Halifax Transit route 2 'Fairview'

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2 Fairview
Halifax Transit Logo.png
Created 2018
Types of Busses Used Nova Bus LFS Artic
New Flyer D40LF
New Flyer DE60LFR
Number of Branches 1
Route Type Corridor
Distance -
Ridership (2020)
Mid-day/Evening every 15 minutes
Peak periods every 15 minutes
Late Night every 30 minutes
Saturdays every 15-30 minutes
Sunday/Holidays every 30 minutes

Halifax Transit route 2 'Fairview' is a heavily used route that runs from the Lower Water Street terminal in downtown Halifax, to the Lacewood Terminal in Clayton park, via North Street and Chebucto Road servicing Mumford Terminal, and Main Avenue.

It is often used as a quick method of getting from downtown Halifax to Mumford Terminal and the Halifax Shopping Centre, as it takes a more direct path than routes 1, 14 and 9A/B.

The route 2 is a partial reinstatement of multiple discontinued routes, including route 2 Wedgewood and route 4 Rosedale. Beginning in 2017, Halifax Transit began a system wide, phased approach at improving the transit system. As part of the changes the route 2 was recreated and more community routes were made to service areas affected by the changes to the old route 4 and 2.

Terminals and Major Stops

The route 2 services the following terminals and major stops:

Destination signs

Destination Sign Description
Inbound to Water St Terminal
Outbound to Lacewood Terminal