125 Drewry

Compiled by Jeffrey Kay
from Transfer Points, Vol. XXVI, No. 10, December 2000

March 12th, 1984

A new route providing service on Drewry Avenue west of Yonge Street. Buses run from Finch station via north on Yonge and west on Drewry to Bathurst Street, looping counterclockwise via west on Don Lake Gate, north and west on Antibes Drive, southwest on Torresdale Avenue, east and north on Antibes, and east on Don Lake to Bathurst. Initial service is 12-13 minutes in rush hours, 20 minutes midday.

 DREWRY 

 125 

 BATHURST 
 FINCH STN 

Monday through Friday, 12 hours/day

125 Drewry: March 12, 1984.jpg

November 20th, 1988

Evening, weekend and holiday service added.

 DREWRY 

 125 

 BATHURST 
 FINCH STN 

daily, 18 hours/day

February 17th, 1991 (or earlier)

Sunday evening service eliminated.

 DREWRY 

 125 

 BATHURST 
 FINCH STN 

Monday through Saturday, 18 hours/day
Sunday, 12 hours/day

(Below) Map of 125 Drewry in 1991.
Note that travel times enroute have
been lengthened from 1984.

125 Drewry in 1991.jpg

February 18th, 1996

Services are reduced system-wide due to lower government subsidies. This included the elimination of all weekend service on the 125 DREWRY route.

 DREWRY 

 125 

 BATHURST 
 FINCH STN 

Monday through Friday, 18 hours/day

October 6th, 1996

Daytime weekend service is restored at the direction of the Transit Commission.

November 23, 2008

As part of the TTC’s Ridership Growth Strategy, service on 125 DREWRY is expanded so that the bus runs at all times the subway is open, seven days a week.

 125

D R E W R Y

 

 125

D R E W R Y

 TO BATHURST 
(TORRESDALE)

 TO FINCH STN 

7 days a week, 18 hours a day


Other Items


125 Drewry Image Archive

125map.gif

An official TTC map of 125 DREWRY operations effective January 3, 2011.

ttc-7570-125-drewry-1984.jpg

TTC GM "New Look" T6H 5307N bus #7570 waits to pick up passengers at Finch station in service on 125 DREWRY in June 1984. Photo donated by Pete Coulman.

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TTC Orion VII (diesel) bus #8042 pulls out of Finch station, on its way to Torresdale in service on the 125 DREWRY. This photo was shot on August 7, 2008 by Ryan Flores and is used with permission.

125_1817_2011_01_20.jpg

TTC Orion VII Hybrid #1817 heads north on Yonge Street and west on Drewry Avenue to loop through Antibes Drive and Torresdale Avenue during evening rush-hour. Photo taken by Roman Fomin on Januray 20, 2011.

ttc-1379-125-drewry-2011.jpg

TTC Orion VII "Next Gen" hybrid bus #1379 waits to pick up passengers at Finch station in service on 125 DREWRY on a foggy June 22, 2011. Photo by Jelo Gutierrez Cantos.

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