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Britannia, Calgary

Britannia is a community in the South West part of Calgary.  

The area was developed in the late 1950's and consists mainly of single family homes.

Britannia, Calgary

Views of the river and valley as well as downtown  can be enjoyed in this community especially while walking on the ridge.

Britannia, Calgary

Downtown is easily accessible via Elbow Drive.  

The LRT can be found on the east side of MacLeod Trail.

Britannia, Calgary

There is a quaint shopping area off of Elbow Drive  in the community, and the Chinook Centre (shopping mall) is close at hand as well.

Britannia, Calgary

Neighbouring communities include Riverdale to the north, Windsor Park to the south, Elboya to the east and to the west separated by the river and valley is Altadore.

Britannia, Calgary

Schools can be found in the community and the surrounding areas.

Britannia, Calgary


Calgary Board of Education

K-9   Elboya

4804 - 6th Street SW (Elboya)

Junior High   Elboya

4804 - 6th Street SW (Elboya)

Senior High   Western Canada

641 - 17th Avenue SW (Mount Royal)

Calgary Catholic School District

K-6.   St. Gerard

1204 - 96th Avenue SW (Haysboro)

K-9 St. Augustine

7112 - 7th Street SW (Kingsland)

K-9    St. Matthew

416 - 83rd Avenue SE (Acadia)

Senior High.  Bishop Grandin

111 Haddon Road SW (Haysboro)

Hospital:   Rockyview  14th Street, south of Glenmore Trail SW

Vehicle Travel time to Downtown:   10   minutes

Vehicle Travel time to Airport:     24   minutes

Vehicle Travel time to Banff:      1 hour and 30 minutes

This community rated:

55 out of 100

Walk Score

From Britannia to Calgary South West