10 Best Neighbourhoods for Transit

These neighbourhoods have the highest Transit Scores in Calgary.




 

Like Walk Score, Transit Score is a patented measure of how well a location is served by public transit on a scale from 0 to 100. With 155 bus routes and 118.1 kilometres of CTrain track, Calgary is fairly accessible in terms of transit.

 

 

These neighbourhoods have the highest transit score due to their proximity to transit routes

 

Downtown Commercial Core

Transit Score: 84

 

 

Downtown West End

Transit Score: 83

 

 

Chinatown

Transit Score: 82

 

 

Downtown East Village, Eau Claire (tie)

Transit Score: 81

 

 

Beltline

Transit Score: 76

 

 

Sunnyside

Transit Score: 72

 

 

Hillhurst

Transit Score: 71

 

 

Crescent Heights

Transit Score: 66

 

 

Sunalta

Transit Score: 65

 

 

Bridgeland/Riverside, Mission (tie)

Transit Score: 63

 

This story is part of Avenue Calgary's 2018 Best Neighbourhoods project.

Methodology: Read more about how this list was determined. 

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