Line 1 Yonge–University
|Line 1 Yonge–University|
Northbound platform at Union
Vaughan Metro Centre
|Daily ridership||736,420 (2015 weekday avg)|
|Opened||March 30, 1954|
|Owner||Toronto Transit Commission|
|Operator(s)||Toronto Transit Commission|
|Depot(s)||Wilson Yard, Davisville Yard|
|Rolling stock||Toronto Rocket|
|Line length||38.8 km (24.1 mi)|
|Track gauge||4 ft 10 7⁄8 in (1,495 mm)|
|Electrification||Third rail, 600 V DC|
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.
References[change | change source]
- "Toronto Transit Commission Subway ridership, 2015" (PDF). Toronto Transit Commission. Retrieved November 18, 2017.
- "2011 TTC Operating Statistics". Toronto Transit Commission. Retrieved February 10, 2013.
Other websites[change | change source]
- TTC website
- TTC Transit City LRT proposal
- Spadina line extension
- Transit Toronto (not affiliated with the Toronto Transit Commission)