Toronto Transit Commission route 116 'Morningside'

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Toronto Transit Commission route 116 'Morningside' is a ten-minute route.
Toronto Transit Commission route 116 'Morningside' is wheelchair accessible.
Toronto Transit Commission route 116 'Morningside' is a bike rack route.
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116 Morningside
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Number of Branches 1
Distance 18.17km (Kennedy Station - Finch)
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Types of vehicles used Nova Bus LFS HEV SmallAccessible.gif, Orion VII NG HEV SmallAccessible.gif
Division Malvern
Ridership (2018) 22,200

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

Route Details

The current routing of route 116.

This route services Morningside Avenue between Guildwood Parkway and Oasis Boulevard, Guildwood Parkway, and Eglinton Avenue east of Kennedy Road. It also serves the Morningside Heights community. The southern terminal is Kennedy Station and the northern terminal is Finch Avenue East for its one branch, 116.

Branches

This route has 1 branch:

Previous Branches

History

LFS #8750 on route 116.

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  • September 3, 1989 - Service begins replacing the 34B Eglinton East branch, which originally operated from Eglinton Station to Finch Avenue via Morningside.
  • June 19, 2005 - Route made accessible.
  • May 8, 2011 - Due to system-wide service cuts, service is removed on branches 116A and 116E after 10pm on weekdays and all day on weekends.
  • October 11, 2011 - New westbound supplemental service on Eglinton Avenue East begins and is designated branch 116B. The 116B branch name is only used internally to differentiate trips that short turn at Markham Road. Eastbound trips on this branch deadhead to Markham Road and return westbound using the 116 branch display.
  • January 6, 2014 - Branch 116B is formally recognized as a short turn branch. Service on the branch is increased and extended east to Kingston Road to replace the rush hour 34 Eglinton East SmallAccessible.gif branch to Kingston Road.
  • June 22, 2014 - Eastbound 116 branch buses to Finch is redesignated 116C due to a system-wide reorganization of route branch designations.
  • September 2, 2014 - As part of a system wide reorganization, express branch 116E to U of T Scarborough is replaced by the new 198 U of T Scarborough Rocket SmallAccessible.gif.
  • May 11, 2020 - Due to reduced ridership during the COVID-19 pandemic, short turn branch 116B to Kingston Rd and Eglinton is temporarily suspended.
  • September 10, 2020 - BYD K9M buses introduced to route, completing the rollout of all three series of battery-electric buses ordered for the head-to-head comparison
  • October 11, 2020 - Dedicated rapid bus lanes were rolled out along Eglinton Avenue, Kingston Road, and Morningside Avenue between Brimley Road and U of T Scarborough, as part of a project to decrease travel times within the Kennedy Station - UTSC corridor. Route 116 services utilize the entire length of the rapid lanes, with the exception of the Kingston Road section between Guildwood and Morningside.
  • March 28, 2021 - This route was transferred to Malvern upon the opening of the brand new McNicoll Division.
  • May 9, 2021 - Branch 116A is cancelled, with service replaced by a redesigned route 905. Short turn branch 116B is eliminated with all service on this route operating to Finch Avenue East. Branch 116C is redesignated as 116.

Overnight Service

Overnight service is provided by 334 Eglinton East SmallAccessible.gif along Eglinton Avenue East between Kennedy Road and Kingston Road and Morningside Avenue between Kingston Road and Ellesmere Road. The rest of the route does not have overnight service, however, the route operates until 1:00 AM every day.

Express Service

Express service is provided by 905 Eglinton East Express SmallAccessible.gif between Kennedy Station and Ellesmere Road and by 986 Scarborough Express SmallAccessible.gif between Kennedy Station and Kingston Road/Morningside Avenue.

Vehicles

Buses that can appear on 116 Morningside include Nova Bus LFS HEV SmallAccessible.gif, and Orion VII NG HEV SmallAccessible.gif.

Previous route maps

January 2019
November 2018
July 2016
September 2015
September 2014
June 2014
January 2009
1999

Summary

Toronto Transit Commission Logo.png Frequency Vehicles Used Notes
Weekday AM Peak 6:30 16
Weekday Midday 9 12
Weekday PM Peak 7 15
Weekday Early Evening 9 11
Weekday Late Evening 11 8
Saturday Early Morning 10 8
Saturday Morning 9 10
Saturday Afternoon 7:15 13
Saturday Early Evening 9 10
Saturday Late Evening 9 9
Sunday Early Morning Route does not operate.
Sunday Morning 7:30 12
Sunday Afternoon 6:30 14
Sunday Early Evening 8 11
Sunday Late Evening 10 8
Last updated: May 9, 2021


References

  1. https://transit.toronto.on.ca/bus/routes/116-morningside.shtml TransitToronto. Retrieved 16 February 2018.
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Downtown Express 141 142 143 144 145
Blue Night 300 301 302 304 306 307 312 315 320 322 324 325 329 332 334 335 336 337 339 341 343 352 353 354 363 365 384 385 395 396
Community 400 402 403 404 405 407
Streetcar 501 502 503 504 505 506 508 509 510 511 512
Express Network 900 902 903 905 913 924 925 927 929 935 937 938 939 941 944 945 952 953 954 960 984 985 986 989 995 996
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