Getting around

Getting to, from and around the Exchange District is easy!

Whether you’re driving, cycling, walking or riding public transit, we can help you find your way. One of the biggest misperceptions of the Exchange District is that it’s a large area.

No matter where you park in our 20-square-block district, your destination is only a 10-minute walk away!

Winnipeg Transit

Call 311 for route, schedule and fare information or visit

Many major bus routes filter into the Exchange District, including the 11, 12, 15, 16, 18, 21 and 22.


The Exchange District has tons of on-street, off-street parking and heated parkades. There are plenty of payment options whether it’s by coin, credit card or phone. With over 32,000 parking spots in surface lots, parkades and on-street locations in the downtown area, parking is available around every corner.

New parking rates now in effect.

Winnipeg Parking Authority:
204-986-2886 | 204-986-6281
Standard Parking:
Imperial Parking:
Parking Plus:

Downtown Spirit

The Downtown Spirit bus offers a free and easy travel option in downtown Winnipeg and the Exchange District.

To view the Downtown Spirit routes, visit

Bike parking

In order to increase the available parking for bikes in the Exchange District, the Winnipeg Parking Authority provides seasonal on-street locations to secure bikes.

These locations require that you bring your own lock.