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There are 5 ways to get from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) to The Beaches by car ferry, tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Car ferry, line 501 tram  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the car ferry from Billy Bishop Airport Ferry Terminal to Mainland Airport to Mainland
  2. Take the line 501 tram from Charlotte St at King St West to Queen St East at Wineva Ave 501 / ...

$8 - $22

4 alternative options

Car ferry, line 29 bus, line 300 bus  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the car ferry from Billy Bishop Airport Ferry Terminal to Mainland
  2. Take the line 29 bus from Canada Blvd at Princes Blvd to Dufferin St at Bloor St West 29 / ...
  3. Take the line 300 bus from Bloor St West at Dufferin St to Danforth Ave at Main St 300

$8 - $22

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) to The Beaches 10.3 km

$29 - $35

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) to The Beaches 10.3 km

$1 - $2

Towncar  •  11 min

  1. Take a town car from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to The Beaches 10.3 km

$100 - $150

Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) to The Beaches by car ferry, walk and tram

The journey time between Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) and The Beaches is around 1h 4m and covers a distance of around 11 km. The fastest journey normally takes 50 min. Operated by Ports Toronto and Toronto Transit, the Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) to The Beaches service departs from Billy Bishop Airport Ferry Terminal and arrives in Queen St East at Wineva Ave. Typically 519 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 4m
Fastest journey time:
50 min
Journey distance:
11 km
Services per week:
519
Cheapest price:
$8
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:22
Last service departs at:
23:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) to The Beaches car ferry, walk and tram schedules

Departing Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) → The Beaches
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in The Beaches is 1-833-784-4397.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in The Beaches is recommended.

The social distance requirement in The Beaches is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 27 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) to The Beaches is to drive, which costs $1 - $2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) to The Beaches is to taxi which costs $29 - $35 and takes 11 min.

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The distance between Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) and The Beaches is 9 km. The road distance is 10.3 km.

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The best way to get from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) to The Beaches without a car is to car ferry and line 501 tram which takes 1h 10m and costs $8 - $22.

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It takes approximately 1h 10m to get from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) to The Beaches, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) to The Beaches is 10 km. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) to The Beaches.

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Map of how to get from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) to The Beaches.
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  • Distance: 9.3 km
  • Duration: 1h 10m

What companies run services between Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ), Canada and The Beaches, ON, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) to The Beaches. However, you can take the car ferry to Mainland, take the walk to Queens Quay Loop at Lower Spadina Ave, take the line 510 tram to Spadina Ave at King St West North Side, take the walk to Charlotte St at King St West, then take the line 501 tram to Queen St East at Wineva Ave. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) to The Beaches via Mainland, Canada Blvd at Princes Blvd, Dufferin St at Bloor St West, Bloor St West at Dufferin St, and Main St at Danforth Ave in around 1h 38m.

Train operators
Toronto Transit
Phone
+1 416-393-4636
Website
ttc.ca
Tram from Charlotte St at King St West to Queen St East at Wineva Ave
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
Toronto Transit
Bus operators
Toronto Transit
Phone
+1 416-393-4636
Website
ttc.ca
Bus from Canada Blvd at Princes Blvd to Dufferin St at Bloor St West
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
Toronto Transit
Bus from Bloor St West at Dufferin St to Danforth Ave at Main St
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
Toronto Transit
Ferry operators
Ports Toronto
Website
portstoronto.com
Car ferry from Billy Bishop Airport Ferry Terminal to Mainland
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0 - $14
Schedules at
portstoronto.com
Passenger
$0
Standard Car
$14
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers
Towncar from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to The Beaches
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Taxi from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) to The Beaches
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Scarborough City Cabs
Phone
+1 416 438 5151
Website
scarborocitycab.com
Maple Leaf Taxi
Phone
+1 416 751 5555
Website
mapleleaftaxi.com
Flash Taxi
Phone
+1 416 480 1234
Website
flashtaxi.com
Co-op Cabs
Phone
+1 416 504 2667
Website
co-opcabs.com
City Taxi
Phone
+1 416 740 2222
Website
citytaxitoronto.com

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