McMaster University, December 5 - 8, 2014
A taxi fare from pearson airport to the Sheraton Hamilton Hotel costs roughly $90.
Detailed information regarding the city of Hamilton and the province of Ontario, including tourism information, local weather and climate,
site and street maps, and itineraries for self-guided tours, are available at the following websites:
Please book online at Air Canada or through your travel agent using promo code PPXTY7C1.
VIA Rail is proud to offer a 10% discount on all applicable fares from stations throughout the VIA system to Aldershot, Oakville, Oshawa & Toronto, Ontario and return. Participants must reference the event's VIA convention code: 12936 at booking.
VALID: December 3 to December 10, 2014
RESTRICTIONS: Fare applies to a maximum of two passengers per booking. One complimentary stopover is allowed at no additional charge. For travel on all fare plans in Business class, the first stopover is allowed at no additional charge, provided that this stopover takes place in Toronto, Montréal or Ottawa only.
DISCOUNT: 10% off the best available fare in Economy, Economy Plus, Business, Sleeper, or Sleeper Plus class. "Subject to the conditions and restrictions of the fare plan to which the additional discount is being applied." Discount does not apply in any escape class fare.
TO BOOK: You have to log in to your profile, or create one prior to booking. On the Passenger information screen,
select "Convention fare" from the “Discount Type” drop-down menu, and enter the discount code for your convention
or event in the “Discount code” field. This code is 12936. The conference fare will be shown on the next page.
Taxi Service from Airport
1-866-977-9599. (Hamilton Limousine)
Flat Rate Limo/Taxi to Airport Taxi Fare to Hamilton: $90
Taxi Service Within Hamilton
905-777-7777 (Hamilton Cab)
905-525-2583 (Blue Line Taxi)
Airport Shuttle from Pearson
(905) 689-4460 (Airways Transit Shuttle)
One way fares from Pearson International to Hamilton is $88
Public Transportation from Pearson Airport
1. Take Mississauga Transit MiWay route 7 from the airport to Square One/City Centre bus terminal ($3.25/person) See their website
2. Walk across the street to the GO Transit stops by the Chapters bookstore and take GO Route 46, the 407 West service, to Hamilton. Every half-hour there's a bus to McMaster University in Hamilton; every hour or so there's a bus to the downtown Hamilton GO Centre. ($8.25/person) See their website
3. Take local transit ($2.55/person) Transit Website or a quick taxi ride to your Hamilton destination. Public Transit (HSR)
Visit the Hamilton website for current fares and schedules
Transportation from the Aldershot Train Station
1199 Waterdown Rd. Burlington, ON
Toll Free (Canada and U.S.): 1-888-842-7245
Burlington Transit : 905 639-0550
Handicapped : 905 639-5158
Go Transit : 888 438-6646
Burlington = 5.2 km
Hamilton = 7.8 km