Transit Cape Breton

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Transit Cape Breton is a public transit agency in the Cape Breton Regional Municipality of Nova Scotia. It serves the communities of Sydney, Glace Bay, North Sydney, Sydney Mines, Reserve Mines, and New Waterford.

Routes

Maps & schedules As of November 15, 2019

  • 1 - Sydney/CBU/Dominion/Glace Bay (Express)
  • 1A - Sydney/CBU
  • 1B - Glace Bay/CBU
  • 3 - New Aberdeen
  • 4 - Steele's Hill
  • 5 - Sydney Mines/North Sydney (Weekday)
  • 5 - Sydney/North Sydney/Sydney Mines (Weekend)
  • 8 - Sydney/Whitney Pier
  • 9 - Sydney/New Waterford
  • 10 - Alexandra Street
  • 11 - Ashby/EDS
  • 12 - Sydney/North Sydney
  • 13 - George Street/Cottage Road
  • 14 - Cape Breton University (Sunday Service)

Fares

Current

Facilities

Garage/Office

  • Address: 227 Welton St., Cape Breton, NS B1P 5R9
  • Email: epw@cbrm.ns.ca
  • Phone: 902-539-8124

Roster

Active

Fleet
Number(s)
Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
7078 Transit Cape Breton 7078-a.jpg 2012 GMC
Glaval
G4500
Titan II
GM Vortec V8 6.0L, 324 hp
  • Handi-Trans.
7081 Transit Cape Breton 7081-a.jpg 2013 GMC
Glaval
G4500
Titan II
GM Vortec V8 6.0L, 324 hp
  • Converted for conventional service.
7082 Transit Cape Breton 7082-a.jpg 2014 Chevrolet
Goshen Coach
G4500
GC II
GM 6.0L (gasoline)
  • Converted for conventional service.
7083-7084 Transit Cape Breton 7083-a.jpg 2015 GMC
Elkhart Coach
G4500
EC II
GM 6.0L (gasoline)
  • Handi-Trans.
7089 2016 Chevrolet
Goshen Coach
G4500
Impulse
GM 6.0L (gasoline)
  • 2015 model.
7091 Transit Cape Breton 7091-a.jpg 2016 Chevrolet
Champion
G4500
Challenger
GM 6.0L (gasoline)
  • Handi-Trans.
7092-7093 Transit Cape Breton 7093-a.jpg 2017 Nova Bus LFS Cummins ISL9 Allison B400R
7094 Transit Cape Breton 7094-a.jpg 2015 Grande West Vicinity B27A Cummins ISB6.7 ZF 6AP1002B
7095 2017 GMC
Champion
G4500
Challenger
GM 6.0L (gasoline)
  • Handi-Trans.
7099 2007 New Flyer D40LF Cummins ISL Allison B400R
7101 Transit Cape Breton 7101-a.jpg 2006 New Flyer D40LF Cummins ISL Allison B400R
7102 Transit Cape Breton 7102-a.jpg 2007 New Flyer D40LF Cummins ISL Voith D864.5
7103 2006 New Flyer D40LF Cummins ISL Allison B400R
7104 2005 New Flyer D40LF Cummins ISL Voith D864.3E
  • Ex-Kingston Transit 0620; purchased in 2018.
  • Wrapped for Cape Breton University.
7106 2018? Ford
World Trans
E450 Ford Triton V10
  • Used for Routes 3/4.
7108 2018 GMC
Champion
G4500
Challenger
GM 6.0L (gasoline)
  • Handi-Trans.
7109-7111 Transit Cape Breton 7109-a.jpg

Transit Cape Breton 7110-a.jpg

2007-08 New Flyer D40LFR Cummins ISL Allison B400R
7112-7113 Transit Cape Breton 7112-a.jpg 2019 Nova Bus LFS Cummins L9 Allison B400R
  • Delivered already numbered as 7100-7101.
  • Both units entered service in May 2019 without livery.
  • Both units given the "Ride The Bus" wrap.
7114-7115 Transit Cape Breton 7114-a.jpg 2008 New Flyer D40LFR Cummins ISL Allison B400R
  • Ex-Red Deer Transit 781, 784; purchased in 2019.
  • 7114 given a revised livery.
  • 7115 given the "Ride The Bus" wrap, applied under the windows.
7116 2019 Ford
World Trans
E450 Ford Triton V10
  • Used for Route 5.
7117-7118 2004 Nova Bus LFS Cummins ISL ZF 5HP592C
7119-7121 2005 New Flyer D40LF Cummins ISL Allison B400R
7122-7123 2020 Nova Bus LFS Cummins L9 Allison B400R
  • Delivered in May 2020, entered service without livery.
7124-7126? 2009 New Flyer D40LFR Cummins ISL Allison B400R6
7127-7129? 2010 New Flyer D40LFR Cummins ISL Allison B400R6

Retired

Fleet
Number(s)
Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
Chevrolet
GMDD New Look
8 Ford
Thomas
Cutaway
  • Handi-Trans
10-17 1985 Chevrolet
Wayne
C60
Lifeguard
410 1969 GMDD T6H-4521
New Look
411 1979 OBI Orion 01.503
412-413 1979 OBI Orion 01.503
414-415 1981 OBI Orion 01.505
416 1988 OBI Orion 01.507
501-507 1990 Blue Bird TC/3000
508-512 1991 Blue Bird TC/3000
  • 512 had a MT&T Yellow Pages painted ad (full bus) in 1992.
513-514 1993 Blue Bird TC/3000
701 1993 Thomas
712 1981 OBI Orion 01.505 Ex #414.
714 1988 OBI Orion 01.507
719 Blue Bird TC/3000
723 1991 Blue Bird TC/3000
725 Blue Bird TC/3000

Ex-511

726 1991 Blue Bird TC/3000
727-728 1994 Blue Bird TC/3000
729-730 1992 Ford
731 1993 Thomas Transliner
738 Ford
Corbeil
Cutaway Ford
739-741 2000 Blue Bird TC/2000 Cummins ISB Allison
742 1991 OBI Orion 01.507 Detroit Diesel 6V92TA
743 1988 OBI Orion 01.507
744-745 2002 Blue Bird TC/2000 Cummins ISB Allison
746 1989 OBI Orion 01.507
747 1993 Ford
  • Ex-?; purchased in 2003.
748 1989 OBI Orion 01.507
749 2002 Chevrolet
Corbeil
Cutaway
  • Ex-?; purchased in 2003.
4571 1967 GMDD TDH-4519
New Look
4572 1968 GMDD T6H-4521
New Look
4573-4574 1969 GMDD T6H-4521
New Look
4575 1971 GMDD T6H-4521
New Look
4576 1971 GMDD T6H-4521
New Look
4577 1972 GMDD T6H-4523N
New Look
4578-4579 1975 GMDD T6H-4523N
New Look
4580 GMDD New Look
  • Ex-?
4583 1969 GMDD T6H-4521
New Look
4587 1969 GMDD T6H-4521
New Look
7000 2005 Ford
ElDorado
E-450
7050 1988 OBI Orion 01.508 Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison HT-740
  • Ex-LTC 212; purchased in 2004.
7051 2003 Ford
ElDorado
E450
7052 1988 OBI Orion 01.508 Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison HT-740
  • Ex-LTC 213; purchased in 2004.
7053-7054 1991 OBI Orion 05.501 Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Voith D863
7056-7057 Transit Cape Breton 7057-a.jpg 1997 OBI Orion 05.504 Cummins M11 Allison B400R
7058 2007 GMC
StarTrans
G4500
Candidate
  • Handi-Trans.
7059 2007 Chevrolet
StarTrans
Cutaway
7060 2007 GMC
StarTrans
G4500
Candidate
  • Handi-Trans.
7061-7062 1994 OBI Orion 05.505 Detroit Diesel 6V92TA ZF 4HP590
7063 2008 GMC
StarTrans
G4500
Candidate
  • Handi-Trans.
7064-7065 1994 OBI Orion 05.505 Detroit Diesel 6V92TA ZF 4HP590
7066 2008 GMC
StarTrans
G4500
Candidate
  • Handi-Trans.
7067-7074 Transit Cape Breton 7073-a.jpg 1997 New Flyer D40LF Detroit Diesel Series 50 Allison B400R
7076 Transit Cape Breton 7076-a.jpg 2010 GMC
Glaval
G4500
Titan II
GM Vortec V8 6.0L, 324 hp
  • Handi-Trans.
7077 2011 GMC
Goshen Coach
G4500
GC II
GM 6.0L (gasoline)
  • Handi-Trans.
7079-7080 Transit Cape Breton 7080-a.jpg 2012 ElDorado E-Z Rider II BRT Cummins ISB6.7 Allison B300R
7085 Transit Cape Breton 7085-a.jpg 2015 Grande West Vicinity B30A Cummins ISB6.7 ZF 6AP1002B
7086-7088 Transit Cape Breton 7087-a.jpg 2002-03 New Flyer D40i Cummins ISL Allison B400R
7090 Transit Cape Breton 7090-a.jpg 2014 Grande West Vicinity B30A Cummins ISB6.7 ZF 6AP1002B
  • Ex-demonstrator; purchased in 2015.
7096-7097 Transit Cape Breton 7097-a.jpg 2017 Grande West Vicinity B30A Cummins ISB6.7 ZF 6AP1002B
7098 Transit Cape Breton 7098-a.jpg 2007 New Flyer D40LF Cummins ISL Allison B400R
7100 2004 Nova Bus LFS Cummins ISC ZF 5HP592C

Buses acquired for parts

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
8042 2004 Nova Bus LFS Cummins ISC ZF 5HP592C
602 2005 New Flyer D40LF Cummins ISL Allison B400R
747 2005 New Flyer D40LF Cummins ISL Allison B400R
0703 2007 New Flyer D40LF Cummins ISL Voith D864.5

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