• Union Pearson Express

    Union Pearson Express is a dedicated air-rail link that speeds travellers from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Union Station in the heart of downtown Toronto.

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    It’s fast, reliable, and the trip only takes 25 minutes, with trains leaving every 15 minutes. There are also stops at Bloor and Weston stations.

    The first train departs Union Station at 4:55 a.m. with arrival at Toronto Pearson at 5:20 a.m.
    The first train departs Toronto Pearson at 5:27 a.m. with arrival at Union Station at 5:52 a.m.
    Last train from Union Station is at 1:00 a.m. with arrival at Toronto Pearson at 1:25 a.m.
    Last train from Toronto Pearson is at 12:57 a.m. with arrival at Union Station at 1:22 a.m.

    UP Express was designed for travellers. We provide free Wi-Fi on trains and in station, convenient charging stations for devices, airline check-in kiosks where you can print boarding passes and luggage tags, and up-to-the minute flight information. UP Express offers easy access, with level boarding and plenty of storage so bags and strollers are never a hassle.

    UP Express Tickets

    You can purchase tickets from:

    • The ticket vending machines at Toronto Pearson and at Weston, Bloor and Union stations.
    • The Customer service counter at Toronto Pearson in Terminal 1, Arrivals Level.
    • Onboard the train during your journey.
    • Use your PRESTO pass for great reduced fare options.

    For more information, visit www.upexpress.com.


    Park & Ride. City traffic getting you down? Park at Toronto Pearson, then ride the UP Express downtown with your family* for $35 Weekdays after 5 p.m. and all weekend long. torontopearson.com/toandfrom/upexpress

    Park and Ride Tickets

    City traffic getting you down? Park at Toronto Pearson, then ride the UP Express downtown with your family* for $35 on weekdays after 5 p.m. and all weekend long. To buy your Park and Ride tickets:

    • Go to torontopearson.com/parking.
    • In the parking reservation widget, enter a start and end date/time that does not exceed 24 hours in total parking duration.
    • Select “Get Quote” and choose Terminal 1 Daily Park & UP Express Promo as your parking product, then complete your purchase.

    The UP Express Park and Ride product will appear for purchase for entries between March 30, 2018 and September 30, 2018.

    *Terms and conditions apply.
    Family means 2 adults and up to 3 children 19 years of age or less travelling together. Bookings must be made online at www.torontopearson.com/parking no later than midnight September 30, 2018. Parking is for 1 vehicle at the Toronto Pearson Terminal 1 Daily Park Garage for up to 24 hours. Return passage on UP Express Monday to Friday is for departures leaving after 5:00 PM and returning up to 7 hours after departure.

    Return passage on UP Express on Saturday, Sunday and Statutory Holidays is for departures leaving any time and returning up to 7 hours after departure. UP Express tickets issued by Greater Toronto Airports Authority are non-transferable and non-exchangeable, and guests must present their ticket along with photo identification to UP Express staff upon request. Seating cannot be guaranteed. Terms and conditions apply: www.torontopearson.com/parking and www.upexpress.com/AboutUP/TermsAndConditionsV6.
    Your train ticket is sold on behalf Metrolinx. For any issues regarding the UP Express, please contract Metrolinx directly.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How do I purchase the Park & Ride offer?

    • Please visit torontopearson.com/parking. Credit card payment is required.
    • In the parking reservation widget, enter a start and end date/time that does not exceed 24 hours in total parking duration.
    • Select “Get Quote” and choose Terminal 1 Daily Park & UP Express Promo as your parking product, then complete your purchase.

    The UP Express Park and Ride product will appear for purchase for entries between March 30, 2018 and September 30, 2018.

    How many people can ride the train on the UP Express Park & Ride promotion ticket?

    Families with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children 19 years of age and under.

    When do I have to return from the city?

    Your train fare expires within 7 hours of your trip start time.

    What happens if I stay later than the 7 hours?

    You will be required to purchase a new train fare for your return to Pearson Station.

    What is the earliest train I can catch with the Park & Ride promotion?

    On weekdays, the earliest you can depart from Pearson to Union is at 5 p.m.. On weekends and holidays, you can catch a train at any time.

    What is the last train from Union Station:

    The last train departs at 1:00 a.m.

    I live near the Bloor or Weston station. Can I use the UP Express Park & Ride promotion ticket to get downtown?

    The Park and Ride program is only valid for trips from Pearson Station.

    Will I be able to get on the UP Express train using a Toronto Pearson Booking Confirmation or will I get another ticket?

    Yes!  Please present your Booking Confirmation (printed or on a mobile device) as well as valid photo ID to our Guest Service Representative to board the train. Photo ID must match the name printed on the ticket. Keep your Booking Confirmation and photo ID for your return trip and to exit the parking garage.

    Where do I park once I am on Pearson property?

    Follow the signs to Terminal 1, Departures Level (entrance on your left). Use either of the two left hand lanes for Daily Park. Do not use the Express Park lanes on the right.

    How do I access the garage?

    When you are in a Daily Park lane, do not take a ticket from the vending machine. Scan your pre-paid Booking Confirmation sheet to gain access to the garage. You can park in any available space.

    Where is the UP Express Train platform located?

    Proceed to Level 5 West Lobby from the parking garage and follow signs that read "Train to City".

    How do I get out of the parking garage?

    Drive to exit gates and scan your Booking Confirmation barcode at exit gate to raise gate arm.

    My plans have changed and I want to cancel my Park & Ride purchase. How do I do this?

    Please contact Customer Service at 416-776-5157. Please note, you must cancel within 24 hours of your trip date, otherwise and a $35 cancellation fee will be charged.


    Pearson Station Location

    The UP Express station is located in Terminal 1 next to the Terminal Link Train.

    • From Terminal 1: Follow the "Train to City" signs.
    • From Terminal 3: Take the free Terminal Link Train to Terminal 1 and follow the "Train to City" signs.

    Download detailed directions to UP Express (PDF) 

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