Getting Here

By Air

The John C. Munro International Airport is located 20km from the Hamilton Convention Centre.  Taxi service at the airport is provided by Blueline Taxi, Hamilton Cab and AA Taxi Niagara. The approximate cost is $35.00.

Hamilton Street Railway (HSR) provides service from Hamilton International Airport to downtown Hamilton on the A-line. Fares are payable by cash ($3.00) or you can use your PRESTO card ($2.30). Board bus 20 – A-Line Express at the Airport Passenger Terminal; and exit at the John at Jackson stop. At this stop transfer to 27- Upper James, exit the bus at Macnab Terminal Platform 5. Alternatively, you can walk from the John/Jackson stop (about 8 minutes).

The airport in Hamilton is serviced by the following airlines:

Direct flights from Montreal, connecting flights from other major cities.

Direct flights from Halifax, Edmonton, Winnipeg

Direct flights from Abbostford, Edmonton and Winnipeg.

Toronto’s Pearson International Airport is located 63 KM from the Hamilton Convention Centre and is serviced by many airlines. Pearson is serviced by GO, and the 40 bus will take you directly to Hamilton’s GO Centre; a 10 minute walk from the Convention Centre. A cab from Pearson to the Hamilton Convention Centre will cost approximately $95.0.

Direct flights from many major cities.

Direct Flights from Saskatoon, Regina, Quebec City and more.

Direct Flighs from Ottawa, Halifax, Montreal and more.

By Train

The Hamilton GO Centre is serviced by GO and Via Rail and is a 10 minute walk or 4 minute cab ride from the Hamilton Convention Centre.


By GO Train/GO Bus

A GO train ride or bus ride from Toronto’s Union Station (if arriving by VIA Rail) will cost $12.45. Visit the GO-Transit website and select “Union Station GO Terminal” as your place of origin,  and select “Hamilton GO Centre” as your destination.

From Toronto’s Pearson International Airport, bus route #40 travels from the airport to Hamilton. Visit the GO-Transit website and select “Pearson Airport Terminal 1” as your place of origin, and “Hamilton GO Centre” as your destination. The cost is $11.65.


The Hamilton GO Centre is serviced by GO and Greyhound bus services. Greyhound operates buses from Toronto to Hamilton twice daily. For more information, please visit the Greyhound website.

Airways Transit (airport shuttle)

For groups travelling together, a shuttle is an easy option to and from Toronto’s Pearson International Airport, or from Hamilton’s International Airport.

Groups of up 1-8 can book online here or you can call 1-800-563-4602 to book over the phone, or to book a larger group. Please use the code CAEH2018 when booking online or quote it over the phone. Prices range from $12-$59 one-way depending on how many people are in your group. For more information, reference the Airways Transit PDF.

For more information on Hamilton, Ontario as a destination, visit Tourism Hamilton.