We are located near the corner of Oakwood Avenue and Vaughan Road. In broad terms, that’s a few blocks south east of Eglinton Ave and Dufferin St.
Arriving by Car
Special Parking: There are a limited number of parking spots just east of the building, accessed from Robina Avenue. The nearest GPS location to our parking lot is the house next door. Set your GPS to 336 Robina Avenue.
Free Parking:Within 500 metres of 473 Oakwood, there are numerous public roads that offer free parking with various restrictions related to time of day, time of week and time of year.
Paid Parking: A municipal commercial parking lot located 350 metres (5-minute walk) south of 437 Oakwood provides approximately 18 spaces. Another lot is located 600 metres away (8-minute walk) on Holland Park Avenue and provides approximately 22 spaces.
Arriving by Bike
There is dedicated cycling infrastructure in the vicinity, providing strong east-west and north-south connections to the broader city-wide network. There are on-street shared cycling connections exist along Winona Drive between Eglinton Avenue West and Davenport Road, They are located within 500 metres of the site.
Additional on-street shared cycling connections exist along Vaughan Road east of Winona Drive and provide connections to the broader cycling network. Dedicated bicycle lanes are located 450 metres south of the site along Rogers Road and approximately 1.5 km north along Marlee Avenue, and the Beltline Trail multi-use trail is located approximately 1.4 km north of 473 Oakwood.
Arriving By Transit
From Ossington Station (on the Bloor-Danforth line): Take the 63 Ossington bus or the 161 Rogers Road bus northbound. Both buses run past our front door. Sunday service operates at 10-minute intervals.
From St Clair West Station (on the University line): Take the 90 Vaughan bus, which travels along Vaughan Rd, turns West and makes a short jog before going North along Oakwood running past our front door. Sunday service operates at 12-minute intervals.
From St Clair Station (on the Yonge line): Take the 512 St Clair streetcar westbound to St Clair West Station, then the 90 Vaughan bus. Or take the 512 St Clair streetcar westbound to Oakwood Ave, then catch either the 63 Ossington bus or the 161 Rogers Road bus northbound.
From Eglinton West station (on the University line): The TTC estimates that the walk from Eglinton West station to 473 Oakwood is just under 20 minutes.
Use the TTC Trip Planner to find the best way from where you are to 473 Oakwood Ave.
Note that once the Eglinton LRT (Light Rapid Transit) is open in 2023, there will be a bus southbound along Oakwood Ave from Oakwood station.