In partnership with the NCC, Transcollines is offering a new free transportation service to Gatineau Park on Saturdays and Sundays this summer.

The Transcollines 924 bus line now goes to Breton Beach. You can explore the Philippe Lake area free of charge using public transit. Board the bus from any stop, including Galeries de Hull and the Gatineau Park Visitor Centre.

Schedule

July 23 to September 4, 2022
Saturdays and Sundays
No reservations. Limited seating. First-come, first-served.

Line 924

First stop

Second stop

Last stop

From Galeries de Hull to Breton Beach

9:07 am

12:07 pm

6:07 pm

From the Visitor Centre to Breton Beach

9:20 am

12:20 pm

6:20 pm

From Breton Beach to the Visitor Centre and Galeries de Hull

8:09 am

11:09 am

5:09 pm

Disclaimer: If you miss the last bus, you are responsible for finding your own way out of the Park. The following taxi company serves Gatineau Park: Taxi Loyal: (819-663-5252).

Accessibility

Bus: Transcollines buses are not accessible to people with reduced mobility. However, paratransit is available free of charge (reservations required). Transportation requests must be submitted to Transcollines no later than noon on the Friday preceding the desired service.

Transcollines — Paratransit

Stops: The Gatineau Park Visitor Centre is wheelchair-accessible. Breton Beach at Philippe Lake is partially wheelchair-accessible. Visit our accessibility page for more information.

Accessibility in Gatineau Park

Know before you go

  • Bikes: All buses are equipped with bike racks. Spaces are accorded on a first-come, first-served basis. Bicycles are not permitted inside the bus.
  • Outdoor equipment: You may bring outdoor equipment, as long as you can bring it on the bus yourself and it does not interfere with the other passengers, in accordance with Transcollines policy.
  • Dogs: According to Transcollines policy, only guide dogs and service dogs are allowed on board its buses.
  • Cellphone reception: Cellphone signal reception varies greatly depending on the telephone service provider and where you find yourself.
  • Water outlets: Drinking water is available at the Visitor Centre and at the Philippe Lake washrooms. Bring your own bottle.

The free bus service from the Visitor Centre to Breton Beach in Gatineau Park is provided through a partnership between the NCC and Transcollines.

This partnership is an initiative of the Gatineau Park Master Plan, aiming to promote alternative transportation to gradually reduce the impact of motor vehicles on the Park.