Getting There

Come to the island for the one of Toronto’s friendliest and most pleasant runs

Free ferry tickets

to all participants who pick up their race kits at The Runners Shop on Friday Sept 9th or Sept 10th.


The Ferry Dock is located at the rear of the Westin Harbour Castle at the foot of Yonge St. south of Queen’s Quay.

Lot Parking

Parking is available at the Green P lot on Bay St, across from the Air Canada Centre. We recommend parking at the Green P lot on Bay St, just north of Queens Quay and across from the Air Canada Centre. The walk to the ferry docks from the lot is approx 250 metres

Public Transportation

The closest subway station is Union and the 509 Harbourfront Streetcar runs west along Queen’s Quay between Union station and Exhibition Place.

Getting on the Ferries

To get to the race on time, take the Centre Island Ferry no later than 9:30 a.m.

With line-up, the ferry ride takes half an hour and the walk to the start area adds another 10 minutes. So allow a minimum of 40 minutes to get to the start area.

Ferry Schedule

Depart City Depart Centre Island
8:00a.m. 8:15a.m.
9:00a.m. 9:15a.m.
9:30a.m. 9:45a.m.
*10:00a.m. 10:15a.m.
10:30a.m. 10:45a.m.
Every Half Hour Until 7:30p.m. Every Half Hour Until 7:45pm

* We strongly recommend being on no later ferry than the 10a.m. if you are in the 10k event.

Additional Information

For ferry info, call 416-392-8193.