Ottawa-Carleton Regional Transit Commission route 261 'Mackenzie King/Stittsville Main'
Route 261 is a bus route operated by OC Transpo in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Route 261 is a Connexion route that runs from Stittsville to Tunney's Pasture Station. Service operates Monday to Friday from 6:00 AM to 9:00 AM (AM peak) and 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM (PM peak).
December 25th, 2016
- Route 261 is rebranded to new Connexion Route 261 in preparations for the launch of the O-Train Confederation Line in 2018.
- Express premium no longer required.
- All morning trips now serve Bayshore station.
- No longer stops at Westboro, Dominion, Lincoln Fields or Pinecrest stations in the PM peak.
April 23rd, 2017
- Larger bus used on 4 PM trip to increase capacity.
December 24th, 2017
- Will use the newly opened West Transitway instead of Highway 417 between Moodie and Holly Acres and serve Moodie Station.
- Will no longer stop at Pinecrest Station in the AM, unless requested by a passenger.
- Westbound destination name will be changed to “Stittsville Main” instead of “Stittsville”.
October 6th, 2019
- Will end at Tunney's Pasture Station. Service to downtown will be replaced by O-Train Line 1.
- Will no longer stop at Moodie Station in the AM, unless requested by a passenger. Full service will continue in the PM.
December 22nd, 2019
- From Tunney's Pasture to Stittsville: Afternoon trip added at 4:39 PM.
Previous route maps
Points of Interest/Popular Locations
- Bayshore Shopping Centre
- Canadian Tire Centre
- Goulbourn Recreation Centre
- Lincoln Fields Station
- Tunney's Pasture Station