There are 5 ways to get from North York to Downtown Toronto by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 1 subway  •  23 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from North York Centre Station - Southbound Platform to Queen Station - Southbound Platform 1

$3

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Bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the bus from Yonge St At Sheppard Ave West to Yonge St At Queen St West 320 / ...

$2 - $22

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from North York to Downtown Toronto 8.8 miles

$23 - $28

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from North York to Downtown Toronto 8.8 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from North York to Downtown Toronto 8.8 miles

$15 - $21

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Yonge St At Sheppard Ave West and arriving at Yonge St At Queen St West. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between North York and Downtown Toronto is 13 km. The road distance is 14 km.

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The best way to get from North York to Downtown Toronto without a car is to line 1 subway which takes 23 min and costs .

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The line 1 subway from North York Centre Station - Southbound Platform to Queen Station - Southbound Platform takes 23 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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North York to Downtown Toronto bus services, operated by Toronto Transit, depart from Yonge St At Sheppard Ave West station.

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North York to Downtown Toronto bus services, operated by Toronto Transit, arrive at Yonge St At Queen St West station.

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Yes, the driving distance between North York to Downtown Toronto is 14 km. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from North York to Downtown Toronto.

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There are 1012+ hotels available in Downtown Toronto. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from North York to Downtown Toronto.
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  • Distance: 8.3 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

What companies run services between North York, ON, Canada and Downtown Toronto, ON, Canada?

Toronto Transit operates a bus from North York to Downtown Toronto every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 30 min. Parkbus also services this route 4 times a week.

Train operators
Toronto Transit
Website
ttc.ca
Subway from North York Centre Station - Southbound Platform to Queen Station - Southbound Platform
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ttc.ca
Bus operators
Toronto Transit
Website
ttc.ca
Bus from Yonge St At Sheppard Ave West to Yonge St At Queen St West
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ttc.ca
Parkbus
Phone
+1 800-928-7101
Website
parkbus.ca
Bus from Toronto - 5 Old York Mills Rd to Toronto - Starbucks, 30 Carlton Street
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
parkbus.ca
Other operators
Uber Toronto
Website
uber.com
Towncar from North York to Downtown Toronto
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$15 - $21
WAV
$21 - $27
Assist
$21 - $27
UberX
$17 - $22
uberXL
$30 - $45
Select
$35 - $45
Black
$35 - $50
Black SUV
$45 - $60
Taxi from North York to Downtown Toronto
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
City Taxi
Phone
+1 416-740-2222
Website
citytaxitoronto.com
Co-op Cabs
Phone
+1 416-504-2667
Website
co-opcabs.com
Beck Taxi
Phone
+1 416-751-5555
Website
becktaxi.com

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