The Premier of Ontario has declared a province-wide state of emergency and issued a stay-at-home order effective Thursday, April 8 for a minimum of four weeks in response to rising COVID-19 variant infection rates.
All children ages 12 and under ride free starting Monday, March 1, 2021.
Your child should continue to use their PRESTO card and tap when they board. You do not need to buy a monthly child pass. The ride will be recorded as a $0 dollar fare.
We encourage everyone to obtain a PRESTO card. It helps to identify the correct concession of the customer. It is also the best form of contactless payment.
Customers can be asked to provide proof of age for any of the Oakville Transit concession categories (child, youth, senior). Customers should be prepared to show proof of age at request.
It is best to check with individual transit systems on their fare policies, but here are some examples for local connections:
This program will be in pilot until December 2022, at which time staff will report back to Council on the program results.