The Start Line is located 3 KM South of the QEW, on the beautiful lakeshore close to Downtown Oakville at Coronation Park.
Approximate Driving Time to Start Line
City Estimated Time
Mississauga 15 Minutes
Hamilton 20 Minutes
Toronto 30 Minutes
Guelph, Waterloo, Kitchener 45 Minutes
Niagara Falls 1 Hour
Oshawa 1 Hour & 10 Minutes
Barrie 1 Hour & 15 Minutes
London 1 Hour & 30 Minutes
Buffalo 1 Hour & 35 Minutes
Windsor/Detroit 3 Hours & 30 Minutes
Ottawa 5 Hours


The Oakville Trail System features more than 140 kilometres of path that spreads across all communities and connects all sections of the Town. It is a great way to get around and to get to know fascinating historical information about the Town.


GO transit serves a population of 6-million within an 8,000 square-km region. It extends from Toronto to Hamilton, Milton and Guelph in the west and as far as Oshawa and Port Perry eastward. Oakville GO is a busy stop along the Lakeshore route which will have Bus connections to all parts of the town. This is a time efficient and economical solution to get to the starting line.

VIA Rail connects the Greater Toronto Area with the rest of Canada. It operates 480 trains a week, including 300 in Southern Ontario and Quebec. Oakville GO is a main VIA destination for most trains in the Ontario region.


Lester B. Pearson International Airport is located just outside Oakville in Mississauga and is Canada's busiest airport. Many airlines offer direct flights to 27 Canadian locations, 42 U.S. destinations, and 84 International destinations.

Public Transit

Plan your trip to the event using the Transit Trip Planner on the Oakville Transit website: