Smart Commute

Plan your Trip

Residents travel smart to work, to school and within their neighbourhood

Smart Commute to work, to school, and around your neighbourhood


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  Plan your transit trip

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  Plan your bike share trip

 Plan your car share trip

  Plan your car share trip

 Plan your taxi trip

  Plan your taxi trip

Did you know? As Smart Commute workplace employee, you are eligible for Emergency Ride Home (ERH) reimbursement. If you have an unforeseen emergency on any day you use a sustainable method to commute to work, you can request reimbursement of up to $75 for your emergency transportation costs. Ensure you retain all transportation receipt(s). For more information and reimbursement claims, contact your local Smart Commute office.

Cycling resources

Find end-of-trip bike facilities in Hamilton.

Find cycling routes & maps.

View the Hamilton interactive cycling map.

View the SoBi Hamilton map to find hubs & bikes.

Carpool resources

The City has selected parking lots that have preferred parking spaces for carpool groups.

Find a carpool match using the Smart Commute Tool.

Celebrate sustainable transportation

Celebrate with great community events including:

  • Bike to Work Day
  • Bike to School Week
  • Carpool Week
  • Bike Month
  • Smart Commute Week
  • Wear Yellow Day

Transportation Demand Management

The use of policies, programs and incentives to influence where, why, how, whether and when people travel.

Benefits include:

  • Reduced traffic congestion
  • Improved local air quality
  • Improved health
  • Savings associated with reducing single occupancy vehicle trips