There are 6 ways to get from Union Station to Islington Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, line 2 subway  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from UP Express Union Station to Bloor GO/UP Up
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Dundas West Station - Westbound Platform to Islington Station - Westbound Platform 2

$7 - $12

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Line 1 subway, line 2 subway  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from UNION STATION - NORTHBOUND PLATFORM towards VAUGHAN METROPOLITAN CENTRE to St George Station - Northbound Platform 1
  2. Take the line 2 subway from St George Station - Westbound Platform to Islington Station - Westbound Platform 2

$5

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Line 320 bus, line 300 bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 320 bus from Yonge St At Front 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 to Islington Station 300

$5

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Union Station to Islington Station 9.7 miles

$25 - $31

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Union Station to Islington Station 9.7 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Union Station to Islington Station 9.7 miles

$16 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Union Station to Islington Station is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Union Station to Islington Station is to taxi which costs $30 - $40 and takes 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Union Station to Islington Station station. However, there are services departing from Yonge St At Front St East and arriving at Islington Station via Bloor St East At Yonge St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

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The distance between Union Station and Islington Station is 12 km. The road distance is 15.5 km.

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The best way to get from Union Station to Islington Station without a car is to train and line 2 subway which takes 26 min and costs $9 - $17.

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It takes approximately 26 min to get from Union Station to Islington Station, including transfers.

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Union Station to Islington Station bus services, operated by Toronto Transit, depart from Yonge St At Front St East station.

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Union Station to Islington Station bus services, operated by Toronto Transit, arrive at Islington Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Union Station to Islington Station is 16 km. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Union Station to Islington Station.

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There are 998+ hotels available in Islington Station. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Union Station to Islington Station.
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  • Distance: 7.2 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Union Station, ON, Canada and Islington Station, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from Union Station to Islington Station via Yonge St At Front St East, Yonge St At Bloor St East North Side, and Bloor St East At Yonge St in around 1 h 1 min.

Train operators
UP Express
Website
upexpress.com
Train from UP Express Union Station to Bloor GO/UP
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
upexpress.com
Pearson - Union
$10
1-2 Stops
$4 - $5
Toronto Transit
Website
ttc.ca
Subway from Dundas West Station - Westbound Platform to Islington Station - Westbound Platform
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ttc.ca
Subway from UNION STATION - NORTHBOUND PLATFORM towards VAUGHAN METROPOLITAN CENTRE to St George Station - Northbound Platform
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ttc.ca
Subway from St George Station - Westbound Platform to Islington Station - Westbound Platform
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ttc.ca
Bus operators
Toronto Transit
Website
ttc.ca
Bus from Yonge St At Front St East to Yonge St At Bloor St East North Side
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ttc.ca
Bus from Bloor St East At Yonge St to Islington Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ttc.ca
Other operators
Uber Toronto
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Union Station to Islington Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$16 - $23
WAV
$22 - $29
Assist
$22 - $29
UberX
$18 - $24
uberXL
$35 - $45
Select
$35 - $50
Black
$40 - $55
Black SUV
$45 - $65
Taxi from Union Station to Islington Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$25 - $31
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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