Five new TTC express bus routes to start operating this March
January 25, 2016
The new express bus routes include three running through Ward 24: The 185 Don Mills Rocket (from Pape Station north to Steeles Ave. East), the 199 Finch Rocket (from Finch Station east to Morningside Heights), and the 24E Victoria Park Express (from Victoria Park Station north to Steeles Ave. East). The other two routes are the 186 Wilson and the 188 Kipling South. These enhanced routes will provide quicker, more reliable and more direct service.
185 Don Mills Rocket Express service in the Don Mills Rd./Overlea Blvd./Pape Ave. corridor, between Pape Station and Steeles Ave. E. This service will operate during the daytime and early evening, Monday to Friday, and during the daytime on Saturday, Sunday and holidays.
199 Finch Rocket New and enhanced express service on the 199 Finch Rocket: - The 199A will still provide express service between Scarborough Centre Station and Finch Station. - The 199B is a new branch providing express service between Scarborough Centre Station and York University via Finch Station, during the daytime and early evening, Monday to Friday. - The 199C is a new branch, providing express service between Finch Station and Morningside Heights during the morning and afternoon peak periods, Monday to Friday.
24E Victoria Park Express Express service will be introduced on Victoria Park Ave. between Victoria Park Station and Steeles Ave. E., operating between 6 a.m. and 10 a.m. and between 3 p.m. and 8 p.m.