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Bessarion Station

This station is accessible

Sheppard

Subway platform at Bessarion Station.

Station features

  • Accessible: Yes
  • Metropass purchase by debit or credit card
  • Centre platform
  • Transfer required for connecting to surface routes

Sheppard Schedule

Sheppard trains run every 5-6 minutes every day.

Train and direction Monday to Friday Saturday and Holidays Sunday
First Train eastbound Monday to Friday 5:36 am Saturday and Holidays 5:52 am Sunday 8:54 am
Last Train eastbound Monday to Friday 2:18 am Saturday and Holidays 2:18 am Sunday 2:18 am
First Train westbound Monday to Friday 5:35 am Saturday and Holidays 5:51 am Sunday 8:53 am
Last Train westbound Monday to Friday 2:29 am Saturday and Holidays 2:29 am Sunday 2:29 am

Elevators

Lift Line - Call the Lift Line Service before you travel. 416-539-LIFT (5438)

Accessible Alternatives - In the event that your elevator is not in service, look for plans posted at each elevator. You can also view the plans before you travel. View the plan for Bessarion.

Location Planned Service
Concourse to Platform No scheduled maintenance
Main Entrance to Concourse No scheduled maintenance

Escalators

Location Direction Planned Service
Main Entrance To Concourse Down At All Times No scheduled maintenance
Main Entrance To Concourse Up At All Times No scheduled maintenance
Concourse To Platform Down At All Times No scheduled maintenance
Concourse To Platform Up At All Times No scheduled maintenance

Parking

Station Description

Station Overview

  • Address, 731 Sheppard Avenue East
  • Accessible, Yes
  • Number of Levels, 3
  • Platform Type, Centre

Entrances, 2

Sheppard Avenue Entrance, South side, Accessible
  • Nearest Intersection, Sheppard Avenue East and Bessarion Road (Burbank Drive)
  • Location on Street, on the south side of Sheppard Avenue East, 40 metres east of Bessarion Road
  • Elevator, escalator and stair access to Concourse Level
Sheppard Avenue Entrance, North side
  • Nearest Intersection, Sheppard Avenue East and Burbank Drive (Bessarion Road)
  • Location on Street, on the north side of Sheppard Avenue, 41 metres east of Burbank Drive
  • Stair access to Concourse Level

Station Levels, 3

Note, Star indicates a level where customers enter the station.

Star, Street
  • Entrances
  • Elevator, escalator and stair access to Concourse Level
  • Transfer to Bus service at stops on Sheppard Avenue East
  • Wheel Trans transfer point, on street at the Sheppard Avenue Entrance, South side, Accessible
Concourse/Collector
  • Collector and turnstiles
  • Elevator, escalator and stair access to Sheppard Avenue East, south side
  • Stair access to Sheppard Avenue East, north side
  • Elevator, escalator and stair access to Subway Platform Level
Subway Platform
  • Eastbound and westbound trains
  • Elevator, escalator and stair access to Concourse Level

    Eastbound
  • Elevator is located near the third car of the train
  • Escalator is located near the fourth car of the train
  • Stairs are located near the second and fourth cars of the train

    Westbound
  • Elevator is located near the second car of the train
  • Escalator is located near the first car of the train
  • Stairs are located near the first and third cars of the train

Designated Waiting Areas (DWAs)

TTC Customers at Designated Waiting Area on subway platform.

DWAs are located on all subway and rapid transit (RT) platforms for your safety and convenience while you are waiting for your train.

A DWA has brighter lights as well as an intercom, a closed-circuit television camera, a public telephone, and a bench to sit on while you wait.

Help

Stop Number: Find out when the next streetcar will arrive: text the Stop Number to 898882.

Accessible routes: The TTC provides accessible service on many routes. Not all stops or stations are accessible.




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AttentionService Alert:

Elevator Alert: Union Station, (University) northbound to Downsview, train platform to concourse, out of service until February 2015.

Last updated Nov 18, 11:03 AM

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