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Directions to Queen's

By Car    [highway graphic]    [parking meter graphic]

  • From Montréal
    • West on Autoroute 720, then west on Autoroute 20, then west on Ontario's Highway 401
    • About 290 km, or about 3 hours by car
  • From Ottawa
    • South on Highway 416, and west on Highway 401
    • About 200 km, or about 2 hours by car
  • From Toronto
    • East on Highway 401
    • About 260 km, or about 2.75 hours by car
  • From Syracuse
    • North on I-81 to the border of Canada
    • West on Thousand Islands Bridge to Highway 401
    • West on Highway 401
    • About 215 km, or about 2.5 hours by car

Exit: Follow Highway 401 to Kingston and exit south on Sir John A. Macdonald Blvd. (exit 615).
Follow this street south to Union Street, which is at the eighth set of traffic lights.
Turn left onto Union and continue for approximately 10 blocks to the Queen's campus.

Parking: Paid, underground parking is available off Stuart Street at University Avenue. Metered street level parking is available on main campus along the side streets, and in the parking lot located at Barrie Street and King Street. (See campus map for parking locations).

By Train, Bus, or Air (and Taxi)    [train graphic]    [bus graphic]    [airplane graphic]    [taxi graphic]

  • Train service to Kingston arrives at the Kingston VIA Rail Station. (Train service is available from Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal)
  • Bus service arrives at the John Counter Blvd Bus Terminal (Bus service  is available from Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal)
  • Flights arrive at Kingston's Norman Rogers Airport
  • The Queen's campus is about a $15-20 taxi ride from the train station, bus terminal and airport. Allow for 15-20 minutes travel time during peak periods.

[map locating Kingston]

Finding Kingston, Ontario, Canada: select image for larger view.