Line 1 Closed St Clair West to Union Stations for Signal Upgrades.Shuttle Buses Operating St Clair West to Spadina.View All Service Alerts

506 Carlton This route runs every 10 minutes or less, all day, every day. This route is PRESTO enabled	This route is POP enabled

3 Service Advisories

Line 1: St Clair West to Union closure on April 21 and 22

No subway service between St Clair West and Union stations due to signal upgrades

Last updated April 17 2018, 10:22 AM

506 Carlton - Temporary bus replacement - Streetcar shortage

Effective February 18, 2018

Last updated January 31 2018, 9:11 AM

Line 2: Woodbine to Kennedy closure on April 28 and 29

No subway service between Woodbine and Kennedy stations due to track work

Last updated January 23 2018, 11:08 AM

The 506 Carlton streetcar route operates between Main Street Station on the Bloor-Danforth Subway and High Park Loop, generally in an east-west direction.  It also serves the College and Queen’s Park Stations on the Yonge-University-Spadina Subway.  Both Main Street and Queen’s Park Stations are accessible subway stations.

Accessible service

No accessible vehicles currently operate on this route.

One single service is operated:  the 506 (Main Street Stn-High Park) branch operates at all times, seven days a week.

The route is part of the 10 Minute Network, and operates 10 minutes or better, all day, every day.

Westbound 506 HIGH PARK

These streetcars operate from Main Street Station via south on Main Street, west on Gerrard Street East (Upper Gerrard), south on Coxwell Avenue, continuing west on Gerrard Street East (Lower Gerrard), north on Parliament Street, west on Carlton Street, west on College Street, northwest on Dundas Street West, and west on Howard Park Avenue to High Park Loop (on the south side of Howard Park Avenue, west of Parkside Drive).

Eastbound 506 MAIN STREET STN

These streetcars operate from High Park Loop via east on Howard Park Avenue, southeast on Dundas Street West, east on College Street, east on Carlton Street, south on Parliament Street, east on Gerrard Street East (Lower Gerrard), north on Coxwell Avenue, continuing east on Gerrard Street East (Upper Gerrard), and north on Main Street to Main Street Station.

All streetcars on the route serve local streetcar stops along the route.

Map of route 506 Carlton on diversion


Stop Number: Use the Stop Number to help plan your trip or find out when the next streetcar will arrive by texting the Stop Number to 898882.

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