Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) Bus Pass Program

Starting on Monday, May 16th, residents of St. John's, Mount Pearl or Paradise aged 65 or older and receiving the Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) can visit Metrobus at 25 Messenger Drive and pickup a free bus pass.

To obtain your free bus pass:

  • Drop by Metrobus at 25 Messenger Drive starting Monday, May 16th. Our office hours are 730a to 700p on weekdays and 1000a to 500p on weekends;
  • Bring a copy of your Guaranteed Income Supplement letter received from the federal government along with your photo ID. If you do not have a photo ID, please bring 2 pieces of government issued ID.

Once your eligibility has been confirmed, we will give you a bus pass for unlimited use on any of our routes starting June 1, 2022.

Please note, your GIS Letter and identification are required to confirm your eligibility. If you do not have a copy of your (GIS) letter you can call Service Canada at 1-800-277-9914 for information on how to obtain a copy.


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