All Schools: In-class Learning Suspended / Soft Beginnings starting Monday, March 30th.

Teachers will be contacting students and families during the week to check up and say 'hi'. Stay Healthy. 

Bussing and Transportation

Welcome students, teachers, friends, associates and families to School District 8 - Kootenay Lake, Operations & Transportation. 

The Board of Trustees expects that every person using the District bus services will ensure that each bus trip is a safe and pleasant experience for all passengers and the driver. 


To register online for 2019-2020 bus services: 

Online Bus Registration is now open: 

Apply Now

For detailed bus route information:


To determine your school catchment: 

View Catchment Map

Pupil Transportation Manual

2019-2020 Pupil Transportation Procedures Manual

Contact Information

Busline: 1-855-352-0008

Please note that the Busline is not monitored for messages, it is there to provide updated information regarding delays.  

Contact the Operations office in your area to speak with a Transportation staff member.

SD8 Nelson Operations

90 Lakeside Drive
Nelson, BC V1L 6B9
Phone: 250 354-4871
Fax: 250-354-4255

SD8 Creston Operations

1427 Northwest Blvd
Creston, BC V0B 1G0
Phone: 250 428-5329
Fax: 250-428-9917