Coast Mountain Bus Company route 239 'Capilano University / Park Royal'

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Coast Mountain Bus Company route 239 'Capilano University / Park Royal' is wheelchair accessible.
Coast Mountain Bus Company route 239 'Capilano University / Park Royal' is a bike rack route.

239 Capilano University/Park Royal is a bus route operated by Coast Mountain Bus Company in Metro Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Route Details

This is a crosstown route serving most parts of North Vancouver, including connections to Phibbs Exchange and Lonsdale Quay.

The route for the most part, follows Marine Drive in North Vancouver. The route stops at Lonsdale Quay for passengers to connect to the SeaBus and many other North Vancouver bus routes. At Phibbs Exchange, the 239 connects to routes serving Vancouver, Burnaby, and the numerous districts of North Vancouver.

Points of Interest

History

  • February 1974 - Route 215 Lillooet introduced for service between Capilano College and Phibbs Exchange.[1]
  • September 1976 - 239 Crosstown introduced with service from Phibbs Exchange to Park Royal.[2]
  • October 1991 - Accessible service introduced on select trips[3]
  • April 1998 - Service extended to Capilano College (now Capilano University) with cancellation of route 218 Capilano College/Phibbs Exchange[4]
  • September 1998 - Overload peak trips discontinued with extended 28 service to Capilano College (now Capilano University) [5]
  • April 2008 - Bus bay at Lonsdale Quay moved to the west side of the station to facilitate operational efficiency[6]
  • June 2008 - Late night service extended from Lonsdale Quay to Capilano University[7]
  • June 2011 - All trips revised to serve Capilano University and route added to the Frequent Transit Network (FTN)[8]
  • September 2016 - North Vancouver Transit Centre closed down, operations moved to Burnaby Transit Centre

Vehicles

References

  1. The Buzzer January 18, 1974 Issue, translink.ca, retrieved 10-12-2016
  2. The Buzzer September 24, 1976 Issue, translink.ca, retrieved 10-12-2016
  3. The Buzzer August 30, 1991 Issue, translink.ca, retrieved 17-01-2017
  4. The Buzzer March 20, 1998 Issue, translink.ca, retrieved 12-01-2017
  5. The Buzzer August 21, 1998 Issue, translink.ca, retrieved 12-01-2016
  6. The Buzzer December 14, 2007 Issue, translink.ca, retrieved 03-12-2009
  7. The Buzzer April 11, 2008 Issue, translink.ca, retrieved 03-12-2009
  8. June 2011 Transit Service Changes, translink.ca, retrieved 12-06-2011
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