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flashing lightsDrivers travelling in both directions must stop for a stopped school bus with its upper red lights flashing.

Click here to view an important video.

Check your child's transportation eligibility and school bus route details today!

septDue to the dynamic nature of student transportation, school bus routes may change from year to year, including route numbers, stop locations and times of service. Parents/guardians are responsible for verifying the details for their children, available now.

Click here to open a Student Login session.  For Student ID, enter the Ontario Education Number (OEN) located on your child’s report card (no spaces or dashes). For your home address, enter the Street Number only (address without street name or apartment number) and select school and grade from the drop-down menus (letters indicate program i.e. F = French Immersion).

After logging in, the route numbers, stop locations and times of service for that student will appear. If the student is within walking distance to their school, walking directions will be provided (though you may prefer another route).

To reach us, please call 705-472-8840, write to, or use the "Write to Us" feature on our Contact page. We will be available to take your telephone calls from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.. until the start of the school year.

2017 First Rider Program


Stock Transportation and Alouette Bus Lines are holding First Rider events In North Bay and West Nipissing this August. The First Rider program is designed to familiarize JK students with the school bus and to help them overcome any fears they may have. It also teaches the children and their parents school bus safety procedures, including how to get on and off the bus safely. Please call us our office to register for a session.

2017 First Rider Program - North Bay
2017 First Rider Program - West Nipissing

Get your summer changes in now!

attnWill you be moving or changing childcare providers between now and the start of the next school year? Avoid the September rush by contacting your school today to update your address and confirm bussing eligibility for next year!

Click here to check your child's eligibility for September

Do you have a child going into Grade 1, 4, or 9?



Walking distance guidelines change when students enter grades 1, 4, and 9, so be sure to check our eligibility guidelines or click here to check your child’s eligibility for next year.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at 705-472-8840 or

Now hiring drivers!

driverThe following operators are currently looking to hire additional drivers. Click the operator name for more information or to contact them about current opportunities.

 Alouette Bus Lines   
 East Ferris Bus Lines  
 Hammond Transportation  
 Seibarth Transportation Ltd.  
 Stock Transportation  

Change in service provider

attnPlease be advised that all Chisholm Bus Lines buses will now be under the name of East Ferris Bus Lines. Your route number, and in many cases, driver, will remain the same. The only difference will be the name on the side of the school bus.

Should you have any questions, East Ferris Bus Lines can be reached at (705) 752-1326.

Thank you





The Nipissing-Parry Sound Student Transportation Services is committed to supporting an inclusive and accessible environment.
Please ask us how we may help you by contacting us by telephone at 705-472-8840 or via email at: