Changing Lives Improving Life
5th International Conference on the Assessment of Animal Welfare at Farm and Group Level
August 8-11, 2011 | University of Guelph

Travel Information

Getting to Guelph

Map - courtesy of Google Maps

From Lester B Pearson Airport (Toronto):

*Delegates have the option of booking the airport shuttle, Red Car, for a special discounted rate. Information on booking can be found here.

By car, Guelph is approximately a 45 minute drive from the Lester B. Pearson International Airport which is located on the west side of Toronto. Get Directions.

From Buffalo Niagara International Airport (Buffalo):

By car, Guelph is approximately a 2 hour drive from the From Buffalo Niagara International Airport. Get Directions.

Travel by car from the East & South (including Toronto):

Take 401 Westbound to Exit #299. Take Northbound Hwy 46 (Brock Road) approximately 12 km into Guelph. Brock Road becomes Gordon Street. The campus becomes visible at the intersection of Gordon Street and Stone Road. Proceeding through this intersection, visitors should turn right onto South Ring Road.

Travel by car from the West (including Detroit, Windsor, London):

Take Hwy 401 Eastbound to Exit #295. Take Hwy 6 northbound to Stone Road and turn right. The campus becomes visible at the intersection of Gordon Street & Stone Road. Proceeding through this intersection, visitors should turn left into the main University entrance.

Travelling to Canada - General info

Visas

Depending on where you live, and the reason for your visit, you will need to meet certain entry requirements to enter Canada. Please visit the Citizenship and Immigration Canada website to find out exactly what is required.

Please be advised that as of June 1, 2009, all citizens of the United States are required to present a valid passport when entering Canada (both by land and air).

Currency

The Canadian currency is the Canadian Dollar. Major Credit Cards are accepted in most places. There are exchange offices and banks in the Guelph city centre. Please visit Global Currency Services for the most up to date information on exchange rates and services.