Hostels (shared dorm / private rooms)
Public Transportation in Toronto
The Toronto public transit system is known as the TTC (Toronto Transit Commission) and includes buses, streetcars and subway trains. A one-way ride on the TTC costs $2.75 (CDN), but ride tokens or tickets are available for a reduced price if bought in quantities of five or more. Day passes are also available. See http://www.toronto.ca/ttc for more.
Getting to Ryerson University Campus
Conference events are being held in Ryerson University 's Student Campus Centre (SCC / 55 Gould Street ) and in the Roger's Communication Centre (RCC / 80 Gould Street ).
From Union Station (Train Hub):
If arriving via train at Union Station, follow the signs that direct you towards the Union Station Subway . Take the Yonge subway line north to Dundas Station. You are now near the southwest corner of Ryerson campus. Walk east on Dundas street and turn north at Victoria to enter campus.
From Toronto Downtown Bus Terminal:
The Toronto Bus Terminal is near the intersection of Bay and Dundas streets. If arriving via Greyhound bus, Ryerson University is 2 blocks east along Dundas . It is about a 5 minute walk.
From Pearson International Airport :
Cost is $2.75 one way. Total time is about 1.5 hour.
GO Transit ? The Greater Toronto Area's regional public transit provider is GO Transit. GO features eastbound bus service from Pearson International Airport 's Terminal One to several TTC Subway stops. Transit to the subway stop nearest Ryerson, York Mills Station , costs $4.05 and takes approx. 45 minutes. Take the subway south ($2.75) on the Yonge-University-Spadina line (Yellow) until you hit to Dundas Station. You are now near the southwest corner of Ryerson campus. Walk east on Dundas street and turn north at Victoria to enter campus. Cost is $6.80 one way. Total time is about 1 hour .
Airport Express ? This commercial service provides bus transportation between Pearson International Airport and several downtown Toronto hotels. Transportation to the Bond Place Hotel, immediately south of Ryerson University Campus, is available.
Cost is $15.25 one way. Total time is about 1.5 hours .
Taxi ? A taxi fare from Pearson International Airport to downtown Toronto costs approx. $45 and takes about 45 minutes.
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