Coast Mountain Bus Company route C3 'Fraserview / Quayside'
C3 Fraserview/Quayside is a community shuttle route operated by Coast Mountain Bus Company in Metro Vancouver, BC Canada.
This is an east-west route servicing the City of New Westminster. Half hourly service is provided everyday of the week. This community shuttle route is operated on contract by Metro Shuttle Service Ltd.
Eastbound trips depart New Westminster SkyTrain Station as C3 Fraserview routing by 8th Street to Columbia Street, Stewardson Way, 3rd Avenue, Quayside Drive onto Carnarvon Street via the McInnes overpass followed by 10th Street back onto Columbia heading eastbound to take 4th Street, Agnes, 1st Street onto Royal Avenue, McBride Boulevard to 8th Avenue, Cumberland Street, Richmond Street and finally Jamieson Court turn-around to arrive at Fraserview.
Westbound trips to Quayside route from Columbia Street onto 10th, Carnarvon, McInnes overpass to Quayside Drive, Renaissance, turn-around back onto Quayside, 3rd Avenue, 12th Street onto Stewardson Way, Royal, 10th Street back onto Carnarvon and then 8th Street back to New Westminster Station.
Select eastbound trips route from McBride by Blackberry to service the Queens Park Care Facility and then back onto McBride and its regular route to Fraserview. Special trips to Fraserview route from Royal Avenue by McBride onto 8th Avenue, 1st Street, Ovens, Colborne, 8th, Cumberland, Richmond and then Jamieson Court.
Early morning service for eastbound trips does not begin until approximately 8:30AM on Sundays and holidays.
Select early morning westbound trips do not operate on Sundays and holidays and is instead replaced by a Sunday and holiday only trip that terminates at Renaissance Square instead of New Westminster Station. The first early morning trip on weekdays terminates at Renaissance Square.
Points of Interest
- New Westminster SkyTrain Station (Bay 4 - Quayside) (Bay 7 - Fraserview)
- Columbia Square
- Renaissance Square
- New Westminster Quay
- Westminster Quay Public Market
- Columbia SkyTrain Station
- St Marys Hospital
- Albert Crescent
- Queens Park Hospital (Select eastbound trips only)
- Canada Games Pool & Fitness Centre
- Terry Hughes Park
- Justice Institute of BC
- Royal Square Shopping Centre
- St Peters Cemetary
- BC Transit Era - Formerly routes 102 Fraserview/New Westminster Station and 103 Quayside
- The Buzzer October 5, 2007 Issue, translink.ca, retrieved 26-01-2010
- Route Frequency Table, bctransit.com, retrieved 26-01-2010