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Tourism Markham

Tourism Markham c/o Markham Civic Centre
101 Town Centre Boulevard map
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 pm
Eastern Time


Tourism Markham is a service of Information Markham which is located at the Markham Civic Centre.

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 York Region, www.yorkscene.com
 - Tourism Toronto, 416-203-2500 or toll-free 1-800-499-2514, www.seetorontonow.com
 - Tourism Ontario, 1-800-668-2746, www.ontariotravel.net 
 - Tourism Canada, www.canada.travel 

Travel - Airports
Pearson International Airport, 416-776-9892, www.torontopearson.com
   - Canada's largest airport for scheduled flights; it is located approximately 30 minutes west of Markham.
   - 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 regional airlines.
   - 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.

Travel - Highways
Highway 407, 1-888-407-0407, www.407etr.com 
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 throughout Markham.
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

City of Markham
, 905-477-7000, www.markham.ca
Region of York,
1-877-464-9675, www.york.ca
City of Toronto,
416-392-2489, www.toronto.ca
Information Markham,
905-415-7500, www.informationmarkham.ca
Markham Board of Trade,
905-474-0730, www.markhamboard.com
Markham Village BIA (Business Improvement Area), 905-472-2462, www.mainstreetmarkham.com

Richmond Hill & Markham Chinese Business Association, 905-731-8806, www.rhmcba.ca
Unionville BIA, 905-477-0117, www.unionvilleinfo.com

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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, 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 ground!

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All Rights Reserved 2015. Reproduction in whole or in part strictly prohibited. Materials contained in this Website are subject to change 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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