Toronto Transit Commission route 7 'Bathurst'

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Toronto Transit Commission route 7 'Bathurst' is a ten-minute route.
Toronto Transit Commission route 7 'Bathurst' is wheelchair accessible.
Toronto Transit Commission route 7 'Bathurst' is a bike rack route.
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7 Bathurst
Number of Branches 1
Distance 29.74km (Bathurst Station - Steeles)
Blue Night 307 Bathurst SmallAccessible.gif
Types of vehicles used Nova Bus LFS Artic SmallAccessible.gif, Orion VII NG/NG HEV/EPA10 SmallAccessible.gif
Division Wilson
Ridership (2016) 26,251

7 Bathurst SmallAccessible.gif is a bus route operated by the Toronto Transit Commission in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Route Details

The current routing of route 7.

This route services Bathurst Street between Bloor Street West and Steeles Avenue West. Its southern terminal is Bathurst Station and the northern terminal is Steeles Avenue West for its one branch, 7.

History [1]

  • December 1, 1938 - Route begins operation. Route runs along Bathurst Street from Glencairn to St. Clair. It operated Mondays to Saturdays, rush hours only.
  • September 7, 1956 - Route given the number 7. Branch 7 operated daily from Sheppard to St. Clair. Branch 7A operated daily from Dufferin to St. Clair via Glencairn. Branch 7B operated from Lawrence to St. Clair. Branch 7C operated outside rush hours from Melrose to St. Clair. Branch 7D operated from Wilson to St. Clair. Branch 7E operated from York Downs to St. Clair.
  • February 18, 1957 - New express branch 7F created from Sheppard to St. Clair.
  • July 2, 1957 - Branch 7C eliminated.
  • February 2, 1959 - Branch 7F replaced by branch 7G to provide service to Lawrence Manor.
  • August 2, 1960 - New branch 7J created, operating Monday to Saturdays from Finch to St. Clair.
  • October 18, 1961 - Branch 7J extended north from Finch to Drewry.
  • August 21, 1964 - Branch 7J extended north to Steeles.
  • November 1, 1964 - Branch 7A extended from Dufferin to Caledonia.
  • February 26, 1966 - With opening of the Bloor-Danforth Line, all branches extended south from St. Clair to Bathurst Station.
  • January 28, 1978 - Route restructured due to Spadina Line opening. Branch 7 operated daily from Steeles to Wilson Station. Branch 7A operated daily from Steeles to St. Clair West Station. Branch 7B operated from Wilson Station to Bathurst Station.
  • August 15, 1979 - Branches 7A and 7B discontinued. New branch 7C operates daily from Steeles to Bathurst Station.
  • June 26, 1983 - Branch 7G created, operating Monday to Saturdays from Wilson Station to Highway 7B (Centre Street) in Vaughan.
  • September 4, 1990 - Branches 7 and 7G incorporated to route 160.
  • January 3, 1993 - Moved from Davenport Division to Wilson Division.
  • February 16, 1997 - Branch 7C made accessible.
  • June 14, 1998 - Branches simplified. Branch 7 operates daily from Steeles to Bathurst Station. Branch 7A operated rush hours only from Wilson Station to St. Clair West Station.
  • June 19, 2005 - Branch 7 made part of a 1 year bike-rack pilot project.
  • June 24, 2007 - Branch 7A made accessible and bike-rack equipped.
  • Summer 2007 - 7A branch extended to Bathurst Station due to closure of St. Clair West Station bus terminal for streetcar track construction.
  • March 30, 2008 - Temporarily divided into 7B (Bathurst Station - St. Clair West Station) and 7C (St. Clair West Station - Steeles) because of streetcar track construction on Bathurst.
  • June 21, 2009 - Full service restored. Branch 7A eliminated.
  • December 20, 2013 - First articulated bus in service.
  • March 30, 2014 - Weekday trips converted to full articulated bus service.

Previous route maps

October 2017
June 2015
June 2010
2007

Branches

This route has 1 branch:

Overnight Service

Overnight service is provided by 307 Bathurst SmallAccessible.gif over the entire route.

Vehicles

Buses that can appear on 7 Bathurst are the Orion VII NG/NG HEV/EPA10 SmallAccessible.gif.

Summary

Toronto Transit Commission Logo.png Frequency Vehicles Used Notes
Weekday AM Peak 9:30 15
Weekday Midday 9:30 13
Weekday PM Peak 8:40 18
Weekday Early Evening 9:30 12
Weekday Late Evening 10 9
Saturday Early Morning
Saturday Morning 9:15 12
Saturday Afternoon 7:30 15
Saturday Early Evening 9 11
Saturday Late Evening 10 8
Sunday Early Morning Route does not operate.
Sunday Morning 9:30 11
Sunday Afternoon 7:30 15
Sunday Early Evening 8:30 11
Sunday Late Evening 10 8
Last updated: February 20, 2018


Gallery

References

  1. https://transit.toronto.on.ca/bus/routes/7-bathurst.shtml TransitToronto. Retrieved 15 February 2018.
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