Long Branch GO Station

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Long Branch
GO Station
Long Branch GO Station bike rack.JPG
Station statistics
Address 20 Brow Dr., Toronto, ON
Coordinates 43°35′31″N 79°32′44″W / 43.59194°N 79.54556°W / 43.59194; -79.54556Coordinates: 43°35′31″N 79°32′44″W / 43.59194°N 79.54556°W / 43.59194; -79.54556
Connections TTC Long Branch Loop
Platforms 1 side platform, 1 island platform
Tracks 3
Parking 281 spaces
Bicycle facilities covered rack
Other information
Opened 23 May 1967
Station code GO Transit: LBGO
Owned by Metrolinx
Fare zone 03
Presto card Yes
Services
Preceding station   GO Transit logo.svg GO Transit   Following station
toward Hamilton
Lakeshore West

Long Branch GO Station is a stop on GO Transit's Lakeshore West line in the community of Long Branch in southwestern Toronto, Ontario, on the boundary with the City of Mississauga.

Being one of the original Go Stations built in 1967, it is now scheduled for modernization. The plans would make the station accessible with new elevators, connecting tunnels, washrooms and canopies over the platforms. It is expected to be 2016 before these upgrades are complete.[1] It is also anticipated that more condominium development in the area will increase the population density of the neighbourhood and attract more riders.[1]

Connecting local transit[edit]

Main article: Long Branch Loop

The station is adjacent to the Toronto Transit Commission's Long Branch Loop, which serves as the western terminus of the 501 Queen and 508 Lake Shore streetcar routes as well as TTC and MiWay bus routes.

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