Travel and Accommodation

Accommodation

The IFA 15th Global Conference on Ageing will be held at the Hilton Niagara Falls and Fallsview Casino Resort, with rooms overlooking both the American and Canadian Horseshoe Falls.

 

The IFA has secured a discounted rate at the Hilton Niagara Falls/Fallsview Hotel & Suites from Monday 1 March until Sunday 7 March 2021. Delegates can take advantage of the $135.00 CAD (+ taxes and fees) per night guaranteed price with the following details:

 

Group Name: International Federation on Ageing

Group Code: IFAIND

Hotel Address: 6361 Fallsview Blvd, Niagara Falls, Ontario Canada L2G 3V9

 

Please note that these rates only apply to delegates who book before 30 January 2021, and will be first-come, first-serve.

 

Please call 1-866-873-9829 or click here to book online!

 

 


Transportation

The 15th Global Conference will be held in the heart of the international border city of Niagara Falls, Ontario. See Map.

 

Air Travel

The venue is located within a reasonable distance of multiple airports. Shuttle buses are available from the following:

  • 40 minutes from Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF)
    Discounted shuttle bus available. Reservation required. Find out more here.
  • 85 minutes from Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ)
    Free shuttle available, more information to come.

 

The venue can also be reached from the following airports:

  • 15 minutes from Niagara District Airport (YCM)
  • 20 minutes from Niagara Falls International Airport (IAG)
  • 50 minutes from the Hamilton International Airport (YHM)

Flight Discount

Air Canada is Canada’s largest domestic and international airline serving more than 200 airports on six continents. Air Canada is among the 20 largest airlines in the world and serves more than 41 million customers each year.

 

With around 44 flights a day arriving and departing from Toronto Pearson International Airport, Air Canada is offering delegates a discount on flights booked to and from Toronto between Monday, 22 February 2021 and Sunday, March 14, 2021.

Please note: Tango is now known as Standard fares.  Basic fares may be used, but do not offer a further discount with the use of the Code.

To take advantage of this special offer, visit aircanada.com and input the discount code (EYAMXME1) when booking your flight.

 

Ground

Niagara Falls is directly linked to major highways in Canada and the United States and is connected to the United States by three international bridges.
In addition to the Peace Bridge, there are three border crossing points in the Niagara Region:

  1. Queenston-Lewistown Bridge connects Hwy. 405 in Queenston, Ontario, and Interstate 90 in Lewistown, New York.
  2. Rainbow Bridge connects Hwy 420 in Niagara Falls, Ontario, with Niagara Falls, New York.
  3. Whirlpool Rapids Bridge connects River Road and Bridge Street in Niagara Falls, Ontario, with State Roads 104 and 182 in Niagara Falls, New York.

 

Train

VIA Rail and Amtrak provide a daily service to Niagara Falls with connections through-out Ontario, Quebec and New York.

 

Bus

Niagara Falls bus terminal services Coach Canada, GO transit, Greyhound Canada, Megabus, and Niagara Transit.

 

GO Transit
GO Bus works with the GO Train to transport passengers from across Ontario to Toronto and then directly to Niagara. With stops in St. Catharines, Niagara-on-the-Lake and Niagara Falls, passengers can easily and affordably travel into Niagara from across Ontario.

 

Greyhound and Megabus
Greyhound and Megabus charter buses direct from Toronto and Buffalo, NY to the Niagara Falls Bus Terminal (4555 Erie Avenue) in Canada, daily. With bus connections to Toronto from across Canada and Buffalo from across the United States, there are several origin locations to choose from.