Seniors 65+ to ride Niagara Falls Transit for free from September 1 - November 30

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This news item was posted on 8/20/2019 1:56:00 PM and is an archived post

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - Starting September 1, 2019, seniors, aged 65 years and older, can ride Niagara Falls Transit, including WEGO Red & Blue Lines and Chair-A-Van* services (for registered clients only) for free. The new 3 month pilot program, approved by Niagara Falls City Council, will run until November 30, 2019. 

In order for seniors to take advantage of this exciting opportunity, a promotional Seniors i-Ride card will need to be picked up at a participating City facility. Proof of Niagara Falls residency and photo identification are required.

The Seniors i-Ride cards are now available for pickup at the following locations:

  • Niagara Falls City Hall (4310 Queen Street)
    • Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • MacBain Community Centre (7150 Montrose Road)
    • Monday, Tuesday, Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wednesday, Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
    • Saturday 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Transportation Services Office (8208 Heartland Forest Road)
    • Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Gale Centre (5152 Thorold Stone Road) 
    • Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Coronation Centre (5952 Summer Street)
    • Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Chair-A-Van Office (5734 Glenholme Avenue)
    • Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Niagara Falls Public Library (Victoria Ave, Stamford Centre and Chippawa branch locations)

*Chair-A-Van riders are reminded that services need to be booked in advance and are available to registered clients only. To register for Chair-A-Van, call 905-357-0122.

Additional information including a FAQ about the Seniors Ride Free Promotion can be found at or by calling the Transportation Office at 905-356-1179.

For more information, contact:
Transportation Services Office
City of Niagara Falls
[email protected]

Posted on: 8/20/2019 1:56 PM - Category: Media Releases