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There are 4 ways to get from Downtown Toronto to The Beaches by tram, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 501 tram  •  36 min

  1. Take the line 501 tram from King St West at Bay St East Side to Queen St East at Wineva Ave 501 / ...

$4

3 alternative options

Line 320 bus, line 300 bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 320 bus from Yonge St at Richmond St East to Yonge St at Bloor St East North Side 320 / ...
  2. Take the line 300 bus from Bloor St East at Yonge St East Side to Danforth Ave at Main St 300

$7

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Downtown Toronto to The Beaches 9.1 km

$26 - $32

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Downtown Toronto to The Beaches 9.1 km

$1 - $2

Downtown Toronto to The Beaches by tram

The tram journey time between Downtown Toronto and The Beaches is around 35 min and covers a distance of around 7 km. The fastest tram normally takes 23 min. Operated by Toronto Transit, the Downtown Toronto to The Beaches tram service departs from King St West at Bay St East Side and arrives in Queen St East at Wineva Ave. Typically 1157 trams run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Tram route overview

Average tram time:
35 min
Fastest tram time:
23 min
Tram distance:
7 km
Trams per week:
1157
Cheapest price:
$4
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trams

First tram departs at:
00:02
Last tram departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Downtown Toronto to The Beaches tram schedules

Downtown Toronto → The Beaches
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in The Beaches is 1-833-784-4397.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in The Beaches is recommended.

The social distance requirement in The Beaches is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1-833-784-4397.

Last updated: 27 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Downtown Toronto to The Beaches is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Downtown Toronto to The Beaches is to taxi which costs $26 - $32 and takes 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Downtown Toronto to The Beaches. However, there are services departing from Yonge St at Richmond St East and arriving at Southwood Dr at Williamson Rd via Bloor St East at Yonge St East Side and Main St at Danforth Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from King St West at Bay St East Side and arriving at Queen St East at Wineva Ave. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Downtown Toronto and The Beaches is 8 km. The road distance is 9.1 km.

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The best way to get from Downtown Toronto to The Beaches without a car is to line 501 tram which takes 36 min and costs $4.

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The line 501 tram from King St West at Bay St East Side to Queen St East at Wineva Ave takes 36 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Downtown Toronto to The Beaches bus services, operated by Toronto Transit, depart from Yonge St at Richmond St East station.

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Downtown Toronto to The Beaches train services, operated by Toronto Transit, depart from King St West at Bay St East Side station.

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Downtown Toronto to The Beaches bus services, operated by Toronto Transit, arrive at Danforth Ave at Main St station.

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Map of how to get from Downtown Toronto to The Beaches.
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  • Distance: 7.5 km
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Downtown Toronto, ON, Canada and The Beaches, ON, Canada?

Toronto Transit operates a vehicle from King St West at Bay St East Side to Queen St East at Wineva Ave every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Downtown Toronto to The Beaches via Yonge St at Bloor St East North Side, Bloor St East at Yonge St East Side, and Main St at Danforth Ave in around 55 min.

Train operators
Toronto Transit
Phone
+1 416-393-4636
Website
ttc.ca
Tram from King St West at Bay St East Side to Queen St East at Wineva Ave
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
Toronto Transit
Bus operators
Toronto Transit
Phone
+1 416-393-4636
Website
ttc.ca
Bus from Yonge St at Richmond St East to Yonge St at Bloor St East North Side
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
Toronto Transit
Bus from Bloor St East at Yonge St East Side to Danforth Ave at Main St
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
Toronto Transit
Other operators
Taxi from Downtown Toronto to The Beaches
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Scarborough City Cabs
Phone
+1 416 438 5151
Website
scarborocitycab.com
Maple Leaf Taxi
Phone
+1 416 751 5555
Website
mapleleaftaxi.com
Flash Taxi
Phone
+1 416 480 1234
Website
flashtaxi.com
Co-op Cabs
Phone
+1 416 504 2667
Website
co-opcabs.com
City Taxi
Phone
+1 416 740 2222
Website
citytaxitoronto.com

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Downtown Toronto to The Beaches train services, operated by Toronto Transit, arrive at Queen St East at Wineva Ave station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Downtown Toronto to The Beaches is 9 km. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Downtown Toronto to The Beaches.

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