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Part 7 -- Peel, Halton, Toronto, Hamilton: December 19
Unofficial transit guide to the Olympic Torch Relay



The Olympic flame is lighting up Peel and Halton Regions and the Cities of Toronto and Hamilton.

Transit passengers should expect delays or detours as the Olympic Torch Relay to the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympic Games leaves Brampton in Peel Region and passes through Norval, Georgetown, Acton and Milton in Halton Region, briefly returns to Toronto, then back to Mississauga (City Centre), Port Credit and Clarkson in Peek Region, then continues to Oakville and Burlington in Halton Region and finally ends up in Hamilton on Saturday, December 19.

The City of Hamilton hosts a celebration to welcome the torch. Free buses shuttle celebrants to and from the event.


The Olympic Torch Relay affects these routes on December 18:

Brampton Transit1 Queen, 2 Main, 3 McLaughlin, 4 Chinguacousy, 5 Bovaird, 9 Vodden, 24 Van Kirk, 29 Williams.

Burlington Transit1 Fairview - Plains, 2 Brant, 3 Guelph, 4 Pinedale, 6 Headon Forest, 10 New Maple.

GO Transit16 Hamilton - Union express via QEW, 18 Hamilton - Aldershot, 21 Milton / Mississauga - Union, 25 Waterloo - Mississauga, 31 Guelph / Georgetown - Union, 34 Brampton - York Mills local via Dixon, 40 Mississauga - Pearson - Richmond Hill, 40A Mississauga - Pearson.

Hamilton Street Railway4 Bayfront, 5 Delaware, 5C West Hamilton, 7 Locke, 8 York, 11 Parkdale, 34 Upper Paradise, 51 University, Olympic Torch shuttle.

Mississauga Transit1 Dundas, 3 Bloor, 4 Sherway Gardens, 5 Dixie, 6 Credit Woodlands - Westdale, 7 Airport, 8 Cawthra, 9 Rathburn - Miller’s Grove, 10 Bristol - Britannia, 14 Lorne Park, 19 Hurontario, 20 Rathburn, 23 Lakeshore, 26 Burnhamthorpe, 28 Confederation, 34 Credit Valley, 45 Winston Churchill, 51 Tomken, 61 Mavis, 68 Windsor Hill, 110 University.

Oakville Transit2 Lakeshore, 14 Lakeshore West, 15 Bridge, 17 Kerr, 21 Clearview.

Toronto Transit Commission48 Rathburn, 50 Burnhamthorpe.


Acton

After leaving Georgetown, the torch travels by convoy to arrive in Acton.

Although GO Transit buses do operate to Bolton, the torch does not affect transit services when it passes through Bolton.

After leaving Acton, the torch travels by convoy to Nashville and Milton.


Brampton

After spending the night in Brampton, the torch continues its journey toward Vancouver.

Peel Regional Police, the Region of Peel and the City of Brampton temporarily close and then re-open streets to traffic to protect the safety of the torchbearers and their companions.

On December 19, the torch starts passing through Brampton at City Hall around 6:15 a.m., then proceeds:

northward along Main Streets South and North; and then
westward along Bovaird Drive West to worthington Avenue / Lake Louise Drive,
arriving at about 6:50 a.m.

The Olympic Torch Relay affects Brampton Transit and GO Transit services in Brampton on December 19.

Brampton Transit
5 Bovaird

From about 6:30 until 6:45 a.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect detours and delays as the torch passes along Bovaird Drive West between Main Street North and Worthington Avenue / Lake Louise Drive.

4 Chinguacousy

From about 6:30 until 6:45 a.m, east- and westbound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Bovaird Drive West at Chinguacousy Road North.

They should also expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Bovaird Drive West between Brisdale Drive and Worthington Avenue / Lake Louise Drive.

2 Main

From about 6 until 6:45 a.m., south- and northbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Main Streets South and North between Wellington Street and Bovaird Drive.

3 McLaughlin

From about 6:30 until 6:45 a.m., south- and northbound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Bovaird Drive West at McLaughlin Road North.

1 Queen

From about 6:15 until 6:30 a.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Main Street North at Theatre Lane / Nelson Street West.

24 Van Kirk

From about 6:15 until 6:30 a.m., south- and northbound passengers should expect detours and delays as the torch passes along Main Street North between Nelson Street West / Theatre Lane and English Street.

From about 6:30 until 6:45 a.m., south- and northbound passengers should also expect delays as the torch passes along Bovaird Drive West at Royal Orchard / Van Kirk Drives.

9 Vodden

From about 6:15 until 6:30 a.m.,. east- and westbound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Main Street North at Vodden Street.

From about 6:30 until 6:45 a.m., east- and westbound passengers should also expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Bovaird Drive West between Fletcher’s Creek Boulevard and Worthington Avenue / Lake Louise Drive.

29 Williams

From about 6:15 until 6:30 a.m.,. east- and westbound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Main Street North at Williams Parkway.

GO Transit
31 Georgetown - Union

From about 6:15 until 6:45 a.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Main Street North between Nelson Street West / Theatre Lane and Bovaird Drive and along Bovaird West between Main North and Worthington Avenue / Lake Louise Drive.

The Olympic Torch Relay also affects service along this route as it passes through Georgetown and Norval.

34 Brampton - York Mills local via Dixon

From about 6:15 until 6:30 a.m., east- and westbound passenger should expect delyas as the torch passes along Main Street North at Nelson Street West / Theatre Lane.

After the torch leaves Brampton, it heads to Norval.


Burlington

After leaving Oakville, the torch travels by convoy to Burlington.

Halton Regional Police Service, the Region of Halton and the City of Burlington temporarily close and then re-open streets to traffic to protect the safety of the torchbearers and their companions.

On December 19, the torch starts its journey through Burlington at Burlington Mall around 4:25 p.m., then proceeds:

eastward through the Burlington Mall parking lot to Guelph Line;
southward along Guelph Line;
eastward along Prospect Street;
north- and westward through the mall parking lot;
northward along Guelph;
westward along Fairview Street;
southward along Brant Street;
westward along Lakeshore Road and North Shore Boulevard East; and then
northward along LaSalle Park and Waterdown Roads to south of Masonry Court,
arriving at about 6:22 p.m.

The Olympic Torch Relay affects Burlington Transit and Hamilton Street Railway service as it passes through Burlington.

Burlington Transit
1 Brant

From 4 until 5 p.m., southbound buses operate along their regular route to Burlington GO Station, then detour:

eastward along Fairview Street;
southward along Drury Lane;
westward along New Street;
southward along Martha Street;
westward along James Street; and then
southward along John Street to the Downtown Burlington Transit Terminal,
ending their trips.

Northbound buses reverse this routing.

From 5 until 5:30 p.m., southbound buses operate along their regular route to Brant and Caroline Street, then detour:

eastward along Caroline; and then
southward along John Street to the Downtown Burlington Transit Terminal,
ending their trips.

Northbound buses reverse the routing.

From about 4:15 until 4:30 p.m., south- and northbound passengers should also expect delays along Fairview Street between Drury Lane and Brant Street.

1 Fairview - Plains

From about 4:15 until 5 p.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Fairview Street between Guelph Line and Brant Street.

From about 6:15 until 6:45 p.m., east- and westbound passengers should also expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Waterdown Road between Plains Road and Masonry Crescent.

The Olympic Torch Relay also affects service along this route as it passes through Hamilton.

5 Francis

From 4 until 5:30 p.m., eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Ontario and Locust Street, then detour:

southward along Locust;
eastward along Lakeshore Road; and then
northward along John Street to the Downtown Burlington Transit Terminal,
ending their trips.

Westbound buses reverse this routing.

From about 5 until 5:30 p.m., east- and westbound passengers should also expect detours or delays as the torch passes along North Shore Boulevard East between Maple Avenue / Lakeshore Road and Francis Road.

3 Guelph

From about 4 until 4:30 p.m., south- and northbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Guelph Line between Prospect and Fairview Streets.

6 Headon Forest

From about 4:15 until 4:45 p.m., south- and northbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes through Burlington Mall and along Guelph Line between Propsect and Fairview Streets and Fairview between Guelph Line and Burlington GO Station

4 Pinedale

From about 4 until 4:30 p.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Prospect Street between Burlington Mall and Guelph Line.

10 New - Maple

From about 4:30 until 5 p.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Fairview Street between Burlington GO Station and Brant Street.

Hamilton Street Railway
11 Parkdale

From about 5 until 5:30 p.m., south- and northbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Lakeshore Road between Brant Street and Maple Avenue / North Shore Boulevard East.

After the torch leaves Burlington, it travels by convoy to Hamilton


Clarkson

After leaving Port Credit, the torch arrives in Clarkson.

Peel Regional Police, the Region of Peel and the City of Mississauga temporarily close and then re-open streets to traffic to protect the safety of the torchbearers and their companions.

On December 19, the torch starts its journey through Clarkson on Lakeshore Road West east of Meadow Wood Road around 2:15 p.m., then proceeds:

westward along Lakeshore West and Royal Windsor Drive to Avonhead Road,
arriving at about 2:33 p.m.

The Olympic Torch Relay affects Mississauga Transit and Oakville Transit services in Clarkson on December 19.

Mississauga Transit
23 Lakeshore

From 2:15 until 2:45 p.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Lakeshore Road West between Meadow Wood and Southdown Roads.

The Olympic Torch Relay also affects service along this route as it passes through Port Credit.

29 Park Royal

From 2:15 until 2:45 p.m., southbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Lakeshore Road West between Inverhouse Drive and Southdown Road.

45 Winston Churchill

From 2:15 until 2:45 p.m., south- and northbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Royal Windsor Drive between Southdown and Avonhead Roads.

Oakville Transit
21 Clearview

From 2:15 until 2:45 p.m., south- and northbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Royal Windsor Drive between Southdown and Avonhead Roads.

After the torch leaves Clarkson, it heads into Oakville.


Georgetown

After the torch leaves Norval, it arrives in Georgetown.

Halton Regional Police Service, the Region of Halton and the Town of Halton Hills temporarily close and then re-open streets to traffic to protect the safety of the torchbearers and their companions.

On December 19, the torch starts its journey through Georgetown on Guelph Street (Highway 7) at MacFarlane Drive / Hall Road around 7:08 a.m., then proceeds:

northwestward along Guelph Street;
westward along Mill Street; and then
northward along Main Streets South and North to Henry Street,
arriving at around 7:48 a.m.

The Olympic Torch Relay affects GO Transit service in Georgetown on December 19.

31 Guelph / Georgetown - Union

The eastbound buses that leave Georgetown GO Station at 6:55 and 8:55 a.m. proceed:

southward along Queen Street;
eastward along King Street;
southward along Mountainview Road North;
eastward along Armstrong Avenue; and then
southward along Sinclair Avenue to Guelph Street (Highway 7),
resuming their regular route eastward along Guelph.

Westbound buses reverse this routing.

From 7 until 10:30 a.m., all other eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Highway 7 and Trafalgar Road, then detour:

southward along Trafalgar;
westward along Maple Avenue;
northwestward along Guelph Street (Highway 7); and then
northward along Queen Street to Georgetown GO Station.

The buses then continue:

southward along Queen Street;
eastward along King Street;
southward along Mountainview Road North;
eastward along Armstrong Avenue; and then
southward along Sinclair Avenue to Guelph Street,
resuming their regular route eastward along Guelph.

The Olympic Torch Relay also affects service along this route as it passes through Brampton and Norval.

After leaving Georgetown, the torch travels by convoy to Acton.


Hamilton

After the torch leaves Burlington, it travels by convoy to Hamilton.

The Hamilton Police Service and the City of Hamilton temporarily close and then re-open streets to traffic to protect the safety of the torchbearers and their companions.

On December 19, the torch starts its journey through Hamilton on Main Street West and Frid Street around 7:30 p.m., then proceeds:

eastward along Main West;
northward along Bay Streets South and North; and then
westward along Cannon Street West and York Boulevard to Dundurn Park,
where the City is hosting a celebration to welcome the torch to Hamilton.

The Olympic Torch Relay affects Burlington Transit, GO Transit and Hamilton Street Railway services in Hamilton on December 19.

Burlington Transit
1 Fairview - Plains

From about 6:45 until 7 p.m., Burlington-bound passengers should expect detours and delays as the torch passes along Cannon Street West and York Boulevard between Bay Street North and Dundurn Park.

Hamilton-bound passengers should expect detours and delays as the torch passes along York Boulevard between Cannon Street West and Dundurn Park.

The Olympic Torch Relay also affects service along this route as it passes through Burlington.

GO Transit
16 Hamilton - Aldershot

From 6:15 until 6:45, Aldershot-bound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Bay Street at King Street West.

Hamilton-bound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Main Street West between Frid Street and Bay Street South.

16 Hamilton - Union express via QEW

From 6:15 until 6:45, Toronto-bound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Bay Street at King Street West.

Hamilton-bound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Main Street West between Frid Street and Bay Street South.

Hamilton Street Railway
4 Bayfront

From about 6:30 until 6:45 p.m., outbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Bay Streets South and North between Main Street West and York Boulevard.

5 Delaware

From about 6:30 until 6:45 p.m., passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Main Street West between Frid Street and Bay Street South.

52 Dundas

From about 6:30 until 6:45 p.m., passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Bay Street at King Street West.

7 Locke

From about 6:30 until 6:45 p.m., passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Main Street West between Locke and Bay Streets South and along Bay South and North between Main West and York Boulevard.

Olympic Torch shuttle

The shuttle service to the torch celebration in Dundurn Park is free to everyone who brings a non-perishable food item to donate to Hamilton Foodshare. After receiving your donation, the HSR operator will give you a free bus ticket for your return trip.

Articulated shuttle buses operate frequently between downtown Hamilton and Dundurn Park at York Boulevard and Dundurn Street North.

The buses start their trips at the regular 10 B-Line and 20 A-Line express stop on King Street East at Hughson Street.

The buses then proceed:

westward along King Streets East and West, stopping only at Bay Street;
northward along Bay Street North; and then
westward along Cannon Street West and York Boulevard,
ending their trips at York and Dundurn Street North.

The buses return:

southward along Dundurn Streets North and South;
eastward along Main Streets West and East, stopping only at MacNab Street South,
northward along John Street South; and then
westward along King Street East to Hughson Street.

The first bus leaves King and Hughson Streets at 3:30 p.m.

The last bus leaves York Boulevard and Dundurn Street North at 8:30 p.m.

You can learn more details about the shuttle service here. (.pdf)

5C West Hamilton

From about 6:30 until 6:45 p.m., passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Bay Street at King Street West.

51 University

From about 6:30 until 6:45 p.m., inbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Main Street West between Frid Street and Bay Street South.

outbound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Bay Street at King Street West.

34 Upper Paradise

From about 6:30 until 6:45 p.m., inbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Main Street West between Hess and Bay Streets South.

outbound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Bay Street at King Street West.

8 York

From about 6:45 until 7 p.m. inbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along York Boulevard between Cannon Street West and Dundurn Park.

Outbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along York Boulevard between Cannon Street West and Dundurn Park.

The torch stays overnight in Hamilton.


Milton

After the torch leaves Acton, it arrives by convoy in Milton.

Halton Regional Police Service, the Region of Halton and the Town of Milton temporarily close and then re-open streets to traffic to protect the safety of the torchbearers and their companions.

On December 19, the torch starts its journey through Milton on Bronte Street North, north of Main Street around 8:32 a.m., then proceeds:

southward along Bronte North;
eastward along Main Street East to James Snow Parkway,
arriving at about 9:10 a.m.

The Olympic Torch Relay affects GO Transit service in Milton on December 19.

21 Milton / Mississauga - Union

From 5 until 10 a.m., all buses start and end their trips at the Milton GO Station.

The Olympic Torch Relay also affects service along this route as it passes through Mississauga.

After leaving Milton, the torch travels by convoy to Toronto.


Mississauga City Centre

After leaving Toronto, the torch arrives in Mississauga.

The City of Mississauga is closing several streets near the Mississauga City Hall to accommodate the City’s celebration to welcome the torch. It’s closing:

  • Duke of York Boulevard between City Centre Drive and Prince of Wales Drive;
  • Living Arts Drive between City Centre Drive and Prince of Wales Drive; and
  • Princess Royal Drive between Duke of York Boulevard and Confederation Parkway

from 5 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Peel Regional Police, the Region of Peel and the City of Mississauga also temporarily close and then re-open other streets to traffic to protect the safety of the torchbearers and their companions.

On December 19, the torch starts its journey through Mississauga on Burnhamthorpe Road at Etobicoke Creek (the boundary with Toronto) around 10:37 a.m., then proceeds:

westward along Burnhamthorpe Roads East and West;
northward along Kariya Gate;
east- and northward along City Centre Drive;
westward along Rathburn Road;
southward along Duke of York Boulevard;
eastward along Burnhamthorpe Road West; and then
southward along Hurontario Street (Highway 10) to Troy Street,
arriving at about 1:50 p.m.

The Olympic Torch Relay affects GO Transit and Mississauga Transit services in Mississauga on December 19.

GO Transit
21 Milton / Mississauga - Union

From 5 a.m. until 5 p.m., eastbound buses operate along their regular route to the Square One GO Terminal at Station Gate Road and Rathburn Road West, then proceed:

eastward along Rathburn West;
southward along City Centre Drive;
eastward along Robert Speck Parkway West; and then
southward along Hurontario Street to Burnhamthorpe Road,
resuming their regular route southward along Hurontario.

Westbound buses reverse this routing.

From 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along City Centre Drive between Robert Speck Parkway West and Rathburn Road West, Rathburn West between City Centre and Station Gate Road, Burnhamthorpe Road at Hurontario Street and Hurontario between Burnhamthorpe and the Queen Elizabeth Way.

The Olympic Torch Relay also affects service along this route as it passes through Milton.

40 Mississauga - Pearson - Richmond Hill
40A Mississauga - Pearson
25 MIssissauga - Waterloo

From about 11:30 a.m. until noon, east- and westbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Rathburn Road West between City Centre Drive and Duke of York Boulevard.

Mississauga Transit
7 Airport

From about 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., east- and westbound passengers can also expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Rathburn Road West between City Centre Drive and the City Centre Terminal.

3 Bloor

From about 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Burnhamthorpe Road West at Kariya Drive / Kariya Gate, Kariya Gate, City Centre Drive between Kariya and Rathburn Road West, Rathburn West between City Centre and the City Centre Transit Terminal and Hurontario Street at Elm Street.

10 Bristol - Britannia

From about 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., east- and westbound passengers can also expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Rathburn Road West between City Centre Drive and the City Centre Terminal.

26 Burnhamthorpe

From 5 a.m. until 5 p.m., eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Burnhamthorpe Road West and Confederation Parkway, then detour:

northward along Confederation; and then
eastward along Rathburn Road West to Duke of York Boulevard,
resuming their regular route eastward along Rathburn West.

Westbound buses reverse this routing.

You can see a map of the detour route here. (.pdf)

From about 10:30 a.m. until 1:15 p.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect further detours or delays as the torch passes along Burnhamthorpe Roads East and West between Etobicoke Creek and Kariya Gate, Kariya Gate, City Centre Drive between Kariya Gate and Rathburn Road West and Rathburn West between City Centre and Duke of York Boulevard.

The Olympic Torch Relay also affects this route as it passes through Toronto.

8 Cawthra

From 5 a.m. until 5 p.m., southbound buses start their trips at the City Centre Transit Terminal, as usual, but proceed:

eastward along Rathburn Road West; and then
south- and westward along City Centre Drive to Kariya Gate,
resuming their regular route southward along Kariya.

Northbound buses reverse this routing.

You can see a map of the detour route here. (.pdf)

From about 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., south- and northbound passengers should expect further detours or delays as the torch passes along Kariya Gate, City Centre Drive between Kariya and Rathburn Road West, Rathburn West between City Centre and City Centre Transit Terminal and Hurontario Street at Elm Street.

The Olympic Torch Relay also affects service along this route as it passes through Port Credit.

28 Confederation

From about 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., east- and westbound passengers can expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Rathburn Road West between the City Centre Terminal and Duke of York Boulevard.

34 Credit Valley

From about 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., east- and westbound passengers can also expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Rathburn Road West between City Centre Drive and the City Centre Terminal.

6 Credit Woodlands - Westdale

From 5 a.m. until 5 p.m., southbound buses operate along their regular route to Rathburn Road West and Living Arts Drive, then detour:

westward along Rathburn West; and then
southward along Confederation Parkway to Burnhamthorpe Road West,
resuming their regular route southward along Confederation.

Northbound buses reverse this routing.

You can see a map of the detour route here. (.pdf)

From about 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., south- and northbound passengers can also expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Rathburn Road West between the City Centre Terminal and Duke of York Boulevard.

5 Dixie

From about 10:45 until 11 a.m., south- and northbound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Burnhamthorpe Road East at Tomken Road.

1 Dundas

From about 1:15 until 1:45 p.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Hurontario Street at Dundas Street.

19 Hurontario

From about 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., north- and southbound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Burnhamthorpe Road at Hurontario Street, along City Centre Drive between Robert Speck Parkway West and Rathburn Road West and Rathburn West between City Centre and the City Centre Terminal.

From about 12:30 until 2 p.m., north- and southbound passengers should also expect detours or delays between Burnhamthorpe Road and Troy Street.

The Olympic Torch Relay also affects service along this route in Port Credit.

61 Mavis

From 5 a.m. until 5 p.m., southbound buses operate along their regular route to the City Centre Terminal, then proceed:

westward along Rathburn Road West;
southward along Confederation Parkway; and then
eastward along Burnhamthorpe Road West to Duke of York Boulevard,
resuming their regular route southward along Duke of York.

Northbound buses reverse this routing.

You can see a map of the detour route here. (.pdf)

From about 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., south- and northbound passengers can also expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Rathburn Road West between the City Centre Terminal and Duke of York Boulevard.

66 McLaughlin

From about 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., south- and northbound passengers can expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Rathburn Road West between the City Centre Terminal and Duke of York Boulevard.

20 Rathburn

From about 10:30 until 10:45 a.m., east- and westbound passengers can expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Burnhamthorpe Road East between Etobicoke Creek and Ponytrail Drive.

From about 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., east- and westbound passengers can also expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Rathburn Road West between City Centre Drive and the City Centre Terminal.

The Olympic Torch Relay also affects this route as it passes through Toronto.

9 Rathburn - Miller’s Grove

From about 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., east- and westbound passengers can expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Rathburn Road West between the City Centre Terminal and Duke of York Boulevard.

4 Sherway Gardens

From about 1:30 until 2 p.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Hurontario Street at the Queensway.

51 Tomken

From about 11 until 11:15 a.m., south- and northbound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Burnhamthorpe Road East at Tomken Road.

110 University

From about 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., east- and westbound passengers can expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Rathburn Road West between City Centre Drive and the City Centre Terminal.

68 Windsor Hill

From about 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., east- and westbound passengers can also expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Rathburn Road West between City Centre Drive and the City Centre Terminal.

After the torch leaves the Mississauga City Centre area, it heads into Port Credit.


Norval

After leaving Brampton, the torch arrives in Norval.

Halton Regional Police Service, the Region of Halton and the Town of Halton Hills temporarily close and then re-open streets to traffic to protect the safety of the torchbearers and their companions.

On December 19, the torch starts its journey through Norval on Guelph Street (Highway 7) at Pine Crescent / Louisa Street around 6:57 a.m., then proceeds:

westward along Guelph Street to west of Mary Street,
arriving at about 7:06 a.m.

The Olympic Torch Relay affects GO Transit service in Norval on December 19.

31 Georgetown - Union

From 6:50 until 7:10 a.m., eastbound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes through Norval.

The Olympic Torch Relay also affects service along this route as it passes through Brampton and Georgetown.

After the torch leaves Norval, it travels by convoy to Georgetown.


Oakville

After leaving Clarkson, the torch arrives in Oakville.

Halton Regional Police Service, the Region of Halton and the Town of Oakville temporarily close and then re-open streets to traffic to protect the safety of the torchbearers and their companions.

The torch arrives in Oakville on Lakeshore Road East at Southdown Road around 2:36 p.m., then proceeds:

westward along Lakeshore Roads East and West;
southward along Forsythe and Francis Streets to Shipyards Park.

(The Burloak Canoe Club will then carry the torch by kayak northward along Sixteen Mile Creek.)

The torch then continues to proceed through town:

eastward along Randall Street;
north- east- and southward along Water Street;
southward along Navy Street;
westward along Lakeshore Road West; and then
northward along Dorval Drive to Mary Street,
arriving at about 4:02 p.m.

The Olympic Torch Relay affects Oakville Transitservices in Oakville on December 19.

15 Bridge

From about 3:45 until 4 p.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect delays as the torch reaches Dorval Drive at Mary Street.

17 Kerr

From about 3:30 until 3:45 p.m., south- and northbound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Randall Street between Sixteen Mile Creek and Water Street and along Navy Street at Randall Street.

2 Lakeshore

From about 2:30 until 4 p.m., east- and westbound passengers can expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Lakeshore Roads East and West between Southdown Road and Dorval Drive.

14 Lakeshore West

From about 3:15 until 3:30 p.m., westbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Lakeshore Road East between Reynolds and Dunn Streets.

From about 3:30 until 3:45 p.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Randall Street between Sixteen Mile Creek and Water Street and along Navy Street at Randall Street.

From about 3:45 until 4 p.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect delays as the torch passes along Dorval Drive at Rebecca Street.

After leaving Oakville, the torch travels by convoy to Burlington.


Port Credit

After leaving the Mississauga City Centre area, the torch arrives in Port Credit.

Peel Regional Police, the Region of Peel and the City of Mississauga temporarily close and then re-open streets to traffic to protect the safety of the torchbearers and their companions.

On December 19, the torch starts its journey through Port Credit on Hurontario Street at Troy Street around 1:50 p.m., then proceeds:

southward along Hurontario; and then
westward along Lakeshore Roads East and West to Balboa Drive,
arriving around 2:11 p.m.

The Olympic Torch Relay affects Mississauga Transit services in Port Credit on December 19.

8 Cawthra

From about 1:45 until 2:15 p.m., south- and northbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Hurontario Street between Mineola Road and Lakeshore Road East and Lakeshore East between Hurontario and Elizabeth Street.

The Olympic Torch Relay also affects service along this route as it passes through the Mississauga City Centre area.

19 Hurontario

From about 1:45 until 2:15 p.m., south- and northbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Hurontario Street between Troy Street and Lakeshore Road East and Lakeshore East between Hurontario and Elizabeth Street.

The Olympic Torch Relay also affects service along this route when it passes through the 19 Mississauga City Centre area.

23 Lakeshore

From about 2 until 2:15 p.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Lakeshore Roads East and West between Hurontario Street and Balboa Drive.

The Olympic Torch Relay also affects service along this route as it passes through Clarkson.

14 Lorne Park

From about 2 until 2:15 p.m., eastbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Lakeshore Roads East and West between Ann Street and Mississauga Road.

Westbound passengers should expect detours or delays as the torch passes along Lakeshore Roads East and West between Elizabeth and Front Streets.

After leaving Port Credit, the torch heads into Clarkson.


Toronto

After the torch leaves Milton, it travels by convoy to Toronto.

As it passes through Toronto, the Toronto Police Service and the City of Toronto temporarily close and then re-open streets to traffic to protect the safety of the torchbearers and their companions.

On December 19, the torch starts its journey through Toronto at the Etobicoke Olympium on Rathburn Road west of Renforth Drive around 10:19 a.m., then proceeds:

westward along Rathburn;
southward along Mill Road; and then
westward along Burnhamthorpe Road, the boundary with Mississauga,
arriving at about 10:37 a.m.

The Olympic Torch Relay affects Mississauga Transit and TTC services in Toronto on December 19.

Mississauga Transit
26 Burnhamthorpe

From 10:30 until 10:45 a.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect delays on Burnhamthorpe Road west of Mill Road.

The Olympic Torch Relay also affects service along this route as it passes through Mississauga.

20 Rathburn

From 10:30 until 10:45 a.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect delays on Burnhamthorpe Road west of Mill Road.

The Olympic Torch Relay also affects service along this route as it passes through Mississauga.

Toronto Transit Commission
50 Burnhamthorpe

From 10:30 until 10:45 a.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect delays on Burnhamthorpe Road west of Mill Road.

48 Rathburn

From 10:15 until 10:30 a.m., east- and westbound passengers should expect detours or delays on Rathburn Road between Centennial Park and Mill Roads.

After leaving Toronto, the torch heads into Mississauga.


Inbound buses operate toward downtown.

Outbound buses operate away from downtown.