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      09-16-2012, 06:37 PM   #1
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OT: GTA morning travellers

Some quick insight:

What's the average travel time from 401/404 to DVP/Bloor on a weekday morning?

Let's say I need to be at Bloor for 8:30am...

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      09-16-2012, 07:08 PM   #2
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on a really good day 30 minutes. Average45 minutes
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      09-17-2012, 07:04 AM   #3
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Factor in extra time if weather is bad.
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      09-17-2012, 07:10 AM   #4
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Since we're at it, has anyone taken qew/gardiner to downtown? Is it really bad cause of ramp closures?
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ok. left this morning at 7:40 and arrived in parking lot at 8:30....not too bad for a 40km commute in some traffic.

going to try again tomorrow around 7:30-35 and see if I can make it for 8:15!
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why not take ttc it would be a lot faster.
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why not take ttc it would be a lot faster.
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There are 2 season in Toronto. Winter and Construction.
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      09-17-2012, 11:00 PM   #8
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why not take ttc it would be a lot faster.
+1

There are 2 season in Toronto. Winter and Construction.
lollllll so true.

Need help on commute to downtown???
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      09-17-2012, 11:35 PM   #9
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ok. left this morning at 7:40 and arrived in parking lot at 8:30....not too bad for a 40km commute in some traffic.

going to try again tomorrow around 7:30-35 and see if I can make it for 8:15!
Moved down from Markham?
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I leave Markham at 5:30 in the morning and get to Bloor around 6 everyday. Sucks to get up early but I enjoy the drive alot.
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lollllll so true.

Need help on commute to downtown???
I come from brampton to yonge and bloor everyday. when I'm lazy to get up to take the go train I park at yorkdale. $5.00 parking plus 2.60 TTC. If your coming from Markham there are a few options for TTC on the bloor line i believe. It's honestly a lot faster and easier on you. save's gas too.

biggest + no ridiculous parking cost downtown.
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+1

There are 2 season in Toronto. Winter and Construction.
So true
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