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. 

Read: 2018-2019 Pupil Transportation Manual

Annual Bus Route Review

In preparation for the 2019/2020 school year, the transportation team will be starting our annual review of the school bus routes after the Easter break.

If you have any bus route concerns that you would like us to consider, please send an email to janet.wall@sd8.bc.ca prior to April 18, 2019 "EXTENDED to April 26, 2019"

Happy Spring!

For detailed bus route information:



To determine your school catchment: 

View Catchment Map

To register online for bus services: 

Online Bus Registration will be available in June. 

Contact Information

Busline: 1-855-352-0008

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