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Getting to Kingston
By Air
The official airline of Kingston GAC-MAC 2017 is Air Canada. Attendees and their guests can fly in to Kingston Airport through connecting flights to Toronto, and receive a 10% discount on all regular fares. The discount covers an extended travel period to accommodate extra time before and/or after the conference.

Quote reservation code “CMDDJJG1”.

To book a flight, call 1-888-247-2262 or visit www.aircanada.com

Air Canada

By Rail
Attendees who would prefer to take the train to Kingston will be able to receive a 10% discount on all regular fares with VIA Rail Canada, covering an extended travel period for your convenience. With 22 departures and arrivals daily, Kingston’s station offers connections to and from major city centres such as Montreal, Ottawa and Toronto.

The event code to enter is “13369”.

Attendees should use the “convention fare” option in the “discount type” drop-down menu while booking

To book a ticket, call 1-888-842-7245 or visit www.viarail.ca

NEW – The Bike Train is a new sustainable transportation and tourism initiative introducing bike racks onboard select VIA passenger rail trains to destinations across Ontario. For more information visit The Bike Train The Bike Train website.

Via Rain

By Car
Arriving via Highway 401 Eastbound or Westbound, take the Division St. exit (#617) and travel south on Division St. for approximately 4.5 km. Miller Hall, home to the Department of Geological Sciences and Engineering, is located at the intersection of Division and Union streets.

By Bus
Coach Canada / Trentway-Wager Bus Lines operates 25 daily departures and arrivals at the City of Kingston terminal, to and from major city centres such as Toronto, Cornwall, and Peterborough. Coach Canada / Trentway-Wager provides passenger, charter and cargo services to and from the City of Kingston. For more information on bus schedules and fares please call (613) 547-4916 or visit the Coach Canada Coach Canada website or the Mega Bus Mega Bus website.

Greyhound Bus Lines provides service to and from the Kingston terminal. There are two to three daily departures and arrivals providing convenient connections to Ottawa. Greyhound Bus Lines also provides Courier Express cargo services via Parbus Courier Service. For more information on both of these services please call (613) 547-4916 or visit the Greyhound Bus Line Greyhound Bus Line website.

Shuttle Services to Kingston
Shuttle Kingston offers a shuttle service that operates to and from the Kingston and Syracuse Airports and Amtrak. It is a “on demand service” with a schedule twice a day. For more information, please visit the Shuttle Kingston website.

Home Run Airport Shuttle operates 24/7 and offers reliable transportation from Kingston to airports in Buffalo, Ogdensburg, Rochester, Syracuse, and Watertown. For detailed information, please visit the Home Run Airport Shuttle website.