Getting Here

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From The Billy Bishop Airport to the Centre for Drama, Theatre, and Performance Studies:

Upon disembarking from the Toronto Island Airport ferry, you will arrive at a parking lot that contains a pickup station for Porter’s personal shuttle (staff are on hand at the ferry terminal should there be any confusion in locating this).  The airport shuttle will take you to the west entrance of the Fairmont Hotel at the corner of York St. and Front St. in downtown Toronto. From here you can catch a taxi or proceeded to the subway.

Subway/Go-Train/VIA:

The west entrance of the Fairmont leads directly to a short pathway that connects directly to Union subway station. (Please note that this is the same station as the GO Transit and VIA Train Station). Once inside the subway station, take the Northbound train on the University- Spadina line to Queen’s Park station, which is located at the corner of University and College St. From here you are a mere three block walk (west) to the Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies, located on the third floor of the Koffler Centre at 214 College street.

From Pearson Airport to the Drama Centre:

Taxi: A taxi from the Airport to the university will cost approximately $60.Taxis are available at all terminal drop off/pick up zones.

Shuttle Bus:

Shuttle Bus Service is also available from the airport to several downtown locations. Tickets for the bus can purchased in advance for approximately $26 by visiting:http://www.torontoairportexpress.com/ The shuttle bus deposits passengers to the West Entrance of the Fairmont Royal York Hotel. The west entrance of the Fairmont leads directly to a short pathway that connects to Union subway station. Once inside the subway station, take the Northbound train on the University- Spadina line to Queen’s Park station, which is located at the corner of University and College St. From here you are a mere three block walk (west) to the Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies, located on the third floor of the Koffler Centre, at  214 College street.

TTC/Public Transit:

Public transit is also available (although not direct) as an option for traveling downtown:  You can catch the 192 Airport Rocket bus on the lowest level of either terminal (column R4 in terminal 1, columns C8-C12 in terminal 3).  At Kipling subway station (the last stop on the bus), transfer to the eastbound Bloor/Danforth.  Kipling has elevators and escalators.  As Kipling is the end of the line, downtown trains leave from either side of the platform.  Take the subway East to St. George Station, which will take you to the corner of St. George and Bloor St. West. From there, you can walk south on  St. George street (for approximately 10 minutes) to the Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies, on the third floor of the Koffler Centre at the corner of St. George street and College street.

Additionally, http://www.myttc.ca is a valuable resource for planning trips within Toronto.

 

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