Getting around the city during the Calgary Stampede just got a little easier, as the City of Calgary has announced that the CTrain lines will be running 24 hours during the ten-day event.
Along with their discounted day passes, Calgary Transit will be saving you that pricey cab ride back from the Stampede grounds after staying a little too late (don’t worry, we’ve all been there).
The round the clock service will begin on Thursday, July 5 and run until late evening on Sunday, July 15.
CTrains will run 24 hours/day during Stampede! Discounted Stampede transit day passes are on sale now, and available at transit stations during Stampede. Visit https://t.co/npoKjbiBBB for purchase locations.
Adult: $6.50 (reg. $10.50)
Youth: $4.50 (reg. $7.50) pic.twitter.com/tg0nZLrYlr
— City of Calgary (@cityofcalgary) June 26, 2018
The trains will run every five to eight minutes between 6 am and 12:45 am, and then will run every 15 to 30 minutes between the hours of 12:45 am and 5 am.
A Stampede North Express Bus will also be available until 1 am for anyone looking to get to Harvest Hills Boulevard/Centre Street North, which will run every 7 to 15 minutes.
Those looking to save a buck or four can pick up a discounted day pass from 7-Eleven, Mac’s, Safeway, City Hall Cashiers, and Calgary Transit Customer Service Centre locations for just $6.50.