Fallowfield station (OC Transpo)

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"Fallowfield Station" redirects here. For the VIA Rail station, see Fallowfield railway station (Ontario). For the station in Greater Manchester, England, see Fallowfield railway station.
Fallowfield
Ottawa Transitway station
Fallowfield station.JPG
Location Ottawa, Ontario
Canada
Coordinates 45°17′54.3″N 75°44′06.9″W / 45.298417°N 75.735250°W / 45.298417; -75.735250Coordinates: 45°17′54.3″N 75°44′06.9″W / 45.298417°N 75.735250°W / 45.298417; -75.735250
Owned by OC Transpo
Connections VIA Rail Canada simplified.svg Fallowfield Via Rail station
Construction
Parking 1025 spaces
Services
Preceding station   OC Transpo   Following station
toward Riverview
Route 94
toward Millennium
Route 95
toward Trim

Fallowfield is a station on Ottawa's bus transitway system.[1] Operated by OC Transpo, it is located at Woodroffe Avenue and Fallowfield Road in the community of Barrhaven, next to the Fallowfield railway station.

Fallowfield station is a major transfer point for many riders and is served by routes 94 and 95. It is also a waypoint on local routes including some by private operators under OC Transpo's Rural Partner Service. It has a park and ride lot, and bicycle racks and lockers under the 'Rack & Roll' program.

Fallowfield used to be the main southwestern terminus of route 95. Since April 17, 2011, most trips that serve Fallowfield continue to the southwest to Barrhaven Centre Station and Marketplace Station via Longfields Station.

On September 18, 2013, a collision took place between an OC Transpo bus and a VIA train, at a level crossing located north of Fallowfield station. Six people died and many more were injured as a result.[2]

Service[edit]

The following routes serve Fallowfield station:[1]
Regular Routes: 94 95 170 171 173
Connexion Routes: 270 271 272 273 277
Shopper Routes: 305
Special Event Routes: 406 456

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Fallowfield" (PDF). Station Layout. OC Transpo. December 2015. Retrieved March 2016.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  2. ^ "Via Rail train, Ottawa city bus crash leaves 6 dead". CBC News Ottawa. September 18, 2013. Retrieved 18 September 2013. 

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