April 12, 2018
shuttle bus at 69 Street Station

Beginning Monday, June 25, 2018 there will be new and modified bus routes in West Calgary. 

New routes What’s changing Communities served
111 – Old Banff Coach Road New route connecting West Springs to Westbrook Station. This replaces routes
412 – Bow Trail and
452 – Wentworth
West Springs, Coach Hill, Patterson, Wildwood, Westgate, Rosscarrock, Spruce Cliff
Route 164 – Aspen Summit New route connecting Aspen Woods to 69 Street Station. Aspen Woods (east of 85 St. S.W.)

 

Modified routes What’s changing Communities impacted
Route 156 – Aspen Woods Route 456 is being renumbered to 156, and is changing slightly to provide more direct service to a higher density part of Aspen Woods. Aspen Woods (west of 85 St. S.W.)
Route 93 – Coach Hill/ Westbrook Peak period frequency will be revised from 7 mins to 15 mins for a section of the route (north of 69 Street Station). There are no changes to the route. Coach Hill, Patterson, Strathcona

Route 111 – Old Banff Coach Road

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  • Transit service is expanded in West Springs, west of 85 Street S.W.
  • In response to customer requests, the communities of West Springs, Coach Hill and Patterson will have a direct transit connection to Westbrook Shopping Centre and Westbrook LRT Station, and a quicker commute to downtown.
  • Westbrook Station provides direct connections to major destinations such as Mount Royal University, University of Calgary, Chinook Centre, 17th Avenue SW, Deerfoot Meadows and Foothills Medical Centre (anticipated in Fall 2018 as part of the 2018 Bus Review).
  • This route will replace Route 412 – Bow Trail and Route 452 – Wentworth
    • Route 111 will not travel through Westgate where Route 412 did, but Routes 93 and 111 are still accessible to customers in that area.
    • The areas that were served by Route 452 will now have improved service with buses coming more often and running later.
  • Route 111 frequency will be:
    • Every 20 minutes (peak)
    • Every 30 minutes (off peak)
    • Span: Until 10:30 p.m.
  • The route schedule will be available the week of June 11.


Route 164 – Aspen Summit

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  • This is a new bus route serving the community of Aspen Woods, east of 85 St S.W.
  • Service will be provided during weekday peak periods:
    • Every 20 minutes from 6:00-9:00 a.m. and 3:00-6:00 p.m.
  • The route schedule will be available the week of June 11.

 

Route 156 – Aspen Woods

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  • This route has been renumbered from Route 456
  • Route 156 will travel north on Aspen Stone Blvd between 17 Ave and 85 Street S.W.
  • The revised routing provides more direct service to the higher density area of the community, reducing travel time from 69 Street Station and providing two-way connectivity to the shopping centre.
  • The frequency and span of this route has not changed:
    • Every 15 minutes (peak)
    • Every 30 minutes (off peak)
    • Span: Until 11:30 p.m.
  • The route schedule will be available the week of June 11.

 

Route 93 – Coach Hill/Westbrook

  • To match service levels with ridership demand, service frequency has been revised for the portion north of 69 Street Station during peak periods, from every 7 minutes to every 15 minutes.
  • Many customers have convenient access to the new Route 111 if an alternative is required.
  • There are no changes to the bus routing or service span.
  • The route schedule will be available the week of June 11.
  • View route map (no changes).