Notice: Holiday Schedule for George Hamilton Day

As a reminder, the Hamilton Street Railway will be operating on a holiday schedule for the George Hamilton Day (Civic) holiday holiday on August 7th. On this date many routes will be operating with reduced frequencies while some routes will not be operating at all.

The following routes will not be in service on this day:

Summer route 9 ROCK GARDENS, which operates on Sundays and Holidays, WILL be in service on George Hamilton Day.


Also DARTS will be operating holiday service hours on Monday, August 7th. All subscription trips on DARTS, with the exception of dialysis, are cancelled for Monday, August 7th. If passengers need to travel on this day, they must make an advance reservation to do so.

Normal Operating Service Hours for DARTS on holidays are 6:30 am to 12:30am.

ATS customer service will be closed on Monday, August 7th. The HSR Customer Service Centre at the Hamilton GO Centre is also closed on George Hamilton Day.


Burlington Transit will also be operating on a holiday schedule. Route 1 PLAINS will be operating with a one hour frequency between 8am and 6pm. Route 101 PLAINS EXPRESS does not operate on holidays. [PDF]

Burlington Transit Customer Service locations are closed on Sundays and statutory holidays.


GO Transit will be operating on a Saturday schedule for George Hamilton Day (Civic holiday) and there will be no train service to the Hamilton GO Centre or the West Harbour GO Station.