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Iris's Station door sign
Iris Station entrance

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Iris Station, presently a bus stop at the intersection of Iris Street and the existing Transitway, is set to undergo a significant transformation into a light rail station. The new station platform will be strategically situated below Iris Street level for optimal space utilization.

  • Convenient Access: Vertical circulation elements at Iris Station make it easy to get to the station from Iris Street sidewalks and bus stops.
  • Entrance Plazas for Safety: East and west side entrance plazas are designed for safe and smooth travel for both pedestrians and cyclists.
  • Improved Travel Experience: The upgrades at Iris Station enhance its connectivity, making your commute more efficient and user-friendly.

Quick facts:

  • Currently under construction, set to open doors alongside the West Extension launch
  • Located between Lincoln Fields and Algonquin Station to the west.
  • Iris station is set to be part of Line 1 extension to the west.

Station map

Iris station layout

Features & amenities

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Fares made easy
  • Ticket machines with video chat help
  • Fare gates at the station entrance

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Navigation and wayfinding
  • Clear signage and wayfinding
  • Illuminated “O” pylon and lantern box
  • Service maps
  • Free OC Info phone for trip planning help and answers to all your questions
  • Map of nearby destinations (within walking distance)

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  • 2 Dual elevators
  • Audible and visual announcements
  • Tactile wayfinding tiles & platform edge indicator strips
  • Braille/tactile signage

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Safety and security
  • Transecure waiting area
  • Emergency phones
  • Platform edge indicator strips
  • Video camera monitoring
  • Public access defibrillators (in Transecure areas)

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Cyclist amenities
  • Bicycle parking
  • Stairway bike ramps (runnels) to let you easily walk your bike up and down stairs.

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Comfort and convenience
  • Free Wi-Fi from TELUS
  • Public art
  • Public washroom

Stops and Service

Route Direction Stop
50 Tunney's Pasture on Iris
50 Lincoln Fields 2A
58 Crystal Bay on iris
58 Lincoln Fields / Tunney's Pasture 2A
73 Leikin 1A
73 Tunney's Pasture 2A
74 Tunney's Pasture 2A
74 Nepean Woods 1A
75 Tunney's Pasture / Gatineau 2A
75 Barrhaven Centre / Cambrian 1A
82 Bayshore 1A
82 Lincoln Fields / Tunney's Pasture 2A
186 Merivale 1A
186 Lincoln Fields 2A
305 Carlingwood 2A
305 Manotick 1A
406 Canadian Tire Centre on Iris

What’s nearby

Places of interest within 5 km

  • Greenbank Park
  • College Square Mall
  • Terre-des-Jeunes Catholic Elementary School
  • Pinecrest Major Diamond

Also close-by

  • Nepean Sportsplex
  • Pinecrest Cemetery 
  • Joan Of Arc Academy
  • Pinecrest Recreation Complex