Yonge-University-Spadina (TTC)

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Yonge-University-Spadina Line

A subway train waits for passengers at Bloor-Yonge station.
Overview
Type Rapid transit
System Toronto subway and RT
Locale Toronto, Ontario
Termini Finch
Downsview
Stations 32
Daily ridership 672,390 (avg. weekday)[1]
Operation
Opened March 30, 1954
Owner Toronto Transit Commission
Operator(s) Toronto Transit Commission
Rolling stock RT75 T1, RT75 H5
Technical
Line length 30.2 km (18.8 mi)
Track gauge 4 ft 10+78 in (1,495 mm)
Electrification Third rail

The Yonge-University-Spadina Line is the oldest and most used subway line in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is operated by the Toronto Transit Commission, has 32 stations and is 30.2 km in length. It opened in 1954, and had new stations added in 1963, 1973, 1974, 1978, and 1996.

The line runs from about 6:00 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. Monday to Saturday and 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. on Sunday. The subway runs every 4–5 minutes, with extra services (2–3 minutes) during rush hour times.

The 320 Yonge bus runs late at night when the subway is closed.

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