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Local Transportation

Public Transit

The Toronto public transit system is the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC), and it includes subways, buses and streetcars.

GO Transit is Ontario's inter-regional bus and train service. It links Toronto with outlying areas of the Greater Toronto region and beyond.

The UP Express

Take the Union Pearson (UP) Express train directly from the airport to the Union Station in downtown Toronto!

It opens June 6, just in time for the ISTH XXV Congress. This new public transit train will take you from the airport to Union Station in just 25 minutes. Union Station is only a few blocks away from the Congress center (Metro Toronto Convention Centre) and most of the Congress hotels.

The adult regular fare is $27.50, with reduced fares for seniors, children and families. Tickets can be purchased online, in-station, or at the ticket vending machines and counters.

Public Parking, Taxi, Bike

To learn more about Toronto's parking, taxi and bike resources, visit the Tourism Toronto website.

Maps and Guides

There are many visitor guides, pedestrian maps and more available via Tourism Toronto. These cover areas such as downtown Toronto as well as the Greater Toronto region.

How to Reach the MTCC Toronto

From the Airport
The Union Pearson (UP) Express train takes you directly from the airport to the Union Station in downtown Toronto in less than 25 minutes. Union Station is only a few blocks away from the Congress center (Metro Toronto Convention Centre) and most of the Congress hotels. The adult regular fare is $27.50, with reduced fares for seniors, children and families. Tickets can be purchased online, in-station, or at the ticket vending machines and counters.

By Train
The MTCC is located next to the Union Station Toronto. From Union station you can proceed west on Front Street to the North Building, where you can access the Skywalk to enter the South Building. You can, in case of rainy weather, walk the entire way from Union Train Station to the MTCC indoors and through covered skywalks. Please visit www.gotransit.com to plan your trip and find your most convenient connection.

By Subway
Yonge-University-Spadina Line: Exit at Union station and proceed west on Front Street to the North Building, where you can access the Skywalk to enter the South Building.

Bloor-Danthforth Line: When travelling west or east, you will need to transfer to the Yonge-University-Spadina Subway Line at either Bloor-Yonge Station, St. George Station or Spadina Station. Then continue until you reach Union Station.

Scarborough RT Line: Travel west to Kennedy Station. From Kennedy Station transfer to the Bloor-Yonge Line. Continue on the Bloor-Yonge Line until your reach Union Station.

Sheppard Line: Travel west to the Sheppard- Yonge Station and transfer to the Yonge-University Spadina Line. Travel south until you reach Union Station.

By Car
The MTCC Toronto has dedicated parking both for the North and the South building and can accommodate up to 1,700 vehicles. The following rates apply: (incl. 13% tax)

Each Day of the Week (7am – 7pm)
1/2 hr or less: CAD 4.00
1/2 hr to 1 hr: CAD 8.00
1 hr to 1.5 hrs: CAD 12.00
1.5 hrs to 2 hrs: CAD 16.00
2 hrs to 2.5 hrs: CAD 20.00
Day max (< 2.5 hrs): CAD 23.00

Evenings (5pm – 7am)
1/2 hr or less: CAD 4.00
1/2 to 1 hr: CAD 8.00
1 hr to 1.5 hrs: CAD 12.00
1.5 hrs to 2 hrs: CAD 16.00
2 hrs to 2.5 hrs: CAD 20.00
Eve. Max (< 2.5 hrs): CAD 23.00
Day Max + 1/2 hr: CAD 27.00
Day Max + 1 hr: CAD 28.00
24 hr Max: CAD 28.00

There are also more than 10,000 alternate spaces within walking distance to the Metro Toronto Convention Center.

Chartered Transportation

Bennington Worldwide Chauffeured Transportation
6215 A Kennedy Road
Mississauga, ON L5T 2S8
Phone: 905-670-5466
Website: www.benningtonlimo.com
Contact: Bennington Limousine
Phone: 905-670-5466
Email: bennington@benningtonlimo.com
Description:
Specializing in executive ground transportation, their reputation has been built on years of servicing the corporate market. They provide meet & greet service and co-ordinate any size of group function or tour.

Francesco's Limousine Inc.
410 Chrislea Rd, Unit 12
Woodbridge, ON L4L 8B5
Phone: 416-893-2641
Website: www.francescoslimousine.ca
Contact: Frank Mazzulla
Phone: (416) 893-2641
Email: frank@francescoslimousine.ca
Description:
Francesco's Limousine offers a variety of high-end transportation systems for both short-term solutions (such as A-to-B transfers, roadshows, field trips, conferences, VIP meet and greets at airports and livery stations, the provision of logistics coordinators for events both in Toronto and worldwide) and long-term purposes through the establishment of a chauffeured vehicle service agreement covering periods of 12-36 months. Francesco's Limousine can help make even your most complex conferences and events a success. Thanks to our dedicated, specially trained team, we are able to provide a round-the-clock service with exclusive high-quality customer care. We have a deep-rooted understanding of the dynamics & logistics associated with financial roadshows as high-pressure situations with complex arrangements and frequently changing itineraries & schedules. We also provide a free online reservation service with immediate confirmation. All fleets offer complimentary WIFI.

Global Alliance Worldwide Chauffeured Services
476 Evans Ave.,
Toronto, ON M8W 2T7
Phone: (416) 410-3555
Website: www.global-alliance.ca
Contact: Melissa Davis
Phone: 416-849-9368
Email: melissa@global-alliance.ca
Description:
Since 1988, Global Alliance has been providing professional ground transportation for most major events in Toronto. Their dedication to first class service and environmental sustainability is what sets them apart.

Luxury Coach
131 Saramia Cres.,
Concord, ON L4K 4P7
Phone: (416) 746-5466
Website: www.luxury.to
Email: mauro@luxury.to
Description:
Our modern fleet of sedans, limousines, mini shuttle and custom VIP motorcoach offer a distinctive mode for all your transportation needs. Call for airport transportation, casino runs, leisure and corporate travel.

 Key Dates

March 11, 2015
Early Registration Deadline

June 15, 2015
Online Registration Deadline

June 20-25, 2015
ISTH 2015