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Reading Week LRT Service Adjustments 

From February 18-21, ETS is planning LRT service adjustments that will allow for more frequent trains in downtown and northeast Edmonton, trains with increased occupancy in south Edmonton and a more balanced passenger flow.

On these dates, Capital Line trains will run every five minutes during peak hours (approximately 6-9am and 3-6pm). During off-peak hours, Capital Line trains will run every ten minutes, instead of every 15 minutes (unless otherwise noted).

Metro Line trains will continue to operate at a 15 minute frequency, but will only travel between Health Sciences/Jubilee and NAIT stations all day. This means that to travel south of Health Sciences/Jubilee, Metro Line customers must transfer to a Capital Line train between Churchill and Health Sciences/Jubilee stations.

Peak Hour Service

  • Century Park to Health Sciences:
    Capital Line (four-car) trains run every five minutes. There will be no Metro Line (three-car) trains running between these stations
  • Health Sciences/Jubilee to Churchill:
    Capital Line (four-car) trains run every five minutes, with an additional Metro Line (three-car) train between two of the Capital Line trains. That means there are four trains every 15 minutes, instead of three
  • Churchill to NAIT:
    No changes. Metro Line continues to run every 15 minutes between these stations
  • Churchill to Clareview:
    Capital Line trains run every five minutes. As the Metro Line train is integrated into the Capital Line, these adjustments eliminate the 10 minute gap between trains in the northeast

Service Alerts

  • Corona Station Escalators Replacement
    Both escalators on the east side of the Corona Station platform are currently undergoing complete replacement and will be out of service until spring 2020. To move between the station’s concourse and platform, please use the stairs or elevators.

  • University Transit Centre, Bus Stop #2001 closed until 2021
    Beginning May 27, bus stop #2001 will be closed at University Transit Centre for the duration of campus construction taking place near the transit centre. Passengers can use bus stop #2002 south of the transit centre to board Routes 4, 51, 54, 106 and 318. 

  • Groat Road Detour
    Routes 128 and 130, as well as School Specials 725 and 757 will detour away from Groat Road until the completion of the Bridge and Road Renewal project in Fall 2020. If you use these routes, please plan ahead. 

    During this time, these routes will suspend service to University Transit Centre and will be redirected to serve Government Centre Transit Centre. This route will include stops near Corona and Grandin/Government Centre LRT stations. 

    Updated schedule information will be available through the Transit Trip Planner.

  • Improvement Projects
    Numerous transit projects have taken place around the city. Learn more and double check transit schedules for temporary changes during current projects

LRT Notifications

  • LRT Schedule Changes - February 9
    To help accommodate maintenance work between University and Grandin/Government Centre stations, there will be some LRT service changes on Sunday February 9. 

    From 5am-3pm, Capital/Metro trains run every 20 minutes. Metro trains run only between NAIT and Grandin. Please plan ahead using the Trip Planner at takeETS.com or use real-time tools.

  • Corona Station Entrances Closed
    The 107 Street South and 108 Street South entrances at Corona Station are closed to complete heat trace replacement. This work will help enhance stairwell safety, as heat trace is the wiring under the station tiles that helps prevent the formation of ice on the tiles. Please use the 107 Street North or the Jasper Avenue North entrances to access/exit the station.

    From February 16-23,  elevator access at the 107 Street South entrance will be maintained daily from 7am-9:30pm. If you need mobility assistance outside of those hours, please use Grandin or Bay station. After February 23, elevator access will be maintained at all times.

  • Corona Station entrances closed
    The 107 Street North and 108 Street South entrances at Corona Station are closed to complete heat trace replacement. This work will help enhance stairwell safety, as heat trace is the wiring under the station tiles that helps prevent the formation of ice on the tiles. Please use the 107 Street South or the Jasper Avenue North entrances to access/exit the station.

  • LRT Arrival Signs
    The City of Edmonton continues to work with the contractor to fix the arrival signs and announcements.

Current elevator and escalator outages and scheduled maintenance in Edmonton Transit LRT Stations.
When the LRT is experiencing difficulties due to unforseen circumstances and may be unable to provide service to every stop, ETS provides replacement service with buses to ensure that customers are still able to reach their destination.

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