Toronto Pearson International Airport is Canada's largest airport - and the busiest one, too. Not only this is a beautifully designed and functional airport, it also handles 456,000 flights a year and over 44 million passengers with excellent customer support.
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Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ)
Official Name: Toronto Pearson International Airport
Address: 6301 Silver Dart Dr, Mississauga, ON L5P 1B2, Canada
Location: The airport is located 14 miles northwest of downtown Toronto
Airlines operating at Toronto Airport: Over 65 airlines operate out of Toronto Pearson: Aer Lingus, Air Canada Rouge, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, AeroMexico, Air New Zealand, Air Transat, Alaska Airlines, Alitalia, All Nippon Airways, American Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Austrian, Avianca, Azores Airlines, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Caribbean Airlines, Cathay Pacific Cargo, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern Airlines, Condor, Copa Airlines, Cubana Airlines Cargo, Cubana, Delta, Egyptair, EL AL, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad Airways, EVA AIR, Fedex Cargo, Fly Jamaica, Hainan Airlines, Iberia, Iceland Air, Japan Airlines, Jet Airways, KLM, Korena Air Cargo, Korean Air, LAN Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa Cargo, Lufthansa, Miami Air International, Pakistan International, Philippine Airlines, Qantas, SAS Scandinavian, SAUDIA, Singapore Airlines, Swiss International Airlines, Thai Airways International, Turkish Airlines, United Parcel Services, United, WestJet and WOW Air. Flights to the UK are operated by Air Canada, Air Transat, British Airways and WestJet.
Toronto Pearson International Airport currently has two passenger terminals active: Terminal 1 and Terminal 3, both operating domestic and international flights. The first terminal is the largest, featuring 58 gates: D1, D3, D5, D7-D12, D20, D22, D24, D26, D28, D31-D45, D51, D53, D55, D57, F60-F63, F64A-F64B, F65, F66A-F66B, F/E67-F/E8, F91, and F93. It has its own special customs B, designed to accommodate connecting flights passengers. This terminal also has a garage with over 9,000 parking spaces, connected to the main building by pedestrian automated walkways. Terminal 3 hosts smaller airlines, and consists of 48 gates: A1-A6, B1a-B1d, B2a-B2b, B3-B5, B7-B20, B22 and C24-C41. Parking is also provided for this terminal; with 4,200 spaces connected to the main building by enclosed pedestrian walkways.
As soon as you've landed, continue your journey by heading towards the agencies stands offering car hire from Toronto Airport. There are six in-house companies available at the airport. The booths are easily accessible on Level 1 of the parking garages, adjacent to Terminal 1 and Terminal 3. You can also find more offsite car agencies at the Viscount Station*.
For a faster service, have in hands your voucher, a valid international driving licence and credit card ready for pick-up. Make sure you know your rental conditions regarding insurance and fuel policy. Check the vehicle for any existing scratches or dents. In case there are visible signs, please mark them on a pick-up report. At the drop-off, your car will be inspected again for any new damage.
* Car agencies located at Viscount Station
|Advantage Car and Truck Rentals*||Monday to Friday: 7:30am to 6pm
Saturday: 8am to 2pm
Sunday CLOSED (pick-up by appointment)
|Avis & Budget||Monday to Sunday: 6am to 1am|
|Corporate rent-a-car||Monday to Friday: 7:30am to 6pm
Saturday: 8am to 2pm
|Discount and ACE*||Monday to Friday: 7:30am to 7pm
Saturday: 07:30am to 4pm
Sunday: 8am to 4pm
|Dollar/Thrifty||Monday to Sunday: 6am to 12:00am|
|Europcar||Monday to Sunday: 6am to 1am|
|Enterprise*||Monday to Sunday: 6am to 11:59pm|
|Hertz||Monday to Sunday: 6am to 1am|
|Payless*||Monday to Friday: 7am to 10pm
Saturday: 7am to 10:30pm
Sunday: 8am to 9pm
|Zoom Rent-A-Car*||Monday to Friday: 8am to 9pm
Saturday & Sunday: 9am to 6pm
Toronto Pearson was designed to deliver the best possible experience for travellers waiting in both terminals. There are several lounges equipped with everything from flat screen televisions to special meals and a beverage menu. The airport also offers a quiet place for prayer and reflection, the Aviation Interfaith Ministry, several art exhibitions, a Lost & Found booth and a luggage storage station on both terminals.
Wi-Fi is provided throughout the airport, post boxes are located in the departure areas and banking, medical and concierge services are available to make your stay easier. To satisfy your hunger, there are several restaurants, fast food joints and cafés on both terminals. An array of duty free and brand shops are located within the airport and, at last, the in-house fitness centre will help you to stay active and improve your flight experience.
Pearson Toronto Airport is located in Mississauga, just outside of Toronto, and it's easily accessible. Drivers departing from Montréal will access highway ON-409 W, while those coming from the south, such as Detroit, will take ON 427 N. From the north, the Airport Road leads to Pearson, and Dixon Road, to the east, provides a direct link as well. Their website offers an interactive and easy tool to help you with directions from specific locations. For more information about driving in Canada, please click here.
The pick-up location for city licenced taxis in Terminal 1 is at door D and in Terminal 3, doors D, E and F. Uber is another convenient option, and the pick-up is at Door A, arrival level on both terminals. Transportation can also be prearranged - several companies offer bus, van and shuttle rides to and from the airport.A number of taxis are available on site, at the arrivals level near the central exit. Most drivers accept credit cards as payment. Fares are based on distance (by meter) for all other destinations except downtown and the minimum rate is C$17. Uber service is available at departures level, outside Door 6.
Five different companies operate the bus service at Pearson Airport. Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) offers five lines that arrive and depart from the airport at Terminals 1 and 3 (52 Lawrence West, 192 Airport Rocket, 300 Bloor Danforth - overnight and 307 Eglinton West - overnight). Go Transit offers two lines at Terminal 1 (34 Pearson Airport-North York and 40 Hamilton-Richmond Hill-Pearson Express) to downtown Toronto and surrounding areas. MiWay offers two lines departing from Terminal 1 to the City of Mississauga (7 Airport and 24 Northwest). The Greyhound line operates daily routes from the airport to other places in Ontario and the northern USA. Lastly, Brampton Transit runs a daily line within the City of Brampton, departing from Terminal 1 (115 Airport Express).
Taking the free LINK Train, which runs every 4-8 minutes, 24 hours a day, will connect you to the Viscount Station. However, if your destination is Downtown Toronto, for C$12, the UP Express (Union-Pearson Express), transports you from Terminal 1 to the Union Station. It runs daily, every 15 minutes, from 05:27AM to 0:27AM.
Toronto Pearson Airport offers more than 15,000 car parking spaces for the convenience of visitors and passengers. The Express Park, available at Terminal 1, costs $5 for 30 minutes. The Daily Park, located right across the street from Terminals 1 and 3, charges $3 for 20 minutes. For more alternatives, please access Pearson Airport's official website.
6301 Silver Dart Dr
Toronto, Canada, ON L5P 1B2
IATA code: YYZ
IACO code: CYYZ
General Information: Toronto Pearson International Airport is the busiest and largest airport in Canada, located 14 miles northwest of downtown Toronto and easily accessible by your rental car.