No streetcars on Queens Quay east of Spadina,
April 16 to May 7



Updated — Wednesday, May 2, 4:49 p.m. (Thanks to Mark Brader for providing revised information.)


Updated — Saturday, April 22, 1:18 p.m.


For three weeks, starting Monday, April 16, the TTC is repairing the streetcar tracks on Queens Quay West, between Lower Spadina Avenue and Bay Street.

During the work, streetcars operating along the 509 Harbourfront and 510 Spadina routes start and end their trips in the Spadina / Queens Quay Loop.

Shuttle buses replace streetcar service on Queens Quay West east of Lower Spadina Avenue, operating between Exhibition Loop and Union Station.


509 Harbourfront

From Monday, April 16 until Sunday, May 6, streetcars operate only between Exhibition and Spadina / Queens Quay Loops

Eastbound cars skip their regular stops

  • on Queens Quay West east of Rees, Lower Simcoe and York Streets and
  • at Queens Quay and Union streetcar stations.

Instead, eastbound cars pick up passengers in Queens Quay / Spadina Loop.

Westbound cars skip their regular stops

  • at Union and Queens Quay streetcar stations and
  • on Queens Quay West west of York, Lower Simcoe and Rees Streets.

Instead, westbound cars drop off passengers in Queens Quay / Spadina Loop.

Shuttle buses replace the cars west of Spadina / Queens Quay Loop, operating between Union Station and Exhibition Loop.

509 / 510 Harbourfront shuttle buses

From Monday, April 16 until Sunday, May 6, buses operate between Bathurst Street and Union Station.

Eastbound buses start their trips at Bathurst Street and Lake Shore Boulevard West, then proceed:

eastward along Lake Shore West;
southward along Dan Leckie Way;
eastward along Queens Quay West;
northward along Bay Street;
eastward along Adelaide Street West;
southward along Yonge Street;
westward along Wellington Street West; and then
southward along Bay Street to just south of Front Street West (beside Union Station),
ending their trips.

Westbound buses start their trips on Bay Street, just south of Union Station, then proceed:

southward along Bay Street;
westward along Queens Quay West;
northward along Bathurst Street;
westward along Lake Shore Boulevard West;
northward along Fort York Boulevard; and then
westward along Fleet Street and the Exhibition Loop access road to Exhibition Loop,
ending their trips.

Buses drop off and pick up passengers at stops beside the curb, instead of at the centre-road “island” streetcar stops.

Passengers transferring between the buses and the subway at Union Station require passes or paper transfers.

510 Spadina

From Monday, April 16 until Sunday, May 6, streetcars operate only between Spadina Station and Spadina / Queens Quay Loop.

South- and eastbound cars skip their regular stops

  • on Queens Quay West east of Rees, Lower Simcoe and York Streets and
  • at Queens Quay and Union streetcar stations.

West- and northbound cars skip their regular stops

  • at Union and Queens Quay streetcar stations,
  • on Queens Quay West west of York, Lower Simcoe and Rees Streets.