Visitor Information



We have reserved a block of rooms in the following hotel:

            Hotel Novotel Toronto North York

            3 Park Home Avenue

            North York

            M2N 6L3, Toronto, Canada

            Front Desk: 1-416-7332929

Please book before March 29th. Guests may make reservations with the group rate by calling 416-733-2929 option “2” for group reservations, or by email at Guests should mention the Institute for Aerospace Studies – UTIAS group or block ID# 21020.

Transportation to and from Toronto Airport

Airport limousines/taxis can be located immediately outside any terminal at Toronto's Pearson Airport (YYZ) on the Arrivals Level. The travel time to the hotel should be about 30 minutes, depending on traffic conditions.


Transportation Between Hotel and UTIAS

Transportation between Novotel and UTIAS will be provided by a shuttle bus. Renting a car is an option, but not necessary. Public transportation to UTIAS is not recommended due to the irregular schedule of the buses between the subway station and UTIAS.

Directions to UTIAS

UTIAS is located at 4925 Dufferin Street, in the north-central section of the city of Toronto. The driving time from the hotel to UTIAS should be about 15 minutes, depending on traffic conditions.