Getting Here and Around

By Air

Most people arriving by air will arrive to the Toronto Pearson International Airport, which is located about one hour drive east of Guelph. The easiest way to travel to Guelph is via the Red Car van shuttle service. Special rates are offered to and from Toronto Pearson International Airport; please use the booking code:  BARCODE15 when making your reservation. Additionally, numerous car rental companies operate at the airport.

Additional airports that are easily accessible from Guelph are the Hamilton International Airport and the Region of Waterloo International Airport. Buffalo Niagara International Airport is located approximately 2 hours away. All of these airports are also served by Red Car Service.

Billy Bishop Airport is located on an island near downtown Toronto. Toronto and Guelph are linked by train and by bus.

By Train

Guelph is connected to the city of Toronto and other locations through VIA Rail.

By Bus

The Greyhound Bus provides convenient transit between downtown Guelph’s Greyhound Bus Terminal and downtown Toronto and other locations. Many Toronto-Guelph trips also directly stop at the University Centre. GO Transit also links Guelph with other destinations in Ontario.

Travel within Guelph

Many locations of interest are within walking distance of the university, including the Macdonald Stewart Art Centre and the Arboretum.

For those wishing to venture further afield there are many options to explore. Guelph Transit connects the city by bus. Taxi service providers include Canadian Cab (519-824-3110) and Red Top Taxi (519-821-1700).

The University of Guelph is located approximately a 30-minute walk from the downtown area of the City of Guelph.

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