Commuting and Transportation

For transportation, Lanark County has taxi services and weekly bus service, as well as train and bus services for out-of-town excursions.

Commuting to Work

Greyhound Canada

The largest provider of intercity bus transportation in Canada, Greyhound Canada provides passanger service to and from communities in Lanark County. Check out the website for more information

Commuter Bus Service

Please visit the Greyhound Canada website for more information on daily departures. The Greyhound services offers affordiable commuter packages for people seeking to take a bus to Ottawa and back.

Please note we are working with Greyhound to establish a user friendly commuter schedule. Please check the schedule regulary to see the accurate departure time.

Autobus Galland offers commuter transport service between Carleton Place and Ottawa.


Carpooling is available in each community in Lanark County. Carpooling parking lots are situated all over the County for your convenience.

VIA Rail Canada

VIA Rail Canada offers passenger train service on a daily basis to and from the station in Smiths Falls. For scheduling information, visit the website at or phone 1-888-842-7245 (TTY 1-800-268-9503 for the hearing impaired).

Healey Transportation Limited

Located in Smiths Falls, Healey Transportation offers service from the City of Ottawa and the counties of Lanark, Leeds and Grenville to anywhere in North America. Healey’s is a full fleet passenger transportation service with over 40 years experience in the charter bus industry. Further information on the services provided by Healey’s, including passenger shuttle service to the Ottawa airport, can be obtained by calling 613-283-3518 or emailing You can also visit the company website at


When it comes to taking a cab, there are various taxi services available. Please see you local phone book for listings and services.