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MacEwan LRT Station

Location

The station is at 105 Avenue and 104 Street.  

Details

Built as the centrepiece of a large landscaped public gathering area, this two-storey station features:

  • Overhead pedestrian walkway connecting to north and south pathways
  • Fully accessible 5-car platform 
  • 2 heated waiting areas 
  • Landscaped plaza spaces suitable for hosting seasonal events 
  • A multi-use trail extending north along 104 Street and east and west along 105 Avenue

Ridership

MacEwan Station Serves:

  • MacEwan University students and staff
  • Downtown commuters
  • Residents of surrounding neighbourhoods
  • Downtown North Edge and 107 Avenue businesses and patrons
  • Future Downtown Arena District patrons and staff

Kingsway/Royal Alex LRT Station and Transit Centre

Location

Health care services were a top priority when building the station, which is just next to the Royal Alexandra Hospital on the north side of Kingsway at 105 Street.

Details

  • Convenient surface access at both ends of the platform.
  • 2 heated waiting areas.
  • Clear sightlines and simple platform layout to enhance accessibility, comfort, and safety.
  • A new transit centre has been built next to the station to integrate bus and LRT service. The Kingsway Transit Centre is closed.

Ridership

Kingsway/Royal Alex Station serves:

  • Residents of surrounding neighbourhoods
  • Hospital patients, staff, and visitors
  • Kingsway Garden Mall businesses and patrons
  • Businesses and patrons along Kingsway
  • Victoria School students and staff
  • Centre for Education staff

NAIT LRT Station

Location

The station is on the southwest corner of NAIT's campus, just east of the City Centre Airport lands.

Details

  • Is a temporary transit-centre style shelter built of modular systems that can be removed and reused for future LRT expansion
  • Has a three-car platform which is sufficient to meet the needs of passengers until the line is extended to the north City limits
  • In July 2010, City Council approved the route for the Metro Line LRT extension beyond NAIT, which will be built through the City Centre Airport lands to Edmonton city limits near St. Albert

Ridership

NAIT Station serves:

  • NAIT students and staff
  • Residents of surrounding neighbourhoods 
  • Businesses and patrons along Kingsway

For More Information

Future LRT General Inquiries

City of Edmonton

Telephone 780-496-4874
Email LRTprojects@edmonton.ca

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