A Big Little Airport
Originally intended to be the main airport servicing Toronto and named for a Canadian World War I flying ace, the Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is the biggest little airport you’ll ever see. Nicknamed the Toronto Island Airport (YTZ) due to its location on the Toronto Islands, it sees more than two million business and leisure travelers each year. Popular airlines flying in and out of Billy Bishop Airport include Air Canada Express and Porter Airlines.
That number is just one statistic that will astonish you as you fly in over its runways and see just how small it is compared to most international, big city terminals. But don’t let that size fool you. Billy Bishop was ranked Canada’s ninth and Ontario’s third busiest airport and for good reason. Get a room at one of the hotels near Toronto, ON (YTZ-Billy Bishop Toronto City and discover for yourself what makes this little island terminal such an important Ontario landmark.
From Here to Everywhere
After you land, take the ferry right to your hotel near Toronto, ON (YTZ-Billy Bishop Toronto City) and you’ll see just how well off you actually are. Whether you choose the luxury of the SoHo Metropolitan or the beauty of the Renaissance Toronto or the convenience of the Radisson Admiral, not only will you have a gorgeous room at a great price, you’ll be right in the thick of it all. Harbourfront, with all its events and local color, is between the airport and your hotel. Only minutes in any direction you can find other must-see locations like BMO Field, the Air Canada Centre, Fort York Historic Site, the Molson Amphitheatre, and the Rogers Centre. Take a trip back to the dark ages at the Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament or experience some Toronto history at the Queen’s York Ranger’s Museum. All of this and more is waiting for you right from the lobby of your hotel near Toronto, ON (YTZ-Billy Bishop Toronto City).