The Regional Municipality Of York


Celebrate the holidays with York Region Transit

Free transit on New Year’s Eve plus schedules to meet your shopping needs

Newmarket – This holiday season let York Region Transit (YRT) do the driving. With YRT there is no need to find parking when looking for last-minute holiday gifts or taking advantage of Boxing Day sales with weekday service to Vaughan Mills.

YRT will also provide residents with free and safe transit service to and from their New Year’s Eve festivities on Tuesday, December 31, 2019 after 7 p.m. Late-night service will be extended on select routes until approximately 5 a.m.

Our holiday schedule begins December 23, 2019 to January 1, 2020.

Transit New Service Schedule

New Service changes will begin Sunday, January 5, 2020.

Customers can visit for complete schedules or visit for a new tool offering a one-stop-shop for planning your trip, finding or printing a schedule, getting real-time arrival times or finding your closest stop.

For major service alerts, news, travel tips and other relevant transit information, call 1-866-MOVE-YRT (668-3978), visit or follow YRT on social media. Check out to view questions and answers about YRT or submit your own questions.

The Regional Municipality of York consists of nine local cities and towns and provides a variety of programs and services to 1.2 million residents and 52,000 businesses with 636,000 employees. More information about the Region’s key service areas is available at

Media Contact:
Tamara Ostrowski, Corporate Communications, The Regional Municipality of York
Phone: 1-877-464-9675 ext. 71226 or Cell: 905-251-6412

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