How to get from Toronto Pearson Airport (YYZ) ✈️ to the City Center
Toronto Airport (YYZ), colloquially known as Toronto Pearson International Airport or Pearson Airport, is the largest airport in Canada and is located about 23 km northwest of the main city center. Upon arrival, you can reach downtown Toronto by Express train, Bus & Subway, Taxi, Private Transfer, Uber or Lyft.
This guide compares all available airport transfers at Toronto Pearson Airport (YYZ) according to classic travel factors. This includes travel time, cost per person (pp), a short route description and official links to book or buy tickets.
Overview of all airport transfers from Toronto Pearson Airport to the City Center (Union Station)
|Express train||25 Min.||CA$ 12.35||Details|
|Bus & Subway||75 Min.||CA$ 3.25||Details|
|Taxi||30 Min.||CA$ 60‑75||Details|
|30 Min.||CA$ 100||Details|
|Uber||30 Min.||CA$ 65‑150||Details|
|Lyft||30 Min.||CA$ 40‑160||Details|
• The optimal transfer depends on the number of travelers, budget and available time.
• There may be waiting times at the taxi rank if there are high volume of passengers. In this case, a pre-booked transfer (e.g. via Private Transfer) is the more faster and comfortable option.
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