Strandherd station

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Strandherd
Transitway station
Strandherd Transitway Station 1A.jpg
Coordinates 45°16′24″N 75°44′44″W / 45.27333°N 75.74556°W / 45.27333; -75.74556Coordinates: 45°16′24″N 75°44′44″W / 45.27333°N 75.74556°W / 45.27333; -75.74556
Owned by OC Transpo
Services
Preceding station   OC Transpo   Following station
Route 95
toward Trim

Strandherd Station is a transit station in Ottawa, Ontario. It opened on January 2, 2007 and contains a park and ride facility with over 300 parking spaces available. It is located northeast of the intersection of Strandherd Drive and the access to the Riocan Marketplace shopping area, where Barrhaven Centre Station and Marketplace Station opened in mid-2012. This is part of OC Transpo's plans to extend its southwest transitway to its suburb areas.

Route 95 was extended to Strandherd Station when the facility opened. The park and ride lot provides additional spaces for south end residents in Barrhaven, Heart's Desire, Davidson Heights and Manotick. Special routes 406 and 456 also serve the station.

Service was improved in 2012, when the new right-of-way (running through a field parallel to Greenbank Road) was finished, and buses now travel without having to stop for traffic signals or getting caught in traffic on Greenbank Road.

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The following routes serve Strandherd Station:
Regular Routes: 95 170 171
School Routes: 176
Shopper Routes: 305
Special Event Routes: 406 456

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