113 Danforth

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Compiled by Peter Coulman
Map and additional information by Jelo Gutierrez Cantos
Additional information by Mike Vainchtein

November 22, 1980

Coincident with the extension of the BLOOR-DANFORTH SUBWAY from Warden to Kennedy station, service begins on a new route replacing parts of 9 BELLAMY and 43 KENNEDY. Buses run from Victoria Park station via east on Denton, south on Pharmacy, east on Danforth Avenue, northeast on Danforth Road, north on Kennedy and east on Eglinton into Kennedy station. Buses return via the reverse route.

DANFORTH

113

VICTORIA PARK STN
KENNEDY STN

7 days a week, 18 hours a day

January 5, 1986

Route extended west on Danforth to Main Station. Service into Victoria Park Station via Pharmacy and Denton discontinued. This service replaces part the 20A (Main Street station to Warden station) branch of the 20 CLIFFSIDE bus, along with the new 135 GERRARD service.

DANFORTH

113

KENNEDY STN
MAIN STN

7 days a week, 18 hours a day

February 18, 1996

Despite a system-wide cut of service resulting from the elimination of provincial transit subsidies, the 113 DANFORTH continues to operate 7 days a week, 18 hours a day. However, Saturday late evening and Sunday evening service is reduced to every 30 minutes.

February 18, 2001

A walking transfer is instituted between the 113 DANFORTH, 20 CLIFFSIDE and 67 PHARMACY buses. Passengers have to walk from Pharmacy and Danforth and Pharmacy and Denton in order to switch between the two routes.

September 4, 2005

Route made accessible using Low Floor Orion VII buses. No changes to service levels.

September 3, 2006

Service adjusted on this route and 20 CLIFFSIDE to provide evenly-spaced service on Danforth Avenue between Main Street station and Danforth Road. During the daytime on Saturdays, buses will operate at 18 minute intervals on both routes, providing a combined frequency of 9 minutes over their common route. During the daytime on Sundays, buses operate at 20 minute intervals, providing a combined frequency of 10 minutes over their common route.

April 1, 2007

The above arrangement is abandoned on Sundays when service on 113 DANFORTH is reduced to every 24 minutes.

February 17, 2008

Sunday service increased to every 20 minutes to reduce crowding.

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D A N F O R T H

 

113

D A N F O R T H

TO KENNEDY STN

TO MAIN STREET STN

7 days a week, 18 hours a day


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