Airport Pickup


We encourage you to book your transportation from the airport to your new home as soon as you book your flight. We recommend you fly to Toronto Pearson International Airport – less than 1 hour away from all of our campuses. Remember to arrive in time for your Registration and Orientation events!

Airport Welcome Program

As part of the Destination Ontario Welcome Program, Conestoga College works with various educational institutions and local municipalities to provide welcome services for international students to Ontario, Canada.

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  • From August 12th to September 8th 2019 (7am – 11pm), a designated “International Student Welcome Desk” will be set up at Terminal 1 & 3 at Toronto Pearson Airport to greet and assist international students.
  • Services include providing information about transit from the airport to various campus locations, banking and currency exchange, hotel and short-term accommodation arrangements, etc.
  • You may download the iCent app via Google Play or the App Store to have early access to airport arrivals information.
  • Learn more about how iCent staff helps arriving international students (video)
Airport Pickup Services

Conestoga College has partnered with several airport shuttle companies to provide preferential rates to our students. Please note that you are responsible for making your own transportation arrangements from the airport to your new home.

For Doon (Kitchener), Cambridge, and Waterloo campus students

Visit Airways Transit Conestoga and follow the instructions to book your shuttle in advance of your arrival.

  • Check your email for a pre-arrival message that contains a special booking code for Conestoga students
  • 1 passenger: $101.00 (tax included, gratuity extra, $10 extra if you charge to your student account)
  • 2 passengers (travelling together): $128.00 (tax included, gratuity extra, $10 extra if you charge to your student account)
  • If charging to your student account, you must put your Student Number in the "Reference #" field on the Additional Information Page
  • Please contact Airways Transit by email or phone at 1-519-886-2121 if you have any questions.

REMEMBER, you must have the local address where you will be dropped off. This address cannot be the Conestoga College campus address!

For Brantford campus students

Visit Airlink and follow the instructions to book your shuttle in advance of your arrival:

  • Check your email for a pre-arrival message that contains a special booking code for Conestoga students
  • Select "Shared Ride Service" for 1 passenger, and enter in your booking code
  • 1 passenger: $95.00 (tax included, gratuity extra, $10 extra if you charge to your student account)
  • Please contact Airlink by email or phone at (877) 405-8278 if you have any questions.

REMEMBER, you must have the local address where you will be dropped off. This address cannot be the Conestoga College campus address!

For Guelph campus students

Alternative Options:

If you are travelling with a group of people, you may also consider the following options:

  1. Airport Limo Link 1-855-907-4890
  2. TAL: Toronto Airport Limo 1-888-905-4667
  3. Toronto Airport Limo Link 1-800-604-3760
  4. Toronto Airport Limo Rates 1-855-752-0222
 

Watch our Airport Pick-up Tips Video for step-by-step instructions on how to book your transfer.