Bessarion Subway Station Toronto

Bessarion Subway Station Toronto | Map, Location and Parking

Bessarion Station is a subway station on Line 4 Sheppard of the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) subway system. It is located in the North York district of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, at the intersection of Sheppard Avenue East and Bessarion Road. The station was opened on November 24, 2002, as part of the extension of Line 4 from Don Mills station to Sheppard-Yonge station.

Bessarion Station is a station on Line 4 Sheppard of the Toronto Subway. It is located at 731 Sheppard Avenue East, near Bessarion Road and Burbank Drive. The station is fully accessible and has two entrances on the south side of Sheppard Avenue East.

Station levels:

  • Level 1—Street: This is where you enter the station. There are two entrances, both of which have an elevator, escalator, and stair access to the concourse level. The south entrance has a Wheel-Trans stop.
  • Bessarion Station, Level 1 Street
  • Level 2—Concourse: This is where you buy your fare and take the elevator, escalator, or stairs to the platform level.
  • Level 3—Subway Platform: This is where you wait for your train. There are eastbound and westbound trains, and each platform has an elevator, escalator, and stairs.

Additional features:

  • The station has Wi-Fi service.
  • There is a collector and turnstiles on the concourse level.
  • There is a Directional Wayfinding Assistant (DWA) on each platform.
Preceding stationFollowing station
Bayview towards Sheppard–YongeLeslie towards Don Mills

Public transit to Bessarion station

Public transportation:

  • Download the Moovit app for live schedules and directions.
  • The nearest bus stops are Sheppard Ave East at Bessarion Rd East Side and Sheppard Ave East at Burbank Dr.
  • The closest subway station, Bessarion (Line 4)
  • Bus route: 385
  • Subway line: 4

Station details:

  • McMahon Dr entrance
    • Operating hours: First train: RH at 7:57 AM
    • Last train: RH at 2:28 AM
  • Address: 72 Bessarion Road, Toronto, ON, Canada

Additional information:

  • Serves GO Transit lines (details not provided)
  • Popular destinations reachable via public transit: airport, hospital, stadium, grocery store, mall, coffee shop, school, college, university

Bus lines with stations closest to Bessarion in Toronto

You have three bus options near Sheppard Ave East at Bessarion Rd East Side – Bessarion Station:

  1. 85A and 85B: Both go eastbound on Sheppard Ave East. Knowing your destination is necessary to say which is better. Check their routes and schedules online or through a transit app.
  2. 385: This night bus also goes eastbound on Sheppard Ave East. Consider this if you’re traveling late at night.
  3. 115: This goes north on Yonge St, east on Finch Ave East, and finally south on Silver Hills Blvd. Consider this if your destination is in Silver Hills.

There is also a fourth option, the 85, which stops near Sheppard Ave East at Burbank Dr – Bessarion Station (a 1-minute walk away). This bus goes eastbound on Sheppard Ave East.

Regular Weekdays (Monday-Friday): 5:30 AM – 2:30 AM

Weekends (Saturday & Holidays): 5:45 AM – 2:30 AM

Sundays: 7:55 AM – 2:30 AM

parking is not available at this station

Traveling with Accessibility Needs:

  • Call the Lift Line Service: Before your trip, ensure accessibility by calling 416-539-LIFT (5438).
  • Check Accessibility Alerts: Stay informed about any potential disruptions by checking the station’s accessibility alerts.


  • Located at the south side entrance to the concourse.
  • Provides access from the concourse to the Line 4 platform.


  • Main Entrance to Concourse: Available in both directions (up and down).
  • Concourse to Platform: Available in both directions (up and down).



  • Line 4: Currently not available. View schedule.

Surface Routes:

Bessarion Parkette is a small park with a playground, benches, and a basketball court. It is located at 72 Bessarion Rd, North York, ON M2K 2T5, Canada.

Map of Bessarion Subway Station