Directions to Exhibition Place

Whether you are coming by car, bicycle, or local transit (TTC), there are many convenient options to get here. We are located in downtown Toronto on the shores of Lake Ontario. Take a virtual tour of the Exhibition Place grounds.

Road Closures and Transit Service Disruptions

Find out about upcoming road closures here

By Car

By Bicycle

Public Transit

How to get to Exhibition Place by car.

  • From the East

    Take the Gardiner Expressway west to Spadina/Lake Shore Boulevard cutoff and follow the signs for Lake Shore Boulevard.

    Take Lake Shore Boulevard to Strachan Avenue and enter via Manitoba Dr. (just north of the Princes' Gates).

  • From the West

    Take the Gardiner Expressway east to Lake Shore Boulevard

    Stay on Lake Shore Blvd. West

    There are three entrance points (at the traffic lights) to Exhibition Place from Lake Shore Boulevard - British Columbia Road, Ontario Drive and Newfoundland Drive.

  • From Pearson International Airport

    Exit 427 south to Gardiner Expressway East.

    Take the Gardiner Expressway east to Lake Shore Boulevard.

    There are three entrance points (at the traffic lights) to Exhibition Place from Lake Shore Boulevard - British Columbia Drive, Ontario Drive and Newfoundland Drive.

  • From City Centre Airport

    Take Bathurst Street north to Lakeshore Blvd. West.

    Take Lake Shore Boulevard West, turn north on Strachan Avenue and enter via Manitoba Dr. (just north of the Princes Gates), or turn North onto Fort York Road, and west at the lights on to Strachan Avenue into Exhibition Place.

    Click here to find out about road closures on the Exhibition Place Grounds.

Riding to Exhibition Place? We’ve got you covered.

Bicycles at Exhibition Place

There are 732 bike racks located on the grounds of Exhibition Place. Download a map of their locations here.

Toronto’s first New Mobility Hub is located at the Exhibition Place GO Station. The Hub provides multiple modes of transportation services such as TTC, GO, a Bikeshare Hub, bicycle parking, a WIFI hotspot, taxi hotline, weather and tourist info, secure bicycle lockers, and a map of downtown Toronto.

How to get to Exhibition Place using public transit

There are two stations on Exhibition Grounds and numerous parking locations both above and below ground.

  • 29 Dufferin Bus

    Take the Bloor subway to Dufferin Station, board the #29 bus south to Exhibition Place.

    Summer: Please note that the #29 Dufferin stops at Dufferin Gate Loop and does not enter the grounds from mid-June until after the CNE

    Fall: Please note that there will be a temporary route change from 8 p.m. October 27 to 6 a.m. November 11, 2019.

    Click here for more information on this route change.

    TTC 29 Dufferin

  • 121A/C Fort York-Esplanade

    This bus route originates at Front St East at Parliament St. and will drop passengers off at Princes' Gates loop.

    Please note that during the summer, the 121A (Exhibition Place-Distillery) branch operates all day, every day outside the summer months. The 121C (Exhibition-Cherry Beach) is a seasonal route that operates from mid-May to mid-October.

    TTC 121 Fort-York Esplanade

  • 511 Bathurst Streetcar

    Take the Bloor subway to Bathurst Station, board the #511 streetcar south to Exhibition Place.

    TTC 511 Bathurst

  • 509 Harbourfront Streetcar

    Take the Yonge-University subway to Union Station. Take the 509 Streetcar from the Union Station southbound streetcar tunnel towards Exhibition Place.

    TTC 509 Harbourfront

    NOTE:
    - There are two streetcar stops at Exhibition Place, at Strachan Avenue, and at Exhibition Loop, adjacent to the Horse Palace/GO Station.
    - For events held at Enercare Centre & Beanfield Centre please use the Strachan Avenue stop adjacent to the Princes' Gates.
    - For events in BMO Field, Ricoh Coliseum, Queen Elizabeth Building or Better Living Centre please use the TTC loop at the end of the line.

  • Exhibition GO

    If travelling to Exhibition Place by GO Transit, please get off at the Exhibition GO station.

    For more information, visit the TTC at www.ttc.ca or call 416-393-4636 or GO Transit at www.gotransit.com or call 1-888-GET-ON-GO (438-6646) toll-free or 1-800-387-3652 (TTY teletypewriters only).

Parking at Exhibition Place

Offering 5,800 parking spaces located adjacent to one of Toronto’s main highways, the Gardiner Expressway, including 1,300 underground. A convenience very few venues can offer!

We are enhancing the signage in our lots in order to better serve you!

Parking is available to the public in the following lots:
  • Enercare Centre Garage = 850
  • 851, 852, 853, 854, 855, 856, 857, 858, and 859

 

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  • Accessible Parking

    Exhibition Place provides a total of 88 accessible parking spaces throughout all of its surface parking lots and indoor garage. All spaces are located near the entrances to the lots and/or close to the pedestrian access points to buildings and event space. Regular parking rates apply.

  • Hybrid Vehicle Parking Spaces

    A total of 14 parking spaces are provided exclusively for energy efficient hybrid electric/gasoline vehicles. These preferred spaces are located in Lots 852, 852, 853 and 854 and the indoor garage, in close proximity to the wheelchair-accessible spaces. The preferred location of the hybrid spaces recognizes the contribution that owners are making towards lowering emissions, and the use of the spaces is left to the discretion of drivers. Regular parking rates apply.

  • Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

    Charge your electric vehicle in the underground parking garage at Enercare Centre. Look for the green 'Electric Vehicle Charging Station' signs in the underground parking lot: on the west, and north side of Hall D (green zone); south side of Hall B (blue zone); north and south side of Hall A (red zone). Regular parking rates apply.

  • Parent and Child Parking

    A total of 5 parking spaces are provided for the exclusive use of parents with small children and/or strollers. These are located in the indoor garage, and in Lots 851 and 853, near the accessible and hybrid parking spaces, with easy access to the buildings and event space. Regular parking rates apply.

    Click here to find out about road closures on the Exhibition Place Grounds.

Surface Lots
  • $16.00
  • After 6:00 pm $13.00
Indoor parking (Enercare Centre)
  • $16.00
  • After 6:00 pm $13.00

Indoor parking (Enercare Centre) rates increase $3 on peak usage days

Increased rates for BMO Field and special events including Budweiser Stage or Echo Beach events: to a max of $35

  • Parking rates subject to change at a moments notice
  • Please note that these rates may change during playoffs.

All parking lots are operated by Exhibition Place. Taxicab service is available at all main entrances. We also offer exhibitor parking programs and valet parking services.

Credit Card (Apple Pay, Google Pay, AMEX Also Accepted) and Debit Card
Green P Mobile App *except Lot 850/Enercare Parking Garage

Surface parking lots are always open and visitors to Exhibition Place can use the Pay and Display machines or Mobile Pay. The open times for underground parking at Enercare Centre may vary. For additional info, please call Parking Services at 416-263-3645.

Maps of Exhibition Place

Find your way around the Exhibition Place grounds

view ground maps