Toronto Independent Bus Fares, Circa 1952

See Also

Danforth Bus Line Fares as of October 1952

Scarborough Township Routes:

Adults: 10 cents cash, 4 tickets 25 cents, one fare per zone
Children under 53.5 inches: 3 cents cash
Free transfers

  • Toronto-Stop 14 - 1 zone
  • Regents Park - 2 zones (Luttrell-St. Clair; St. Clair-Kingswell)
  • Toronto-Eglinton & Midland - 2 zones (Luttrell-Birchmount; Birchmount-Midland)
  • Eglinton Ave. - 3 zones (Luttrell-St. Clair; St. Clair-Midland; Midland-Stop 26)

North York Township Routes

  • St. Clair & Vaughan - Sheppard or Dehavilland: 15 cents cash
  • St. Clair & Vaughan - Wilson-Weston: 15 cents cash
  • St. Clair & Bathurst - Sheppard: 10 cents cash, 4 tickets for 25 cents, one fare per zone, 2 zones on route (St. Clair-Wilson; Wilson-Wilson Heights)
  • St. Clair & Old Weston Road - Wilson & Jane: 10 cents cash, 6 tickets for 50 cents. Tickets not accepted after 7:30 p.m. or on Sundays & holidays)

Interurban Routes

Fares are based on 3 cents per mile.

Hollinger Bus Lines Fares as of October 1952

On local routes within the Township of East York and the City of Toronto the fares are as follows:

Adults - Cash 10 cents, 4 tickets for 25 cents
Children Under 53.5 inches - Cash 3 cents, 10 tickets for 25 cents
Scholars - 7 tickets for 25 Cents
Free transfers between all local routes.

Wexford and Eglinton routes north of Amsterdam have an outer fare zone. The rates here are the same as those for the East York services.

On the Mount Albert and Lansing Road interurban routes, the Adult fare are approximately 2.7 cents per mile one way, with the return being double the single fare, less 10%. Children 5 to 12 years of age ride for half fare, and children less than 5 years of age ride for free.

12 ride tickets good for 10 days are sold for approximately 1.6 cents a mile for adults. Students 12 ride tickets are also available.

The ddult fare from Toronto to Wexford or York Mills Road is 30 cents and Lansing Road 35 cents one way. 12 ride tickets are 20 cents and 21 cents compared to 20.83 cents on the Wexford bus and TTC streetcars to Downtown Toronto.

Roselands Bus Lines Fares as of March 9, 1951

Roselands

Adults: 10 cents, 3 tickets for 25 cents
Children Under 54 inches: 5 cents
Infants: Free

Woodbridge, Weston to Woodbridge

Adults: 25 cents
Children: 15 cents

Woodbridge: Weston to Thistletown

Adults: 15 cents
Children: 10 cents

West York Coach Lines Fares as of October 1952

Eileen and Westmount south of Ellins Avenue:

Adults: 10 cents, 3 tickets for 25 cents
Children under 53.5 inches: 5 cents

Westmount north of Ellins Avenue (Second Fare Zone)

Same rates as above

Westmount Zone 1 to Zone 2 or vice versa:

Adults: 20 cents, or two Eileen tickets
Children under 53.5 inches: 10 cents, or one Eileen ticket.

Malton-Bloor-Jane:

Whole Route:
Adults: 35 cents, 4 tickets for $1.20
Children under 53.5 inches: 20 cents
Students: 15 cents on school days only

Bloor and Jane to Bloor and Highway 27:
Adults: 15 cents
Children: 10 cents

Bloor and Jane to Highway 27 and Malton Road
Adults: 20 cents,
Children: 15 cents

Bloor and Dundas to Bloor and Highway 27:
All: 10 cents

Malton-Dundas-Keele:

Whole Route:
Same fares as Malton-Bloor-Jane

Main and Lawrence (Weston) to Malton
Adults: 20 cents
Children under 53.5 inches: 15 cents
Students (7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., school days only): 10 cents

Highway 27 and Malton Road to Weston
Adults: 10 cents
Children: 5 cents