Durham Region Transit route 501 'Bowmanville South'
|Number of Branches||1|
|Types of buses used||New Flyer D40LF , New Flyer XD40 , Nova Bus LFS|
The route 501 Bowmanville South is a route from Durham Region Transit operating in the town of Bowmanville in the Municipality of Clarington. The route is operated by Raleigh division.
This route has one branch.
- 501 Bowmanville South (GO Transit Bowmanville Park and Ride-Bowmanville South)
The 501 Operates between GO Transit Bowmanville Park and Ride and travels a loop route back to the Park and Ride. The route primarily travels south of Durham Region Highway 2. The route travels primarily on Green Road, Baseline Road, West Side Drive, Aspen Springs Drive, Liberty Street South, King Street (Durham Region Highway 2) and Waverley Road. This route services many public services such as educational institutions in the South Bowmanville are and commercial centres in Downtown Bowmanville. This route interlined with 502 Bowmanville North
The 501 originated as Pre-DRT route 1 Aspen Springs until December 31st, 2005. The 1 Aspen Springs was given the 50x prefix in 2008 when DRT was simplifying their route numbering system. On June 27th 2016 the route 501 Aspen Springs was renamed and rerouted to become route 501 Bowmanville South as we know it today.