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Queen Street West track repairs:
TTC detour, February 28 to March 2



The TTC is repairing its streetcar tracks on Queen Street West just west of Spadina Avenue this weekend.

It’s also detouring streetcars operating along these routes between Shaw Street and Spadina Avenue, during the work:

  • 301 Queen overnight; and
  • 501 Queen.

Shuttle buses replace the cars, operating between Dufferin and Jarvis Streets.

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501 Queen
301 Queen overnight

From 7 a.m. Saturday, February 28 until 5 a.m. Monday, March 2, the TTC detours streetcars between Shaw Street and Spadina Avenue. Shuttle buses replace the cars, operating between Dufferin and Jarvis Streets.

Eastbound cars operate along their regular route to Queen Street West and Shaw Street, then detour:

southward along Shaw;
eastward along King Street West; and then
northward along Spadina Avenue to Queen West,
resuming their regular route eastward along Queen.

Eastbound cars skip their regular stops

  • on Queen Street West at Strachan Avenue, west of Walnut Avenue, at Niagara, Tecumseth and Bathurst Street, across from Denison Avenue and at Augusta and Spadina Avenues.

Instead, eastbound cars drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Shaw Street across from Adelaide Street West and at King Street West,
  • on King Street West at Strachan Avenue, Niagara, Tecumseth, Bathurst and Portland Streets, across from Brant Street and at Spadina Avenue and
  • on Spadina Avenue north of King Street West and at Richmond Street West.

Eastbound streetcar passengers may transfer to eastbound buses at stops between Gladstone Avenue and Shaw Street.

Westbound cars reverse the eastbound detour routing.

Westbound cars skip their regular stops

  • on Queen Street West at Augusta and Denison Avenues, Bathurst Street, Palmerston Avenue, Claremont Street, west of Bellwoods Avenue, across from Strachan Avenue and at Shaw Street.

Instead, westbound cars drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Spadina Avenue south of Queen Street West and at King Street West,
  • on King Street West west of Brant Street and at Portland, Bathurst, Tecumseth and Niagara Streets, Strachan Avenue and Shaw Street and
  • on Shaw Street at Adelaide and Queen Streets West.

Westbound streetcar passengers may transfer to westbound buses at Queen Street East and Jarvis Street.

301 / 501 Queen buses

From 7 a.m. Saturday, February 28 until 5 a.m. Monday, March 2, buses replace streetcars operating along the 301 Queen overnight and 501 Queen routes between Shaw Street and Spadina Avenue.

Eastbound buses start their trips on Gladstone Avenue north of Queen Street West, then proceed:

southward along Gladstone;
eastward along Queen Streets West and East;
northward along Jarvis Street; and then
eastward along Shuter Street to Sherbourne Street,
ending their trips.

Eastbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at stops

  • on Queen Street West across from Gladstone Avenue, at Abell Street, Dovercourt Road, Ossington Avenue, Shaw Street, Strachan Avenue, west of Walnut Avenue [Sunday only], at Niagara, Tecumseth and Bathurst Street, across from Denison Avenue [Sunday only], at Augusta and Spadina Avenues, Peter, John and Duncan Streets, University Avenue, York, Bay and Yonge Streets and
  • on Queen Street East at Victoria, Church and Jarvis Streets.

Eastbound bus passengers may transfer to eastbound streetcars at Queen Street East and Jarvis Street.

Westbound buses start their trips on Shuter Street west of Jarvis Street, then proceed:

eastward along Shuter;
southward along Jarvis;
westward along Queen Streets East and West;
northward along Dufferin Street;
eastward along Peel Avenue; and then
southward along Gladstone Avenue to just north of Queen Street West,
ending their trips.

Westbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at stops

  • on Queen Street East at Church, Victoria and Yonge Streets,
  • on Queen Street West at Bay Street, across from York Street, at University Avenue, west of Simcoe Street, at McCaul, John and Soho Streets, at Augusta and Denison Avenues, Bathurst Street, Palmerston Avenue, Claremont Street, west of Bellwoods Avenue [Sunday only], across from Strachan Avenue, at Shaw Street, Ossington Avenue, Dovercourt Road, Beaconsfield Street and Gladstone Avenue.

Westbound bus passengers may transfer to westbound streetcars at stops on Queen Street West between Ossington and Gladstone Avenues.

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