The Town of Paradise has partnerred with Metrobus to offer a public transit pilot project for the Town. Route 30 operates weekdays during peak hours between the Paradise Double Ice Complex and the Avalon Mall in St. John's. The full route information is on the Metrobus website at www.metrobus.com/paradise or by calling 722-9400.
Metrobus operates with an exact cash fare policy - drivers do not carry change. Riders need the exact cash or m-Card. The m-Card is an interactive smart card used to pay transit fares when riding with Metrobus. It can be purchased at the Paradise Double Ice Complex, on-line or at various sales outlets.
The pilot project will run from June 2016 to June 2017 and will be based on user demand - if residents avail of the service and the passenger volumes are sufficient, the Town will explore continued investment in the service.
The St. John's Transportation Commission, operating as Metrobus, has been providing public transit services in St. John's, NL, since 1958. Metrobus operates 22 fixed-transit routes and services more than three million rides annually within the St. John's region.