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Operating Characteristics

Cartoon of a pie chartService Area: 121,000 square km
Population:  210,891
Service Population: 210,891 (per capita total)

Operating Hours:

  • 5:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. on weekdays
  • 8:00 a.m. to midnight on weekends and holidays
  • 258,044 total hours of revenue service annually


Operating Data: Calendar Year 2014​

Revenue* Vehicle km​ ​5,077,299
​Total Vehicle km ​5.7 million
​Revenue Vehicle Hours (of service) ​231,920
​Total Vehicle Hours ​286,419



​Adult Passenger Trips (one-way) 2,931,953​
Total Concession Fare* Trips (includes students & seniors)​ ​3,434,793
​Student Passenger Trips ​2,585,265
​Senior Passenger Trips 712,169
​Regular Service Passenger Trips ​6.3 million


Performance Indicators:

​Service Utilization (regular service passengers per capita) ​30.19
​Regular Service Passengers Per Revenue Vehicle Hour* ​27.45
​Revenue Vehicle Hours Per Capita ​1.10
 *See Glossary, below.


  • Revenue km/hours means the number of km used while the bus is in revenue service or collecting a fare on regular routes, charters, etc.
  • Total km/hours includes revenue service km, plus deadheading (when a public transit vehicle operates without carrying or accepting passengers) or travelling distances.
  • "Concession Fares" are reduced fares, i.e., fares that are less than regular adult fares (i.e., students, seniors, student summer savers).
  • "Revenue Vehicle Hour" means one hour of revenue service.
  • Per capita means per person living within the urban transportation area, or the area in Windsor, serviced by Transit Windsor.


  • 112 transit buses, 102 are fully accessible, with A/C and bike racks
  • 26 percent of total fleet is using alternative fuel
  • 11 years is the average vehicle age
  • 3 million litres of low-sulphur clear diesel fuel
  • 5.7 million km annually
  • 86 buses in service during peak weekday hours
  • 72 buses in service during peak weekends and evenings

Transit Windsor
3700 North Service Road East
Windsor, Ontario
N8W 5X2
For general inquires, call 311.
Phone: For detailed inquiries, call 519-944-4111. 
Fax: 519-944-5121