Western International

Getting to Western

Flying into London

You can catch a connecting flight from Toronto to London International Airport. From the London Airport you can take a taxi or drive to London's downtown or the university area. The cost of the taxi ranges from approximately $25-$35 plus tip. It is customary to tip 10 to 15 per cent of the price charged.

London Taxi Companies
Aboutown 519-432-2222
Checker Limousine 519-659-0400
U-Need-A-Cab Ltd. 519-438-2121
Yellow London Taxi 519-657-1111

Driving from the London Airport to Western University

Flying into Toronto (Pearson International Airport)

Two airport bus services offer shuttle services from Pearson International Airport. These are typically less expensive than flying into London. Reservations are required.

Robert Q Airbus
Telephone: 1-800-265-4948 (free from Canada & U.S.)
Email: airbus@robertq.com
A Robert Q desk is located outside of the Terminal 2 baggage claim area.

Aboutown Airbus Express
Telephone: 1-877-663-2244 (free from Canada & U.S.)
Email: airbus@aboutown.ca

Taking a Bus from Downtown Toronto

If you are coming from DOWNTOWN Toronto (NOT the Pearson International Airport) you can take a Greyhound Express bus to Western University or a regular Greyhound bus to downtown London. Greyhound buses also depart from many other cities in Canada and the United States. Reservations are recommended.

Greyhound Bus Lines
610 Bay Street, Toronto, ON (near Dundas Subway Station)
101 York Street, London, ON
Telephone: 1-800-661-8747
For buses that go to the Western campus: www.greyhound.ca/Express
For buses that go to the downtown London terminal: www.greyhound.ca

Taking a Train to London

If you are coming from DOWNTOWN Toronto (NOT the Pearson International Airport) or another Canadian city, you can also take a VIA Rail train. You can purchase tickets at any VIA Rail station, online, by phone and through some travel agents. Reservations are recommended.

VIA Rail Canada
205 York St., London, ON
65 Front St. W., Toronto, ON
Telephone: 1-800-842-7245 (free from Canada)

Getting from Downtown London (VIA Rail or Greyhound Stations) to Western

By Public Bus
There are two ways to get to Western on a London Transit Commission (LTC) bus:

Western is a 15-20 minute bus ride from the VIA and Greyhound Stations. A one-way bus fare costs $2.75 and requires exact change. 

By Car By Taxi
Call one of the London Taxi Companies listed above.  

Driving to London

From Highway 401 (Downtown Route)

From Highway 401 (Peripheral Route)