Printing date: 4/23/2024

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Conventional Accessible Service

All of the buses operated by Durham Region Transit (DRT) are accessible. Accessible buses are equipped with extendable ramp/lift, kneeling feature at front doors, and reserved wheelchair/scooter areas. Riders must be able to safely maneuver their mobility device. 


Support Persons

Passengers requiring care when travelling are requested to travel with a support person. Under certain conditions, a support person is permitted to travel with a passenger requiring assistance, covered under the same fare. To apply for a Support Person Card visit


Wheeled Mobility Aids 

DRT buses provide two spaces for wheeled mobility aids on each bus on a first come, first served basis. Buses can accommodate wheeled mobility aids up to:

  • 122 cm (48 inches) in length,
  • 76 cm (30 inches) in width, and
  • 272 kgs (600 lbs) in weight when occupied.


More Information

To learn about accessibility at DRT, visit the Accessibility section of DRT’s website.

Paratransit Provider

The paratransit provider for DRT is DRT Specialized Services. For additional information, visit the DRT Specialized Services website.