Transportation 2016

Conference Address

Brock University Conference Services
Vallee Residence
1812 Sir Isaac Brock Way
St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada L2S 3A1
Phone: 905-688-5550 x 3369


Airport Ground Transportation
 

Niagara Airbus offers direct shared or private van services from Toronto Pearson (YYZ), Billy Bishop Toronto Island (YTZ), Hamilton (YHM), Buffalo (BUF) and Niagara Falls NY (IAG) airports. The conference discount code 360 is valid from May 22 to June 10 and gives a 25% discount on shared shuttle services from Toronto Pearson and Buffalo Airports or a 10% discount on private exclusive services for all airports served. Enter the code at the beginning of the online booking page. You can manage your bookings online or you can call 905-374-8111 or email airsales@niagaraairbus.com if you have inquiries or questions; be sure to quote the conference discount code.
 

Train and Bus Options
 

GO Transit offers train/bus service from Toronto Union Station and Burlington GO Station to the St. Catharines GO stop at Fairview Mall.

VIA Rail Canada offers daily train service from Toronto Union Station and Aldershot to downtown St. Catharines. From London or Windsor, you could take a VIA train to Aldershot, GO train to Burlington, then GO bus to St. Catharines Fairview Mall.

MegaBus offers bus service from Toronto Coach Terminal to downtown St. Catharines and Brock University, limited service from Oakville to downtown St. Catharines, and service from Buffalo, NY, and Buffalo Airport (BUF) to downtown St. Catharines.

Greyhound Canada offers bus service from Toronto Coach Terminal to downtown St. Catharines, and service from Buffalo, NY, and Buffalo Airport (BUF) to downtown St. Catharines.
 

Directions to the Main Campus (St. Catharines)
 

From Lester B. Pearson airport in Toronto
 

From Highway 401 West, take 403 South to the Queen Elizabeth Highway (QEW) in the direction of Niagara Falls. Follow the Queen Elizabeth Way around the lake, then Southeast to St. Catharines. Take exit 49, which will lead you onto Highway 406. Continue until you reach St. David’s Road. Take the St. David’s Road West Exit and follow until you reach Glenridge Avenue.
 

From John C. Munro airport in Hamilton
 

Turn left on Airport Road. Turn left on Upper James Street and continue to the Lincoln Alexander Parkway (the 'LINC'). Turn east on the Lincoln Alexander Parkway which will turn into the Red Hill Parkway. Take the Red Hill Parkway to the Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW) east to Niagara Falls. At Exit 49, turn onto Highway 406 (towards Welland/Port Colborne) and continue until you reach St. David Road. Take the St. David’s Road West Exit and follow until you reach Glenridge Avenue.

Or, for a more peaceful drive that takes the same length of time, turn left on Airport Road then right on Upper James Street. Turn left on Whitechurch Road which becomes Binbrook Road which becomes Silver Street (#65) which becomes #20. Continue on #20 through Fonthill then turn north on Highway 406. Take the St. David’s Road West Exit and follow until you reach Glenridge Avenue.
 

From Buffalo (Peace Bridge)
 

Cross the Peace Bridge and then take the Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW) towards Toronto. At Exit 32B, turn onto Thorold Stone Road West and continue through the Thorold Tunnel where the road becomes Highway 58. Take the St. David’s Road West exit and follow until you reach Glenridge Avenue.
 

Parking
 

Guests staying in the Alan Earp Residence at Brock University receive complimentary parking in the residence parking lot.
 

Guests staying in area hotels who wish to drive to Brock University may park in the Visitor Parking Lot D at cash per entry rate of $7.00. Please note that parking pricing is subject to change.
 

City Bus Services
 


Taxi

St. Catharines Taxi — 905-941-7811. Quote “Brock student discount” to receive discounted flat rates of \$14 between Brock and Holiday Inn, \$15 between Brock and Best Western/Days Inn, \$10 between Brock and Pen Centre, and \$12 between Brock and downtown.

Brock Q Taxi — 905-935-5000. Quote “Brock group” to receive discounted flat rates of \$16 between Brock and Holiday Inn/Best Western/Days Inn, \$10 between Brock and Pen Centre, and \$14 between Brock and downtown.

Central Taxi — 905-685-7343