Jul 24 – 29, 2023
Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics
America/Toronto timezone

Ground Transportation Information

Airport transportation: Most attendees will be arriving at Pearson International Airport. The trip from Pearson to Waterloo is approximately 1 hr. 

Detailed ground transportation information is below:

Uber is convenient for airport transportation.

Airways Transit (estimated travel time 1hr) Airways Transit connects Toronto (Pearson), Hamilton (Munro), and Region of Waterloo International Airports with the Kitchener-Waterloo area by providing 24-hour shared ride door-to-door service. To make reservations online, please visit their website or contact them by phone 24 hours: 519-886-2121.

GO transit may have bus/train options depending on your arrival date and time (2+hr travel time)

Boulevard Limousine (estimated travel time 1hr) To make reservations, please visit their website or call 519-886-8090.

Waterloo Taxi (you must book in advance)

City Cabs (estimated travel time 1hr) Kitchener-Waterloo to Toronto International Airport.  Call 519-747-7777

Car Rentals Upon arrival at any of the terminals at Pearson International Airport, there are a number of car rental agencies to choose from. Their booths are located on the arrivals level. The cost of a car rental depends on the type of vehicle you would like and the length of the stay. 

Please note that parking is extremely limited at Perimeter Institute, and you must have a parking permit to park in the lot long term.