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A TTC (Toronto Transit Commission) logo.

Photography: Toronto Subway

A TTC (Toronto Transit Commission) logo.


Toronto Subway Stations
A photo from each of the 64 Toronto subway stations and 3 Toronto subway lines (so not yet including the 6 new stations as of December 2017 or Lines 3 and 5 which are LRTs).
All images are copyright Ilan Kelman.


But first a quiz: Name That Subway Station!

If the LRTs were included, then the clue "He surrounds cold ruminant" would lead to the station "McCowan". Answers appear after the subway station photos. Each subway station should be named once.

The clues:

1. 1215 stead.
2. Abacus mountain.
3. Aged plant.
4. Austen.
5. Bird.
6. Boxer?
7. Chess piece.
8. Cold, low atmosphere to the left with street first.
9. Collector, youthful, heard.
10. Columbus knot.
11. Company unknown by shaft.
12. Dale rocks.
13. Dash after child.
14. Depth equipment is beside town
15. Down, up, and strangely southwest.
16. Egg store is looted.
17. ETR.
18. Fahrenheit in Switzerland, the Geneva area.
19. First settlement.
20. For example, the opposite of negative zero.
21. Fund fire destruction.
22. Headless head in good weight.
23. Hearing stock carried.
24. Idiot head moved to end inside Ivy League school.
25. It's a chess move, honest!
26. Leaf.
27. Lego boy, Ron, fell apart.
28. Listening to power star.
29. Louisiana architect recently.
30. Lye we sell poorly.
31. Make west, north, and south, then observe and stay.
32. Matrimony.
33. Messy spat or treat?
34. Mistakenly add sun.
35. Nan slowed terribly.
36. New, newer claw set.
37. Not low drive.
38. NY in the middle.
39. Oddly set icy den.
40. Of the bridge.
41. On brass, i.e. mixed up.
42. Operate north, left, and south
43. Pads in a twist.
44. Parent describes employment.
45. Park about west.
46. Principal way.
47. Put on shapes.
48. Queen of old Toronto.
49. Royal fire?
50. Sapphire without me mixed into stew depth.
51. See bight.
52. See ill be ill.
53. Silly, silly Mr OK.
54. Sleep on heather.
55. Sleeting won't go off.
56. Softly imitate.
57. Spice stand.
58. Strangely do goose.
59. The colour of a tree.
60. Tub rust ruined.
61. Two mean and you.
62. University.
63. Unusual ode in bow.
64. Uplifted vale.
65. Vegetable west and east.
66. Victory to the crazy hot horse by the urban middle.
67. Weight under a catapult.
68. Wide vista.
69. Your kin ruined by non-commercial adversity.



Top ten subway stations we would wish to have:

1. Top-of-the-CN-Tower.
2. Pearson (UP and 192 notwithstanding).
3. Florida (winter service only).
4. The Beaches.
5. Niagara Falls.
6. University.
7. Anything East (Lawrence is LRT).
8. Centre Island.
9. Hogtown.
10. Lower Queen.
Bonus: 299 Call Control.



Bathurst (2017).

Bathurst (2017).


Bay (2015).

Bay (2015).


Bayview (2017).

Bayview (2017).


Bessarion (2017).

Bessarion (2017).


Bloor-Yonge (2017).

Bloor-Yonge (2017).


Broadview (2017).

Broadview (2017).


Castle Frank (2016).

Castle Frank (2016).


Chester (2017).

Chester (2017).


Christie (2017).

Christie (2017).


College (2017).

College (2017).


Coxwell (2017).

Coxwell (2017).


Davisville (2017).

Davisville (2017).


Don Mills (2017).

Don Mills (2017).


Donlands (2017).

Donlands (2017).


Dufferin (2017).

Dufferin (2017).


Dundas (2017).

Dundas (2017).


Dundas West (2010).

Dundas West (2017).


Dupont (2017).

Dupont (2017).


Eglinton (2017).

Eglinton (2017).


Eglinton West (2017).

Eglinton West (2017).


Finch (2017).

Finch (2017).


Glencairn (2017).

Glencairn (2017).


Greenwood (2017).

Greenwood (2017).


High Park (2017).

High Park (2017).


Islington (2017).

Islington (2017).


Jane (2017).

Jane (2017).


Keele (2017).

Keele (2017).


Kennedy (2017).

Kennedy (2017).


King (2017).

King (2017).


Kipling (2017).

Kipling (2017).


Lansdowne (2017).

Lansdowne (2017).


Lawrence (2005).

Lawrence (2005).


Lawrence West (2017).

Lawrence West (2017).


Leslie (2017).

Leslie (2017).


Main Street (2017).

Main Street (2017).


Museum (2017).

Museum (2017) with a museum.


North York Centre (2017).

North York Centre (2017).


Old Mill (2017).

Old Mill (2017).


Osgoode (2017).

Osgoode (2017).


Ossington (2017).

Ossington (2017).


Pape (2017).

Pape (2017).


Queen (2017).

Queen (2017).


Queen's Park (2017).

Queen's Park (2017).


Rosedale (2017).

Rosedale (2017).


Royal York (2017).

Royal York (2017).


Runnymede (2017).

Runnymede (2017).


Sheppard West (2017).

Sheppard West (2017).


Sheppard-Yonge (2017).

Sheppard-Yonge (2017).


Sherbourne (2017).

Sherbourne (2017).


Spadina (2017).

Spadina (2017).


St. Andrew (2017).

St. Andrew (2017).


St. Clair (2017).

St. Clair (2017).


St. Clair West (2017).

St. Clair West (2017).


St. George (2015).

St. George (2015).


St. Patrick (2017).

St. Patrick (2017) in the expected colour.


Summerhill (2017).

Summerhill (2017).


Union (2017).

Union (2017).


Victoria Park (2017).

Victoria Park (2017).


Warden (2017).

Warden (2017).


Wellesley (2017).

Wellesley (2017).


Wilson (2017).

Wilson (2017).


Woodbine (2017).

Woodbine (2017).


York Mills (2017).

York Mills (2017).


Yorkdale (2017).

Yorkdale (2017).


Top ten subway stations we would not wish to have:

1. Bracebridge.
2. 401 & 404.
3. Unroyal York.
4. North Yolk Centre.
5. Mike Harris.
6. Metro Toronto.
7. Montgomery's Tavern.
8. Scarberia.
9. Lines 13 and 18 interchange.
10. Narrow view.
Bonus: Maple Laughs.



The quiz answers:

1. Runnymede
2. Summerhill
3. Old Mill
4. Jane
5. Finch
6. Chester
7. King or Queen
8. St. Clair West
9. Sheppard-Yonge
10. Christie
11. Coxwell
12. Glencairn
13. Warden
14. Davisville
15. Dundas West
16. St. George
17. Highway 407
18. Finch West
19. Pioneer Village
20. Eglinton
21. Dufferin
22. Ossington
23. Sherbourne
24. Yorkdale
25. Castle Frank
26. Bay
27. Bloor-Yonge
28. Wilson
29. Lawrence
30. Wellesley
31. Downsview Park
32. Union
33. St. Patrick
34. Dundas
35. Lansdowne
36. Lawrence West
37. High Park
38. North York Centre
39. St. Clair
40. Dupont
41. Bessarion
42. Donlands
43. Spadina
44. Museum
45. St. Andrew
46. Main Street
47. Don Mills
48. Royal York
49. Queen's Park
50. Sheppard West
51. Bayview
52. Leslie
53. York Mills
54. Kipling
55. Eglinton West
56. Pape
57. Victoria Park
58. Osgoode
59. Greenwood
60. Bathurst
61. Kennedy
62. College
63. Woodbine
64. Rosedale
65. Keele
66. Vaughan Metropolitan Centre
67. Islington
68. Broadview
69. York University



Line 1 (1991).

Riding Line 1 (1991).


Line 2 (2015).

Riding Line 2 (2015).


Line 4 (2017).

Riding Line 4 (2017).


Lines 3 and 5 are LRTs, not subways.


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