Tourism Markham
Outdoor Skating Rink at Markham Civic Centre
Outdoor Skating Rink at Markham Civic Centre

Contact Tourism Markham

Tourism Markham is a service of Volunteer Markham which is located at the Markham Civic Centre, 101 Town Centre Boulevard map, Markham, Ontario, Canada  L3R 9W3.


Important Tourism Websites
The City of Markham is one of nine municipalities in York Region. Markham and York Region are located immediately north of the City of Toronto which is the centre of the Greater Toronto Area. Toronto is the largest city in the Province of Ontario and Canada. The most important websites you will need are the following:
 - Tourism Markham (you are here already!)
 - Tourism Toronto, 416-203-2500 or toll-free 1-800-499-2514,
 - Tourism York Region,
 - Central Counties Tourism, 1-855-204-8677,
 - Tourism Ontario, 1-800-668-2746,
 - Tourism Canada,

Travel - Airports
   - Pearson International Airport, 416-776-9892,
     - Canada's largest airport for scheduled flights; it is located approximately 30 minutes west of Markham.
   - Air Canada, 1-888-247-2262,
   - WestJet, 1-888-937-8538,
   - Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport, 416-203-6942,
     - Toronto's downtown airport; it is used by regional airlines.
   - Porter Airlines, 1-888-619-8622,
   - Buttonville Municipal Airport, 905-477-8100,
      - Located in Markham, it is one of Canada's largest private airports.

Travel - Highways
Highway 407, 1-888-407-0407,
    - This toll highway goes east-west through Markham.
Ontario Highways,
   - Highway 404 goes north-south through Markham. It connects further south to the Don Valley Parkway in Toronto.
   - Highway 401 goes east-west just south of Markham.

Travel - Transit
York Region Transit, 905-762-2100, 1-866-668-3978,
   - YRT has both local and VIVA bus routes throughout Markham.
TTC (Toronto Transit Commission), 416-393-4636,
   - Toronto's transit system supplies most of Markham's north - south bus routes.
GO Transit, 416-869-3200, 
   - The provincial transit system provides Greater Toronto Area passenger rail and bus services.
VIA Rail, 1-888-842-7245,
   - Canada's passenger rail service connects Toronto with Montreal to the east, and Windsor to the west.

Health Care Services
Markham Stouffville Hospital, 905-472-7000,
Locating family doctors, walk-in clinics, wellness clinics, pharmacies to hospitals,

Government and Business Associations
City of Markham, 905-477-7000,
Region of York, 1-877-464-9675,
City of Toronto, 416-392-2489,
Volunteer Markham, 905-415-7500,
Markham Board of Trade, 905-474-0730,
Markham Village BIA (Business Improvement Area), 905-472-2462,
Markham, Richmond Hill & Vaughan Chinese Business Association, 905-731-8806,
Unionville BIA, 905-477-0117,

Thank You
Tourism Markham wishes to thank the following for their assistance: City of Markham Communications Department, Markham Arts Council, Rebecca Chu of Smart Reach eMarketing, Volunteer Markham, Markham Board of Trade, Peter Miller, Varley Art Gallery, Markville Shopping Centre, Laura Boyden of Delta Markham, Salim Manji, John Ryerson, Bonnie Leonard, Tourism York, Angus Glen Golf Club, Dianne Murray, Mirja Raita, Don Morga, Richard Mang, Keely Grasser, Melissa Qi, Melinda Phuong, Tammy Mang of Media Diversified Inc., Elly Fox, graphic designer, Charles Lue of and especially Markham City Council for the funding and Regional Councillor Jack Heath for his determination to get Tourism Markham off the ground!

Legal Notice
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