Travel & Accommodations

 Shuttle service between Pearson Airport and Trent University is available from Century Transportation   To obtain their corporate rate, call them directly (the corporate rate isn’t available through on-line booking; 1-888-465-5987), or email Patricia MacAlpine (patriciama@centurytransportation.ca).  Be sure to mention the CSSS conference when you phone/email.  The corporate rate for a one-way, single passenger trip between the airport and Trent inclusive of taxes is $102.  Reduced rates are available when 2 or more passengers are traveling together.

 

Directions to Trent’s Symons Campus  in Peterborough, Ontario

peterborough map

From Toronto

  • Take Highway 401 east to Highway 35/115
  • Follow Highway 115 north
  • At Peterborough, exit at The Parkway
  • Continue on The Parkway until it ends at Clonsilla Avenue
  • Turn right (east) at Clonsilla Avenue
  • Clonsilla Avenue will become Charlotte Street
  • Follow Charlotte Street into downtown Peterborough
  • Turn left (north) at Water Street immediately following the clock tower (Market Hall)
  • Continue north on Water Street for 6.5km
  • Turn right on Nassau Mills Road
  • Turn left on West Bank Drive for Conference Services, Blackburn Hall, Bata Library, Athletics Building, Champlain College, Lady Eaton College, and the Bookstore
  • Turn right at East Bank Drive for the Science Complex, Wenjack Theatre, Gzowski College, Otonabee College and the DNA Building (Nassau Mills Road becomes River Road)

From Ottawa

  • Follow Highway 7 west (Lansdowne Street) to George Street
  • Turn right (north) on George Street immediately following the Peterborough Memorial Centre
  • Follow George Street as it turns right into Water Street at Sherbrooke Street
  • Continue north on Water Street for approximately 7km
  • Turn right on Nassau Mills Road
  • Turn left on West Bank Drive for Conference Services, Blackburn Hall, Bata Library, Athletics Building, Champlain College, Lady Eaton College, and the Bookstore
  • Turn right at East Bank Drive for the Science Complex, Wenjack Theatre, Gzowski College, Otonabee College and the DNA Building (Nassau Mills Road becomes River Road)

 

CSSS 2017 Accommodations Information

Note: Pricing below does not include taxes.

Holiday Inn Peterboroughvarious room types available;  $135.00 to $175.00

Best Western: $124.95; includes breakfast

Peterborough Inn and Suites$99.99; includes breakfast

Trent Campus – Gzowski College:  Dormitory-style accommodation; $73.00; includes breakfast

 

Note – the three hotels listed above are located 8-9 km away from Trent University.   Free parking will be provided for all CSSS conference attendees, and there is a bus route that links downtown and the university (George Street North route) that runs every 40 minutes on weekdays. Check the Peterborough Transit website for more details.