33 Sanatorium; and
  • 35 College.

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The HSR is revising service along these routes: 1 King, 2 Barton, 4 Bayfront, 5 Delaware, 18 Waterdown, 20 A-Line express, 21 Upper Kenilworth, 25 Upper Wentworth, 26 Upper Wellington, 33 Sanatorium, 35 College, 44 Rymal.

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Specifically, the HSR is: increasing service along routes; decreasing service along routes; increasing the frequency of service along a route; revising the path for buses operating along routes; and adjusting the schedules for buses operating along routes.

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Increasing service along routes


20 A Line express

Starting Monday, March 28, the HSR is revising the path for buses operating along the route so that they drop off or pick up passengers in the new Mohawk College Terminal.

Inbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at a new stop:

  • at Mohawk College Terminal’s platform #3.

Outbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at a new stop:

  • at Mohawk College Terminal’s platform #1.

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

35 College

Starting Monday, March 28, the HSR is revising the path for buses operating along the route so that they drop off or pick up passengers in the new Mohawk College Terminal.

Inbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at a new stop:

  • at Mohawk College Terminal’s platform #4.

Outbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at a new stop:

  • on West Fifth Street beside Mohawk College Terminal (platform #5).

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

1 King

The HSR is increasing service Saturday, Sunday and holiday evenings to help reduce overcrowding and improve the reliability of the service.

Starting Sunday, March 27, it operates eastbound buses on new trips along the route early Sunday-and-holiday evenings. The buses leave Hamilton GO Centre at 5:30, 5:50 and 6:10 p.m. They end their trips. They end their trips in Fiesta Mall terminal at 6:08, 6:28 and 6:48 p.m.

It’s also adding an extra westbound trip to the schedule. The bus leaves Fiesta Mall at 5:53 p.m. and ends its trip in Hamilton GO Centre at 6:23 p.m.

Starting Saturday, April 2, it operates an eastbound bus on a new trip early Saturday evenings, The bus leaves Hamilton GO Centre at 6:53 p.m. It ends its trip in Eastgate Terminal at 7:23 p.m.

It’s also adding one more westbound trip to the schedule from 6 until 7 p.m. To accommodate the extra trip, it’s adjusting the schedules for all westbound buses from 6 until 10 p.m. Saturdays.

The HSR is also adjusting the schedules for buses operating along the route.

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

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33 Sanatorium

Starting Monday, March 28, the HSR is revising the path for buses operating along the route so that they drop off or pick up passengers in the new Mohawk College Terminal.

Inbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at a new stop:

  • at Mohawk College Terminal’s platform #4.

Outbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at a new stop:

  • at Mohawk College Terminal’s platform #2.

The HSR is also adjusting the schedules for buses operating along the route.

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

21 Upper Kenilworth

Starting Monday, March 28, the HSR is revising the path for buses operating along the route so that they drop off or pick up passengers in the new Mohawk College Terminal.

Inbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at a new stop:

  • at Mohawk College Terminal’s platform #3.

Outbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at a new stop:

  • at Mohawk College Terminal’s platform #1.

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

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Decreasing service along routes


20 A Line express

Starting Sunday, March 27, the HSR is revising the path for buses operating along the route so that they drop off or pick up passengers in the new Mohawk College Terminal.

Inbound buses no longer drop off or pick up passengers at this stop:

  • on Mohawk College’s Fennell Campus at the south entrance to C Wing, near The Square.

Outbound buses no longer drop off or pick up passengers at these stops:

  • on West Fifth Street north of Fennell Avenue West; and
  • on Mohawk College’s Fennell Campus at the south entrance to C Wing, near The Square.

You can view the new schedules for the route here.

35 College

Starting Monday, March 28, the HSR is revising the path for buses operating along the route so that they drop off or pick up passengers in the new Mohawk College Terminal.

Inbound buses no longer drop off or pick up passengers at this stop:

  • on Mohawk College’s Fennell Campus at the south entrance to C Wing, near The Square.

Outbound buses no longer drop off or pick up passengers at these stops:

  • on West Fifth Street north of Fennell Avenue West; and
  • on Mohawk College’s Fennell Campus at the south entrance to C Wing, near The Square.

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

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33 Sanatorium

Starting Sunday, March 27, the HSR is revising the path for buses operating along the route so that they drop off or pick up passengers in the new Mohawk College Terminal.

Outbound buses no longer drop off or pick up passengers at this stop:

  • on West Fifth Street north of Fennell Avenue West.

The HSR is also adjusting the schedules for buses operating along the route.

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

21 Upper Kenilworth

Starting Sunday, March 27, the HSR is revising the path for buses operating along the route so that they drop off or pick up passengers in the new Mohawk College Terminal.

Outbound buses no longer drop off or pick up passengers at this stop:

  • on West Fifth Street north of Fennell Avenue West.

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

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Increasing the frequency of service along a route


2 Barton

The HSR is increasing the frequency of service Saturday, Sunday and holiday evenings to help reduce overcrowding and improve the reliability of the service.

Starting Sunday, March 27, buses drop off or pick up passengers at stops along the route:

  • every 10 minutes, instead of every 12 minutes, from about noon until 6 p.m. Sundays and holidays; and
  • every 20 minutes, instead of every 30 minutes, after about 7 p.m.

Starting Monday, March 28, buses serve passengers at stops along the route:

  • every 6 minutes, instead of every 7½ minutes, from about 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. Mondays to Fridays;
  • every 7&frac; minutes, instead of every 10 minutes, from about 6 until 7 p.m.; and
  • every 20 minutes, instead of every 30 minutes, after about 7 p.m.

Starting Saturday, April 2, eastbound buses serve passengers:

  • every 7 minutes, instead of every 10 minutes, from about 5 until 6 p.m. Saturdays; and
  • every 10 minutes, instead of every 15 minutes, from about 6 until 7 p.m.

Buses operating in both directions serve passengers:

  • every 15 minutes, instead of every 30 minutes from about 10 p.m. until midnight Saturdays.

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

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Revising the path for buses operating along routes


20 A Line express

Starting Sunday, March 27, the HSR is revising the path for buses operating along the route so that they drop off or pick up passengers in the new Mohawk College Terminal.

Inbound buses operate along their regular route to West Fifth Street at the entrance to the terminal, just south of Fennell Avenue West, then proceed west- and northward through the terminal, stopping at platform #3.

They then continue:

northward through the terminal; and then

eastward along Fennell Avenue West to West Fifth,
resuming their regular route northward along West Fifth.

Inbound buses no longer drop off or pick up passengers at this stop:

  • on Mohawk College’s Fennell Campus at the south entrance to C Wing, near The Square.

Instead, inbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at a new stop:

  • at Mohawk College Terminal’s platform #3.

Outbound buses operate along their regular route to West Fifth Street at the entrance to the terminal, just south of Fennell Avenue West, then proceed west- and northward through the terminal, stopping at platform #1.

They then continue:

northward through the terminal; and then

eastward along Fennell West to West Fifth,
resuming their regular route eastward along Fennell.

Outbound buses no longer drop off or pick up passengers at these stops:

  • on West Fifth Street north of Fennell Avenue West; and
  • on Mohawk College’s Fennell Campus at the south entrance to C Wing, near The Square.

Instead, outbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at a new stop:

  • at Mohawk College Terminal’s platform #1.

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

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20 College

Starting Monday, March 28, the HSR is revising the path for buses operating along the route so that they drop off or pick up passengers in the new Mohawk College Terminal.

Inbound buses operate along their regular route to West Fifth Street across from Governors Boulevard, then proceed: northward along West Fifth Street to the entrance to the terminal, just south of Fennell Avenue West; and then:

west- and northward through the terminal, stopping at platform #4.

They then continue:

northward through the terminal; and then

eastward along Fennell Avenue West to West Fifth,
resuming their regular route northward along West Fifth.

Inbound buses no longer drop off or pick up passengers at this stop:

  • on Mohawk College’s Fennell Campus at the south entrance to C Wing, near The Square.

Instead, inbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at a new stop:

  • at Mohawk College Terminal’s platform #3.

Outbound buses operate along their regular route to West Fifth Street to a stop on West Fifth just south of Fennell Avenue West beside Mohawk College Terminal. (Platform #5).

They then continue:

southward along West Fifth to Governors Boulevard,
resuming their usual route southward along West Fifth.

Outbound buses no longer drop off or pick up passengers at these stops:

  • on West Fifth Street north of Fennell Avenue West; and
  • on Mohawk College’s Fennell Campus at the south entrance to C Wing, near The Square.

Instead, outbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at a new stop:

  • on West Fifth Street beside Mohawk College Terminal (platform #5).

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

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33 Sanatorium

Starting Sunday, March 27, the HSR is revising the path for buses operating along the route so that they drop off or pick up passengers in the new Mohawk College Terminal.

Inbound buses operate along their regular route to Fennell Avenue West and West Fifth Street, then proceed:

southward along West Fifth to the entrance to the terminal, just south of Fennell Avenue West, then proceed:

west- and northward through the terminal, stopping at platform #4.

They then continue:

northward through the terminal; and then

eastward along Fennell West to West Fifth,
resuming their regular route northward along West Fifth.

Inbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at a new stop:

  • at Mohawk College Terminal’s platform #4.

Outbound buses operate along their regular route to West Fifth Street and Fennell Avenue West, then proceed:

southward along West Fifth to the entrance to the terminal, just south of Fennell West, then proceed:

west- and northward through the terminal, stopping at platform #2.

They then continue:

northward through the terminal to Fennell,
resuming their regular route westward along Fennell.

Outbound buses no longer drop off or pick up passengers at this stop:

  • on West Fifth Street north of Fennell Avenue West.

Instead, outbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at a new stop:

  • at Mohawk College Terminal’s platform #2.

The HSR is also adjusting the schedules for buses operating along the route.

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

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21 Upper Kenilworth

Starting Sunday, March 27, the HSR is revising the path for buses operating along the route so that they drop off or pick up passengers in the new Mohawk College Terminal.

Inbound buses operate along their regular route to Fennell Avenue West and West Fifth Street, then proceed:

southward along West Fifth to the entrance to the terminal, just south of Fennell Avenue West, then proceed:

west- and northward through the terminal, stopping at platform #3.

They then continue:

northward through the terminal; and then

eastward along Fennell West to West Fifth,
resuming their regular route northward along West Fifth.

Inbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at a new stop:

  • at Mohawk College Terminal’s platform #3.

Outbound buses operate along their regular route to West Fifth Street and Fennell Avenue West, then proceed:

southward along West Fifth to the entrance to the terminal, just south of Fennell West, then proceed:

west- and northward through the terminal, stopping at platform #1.

They then continue:

northward through the terminal to Fennell; and then
eastward along Fennell to West Fifth Street,
resuming their regular route westward along Fennell.

Outbound buses no longer drop off or pick up passengers at this stop:

  • on West Fifth Street north of Fennell Avenue West.

Instead, outbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at a new stop:

  • at Mohawk College Terminal’s platform #1

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

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Adjusting the schedules for buses operating along routes


4 Bayfront

Starting Saturday, April 2, the HSR is adjusting the schedules for buses operating along the route Saturdays. By adjusting the schedules, the HSR is improving the reliability of the service.

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

5 Delaware

Starting Monday, March 28, the HSR is adjusting the schedules for westbound buses leave Jones Street east of King Street East Stoney Creek Mondays to Fridays around 9 a.m. By adjusting the schedules, the HSR is improving the reliability of the service.

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

1 King

The HSR adjusts its schedules early Saturday, Sunday and holiday evenings to accommodate more service along the route.

Starting Sunday, March 27, it’s adjusting the schedules for all westbound buses from 6 until 11 p.m. Sundays and holidays.

Starting Saturday, April 2, it’s adjusting the schedules for all westbound buses from 6 until 10 p.m. Saturdays.

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

44 Rymal

Starting Monday, March 28, the HSR is adjusting the schedules for buses operating along the route Mondays to Fridays. By adjusting the schedules, the HSR is improving the reliability of the service and accommodating potential delays resulting from upcoming construction on Rymal Road.

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

33 Sanatorium

Starting Monday, March 28, the HSR is adjusting the schedules for buses operating along the route Mondays to Fridays. By adjusting the schedules, the HSR is improving the reliability of the service.

The HSR is also revising the path for buses operating along the route.

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

26 Upper Wellington
25 Upper Wentworth

Starting Saturday, April 2, the HSR is adjusting the schedules for buses operating along the routes Saturdays. By adjusting the schedules, the HSR is improving the reliability of the service.

You can view the new schedules for the routes here. (.pdf)

18 Waterdown

Starting Saturday, April 2, the HSR is adjusting the schedules for buses operating along the route Saturdays. By adjusting the schedules, the HSR is improving service for passengers transferring to the buses at Aldershot GO Station from express GO Transit trains.

You can view the new schedules for the route here. (.pdf)

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Inbound buses operate toward downtown.

Outbound buses operate away from downtown.





























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