Scarborough Subway ExtensionExtending Line 2 subway service 7.8 km farther into the heart of Scarborough.
- Scarborough Subway Extension
The Scarborough Subway Extension will bring the TTC’s Line 2 subway service nearly eight kilometres farther into Scarborough.
It will extend from Kennedy Station to Sheppard Avenue and McCowan Road, providing quick and seamless transit for those heading into and out of the downtown core and those travelling within Scarborough. The extension will replace Line 3 (the Scarborough RT), helping to reduce travel times and improve access to jobs, schools and other key destinations throughout the city.
Number of stations
Connections to other transit options
Up to six
105,000 daily boardings
Increase in transit use
52,000 daily boarding by new users
Improved access to transit
38,000 more people within walking distance to transit
Improved access to jobs
34,000 more jobs within walking distance to transit
Yearly reductions in greenhouse gas emissions
In the news
Tunnelling begins on Scarborough Subway Extension
Jan. 18, 2023
Tunnelling is officially underway on Scarborough’s 7.8-km subway extension. [Read more]
Partner selected for Scarborough Subway Extension stations
Dec. 5, 2022
Development partner selected to help design remaining parts of 7.8-km subway extension. [Read more]
Part of Eglinton to be realigned for Scarborough Subway work
Aug. 14, 2022
Metrolinx keeps people moving at Eglinton & Midland during Scarborough Subway Extension construction. [Read more]
Find more updates on Metrolinx News.
Preliminary Design Business Case released
Procurement begins for tunnelling contract
Tunnel contract awarded
Groundbreaking at launch shaft site
Procurement begins for stations, rail and systems contract
Development partner selected for stations, rail and systems contract
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