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Great Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system, free downtown C-trains, and cheap rides to the airport

Calgary Transit is not resting on its laurels. While the C-Train system is excellent (and one of... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
Calgary, Canada
Quick efficient transport

We used the Transit several times to move about the city. It is somewhat limited in that it... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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125 7 Ave SE | Centre Street Platform, Calgary, Alberta T2G 5R2, Canada
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

I absolutely love Calgary Transit. It is a fairly simple system with a green zone in Downtown when it comes to c-train (free fare c-train travel in Downtown). Bus and Train stops are heated for winters and I believe they are also working on getting...More

Thank Yulia Z
Reviewed 12 October 2018

We took a short trip from our hotel near the Banff Trail stop into Calgary centre to visit the Calgary Tower. Tickets were $3.30 Canadian for a single trip, or you can get an al,day ticket for under $10 Canadian (correct in Sept 2018). Trains...More

Thank cal6t5
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Calgary Transit is not resting on its laurels. While the C-Train system is excellent (and one of the most highly used in North America), they are really going all out to develop their bus rapid transit, a system of express buses bringing people into and...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Calgary Transit is a wonderful public transit service to get around in the city inexpensively. The system is a combination of Buses & Trains and the tickets issued in one can be used for other.

Thank pratiknruparel
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We used the Transit several times to move about the city. It is somewhat limited in that it doesn’t go to many parts of the city. However, it was perfect for what we needed. The carriages are clean and tidy. Occasionally, as with all public...More

Thank J7649VYmiken
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Calgary transportation always can handles improvement unfortunately some areas of the city very difficult to reached,the train the buses nice clean insides outside drivers very friendly

Thank John R
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Magnificent local train service, so clean, so efficient and it costs nothing for the tourist, such a treat but I guess the locals all pay for through their taxes

Thank 777SarahB777
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Easy,cheap,quick availability to access areas of city and to shop with peace of mind and comfort.recommend for everyone.

Thank barbara p
Reviewed 14 July 2018

It was very simple to buy tickets from the kiosk and maps clearly showed where trains were going. My family really enjoyed going on it. It was convenient for travel. And you could see the city through the windows.

Thank tikabu77
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Yesterday I dropped my sunglasses on the platform and they bounced onto the track, under the platform. I freaked because they are custom made to fit my glasses and it would cost $80+ to get a new set made. I called the transit service line...More

1  Thank Elisabeth S
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Response from Gaucalgary | Reviewed this property |
Hi, WEL COME TO CALGARY . Calgary T , has a phone and a app that u can down load once u are here . it is extremely easy . my 14 yr old can navigate via that . so I guess u need not worry so much . just when u get here down... More
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Response from Eric0229 | Reviewed this property |
You can take a taxi it's 12km to the nearest bus stop: sandstone terminal for bus routes 3 118 146 430. Nearest C-train station: 7.3 km University station Red line. Using the Calgary transit trip planner is a great way to... More