Traffic Information Line


24 hours a day / 7 days a week


Provide fast, frequent and convenient rapid transit from Coquitlam to Vancouver via Port Moody and Burnaby

  • Provide rapid transit for the communities of Burnaby, Coquitlam and Port Moody

Improve the transportation network throughout Metro Vancouver

  • Integrate travel modes and provide connectivity to the wider transit network
  • Seamlessly connect with the current SkyTrain network

Increase transportation choice

  • Support a reduction in auto use by providing an alternative to single occupancy vehicles
  • Increase transit integration
  • Increase transit capacity in the Northeast sector
  • Ensure speed and reliability of the system


Support growth management

  • Support municipal growth management targets established by Metro Vancouver's Regional Growth Strategy
  • Contribute to community building by stimulating future concentrated and mixed-use development
  • Support existing development and provide support for a positive business environment

Support environmental sustainability initiatives

  • Support provincial environmental goals by reducing regional car trips
  • Meet regional and local environmental objectives to preserve green space
  • Encourage pedestrian traffic along corridor


Length11 km
Number of Stations7
Travel TimeApproximately 15 minutes from Lougheed Town Centre to Coquitlam
SpeedMaximum operating speed of 80 km/h
Construction The Evergreen Line will be complete and in service in the fall of 2016.



Evergreen Line Project Office
2900 Barnet Highway
Coquitlam, B.C. V3B 0G1


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