Sault Transit Services

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Sault Transit Services
Sault Transit Services logo.png
Founded 1964
Headquarters 111 Huron Street
Locale Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
Service type Bus service, Paratransit
Routes 8 Major Bus Routes
2 Community Bus Routes
Stations Downtown terminal
160 Queen Street East
Fleet 26 Accessible
2 Minibus
10 Para-bus
Website Transit Services
Sault Transit bus terminal

Sault Transit Services is a local public transportation service serving the city of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.

Sault Ste. Marie Transit has 8 major bus routes and 2 Community bus routes serviced by a fleet of 26 buses and 2 minibuses, These 10 fixed routes cover 1.765 million kilometres annually and provide for 1.95 million passenger trips in 2013, at an estimate of 5,350 daily.

The Parabus service consists of 10 Parabus vehicles, which travel a total of 262,723 km (2013), and provide 47,258 passenger trips (2013) for 2,641 registered clients (July 2014).

The cash fare for all passengers on regular routes is $2.75 Monthly passes are also available, with reduced rates for students and seniors.[1] Cash fare for the Community Bus is $2.75


There are eight major bus routes and two community bus routes. Colors used in the table below are as they appear on a map. All routes start at the bus terminal. Some buses change their destination sign when they arrives at their layover, but not all of buses show the route number. As Indicated in the table below only routes 1 through 4 change destination signs. Routes 5 - 8 stay the same route

Route Number Route Name Layover Arrives at terminal as
1 Eastside Dacey Road @ Trunk Road Steelton
2 Steelton Arden Road @ Second Line W. Eastside
3 Second Line Arden Road @ Second Line W. Riverside
4 Riverside Fournier Road @ Trunk Road Second Line
5 McNabb Clements Crossings McNabb
6 Cedar Heights Peoples Road @ Fourth Line E. Cedar Heights
7 North Street Industrial Court A North Street
8 Sault College Algoma University Sault College

Community Bus Routes There are two community bus routes serving different areas of town. The color used on here will be the color it appears on the bus stop flag

Route Letter Number of Stops Direction of Travel Terminal Times Link to Map
A 13 + 2 Request Stops West 08:45, 09:45, 10:45, 11:45, 13:15, 14:15, 15:15, 16:15 [1]
B 18 + 2 Seasonal Stops + 3 Request Stops East [2]


Other services[edit]

Sault Ste. Marie is also connected to its American neighbour by the International Bridge Bus, which crosses the Sault Ste. Marie International Bridge [3]. The state of Michigan and the twin cities of Sault Ste. Marie provide the majority of the funding, along with Lake Superior State University and Sault College.[4]. The route travels hourly from 7:00 am - 6:00 pm on weekdays and 9:00 am - 4:00 pm on Saturdays. In addition to serving both downtown areas, the buses serve LSSU on the Michigan side and the Station Mall on the Canadian side.


External links[edit]

  • Sault Ste. Marie Transit Service [5]
  • Sault Ste. Marie Transit Wiki [6]