Penticton & Summerland
PDCRS operates the Penticton handyDART service. handyDART is an accessible, door-to-door shared transit service for people with permanent or temporary disabilities that prevent them from using fixed-route transit without assistance from another person. handyDART picks you up at your accessible door and drops you off at the accessible door of your destination.
If you’d like to start using handyDART, you must first register. A Frequently Asked Question sheet regarding the registration processes can be found on the BC Transit website at: https://bctransit.com/servlet/documents/1403645932275
Registration forms are located on the BC Transit website at: https://bctransit.com/penticton/riderinfo/handyDART/register OR can be picked up at our 330 Ellis Street office.
Summerland Transit Services
Summerland On Request
On Request offers pick-up and drop-off service as a flexible alternative to fixed-route transit. Any location within your transit system qualifies. All customers are eligible to use this service.
Priority is given to the first to call and people with mobility challenges.
Pick-up: Call 24 hours ahead to book. Bookings received less than 25 hours ahead will be subject to availability.
Examples of locations: a house, childcare centre, or employment site.
On Request Contact
Call: 250-492-5814 Monday to Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Hours of Operation of Summerland on Request
Monday to Friday, 6:30 am – 4:30 pm
Summerland Community Bus
The Summerland Community Bus is a regular transit service with scheduled stops between Summerland and Penticton. For detailed information, view the Rider’s Guide for full information on Route 1 Summerland.
Door to door service for people with a disability who are unable to take regular transit on their own.
Register for handyDART
Pentiction handyDART riders must apply and be registered to use the handyDART service. A handyPASS is needed to use the Taxi Saver program.