Grande Prairie Transit

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Grande Prairie Transit or GP Transit is the public transit system in the city of Grande Prairie, Alberta.

Contents

History

The bus service had always been operated by private contractors since its inception in 1981. From 1981 to ? the contractor was Evergreen Transportation. From 1996 to August 2013, the contractor has been Cardinal Coach Lines/First Student Canada.

Routes

Schedule/Map

  • 1 - South Patterson/Downtown/Prairie Mall
  • 2 - Prairie Mall/Downtown/Countryside South
  • 3 - Ivy Lake/Downtown/Mission Heights
  • 4 - College/Downtown
  • 5 - Prairie Mall/Crystal Lake/College

Fares

Current

Facilities

Garage/offices

  • Address:
  • Email: gptransit@cityofgp.com
  • Fax: 780-538-3174
  • Phone: 780-538-0337

Downtown Terminal

  • Address: 99th Street and 99th Avenue (beside the Towne Centre Mall)

Rosters

Current

Fleet number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
TTB001-TTB002 Grande Prairie Transit 805-a.jpg 1988 NFI D35 Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison HTB-748
  • Ex-805-806.
  • Exx-AC Transit 2413 & 2408; bought in 2004.
TTB003 Grande Prairie Transit 809-a.jpg 1992 OBI 05.501 Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison HT-748 Ex-809.
CTB004-CTB007 Grande Prairie Transit 813-a.jpg 1995 NFI D40LF Detroit Diesel Series 50 Allison B400R
  • Ex-TTB004-TTB007
  • Exx-810-813.
  • CTB004 refurbished at Big Rig Collision (Calgary, AB) in November 2011.
CTB008-CTB010 Grande Prairie Transit CTB009-a.jpg 1998 NFI D40LF Detroit Diesel Series 50 Allison B400R
  • Ex-TTB008-TTB010
  • Exx-814-816.
CTB011-CTB012 Grande Prairie Transit CTB012-a.jpg 2006 NFI D40LF Cummins ISL Allison B400R5
  • Ex-TTB011-TTB012
  • Exx-819-820.
CTB013-CTB016 Grande Prairie Transit CTB014-a.jpg 2009 NFI D40LFR Cummins ISL Allison B400R5
  • Ex-TTB013-TTB016
  • Exx-821-824.
CTB017-CTB020 Grande Prairie Transit CTB019-a.jpg 2010 NFI D40LFR Cummins ISL Allison B400R5
  • Assumed specifications
  • Ex-TTB017-TTB020
  • Exx-825-828.

Retired

Fleet number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
747 1974 GMDD T6H-4523N Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison VH9 Ex-Medicine Hat Transit 747; bought in 1990.
801-803 Grande Prairie Transit 802-a.jpg 1981 GMDD T6H-4523N Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison V730
803 (1991) Grande Prairie Transit 803-a.jpg 1991 OBI Orion 05.501 Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Ex-MCTS 3778; bought in 2004.
804-806 Grande Prairie Transit 804-a.jpg 1981 GMDD T6H-4523N Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison V730
807 Grande Prairie Transit 807-a.jpg 1983 GMDD T6H-4523N Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison V730
808 Grande Prairie Transit 808-a.jpg 1990 OBI Orion 01.507 Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison HT-748
817-818 Grande Prairie Transit 818-a.jpg 1988 NFI D35 Detroit Diesel Series 50 Allison VR731 Ex-Santa Cruz Metro; bought in 2004.
891 Grande Prairie Transit 891-a.jpg 1973 GMDD T6H-5307N Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison VH9 Ex-Calgary Transit 691; bought in 1994.
892 Grande Prairie Transit 892-a.jpg 1979 GMDD T6H-5307N Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison V730 Ex-St. Albert Transit 823; bought in 1994.

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