Transportation

Boat in Wolfe Island

Wolfe Island Car Ferry

Getting to Wolfe Island on the free car ferry is half the fun: the 25-minute trip affords views of the city, Fort Henry and islands. On the Kingston side, the ferry terminal is at the intersection of Ontario and Bar…
Airport in Toronto

Union Pearson Express

The fastest way to get downtown from Pearson Airport is the Union Pearson Express (or UP Express) rail link. The comfortable trains leave every 15 minutes, have free wi-fi and power points and take just 25 minutes t…
Ferry in Toronto

Toronto Islands Ferries

From April to September, ferries run every 15 to 30 minutes from 8am to 11pm. The journey (to either Ward’s Island or Hanlan’s Point) takes only 15 minutes, but queues can be long on weekends and holidays – show up …
Airport in Ottawa

Ottawa MacDonald-Cartier International Airport

The state-of-the-art Ottawa MacDonald-Cartier International Airport is 15km south of the city and, perhaps surprisingly, is very small. Almost all international flights require a transfer before arriving in the capi…
Airport in Sault Ste Marie

Sault Ste Marie Airport

Sault Ste Marie Airport is some 18km west of downtown. Take Second Line (Hwy 550) 13km west, then head south for 5km along Airport Rd (Hwy 565). Flights to/from Toronto are available with Air Canada and Porter, and …
Train in Toronto

Union Station

Grand Union Station, downtown, is Toronto’s main rail hub, with currency exchange booths and Travellers’ Aid Society help desk. VIA Rail plies the heavily trafficked Québec City–Windsor corridor and beyond to the gr…
Airport in Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay Airport

Thunder Bay Airport is on the southwest side of the city, about 10km from downtown, at the junction of Arthur St W and Hwy 61. It is served by Air Canada, WestJet, Porter, Wasaya and Bearskin, with around 15 flights…
Bus in Hamilton

GO Centre

Coach Canada, Greyhound Canada and Toronto-bound GO Transit commuter buses ($10.75, one to two hours, every 20 minutes) and trains ($10.75, one hour, three daily) roll out of the GO Centre, three blocks south of the…
Bus in Toronto

Metro Toronto Coach Terminal

Long-distance buses operate from this terminal, where the Travellers’ Assistance Services of Toronto have a help desk. When making reservations, always ask for a direct or express bus. Advance tickets are cheaper bu…
Helicopter in Cochrane to Moose Factory & Moosonee

Expedition Helicopters

During late fall and early spring, when the Moose River is respectively freezing over and thawing, Expedition's daily helicopter flights are the only safe way to travel between Moosonee and Moose Factory. Flights de…