TTC Holiday Service

Throughout the holidays, the TTC will run on modified schedules as follows:


Christmas Day – Sun., Dec. 25

  • Regular Sunday service
  • Subway service and most routes will start at 8 a.m.


Boxing Day – Mon., Dec. 26

  • Regular Holiday Service
  • Subway service and most routes will start at 6 a.m. and will follow a Sunday schedule.
  • Routes that do not normally operate on Sunday will not run on December 26.


Tues., Dec. 27

  • Regular Holiday service
  • Subway service and most routes will start at 6 a.m.


Wed., Dec. 28, Thurs., Dec. 29, and Fri., Dec. 30

  • Regular weekday service


New Year’s Eve – Sat., Dec. 31

  • Ride free from 7 p.m. on Dec. 31 to 8 a.m. Jan. 1 courtesy of Corby Spirit and Wine


Customers do not need to tap their PRESTO card during this time.


New Year’s Eve subway service


Subway service will be extended until approximately 3 a.m. and will run as follows:


Line 1 Yonge-University:

  • Last train from Union Station will depart at 2:31 a.m. for Finch Station and 2:27 a.m. for Vaughan Metropolitan Centre Station
  • Last southbound train from Finch Station to Union Station will depart at 2:00 a.m. and from Vaughan Metropolitan Centre Station to Union Station at 1:50 a.m.
  • Last northbound train on Line 1 will connect at Bloor-Yonge Station with the last eastbound and westbound trains on Line 2 Bloor-Danforth at 2:40 a.m. and with the last eastbound train on Line 4 Sheppard at 2:57 a.m.


Line 3 Scarborough

  • Last eastbound train will depart Kennedy Station at 3:04 a.m.
  • Last westbound train will depart McCowan Station at 2:51 a.m.


New Year’s Eve fireworks show


The City of Toronto will be ringing in the New Year with two synchronized fireworks displays across Toronto’s downtown waterfront, which can be seen from anywhere with views of Toronto’s inner harbour.


Those planning to watch the fireworks are encouraged to take the TTC to get to the display. Extra service will be provided on Lines 1 and 2, and additional streetcars will operate on the 501 Queen, 504 King, 509 Harbourfront and 510 Spadina routes.


To get to the fireworks, customers can take Line 1 to Union Station and connect to the 509 Harbourfront or 510 Spadina streetcars. Customers can also connect to the 510 Spadina at Spadina Station, or the 511 Bathurst at Bathurst Station.


The 19 Bay and 72 Pape will be diverting to accommodate the fireworks display.  


For more information on the TTC's holiday service schedule, please visit, follow @TTCNotices on Twitter or sign up for eAlerts.

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