Getting There

Location, Getting There & Hotels

The MaRs Centr
101 College Street, Toronto, ON

The MaRS Centre is in the Discovery District, between the country’s leading teaching hospitals and three major universities. Minutes from Canada’s financial centre. And steps from provincial and city governments.


Eaton Chelsea
Centrally located within walking distance to the city’s subway as well as the Discovery District, Eaton Chelsea, Toronto offers travelers efficient and comfortable accommodation in the heart of the city.

For booking with a MaRs preferred rate, please click here.

Courtyard by Marriott
Experience the largest full-service Courtyard by Marriott in the world, Courtyard Toronto Downtown. Our renowned Toronto hotel is near shopping in Bloor-Yorkville, Toronto Eaton Centre, entertainment, businesses and subway transit.

For booking with a MaRs preferred rate, please call: 1-800-847-5075.

The Holiday Inn Toronto Bloor Yorkville
The Holiday Inn Toronto Bloor Yorkville is surrounded by the beautiful University of Toronto campus and our exclusive Bloor Street West address borders downtown Toronto’s Yorkville District.

For booking with a MaRs preferred rate, please click here.



Subway – MaRS is located just steps east of the Queen’s Park subway station at the corner of College and University Avenue with connecting service to Go Trains at Union Station.
Streetcar – The College Street streetcar stops at the corner of Elizabeth St & College Street at the north-east corner of the MaRS Centre.

By charter bus
The main Toronto Bus Terminal is located a short five minute walk away south of the MaRS Centre on Elizabeth Street.

From Union Station
Start on UNIVERSITY AVE (at FRONT ST W & UNIVERSITY AVE in TORONTO) going toward HEENAN PL (northward) – go 1.1 mi
Turn right on COLLEGE ST – go 0.1 mi
By Car

From Lester B. Pearson International Airport

Start going toward the AIRPORT EXIT on TERMINAL ACCESS ROAD – go 0.3 km
Continue on AEROQUAY CRES – go 0.3 km
Take left ramp onto ON-409 – go 5.8 km
ON-409 becomes MACDONALD-CARTIER FWY – go 0.3 km
MACDONALD-CARTIER FWY becomes ON-401 – go 8.5 km
Take ramp onto WILLIAM R ALLEN RD – go 4.0 km
Take left ramp toward EGLINTON AVE W – go < 0.1 km Turn left on EGLINTON AVE W – go 1.0 km Turn right on BATHURST ST – go 5.1 km Turn left on COLLEGE ST – go 1.6 km Arrive at 101 COLLEGE ST, TORONTO Parking
Monday to Friday

$4 per 30 mins
$18 daily max (to 5am)