Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ)

FAA Code Time Zone America/Toronto
Phone Fax +1 416 776 3580
Latitude 43.681585 Longitude -79.61146
Web Site Email
Current Date and Time 07:45 04-Jul-2020
Open Hours Monday through Sunday, all day Elevation 569 Feets
Address 6301 Silver Dart Dr, Mississauga, ON L5P 1B2, Canada

Toronto Pearson International Airport Facts

Toronto Pearson International Airport is an international airport serving Toronto, Ontario, Canada, its metropolitan area, and the Golden Horseshoe, an urban agglomeration that is home to 8.7 million people. The airport is located 22.5 km northwest of downtown Toronto, in the adjacent city of Mississauga. The airport is named in honour of Lester B. Pearson, the 14th Prime Minister of Canada. Pearson Airport is the largest and busiest airport in Canada.

In 2013, it handled 36,109,469 passengers and 435,592 aircraft movements. It is the world's 35th-busiest airport by total passenger traffic, 23rd-busiest airport by international passenger traffic, and 18th-busiest airport by flights. Pearson is a major North American global gateway, handling more international passengers than any airport in North America other than John F. Kennedy International Airport.

Toronto Pearson is the main hub for Air Canada. It is also a hub for passenger airline WestJet and cargo airline FedEx Express, and serves as an operating base for passenger airlines Air Transat and Sunwing Airlines. Pearson Airport is operated by the Greater Toronto Airports Authority as part of Transport Canada's National Airports System and is one of eight Canadian airports with facilities for United States border preclearance.

An extensive network of non-stop domestic flights is operated from Toronto Pearson by several airlines to all major and many secondary cities across all provinces of Canada. There are 75 airlines operating at Toronto Pearson, connecting the airport to over 155 international destinations worldwide. Pearson is one of only two airports in North America, the other being JFK International Airport, with scheduled direct flights to all six of the world's inhabited continents.


Toronto Pearson International Airport Destinations

Destination IATA Flight
Edmonton International Airport YEG Flights from Toronto to Edmonton
Winnipeg Airport YWG Flights from Toronto to Winnipeg
Minneapolis Saint Paul Airport MSP Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis
Leonardo da Vinci International Airport FCO Flights from Toronto to Rome
Vancouver International Airport YVR Flights from Toronto to Vancouver
Calgary International Airport YYC Flights from Toronto to Calgary
Ottawa International Airport YOW Flights from Toronto to Ottawa
Punta Cana Airport PUJ Flights from Toronto to Punta Cana
Nassau International Airport NAS Flights from Toronto to Nassau
Medellin Jose Marie Cordova Airport MDE Flights from Toronto to Medellin
Entebbe Airport EBB Flights from Toronto to Entebbe
Detroit Metropolitan Airport DTW Flights from Toronto to Detroit
Qu├ębec City Jean Lesage International Airport YQB Flights from Toronto to Quebec
Hong Kong International Airport HKG Flights from Toronto to Hong Kong
Athens International Airport ATH Flights from Toronto to Athens
Cancun International Airport CUN Flights from Toronto to Cancun