York Region Transit (YRT)
YRT offers local and rapid transit services in all nine York Region municipalities. Almost 130 routes keep residents connected within York Region, as well as connecting services in the City of Toronto and the Regions of Peel and Durham. In addition, Mobility Plus provides door-to-door, shared-ride, accessible public transit service for people with disabilities.
For more information and to plan your trip with YRT, please visit the York Region Transit website.
In addition to hailing taxi cabs throughout York Region, consumers can order taxis via Astro Taxi, which introduces the most innovative taxi application to the market. It is FREE to download and very easy to use. Your next taxi is literally as little as 2 clicks away. Astro Taxi is designed to serve clients from the city of Vaughan and surroundings.
More taxi listings can be found here.
Download your free Lyft and/or Uber app for on-demand ridesharing throughout the region. Simply enter your current location and destination, review fare options, and request your ride.
Shuttles and Limo service
Traveling with a large group or are simply looking to travel in style? Find shuttle services and limo service in York Region.
York Region is a great place to get out and explore by bicycle. Cycling clubs, specialty and repair shops, multi-use paths and YRT bike racks are all available, as are safety and education programs. We encourage our citizens to consider cycling. Cycling is a quick, smart and environmentally-friendly form of transportation.
There are three types of cycling maps available:
The York Region Cycling Map shows bike lanes, boulevard multi-use paths, off-road multi-use trails, paved shoulders and bike-friendly streets in York Region. Cyclists can use the map to plan their routes.
The York Region Cycling Tour Map (New in 2016) provides ideas for exploring York Region by bike, from ten tour routes to mountain biking, BMX and family cycling options.
The York Region Interactive Cycling Map provides cyclists with existing routes to help with planning bicycle trips.
For more information, to request one of our maps or for assistance with the cycling apps please contact us at:
York Region manages more than 4,200 lane kilometres of Regional roads. York Region’s roads are maintained and improved regularly, assisting in the safe and efficient transport of goods and people between urban and rural areas. In addition, York Region Transit buses are readily available and offer fast and convenient travel throughout the Region.
There are numerous paid parking lots throughout York Region. Use this convenient link to find parking in York Region.