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CALGARY
 Alberta . Canada

Calgary light rail C-Train map © Robert Schwandl
 C-Train

Calgary (approx. 1.2 mill. inh.) - in the province of Alberta

Light rail system "C-Train":

62.1 km with 42 stops, on-street through downtown, several short tunnels

2 lines:
Red Line (201): Tuscany - Somerset/Bridlewood
Blue Line (202): 69th Street - Saddletowne

 Photos
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 History

25 May 1981: Anderson - 8 St SW (201) (12.9 km)
27 Apr 1985: 10 St SW - Whitehorn (202) (9.8 km of new route length)
17 Sept 1987: 8 St SW - University (201) (5.6 km)
31 Aug 1990: University - Brentwood (201) (1.0 km)
09 Oct 2001: Anderson - Fish Creek-Lacombe (201) (3.4 km)
15 Dec 2003: Brentwood - Dalhousie (201) (3.0 km)
28 June 2004: Fish Creek-Lacombe - Somerset-Bridlewood (201) (3.0 km)
17 Dec 2007: Whitehorn - McKnight-Westwinds (202) (2.7 km)
15 June 2009: Dalhousie - Crowfoot (201) (3.4 km)
27 Aug 2012: McKnight-Westwinds - Saddletowne (202) (2.9 km)
10 Dec 2012: 8th Street - 69th Street (8.2 km)
23 Aug 2014: Crowfoot - Tuscany (201) (2.5 km)

 Links

Calgary Transit (Official Website)

Green Line Project


C-Train at Wikipedia

Calgary Light Rail at nysubway.org (incl. detailed description and photos)

LRT in Calgary

Jon Bell's Calgary page with some photos

Trainweb Calgary page with rolling stock lists

Cars & Trains > CTrain

Kevin Lo's Calgary LRT page

Old Trails incl. older LRT photos

 

 


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