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Explore the many sustainable transportation options available to those travelling to, from, and between Dal campuses.
SmartTrip: Exercise Your Options with Dalhousie University


Dalhousie University has partnered with HRM’s SmartTrip program to inspire students, faculty, and staff to engage in alternative sustainable transportation decisions, which supports Dal’s overall goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

Visit our myDal site (login required) for specific information and resources on:

  • Guaranteed Ride Home: If you are a regular commuter without your own car, learn how this program helps you get home for an emergency or unexpected late shift.
  • Communauto Atlantic: (formerly known as CarShare Atlantic) Gain access to cars that can be used for Dalhousie workplace travel and ride sharing to the Agricultural Campus or locations in Halifax.
  • Employee transit pass (XPass): Access details on the reduced-cost Halifax Transit bus pass program for Dalhousie employees, including eligibilty, rates, and registration info.
  • Bike parking on campus: Discover where to find and how to access Secure Parking Areas (SPAs) on the Halifax campuses.