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COVID-19 Service Information

A province-wide stay-at-home order came into effect on Thursday, April 8, at 12:01 am. CKTransit is continuing to operate regular hours and service for riders requiring transportation for permitted purposes or activities.

It is mandatory that riders wear face coverings on public transit vehicles and practice physical distancing wherever possible, even at bus stops. Keep two (2) metres between yourself and others. Practice good personal hygiene, including frequent handwashing with soap and water or use hand sanitizer.

For more information regarding face coverings and masks, including how to properly wear, fit, remove, and take care of your mask, visit the Government of Ontario website at

Detour - Impacting Route 5​ - Effective February 23rd until Further Notice

Effective Tuesday, February 23, 2021, Route 5 will temporarily cease service to the bus stop located inside the parking lot of the Cascades Casino. Route 5 will instead provide direct service to the east rear entrance of the John D. Bradley Convention Centre in support of the mass vaccination clinic.  This temporary change of service will be in effect until further notice. For information on vaccine priority please visit the Chatham-Kent public health website.