Markham c/o Markham Civic Centre
101 Town Centre Boulevard
Markham, Ontario L3R 9W3 Canada
905-475-4720 during the following hours:
Mon. - Fri. 8:30 am - 9:30 pm; Sat., Sun. & holidays, 9 am - 5
Tourism Markham is a service
of Information Markham which is located at the Markham Civic Centre.
Important Tourism Websites
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 York Region, www.yorkscene.com
416-203-2500 or toll-free 1-800-499-2514,
- Tourism Ontario,
- Tourism Canada, www.canada.travel
Travel - Airports
Travel - Highways
Pearson International Airport, 416-776-9892, www.torontopearson.com
- Canada's largest airport for scheduled
flights; it is located approximately 30 minutes west of
- Air Canada, 1-888-247-2262, www.aircanada.com
- WestJet, 1-888-937-8538, www.westjet.com
Billy Bishop Toronto City
Airport, 416-203-6942, www.torontoport.com
- Toronto's downtown airport; it is used by
- Porter Airlines, 1-888-619-8622, www.flyporter.com
Buttonville Municipal Airport, 905-477-8100, www.torontoairways.com
- Located in Markham, it is one of Canada's
largest private airports.
- This toll highway goes
east-west through Markham.
Ontario Highways, www.mto.gov.on.ca
- 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, www.yrt.ca
- YRT has both local and VIVA bus routes
TTC (Toronto Transit Commission), 416-393-4636, www.TTC.ca
- Toronto's transit system supplies most of
Markham's north - south bus routes.
GO Transit, 416-869-3200, www.gotransit.com
- The provincial transit system provides Greater
Toronto Area passenger rail and bus services.
VIA Rail, 1-888-842-7245, www.viarail.ca
- Canada's passenger rail service connects Toronto
with Montreal to the east, and Windsor to the west.
Government and Business Associations
Region of York,
City of Toronto, 416-392-2489,
Information Markham, 905-415-7500, www.informationmarkham.ca
Markham Board of Trade, 905-474-0730,
Markham Village BIA (Business Improvement Area), 905-472-2462, www.mainstreetmarkham.com
Richmond Hill & Markham Chinese Business Association,
Unionville BIA, 905-477-0117, www.unionvilleinfo.com
Please feel free to contact us
with your questions, comments and suggestions.
Tourism Markham wishes to thank the following for their assistance:
City of Markham Communications Department, Markham Arts Council,
Rebecca Chu of Smart Reach eMarketing, Information 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, Don
Morga, Richard Mang, Keely Grasser, Tammy Mang of Media Diversified
Inc., Elly Fox, graphic designer, Charles Lue of GuidingStar.ca and
especially Markham City Council for the initial funding and Deputy
Mayor Jack Heath for his determination to get Tourism Markham off the
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at any time. Tourism Markham makes every effort to ensure the accuracy
of the information it publishes, but cannot be held responsible for any
consequences arising from errors or omissions.
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