London offers outstanding transportation through its international airport and daily rail and bus service. We also offer connection to Ontario's major highway corridors and major Canada - U.S. border crossings. London is situated 175 kilometers (109 mi) west of Toronto's Pearson International Airport and 200 km (124 mi) east of Detroit's Metropolitan Airport.


Located in the heart of Canada and Southern Ontario, the London International Airport is 11 kilometers from the Downtown Central Business District. London International Airport is currently served by two air carriers plus seasonal charters. Airlines from this airport include Air Canada, WestJet, Transat Holidays, Celebrity Cruises, and Sunwing Vacations. Travel time from downtown or the University to London Airport is 15 to 20 minutes. Delegates can fly Air Canada and WestJet to/from London's airport with non-stop flights from Calgary, Ottawa, and Toronto, with seasonal non-stop flights from Vancouver and Winnipeg.

  • The London International Airport offers 10 direct flights daily from Toronto Pearson International Airport and two direct flights from Ottawa, our nation's capital;
  • Air Canada is a Star Alliance member;
  • WestJet's eight code-share partner airlines include four oneworld alliance members - American Airlines, British Airways, Cathay Pacific and Japan Airlines;
  • Robert Q Airbus Shuttle Service has been arranged for delegates arriving at Pearson (Toronto) or Metro (Detroit). The shuttle bus from Toronto or Detroit will take you to the Robert Q terminal 10 minutes from the university or your hotel address if selected.


VIA Rail offers benefits that can really make a difference to the Conference, both in the quality of your attendees' travel and their overall experience. There's a choice of affordable Economy Class, or premium Business Class service with meal and bar service. VIA Rail's wireless Internet access allows delegates to be productive as they travel. With London's VIA station conveniently located downtown, traveling with VIA Rail will ensure delegates arrive refreshed and prepared to participate.

Driving to London

London is located at the convergence of major highways 401, 402 & 403 and only two hours from both Detroit and Toronto and three hours west of Buffalo NY. This makes London very convenient for delegates choosing to drive to London.

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