Oktoberfest Free Ride

During the opening and closing weekends of Oktoberfest celebrations, Grand River Transit is offering free rides and extended service on select routes. The program is sponsored by Oktoberfest, Molson Canadian and the Festhallens.

Frequent shuttle service will also operate from Bingeman's, the Concordia Club and Altes Muenchen Haus (Queensmount Arena) to the Charles Street Terminal and also from Chicopee to Fairview Park.

GRT will provide extended service on Routes 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 12, 13, 20, 22, 25 and 52.

Free rides start at 11 p.m. and go to end of service from participating festhallens to destinations throughout Kitchener, Waterloo and Cambridge. 

Free RideSchedule Below:

Departure FromRoute Departure Times
Alpine ClubRt 6 to Charles St. Terminal

11:10pm, 12:10am, 1:10am, 2:00am

Rt 6 to Conestoga Mall 11:25pm, 12:30am, 1:15am, 2:00am, 2:40am
Altes Muenchen Haus (Queensmount Arena)Shuttle to Charles St. TerminalEvery 15 minutes after 11:15pm - 1:30am

Rt 12 to Waterloo

11:20pm, (11:50pm Saturday only), 12:20am, 1:20am, 1:50am

Rt 12 to Fairview Park

11:00pm, 11:30pm, 11:55pm, (12:30am Saturday only), 1:05am

Rt 12 to Forest Glen Plaza only

2:05am

Rt 25 to Charles St. Terminal

11:00pm, 12:00am, 1:00am, 2:00am

Rt 25 to Highland Hills Mall

11:20pm, 12:20am, 1:20am, 2:35am

BingemansShuttle to Charles St. TerminalEvery 15 minutes after 11:30pm - 1:45am
Cambridge Bavaria HausRt 51 to Ainslie St. Terminal11:00pm, 11:30pm, 12:00am
Rt 51 to Hespeler11:00pm, 11:30pm, 12:00am
Rt 56 to Preston11:00pm, 12:00am
Rt 60 to Shades Mills11:30pm
Chicopee HausShuttle to Fairview ParkEvery 30 minutes after 11:15pm - 1:30am
Concordia ClubShuttle to Charles St. TerminalEvery 15 minutes after 11:30pm - 1:45am
 Rt 3 Charles St. Terminal11:00pm, 12:00am, 1:00am
 Rt 3 to Ottawa South11:50pm, 12:55am, 1:55am, 2:30am
 Rt 22 to Charles St. Terminal12:35am, 1:35am
 Rt 22 to Laurentian West11:35pm, 12:35am, 1:35am, 2:35am
Heidelberg Haus (Moses Springer Arena)Rt 8 to Charles St. Terminal11:40pm, 12:20am, 1:30am, 2:10am
 Rt 8 to King and University11:25pm, 12:10am, 1:15am, 2:00am, 2:40am
 Rt 12 to Conestoga Mall11:45pm, 12:45am, 1:45am, 2:10am
 Rt 12 to Fairview Park11:05pm (Friday only), 11:30pm, 12:40am, 1:40am
Karlsberg Haus (Kitchener Aud)Rt 8 to Charles St. Terminal11:40pm, 12:25am, 1:30am, 2:15am
 Rt 8 to Fairview Park11:20pm, 12:05am, 1:10am, 1:55am, 2:35am
Ruedesheimer Garten (Waterloo Rec Complex) - October 17/18 OnlyRt 5 to Westvale11:50pm, 12:45am, 1:20am, 2:05am, 2:45am
 Rt 5 to King and Erb11:10pm, 11:50pm, 1:10am, 1:45am, 2:30am
Schwaben ClubRt 7 to Charles St. TerminalEvery 20 minutes
 Rt 7 to Fairview MallEvery 20 minutes
Transylvania Haus (248 Stirling Ave. S)Rt 3 to Charles St. Terminal11:05pm, 12:05am, 1:05am
 Rt 3 to Forest Glen Plaza11:45pm, 12:50am, 1:50am, 2:30am
 Rt 8 to Charles St. Terminal11:10pm, 11:50pm, 12:35pm, 1:40am, 2:20am
 Rt 8 to Fairview Park11:15pm, 12:00am, 1:05am, 1:50am, 2:30am
 Rt 22 to Charles St. Terminal12:35am, 1:35am
 Rt 22 to Laurentian West11:35pm, 12:35am, 1:35am, 2:35am
Koenigstrasse Garten (Bobby O' Brian's)Routes from Charles St. Terminal11:15pm, 12:00am, 1:05am, 1:50am, 2:30am
Oktoberfest Haus (King and Frederick)Routes from Charles St. Terminal11:15pm, 12:00am, 1:05am, 1:50am, 2:30am

 

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250 Strasburg Rd
Kitchener, ON N2E 3M6

Phone: 519-585-7555
TTY: 519-575-4608

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