Length: 11 km
Number of Stations: 6
Linking Major Population Centres: Coquitlam, Port Moody, Burnaby and Vancouver
Travel Time: About 13 minutes from Coquitlam City Centre to Lougheed Town Centre and about 40 minutes from Coquitlam Centre Centre to downtown Vancouver
Speed: Maximum operating speed of 80 km/hr.
Fully Integrated: Connecting without transfer to the current SkyTrain network
Estimated Cost: $1.4 billion
Anticipated Construction: Early 2011 – 2014
Regional Jobs: 8,000 new employment opportunities
Frequency (time between trains): 3 minutes during peak periods
Ridership: About 70,000 per day by 2021
Building on the strength of the existing rapid transit network, the Evergreen Line, using SkyTrain technology, will bring many benefits to the region.
Key benefits include: