Toronto Pearson Airport Guide to Toronto Pearson Airport (YYZ)

Transport in Toronto Pearson Airport - Ground Transport

Toronto Pearson Airport is located 22.5km northwest of Downtown Toronto, in the municipality of Mississauga. The Airport is well connected to Toronto Downtown, but we recommend to rent a car if you plan to visit multiple destinations. Check also prices for car rentals if you plan one-day visit to Toronto, sometimes is cheaper than public transport (bus, taxi or limo).


There are licensed taxis and limousines serving Toronto Airport to pick up passengers.
Fares: The fares vary depending on the destination. The standard fare to Toronto Downtown vary from $50 to $65. We recommend to ask the taxi driver prior leaving the terminal.

The pick-up locations for licensed taxis are located in:

Terminal 1: Doors C and D
Terminal 3 - Domestic: Door D
Terminal 3 - International: Door F 

The prearranged Taxis and Limousines go to the following pick-up locations:

Terminal 1: Door A
Terminal 3: Door E

Public transport at Transit Hub.

To catch public transport, there’s now a transit hub in Terminal 1 well equipped.

Local buses:

Brampton Transit: goes and comes back from Brampton City. Route: 115 airport express. Terminal 1: Ground level.
MiWay: serves the city of Mississauga. Routes: 7 Airport and 24 Northwest. Terminal 1: Ground level.

From Toronto Airport there are also Shuttle and Bus Services to go to different destinations such as Detroit or or Buffalo. Telephone: (519) 756-1944 or 1-877-405-8278.


UP Express (Union Pearson Express) goes to downtown Toronto in 25 minutes. Trains departs every 15 minutes from:

- From Terminal 1: Follow the "Train to City" signs.
- From Terminal 3: Catch the free Terminal Link Train to Terminal 1 and follow the "Train to City" signs.

Terminal Link Train

To go from one terminal to another, Toronto airport provides the free Terminal Link Train to all passengers.

To catch it:

Terminal 1 Station: Terminal 1 Parking Garage - Level 5
Terminal 3 Station / Sheraton Gateway Hotel Station: Terminal 3 / Sheraton hotel pedestrian bridge.

Toronto Transit Commission (TTC)

Provides an express bus and subway service to downtown Toronto.

Routes: 52 - Lawrence West // 192 - Airport Rocket // 300 - Bloor Danforth (overnight) // 307 - Eglinton West (overnight)

Where: Terminal 1 - Ground Level. Terminal 3 - Arrivals Level.

GO Transit

Bus and Train services goes and comes back to/from downtown Toronto and surroundings areas also. Located at Terminal 1 - Ground Level

Routes: 34 - Pearson Airport-North York // 40 - Hamilton-Richmond Hill-Pearson Express