Ground Travel

GROUND TRAVEL

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Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Enterprise Rent-A-Car have offered CACUSS attendees a 10% discount code.  Reserve your car at the link below using code SBC5442

https://www.enterprise.ca/en/deeplink.html?type=CREATE_RESERVATION&customerNumber=SBC5442

Public Transportation From Airport

Airport Shuttle Information Here

Calgary Transit provides public bus transportation to and from Calgary International Airport (YYC). Route 300 and Route 100 connect to the airport terminal. Calgary Transit’s Route 57 provide service along McCall Way to 78 Avenue NE (this area includes the Air Canada and WestJet campus). Route 32 provides service to YYC’s Global Logistics Park – South on the west side of the airport property.

To Access Calgary Transit Service from the Terminal

Board the Calgary Transit buses at Bus Bays 7, 8 or 32. Bus bays 7 and 8 are located across the roadway on the Arrivals Level at the Domestic terminal. Bus Bay 32 is located on the outer curb on the Arrivals Level at the International terminal. Calgary Transit boarding passes can be purchased at two locations in the terminal:

  • Mac’s Convenience Stores on the Arrivals Level
  • Ticket vending machines located at Bus Bay 7 (debit, credit and coin payment accepted)

Click here to view information on Calgary Transit fares and passes.

Route 300 BRT (Bus Rapid Transit) Airport/City Centre

  • Route 300 is a rapid, limited stop service to Downtown via Centre Street with multiple stops along the way
  • The $10.50 fare from the airport includes all-day access to CT buses and trains
  • Catch the bus from the airport at Bay 7 (located across Arrivals Door 2) or Bay 32 (located across Arrivals Door 15). Passes can be purchased at the airport Mac’s stores (located near Arrivals doors 1 and 11), or at ticket vending machines located at Bay 7 or Bay 32. Cash may also be provided to the operator (no change provided)
  • Click here for more information on this route

Highway Driving

Calgary is accessible by the Trans-Canada Highway and Alberta Highway 2 (also known as Queen Elizabeth II Highway). These highways link Calgary to Banff, Medicine Hat, Red Deer, Edmonton, and the U.S. border.

Calgary is divided into four quadrants (N.W., N.E., S.W., and S.E.) with numbered streets and avenues laid out in a grid composing the downtown core.  Numbered streets run north-south while avenues run east-west.

Standard speed limits on Calgary roads is 50 kilometres an hour, unless otherwise posted.  School zones and playgrounds have a special speed of 30 kilometres per hour during the hours indicated on signage.

Public Transportation within Calgary 

Calgary's public transit network consists of buses and two LRT lines, known as the C-Train.  Tickets and passes can be purchased with cash or credit card at all C-Train locations, with cash on the bus (change is not given), or at numerous drug stores, grocery stores and convenience stores across the city. Fares are valid for 90 minutes; passes are valid for one day. Adult: $3.25 ($10 for a day pass); Youth (6-17): $2.25 ($7 for a day pass); children five and under are free. 

Free Fair Zone Downtown

The CTrain (light-rail train) travels downtown along 7th Avenue between City Hall and West/Kerby Stations. This stretch of CTrain line is the free fare zone. That means you can hop-on and hop-off within this zone.

For complete information, visit Calgary Transit.  

Or download the Calgary Transit app for Android or Apple!

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Car Sharing: Car2Go

Ride Share Services: Uber and Tapp Car

Accessible transit service options coming soon!

https://www.visitcalgary.com/transportation