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Lees Station entrance

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Lees Station is located on Lees Avenue near Highway 417. The station brings Line 1 service to residents of nearby towers. It also makes it quick and easy for students to connect between uOttawa’s Lees and main campuses.

Quick facts:

  • Opened on September 14, 2019, as part of the Line 1.
  • Located between Hurdman Station (previous stop) and uOttawa Station (next stop) to the west.

Station map

Lees 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
  • Digital departure screens giving estimated train and bus trip times
  • Service maps
  • Map of nearby destinations (within walking distance)

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

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Cyclist amenities

  • Bicycle parking(including some covered spots)
  • Stairway bike ramps (runnels) to let you easily walk your bike up and down stairs
  • Connection to multi-use pathway

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Safety and security

  • Transecure waiting area
  • Emergency phones
  • Platform edge indicator strips
  • Video camera monitoring

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Comfort and convenience

  • Heated designated waiting areas
  • Public art:  "Transparent Passage" by Amy Thompson.

Stops and Service

Route Direction Stop
1 Tunney's Pasture West
1 Blair East
R1 Blair A
R1 Tunney's Pasture A
16 Tunney's Pasture / Westboro B
16 Main A
N39 Trim A
N45 Hospital A
55 Bayshore B
55 Elmvale A
56 King Edward B
56 Tunney's Pasture A
N97 Rideau A
N97 Airport A

What’s nearby

Places of interest within 5 km

  • uOttawa Lees Campus
  • Robinson Field
  • Gee-Gees Field
  • Rideau River Trail

Also close-by

  • Sandy Hill Arena