Halifax Transit route 85 'Downsview Express'
|Length (one-way)||30 km|
|Types of Buses Used||New Flyer D40LF|
|Peak periods||2 AM and 2 PM trips per day|
Halifax Transit route 85 'Downsview' is a rush hour route servicing Lower Sackville and downtown Halifax via the MacKay Bridge and the Magazine Hill. The route also services Glendale Drive in Lower Sackville, but in the reverse of the route 84, terminating at Cobequid terminal.
In 2011 the route became one of Halifax Transit's urban express routes, with limited stops in metro Halifax.
Terminals and Major Stops
The route 85 services the following terminals and major stops:
- Cobequid Terminal
- Downsview Mall
- Sackville Terminal
- Scotia Square (Barrington & Duke Streets)
- Halifax Infirmary/QEII Hospital (Summer Street, rush hour only)
TO SUMMER ST
|Inbound to downtown Halifax|
|Outbound to Lower Sackville|