Dude, where’s my car?

Calgary’s most walk- and transit-friendly communities

While Calgary is still viewed by many as a car-centric city, there are many other ways for Calgarians to get around – whether you choose to walk, bike or take transit. Just ask the residents of the following communities, the proud recipients of some of the city’s highest walk and transit scores from www.walkscore.com.

Top 5 – Walk Score

  1. Chinatown (95)
  2. Downtown Commercial Core (93)
  3. Cliff Bungalow (92)
  4. Eau Claire (91)
  5. Beltline (90)

Top 5 – Transit Score

  1. Downtown Commercial Core (84)
  2. Downtown West End (83)
  3. Chinatown (82)
  4. Eau Claire (81)
  5. Downtown East Village (81)

Top 5 – Walk Score, Outside City Centre

  1. Cliff Bungalow (92)
  2. Lower Mount Royal (86)
  3. Hillhurst (85)
  4. Sunnyside (85)
  5. Mission (84)

Top 5 – Transit Score, Outside City Centre

  1. Sunnyside (72)
  2. Hillhurst (71)
  3. Crescent Heights (66)
  4. Sunalta (65)
  5. Mission (63)

Top 5 – Walk Score, Surprises

  1. Kingsland (75)
  2. Meadowlark Park (75)
  3. Fairview (75)
  4. Windsor Park (71)
  5. Banff Trail (69)

Top 5 – Transit Score, Surprises

  1. Banff Trail (62)
  2. Kingsland (61)
  3. Southwood (61)
  4. Haysboro (60)
  5. Meadowlark Park (59)

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