Transportation

Toronto Airport Information

Ride. Stay. Fly.  Unwind at The Westin Harbour Castle, the WPRF Host Hotel and Forum Venue knowing that this airport information help ensure you get to and from the airport with ease.

Pearson International Airport (YYZ)

  • Travel time between the destinations is approximately 40 minutes to 1 hour, depending on the traffic.

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  • NEW! Union Pearson ExpressUnion Pearson Express (UP Express) connects Toronto Pearson International Airport to Union Station in the heart of downtown in just 25 minutes.  UP Express trains depart every 15 minutes 19 ½ hours a day between 5:30 a.m. and 1 a.m.
     
  • When guests arrive at Union Station, they will be steps away from GO Transit, the TTC, VIA Rail and just a short walk to The Westin Harbour Castle via the PATH, Toronto’s underground, covered walkway.
     
  • The WPRF provides delegates with the ability to purchase a discounted fare for a one-way UP Express e-ticket for $9.00 (Union - Pearson), $4.71 (Union - Bloor, Bloor - Weston, Weston - Pearson) and $5.02 (Bloor - Pearson, Weston - Union). The Discounted Fare is only available through the UP Express website. For instructions on how to register for the discount program, click here
     
  • Taxi, bus and rental car services are also available from Pearson International Airport to the Downtown Toronto core

Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ)

  • Our downtown Toronto hotel is conveniently located less than 3 kilometers from The Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport
  • Travel time between the destinations is approximately 10 minutes
  • Taxis are around $10 per trip. From Bathurst Street, Porter provides its passengers with a complimentary ferry service to the airport  

For more information, call us at (416) 869-1600 or e-mail us at westin@torontocityguide.com.

WPRF Airline

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Porter Airlines is proud to offer a 15% discount on available base fares (with the exception of the lowest class fare during a public seat sale) for travel to and from 2016 World PR Forum. The discounted fares are available for booking from October 08, 2015 to June 02, 2016 and available for travel:

Location   Dates of Travel:  
From: Select Cities in Canada or US To: Toronto From: 05/23/2016 To: 05/31/2016
From: Toronto To: From: Select Cities in Canada or US From: 05/26/2016 To: 06/02/2016

Please book online at www.flyporter.com or through your travel agent using promo code WPRF16.

Porter offers complimentary in-flight snacks and beverages (including beer and wine), GatePorter service for carry-on and access to the Porter Lounge in Toronto and Ottawa, where free Wi-Fi and comfortable, leather seating is available.

The promo code is intended for use by conference attendees and organizers and is not meant for distribution outside of authorized channels. Porter’s fare rules and conditions apply. For any questions regarding Porter’s services or any pre-travel concerns, contact us at 1-888-619-8622.

WPRF Rail

VIA Rail Canada is the major ground transportation company for the 2016 World Public Relations Forum. We are pleased to offer forum delegates a discounted rate for their travel. Delegates must reference the 2016 WPRF VIA convention discount code: 13180 when completing their booking to receive the discount.

Valid: May 20th to June 2nd, 2016

Territory: From all stations throughout the VIA system to Toronto, Ontario and return.

Restrictions: Fare applies to a maximum of two passengers per booking. One complimentary stopover is allowed at no additional charge. For travel on all fare plans in Business class, the first stopover is allowed at no additional charge, provided that this stopover takes place in Toronto, Montréal or Ottawa only.

Discount: 10% off the best available fare in Economy, Economy Plus, Business, Business Plus, Sleeper, or Sleeper Plus class. "Subject to the conditions and restrictions of the fare plan to which the additional discount is being applied.” Discount does not apply in any Escape Class fares.

Online booking tips: You have to log in to your profile, or create one prior to booking. On the Passenger information screen, select "Convention fare" from the “Discount Type” drop-down menu, and enter the discount code for your convention or event in the “Discount code” field. This code has been given to you by the conference organizer. The conference fare will be shown on the next page.

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