Transit

Medicine Hat Transit works hard to provide quality service to all passengers, seven days a week.

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Important rider information
Changes related to COVID-19
  • Single ride fare - $3.25 effective Monday, August 23
  • Tickets and transfers are no longer available
  • Face masks are required to be worn until further notice by anyone inside bus shelters and riding the bus, subject to certain exceptions, including children under two (2) years of age, and persons unable to wear face masks due to a mental or physical limitation
  • Face masks will be offered to passengers on a first come, first serve basis
  • Passengers are reminded to practice physical distancing in bus shelters and while on buses
  • Additional cleaning measures on buses and at the downtown Transit Terminal remain in place

Transit fares

Please note: Prices are in effective as of Monday, August 23, 2021.

Age categoryCash fareMonthly pass
 

Per trip

Regular and Special Transit

Adult (18-64)

$3.25

$70.50

Senior (65+)

$3.25

$43.75

Post-secondary (full-time)

$3.25

$61.00

Youth (6-17)

$3.25

$38.75

Children (age 5 or under, accompanied by a parent or guardian) and persons with visual impairments (with CNIB card) ride free. 

Exact fare is required upon boarding.

Transit day pass

Ride all day with the new day pass. For $6.50, the day pass allows riders unlimited access to ride with MHT throughout the day. 

Day pass
Age categoryCash fare
All $6.50

Purchase your day pass from the driver when boarding. Please note exact change is required.

Monthly Passes
Monthly passes may be purchased at the following locations:

 

Service hours
DaysTimes
Monday - Friday 6:45 am to 10:45 pm
Saturday - Sunday 8:15 am to 7:15 pm

Please note the following:

  • Route 46 (Southview-College) and Route 31 (Dunmore Road) operate Monday to Friday from 6:45 a.m. to 6:45 p.m.
  • Route 30 (Dunmore Road) will replace Route 31 beginning weekdays at 6:45 p.m. and on weekends.
  • Route 53 (Ross Glen) and Route 61 (Southridge) operate Monday to Friday between 6:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. The last bus leaves Medicine Hat Mall at 10:00 p.m.

MHTnow, Transit on-demand, operates in the North and Central zones, weekday evenings starting at 6:45 p.m. and all day Sundays.

Transit does not offer a Holiday service.

For more information on current routes, download the DoubleMap app or view our Route Map.

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MHT Now

On-demand bus service at your fingertips in the north and central neighbourhoods.

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Special Transit

A specialized, shared-ride, curb-to-curb transportation service for persons with disabilities.

Find your bus with DoubleMap

DoubleMap app

Riders are able to see the location of their bus in real time and when it's expected to arrive with DoubleMap.

From Your Computer

DoubleMap uses GPS locator to track transit buses. Plan your trip live and catch the right bus at the right time.

From Your Phone

Download the mobile app. The first time you use the app, you may be asked to configure it by selecting MHT from a list.

  • Open the app and select "MHT" from the select system menu
  • Select the route or stop you wish to track  

Rider guidelines

As a courtesy to other passengers, please keep the following in mind when riding with Medicine Hat Transit:

  • Have your pass or fare ready prior to boarding
  • Exit using the rear doors when possible
  • Shirts and shoes must be worn while on board
  • Smoking, littering and loitering are prohibited
  • Do not stand near or engage the operator in unnecessary conversation
  • All children under 5 years old must be accompanied by a guardian
  • Ensure small children remain seated at all times while on the bus
  • Courtesy seating is a priority for people with special needs, seniors and parents/guardians with strollers
  • Ice skates and roller blades are to be carried by the blades and must be properly encased
  • Keep carry-on bags and parcels on your lap and out of walkways
  • Speaker function is not to be used on mobile phones
  • Place garbage in the containers provided on the bus

Keeping our community safe

Our drivers report suspicious activities to police. In an emergency, drivers will connect with dispatch if fire, police or emergency medical services are required. They also report road issues, out-of-order traffic lights and missing signs.

All MHT buses are safe for children, adults, seniors and persons with disabilities.


Pets

Certified service dogs are permitted on board. Other small pets, contained in an animal carrier device, are also permitted.


Bike and ride

Bike racks are located on the front of the bus.