OC Transpo bus routes and trip planning is now available on Google Transit, as part of their powerful Google Maps tool.
We’ve been using Mapquest and Google Maps for years to find driving directions — it’s great to be able to access bus routes at the same time. Ottawa’s one of four Canadian cities so far on Google Transit, joining Vancouver, Fredericton and Montreal.
It’s a very clean interface and easy to use. Just for fun, we asked for the best bus route from 22 Sussex Drive to 1000 Palladium Drive. If the PM was going to Scotiabank Place tonight, he could hop on the #3 at 9:39pm, transfer to the 118 at Hurdman, then take a 26-minute walk from Terry Fox/Katimavik to the arena. Total travel time: 1 hour, 43 minutes.
(via Cycling in Ottawa)
Related: Ottawa OC Transpo Guide