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

  • December 18, 2016
  • January 8,  2017
  • February 12, 2017
  • March 26, 2017
  • May 7, 2017
  • June 18, 2017
  • July 30, 2017
  • September 3, 2017
  • October 15, 2017
  • November 26, 2017
  • December 17, 2017
  • January 7, 2018

Service on Holidays   

  • 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
  • Monday, January 2, 2017- Holiday service
  • Monday, February 20, 2017 - Family Day - Holiday service
  • Friday, April 14, 2017 - Good Friday - Holiday service
  • Monday, May 22, 2017 - Victoria Day - Holiday service
  • Saturday, July 1, 2017 - Canada Day - Saturday service
  • Monday, July 3, 2017 - Holiday service
  • Monday, August 7, 2017 - Simcoe Day - Holiday service
  • Monday, September 4, 2017 - Labour Day - Holiday service
  • Monday, October 9, 2017 - Thanksgiving Day - Holiday service
  • Monday, December 25, 2017 - Christmas Day - Sunday service
  • Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - Boxing Day - Holiday service
  • Monday, January 1, 2018 - 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.