Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ)
Canada's premier airport, Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) lies just minutes from the city's waterfront and features almost 33 million annual passengers. This is almost double the passenger traffic of Vancouver Airport, the country's number two.
Pearson Airport is also around the 30th-busiest air facility in the whole world and each years enjoys more than 400,000 take-offs and landings, and shifts over half a million tons of freight. Sited just 27 km / 17 miles northwest of Toronto city centre, Pearson Airport is particularly close to the suburbs of Downsview, Etobicoke, Malton and Rexdale, and also reasonably close Burlington, Cambridge, Hamilton and Kitchener.
Pearson Airport offers travelers a variety of ground transportation options. These include taxis, shuttle buses and public bus services, which are operated by the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) and run between the airport and surrounding areas, including downtown Toronto. A LINK Train service connects both terminals 1 and 3, the Viscount Station car park, and also the onsite Sheraton Gateway Hotel.
About Toronto Tourism
Toronto is the largest city in the whole of the country and is located within the province of Ontario. A truly cosmopolitan city with many different cultures, Toronto contains some of Canada's most striking buildings and landmarks, such as the breathtaking CN Tower, one of the world's tallest structures.
Tourists arriving at Pearson Airport (YYZ) will soon discover that nearby Toronto has plenty of sights worth seeing. Particularly popular is the huge estate of the Casa Loma Castle, the striking architecture and twin buildings that make up Toronto's New City Hall, the archaeological treasures at the Royal Ontario Museum, and the Ontario Place theme park, which is located next to Lake Ontario itself.
Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ):|
|Address: 3111 Convair Drive, Toronto AMF, Ontario L5P 1B2, Canada, CA|
|Airport Code: YYZ
Tel: Terminals 1 and 2 +1 416 247 7678 / Terminal 3 +1 416 776 5100
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