New fare gates are being installed at stations across the TTC from now until mid-2017. See below for active construction projects at TTC subway stations - organized alphabetically.

Details about new fare gates

  • Turnstiles will be removed and replaced with new, PRESTO-enabled fare gates.
  • The new gates will provide easier access and offer greater flexibility for flow of traffic into and out of stations.
  • Customers may also use cash, tickets, tokens and Metropasses, however, anyone paying by cash, tickets or tokens, must enter through the collector booth aisle at the main entrance.
  • Station ambassadors will be available to help direct customers into stations throughout construction.

For general information on PRESTO, including the fare gate installation schedule, please see our PRESTO page.

For fare gate related construction inquiries, please contact Lito Romano, Senior Community Liaison Officer, 416-397-8699, lito.romano@ttc.ca.


Davisville Station

Main entrance

Start date: August 27, 2017

Approximate end date: early October

The collector booth, main fare line and street level elevator to the concourse will be closed until early October.

  • Customers will access the station through a temporary entrance via the main lobby that connects to the bus bay.
  • A station collector will collect fares at the entrance. A PRESTO card reader will also be available.
  • Customers will use the stairs or elevator in the bus bay to access the subway.
  • All customers will exit the station via a temporary walkway through the bus bay.
  • When the collector booth is closed, customers can purchase tickets, tokens or TTC passes from the TTC’s Customer Service Centre from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday (8:30 to 7 p.m. on Thursdays) or at their destination.
  • To purchase a PRESTO card visit the Gateway Newsstand in Davisville Station or visit prestocard.ca.

Automatic entrance

Start date: August 22, 2017

Approximate end date: end of September

The entrance will close at 9 p.m. and will remain closed until the end of September. Once construction is complete, customers will only be able to access this entrance with a PRESTO card.


Kipling Station - main entrance

Start date: August 28

Approximate end date: early November

One temporary PRESTO card reader will be available beside the station collector during both phases of construction.

Aukland Road automatic entrance

Start date: August 28

  • The entrance will be closed from 10 p.m. August 28 until 6 a.m. August 31 for demolition.
  • When it re-opens, on August 31, a temporary station collector will be available at the entrance.
  • When construction is complete, customers will only be able to access this entrance with a TTC pass or PRESTO card.

St Albans Road automatic entrance

Start date: August 31

  • The entrance will be closed from 10 p.m. August 31 until 6 a.m. September 3 for demolition.
  • When it re-opens, on September 1, a temporary station collector will be available at the entrance.
  • When construction is complete, customers will only be able to access this entrance with a TTC pass or PRESTO card.

To purchase a PRESTO card visit the Gateway Newstand in Kipling Station.


Islington Station - main entrance

Start date: August 31

Approximate end date: late November

One temporary PRESTO card reader will be available beside the station collector during both phases of construction.

Second exit

Start date: September 5

Approximate end date: Mid-October

  • The exit will be closed from 11 p.m. September 5 until the middle of October.
  • When construction is complete, customers will be able to enter and exit the station here. Entry will be available by PRESTO card only.

To purchase a PRESTO card visit the Gateway Newstand in Islington Station.


St Patrick Station

Start date: July 17, 2017

Customers will be able to access and exit the station through a temporary crash gate collector or through one of the collector booth aisle that will remain open.

A temporary PRESTO card reader will be available for PRESTO card customers.