Getting to Toronto

Visa Information

SGO welcomes the world to Toronto, ON, Canada. As you plan your trip to attend the SGO 2020 Annual Meeting, you are strongly encouraged to apply for a visa as early as possible. You may request a visa letter when registering online for the Annual Meeting. Once registration is completed, a visa letter will be sent to the email you used for registration. If you have questions, please contact We look forward to seeing you at the SGO 2020 Annual Meeting. 

Airfare Discounts

To get a custom itinerary with the lowest applicable air fares and the best possible journey times, SGO’s official travel agent is Gant Travel Management. Representatives are available toll-free at 1-800-621-1083 (or 1-630-227-3873 outside U.S. and Canada), Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CST. A $25 service fee will be issued per airline ticket.

Airport Travel distances

The Metro Toronto Convention Centre is located at 255 Front St W, Toronto, ON M5V 2W6, Canada. It is 27 kilometers (almost 17 miles) from Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ).


Taxi cab service is available from the transportation plazas located outside of baggage claim. One-way fare to the City Center is $65 CAD from Toronto Pearson Airport (YYZ). Uber rideshare service also available at Toronto Pearson Airport and is approximately $45 CAD one-way to the City Center.  

The UP Express – Pearson Airport Station

Union Pearson Express runs from Pearson Airport to Union Station in downtown Toronto in just 25 minutes. Adult one-way fare from Pearson Airport to Union is $12.35 CAD. Children under 12 years of age ride free. The first departure from Pearson Airport is at 5:27 a.m. Trains depart every 15 minutes until 12:57 a.m. Directions to The UP Express from the baggage claim at Toronto Pearson Airport are on the UP Express website. You can also purchase Union Pearson Express tickets online.