Travel and Accommodation and Shuttle Services

Travel, Accommodation and Shuttle Services

Delegates will be traveling from across the country to attend Building Lasting Change 2016 and we are making it easier by offering exclusive discounts at our host hotel and through our transportation partners. A full shuttle service schedule for June 7 and 8 will be posted soon.

Getting to Toronto

2016 BLC Conference Locations

By Air

The CaGBC is pleased to offer a discount on flights to Toronto for Building Lasting Change 2016 from three airlines.

15% off travel between June 2 – June 13
To Billy Bishop Airport
Promo code: CAGBC16

10% off travel between May 3- June 16  
Promo code: YYZ02
Coupon code: 19NCKQS

Air Canada 
10% off travel between May 30 - June 15
To Toronto, YYZ (ON)
Promo code: NWQ2HQ91

UP Express Train from Pearson International Airport - just $9!

UP Express trains depart every 15 minutes and the journey takes just 25 minutes.  The new one-way fare between Toronto Pearson International Airport and downtown Toronto is only $9 with the UP Express Group Program UP Express tickets may be purchased from an UP Express Guest Services Representative at our Pearson Airport Station upon arrival/time of travel for only $9 for a one-way adult fare when travellers show confirmation of conference registration (payment by credit card only). Free Wi-Fi on trains and in stations, airline check-in kiosks where you can print boarding passes, baggage tags, personal outlets to charge devices and up-to the-minute flight information.

By Train

The CaGBC is pleased to offer a discount on train travel to and from Building Lasting Change 2016 in Toronto
VIA Rail
10% off the best available fare between June 2 and June 11, in Economy, Economy Plus, Business, Business Plus, Sleeper, or Sleeper Plus class from all stations throughout the VIA system to Toronto, Ontario and return.
Fare applies to a maximum of two passengers per booking. One complimentary stopover is allowed at no additional charge.
Promo code: 13265.


Please note:

The CaGBC does not solicit "special offer" lodging reservations via telephone, email or fax, and we do not contract lodging through any housing bureau. Please beware of non-official housing vendors. All hotel reservations should be made directly with the Fairmont Royal York Hotel.

Stay in style at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto’s historic luxury hotel.

Fairmont Royal York is located in the center of Downtown Toronto, and is minutes away from its biggest attractions. Our room block is now closed. Please contact the hotel directly.

The Fairmont Royal York

100 Front Street West 
Toronto, ON M5J 1E3 
Telephone: 416-368-2511416-368-2511 / 800-441-1414800-441-1414 FREE
Fax: 416-368-9040

Shuttle Services                                                                                                                                                                                             

Getting around town just got easier. A shuttle service has been arranged to take delegates from Union Station/Fairmont Royal York directly to and from the Allstream Centre on Tuesday and Wednesday. A service will also run to and from the Liberty Grand venue before and after the CaGBC Leadership Awards. Don't wait for the last trip. Shuttles will depart when they are full.

Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Fairmont Royal York Hotel to Allstream Centre
6:45 a.m. / 7:00 a.m. / 7:15 a.m. / 7:30 a.m.

Allstream Centre to Liberty Grand Entertainment Complex
5:45 p.m. / 6:00 p.m.

Allstream Centre to Fairmont Royal York  Hotel
6:00 p.m.

Liberty Grand to Fairmont Royal York Hotel
10:15 p.m./11:15 p.m.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Fairmont Royal York Hotel to Allstream Centre
7:15 a.m. / 7:30 a.m. / 7:45 a.m. / 8:45 a.m.

Allstream Centre to Fairmont Royal York Hotel

5:00 p.m.