Route: 201 Somerset/Bridlewood - Crowfoot

Location: Exclusive ROW West of CPR ROW, Between Shawville Gate and 162nd Avenue SW/SE. Terminal Station of South Line. (17100 6 Street SW)

Map:

Type of Station:

Centre Loading

Centre Loading with at-grade crossing of both tracks to the south and at-grade crossing of Northbound track at the north end.

Platform Capacity: 4 LRVs

Parking:

Reserved Parking Information

Distance from City Centre (City Hall Station): 16.9 km

Average Weekday Ridership (2007): 13 000 (Source: Calgary Transit )

Connecting Bus Routes:

11Southwest Loop
12Southwest Loop
14Cranston
15Millrise/Bridlewood
52Evergreen/Somerset
78Sundance/Chaparral
153Copperfield
178Sundance/Chaparral
402Silverado
406Auburn Bay

Images:

Station signage. Condo complex at left and Zellers store at right.
(06/26/2004)
East Park-and-Ride lot with station in background.
(06/26/2004)
Track direction signage.
(06/26/2004)
Station directional signage on Macleod Trail.
(06/30/2004)
Station Signage not in the same font as other stations.
(06/26/2004)
Everything is still nice and shiny.
(06/26/2004)
Crossover track and north entrance.
(06/26/2004)
West Park-and-Ride entrance.
(06/26/2004)
Shawville Gate crossing.
(06/26/2004)
South platform entrance.
(06/26/2004)
Ticket Vending Machines.
(06/26/2004)
This signal indicated the status of the crossing. A vertical bar would indicate that the gates were down.
(06/26/2004)
North platform ramp. There are no stairs at this station.
(06/26/2004)
North entrance and level crossing.
(06/26/2004)
Southbound track and LED signals.
(06/26/2004)
Waiting room. This space is heated for those -35 Calgary winter days.
(06/26/2004)
Station Directional signage on Shawville Blvd. at Shawville Gate.
(06/30/2004)
Detail of the excellent woodwork done.
(06/26/2004)
And the station is opened by Mayor Dave Bronconnier as Ward Aldermen celebrate.
(06/26/2004)
Mayor Dave posing for more pictures.
(06/26/2004)
West Park-and-Ride lot 80% full on a weekday.
(06/30/2004)

Frequency of Service:

Weekday AM/PM Peak5 Minutes
Weekday Off Peak 9am to 3pm 10 Minutes
6pm to 10pm 10 Minutes
10pm to End of Service 15 Minutes
Saturday, Sunday, & Holidays Start of Service to 8am 15 Minutes
8am to 6pm 10 Minutes
6pm to End of Service 15 Minutes

First/Last Train Departures:

Route 201 Weekdays Saturday Sunday
First TrainLast TrainFirst TrainLast TrainFirst TrainLast Train
Northbound
03:43
00:47
04:11
00:48
05:11
00:19

This information is provided as a convenience and is subject to change without warning.

Detailed Schedule Information

History: Station Opened June 28, 2004. Terminal Station of South Line.

Communities Served: Somerset, Bridlewood

Trip Generators: Residential, Commercial, Schools




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