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Islington Station

Bloor-Danforth

Entrance at Islington Station.

Station features

Bloor-Danforth Schedule

Bloor-Danforth trains run every 2-3 minutes during the rush hours and every 4-5 minutes outside the rush hours.

Train and direction Monday to Friday Saturday and Holidays Sunday
First Train eastbound Monday to Friday 5:43 am Saturday and Holidays 5:50 am Sunday 8:50 am
Last Train eastbound Monday to Friday 1:31 am Saturday and Holidays 1:31 am Sunday 1:31 am
First Train westbound Monday to Friday 6:02 am Saturday and Holidays 6:02 am Sunday 9:02 am
Last Train westbound Monday to Friday 2:14 am Saturday and Holidays 2:14 am Sunday 2:14 am

Escalators

Location Direction Planned Service
West End - Platform To Concourse Up At All Times No scheduled maintenance
Centre - Platform To Concourse Down At All Times No scheduled maintenance
East End - Platform To Concourse Up At All Times No scheduled maintenance
West Side - Concourse To Street Level Up At All Times No scheduled maintenance
East Side - Concourse To Street Level Up At All Times No scheduled maintenance

Parking

TTC Islington Subway Station, at Bloor Street West and Islington Avenue, has four parking lots.

Effective on January 1, 2012: 

Islington Main Lot - 3330 Bloor Street West

  • Paid parking from 5:00 am to 2:00 am on weekdays. Parking is free on weekends and statutory holidays.
  • Daily rate is $5 between 5:00 am and 2:00 am.
  • Afternoon/Evening rate is $2 between 3:00 pm and 2:00 am.
  • Payment can be made by coin, VISA, MasterCard, or American Express.
  • Enter Islington Main Lot from the north side of Bloor Street West, just west of Islington Avenue.
  • Capacity is 534 spaces.

Islington Cordova Lot - 70 Cordova Avenue

  • Paid parking from 5:00 am to 2:00 am every day.
  • Daily rate is $4 from 5:00 am to 2:00 am.
  • Payment can be made by coin, VISA, MasterCard, or American Express.
  • Enter Islington Cordova Lot from the west side of Islington Avenue, just north of Bloor Street West. The entrance is on the south side of Mabelle Avenue.
  • Capacity is 473 spaces.

Islington Lomond Lot - 20 Lomond Drive

  • Paid parking from 5:00 am to 2:00 am every day.
  • Daily rate is $7 from 5:00 am to 3:00 pm, and $4 from 3:00 pm to 2:00 am.
  • Payment can be made by coin, VISA, MasterCard, or American Express.
  • Enter Islington Lomond Lot from the north side of Aberfoyle Crescent, just east of Islington Avenue. The entrance is at the end of Lomond Drive.
  • Capacity is 283 spaces.

Islington Fieldway Lot - 22 Fieldway Road

  • Paid parking from 5:00 am to 2:00 am every day.
  • Weekday rate is $3 from 5:00 am to 3:00 pm, $2 from 3:00 pm to 2:00 am.; Weekends and holiday rate is $2 from 5:00 am to 2:00 am.
  • Payment can be made by coin, VISA, MasterCard, or American Express.
  • Islington Fieldway Lot entrance is located on Fieldway Road, off Green Lanes. Enter Green Lanes on the south side of Bloor Street West, west of Islington Avenue.
  • Capacity is 270 spaces.

Map showing the locations of the Islington Station parking lots.

Station Description

Station Overview

  • Address, 1226 Islington Avenue
  • Accessible, No
  • Number of Levels, 3
  • Platform Type, Centre
  • Connection to Mississauga Transit  (Miway)
    1. Board on Bus Platform
    2. Drop off on Islington Avenue at Main entrance to station

Entrances, 3

Islington Avenue, West Side Entrance
  • Nearest Intersection, Bloor Street West and Islington Avenue
  • Location on Street, on the west side of Islington Avenue, 52 metres north of Bloor Street West
Islington Avenue, East Side Entrance 
  • Nearest Intersection, Bloor Street West and Islington Avenue
  • Location on Street, on the east side of Islington Avenue, 56 metres north of Bloor Street West
Parking Lot Entrance
  • Nearest Intersection, Bloor Street West and Islington Avenue
  • Location on Street, on the west side of Islington Avenue, 92 metres north of Bloor Street West

Station Levels, 3

Note, Star indicates a level where customers enter the station.

Star, Street
  • Entrances
  • Stair access to Concourse Level
  • Bus Platforms can be accessed only via the Concourse Level
Concourse/Collector
  • Collector and turnstiles
  • Escalator and stair access to Street Level
  • Escalator and stair access to Subway Platform Level
  • Stair access to Bus Platforms
Subway Platform
  • Eastbound and westbound trains
  • Escalator and stair access to Concourse Level

    Eastbound
  • Escalators are located near the second and sixth cars of the train
  • Stairs are located near the second, fourth and sixth cars of the train

    Westbound
  • Escalators are located near the second and fifth cars of the train
  • Stairs are located near the second, third and fifth cars of the train

Designated Waiting Areas (DWAs)

TTC Customers at Designated Waiting Area on subway platform.

DWAs are located on all subway and rapid transit (RT) platforms for your safety and convenience while you are waiting for your train.

A DWA has brighter lights as well as an intercom, a closed-circuit television camera, a public telephone, and a bench to sit on while you wait.

Help

Stop Number: Find out when the next streetcar will arrive: text the Stop Number to 898882.

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

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