The TTC makes Service Changes throughout the year, to adjust routes and schedules to better meet customer needs.

Service changes are made approximately every four to six weeks, or about 10 times a year, starting on these Sundays (some service changes are made on dates other than those shown):

Service Change Dates

  • January 3, 2016
  • February 14, 2016
  • March 27, 2016
  • May 8, 2016
  • June 19, 2016
  • July 31, 2016
  • September 4, 2016
  • October 9, 2016
  • November 20, 2016
  • December 18, 2016
  • January 1, 2017

Service on Holidays   

  • February 15, 2016 - Family Day - Holiday service
  • March 25, 2016 - Good Friday - Holiday service
  • May 23, 2016 - Victoria Day - Holiday service
  • July 1, 2016 - Canada Day - Holiday service
  • August 1, 2016 - Simcoe Day - Holiday service
  • September 5, 2016 - Labour Day - Holiday service
  • October 10, 2016 - Thanksgiving Day - Holiday service
  • December 25, 2016 - Christmas Day - Sunday service
  • December 26, 2016 - Boxing Day - Holiday service
  • December 27, 2016 - Holiday service
  • January 1, 2017 - New Year's Day - Sunday service

Holiday Service Defined:

Holiday service is generally operated on Family Day, Good Friday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, Simcoe Day, Labour Day, Thanksgiving Day and Boxing Day.

On these days, all TTC routes will operate on their Sunday service schedules, but will start earlier, at approximately 6 a.m. Any routes that do not normally operate on Sundays, will not operate on the holiday.

Sunday service is generally operated on Christmas Day and New Year's Day. Service will be identical to that operated on a Sunday.

Subway service will start around 6 a.m. and will run every 4-5 minutes


Time Period Definitions

Service is often shown by time period. The approximate times for these periods are listed below. Some variation exists between routes, and these times should be used as a guide only.

Monday to Friday
Morning peak period 6 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Midday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Afternoon peak period 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Early evening 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Late evening 10 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Overnight 1:30 a.m. to 5:30 a.m.
Saturday and Sunday
Early morning 6 a.m. to 8 a.m.
Morning 8 a.m. to 12 noon
Afternoon 12 noon to 7 p.m.
Early evening 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Late evening 10 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Overnight

1:30 a.m. to 5:30 a.m.
(9 a.m. Sundays)

Overnight Service

There's an overnight service called the Blue Night Network. Buses and streetcars run on most major routes (transit stops are marked with a reflective blue band) every morning from about 1:30 a.m. to 5 a.m. Service is provided every 30 minutes or better.