As part of the TTC’s continuing modernization efforts the turnstiles at Queen Station will be replaced with new paddle-style fare gates.

Construction is scheduled to start on Oct. 18. It will take until the end of November to complete.

    • From Oct. 18-19 the station will close at 11 p.m.
    • The station will be closed for the weekend Oct.20-22. It will re-open at 6 a.m. Oct. 23.
    • From Oct. 23 until the end of November the station will close at 11 p.m.
    • During the early and weekend closures subway trains will not stop at the station. Customers should use Dundas or King stations to access the subway.
    • During operating hours, customers will enter the station through a temporary station collector or through the collector booth aisle.
    • A PRESTO card reader will be available beside the station collector during the construction.
    • Customer service representatives will be available during the construction.

To purchase a PRESTO card visit the Gateway Newstand in Queen Station or visit

To learn more about PRESTO visit