Carleton station

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Carleton Station (OC Transpo))
Jump to: navigation, search
Carleton
Carletonstation.jpg
The view looking south from Carleton.
Coordinates 45°23′08″N 75°41′45″W / 45.38556°N 75.69583°W / 45.38556; -75.69583Coordinates: 45°23′08″N 75°41′45″W / 45.38556°N 75.69583°W / 45.38556; -75.69583
Owned by OC Transpo
Platforms Side platforms
Tracks 2 within station
Construction
Parking Lot on University Drive
Bicycle facilities None
History
Opened 2001
Services
Preceding station   OC Transpo   Following station
toward Bayview
Trillium Line
toward Greenboro
Terminus Route 104

Carleton station is located along the Trillium Line at Carleton University in Ottawa, Ontario.

Carleton is currently the only O-Train station along the Trillium Line with separate tracks and platforms for each direction, in order to allow the two trains working the otherwise single-track line at any given time to pass. The schedule is timed such that the southbound train arrives first and moves onto the platform siding, and then proceeds once the northbound train has entered the station.

South of Carleton, the train crosses the Rideau River by a bridge. North of Carleton, the train heads into a tunnel under the Rideau Canal.

The station is named for nearby Carleton University.

Facilities[edit]

Service[edit]

The following routes serve Carleton Station:
O-TRAIN Trillium Line
4 7 104 107 111

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Carleton Station at Wikimedia Commons