Durham Region Transit route 291 'Ajax Community Bus'
|Number of Branches||1|
|Types of buses used||ElDorado National ElDorado National E-Z Rider II BRT, New Flyer D40LF , New Flyer XD40 , Nova Bus LFS|
The route 291 Ajax Community Bus is a community route geared towards seniors, for Durham Region Transit in the town of Ajax. The route is operated by the Westney Division.
This route has one branch.
- 291 Community Bus(Pickering Town Centre - Westwood Plaza)
Route 291 travels in a east from Pickering Town Centre to the Town of Ajax along Highway 2 to Church Street, once in Ajax, route 291 services many popular destinations within the town, including the senior residence at Marsh Lane/Rossland, MacLean Community Centre, Westney Heights Plaza, Smart Centres Ajax Walmart, Durham Centre Shopping Complex, Harwood Plaza, 95 Bayly, Ajax Community Centre, Lakeridge Health Ajax-Pickering, and the Westwood Plaza. In the reverse, all stops are served except 95 Bayly.
Route 291 and previous route 292 were referred to as Flag Bus 3 & 4 until DRT added the prefix #2 and renumbered routes to #91 and #92 in 2008. Route 292 provided service along the entire route except for service to Marsh Lane, and the MacLean Centre, instead, service continued straight along Kingston Road. Route 292 was eliminated with the April 8th 2019 service changes and service on route 291 was increased to make up for the loss.