Sheppard West Station

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Yonge-University

Downsview Station is now officially known as Sheppard West Station
Bus platform, staircase and architectural features of Sheppard West Station.

Station features

4 Service Advisories

196 York University Rocket - Summer service reductions end

Service change effective September 5, 2017

Last updated August 25 2017, 12:42 PM

101 Downsview Park - Restriction during property construction

Route operating on one way looping through Downsview Park. December 2016 to December 2018

Last updated July 19 2017, 10:23 AM

104 Faywood - Temporary route and bus bay change at Wilson Station

Effective July 30, 2017 to January 2018

Last updated July 17 2017, 1:20 PM

107B Keele North - Turn restrictions during Finch West Station construction

Route diverting between Chesswood Drive and Keele Street.

Last updated February 17 2017, 9:30 AM

Line 1 Yonge-University Schedule

Yonge-University trains run every 2 to 3 minutes during the rush hours and every 4-5 minutes outside the rush hours. Read our holiday service details.

Train and direction Monday to Friday Saturday Sunday
First Train southbound Monday to Friday 6:03 a.m. Saturday 6:00 a.m. Sunday 8:02 a.m.
Last Train southbound Monday to Friday 1:18 a.m. Saturday 1:18 a.m. Sunday 1:18 a.m.

Station Hours

Times shown are approximate and are subject to change without notice.

  • Saturday & Holidays 5:55 a.m. to 2:10 a.m.
  • Sunday 8 a.m. to 2:10 a.m.
  • Monday to Friday 6 a.m. to 2:15 a.m.

Elevators

Lift Line - Call the Lift Line Service before you travel. 416-539-LIFT (5438)

Accessible Alternatives - In the event that your elevator is not in service, look for plans posted at each elevator. You can also view the plans before you travel.

Location Planned Service
Subway platform to Bus level No scheduled maintenance
Passenger Pick up and Drop off to Concourse No scheduled maintenance
Automatic entrance - Concourse to Street level No scheduled maintenance

Escalators

Location Direction Planned Service
South End - Train Platform To Concourse Up At All Times No scheduled maintenance
Centre Train Platform To Concourse Down At All Times No scheduled maintenance
North End Train Platform To Concourse Up At All Times No scheduled maintenance
Collector Concourse To Bus Platform Up At All Times No scheduled maintenance
Bus Platform To Collector Concourse Down At All Times No scheduled maintenance
Passenger Pick-Up To Collector Concourse Down At All Times No scheduled maintenance
Collector Concourse To Passenger Pick-Up Up At All Times No scheduled maintenance

Parking

TTC Sheppard West Subway Station, at Sheppard Avenue West and Allen Road, has one parking lot.

No overnight parking allowed at any lot between 2 a.m. and 5 a.m. every day.

Price change effective January 4, 2017

Accessible, 415 William R Allen Road

  • Paid parking from 5 a.m. to 2 a.m. on weekdays. Parking is free on weekends and statutory holidays.
  • No overnight parking allowed at any lot between 2 a.m. and 5 a.m. every day.  
  • Daily rate is $5 between 5 a.m. and 2 a.m.
  • Afternoon/Evening rate is $2 between 3 p.m. and 2 a.m.
  • Payment can be made by coin, VISA, MasterCard, or American Express.
  • Enter Downsview Lot from the east side of Allen Road, just south of Sheppard Avenue West; or from the south side of Sheppard Avenue West, just east of Allen Road.
  • Capacity is 632 spaces.
  • 15 accessible spaces.

Map showing the location of the Sheppard West parking lot

Station Description

Station Overview

  • Address, 1035 Sheppard Avenue West
  • Accessible, Yes
  • Number of Levels, 3
  • Platform Type, Centre
  • Washrooms, located on the Concourse/Collector Level near the Collector booth
  • Connect to York Region Transit on Bus Platform
  • Bus bay locations at this station (map)

Station Accessibility Summary

  • Accessible entrances, 3,
    • Sheppard Avenue, South Side;
    • Sheppard Avenue, North Side; and
    • Passenger Pick up and Drop Off
  • Elevators, 3,
    • Street (Sheppard Avenue, North Side) to Concourse (Automatic Entrance);
    • Street (Sheppard Avenue, South Side) and Passenger Pick up and Drop off to Concourse; and
    • Bus Platform to Concourse to Subway Platform
  • Washrooms, south end of the Concourse Level.
  • Passenger Pick-up and Drop-Off, Sheppard Avenue West
  • Parking, 415 William R Allen Road Lot

Entrances, 3

Accessible indicates an accessible entrance.

Accessible, Sheppard Avenue, South Side Entrance
  • Nearest Intersection, Sheppard Avenue West and Allen Road
  • Location on Street, on the south side of Sheppard Avenue West, travel 82 metres east of Allen Road, then continue 68 metres south to station entrance, via the walkway located east of the bus driveway
Accessible, Sheppard Avenue, North Side Entrance
  • Nearest Intersection, Sheppard Avenue West and Allen Road
  • Location on Street, on the north side of Sheppard Avenue West, 58 metres east of Allen Road
  • Elevator and stair access to Concourse Level
  • On Concourse Level, enter via an Automatic entrance or a walkway leading to the Collector
Accessible, Passenger Pick up and Drop off Entrance
  • Nearest Intersection, Sheppard Avenue West and Allen Road
  • Location on Street, on the south side of Sheppard Avenue West, 220 metres east of Allen Road, a signalized driveway leads to the PPUDO area, adjacent to the Accessible Station Entrance

Station Levels, 3

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

Star, Street
  • Entrances
  • Elevator, escalator and stair access to Concourse Level
  • Bus Platform, can be accessed only via the Concourse Level
  • Elevator access from Bus Platform to Concourse and Subway Platform Levels
  • Escalator and stair access from Bus Platform to Concourse Level
  • Wheel Trans stop, at Bus Platform, shared with route #117 Alness
Concourse/Collector
  • Collector and turnstiles
  • Elevator, escalator and stair access to Street Level
  • Elevator, escalator and stair access to Bus Platform Level
  • Elevator, escalator and stair access to Subway Platform Level
Subway Platform
  • Southbound trains
  • Elevator, escalator and stair access leading to Concourse Level and Bus Platform Levels

    Northbound
  • Elevator is located at the south end of the Subway Platform
  • Escalators are located near the first and fifth cars of the train
  • Stairs are located near the first, third and fifth cars of the train
  • The DWA is located near the fifth car of the train

    Southbound
  • Elevator is located at the south end of the Subway Platform
  • 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
  • The DWA is located near the fifth car of the train

Designated Waiting Areas (DWAs)

TTC Customers at Designated Waiting Area on subway platform.

DWAs are located on all subway platforms for your safety and convenience while you are waiting for your train.

A DWA has brighter lights as well as an intercom with access to the collector, 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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