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MARCHÉ DE NOËL ET DES TRADITIONS DE LONGUEUIL: RTL TO PROVIDE FREE SERVICE ON LINES 8, 28 AND 88

Longueuil, December 3, 2018 – The Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) is proud to act as the official transit provider of the Marché de Noël et des Traditions de Longueuil. For the occasion, the RTL is inviting people to ride lines 8, 28 and 88 for free, starting at 6 p.m. on December 14 until the end of service on December 16, on presentation of a coupon for a free ride.

RTL’S BUDGET AND CAPITAL WORKS PROGRAM ADOPTED

Longueuil, November 30, 2018 – The Réseau de transport de Longueuil’s (RTL) 2019 budget was unanimously adopted at a public special meeting of the Agglomération de Longueuil council, held on November 29. The budget stands at $191 million.

SNEAK PREVIEW OF RTL’S 100% ELECTRIC BUSES

Longueuil, November 27, 2018 - The Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) was delighted to get a preview of the five electric buses that will soon be delivered to its garage in Longueuil. A demo model of BYD Canada Company Limited’s 100% electric midibus stopped by our operating centres on November 26 and 27.

“DE L’AUTO AU BUS” AD CAMPAIGN WINS AWARDS

Longueuil, November 27, 2018 - The Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) is proud to announce that its “De l’auto au bus” (“Make the switch from your car to the bus”) campaign took home two awards at the Office québécois de la langue française’s Gala des Mérites du français.

PARTNERSHIP WITH OPERATION RED NOSE: RTL REMINDS THE PUBLIC OF THE IMPORTANCE OF ROAD SAFETY

Longueuil, November 22, 2018 – The Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) is proud to support the Operation Red Nose Longueuil/Rive-Sud campaign for the fourth year in a row. To mark the occasion, on the evening of Friday, December 7, from 7:30 p.m. to midnight, the Operation Red Nose mascot will tour the South Shore aboard an RTL bus, making stops at several festive events. In keeping with this message, the RTL encourages members of the public to behave responsibly.

REAL-TIME INFORMATION NOW AVAILABLE FOR USERS

Longueuil, November 15, 2018 - Users of the Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) now have access to real-time schedules and bus locations through the Transit and Google Maps apps, which have been integrated into Chrono to track buses in real time.

MICROTRANSIT PILOT PROJECT - RTL À LA DEMANDE

Longueuil, November 13, 2018 - The Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) is pleased to announce a pilot project involving a dynamic, on-demand public transit system, making it the first transit provider in Québec to offer a microtransit service, where routes are created dynamically based on demand.

RTL WINS AWARD FOR DEVELOPMENT AND IMPROVEMENT OF PUBLIC TRANSIT SERVICES

Longueuil, November 2, 2018 – The Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) was honoured at the 14th Prix Guy-Chartrand Gala, where it won the “Développement et amélioration des services de transport collectif” (development and improvement of public transit services) award for its Bus des Îles and SkiBus recreational tourism shuttles. Created by Trajectoire Québec, this award was presented during the Gala attended yesterday by some one hundred guests in Québec.

CONSULTATION WELCOMED ENTHUSIASTICALLY BY SAINT-BRUNO-DE-MONTARVILLE RESIDENTS

Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville, October 23, 2018 — As part of the review of its service offer, the Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) held its very first public consultation last night at Centre Marcel-Dulude. The fifty Montarvillers in attendance had the opportunity to express their needs and wants for the public transit system during three diverse and dynamic workshops.

INCREASE IN RTL RIDERSHIP SUSTAINED IN 2018

Longueuil, October 18, 2018 – For the second consecutive year, the Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) recorded an increase in ridership across both its regular network and the paratransit network.

NIGHT CLOSURE OF THE LOUIS-HIPPOLYTE-LA FONTAINE TUNNEL AND HIGHWAY 25 ON AUGUST 27 AND 29

During this period, RTL`s  line 61 customers cans use the metro service free of charge at the Longueuil–Université-de-Sherbrooke and Radisson stations.

 

SERVICE CHANGES FOR THE NEW SCHOOL YEAR !

 

Service changes

Starting August 20, 2018

  • Additional stops on several lines

  • Improved schedules and route times

  • Return to regular schedule

  • Return of school service

The routing of lines 45 and 90 will be diverted to metro Longueuil-Université-De-Sherbrooke station from Saturday June 9 to Sunday June 10

Due to the complete closure of highway 10 west in the Brossard area and the Formula 1 Grand Prix taking place in Montreal, lines 45 and 90 from the Panama terminus or the Chevrier parking  will be rerouted to the Longueuil-Université-De-Sherbrooke metro station, in both directions. This change is effective from Saturday, June 9 at 5:30 am, to Sunday, June 10 at 6 pm.
 

Routing of lines 45 and 90 will be diverted to metro Longueuil-Université-De-Sherbrooke station on sunday, june 3 station on sunday, june 3

Due to the Island Bike Tour in Montreal and the closure of Highway 10 east in Brossard, the routing of RTL lines 45 and 90 will take place between the Panama terminus or Chevrier parking to the Longueuil-Université-de-Sherbrooke metro station, in both directions. This change is effective Sunday, June 3 from 5:30 am to 6:00 pm. 

Closure of highway 25 towards Montreal - line 61 routing change

Due to the complete closure of the Louis-Hippolyte-La Fontaine tunnel towards Montreal, the arrivals and departures of Line 61 planned at Radisson metro station from Friday, June 1st at 11 pm to Monday, June 4th at 5 am, will take place at the same hours at Gate 9 of the Longueuil bus terminal. 

Closure of highway 25 towards south shore - line 61 routing change

Due to the complete closure of Highway 25 towards the South Shore, the arrivals and departures of Line 61 planned at Radisson metro station, Thursday, May 17 between 11:30 pm and 5 am the next morning and Friday, May 18 at 11:30 pm to Tuesday, May 22nd at 5 am, will take place at the same hours at Gate 9 of the Longueuil bus terminal.

Routing changes to lines 28 and T18

Starting on Wednesday, May 2, the 28 and T28 lines will end their routing at the bus stop located in front of the Canadian Space Agency in Saint-Hubert. This is due to road construction and congestion expected on the Airport Road.  

Relocation of the stop of lines 86 and 87 in downtown Montreal

From April 3 to November 5, 2018, the bus stop for RTL lines 86 and 87 in downtown Montreal will be relocated to platform 3 at the Mansfield terminus, south of Place Bonaventure. 

Service changes effective April 2, 2018

Changes will be made to the following lines: 20 - 22 - 30 - 45 - 55 - 59 - 123 - 73 - 77 - 85 - 125 - 161 - 501 - 606 - 693 - 677 - T19 - T23 - T90