Windsor (City of). Transit Windsor

Site: Windsor - North Service Rd

Service: Transit Windsor

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Record #: WIN1327 Last Modified: 08 Jun 2015 Last Full Update: 07 Jan 2015
Contact Information
Office PhoneCustomer Service: 519-944-4111
Fax519-944-5121
E-Mailtw@citywindsor.ca
Websitewww.citywindsor.ca/residents/transitwindsor/Pages/Transit-Windsor.aspx
Primary ContactElaine Eskritt, Manager of Administration; Phone: 519-944-4141 ext 241
Alternate ContactJan O'Neil, Sales and Marketing Manager; Phone: 519-255-6100 ext 6630; Email: joneil@citywindsor.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service)* Public transportation for City of Windsor 
Schedules & Route Maps,: Click Here  
 
* Bus, South Windsor 7, services some routes in LaSalle, Click on the link below and follow the Dark Green Route Line. (You will need to zoom in on the map to see exact location of stops). Click Here for Details  
 
* Operates Tunnel Bus transportation to Detroit destinations from the Windsor International Transit Terminal Click Here for Details  
 
* Border Crossing Click Here for requirements  
 
* Sales Outlets for Transit Windsor: Click Here  
 
* Senior Specials: Door-To-Door Service For Seniors 
Click Here for Details  
 
* Offers free lifetime transit bus pass for all WWII, Korean and Vietnam War veterans for unlimited use on the conventional city service (Tunnel Bus and Handi Trasit services excluded) 
 
* Transit Windsor's new Affordable Pass Program for Low Income Residents 
 
* Accessible and bike rack buses on specific routes 
 
A "Free Forms Assistance Service" is available to all applicants. Learn more about the times and locations for this service by calling 211. 
HoursAdministration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
DatesIn recognition of Seniors Month, the cash fare for a senior is a loonie during the first full week of Jun (Jun 7-13, 2015)
Areas ServedWindsor
EligibilityEligibility requirements for the Affordable Pass Program for Low Income Families are based on 2012 Statistics Canada's Low-Income Cut Off: 
* see website for details 
Eligibility requirements for War Veterans Click Here for Details
ApplicationApplication packages for the general public regarding the Affordable Pass Program can be picked up at: 
 
The Windsor International Transit Terminal, located at 300 Chatham St W 
or 
Transit Windsor Centre, located at, 3700 North Service Rd E, just off EC Row and Central Avenue 
or 
Online: Affordable Bus Pass Program 
 
Application Requirements 
* Applicants for the Affordable Pass Program must provide proof of their household income and dependents to be considered for the program. 
 
Acceptable proof of eligibility includes most recent: 
* Notice of Assessment from Revenue Canada 
* Canada Child Benefit Notice or Ontario Child Benefit Notice 
* Verification of Ontario Disability Support Program benefit 
* Verification of current Ontario Works benefits 
 
* The application form and supporting documentation can then be returned in the pre-addressed envelope and mailed to Transit Windsor or dropped off in person. 
* Application Forms can also be dropped off in person at the International Transit Terminal Click Here for Location Information  
 
Once an APP application form and supporting documentation have been received by Transit Windsor  
* processing will take approximately 2 to 4 weeks to review 
* Upon approval for the Affordable Pass Program, the applicant, their spouse and dependents will receive a letter of determination, which can be redeemed for an affordable bus pass 
 
 
 
 
LanguagesEnglish
FeesProgram - $44 for Affordable Bus Pass ; Service - Regular bus fares apply
Agency Information
Established1978
Primary ExecutivePenny Williams, General Manager
ElectionsAppointed by city council
Agency Services
Site Information
Located In CommunityWindsor
Address & Map
3700 North Service Rd E
Windsor, ON N8W 5X2
 
View Google Map
IntersectionCentral Ave and North Service Rd E
Bus RoutesCentral 3
AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Washroom and Entrance
Topics
Service CategoriesLocal Bus Services ; Local Bus Services ~ Veterans ; Local Transit Passes ; Transit Customer Service Centres
Other Details
Print Material* printed schedules for persons with visual impairments and limitations available by calling 311