Eglinton West Subway Station

Eglinton West Subway Station Toronto | Address, Map and Parking

Eglinton West Station is a key transit hub in Toronto, Canada. Currently serving Line 1 Yonge-University, it sits on the north side of Eglinton Avenue West, nestled in the median of Allen Road. Soon to become an interchange station, it’s undergoing exciting developments with the addition of Line 5 Eglinton, slated for completion in 2024. This expansion will transform Eglinton West into a major connection point, offering enhanced accessibility and easier travel across the city.

  • Location: 1300 Eglinton Avenue West, Toronto, Canada
  • Lines: Serves Line 1 Yonge-University currently, will become an interchange station with Line 5 Eglinton upon completion in 2024
  • Accessibility: Fully accessible
  • Platforms:
    • Line 1: 2 side platforms
    • Line 5: 1 center platform
  • Tracks: 2 tracks for each line
  • Connections: TTC buses
  • Opened: 1978 (Line 1), 2024 (Line 5)
  • Passengers: 20,259 (2019)
Preceding stationFollowing station
Glencairn towards VaughanSt. Clair West towards Finch
Eglinton West Subway Station

Eglinton West Station Summary:


  • Fully accessible with elevators and escalators.
  • Wheel-Trans stop is available at the north end of the bus platform.


  • Level 1 (Street): Entrance, fare gates, bus platform, and access to the subway platform.
  • Level 2 (Subway Platform): Northbound and southbound platforms with elevators, escalators, and stairs for access.

Platform details:

  • Side platforms for Line 1 trains.
  • Each platform has specific locations for elevators, escalators, stairs, and the Designated Waiting Area (DWA).

Additional information:

  • The nearest intersection is Eglinton Avenue West and Allen Road.

Eglinton West Station Operating Hours:

  • Weekdays: 5:50 AM to 2:10 AM
  • Saturdays & Holidays: 6:00 AM to 2:05 AM
  • Sundays: 7:45 AM to 2:05 AM

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  • Located at both the Eglinton Ave W entrances for northbound and southbound Line 1 platforms.
  • Call the Lift Line Service before your trip for status updates: 416-539-LIFT (5438).
  • Also, check Accessibility Alerts for any updates.


  • Always operational:
    • Concourse to Southbound Platform (Up)
    • Concourse to Northbound Platform (Down)
  • Temporarily out of service:
    • Southbound Platform to Concourse (Down)
    • Northbound Platform to Concourse (Up)

Northbound: Trains to Vaughan Metropolitan Centre arriving every 1, 4, and 6 minutes. Southbound: Trains to Finch via Union arriving every 2, 5, and 8 minutes.

Here are some nearby landmarks near Eglinton West Subway Station:

  • York-Eglinton Business Improvement Area (BIA): This BIA is a hub for businesses in the area, including restaurants, shops, and offices. It’s known for its diverse range of companies and its vibrant atmosphere.
  • Little Jamaica: Little Jamaica is a vibrant neighborhood known for its Jamaican community and culture. It’s a great place to find Jamaican food, music, and shops.
  • Oakwood-Vaughan and Humewood-Cedarvale neighborhoods are two residential neighborhoods located near the station. They offer a variety of housing options, from single-family homes to apartments.
  • Eglinton Park: Eglinton Park is a large park located west of the station. It’s a great place to walk, jog, or picnic.
  • Canada Square Complex: The Canada Square Complex is a large office complex directly above the station. It houses TVOntario studios and the head offices of Canadian Tire.
  • Yonge Eglinton Centre: The Yonge Eglinton Centre is a shopping mall located at the northwest corner of Yonge and Eglinton. It’s home to a variety of stores and restaurants.

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